For nine years, the Center for Independent Living of the Keys received a lifeline from the federal government in the form of an annual grant. The center provides much-needed assistance to Monroe County's disabled community and it's one of the few nonprofits that help special-needs people find employment...
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Dante Jiovenetta is No. 1 in Florida. Our own Dante Jiovenetta from Coral Shores High School in Tavernier.
When the Monroe County Commission meets today at the Marathon Government Center, two words once thought never to be spoken again from the board's dais are likely to come up: Hickory House.
Upper Keys Animal Shelter provides invaluable service. County officials should see through baseless attacks
The Upper Keys Animal Shelter performs the dual task of acting as Monroe County's animal control agency and taking in lost and abandoned cats and dogs. The nonprofit offers free spay and neutering services to area pet owners, and any animal brought into its Key Largo clinic needing medical care...
It's never pleasant for a law enforcement agency being forced to investigate one of its own but it happens. But it's also unfortunate when an internal investigation seems to drag out when on its face it looks like the question of wrongdoing is easily answerable.