| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:34 AM
Mark Peto and another man had been drinking beer together Saturday afternoon underneath the movie theater in the Tavernier Towne movie theater in the Florida Keys when Petro suddenly attacked his brew buddy, cutting his thumb with a box cutter. according...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 1:20 PM
If you go
Seasons: The two-day miniseason runs from 12:01 a.m. Wednesday to midnight Thursday. The regular season is Aug. 6-March 31.
Licenses: You must have a saltwater fishing license ($17 for residents) and a lobster stamp ($5) to...
| Jul 22, 2013
Many would say if you're going to do Key West right, you're going to have to spend a good bit of money. Hotels aren't cheap, food and drink can be surprisingly expensive and popular attractions like author Ernest Hemingway's house don't offer free...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:06 AM
It's a sad and all too familiar tale.
A bar, two men, alcohol and a woman.
Jose Gonzales, 52, from Homestead, and Stuart James Collins, 28, from Jamestown, North Carolina, had words, possibly feuding over a woman, at JJ’s Doghouse bar in...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:25 AM
Jamie Arthur Goodman, a 55-year-old doc with two businesses in Islamorada -- the Keys Medical Center, a family practice medical clinic, and the Essence of the Phoenix, which is billed on its web site as an “Anti-Aging Regenerative Medicine, Laser...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 5:27 AM
It's called the Big Chill Bar and although it's located in the laid-back Florida Keys, a couple of their customers apparently need to learn a thing or two about the art of chillin' out.
Deputies were called to Jimmy Johnson's Big Chill Bar in Key...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:43 AM
Two teen girls, 15 and 16-years-old, were walking home from Key Largo park last Saturady when they realized they were being followed. They ran up the stairs to their respective condo units on the 2nd and 3rd stories of the building to get away from the...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:34 PM
UPDATE: Board member A.K. Desai did resign, sending a resignation letter to Scott on Tuesday. Gov. Rick Scott has made three appointments to the State Board of Education, the panel that helps set education policies and rules for Florida's public schools...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:57 AM
Technology is not always your friend.
Deputies were finally able to arrest a second suspect from a high speed motorcycle chase in the Florida Keys last Tuesday. The two cyclists are accused of passing numerous cars in no passing zones and speeding...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:28 AM
Dispatchers received reports of a man disrupting traffic, hitting cars and threatening passersby in Islamorada, according to a Monroe County Sheriff's Office news release.
When the deputy arrived he saw two occupied vehicles stopped at a corner and a...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Q: For years, vehicle tags in Florida didn't display the name of the county but showed "Sunshine State" instead. I was recently in Orlando and saw many tags with county names. Is the state going back to putting the county names on plates where the car...