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  1. Coastal waters threaten Florida's historic resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | The Island Packet

    What do St. Augustine's Castillo de San Marcos and Egmont Key near Tampa have in common? They are two of thousands of Florida's heritage sites that are vulnerable to rising seas. "Jupiter Lighthouse, Fort Zachary Taylor in Key West, Fort Jefferson and Fort Pickens in Pensacola - all of these places are threatened," said Clay Henderson, executive director of Stetson University's Institute for Water and Environmental Resilience.

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  2. Coastal waters threaten Florida's historic resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | The Island Packet

    The Castillo de San Marcos withstood two sieges in 330 years and changed hands five times, but its latest invader - the rising Atlantic Ocean - threatens to erode the historic St. Augustine fortress. The coquina shell walls of the oldest masonry fort in the United States once absorbed cannonballs but will be susceptible to the buffetings of the sea.

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  3. Remember Pappy Pariah? Sean Penn has written a novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Island Packet

    In this April 13, 2016 file photo, actor Sean Penn arrives at a gala in Los Angeles. Atria Books announced Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, that Penn's novel, "Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff" will come out March 27. Atria Books told The Associated Press on Monday that Penn's "Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff" will come out March 27. The novel builds upon an audiobook from 2016, narrated by one Pappy Pariah and promoted by the usually press-shy actor.

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  4. Mauff, Muller lead first day of Key West powerboat racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Island Packet

    In this aerial photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, Jesses, piloted by Miles Jennings and Ugur Isik, spin out during the first of three race days that comprise the Key West World Championship, Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, in Key West, Fla. There were no reported injuries and Jesses continued to race in the Superboat Unlimited Class.

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  5. Key West marker restored after Hurricane IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Island Packet

    In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, artist Danny Acosta completes lettering the Southernmost Point in the Continental U.S.A. marker Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, in Key West, Fla. One of the most-photographed tourism icons in the Florida Keys was pummeled by Hurricane Irma on Sept.

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  6. Imagery from Florida as Hurricane Irma approachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | The Island Packet

    The outer bands of Hurricane Irma arrive in Miami. Famous for its chaotic and crowded traffic, the metropolis had empty roads.

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  7. Have a beer with Hilton Heada s nicest a meana guy, whose nickname isRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Island Packet reporter Wade Livingston sat down for a beer with Hilton Head Island barfly, Ken Peterson, more widely known as Mr. A--hole, to find out what his top five insults are and why he feels the need to say them. Island Packet reporter Wade Livingston sat down for a beer with Hilton Head Island barfly, Ken Peterson, more widely known as Mr. A--hole, to find out what his top five insults are and why he feels the need to say them.

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

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    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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  9. Why was there a Civil War?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The Island Packet

    President Donald Trump yet again finds himself in possible Pinocchio land, this time for suggesting that Andrew Jackson could have - or would have - averted the Civil War. This claim is more complicated than the size of the crowd at Trump's inauguration, however.

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