The next level of kayaking

The next level of kayaking

The ‘Kayak King’ raises the level of adventure Kayaking in the Keys has become a pastime as common as fishing or happy hour. It is an inexpensive activity for any age to hit our shallow waters and enjoy the Keys’ natural beauty. Like a lot of watersports enthusiasts today, kayakers are finding new ways and […]

20 Questions with Kathy Gilmour

20 Questions with Kathy Gilmour

Triathlete, Special Olympics Coach, Farceur Sharp, quick-witted, dedicated — those are easy words to describe Kathy Gilmour, operations manager of Lazy Dog, board member of the Key West Tri Club and aquatics coach and training chairperson of the Monroe County Special Olympics. A former North Shore New Englander who worked as a whale biologist for […]

Just for Kicks

Just for Kicks

AYSO is setting up for another year By Gabriel Sanchez & Hays Blinkmann As far as organizations go, this one is probably the largest in the Keys. The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) serves about 1,300 island kids every year. There are 105 teams Keyswide, dozens of community sponsors and just as many youth referees. […]

Pole Dancing with Kelly Goss

Pole Dancing with Kelly Goss

“The only thing pole dancing ‘strips’ is insecurity and negativity” Athletic sport challenges participants It’s not what you think. And, it’s really hard to do. You know, holding your body weight up by your ankles and making it look like it’s the easiest thing in the world? Select few athletes can make Pole Dancing appear […]

Handcrafted Skateboards are made in Key West

Handcrafted Skateboards are made in Key West

It’s pure old school. Bill Schult and Kris Roehrig are taking skateboards out of the factory and putting them back into the hands of craftsmen. These two woodworkers-inventors are combining their passion for wood and skateboarding with their new business Bone Island Originals, or Bio. The unique, one-of-a-kind skateboards are sold only in Key West. […]

Unity for the Community Bike Ride through Old Town

Unity for the Community Bike Ride through Old Town

Wesley House and Rotary Club Raise Money for Dental Care for Children Last Saturday at Bay View Park, the Rotary Club of Key West and Wesley House Family Services united and brought the community together for a great cause, Dental Care for Children in Monroe County.  While people could register to go on a guided tour […]

Key West welcomes Bruce and Denise Lieske:

Key West welcomes Bruce and Denise Lieske:

White Street Chiropractic’s new top doc and owner Denise Lieske had endured a stroke and the cold winters of Lonsdale, Minnesota, her home of 20 years, were causing her to suffer. Searching for a solution, her beloved husband and chiropractor, Dr. Bruce Lieske came across White Street Chiropractic for sale last March and by July […]