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KEY WEST TEACHER RUTH HOLLAND NAMED OUTSTANDING EDUCATOR

Key West High School veteran teacher Ruth Holland has been selected by the Florida Division on Career Development and Transition (FL DCDT) as the recipient of the Debra Husted...

THAT HIPPIE BAND ROCKS EARTH DAY IN KEY WEST

Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson saw the ravages of the 1969 Santa Barbara, California oil spill. He saw the Cuyahoga River catch fire from pollutants in downtown Cleveland. The Los...

History & Discovery Center adding tombstone of ‘Wrecker King’

A permanent exhibit featuring the tombstone of the early-19th-century wrecker John Jacob Housman, whose remains are thought to be buried on Indian Key, will be added to the collection...

RARE ARTIFACTS CONTINUE TO TELL THE 1622 SHIPWRECK STORY OF THE ATOCHA

Karolina Calderwood, left, and Carol Tedesco, right, met at the Mel Fisher’s Treasures shop on Duval Street Monday to examine and photograph two exceptional artifacts previously recovered from the...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE CELEBRATES 911 PERSONNEL

This week is national public safety telecommunications week and during that week, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office will be recognizing the diligence and professionalism of the communications officers who...

History of Diving Museum welcomes pop culture exhibit

The History of Diving Museum in Islamorada features its newest exhibit, “Diving in Pop Culture,” beginning Wednesday, April 21.  The exhibit, which runs through December, includes representations of diving in...