Long Key

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2014

    Miami Man Hit With $1.4 Million Bond After Getting Caught With 246 Undersized Lobsters

    A judge may set bond over a million dollars for serious crimes like murder, high-profile cases, or for defendants who present a serious flight risk. All Jorge Vargas did was get caught with some undersized lobster tails, so why did a judge set his bail at a hefty $1.4 million? Well, because Vargas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2014

    Tropical Storm Dolly Forms in Gulf of Mexico

    The slumbering 2014 hurricane season is finally coming out of hibernation. Just over a week after Hurricane Cristobal pulled together in the Caribbean, the fourth named storm of the year has become official in the Gulf of Mexico. Miami's National Hurricane Center this morning named Tropical Storm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Miami Man Has Worst Mushroom Trip Ever, Pulled From Ocean by Keys Sheriffs

    via Monroe County Sheriff's OfficeDaniel Yepez​Daniel Yepez learned a little something about psychedelic mushrooms this weekend. Namely, that too many can make you trip your balls off so badly that walking slowly and determinedly into the ocean while screaming, "It's time for me to die!" seems lik ... More >>

  • News

    March 25, 1999

    Conched Out

    The queen conch, long a culinary favorite and a symbol of life in the Keys, is disappearing from local waters

  • News

    July 4, 1996

    They've Been Workin' on the Railroad

    For a hundred years the FEC Railway has been chugging up and down Florida's east coast. The next hundred years shouldn't be much different.

  • News

    May 9, 1996

    For the Birds

    Put down the field glasses and close up the guidebooks. When Florida's top avian enthusiasts do battle, the feathers fly.