Rashad Harper

Key Wester making name in MMA fighting

Bikes, cars, dumbbells, kettlebells: Rashad Harper had it all, but has slowly been purging his training equipment on various yard sale pages on Facebook. The 29-year-old has...
Joal Rush releases new CD

Joal Rush Releases New CD

By DARYL BROOKE Originally from South Carolina, Joal Rush has been performing all over Key West for 15 years. He has been invited to participate in the Key...
Kevin Griffin

Somehow You and I Collide

The band Better than Ezra started in the ’90s, but a lot has happened since then for singer-song writer Kevin Griffin. His musical career is more than...
Hiaasen in Key West

State of the union from Carl Hiaasen’s perspective

Not fake news Yes, Carl Hiaasen is that funny in person. A homegrown Colbert or Stewart, Hiaasen has been in journalism long enough to know exactly how to...
kayaking at sunset

Rising moon, setting sun

A kayak. Clear, mostly shallow water. And nature. Throw in a rising full moon, and a sunset not long after. Not a bad way to spend a couple of...
Waterfront Playhouse

Not Demi Gods, But Men

As the saying goes, history really does repeat itself. How timely and appropriate for the Waterfront Playhouse to stage a full-scale production of “1776” in today’s political...
Hospice leaving the Keys

VNA Hospice is leaving Monroe County

On Monday, the Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice of the Florida Keys announced its decision to pull out of Monroe County. “It has been our honor and privilege...
Rip Off Shops

Seller Beware

Over the last two years, pages and pages of complaints have been filed with the Key West City Attorney’s office — the result of the cosmetic store...

You Can Get Anything You Want

It rare that the family business is folk singing but it’s just a way of life for the Guthrie family. Spanning generations, social movements and influencing singer...
Pier House Goes Pink

Pier House Goes January Pink

In October 2016, a winter storm washed the Pier House Goes Pink fundraiser for Key West Zonta away, and the October 2017 event had to be postponed...