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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

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Fla. Keys Couple Accused Of Duping Investors Out Of $300 Million

A Florida Keys couple is facing fraud and other charges for what authorities called a $300 million vacation rental scheme.

09/18/2014

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Truck Tailgates Are New Target For Thieves In Keys

Truck tailgates have become a new target for thieves in South Florida.

09/04/2014

Daryl Burgess (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

MCSO: Reckless Driving, Accident Leads To Several Charges For Keys Man

A Keys man was arrested and is facing several charges after police say he crashed a stolen vehicle he was driving into a boat over the weekend.

09/01/2014

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Keys Aquarium Offers Up Close Encounters With Marine Wildlife

A newly opened aquarium in Marathon is offering visitors the chance to immerse themselves, touch, feel and feed marine wildlife.

08/30/2014

Scuba diver on coral reef. (Source: CBS4)

‘Street View’ Goes Under The Sea In The Florida Keys

Much like “street view” mapping—which is available for pretty much every street throughout the country—scientists are working on bringing views of underwater wonders to a computer or smartphone screen near you.

08/13/2014

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Miami International Targets Wildlife Smugglers

Wildlife inspectors at Miami International Airport are trying to keep illegal animal imports from entering the country as the airport leads the nation in shipments of both living and dead animals, according to the The Miami Herald.

08/02/2014

Aaron Huntsman, left, and William Lee Jones, right, embrace during a celebration Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Jones and Hunstman and about 100 other people marked a  Florida Keys judge's ruling overturning Florida's ban on same-sex marriage on Thursday after a legal challenge. But an appeal by the Florida Attorney General's office changed the couple's plans to get married.  (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Fight For Marriage Equality Holding Strong As Activists Rally In Key West

Aaron Huntsman and William Lee Jones planned on marrying Tuesday in Key West after a judge ruled in their favor—overturning Florida’s voter-approved constitutional amendment banning same sex marriage—but that won’t happen just yet as the motion was denied Monday.

07/22/2014

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Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down In The Keys

A Monroe County judge, on Thursday, overturned Florida’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage after a legal challenge by gay couples said the ban effectively made them second-class citizens.

07/17/2014

Florida Keys (photo credit: Thinkstock)

Florida Keys To Get Extra Area Code In 2015

Keys residents, starting next year, will go from seven to ten-digit dialing.

07/11/2014

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