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Sheriff’s Office Warns Of Hit Man Email Scam

Officials in the Florida Keys are warning of an email scam that that claims to be from a “professional hit man” hired by a friend to kill the person receiving the document.

CBS Tampa–11/20/2014

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Cop Dressed As The Grinch Hands Out Onions Instead Of Citations To Speeders

Motorists who slightly speed through certain school zones on the Florida Keys Overseas Highway during the holidays might just get an onion from the Grinch instead of a traffic citation.

CBS Tampa–12/18/2013

Cops: Man Lit Truck On Fire Injuring Man Inside

A North Carolina man is facing attempted second-degree murder charges after authorities say he lit a truck on fire, severely injuring a man inside.

CBS Tampa–07/13/2013

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Mega Pet Adoption To Help Hundreds Of Animals

A mega pet adoption in Miami will help hundreds of homeless pets find a home.

04/06/2013

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Deputies: Man Jumps From 7 Mile Bridge After Chase

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a reckless driver jumped from the top of the 7 Mile Bridge near Marathon during a police chase. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says callers reported seeing a car […]

CBS Tampa–01/15/2013

The sun sets behind the old railway bridge in the Bahia Honda State Park in Bahia Honda Key, Florida February 25, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami to Keys ‘Over the Sea’ Railroad Turns 100

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — Florida is marking the centennial of Henry Flagler’s Over-Sea Railroad, which steamed through the Florida Keys Jan. 22, 1912, carrying residents and tourists from Miami through the once-isolated island chain to Key West for the first time ever.

CBS Tampa–01/19/2012

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