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They decided to ride out Hurricane Irma in their home: strongest concrete house… with hurricane proof doors and windows. While the storm passed over Big Coppitt Key the whole house started to shake, as if a giant monster were trying to get in. Then they heard a crash coming from the children’s bedroom. The door flew open. Their young son appeared, blood matting his blond hair. They rushed to look for the young daughter. The hurricane was inside the bedroom. The girl had disappeared…

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Arnaud Girard
Arnaud Girard and his wife, Naja are co-publishers and co-editors of Key West the Newspaper (The Blue Paper). They previously reported for the former Key West The Newspaper, Key West’s longest running independent weekly, published by Dennis Reeves Cooper, Ph.D., from January 1994 until November 2012. The Girards are perhaps best known for their discovery of and extensive research surrounding the US Navy’s 1951 claim of ownership of Wisteria Island but are also responsible for top investigative stories including breaking news coverage of the highly controversial in-custody-death of Charles Eimers on Thanksgiving Day 2013, the catastrophic police tasing of Matthew Shawn Murphy, and the property tax scandal involving Balfour Beatty to name a few. Arnaud and Naja have lived in Key West since 1986.
 September 21, 2018  Posted by at 12:14 pm * Featured Story *, Naja and Arnaud Girard  Add comments

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