Florida Keys

Wedding at Christ of the Deep statue. (Bob Care/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Underwater Wedding Helps Mark 50th Anniversary Of Keys Icon

A Miami couple is to be married Tuesday to help mark the 50th anniversary of the installation of an iconic underwater statue off the Florida Keys.

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American writer Jeff Lindsay poses on September 27, 2011 in Marseille, southern France. Jeff Lindsay, which is the pen name of Jeffry P. Freundlich, participates in the 6th edition of the "Semaine Noire" literary event .         AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Dexter Author Gets Re-Release Of Old Novel; Sequel Upcoming

Author Jeff Lindsay has killed off his popular Dexter series, but now he’s reviving a character he first wrote about more than two decades ago.


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Caregiver Arrested For Leaving Two Disabled Men In Hot Van

A Florida Keys woman has been arrested for leaving two disabled men she was caring for in a hot van while she shopped.


Charlie Boice, center, is congratulated by previous victors after winning the 2015 "Papa" Hemingway Look-Alike Contest Saturday, July 25, 2015, at Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West, Fla. (Source: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Hemingway Look-Alike Winner Chosen in Key West

After 15 years of trying, a white-bearded Florida man won the “Papa” Hemingway Look-Alike Contest, a highlight of Key West’s annual Hemingway Days celebration that ends Sunday.


Celebrity chef Paula Deen, left, tugs at husband Michael Groover's beard outside Sloppy Joe's Bar Thursday, July 23, 2015, in Key West, Fla. Groover is competing for the fifth year in the "Papa" Hemingway Look-Alike Contest, part of the annual Hemingway Days festival in Key West. He made the semi-final round which is set for Saturday, July 25. More than 125 entrants are registered for the contest. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Paula Deen’s Husband Competing In Keys’ Hemingway Look-Alike Contest

More than 125 stocky white-bearded men resembling Ernest Hemingway are in Key West to compete in the 35th annual “Papa” Hemingway Look-Alike Contest that began Thursday night.


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Hemingway Days Kicks Off In Key West

Ernest Hemingway fans are celebrating his life in Key West this weekend, during the 35th annual Hemingway Days


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Man Dies While Snorkeling In Florida Keys

An Illinois man died while snorkeling in the Florida Keys on Tuesday, authorities said.


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Key Lime Pie Eating Contest To Be In “Limelight” July 4 In Key West

Key lime pie lovers was in the “limelight” on Saturday in Key West.


A patriotic July 4th pooch.  (Source: CBS4)

July 4th Fun In The Florida Keys

If you’re heading down to the Keys over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, you may want to check out how the locals celebrate Independence Day.


Neighbors and other family members joined rescue teams in an attempt to save those in the burning home but the flames and smoke was too much.. (Courtesy of Donna Rapado)

Fatal Keys Fire Serves As Tragic Lesson

Days after a flash fire tore through a home in the Keys, killing a mother and her two younger children, the 911 call from the mother’s eldest daughter has been released, which a fire marshal hopes will serve as a tragic lesson for all.