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6 Things to Know in Florida for September 13

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    6 Things to Know in Florida for September 13
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    Florida Governor Rick Scott

    DENTIST MENDS ENDANGERED GREEN SEA TURTLE'S SHELL

    When the Turtle Hospital in Marathon, Fla., needed help fixing an endangered green sea turtle’s fractured shell, dentist Fred Troxel turned out to be the man for the job. Elena, a 40-pound adolescent turtle, had a 10-inch split on her shell, and staffers were having trouble getting things to stick to the shell. So on Wednesday, Troxel used a denture repair adhesive to bond two metal orthopedic plates across the split, the Florida Keys News Bureau reported.