20 YEARS AGO
City Electric System employees were working with Homestead Utilities to restore power to South Florida after Hurricane Andrew.
Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society was offering free tours to schools of their exhibit "Treasures of the Triangle."
The multifamily residence located at 510 Margaret St. sold for a reported $135,000.
50 YEARS AGO
The Naval Air Station was at maximum capacity, with fighters and bombers, and the military had taken over Key West International Airport for use by transport planes.
The Army Missile Battalion Headquarters took over the Casa Marina Hotel complex. The Army leased the property for one year with a 30-day cancellation clause.
The school system had lost 111 students as families were leaving town because of the war scare.