In anticipation of Tropical Storm Isaac, Monroe County officials decided Thursday to shut down county offices and cancel school on Monday — the day Isaac’s weather is expected to impact the Florida Keys.
The Florida Keys are one of the most vulnerable areas to destruction at the hands of a tropical system and with Tropical Storm Isaac taking aim at the area, emergency management workers are preparing for anything.
The last hurricane to directly impact South Florida was Wilma in 2005. Despite the seven year break, many in South Florida are not apathetic in their hurricane preparations as they keep a close eye on Tropical Storm Isaac’s march across the Atlantic.
A park in Marathon has accomplished the equivalent of making the finals in American Idol.
The Coast Guard continues to search for a boater who has been missing since the weekend.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott has released a recovered green sea turtle off the Florida Keys Tuesday afternoon.
Governor Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet have signed off on this year’s Statewide Emergency Shelter Plan (SESP).
For the second time in little more than a week, an angler landed a mammoth swordfish off the Florida Keys.
A taxi driver in Marathon was arrested for allegedly having sex with a 12-year old girl.
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