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Marathon Politics: Fruit Stand’s Future Secure, for Now

At least for the next six months, Middle Keys residents can still meet their neighbors, catch up on local gossip and bag their fresh fruits and vegetables...

Marathon Politics: Vacation Rental Rules to Tighten

After fielding comments from both vacation-rental-property owners and concerned neighbors, City Manager Roger Hernstadt advised that proposed changes on the table hope to satisfy those in both...

Marathon Politics: Council Sets Millage, Maintains Comfortable Reserve

Despite a 12.5 percent decrease in property values across the city, Marathon Finance Director Peter Rosasco said the city has proposed “a very austere and yet solid...
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Marathon Politics: City Council Candidate Profiles

Name: “Bicycle Joanie” Nelson Age: 68 Years in Marathon: Almost 40 years Education: M.A. in English Literature, 3 Years at University of Hawaii on state grant Occupation: Food Tester, Waitress, Bartender...
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Left Hand Turns Made Easy

Overpass to eliminate Marathon traffic and other problems by Jacob Luther Special to the Weekly   The Florida Department of Transportation announced plans this week for a Marathon overpass designed to...

Community Park to receive new sod

Mayor urges $166,000 non appropriated expenditure as a safety issue

Woman Charged with “Doctor Shopping”

Plantation Key – A Marathon woman was arrested Thursday, charged with obtaining similar prescriptions from two different doctors. A pharmacist at Winn-Dixie alerted the two doctors after noticing...
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Battle In The Bay Dragon Boat Festival this Saturday

The sponsors have been secured since January. Teams began signing up in February. Local paddlers started their practice sessions this past weekend. Sombrero Beach is being groomed...
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Tampa Tarpons take top honors

The returning Battle In The Bay Champions have triumphed once again taking top honors in the third annual dragon boat race held last Saturday at Sombrero Beach...
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Council says “golf carts” are a go

Neighborhood Electric Vehicles must be registered through DMV Scooters and every form in which they come have long been a popular and more fuel-efficient mode of travel for...