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    Affordable Care Act results in concrete savings

    I don't know what kind of right-wing agenda letter writer Larry Reitz had when making his unsupported bullet-point claims about the efficacy of the Affordable Care Act.

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    Dolphin (mahi mahi) need more protection

    Once again, we are at the start of dolphin season, or migration. This is the time of year when the dolphin will gather off our coast in significant numbers. I would just like to point out a conservation law that was well-intentioned but actually results in more harm to the species that we are trying...

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    Casting contest benefits animal shelter

    On behalf of the staff, board and animals of Safe Harbor Animal Rescue of the Keys, we would like to thank Capt. Spider and Kathy Branch for once again donating the proceeds of their weekly Casting for Charity contest to the animal shelter.

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    Volunteering changes lives

    The definition of volunteering means to freely offer to do something. This can be volunteering a piece of information, volunteering to drive a friend to the airport, or even volunteering a substantial amount of time to work on a project. 

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    Magistrate recommendations fair, ethical

    I have been a teacher at Key Largo School since 1998, and am the vice president of United Teachers of Monroe. This year, our negotiations process led us once again to impasse with the school board. 

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    Obama supporters blinded by ideology

    Reading through the three letters that you published concerning the Affordable Care Act, James Pettorini's letter is far superior in substance, fact and eloquence, than those of his detractors. Mr. Pettorini factually states his disagreement with the ACA in a reasoned and measured tone. He does...

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    Mainland day-trippers ruined the Card Sound beach areas for everyone

    The editorial regarding the closing of the beach in North Key Largo on Card Sound Road says "we believe closing the boat launch on Card Sound Road is unduly harsh, punishing the many for the actions of a few" and  "taking away more water from our residents and visitors is the least-palatable...

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    Marathon needs to move forward, not backward, with old city manager

    This is in response to Mr. Scott's April 2 letter to the editor. This is not personal, as I don't know Mr. Scott and he is probably a very nice man, but maybe a bit out of touch.

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    County needs to close out old building permits

    Thank you very much to the Monroe County Commission for its service to the residents of Monroe County. We have been full-time residents for more than 30 years and have enjoyed it. In all those years, we never had a complaint.

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    DOT is harming business by cracking down on parking

    Businesses in the Florida Keys need the public's help.

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