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Keys Weekly honors local veterans

In advance of this year’s Veterans Day, Keys Weekly wishes to offer our heartfelt appreciation to the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who defend...
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Alternative Veteran’s Services – Groups, non-profits offer camaraderie, opportunities to vets

John Donnelly of the Upper Keys VFW is thankful for the outpouring of support for Vets throughout the Keys. He said, “The collective goodness of the Citizens...
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The Steel Strawman Saving The Environment ‘One Sip At A Time’

At 77 years old, Ted Massinello is trekking up and down the Keys with steel straws and a “save the environment one sip at a time” slogan. Massinello,...
‘I’m a Working Man’ – Businesses, adults with disabilities benefit from jobs - A man standing in front of a store - Communication

‘I’m a Working Man’ – Businesses, adults with disabilities benefit from jobs

It’s Friday afternoon at Fausto’s Food Palace and David is meticulously bagging groceries while chatting away about his latest Special Olympics event — the bowling finals in...
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Marathon’s Spooky, mystery mansion causes municipal headache

There’s an unfinished home on the end of Coco Plum Drive that is something of a mystery. It’s huge by any standard … but has never been...
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KPOP 101 – Group brings Korean pop music and dance lessons to the Keys

Korean pop music, or KPop, started in South Korea in the 1990s as a mashup of Western hip hop/dance music and traditional Korean music. Since then, it’s...
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SHIPWRECKS AND SAILORS – Adventurous tale captivates crowd

In 1957, a young Jack S. Grove discovered the shipwreck of the H.M.S. Bounty — of “Mutiny on the Bounty” fame — off Ducie Atoll in the...
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FIU talk explains why sonar and seismic testing harm marine mammals

Dr. Douglas Wartzok, provost emeritus and professor emeritus of biological sciences at Florida International University (FIU), will present at the monthly Ocean Life Lecture Series on Thursday,...
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ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT – Law enforcement takes close look at young offenders

Law enforcement officers don’t always use the old “10 codes” that enabled them to communicate with each other over the radio without the world knowing what’s happening...
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‘Twice-in-a-lifetime:’ Moms of ‘IBC Baby’ deliver baby sister in the car

We all remember Bonnie Barry, the Duck Key resident who had “Islamorada Beer Baby” Sawyer in front of the Islamorada Beer Company back in July. Turns out,...