Monday, March 17, 2014

• Jack and Al's Citgo Service Station, Jack Moreno manager, was located at 425 Grinnell St.

• The Monroe County Advertising Commission won first place from the Advertising Club of Miami for its 39 billboards throughout the state.

• The books closed for candidates to file for county offices. Fifty-six candidates had filed for the Democratic primary.

• Rear Admiral Vernon L. Lowrance arrived for a two-day inspection of the units of Submarine Squadron 12.

• A British Navy ship rescued 38 Cuban refugees from Cay Sal Banks and brought them to Key West before they were sent to immigration headquarters at Opa Locka.