Florida Keys SPCA celebrates one year in Marathon

Florida Keys SPCA celebrates one year in Marathon

Prom scheduled for Nov. 12 at Faro Blanco The Marathon campus of the Florida Keys SPCA is working on its first year celebration, a fundraising prom on Saturday, Nov. 12 from 6 to 10 p.m. at Faro Blanco’s lighthouse lawn. The non-profit is dedicated to protecting abandoned, unwanted, and mistreated animals. The $75 ticket includes […]

No crown, no problem

No crown, no problem

$368,330 raised in eight weeks by four candidates This crazy eight-week journey started over a couple of beers at trivia night when Jeremy Wilkerson said a second candidate hadn’t signed up to run for Fantasy Fest Queen, something that has never happened. The candidates raise money for AIDS Help. Somehow, a few beers later, I […]

HUMANITARIANS OF THE YEAR

HUMANITARIANS OF THE YEAR

Elwell family and Shirley Freeman honored The American Red Cross Greater Miami & the Keys Chapter is proud to announce the Florence Spottswood 2017 Humanitarian of the Year Honorees, Ross and Janice Elwell and family, and the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Honoree, Dr. Shirley Freeman. In a teary eyed acceptance, Janice Elwell, thanked her family and […]

20 Questions with Kevin Johnsen

20 Questions with Kevin Johnsen

adrenaline junkie and adventure enthusiast Kevin Johnsen knows how to have a good time. He is most often found on the boat, usually doing something insane, and probably catching it on his GoPro — things that include waterspouts, hammerheads, surfing on Keys’ reefs, mermaids, and cleats. Here’s 20 questions with the adrenaline junkie and adventure […]

Troop Rewards = Family Time

Troop Rewards = Family Time

  Troop Rewards was founded on the mission of providing RnR Recovery Vacations and other rewards for returning U.S. Armed Forces, and their families, who served overseas in  hostile deployments. These RnR vacations and rewards rely on luxury resorts and hotels to donate unused inventory to Troop Rewards. They then offer our returning servicemembers family […]