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Spencer Slate, garbed as Santa Claus, scuba dives in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, off Islamorada, Fla. Each year, Slate dons the costume to provide underwater holiday photo opportunities for his dive shop customers as a fundraiser to sponsor Christmas gifts for a local children's charity.  (Frazier Nivens/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)


Scuba Diving Santa Submerges In Florida Keys Sanctuary

A Florida Keys version of Santa Claus ditched the sleigh and instead took to the sea.

12/20/2014

Competitors in the Key Largo Bridge Run crowd the northbound lane of a portion of the Florida Keys Overseas Highway Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Key Largo, Fla. The event attracted 771 participants who competed in 5K, 10K or half-marathon divisions. During the run, traffic from the Keys to the South Florida mainland was diverted to an alternate route. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys New Bureau/HO)

Hundreds Take On The Key Largo Bridge Run

Nearly 800 runners laced up their shoes and took on the sixth annual Key Largo Bridge Run on Saturday.

11/08/2014

A 40-foot cigar boat burns off the Florida Keys on Nov. 6, 2014. (Courtesy: U.S. Coast Guard)

Good Sam Rescues 6 In Boat Fire Off Fla. Keys

A Good Samaritan rescued six people off a burning boat on Thursday afternoon.

11/06/2014

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U.S. Coast Guard Searches For Missing Diver In Florida Keys

A man who went diving off the Florida Keys has gone missing, and now the United States Coast Guard is searching for the 32-year old.

11/03/2014

(Source: www.guyharveyoutpostislamorada.com )

Top Spots For A Fall Getaway Near South Florida

Adventure is just two hours away. Plan a getaway to the Bahamas, the Keys or the everglades and have the trip of a lifetime just miles from home.

10/11/2014

Skip Bradeen, center, poses with a dolphin and clients Veronica Pereira and Barron Pritt..Pereria reeled in the dolphin off Islamorada in the Florida Keys.  In September 2014, Bradeen began his 50th year in the Florida Keys charterboat business. (Photo by Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Keys Captain Marks 50 Years In The Sportfishing Business

A man destined to be a butcher is now celebrating his 50th year in the sportfishing business as a Florida Keys charterboat captain.

09/27/2014

A portion of the field of 310 swimmers begin the Swim for Alligator Lighthouse Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Islamorada, Fla. The eight-mile roundtrip  open water swim, to-and-from Alligator Reef Lighthouse in the Florida Keys, serves as a fundraiser for local student college scholarships and to create awareness for the need to preserve six aging lighthouses off the Keys island chain.  (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Miami Swimmer Wins Open-Water Competition

A Miami man won an open- water swimming competition in the Florida keys which attracted hundreds of swimmers.

09/20/2014

A coast guard helicopter. (Source: CBS4)

Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Diver In Key West

Coast Guard crews suspended their search Thursday for a man who’s boat was found submerged off Molasses Reef earlier this week.

08/07/2014

Alex Hare and his 90 lb. yellowfin tuna which he free gaffed off a dock in a canal in Islamorada.
(Source: Alex Hare)

Crazy Yellowfin Tuna Catch Captured On Camera In Florida Keys

Yellowfin tuna are normally a deepwater roaming fish found far offshore of land. But Sunday, a young Destin, Fla., fishing professional, vacationing in the Florida Keys, orchestrated an unorthodox catch of a yellowfin swimming lazily in a resort’s shallow-water oceanside boat basin in Islamorada.

CBS Miami–08/05/2014

Fabien Cousteau attends the Digital Life Design (DLD) conference on January 26, 2009 in Munich, Germany. DLD brings together global leaders and creators from the digital world. (Source: Sean Gallup/Getty Images for Burda Media)

Cousteau Ends ‘Mission 31′ In Florida Keys

Fabien Cousteau, the grandson of underwater explorer Jacques Cousteau, is back on the surface Wednesday after spending a month in an underwater lab.

07/02/2014

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