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In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, endurance swimmer Diana Nyad, left, and her chief handler Bonnie Stoll, right, ride in a parade Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, past Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West, Fla., a day after Nyad completed a Cuba-to-Key West swim that took 52 hours and 54 minutes. The procession honored Nyad after she became the first person to complete the swim across the Florida Straits without the security of a shark cage. (AP Photo/Florida Keys News Bureau, Rob O'Neal)

Nyad Has No Plans Of Slowing Down After Record-Breaking Swim

Fifth times the charm for swimmer Diana Nyad who, at 64, feels as if she’s “truly dead center in the prime” of her life.


Scene from the Key West Lobsterfest Street Fair Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, in Key West, Fla. Photo by Presley Adamson/Florida Keys News Bureau

Spiny Lobsters Being Served Up Down In Key West

Grab the butter and head on down to Key West because the annual Lobsterfest is underway.

CBS Miami–08/10/2013

(Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Wacky Bed Race Down Key West’s Famed Duval Street

It’s billed as “the most fun you can have in bed with your clothes on.” The weekend Conch Republic Red Ribbon Bed Race featured decorated beds propelled up Key West’s famed Duval Street by teams of strange bedfellows.



Key West Man: After Learning Obama Won, My Partner Killed Himself

After America chose, a Key West man may have chosen to die.


Thousands of garbed revelers participate in the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, in Key West, Fla. (Courtesy: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

10 Days Of Fantasy Fest Revelry Begins Friday

Key West’s Fantasy Fest celebration begins Friday, kicking off 10 days of masking and costuming balls, lively street parties and costume contests that continues through Oct. 28.


Florida Keys

Key West’s Duval Street Makes 2012’s ’10 Great Streets’ List

Key West’s Duval Street has been named one of the 10 Great Streets for 2012. Learn why.



Key West Poker Run For Diabetes, Local Charities Brings 10,000 Bikers

Motorcyclists from throughout the United States came to Key West this weekend, raising money for charity during the 40th Key West Poker Run.

CBS Miami–09/15/2012

Key West (CBS4)

Keys Visitors Asked To Leave, Monroe Shelters Open

Monroe County officials have asked visitors to leave the Keys ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac’s arrival. The Florida Keys are under a Hurricane Warning and four shelters are open.



Key West Pride Parade To Strut Down Duval St. On Sunday

Costumed walking groups, female impersonators and a 100-foot-long rainbow flag are to star in Sunday’s late afternoon Key West Pride Parade on the island’s Whitehead and Duval streets.


Female impersonators compete in the Great Conch Republic Drag Race, a facet of the Conch Republic Independence Celebration Saturday, April 23, 2011, in Key West, Fla. The celebration, continues through May 1 and commemorates the anniversary a 1982 mock "secession" from the United States following a U.S. Border Patrol roadblock erected at the top of the Florida Keys' Overseas Highway. (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

“Drag Racers” Strut Their Stuff Down Key West’s Duval Street

Decked out in staggeringly high heels, false eyelashes and loads of attitude, “drag racers” took to the famous Duval Street in the Southernmost City for Saturday’s Key West Great Conch Republic Drag Race.





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