A tree next to a body of water - Key Largo

Co-existing with the crocodile

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Just recently, officials removed an 11-foot crocodile from Key Largo. And last week, Marathon resident Jim Tashijan called The Weekly to report seeing two different crocodiles in...

Rare And Endangered: The Florida Panther And Us

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“How America’s most endangered cat could help save Florida.” The headline in National Geographic (NatGeo)’s latest feature on the rare and endangered Florida panther kindles an ambitious hope...
A wooden boat in a body of water - Bridge–tunnel

Giving Back Tour – Car caravan hits the Keys

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Car enthusiasts rolling in Scions and Smart Cars motored through Monroe County recently to raise funds and awareness for restoration of historical 7 Mile Bridge. The “Trouble in...
A house with trees in the background - Islamorada

Groundbreaking Staged for New Keys Museum in Islamorada

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ISLAMORADA, Florida Keys – Islamorada is closer to becoming a focal point for Florida Keys history as dignitaries broke ceremonial ground Monday on the much-anticipated Irving R....

FKCC to Graduate Upper Keys Basic Law Enforcement Academy

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Florida Keys Community College’s Institute for Public Safety will celebrate the completion of Basic Law Enforcement Academy #41 with a graduation ceremony on Friday, July 1 at...
A group of people posing for a picture - Social group

The Wacky Sports Challenge!

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The Wacky Sports Challenge staged at Coconut Cove Resort in Islamorada last weekend was a complete blast. Eleven teams took part in the challenge to raise money...
A close up of a logo - Bank

Cities consider ‘optional’ tax break but state proposed homestead exemption for seniors already in...

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On the Nov. 6, 2012 ballot there were four questions put to the voters regarding property taxes. Two were constitutional amendments approved by the majority and automatically...
A group of people walking on a sidewalk - Street

HGTV on location in Upper Keys

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Just as snowbirds like to head south from frigid winter climes, so do Canadian-based production companies filming shows for HGTV.
A drawing of a face - Clip art

Leadership Monroe recognized by County Commission

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Organization celebrates 20th Anniversary At this past Wednesday’s County Commission meeting, Mayor Heather Carruthers (Class XI), and her fellow commissioners congratulated Leadership Monroe County on its twentieth anniversary...
A person posing for the camera - Moustache

Stoned Swimmer in the Slammer

Deputy struggles to keep man from drowning himself Long Key – A Monroe County Sheriff's deputy was injured Saturday night as he struggled to keep a Miami man...