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TAKE ME HOME: ADORABLE FACES ARE WAITING AT THE FKSPCA

Dating in the Keys can be a drag, but thankfully there are plenty of animals waiting for their perfect adoption “match” at the Florida Keys SPCA. Keys...

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MONROE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Stay informed of emergency situations in the Florida Keys during storm season such as hurricane evacuation. The app is available to iPhone and Android...

MASSIVE 7-DAY ROTARY PARK BUILD CONCLUDES

More than 400 volunteers donated 1,600 hours over seven days to rebuild Marathon Rotary Park last week. The job site was crawling with men and women, both...

POWERBOATS ARE COMING BACK TO MARATHON IN 2023

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For the first time since 2016, powerboat racing is set to return to Marathon in 2023. The announcement comes courtesy of a June 21 press release from Race...

INDEPENDENCE DAY FESTIVITIES IN THE FLORIDA KEYS

Local parades, beach parties and on-the-water fun topped off by fireworks displays will highlight Independence Day celebrations throughout the Florida Keys.  Key West The Key Lime Festival features culinary...

JOHN BARTUS: ROTARY PARK REBUILD WEEK

Twenty years after the original was built, Marathon’s Rotary Children’s Park is getting a total rebuild from the ground up. And we need your help! I will always...

ONCE HOMELESS, MARATHON RUNNER TACKLES WORLD’S TOUGHEST RACE

David Castro spent half his life running away — from childhood sexual abuse, torture, a heroin-addicted father and severe clinical depression.  Now he runs toward things. And next...

BOAT RAMP ETIQUETTE IN THE BUSIEST NAUTICAL MONTHS OF THE YEAR

With Memorial Day in the rearview mirror, we’re officially into the sweltering days of summer in the Keys. The season will see residents and visitors alike flock...

TROLLEY & POWER LINE USHER IN NEW ERA FOR HISTORIC PIGEON KEY

After years without its main avenue of access during the renovation of the Old Seven Mile Bridge, it would be easy for the staff at Pigeon Key...

IT TAKES A CITY: MARATHON ROTARY PARK REBUILD NEEDS MORE VOLUNTEERS

The rebuild of Marathon’s Rotary Park is off to a solid start, but more hands are always needed. The seven-day build kicked off on June 20, bringing to...