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Key West Sailing Regatta Begins Monday

Two-time Rolex Yachtsman of the Year Terry Hutchinson will call tactics for Bella Mente during the five-day Quantum Key West sailing regatta that begins Monday off the Florida Keys.

01/18/2015

Brandon Dodson and Flagler the dolphin splash each other at Dolphin Research Center Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, in Marathon, Fla. The interactive experience with the dolphins was a facet of Soldier Ride, which has 60 vets -- most suffering severe injuries from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan -- biking segments of the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. The event is staged by the Wounded Warrior Project to help restore injured soldiers' physical and emotional well-being. It concludes in Key West Sunday, Jan. 11. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau Photo)

Wounded Warriors Get Inspiration Therapy In The Keys

About 60 wounded military veterans got some inspiration therapy during their Soldier Ride that concludes in Key West on Sunday.

01/10/2015

Key West, Fla., has been ranked number five in a list of Yahoo! travel information searches according to a recently released news story about most-popular U.S. destination, airlines and hotel searches on the popular internet/search engine website. Photo shot Nov. 5, 2014. Photo by Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau.

Annual Key West Literary Seminar Explores Inexplicable

Readers and writers from all over are gathered in Key West, exploring literature’s relationship to the inexplicable during this year’s Key West Literary Seminar.

01/09/2015

Key West, Fla., has been ranked number five in a list of Yahoo! travel information searches according to a recently released news story about most-popular U.S. destination, airlines and hotel searches on the popular internet/search engine website. Photo shot Nov. 5, 2014. Photo by Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau.

Coast Guard Searching For Missing Key West Fisherman

A 67-year-old fisherman has gone missing south of Key West.

01/07/2015

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Plane Crash Kills 4, Child Survives & Gets Help

Authorities are investigating a small plane that went down in western Kentucky Friday night after taking off from a Florida airport.

01/03/2015

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Coast Guard Searching For Diver Off Key West

Coast Guard search-and-rescue crews are looking for a diver who is missing.

01/03/2015

A small plane landed short of the runway in the Florida Keys on January 3, 2015, ending up in salt ponds with passengers on board

Plane Lands Short Of Runway In Florida Keys, 6 On Board

A small plane landed short of the runway in the Florida Keys on Saturday, ending up in salt ponds with passengers on board.

01/03/2015

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Same-Sex Couples Expecting To Receive Marriage Licenses

The New Year began with a momentous occasion for many same-sex couples in Florida after a federal judge cleared the way for marriage.

01/02/2015

William Lee Jones, left, and Aaron Huntsman, right, leave the Monroe County Clerk of the Court's office after completing a marriage license application Friday, Jan. 2, 2015, in Key West, Fla. Jones and Huntsman are planning on receiving their license just after midnight Monday, Jan. 5 and getting married immediately afterwards. In July 2014, after Huntsman and Jones filed suit protesting Florida's 2008 ban on same-sex marriage, Keys Judge Luis Garcia ruled the ban was discriminatory and unconstitutional. A state appeal held up the couple's marriage plans until U.S. Judge Robert Hinkle ruled Florida clerks can issue licenses to same-sex couples beginning after midnight Monday. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Key West Men to Get Keys’ First Same-Sex Marriage License

The first same-sex marriage license in the Florida Keys will be issued soon after two Key West men, acclaimed as pioneers in Florida’s fight for same-sex marriage equality completed their paperwork Friday.

01/02/2015

A dachshund portraying a racehorse, trots down Duval Street in Key West, Fla., Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014, during the annual Key West Dachshund Walk. The event preludes four warm-weather takeoffs on New York City's Times Square ball drop. Celebrants can choose to watch a female impersonator in a large red high heel shoe; a huge manmade conch shell, descend outside a bar; a replica Key lime wedge splash into a gigantic margarita glass and a pirate wench "drop" from atop a sailing vessel's mast. (Steve Panariello/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Dachshund Walk Is Canine Kickoff To Key West New Year’s Eve

America’s southernmost island went to the dogs New Year’s Eve, when about 175 short-legged, long-bodied canines and their owners staged the 10th annual Key West Dachshund Walk.

12/31/2014

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