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Gearl Jam plays in Big Pine Key this weekend

Gearl Jam plays in Big Pine Key this weekend

Seven women with one passion. Four years ago, the stars aligned to bring seven women together. Friendships grew during their jam sessions and soon enough the band Gearl Jam band was born. The ladies enjoy playing ’60s music, soft rock and fun sing-along songs that get the crowd moving. “We like to empower women our […]

Gordon Ross and friends coming to theater

Gordon Ross and friends coming to theater

For a third smashing year, Gordon Ross and friends Michael Robinson, Skipper Kripitz and Gary Revinson are back with show tunes, jazz, standards and more. The show is set for Friday, Feb. 6 at 8 p.m. at Marathon Community Theatre. It’s fast, upbeat and the perfect thing for a wonderful evening of music and song. […]

#Events: Key West’s fishing history is celebrated

#Events: Key West’s fishing history is celebrated

Seafood lovers can savor dishes made with Florida Keys fish and crustaceans, and salute the commercial fishermen who harvest them, at a flavorful Key West festival scheduled Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 17-18. The 10th annual Florida Keys Seafood Festival is set for 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday […]

#News: Sailors breeze into Key West

#News: Sailors breeze into Key West

Sailing fans can watch leading yacht racing teams from around the world compete for titles in Quantum Key West Race Week 2015, one of the most prestigious regattas on the international sailing circuit, Sunday through Friday, Jan. 18-23. Boats ranging in size from 23 to 72 feet are to compete in the waters off America’s […]

#News: Same sex,same rights

#News: Same sex,same rights

“It has been very difficult. Like eating a bowl spaghetti with a knife, the process has been messy and not satisfying until today,” is how attorney Bernadette Restivo described the case in which she represented Key West’s Aaron Huntsman and William Lee Jones against the state of Florida to allow same-sex marriage. Local Judge Luis […]

#Music: Two great bands at Hog’s Breath

#Music: Two great bands at Hog’s Breath

West Texas singer-songwriter Cliff Cody plays the Hog’s Breath Saloon from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m., Dec. 15 – 21. “Chasin Whiskey,” Cody’s first recorded cut was recognized as a highlight of Julie Roberts’ album “Men and Mascara” by Rolling Stone Magazine. Since first playing the Key West Songwriters Festival a few years ago, Cody has […]

#See: ‘Nutcracker Key West’ transforms classic into subtropical fantasy

#See: ‘Nutcracker Key West’ transforms classic into subtropical fantasy

“Nutcracker Key West” blends the traditional storyline of “The Nutcracker” with quintessential Florida Keys elements, transforming the tale of young Clara’s dreamlike visit to the land of the Sugarplum Fairy into an island and undersea fantasy. The seven-show run begins Saturday, Dec. 13. The performance stars a 15-member professional corps de ballet along with more […]