Jazz-Age Retrospectacular

Jazz-Age Retrospectacular

Schedule: Friday, March 31: Mystery theater at Mangoes Restaurant. Saturday, April 1: Multimedia jazz noir concert at The Studios of Key West. Sunday, April 2: Swing dance lessons at Bottle Cap’s Blue Room Rock Solomon brings vintage era to life It’s an era that isn’t easily forgotten, filled with jazz music, women puffing on skinny […]

In memory: Jessica Lynn Irwin

In memory: Jessica Lynn Irwin

August 11, 1984 – March 11, 2017 Yesterday I wrote the hardest 135 words of my life – my best friend’s obituary. Today isn’t any easier. It all began in the front row in Ms. Young’s fourth grade class. She was a tiny blonde, too talkative, free spirit sitting right next to the goodie-goodie-cried-when-she-forgot-her-homework me. […]

Walk on the Wild Side

Walk on the Wild Side

Spicy fashion show boosts Sister Season Fund Ever wonder what happens when your local bartender falls, breaks a leg, and can’t work for a couple weeks while recuperating? Sister Season Fund probably stepped up and helped with rent and utilities. Giving more than $300,000 to local service industry workers in Key West, Sister Season Fund […]

KCB celebrates 60

KCB celebrates 60

Key Colony Beach Day takes place Sunday The City of Key Colony Beach celebrates its 60th birthday as a city at the annual Key Colony Beach Day being held Sunday, March 5. Hosted by the Key Colony Beach Community Association, more than 70 vendors will be in attendance with wares varying from artwork to the […]

Concert: Howie plays yacht club

Concert: Howie plays yacht club

Concert money equals scholarships, sailing programs Howard Livingston is known for “Living on Key West Time,” but on Thursday, March 2, he will be living on Marathon time. In the annual fundraising concert, Livingston will play acoustics with bandmates Rick Cleaver and Tim Alpine of the Mile Marker 24 Band at Marathon Yacht Club. “Marathon […]

The science of making chocolate

The science of making chocolate

Key Largo Chocolates holds delicious classes Messed up Valentine’s Day? There is still hope for you in the form of locally made chocolates at Key Largo Chocolates. When Kristie and Bob Thomas’ daughter’s nuptials were on the horizon, Kristie jumped on the opportunity to take a cake-making course for the occasion. “The cake was so […]