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HOMEWARD BOUND: SKEETER THE GREEN SEA TURTLE RETURNS TO THE OCEAN

Skeeter, a juvenile green sea turtle rescued off Big Torch Key in March, returned to her ocean home on Saturday, Oct. 9. Skeeter was treated at the Turtle Hospital...

VETS TAKE TO KEYS WATERS FOR ANNUAL FISH OUTING

Twenty-five wounded and disabled U.S. veterans took to the water for the seventh annual Fish with a Hero in Islamorada recently. They were guided by 14 charter boat captains...

WATERFRONT PLAYHOUSE PRESENTS ‘THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW’

After an 18-month hiatus, the Waterfront Playhouse on Mallory Square will rise from the depths of COVID and raise the curtain on the “wacky and tacky” cult musical “The...

$5.6M ON THE WAY FOR MORE MONROE COUNTY FIREFIGHTERS

Monroe County Fire Rescue received a $5.6 million Federal Emergency Management Agency SAFER (Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response) grant to staff five currently understaffed firehouses in the...

KEYS DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION REPRESENT IN ORLANDO

The Florida Keys Daughters of the American Revolution are busy stirring up patriotism and celebrating history.   Three Florida Keys residents headed to the Florida State Society of the Daughters of...

LOCAL HAUNTED TOUR MAKES TOP 10 LIST

Ghosts and Gravestones Key West has made the  2021 USA TODAY 10 Best Readers Choice Awards for Best Ghost Tour.  Nominees are chosen by a panel that includes a combination...