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Florida Keys - Archive (Press Releases)

2024
April
13,
2024
| 21:14 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Story:  Florida Keys Bridge Race Attracts 1,500 RunnersLocator Super: Marathon, Florida KeysVideo:  Video is available on the Florida Keys News Bureau's FTP server (download details below) and now via Google Drive here.
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February
18,
2024
| 17:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Story: Carter Grandson, Other Presidential Descendants Discuss Ancestors in Key WestLocator Super: Key West, Fla.Video: Video to match this story to be uploaded to FTP servers beginning about 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 18. Footage
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January
23,
2024
| 22:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The 2024 performing arts season in the Florida Keys & Key West is set to captivate audiences with lively musicals, comedies, dramas and other top-notch performances. Here are some upcoming highlights.Since 1978 The Key Players group has provided
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January
20,
2024
| 09:49 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Story: Recovered Sea Turtle “Ida” Released Off Florida KeysLocator super: Marathon, Florida KeysVideo: Video to match this story can be downloaded from the Florida Keys News Bureau's FTP server (details below) or accessed via Google
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January
09,
2024
| 19:30 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Visitors to the Florida Keys can now discover the island chain’s unique eco-attractions and environmental offerings by using the free Florida Keys Eco-Experience Trail pass.The mobile-exclusive digital pass enables users to check in at area
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2023
December
21,
2023
| 21:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Story: Santa Claus Spotted Diving at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters Locator Super: Marathon, Florida KeysVideo: Video to match this story to be uploaded to FTP sites beginning at about 1:30 p.m.  Footage is also available on
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December
21,
2023
| 18:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Hundreds of college swimmers from around the United States are to meet and compete in the open-to-spectators Orange Bowl Swim Classic Wednesday, Jan. 3, in Key Largo.
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November
30,
2023
| 18:22 PM Europe/Amsterdam
A group of Florida Keys residents staged the symbolic burning of hurricane warning flags at sundown Thursday in Key West to mark the official Nov. 30 end of the 2023 Atlantic hurricane season.
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November
09,
2023
| 18:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK — The all-new 24-unit Flamingo Lodge at Everglades National Park is now open for guests. The park’s Flamingo area is located within Monroe County, which encompasses the Florida Keys island chain.The Flamingo Lodge features
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September
21,
2023
| 14:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Ocean lovers who enjoy diving, snorkeling and kayaking eco-tours can explore and learn about the latest in Florida Keys marine conservation during the annual REEF Fest Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 19-22, in Key Largo.
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September
15,
2023
| 12:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Thousands of revelers are to display their costuming creativity in Key West's historic Old Town Friday, Oct. 27, during the Captain Morgan Masquerade March. Rich in color and camaraderie, the pedestrian procession is a highlight of the island's
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September
15,
2023
| 12:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
On the offbeat island of Key West, even the zombies defy stereotypes. Instead of eerily prowling wastelands in tattered garments, as often portrayed in films and TV, Key West's zombies are to hop on their bikes and cheerfully pedal beside the
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September
07,
2023
| 09:34 AM Europe/Amsterdam
FLORIDA KEYS - As temperatures begin to cool, fall in the Florida Keys & Key West is ideally suited for outdoor festivities and immersive activities, on and in the water and on land. Expanded airline seat capacity, new and newly renovated hotels
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September
05,
2023
| 16:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Parents, kids, grandparents and extended families can explore Florida Keys attractions, tours, nature centers, museums, watersports and other offerings through a value-added program that provides free admission and opportunities for children age 12
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September
05,
2023
| 13:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Known for its diversity and come-as-you-are appeal, Key West is to host the inaugural Big Gay Key West festivities Wednesday through Sunday, Sept. 13-18. The adult-oriented LGBTQ event has a "cabana boy" theme and is to cater to an all male
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September
03,
2023
| 10:51 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Thousands of Florida Keys residents and visitors gathered on Key West's Duval Street late Sunday afternoon for a march honoring internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter Jimmy Buffett, who passed away Sept. 1 at age 76.
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September
02,
2023
| 10:47 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Internationally recognized singer/songwriter Jimmy Buffett, who passed away Sept. 1 at age 76, is being remembered and honored in Key West Saturday, the island where he developed the tropical mystique that flavored his music throughout his life.
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August
25,
2023
| 13:49 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Known for its diversity and come-as-you-are appeal, Key West is to host the inaugural Big Gay Key West festivities Wednesday through Sunday, Sept. 13-18. The adult-oriented LGBTQ event has a "cabana boy" theme and is to cater to an all male
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August
24,
2023
| 13:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
An award-winning "Ladies, Let's Go Fishing!" weekend university is to provide a lighthearted yet skill-heavy girls' getaway Friday through Sunday, Oct. 13-15, enabling female anglers to learn techniques from
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August
21,
2023
| 15:39 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Fans of the Florida Keys' quirky creativity and whimsical spirit can celebrate both, as well as the island chain's 2023 bicentennial, during Key West's annual Fantasy Fest.
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August
18,
2023
| 13:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Paddle-sports practitioners of all ages can compete to circumnavigate the continental United States' southernmost island during the 26th annual Key West Paddle Classic set for Saturday, Sept. 30.
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August
17,
2023
| 13:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Floating greens, golf boats and biodegradable fish-food golf balls highlight the annual "par-tee" on the water during the popular Conch Scramble charity golf tournament Saturday, Sept. 30, in Islamorada.
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August
08,
2023
| 16:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
One of North America's largest gatherings of LGBTQ women is to take place Sept. 6-10 in Key West, featuring vibrant festivities that only the welcoming island city can offer. Womenfest 2023 is to feature an exhilarating lineup of activities and
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August
07,
2023
| 11:47 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Hockey player Ryan Lomberg, left wing for the Florida Panthers, joined coral restoration expert Dr. David Vaughan Saturday, Aug. 5, at the Plant a Million Corals Foundation's land-based coral nursery on Summerland Key for a milestone event: the
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August
04,
2023
| 12:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Divers with Reef Renewal, a Florida Keys-based coral restoration group, have begun moving small coral colonies from a successful shallow coral nursery located in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary to deeper, cooler water.
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July
25,
2023
| 13:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Following the airing of a successful television pilot in 2022, a five-episode series of "Destination Dive" is slated for broadcast on Discovery each Sunday from Aug. 6 through Sept. 3.
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July
24,
2023
| 13:56 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Releases of a white marlin and a sailfish proved to be the winning combination for the Outer Limits team, skippered by veteran Key West captain Jay Miller, at the 41st annual Key West Marlin Tournament that ended Saturday, July 22, off the Florida
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July
24,
2023
| 13:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Divers can vie for prize money while helping preserve native reef fish populations during the 14th annual Florida Keys Lionfish Derby & Festival. Scheduled Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 7-10, the fun and competitive event is sponsored by
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July
23,
2023
| 09:58 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Just call him "Papa." White-bearded Gerrit Marshall from Madison, Wisconsin, has won the 2023 Hemingway Look-Alike Contest, a highlight of Key West's annual Hemingway Days festival that ends Sunday.
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July
22,
2023
| 09:35 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dozens of men resembling Ernest Hemingway and a breed of "bull" likely found only in Key West starred in Saturday's "Running of the Bulls," a lighthearted spoof of the famed run held annually in Pamplona,
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