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Fantasy Fest… a Devilish Reality

CAUTION: Fantasy Fest Photos Below, You Know What I mean… A medical administrator by day, Lisa Barfield has been participating in Fantasy Fest since 1992! “I missed when Wilma...
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New badges hit the water Recent graduates of the FWC Academy in Tallahassee will complete their Field Officer Training while patrolling the waters of the Florida Keys. Pictured, from...
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The Crustacean Carnival

Lobster Mini Season this Wednesday & Thursday   Recreational and commercial harvest seasons for spiny lobster in Florida are set to reopen soon. The special two-day spiny lobster sport...
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Sheriff’s Colonel receives top award

American Legion names Rick Ramsay Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Sheriff’s Colonel Rick Ramsay traveled to Orlando this past weekend to accept an award from the American...
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Key Largo Food & Wine Festival: Schedule of Events

    Key Largo Food & Wine Festival: Schedule of Events   Friday, July 29 4-7pm at Tradewinds Liquors TGIF Happy Hour Festival Kick-off & Wine Tasting 10% discount on featured wines throughout festival.   7pm at...
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Florida Keys Pizza Pizza Pizza…

Islamorada Pizza Boardwalk Pizza Islamorada Established: 2005 Location: MM 88.8 Bayside Dine in or Delivery: Eat inside, outside or they’ll deliver it for FREE five miles east or west Hours: 11 am –...
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Two Young Adult Artists Awarded Anne McKee Artist Fund Grants Key West, Florida – Each year area artists submit applications for consideration of Anne McKee Artist Fund of...
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City of Marathon Timeline Leading Up to 10th Anniversary Celebration

November 2, 1999 • Several Middle Keys residents and local business owners, dissatisfied with the leadership under county government, brought the option of incorporation to the people of...
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The Rotary Marques Butler Memorial Scholarship Softball Tournament

The news jarred the community. A pre-dawn altercation ended in the stabbing death of a Key West man Saturday. Twenty-three year old Marques Butler was stabbed at...
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Hanukkah Celebrations in the Florida Keys

As Christians count down the days to their annual Christmas celebrations, Jews across Monroe County are in the midst of their eight-day Hanukkah celebrations. Friday, Dec. 11 marked...