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It Ain't All About the Cookin'

Michael Groover, husband of celebrity chef Paula Deen, poses with past winners of the Hemingway Look-Alike Contest Saturday, July 21, at Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West. On his ninth attempt, Groover won the competition, the...

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A Gentleman Even in Defeat

The undefeated streak of Marathon’s own Armando ‘The Gentleman’ Alvarez (18-1, 12 KOs), right, came to an end Friday night when fellow welterweight Jaron Ennis (21-0, 19 KOs) scored a third-round TKO in their bout televised by...

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Battling Extinction

Biologists and researchers from the Florida Museum of Natural History/University of Florida, Florida Department of Environmental Protection and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will reintroduce two federally endangered butterflies in the Florida Keys this week.

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Dolphin Center Institute Honored

The Dolphin Research Center Training Institute on Grassy Key has been awarded a School of Excellence Award from the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges. In order to be eligible for the award, an institution must demonstrate...

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Plenty of Pluck

Nugget, a liveaboard therapy rooster, has a lot to crow about, even if he’s a bit of a late riser. For instance, it’s not every day a bantam bird can win a ‘Creative Canine’ award and have nobody cry...

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Bon Voyage

Personnel from the U.S. Coast Guard and the Turtle Hospital release two sea turtles, ‘Little Money,’ right, a 365-pound green sea turtle, and ‘Coco,’ a 215-pound loggerhead, Friday, July 20, at Sombrero Beach in Marathon. Fitted with satellite tracking transmitters,...