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  1. Race Boat to Attempt US-Cuba Speed RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    ... On the morning of August 17, the Lucas Oil Speed Record attempt will begin at 6:30 a.m. EDT in Mallory Square, Key West. The timer starting the record attempt will be triggered just south of Sunset Key and will stop when SilverHook reaches the ...

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  2. Bank robber: 'I want to go back to prison'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Front www.keysnet.com

    The man who robbed a Key West bank Monday morning used a threatening note to demand cash and later told police he wanted to return to prison, according to federal agents. Jonathan Robert Meyers, 45, of Nokomis, Fla., was charged with bank robbery in federal court Wednesday, after Key West police nabbed him within about 20 minutes of the 9:15 a.m. robbery of Centennial Bank, 1229 Simonton St..

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  3. Key West homeless shelter 'fee' proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Front www.keysnet.com

    To help pay the $462,000 a year it costs to run its emergency homeless shelter, perhaps the city of Key West could charge those who are employed a nightly fee, a city commissioner proposed this week during budget hearings. City Commissioner Jimmy Weekley only asked the question and Commissioner Sam Kaufman wondered whether the shelter could be divided into an emergency free shelter - required under well-settled case law in order for the city to enforce its anti-camping and trespassing laws - and another program for the working homeless.

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  4. Dissociative psychedelic Ketamine may help suicidal childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Boing Boing

    ... trip gave him clear instructions on creating a trippy style of bas relief wood sculptures. A 39 year old man in Key West Florida has been arrested after police found a large amount of cocaine hidden in a 'Cookie Monster' doll in his vehicle. More ...

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  5. He was handing out $50 tips at a cafe. Police then charged him with bank robbery.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Tri-cityherald.com

    A man tipping $50 bills Monday morning on Duval Street was arrested for bank robbery 20 minutes after the 911 report came in, Key West police said. Jonathan Robert Meyers, 45, of Nokomis, Florida, allegedly walked into the Simonton Street branch of Centennial Bank and demanded money - saying he had a weapon that didn't turn up during his arrest - before heading to Key West's most famous street to spend other people's cash, according to police.

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  6. The magical convenience of Key lime pieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... has it, one of the early mega-distributors of Borden's condensed milk was a wealthy businessman who lived in Key West, Florida, William Curry. Curry also happened to be a shipping magnate and the sailors on his many boats needed products to store ...

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  7. 'C' is for cocaine?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Camus McNair, 39, was arrested after police say they found a Cookie Monster stuffed animal stuffed with cocaine Sheriff's Office) KEY WEST, Fla. - A Florida man is behind bars after police discovered a cocaine-stuffed Cookie Monster doll in his car during a traffic stop.

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  8. Getting Financing for the Condo You WantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | PR Log

    KEY WEST, Fla. - July 13, 2017 - PRLog -- Per Fred Mullins, Top Producing Member of Team Mullins at Coldwell Banker Schmitt in Key West and owner of www.lowerkeys- homes.com,"About 94 percent of the home loan market is claimed by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, the FHA, and VA.

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  9. Om nom uh-oh! Cocaine found in Cookie Monster toyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | MyHighPlains.com

    A Cookie Monster stuffed animal gobbled up something else that starts with the letter "C," according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Camus McNair, 39, is facing felony charges after deputies found a toy filled with 314 grams of cocaine in the Key West, Florida, man's car, authorities say. 4 comments

  10. Safe Money Broadcasting Acquires Independent Consumer Financial Education WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | PR Log

    ... branding, and enjoy a full-service client education program with no business requirements to any financial company. KEY WEST, Fla. - July 13, 2017 - PRLog -- Emerging Internet and media publishing company, Safe Money Broadcasting ("SMB") has ...

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  11. 8 Perfect Spots for a Winter GetawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | JD Journal

    ... high-end restaurants and more affordable options for the foodie, all in a warm climate near the Mexican border. Key West, Florida : One of the most popular islands in Florida, Key West boasts beautiful weather during the winter months with plenty of ...

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  12. Four U.S. men attempt to kayak from Cuba to FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Reuters

    ... on Wednesday (July 12) to cross the Florida Straits in kayaks - covering 113 miles (180 kilometres) from Havana to Key West, Florida. The team, which includes members Andy Cochrane and Wyatt Roscoe, hopes to make the journey in 30 or 40 hours. The ...

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  13. Police seized a Cookie Monster doll stuffed with more than half a pound of cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Bellingham Herald

    A Key West, Florida, man was arrested Wednesday morning in Marathon, Florida for allegedly transporting 314 grams of cocaine police say he hid inside a Cookie Monster doll. Monroe County Sheriff's Deputy Orey Swilley was parked near mile marker 47 around midnight when he saw a black Dodge heading north with the license plate obscured, said Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Deputy Becky Herrin.

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  14. 6 of the 10 Best Beach Towns to Live in Are in This StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Southern Accents

    ... ranking of quality of life, though it was 168th for weather and 103rd for economy (all rankings are out of 227). Key West, Florida , came in at number two, while four other Florida towns (St. Augustine, Marco Island, Key Biscayne, and Boca Raton) ...

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  15. "C" is for...cocaine? Deputy finds drugs stuffed in toy during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    A Florida deputy found 314 grams of cocaine stuffed inside a Cookie Monster toy. KEY WEST, Fla.

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  16. Me want cocaine? Drugs found inside Cookie Monster dollRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A stash of cocaine hidden inside a Cookie Monster doll has landed a Key West man in jail on a drug charge. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Wednesday that 39-year-old Camus McNair, of the 700 block of Catherine Street, was arrested after a traffic stop in the Florida Keys involving a car with heavily tinted windows and an obscured license plate.

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  17. Police find Cookie Monster doll stuffed with cocaine during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | The Miami Herald

    A Key West man was arrested Wednesday morning in Marathon for allegedly transporting 314 grams of cocaine police say he hid inside a Cookie Monster doll. Monroe County Sheriff's Deputy Orey Swilley was parked near mile marker 47 around midnight when he saw a black Dodge heading north with the license plate obscured, said Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Deputy Becky Herrin.

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  18. Inside a Florida 'Cookie Monster' doll, 314 grams of cocaine foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Boing Boing

    A 39 year old man in Key West Florida has been arrested after police found a large amount of cocaine hidden in a 'Cookie Monster' doll in his vehicle. Just after midnight, Deputy Orey Swilley was parked at 14th Street and highway U.S. One in Marathon when he spotted a black Dodge passenger car drive past with the license plate obscured.

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  19. Burglar: I don't know how I got into this houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... felon from the mainland was arrested after police said they caught him illegally possessing guns in downtown Key West. Michael Theodore D'Agostino, 19, of Jacksonville was arrested for possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, carrying a ...

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  20. It's still dolphin but don't discount grouper, snapperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... yellowtails and big mangroves. And they're also still catching tarpon, sharks and barracuda in the backcountry and Key West Harbor. Capt. Chris Johnson specializes in offshore, gulf/bay, reef/wreck, sailfish, shark and tarpon fishing with SeaSquared ...

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