Monroe County Newswire (Page 4)

Monroe County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Monroe County, FL. (Page 4)

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  1. Keys restaurants looking for new sources for mahi-mahiRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Florida Keys restaurants are searching for other sources of mahi-mahi, after federal authorities brought an early closure to the island chain's commercial dolphin season. The president of the Florida Keys Commercial Fisherman's Association tells The Key West Citizen that the fishery closure will hurt the many Monroe County restaurants that rely on the local dolphin catch.

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  2. Boys and Girls Clubs take in Marlins gameRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | KeysNews.com

    ... up 55 more passengers from the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Keys Area on Big Pine Key. One of the bus riders was Monroe County School Board chairman John Dick, who took in the trip with his grandchildren. "It's a great thing for the Boys & Girls Club ...

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  3. Nightclub singer, lodge owner and longtime Keys School Board member dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    It took her countless times trying, but Ruth Alice Campbell finally made her first impact as a member of the Monroe County School Board in the early 1960s: putting milk for the schools out to bid. It was one of many battles Campbell fought during her 36 years on the School Board.

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  4. Carefree Buys Islamorada RV Resort in Fla. KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | RV Business

    ... price for the seven-acre oceanfront site. As of Thursday morning, the sale had yet to be posted on the Monroe County Clerk's website. Bennett Kim, Carefree's head of acquisitions, said the company plans to rebrand the park, rehab its marina and fix ...

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  5. Explorer Post #900 attends adventure campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office Explorer Post #900 recently took a trip to Summerland Key to attend the Out Island High Adventure Camp, June 11-17, at the Boy Scouts of America Florida Seabase in Summerland Key, Monroe County. Explorers were put to the ultimate test of survival beginning the first day of camp as they packed their bags with essential items for living on an island for four days.

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  6. Keys cops responding to shots fired find an armed a piratea in full dressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... Keys enroute to victory in the Superboat Unlimited Class in 2002. at the Marathon Super Boat Grand Prix. Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies responding to "shots fired" reports on the old Seven Mile Bridge in Marathon Monday night found a man in ...

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  7. Gun Toting 'Pirate' Arrested in Florida KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... costume, complete with operational black powder pistols in holsters on each hip, a sword and two knives," the Monroe County Sheriff's Office explained on Facebook. The call about the unusual disturbance came in around 8:20 p.m. The caller made it ...

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  8. Only In The Keys, Pirate Thrown In Pen For Firing PistolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... was jailed for disorderly conduct in Marathon. Monday evening the county's constable, better known as the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, received word that a pirate was shooting his pistols on the old Seven Mile Bridge. When a Deputy Garrett Braff ...

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  9. Summer program feeds childrenRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | KeysNews.com

    ... from where their next meals will come. According to statistics from the Florida Department of Health in Monroe County, 46 percent of students in the district qualify for free/reduced lunch. Of that percentage, only 12-14 percent of those students ...

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  10. Tropical Fruit Fiesta set for todayRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | KeysNews.com

    ... Fruit Fiesta is sponsored by the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and Monroe County Extension. Grimal Grove is a historical Florida Keys tropical fruit grove and is based on the Florida Keys' subtropical climate. ...

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  11. Key West Celebrates Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... overturning the ban (in Florida) on same-sex marriage; we were the first couple to be actually married here in Monroe County, in Key West - and we are so happy that everybody has the freedom to marry across the United States now," said Huntsman as ...

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  12. Water Scarce at Deadly Fla. House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    June 26--Monroe County firefighters had a deadly blaze that took the lives of a Ramrod Key mother and her two young children under control in a little over an hour. But the early Sunday morning fire was fully involved by the time they arrived and probably by the time the family's oldest daughter came home from work and called 911 at 12:35 a.m. When the flames were out, Monroe County Fire-Rescue members found the bodies of children Hazel Ferrer, 5, Roman Ferrer, 7, and their mother Robin Ferrer, 46, inside the charred home.

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  13. Tropical Fruit Festival upcomingRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | KeysNews.com

    ... Fruit Fiesta is sponsored by the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and Monroe County Extension. Grimal Grove is an historical Florida Keys tropical fruit grove and is based on the Florida Keys' subtropical climate. ...

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  14. Homestead man arrested in Florida KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    A Homestead man wanted on murder charges has been arrested following a tip to the Monroe County Sheriff's office. Steve Singleton, 33, was arrested Friday night in Tavernier.

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  15. Mother, 2 young children die in Keys house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | WPTV Local News

    A mother and her two small children died in a house fire on Ramrod Key in Monroe County, Florida early Sunday. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office dispatchers began receiving calls reporting the fire at 12:35 a.m. When deputies and firefighters arrived, the home was fully engulfed.

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  16. NewsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | KeysNews.com

    Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay is criticizing a U.S. 1 crosswalk on east Big Pine Key as dangerous and poorly engineered over fears it could cause injuries like a similar controversial crosswalk in the Upper Keys. The current crosswalk concern is at Mile Marker 33 just west of the Spanish Harbor Bridge where U.S. 1 curves along the fenced, rural stretch of Big Pine Key.

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  17. Sexually trafficked girl endures new torment a " in foster careRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... her. What occurred during the eight-hour drive now is the subject of a criminal investigation by both the Monroe County Sheriff's Office and the FBI. The federal agency, a DCF report said, "would be filing charges" against the man. The girl's mother ...

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  18. 26 years later, unsolved Keys murder still haunts copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... always been a high-profile case that gets a lot attention from us," Major Crimes Detective Manny Cuervo of the Monroe County Sheriff's Office said this week. Crime Stoppers of the Florida Keys this month offered to commit $2,500 as a reward to help ...

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  19. Lazy Miami Drug Dealer Arrested for Trying to Sell Marijuana on CraigslistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Miami New Times

    ... the online classifieds site offering marijuana for sale. Unsurprisingly, police caught him. According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Offic e, they found an ad on Miami's Craigslist offering "medicinal high grade top shelf" marijuana for sale along ...

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  20. Lazy Drug Dealer Arrested for Trying to Sell Marijuana on Miami's CraigslistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Miami New Times

    ... the online classifieds site offering marijuana for sale. Unsurprisingly, police caught him. According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Offic e, they found an ad on Miami's Craigslist offering "medicinal high grade top shelf" marijuana for sale along ...

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