Commercial fishing for beginners

Commercial fishing for beginners

SUMMER ADVENTURE SERIES [Editor’s note: This summer the Keys Weekly team is focusing on what we are loosely billing as “summer adventures.” The stories will publish every week. Some are pretty straight forward, no-experience-needed adventures of a day; others focus on the treasures awaiting locals and visitors “off the beaten path.” And then, there’s this […]

That is what she shot

That is what she shot

Spearfishing Tournament helps Womankind Jenna Moeller kind of does it all. She’s a Monroe County Sheriff’s Officer, rescue pup mom, and a second-place conch fritter eating world champion. But, her spearfishing skills are also something to envy as a five-time That’s What She Shot Spearfishing tournament winner. Moeller’s twin sister Lea founded the spearfishing tournament, now […]

Team Depot helps local veterans

Team Depot helps local veterans

Seeing Clearly In a stilted Big Pine Key house, disabled Army Veteran Donald Pereau’s windows needed some help. “It’s tough not knowing when storms are coming and having to worry about how the windows will get shuttered and un-shuttered,” he said. That’s when Team Depot, the Marathon Home Depot store volunteers, stepped up to help […]

Two Joints are better than one

Two Joints are better than one

My New Joint holds 4/20 anniversary The Square Grouper on Cudjoe Key celebrated the second anniversary of the upstairs lounge, My New Joint, on April 20. Owner Lynn Bell was thankful for everyone who came out to celebrate. “It’s a great place to bring your buds,” she said. There was a line 50 people long […]