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Things to Do on a Windy Day

January 24, 2017 Events

On rare ocasions, even our little slice of Paradise can suffer from one of Mother Nature's mood swings.  Yesterday was one of those days.  Boy oh boy, it  was windy outside and that doesn't fare well for our fisherman, boaters and beach goers.  But don't think for a minute that there is nothing left to […]

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Marine Debris – Get Involved in Coastal Clean Ups!

January 21, 2015 Events

Marine debris is a problem that affects everyone, says Gabrielle Renchen, a scientist with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission speaking at the Eco Discover Center in Key West this  week.. In the summer, Renchen can be found most often on the water, surveying lost lobster traps and other marine debris, but in the […]

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Food, Fishing, Fun! Festivals of the Florida Keys in March!

February 24, 2014 Events

March Events Please Locals and Visitors Alike There is always plenty to do in Key Colony Beach and the surrounding islands no matter when you visit, but March brings several local special events that visitors really enjoy – and this year includes a new local fishing tournament!  Key Colony Beach Day This Sunday, March 2, […]

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Mother’s Day Celebrations Around the World

March 22, 2013 Events

Around the World and in the Florida Keys …  Image Credit Mothers’ Day is universal now, celebrated in various ways around the world and on different days. Its history goes back to the Romans who had a festival of Hilaria (the mother of the gods); the Ancient Greeks, who worshiped Cybele the mother goddess. Mothers’ […]

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