| Apr 20, 2011
| 4:09 AM
Somebody in Islamorada tried to steal six lower units from high end boat motors at the Caribee Boat Sales and Marina last week, according to a Monroe County Sheriff's Office release.
A detective doing checks stopped by the marina at exactly the right...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 2:30 AM
Memo to crooks or wannabe offenders: Distinctive tattoos could lead to your arrest
Fernando Ovalle, 39, of Homestead, who is suspected of involvement in at least 19 of 35 recent thefts from unoccupied cars and trucks in the Upper Florida Keys, was...
| May 16, 2011
| 2:14 PM
More than 500 venomous lionfish were caught in the Keys Saturday, during a roundup aimed at reducing the numbers of these non-native fish in South Florida reefs.
Native to the Indian and Pacific oceans, lionfish arrived in South Florida in the early...
| May 18, 2011
| 9:54 AM
MIAMI — We've got boat rides. We've got paddlewheelers and pirate ships, air boats and catamarans. Speedboats, glass-bottom boats, schooners, yachts and purpose-built tour boats.
We've got fast rides, slow rides and hop-on, hop-off boat tours...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 10:43 AM
When you think of big trees, you may not think first of Florida. But the state is home to more national champion trees than any other state.
Of the 751 species of tree with national champions – the largest confirmed individual of the species...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:54 PM
ISLAMORADA, Fla. — During a chase scene in "Fool's Gold," Kate Hudson asked Matthew McConaughey how he knew what to do to fly the getaway seaplane. McConaughey replied: "PlayStation."
One of the bright yellow Cessna seaplanes used in that Hollywood...
| Nov 12, 2011
Unless something really goes crazy, it won't be a white Christmas in Florida, but the Sunshine State still offers unique opportunities to celebrate the holidays in a tropical way.
In the Florida Keys and Key West, the latter only about 90 miles north...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 6:20 AM
Orlando Just in time for holiday shopping, Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando sets the scene for the Fall Fiesta in the Park on Nov. 5-6. The juried event, one of Orlando's community favorites, showcases the work of more than 600 artisans in various...
| Jan 13, 2008
Aircraft used to manage water supplies from Orlando to the Keys also give rides to high-ranking public officials, flying at taxpayer expense.
Trips by the South Florida Water Management District's governing board include flights with only one passenger,...
| Jun 30, 2009
| 4:19 PM
| Dec 23, 2009
| 12:21 PM
Note: This recipe, from the Cheeca Lodge in Islamorada, Fla., uses 15 egg yolks and a quart of cream--for starters. Is it any wonder that it tastes terrific?
15 egg yolks
3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup half and half
1 vanilla bean
1 quart whipping cream
| Jun 3, 2009
| 7:19 AM
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FPL ENERGY ENCOUNTER
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JOHN F. KENNEDY SPACE CENTER
Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899