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The Biking Dead

The Biking Dead

Upper Keys Zombie Pub Crawl is Saturday If Key West seems like a bit too far of a drive for some zombie fun, Islamorada will be holding its third annual Zombie Pub Crawl bike ride on Saturday, Oct. 21. “The Islamorada Zombie Pub Crawl started with three friends three years ago. While enjoying a pint […]

What’s next for fishing guides post-Irma

What’s next for fishing guides post-Irma

Zinke caps permit fees for Everglades Everglades National Park and local fishing guides seemed to be making progress on proposed fees to the park’s commercial use authorization permit program and entrance fee structure pre-Irma. Commercial use permits allow private businesses, like fishing guides, to operate within federal lands and waters. “The last meeting we had […]

Key West Room Escape fun for all ages

Key West Room Escape fun for all ages

The door locks. Searching the downstairs of Ernest Hemingway’s first Key West home of Casa Antigua, a missing page to a manuscript has to be found, and our editor is waiting, and upset. (Sound familiar, Sara Matthis?) Between puzzles, mazes, keys and combinations, those locked in the room are looking for the clues to get […]

Tour in hand: Free app puts history at fingertips

Tour in hand: Free app puts history at fingertips

 It all started at the world’s largest cigar sculpture located at 616 Louisa St. “There are tons of historic properties in Key West,” said Historic Markers founder Bruce Neff. “We wanted to find the heritage of each site, and then we added the markers to let people know why it’s important.” The markers, 120 of […]

ISLAMORADA: Anne’s Beach gets facelift

ISLAMORADA: Anne’s Beach gets facelift

Funding for boardwalk Ok’d On Feb. 16, the Village of Islamorada and the Tourist Development Council reached a grant agreement to fund the first phase of the Anne’s Beach Boardwalk Replacement Project. After evaluating the condition of the boardwalk, the village deemed the deteriorated path needed replacing. According to Islamorada Public Works Director, AJ Engelmeyer, […]

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 […]

Local Runners: Read This.

Local Runners: Read This.

Local runners, mark your calendars!  Marathon Runners Club’s 36th Annual 7 Mile Bridge Run is scheduled for April 1, at 7:20am – this is not a joke! Students interested in running at the reduced fee of $25 may get a registration form at any Monroe County School.  The Student Only registration must be completed and […]

Hallelujah!

Hallelujah!

MCT’s show runs through Feb. 4 Take one abandoned church, marry it to the dream of a day spa, and blend in six wacky women and you have “Hallelujah Girls.” Marathon Community Theatre’s newest main stage production opens on Thursday, Jan. 12 and runs through Feb. 4. The Hallelujah Girls was written by Jones Hope […]

Bowersox to teach screenwriting

Bowersox to teach screenwriting

Course at TSKW starts in January Ever watched a movie and thought, “I can write a better movie than that!”? Well, why not give it a shot? All you need is a little expert guidance, right? You can get it from Key West screenwriter and playwright Bob Bowersox, who will once again be offering his […]

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