A federal judge in Key West sent a Michigan man to prison for five months Monday for illegally buying and selling marine life taken from Florida Keys waters. Joseph Franko, 35, then will spend five months of house arrest and two years on probation.
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Citing rowdiness, trash and graffiti, the Monroe County Sheriff's Office this month permanently blocked access to a boat launch on the Monroe County side of Card Sound Road in North Key Largo, as well as three other spots with water access from Card Sound. We understand the thinking behind the...
The Florida Keys have long been ahead of the pack in the push for equal rights for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered. This past week, a gay Key West couple put the islands back in the spotlight in that fight.
The long tug of war revolving around financing to fix part of the broken-down Old Seven Mile Bridge came to conclusion at the Monroe County Commission meeting on Wednesday, and by all accounts, it was a great day.