20 YEARS AGO
The United Way of Key West was collecting supplies for the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas that were damaged by Hurricane Andrew.
Monroe County schools started a week late because of Hurricane Andrew and had about 300 extra students in the Upper Keys from South Florida.
The multi-family residence located at 806 Truman Ave. sold for a reported $267,500.
50 YEARS AGO
Father George Cave, vicar of St. Columba's Episcopal Church, was elected president of the Marathon Ministerial Association.
The Monroe County Anti-Mosquito District returned to fogging because of promises by state representatives to find money in the next year.
The Keys were planning an exhibit to be part of the Florida Showcase held annually in Rockefeller Center in New York City.