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Blood is Thicker than Liquor

Island visitors may not recognize who the father and son duo are when they set foot into one of their establishments. But, one can...
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The City of Washington Wreck and Ocean Conditions Report

Mask, Fins, Regulator, Dive! With the sinking of the Vandenberg, seven miles off the coast of Key West, there simply isn’t any time like...
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Big Acclain for Little Palm Island

Little Palm Island has been named by Forbes Traveler as one of America’s gorgeous offshore destinations one may not know about … or perhaps...
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Outfitted for Ocean Adventures

This summer The Weekly Newspapers will take you beneath the surface of our shimmering waters to explore the wrecks, reef, and wildlife of the...
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A Dance on the Dais

City Attorney Shawn Smith is drawing up the legal proceedings to establish a process for nomination and appointment to fill Key West’s District III...
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Ready Your Nitrox, Baby!

The General Hoyt S. Vandenberg was blown up and sunk seven miles south of Key West’s coast Wednesday. The event, hyped more than Super...
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A Saturday for Safety

Aidee Sanchez’s nightmare became reality seven years ago. Her son Ricky was riding his bicycle near their Big Coppitt home when a drunk driver...
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Into the FKCC Dive Lagoon

Arriving four years ago in Key West from Greenville, South Carolina, Patrick Vandenabeele says it’d be safe to say he was lost. “Some students and Florida...
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Vandenberg Sink Date Set: May 27

The retired missile-tracking ship will be transformed into an artificial reef seven miles off Key West on May 27, said Jim Scholl, Key West’s...
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Joe Weatherby

Sea legs aren’t apparatuses Joe Weatherby, co-owner of Reef Makers, had to develop. The native New Jersey man is the son of a marina...