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Janessa Pasco, Gabriella Martinez, and Mason Hayhurst, left to right, pet sea life in the salt water touch tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Mason Hayhurst feels around the salt water touch tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Anderson Hiester, 3, plays in the fossil dig during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Onlookers watch enclosed pelicans that the Conservancy of Naples is assisting in healing back to health during the 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Nature seekers take advantage of the boat ride during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Erik Hiester, and his son Anderson Heister play in the fossil dig during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Orla Duffy dances with her daughter Juliana Duffy, 3, to live music played by The Wholetones during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Nora Rintelman, Jonah Woodruff, Nolan Woodruff, and Loren Woodruff, left to right, look closely at the fish tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Nolan Woodruff, left, and his brother Jonah Woodruff, right, touch foreheads while looking at the fish tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Janessa Pasco, Gabriella Martinez, and Mason Hayhurst, left to right, pet sea life in the salt water touch tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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People crowd around the salt water touch tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Mason Hayhurst feels around the salt water touch tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Mason Hayhurst, left, and his grandma Tammy Maceuley, right, observe some sea life from the salt water touch tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Janna Dewey holds up a Nox owl during a zoo animal show at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida during their 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Janessa Pasco touches a sea urchin in the salt water tank during the Conservancy of Southwest Florida's 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The Conservancy is a home for the public to experience nature of the region, and works to protect Southwest Florida's natural environment.
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Local runners Gina and Fran Fidler, left to right, pose for a portrait outside their home on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The husband and wife team have raised over 12,000 dollars for Team MR8, a fundraiser that honors Martin Richard, the eight-year-old killed in during the Boston Marathon last year.
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Photographs showing past running events Fran and Gina Fidler, photo left and center, have participated in are scattered around their home in Naples. Gina was running during the Boston Marathon last year. The husband and wife team have raised over 12,000 dollars for Team MR8, a fundraiser that honors Martin Richard, the eight-year-old killed in during the Boston Marathon last year.
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Local runner Fran Fidler has photographs of past running events scattered around his home in Naples. His wife, Gina Fidler, was running during the Boston Marathon last year. The husband and wife team have raised over 12,000 dollars for Team MR8, a fundraiser that honors Martin Richard, the eight-year-old killed in during the Boston Marathon last year.
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Brian McFarlane, 82, left smiles with teammate 'Ronnie Romance' during practice with the Florida Snowbirds Hockey Club at Skatium on Wednesday, April, 9, 2014 in Fort Myers.
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Annisa Setiawan, left, takes her dry cleaning ticket, donated free of cost from Fashion Fresh as part of Project Prom 2014 on Friday, April 18, 2014 in Naples, Fla. For Project Prom 2014, young men and women can browse through hundreds of dresses, and men's formal attire, through Saturday at Fashion Fresh Dry Cleaners, 15275 Collier Blvd. The attire is available for free.
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 In an effort coined Project Prom 2014, young men and women can browse through hundreds of dresses, and men's formal attire, through Saturday, April 19 at Fashion Fresh Dry Cleaners, 15275 Collier Blvd. The attire is available for free.
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Annisa Setiawan, left, takes her dry cleaning ticket, donated free of cost from Fashion Fresh as part of Project Prom 2014 on Friday, April 18, 2014 in Naples, Fla. For Project Prom 2014, young men and women can browse through hundreds of dresses, and men's formal attire, through Saturday at Fashion Fresh Dry Cleaners, 15275 Collier Blvd. The attire is available for free.
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Annisa Setiawan finds the right dress for her to wear at  the Naples High School Military Ball at Fashion Fresh on Friday, April 18, 2014 in Naples, Fla. In an effort coined Project Prom 2014, young men and women can browse through hundreds of dresses, and men's formal attire, through Saturday at Fashion Fresh Dry Cleaners, 15275 Collier Blvd. The attire is available for free.
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Volunteers Inez Edmonson, Penny Peck, Gaby Cunningham, and Saralene Oldham, left to right, talk about the different dresses available for free through Project Prom 2014 at Fashion Fresh on Friday, April 18, 2014 in Naples, Fla. For Project Prom 2014 young men and women can browse through hundreds of dresses, and men's formal attire, through Saturday at Fashion Fresh Dry Cleaners, 15275 Collier Blvd. Naples residents Inez Edmonson and Fashion Fresh owner Jeff Rhea worked together to make the event possible.
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Annisa Setiawan looks at her reflection while trying on a dresses for the Naples High School Military Ball with volunteers Inez Edmondson, holding the mirror, and Saralene Oldham, back reflection, at Fashion Fresh on Friday, April 18, 2014 in Naples, Fla. In an effort coined Project Prom 2014, young men and women can browse through hundreds of dresses, and men's formal attire, through Saturday at Fashion Fresh Dry Cleaners, 15275 Collier Blvd. The dresses are available to them for free. Naples residents Edmonson and Fashion Fresh owner Jeff Rhea worked together to make the event possible.
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Firefighters from Golden Gate, East and North Naples, work to put out a fire in the 1400 block of 39th street in SW Golden Gate on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Officials say the fire was caused by a lightening strike. Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
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Community members watch on as firefighters from Golden Gate, East and North Naples, work to put out a fire in the 1400 block of 39th street in SW Golden Gate on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Officials say the fire was caused by a lightening strike. Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
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Firefighters from Golden Gate, East and North Naples, work to put out a fire in the 1400 block of 39th street in SW Golden Gate on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Officials say the fire was caused by a lightening strike. Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
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Firefighters from Golden Gate, East and North Naples, work to put out a fire in the 1400 block of 39th street in SW Golden Gate on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Officials say the fire was caused by a lightening strike. Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
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Firefighters from Golden Gate, East and North Naples, work to put out a fire in the 1400 block of 39th street in SW Golden Gate on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Officials say the fire was caused by a lightening strike. Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
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Firefighters from Golden Gate, East and North Naples, work to put out a fire in the 1400 block of 39th street in SW Golden Gate on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Officials say the fire was caused by a lightening strike. Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
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Firefighters from Golden Gate, East and North Naples, work to put out a fire in the 1400 block of 39th street in SW Golden Gate on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Officials say the fire was caused by a lightening strike. Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
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Firefighters from Golden Gate, East and North Naples, work to put out a fire in the 1400 block of 39th street in SW Golden Gate on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Officials say the fire was caused by a lightening strike. Two firefighters were sent to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
  • Firefighters put out a house fire in the 1400 block of 39th Street SW in Golden Gate.
  • Scene from the house fire at in the 1400 block of 39th Street SW in Golden Gate.
  • Scene from the house fire at in the 1400 block of 39th Street SW in Golden Gate.
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Local runner Fran Fidler has photographs of past running events scattered around his home in Naples. His wife, Gina Fidler, was running during the Boston Marathon last year. The husband and wife team have raised over 12,000 dollars for Team MR8, a fundraiser that honors Martin Richard, the eight-year-old killed in during the Boston Marathon last year.
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Local runners Gina and Fran Fidler, left to right, pose for a portrait outside their home on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in Naples, Fla. The husband and wife team have raised over 12,000 dollars for Team MR8, a fundraiser that honors Martin Richard, the eight-year-old killed in during the Boston Marathon last year.
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Photographs showing past running events Fran and Gina Fidler, photo left and center, have participated in are scattered around their home in Naples. Gina was running during the Boston Marathon last year. The husband and wife team have raised over 12,000 dollars for Team MR8, a fundraiser that honors Martin Richard, the eight-year-old killed in during the Boston Marathon last year.
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Brian McFarlane, 82, left smiles with teammate 'Ronnie Romance' during practice with the Florida Snowbirds Hockey Club at Skatium on Wednesday, April, 9, 2014 in Fort Myers, Fla.
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Bobbie Dusek sits at an Ted Cruz speaking event put on by the Ave Maria School of Law at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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Texas Senator Ted Cruz speaks about religious liberty as part of Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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Ave Maria University founder Tom Monaghan, center, listens to Texas Senator Ted Cruz speaking about religious liberty as part of Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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Texas Senator Ted Cruz speaks about religious liberty as part of Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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Texas Senator Ted Cruz speaks about religious liberty as part of Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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Texas Senator Ted Cruz speaks about religious liberty as part of Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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Texas Senator Ted Cruz speaks about religious liberty as part of Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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Teas Senator Ted Cruz shakes hands of guests who gathered to hear him speak as part of Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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A crowd that gathered to listen to Texas Senator Ted Cruz prays before he enters to speak during Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.
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Texas Senator Ted Cruz speaks about religious liberty as part of Ave Maria School of Law's 'Faith and Reason' series to a crowd of V.I.P. guests at the Hilton on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Naples, Fla. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ave Maria School of Law scholarship fund.

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