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[25 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]

106 minutes,
Rated R
Only 17-year-old Charley Brewster knows Jerry’s bloodcurdling secret. When Charley can’t get anybody to believe him, he turns to TV horror host Peter Vincent (Roddy McDowall), who used to be the “Great Vampire Killer” of the movies. Can these mortals save Charley and his sweetheart Amy from the wrathful bloodsucker’s toothy embrace? If you love being scared, Fright Night…will give you the nightmare of your life.

Events, Key West Event »

[25 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]

At the Key West Public Library 2nd Friday of each month at 3:00
Call us with your
LEGAL QUESTION
&
We will provide you with
FREE LEGAL INFORMATION
Over the phone
MONDAY—FRIDAY
1-877-715-7464
TDD: (877 715-7461
Fax: (877) 715-7466
People We Help
Legal Services of the Florida
Keys helps residents of Monroe
County who are income eligible.
Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Call us with your legal questions and we can provide free legal information over the phone. If not, and you are eligible for services, we will schedule you to meet with an attorney in person.
We handle a variety of civil legal …

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[11 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
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News Across the Keys, Tom's Keys History Blog »

[1 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Thanks a million!

We are proud beyond words to announce that our online archive of historic images of the Florida Keys recently passed the million-hit mark — meaning the images have been viewed more than 1 million times. That’s quite something for a little library system at the end of the road.
The site can be accessed from this website — just click on any of the images under “Our Pix” at right — or by going directly to Flickr and searching for our photostream under “Florida Keys–Public Libraries.”
The online archive has been the work of …

Staff Favorites »

[1 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
“It was a dark and stormy night” award

From the fun folks at the Guardian: “American academic Sue Fondrie’s disturbing description of thoughts like mutilated sparrows has been declared the worst sentence of the year.”
“Fondrie, a professor at the University of Wisconsin, beat an impressive display of terrible writing to win the 2011 Bulwer-Lytton fiction contest, named in honour of Sir Edward Bulwer-Lytton’s 1830 novel Paul Clifford and its much-quoted opening, ‘It was a dark and stormy night’. Entrants to the prize are duly challenged to compose the opening sentence to the worst of all possible novels.”