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Mangoes is Back

Mangoes is Back

Restaurant reinvents its former self Have you seen Mangoes lately? Have you eaten at Mangoes lately? Mangoes is back, better, and ready to win Key West’s foodie heart all over again. Here’s the skinny: businessman Daniel Dingeman bought Mangoes from beloved restauranteur Amy Culver in 2006 and leased it for 10 years to local restauranteur […]

Key West Outdoor Movies: THIRD SEASON STARTS

Key West Outdoor Movies: THIRD SEASON STARTS

Twice-monthly event starts on Oct. 7 Scott, Gerke, owner of Visualize Entertainment, saw a great opportunity for a community wide event three years ago — free outdoor family friendly movies for locals and tourists. The movie series’ popularity has exploded and the crowd swelled to more than 700 fans on one memorable occasion. Season three […]

The Best of Marathon 2016 awards local businesses

The Best of Marathon 2016 awards local businesses

*= multiple award recipient  Best Place to People Watch *Sombrero Beach Best Place to take the Kids Aquarium Encounters Best Event Seafood Festival Best Park *Sombrero Beach Best Sunset *Sunset Grille Best Place to Have a Wedding Hawks Cay Best Neighborhood Behind the Airport Best Local Celebrity *John Bartus Best Non-Profit Organization/Foundation Habitat for Humanity […]

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 […]

‘Love is in the air’ See Key West from a helicopter seat this Valentine’s Day

‘Love is in the air’ See Key West from a helicopter seat this Valentine’s Day

Viewing Key West from a helicopter seat brings a new perspective of the island, even for residents who grew up here. Boats pass next to sea turtles, stunning architecture is visible from above, and the coast of the island looks better than a Sandals Resort commercial. Every view can be appreciated through the chopper’s wrap-around […]

#News: App helps Key West users find happy hour

#News: App helps Key West users find happy hour

Want to find the best place in town for 2-4-1 drinks? There’s an app for that. Looking for half- price appetizers? There’s an app for that. What time is happy hour at the Green Parrot? There’s an app for that, too. The recently launched “Happy Hour! Key West” mobile app helps users find the best […]

#Property: According to local expert Patti Nickless

#Property: According to local expert Patti Nickless

Patti Nickless is one of the most recognized names in real estate throughout the Florida Keys. Patti’s credentials include a term as the 2008 President of the Marathon and Lower Keys Association of Realtors, the 2005 MLKAR Realtor of the Year and she was the recipient of Coldwell Banker’s International President’s Elite status in 2013, […]

#Staycation: Top 9 Hotels from Key Largo to Key West

Nothing says “staycation” like abandoned the routine of home, without the cost of traveling too far. On the following pages find a list of three resorts from each geographical area of the Keys. They range from the big, luxury type resorts — with many amenities for day trippers — to small and mom-and-pop places that […]

#Events: Here ye, here ye … here is a social calendar you don’t want to miss

July 4th – Fireworks Shows There are four major fireworks shows in the Keys. The Upper Keys show, off Blackwater Sound, is set to start at 10 p.m., and the best seating can be found at Sundowners, Senior Frijoles restaurants, Carribbean Club, and the Marriot Key Largo Bay resort. The show in Marathon is staged […]