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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.

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Celebrants wave a circular rainbow flag on Duval Street in Key West, Fla., Friday, June 26, 2015, following a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that same-sex couples have the right to marry nationwide. The flag is an internationally recognized symbol of gay and lesbian unity. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Key West Celebrates Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Several hundred people celebrated in Key West Friday evening after the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that same-sex couples have the right to marry nationwide.

06/26/2015

In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, “Miley,” a sub-adult loggerhead sea turtle, swims away after being released off the Florida Keys at Islamorada, Fla., Saturday, May 2, 2015. The reptile was named after rescuers who found her floating in early March 2015 noticed the turtle's rear end was gyrating and named her after Miley Cyrus, whose expressive dance moves were dubbed "twerking” by the pop singer. The 120-pound turtle was treated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital for an intestinal impaction. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

State Asks Keys Residents For Help Collecting Reptile Data

Wildlife officials are asking residents and visitors in the Florida Keys to report their sightings of native reptiles and amphibians.

06/21/2015

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Top Day Trips From South Florida

Looking to escape the daily grind of the big city lifestyle for one day? If so, pack light and enjoy the ride, because the following spots are the top day trip options from South Florida.

06/20/2015

CBS4's Rick Folbaum sits down with local author Brad Meltzer. (Source: CBS4)

CBS4’s Rick Folbaum Sits Down With Local Author Brad Meltzer

South Florida has a proud history of producing of accomplished writers, like Carl Hiaasen and Dave Barry. But just as deserving to be on that list is Brad Meltzer, whose mysteries and thrillers have garnered fans all over the world.

06/16/2015

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Best RV Road Trips In The US

One of the best ways to explore America’s great outdoors is with an RV.

06/12/2015

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Top Spots To Buy Swimsuits In South Florida

There is no shortage of high-end swim shops in Miami, but here are a few picks that fit every body from plus size and post-op to runway and beach chic.

06/02/2015

Gary Salazar, left, and Maria Walden, right, are the first to tread across Duval Street in Key West, Fla., on a new rainbow crosswalk just after four were installed at Duval and Petronia streets Thursday, May 28, 2015. The crosswalks feature bands of all six colors of the rainbow flag, an internationally recognized symbol of gay and lesbian unity. They are composed of pre-formed thermoplastic color blocks alternating with white stripes and heat-treated to become a permanent part of the pavement. (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Key West Installs Permanent Rainbow Crosswalks

The City of Key West has a set of new permanent rainbow crosswalks in the heart of the island’s LGBT entertainment district.

05/28/2015

Costumed as a vampire, Emerson Farris paddles his S.S. Stoker, named for "Dracula" author Bram Stoker, during the Schooner Wharf Minimal Regatta Sunday, Mary 24, 2015, in Key West, Fla. (Photo by Haig Jacobs/Florida Keys News Bureau)

‘Sailors’ Pilot Plywood-And-Duct-Tape Boats In Wacky Key West Regatta

Imagine a soapbox derby race on water. Can you picture it? That’s basically what went down at a wacky Memorial Day weekend regatta in Key West on Sunday.

05/24/2015

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Ask A South Florida Expert: How To Take Better Pictures With Your Phone

Find out how you can maximize the use of your smartphone camera from professional photographer, Jan Freire.

05/18/2015

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