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  1. Drunken pedestrian throws male victimRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    A 48-year-old Key West man was attacked by a drunken pedestrian Wednesday afternoon on White Street, according to a police incident report. The victim told police he was locking up his bike near Fausto's Food Palace, 1105 White St., when an unknown man fell into him, pushing him into the wall, rep... For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at .

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  2. Sanctuary seeks applicantsRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    NOAA's Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary seeks applicants for 12 seats on its advisory council. The council ensures public participation in sanctuary management and provides advice to the sanctuary superintendent.

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  3. Sharing lanesRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Monroe County Sheriff's deputies patrolling the stretch of U.S. 1 that doubles as North Roosevelt Boulevard aren't going to pull over bicyclists simply for using the far lane to pedal through Key West. For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at .

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  4. Taxing policies have gotten out of handRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    What goes up must come down sums up the basic concept of gravity. Unfortunately, Florida Keys property taxes continue to defy gravity as they go up and keep going up.

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  5. ObituariesRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Miss Jean peacefully passed away early Wednesday, Aug. 27. Born on May 5, 1916 in Philadelphia, Miss Jean moved to Key West in October 1964. During her almost 50 years here, she proved herself to be an accomplished artist, with several of her paintings still on display around Key West.

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  6. Cuban roots still strong across islandRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Long before the word "embargo" dropped a political barrier between the two islands, Key West's history and bloodlines have been intertwined with the nation of Cuba. For some 150 years, Key West and Cuba have maintained close ties that remain intact despite the 100-odd miles of ocean and a U.S. travel and economic ban that separate the two.

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  7. Citizens' VoiceRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    "We could all save a lot of time and gas money in Key West if more of the traffic signals worked off sensors instead of timers." "The Fort Zachary Taylor State Park beach faces in the same exact direction as Smathers Beach.

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  8. Writing Center to Open at FKCCRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Florida Keys Community College will officially open its newest student success operation, the Writing Center, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. Wednesday, in the new facility located in the Learning Commons sector in the A-building on the Key West campus. Fitted with multifunctional furniture and many new laptop computers, the Writing Center is a dynamic instructional setting that supports student success in writing across curriculums.

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  9. Navy to hold 9/11 serviceRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Naval Air Station Key West's chief petty officer selectees will hold a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at 9:50 a.m. Thursday at the historic military memorial in Mallory Square. The ceremony will pay homage to the nearly 3,000 who died in the terrorist attacks of Sept.

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  10. Defending state champs overwhelm Key West in district volleyball boutRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Key West volleyball Coach Kim Butler knew it was not going to be an easy task to play District 16-4A opponent Ransom Everglades Friday afternoon at home, considering the Raiders have a lot of postseason experience. Last fall, Ransom won the Class 4A state championship and was in the Final Four during the 2012 season, losing to the eventual state champ.

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  11. A victory over Smathers debrisRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Lori Bervaldi Tucker's hero these days is world champion swimmer Diana Nyad, whose 110-mile Cuba to Key West journey across the ocean last year became an international inspiration. But Tucker's seemingly overwhelming challenge isn't about crossing the Florida Straits or any body of water.

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  12. Drone decision delayedRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    City Commissioner Jimmy Weekley's proposal to prohibit people from flying drones that record video or audio over sporting events and beaches in Key West got stuck on the political tarmac Wednesday. A few residents, including film director Quincy Perkins, showed up to argue that the proposed new local law goes beyond fair regulation of the unmanned aerial vehicles often used... For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at .

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  13. Teen arrested in street brawlRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    One teenager was arrested early Sunday after police broke up a large fight that left a 16-year-old male hospitalized with a broken eye socket and cuts to his face, according to a police incident report.

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  14. City taxes could rise 9 percentRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    The city of Key West is now considering a 9 percent property tax increase, or $288 per $100,000 of assessed valuation, for the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1, having already set the tentative millage rate to generate an extra $13 a month from each taxpayer.

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  15. 'Find a way and you'll get there'Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Diana Nyad, who one year ago completed a 110-mile swim from Cuba to the shores of Key West at age 64, returned to the scene of her spectacular Labor Day landing Monday with words of wisdom and courage.

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  16. Police: Tipsy man throws money at scary strangerRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    A slightly drunk 24-year-old man told police he threw about $25 in cash at a stranger who called him a gay slur and punched him on the nose when he replied in kind, according to an incident report.

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  17. 1 year later, city honors Nyad at SmathersRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    These days, you can't walk the streets of Key West without bumping into world champion endurance swimmer Diana Nyad.

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  18. Navy talks Sigsbee improvementsRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    When Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert visited Key West last week, he gave his sailors a sort of State of the Navy speech, and in that talk he mentioned needed improvements at Sigsbee Park.

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  19. A gallant effort to save a shipRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Long-buried bricks and meaningful murals, delicate documents and weathered wooden homes are celebrated reminders of a different time in a different world.

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  20. Take Stock in Children Scholarship Applications Now Being AcceptedRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    Take Stock in Children, a college scholarship program for high-performing, low-income students, is now accepting applications for the 2014-15 school year.

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