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Florida Will 'Come Together' for Paps Corps Walkathon

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 12
On Saturday, March 14, the community will "Come Together to Beat Cancer" at FAU's Boca Raton campus for the 15th Annual Paps Corps Walkathon, to raise funds for cancer prevention.

Only in Florida: Woman Got Naked at Dunkin' Donuts on a Dare

NATIONAL | Mar 12
A 32-year-old woman told police in Florida she got naked and sat outside a Dunkin' Donuts as a dare.

Winter Party Festival 2015: Your Guide to the Parties and Fun Events

PARTIES | By Mike Halterman | Mar 7
Everyone knows Winter Party is the place to dance and to see and be seen for six days each March. This Winter Party Week is one of the largest yet! Here is a spotlight on sixteen events you must not miss.

NY Tourism Website Encourages Readers to Go to Florida

Feb 18
The tourism office of Ithaca, New York, is waving the white flag on winter and advising visitors to its website to check out the Florida Keys instead.

Miami International Boat Show

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | Feb 7
One of the largest boat shows in the world and the largest in South Florida, the Miami International Boat Show will span five days across three locations: the Miami Beach Convention Center, Sea Isle Marina, and Miamarina at Bayside Marketplace.

Marriage Equality Expected to Boost Florida Economy

NATIONAL | By Christiana Lilly | Feb 1
Just six days into 2015, the year proved to be a landmark one for the LGBT community -- and good news for Florida's economy.

The Best Real Estate Markets in Florida

HOME | By Mike Halterman | Jan 24
Everyone agrees that this is the perfect time to buy a new home. Interest rates are low and the construction industry, which fizzled during the recession, is now stronger than ever in Florida. Here are ten Florida cities to look at.

The Battle of the Prides: Fort Lauderdale Vs. Key West

PRIDE | By John MacDonald | Jan 22
This isn't first time two popular gay events have collided in South Florida. Last November, Gays Days launched a new event in Fort Lauderdale on the same weekend as The White Party.

Miami Judge Approves Early Start to Florida's Gay Weddings

NATIONAL | By Curt Anderson | Jan 5
A judge ruled Monday that same-sex couples can immediately start getting marriage licenses in Miami-Dade County, getting a jump-start on Florida's entry as the 36th state where gay marriages are legal statewide.

Only in Florida: Thief Fakes Heart Attack at Wal-Mart So Friend Can Steal Toys

CRIME | Dec 20
Authorities say a man faked a heart attack inside a Florida Wal-Mart store so his friend could steal toys.

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