A South Florida college student took home the prize for the men’s race on the Florida Keys’ Seven Mile Bridge run on Saturday.
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.
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.
The Life Time Miami Marathon is just one day away and police are warning of road closures Sunday morning.
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.
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.
A major fire early Saturday morning destroyed a favorite restaurant in Marathon.
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.
Dozens of wounded military veterans got some therapy with the dolphins in the Florida Keys this week.
U.S. 1 in the Florida Keys is shutdown Tuesday following the crash of three tractor-trailers near Marathon.