Key West Newswire (Page 7)

Key West Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Key West, FL. (Page 7)

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  1. Three Colombian smugglers to face lifeRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    Three Colombian men accused of attempting to smuggle nearly a ton of cocaine by boat in the eastern Pacific Ocean late last year will stand trial in Key West where they will face life in federal prison. Alexander Guerro, Aldair Pena-Valois and Sirrbio Beutes-Valencia were indicted on one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine while on board a vessel... 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. Food giveaway draws concernsRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    An event at Key West City Hall that will distribute enough food to feed 1,000 families has been met with support by most city leaders except Commissioner Margaret Romero, who represents the district where the handout will take place. The Star of the Sea Foundation is partnering with nonprofit Farm Share to distribute produce, frozen meats, canned goods and other food stuffs to less... 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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  3. Traffic stop leads to drug arrestRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    A 61-year-old man accused of possessing a quarter pound of marijuana and more than an ounce of cocaine was arrested Tuesday afternoon following a traffic stop, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Paul Raymond Fraga, of Key West, was charged with felony possession of cocaine, felony cocaine trafficking and misdemeanor possession of drug para... 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. Realtor group investigates former execRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    The Key West Association of Realtors last month filed a criminal complaint with the Key West Police Department against its former executive after board members discovered evidence of financial mismanagement and improper use of association funds. 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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  5. Area student earns honorRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    Key West Collegiate Academy and Florida Keys Community College student Mariah Medina was recently honored by the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society with inclusion to the All-Florida Academic Team. Medina, who joined the honor society through her dual enrollment at FKCC, traveled to Florida State University in Tallahassee to receive the honor.

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  6. Dan Linehan makes indelible mark on Key WestRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    After all, the artist didn't spend 840 hours drawing intricate lines and painstaking designs on his face with Sharpie permanent markers. But he did cover the van, which has become his rolling Key West calling card for the past 19 or so months that he's lived here.

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  7. ObituariesRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    Richard W. Dunbar, 84, of Key West, Florida, died surrounded by family on Thursday, March 23, 2017 following a heart attack and extended battle with Alzheimer's Disease. Dick was born in Malden, Massachusetts on May 3, 1932, the son of the late Roscoe Authur Dunbar and Mary Alma Dunbar.

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  8. Ten migrants interdicted at seaRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    Coast Guard crews interdicted two go-fast vessels near Garden Cove east of Key Largo early Monday morning and placed 10 people in custody, said spokesman Petty Officer 3rd Class Eric Woodall. A Customs and Border Protection plane notified the Coast Guard at 1 a.m. and six men and four women were discovered aboard, Woodall said.

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  9. Police mourn loss of Delray Beach officerRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    The Delray Police officer killed in a scooter crash in Key West early Saturday was a veteran of the department as a field training officer and a SWAT sniper instructor, according to the department's Facebook page. Officer Christine Braswell, 40, was a 10-year veteran of the force as well as a police academy instructor at Broward College and an instructor for Delray... 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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  10. Citizens' VoiceRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    "LAX airport reaped almost $23 million in fees from Uber and Lyft in 2016, compared to around $3 million from traditional taxi services which refused to lower prices. Maybe money will convince the commission to get with the program."

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  11. Key West Chamber of Commerce helps 12 teachersRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    Three local businesses and the Key West Chamber of Commerce recently helped 12 Key West teachers enhance their classrooms without emptying their own wallets. As part of the chamber's Five-Star Education Program, local businesses may earn one of five possible stars by donating $1,000 to the chamber's Sponsor-a-Classroom program.

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  12. Remembering Minister Phyllis AllenRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    The death of Minister Phyllis Allen brings sadness to my heart. When I first arrived in Key West it was Ms.

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  13. NewsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    In a story in Saturdayas edition, the total construction costs for the renovation of Frederick Douglass Gym was incorrectly stated as $3.4 million. The total cost of construction is approximately $2 million and the $1.4 million development plan approved by the Key West City Commission on Tuesday was already accounted for in the overall costs.

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  14. Douglass Gym renovations move forwardRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    As the renovation project at Frederick Douglass Community Center continues with two new approvals by the Key West City Commission this week, the area's advisory board is mulling additional future plans for the Olivia Street parcel. On Tuesday, the commission approved $1.4 million in additional funding for the renovation project to be focused on the interior office and restroo... 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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  15. Police ID struck bicyclistRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    Stewart was eastbound on the sidewalk at 11:30 a.m. when a 2009 Chevrolet HHR driven by Fritznel Sainrilus, 41, of Key West, who was attempting to leave the hardware store and enter the road, struck him, police said. Stewart was airlifted to Ryder Trauma Center... 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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  16. Geide pitches, Williams slugs Niles to victoryRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    Niles Sales & Service pitchers Coral Geide and Chloe Knowles teamed up to pitch a one-hit shutout and Yahaira Williams put the yellow orb out of Rosa E. Hernandez Field for a two-run home run to push an 8-0 win over First State Bank last week in the Key West Girls Softball League. Geide struck out 10, walked two and gave up a hit.

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  17. In Cuba, jutia has its place, at home or on plateRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    The first time I heard the word jutia was in reference to "Playa Jutias," a gorgeous beach located about an hour north of Vinales in the province of Pinar del Rio. Back in 1999, the entire area featured gin-clear water, white sand and a lonely, leaky cement shower head and not a soul in sight.

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  18. City on road to better roadwaysRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    Key West City Commissioners received updates on several transportation-related issues Tuesday, including ride-sharing services, city crosswalks and congestion at the entrance to the island. City Manager Jim Scholl recapped Friday's "very productive" meeting with Florida Department of Transportation officials, including District Six Secretary Jim Wolfe, and Monroe... 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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  19. Today In HistoryRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at . Home Delivery & Electronic Edition subscibers to The Citizen may access this article, once logged in to keysnews.com, at no charge.

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  20. Bicyclist airlifted in NRB crashRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | KeysNews.com

    A bicyclist was airlifted to Miami after being struck by a car entering North Roosevelt Boulevard by the Home Depot on Wednesday, according to Key West police. The 74-year-old male bicyclist's name was withheld by police pending notification of next of kin, said police spokeswoman Alyson Crean.

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