Locals screen movie at Cannes

Locals screen movie at Cannes

By Quincy Perkins and Jonathan Woods Editor’s Note: The Weekly kept in touch with Key West’s Quincy Perkins and Jonathon Woods during their trip to the Cannes Film Festival. They left on May 11 and screened their movie “Swingers Anonymous on May 18. They return to the Southernmost City this weekend. Read on for a […]

Symposium explores Truman’s health care legacy

Symposium explores Truman’s health care legacy

During Harry S. Truman’s 1945-53 presidency, he spent 175 days at the Key West residence known worldwide as his Little White House. Friday and Saturday, May 15-16, history and political aficionados can attend the Little White House’s Truman Legacy Symposium, titled “America’s Great Health Care Debate: The Legacy of Harry Truman and National Health Care.” […]

Key Largo music fest starts on May 14

Key Largo music fest starts on May 14

Non-stop music to play at Snapper’s, Sundowners, Señor Frijoles and Cactus Jack Jazz, blues, country, rock — multiple music offerings will be served up during the annual Key Largo Original Music Festival coming up Thursday through Sunday, May 14-17. The music suits all ages, tastes, and fetaures multiple stages at fabulous waterfront locations. Audiences will […]

Catch the ‘Fox on the Fairway’ at MCT

Catch the ‘Fox on the Fairway’ at MCT

Neil Angiulo, Barb Gilreath, Melissa Williams-Costner, John Pabon, Sally Punch and Kevin Eick star in comedy about golf. ——– Main stage production opens at MCT The Marathon Community Theatre’s fourth Main Stage production is set to open this weekend and this cast is ready to leave you in stitches. What could possibly go wrong during […]

Fishermen’s awarded four stars

Fishermen’s awarded four stars

Medicare patient survey rates hospital Fishermen’s Community Hospital recently received a four-star rating (out of five stars) from the new federal government Centers for Medicaid and Medicare (CMS) assessment of patient satisfaction with hospital care. More stars indicate better quality care. The star ratings make it easier for consumers to use the information on the […]

‘Hurricane Hunters’ coming to Marathon

‘Hurricane Hunters’ coming to Marathon

NOAA & USAF Reserve hurricane team to embark on tour As part of its efforts to build a Weather-Ready Nation, NOAA’s hurricane experts will tour six Atlantic coastal cities to raise awareness about the importance for preparing for the upcoming hurricane season. Experts will visit Marathon on Friday, May 8 from 2 to 5 p.m. aboard […]

Red Barn to show ‘Venus in Fur’

Red Barn to show ‘Venus in Fur’

Erin McKenna and Matt Hollis Hulsey deliver a powerful performance. Play is a ‘study of the erotic nature of power’ A dark theatre. An empty stage. A stormy night. Writer-director Thomas Novachek sits alone, lamenting the inadequacies of the many actresses he has spent all day auditioning for the lead role in his new play. […]