Monroe Co. Has New Re-Entry Stickers In Case Of CheckpointsAfter Hurricane Irma and during the height of the pandemic, Monroe County closed the Florida Keys to visitors and set up checkpoints that only allowed residents and business owners to enter.
Florida Keys Coral Restoration Efforts Highlighted During World Oceans DayWorld Oceans Day is to be celebrated Tuesday, June 8, and in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary a major effort to restore seven prominent coral reefs is well underway just 18 months after officials announced a program dubbed “Mission: Iconic Reefs.”
After Hurricane Irma Tore Up Fishermen's Community Hospital In Marathon, A New One Is About To OpenNearly four years after Hurricane Irma knocked out Fishermen's Community Hospital in Marathon, a new $43.7 million Fishermen’s Community Hospital is expected to open June 7.
Lose Something? Packages Of Cocaine Keep Washing Ashore The Florida KeysSouth Florida may have warm weather and beautiful beaches, but it also has an infamous drug trade which keeps popping up, literally, along the coast of the Florida Keys. That's because packages of cocaine keep washing ashore the Florida Keys.
United Arab Emirates Awards Grants For Keys Coral Reef RestorationA portion of a United Arab Emirates grant has been awarded to two Florida Keys-based coral restoration organizations.
Purrfect Outcome After Monroe County Deputies Save Kitten Hitching Ride Under Patrol CarCats really do have nine lives, especially a small kitten found hitching a ride underneath a police car in the Florida Keys.
Card Sound Road Remains Closed Due To Nearby Brush FireCard Sound Road is still closed in both directions due to a large brush fire burning in southwest Miami-Dade.
Florida Keys To Release Modified Mosquitos To Fight IllnessIn an effort to combat persistent insect-borne diseases like Dengue fever and Zika, the Florida Keys will release genetically modified mosquitoes.
Annual Florida Keys Seven-Mile Bridge Run Staged With Coronavirus ProtocolsAbout 1,000 people representing dozens of U.S. states competed in the 40th annual Seven Mile Bridge Run Saturday in the Florida Keys.
Keys’ Seven Mile Bridge To Close Saturday Morning For RaceHeaded to the lower Florida Keys this weekend? Don’t go early Saturday. The Seven Mile Bridge Run will be shutdown for the annual bridge run which was cancelled last year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
30,000 Florida Keys Customers Lose Power After Sailboat Gets Stuck In Transmission LinesA major power outage in the lower Florida Keys is being blamed on a sailboat which got stuck in transmission lines on Monday morning, officials said.
Florida Keys 'Egg-Splorers' For A Good CauseDozens of undersea “egg-splorers” dove a shallow reef off Islamorada in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Thursday, during an underwater egg hunt that serves as a fundraiser to help Keys’ children in need throughout the year.
Nearly 70 Pounds Of Cocaine Found In Plastic Wrapped Bale Off Upper KeysA person snorkeling near Craig Key made an unusual find on Wednesday afternoon.
Staying In Touch With Customers On Social Media Keeps Keys Charter Boat Operator Afloat During PandemicIt has not been easy for Florida Keys charter boat captains to stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic.
North Carolina Tourist Dies After Keys Snorkeling TripA tourist from North Carolina died after being rushed there following a snorkeling incident near the Sand Key Lighthouse in the lower Keys.