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A Conversation With Henry Flagler

January 20, 2012 Events

Are you a history buff? If so, January is your month to visit and enjoy the Florida Keys. We’re celebrating the completion of Henry “Flagler’s Speedway to Sunshine” railroad – and there are lots of fun, entertaining and enlightening events planned. The Marathon Community Theatre will host Paul J. Jellinek as Henry Flagler on Sunday, […]

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Is It Cold Where You Live Today?

January 6, 2012 News

Key West, Florida is the southernmost point in the United States, so you would assume it’s always warm, right? Well, this morning they tied a low temperature record set in 1879. Yes, 1879! The low dropped to 49* in the wee hours of the morning.  Now if you’re in Minneapolis,  Minnesota right now your temperature […]

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Pigeon Key Centennial Celebration in the Florida Keys

December 23, 2011 News

Historical Pigeon Key in the Florida Keys is hosting its 100 year celebration of the Henry Flagler railroad.  Pigeon Key is nestled beneath the Old Seven Mile Bridge just two miles west of Marathon. The island is five acres in size and housed more than 400 workers who built the Henry Flagler railroad in the […]

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