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Man Almost Shot In Confrontation With Sergeant

A deputy nearly shot a man this weekend after he allegedly found him waving a handgun around on a highway near Marathon.

04/12/2014

Contestants in the Seven Mile Bridge Run near Marathon, Fla., approach the span's highest point Saturday, April 5, 2014. The annual event attracted 1,500 runners who ran over the longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. The run began in 1982 to help herald the completion of a federally funded construction program that built 37 new bridges in the Keys. (Source: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

S.Fla. Student Wins Seven Mile Bridge Race

A South Florida college student took home the prize for the men’s race on the Florida Keys’ Seven Mile Bridge run on Saturday.

04/05/2014

A South Florida man won the men's title in the annual Seven Mile Bridge Run. (Source: Andy Newman/FL Keys News Bureau)

Seven Mile Bridge To Close Saturday Morning For Annual Race

The Seven Mile Bridge, longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway, is scheduled to close to traffic Saturday from 6:45 a.m. to 9 a.m.

04/03/2014

Seven Mile Bridge

Keys Approve Agreement To Restore Section Of Seven Mile Bridge

Monroe County commissioners approved an agreement Wednesday between the Florida Department of Transportation, Monroe County and the City of Marathon to provide funding to restore and maintain a 2.2-mile section of the historic Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys.

03/19/2014

Source: CBS4

Expect Road Closures For Miami Marathon Sunday

The Life Time Miami Marathon is just one day away and police are warning of road closures Sunday morning.

02/01/2014

Source: CBS4

Warm-Up Begins For Life Time Miami Marathon

Tents and trucks took over Bayfront Park Friday in preparation for this weekend’s Lifetime Miami Marathon. Sunday, 25,000 runners are expected along with family and friends to participate or cheer on runners in the race.

CBS Miami–01/31/2014

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Traffic Delays Expected For Miami Marathon

Thousands of South Florida runners will lace-up for Sunday’s Miami Marathon and Half Marathon, but drivers in the area will have to practice patience.

01/30/2014

A fire destroyed Salty's Waterfront Grill in Marathon Saturday January 18, 2014. Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office

Fire Destroys Marathon Restaurant

A major fire early Saturday morning destroyed a favorite restaurant in Marathon.

CBS Miami–01/18/2014

The Seven Mile Bridge and Pigeon Key in The Florida Keys

New Ramp To Make Old Seven Mile Bridge More Accessible

The historic Seven Mile bridge will soon be wheelchair accessible. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has authorized a $1.16 million plan to improve access to the Old Seven Mile Bridge in Marathon Key with a ramp that will run along an existing stairwell beneath the new bridge.

01/12/2014

(Courtesy: The Florida Keys News Bureau)

Wounded Veterans Find Therapy In Keys Bike Ride, Dolphin Encounter

Dozens of wounded military veterans got some therapy with the dolphins in the Florida Keys this week.

01/11/2014

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