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Monday, August 29, 2016
Mel Fisher's Treasures presents $15,500 check to Wesley House Family Services

On behalf of the Fisher family, a check was presented on Aug. 23 to Wesley House Family Services in the amount of $15,500 as a result of this year’s Mel Fisher Days’ events. The funds will be used as general funds to support local programs and services.

Wesley House Family Services provide services to children and families throughout the Florida Keys. Some of these serv...

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Monday, August 29, 2016
KEY WEST
Botanical Garden seeks volunteers

The Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden on Stock Island is seeking volunteers to help in the visitor center, nursery, garden, data entry and office. 

No experience is necessary and training is provided.

Volunteer hours apply toward community service for students, as well as city, county and state programs.

For information, call the garden...

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Monday, August 29, 2016
MONROE COUNTY
Zika testing for pregnant women

The Florida Department of Health in Monroe County has announced that Zika virus risk assessment and testing for pregnant women is is being offered in partnership with Womankind in Key West.

The service follows Gov. Rick Scott’s direction that all county health departments offer Zika testing at no cost to any pregnant woman.

For information, call Womankind at 305...

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