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A SALUTE TO POPS: MARATHON FAMILIES CELEBRATE THEIR FATHERS

They’re quick with a joke or the turn of a wrench, they’re always willing to teach their kids the best tips and tricks, and they’re the undisputed...
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TOP OF THE CLASS: MARATHON VALEDICTORIAN MARQUISHA ABRAHAM

Senior Marquisha Abraham’s graduation speech, while reflecting upon the past four years at Marathon High School, also focused upon Abraham’s unique upbringing. She grew up as the...
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NEIGHBOR OF THE WEEK: JODY FREEMAN

No matter how many individuals appear in the pages of each edition of Keys Weekly, there are always so many more of our community members who deserve...
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20 UNOPPOSED KEYS CANDIDATES GET EASY WINS

Key West’s next mayor is Danise “Dee Dee” Henriquez, who was automatically elected on June 14, as no one else signed up to run for the city’s...
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HELP WANTED: NEW TDC PRESIDENT/CEO; OFFICIAL SAYS AGENCY ALSO NEEDS A CFO

The Florida Keys is hiring for a brand-new position leading Monroe County’s multimillion-dollar tourism agency: president and CEO of the Tourist Development Council. It pays $210,000 to $250,000,...
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NEIGHBOR OF THE WEEK: STACEY NICHTER

No matter how many individuals appear in the pages of each edition of Keys Weekly, there are always so many more of our community members who deserve...
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FIGHT LIKE MALLORY: OVERSEAS GEARS UP FOR CANCER PATIENT’S BENEFIT

I tried four separate times to sit down and write this piece as a “news” article. But I just can’t. On May 7, I was having a pretty...
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REEL GOOD TIME: KCB GETS YOUNGSTERS ON THE WATER FOR 17TH ANNUAL KIDS FISHING...

Delayed from its original date to provide a better experience with Mother Nature, the 17th annual Ron Sutton Memorial Kids Fishing Derby once again put rods and...
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PARADE, BEACH PARTY & FIREWORKS HIGHLIGHT FAMILY-FRIENDLY FOURTH IN MARATHON

For many in Marathon, there’s only one place to be on the Fourth of July, as Sombrero Beach plays host to one of the best small-town Independence...
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POLLINATORS IN THE FLORIDA KEYS ARE CRITICAL TO THE ENVIRONMENT & ECONOMY

By Brynn Morey Pollinator Week is an annual event celebrated globally to raise awareness about the importance of pollinators and their role in maintaining ecosystems and food security....

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