Upper Keys

Burlesque comes to the Upper Keys

Burlesque comes to the Upper Keys

Amara Cay Resort to host the dancers On Saturday, Dec. 31st, join Florida’s biggest and brightest burlesque beauties to celebrate the beginning of 2017! From the creator and producer of Key West Burlesque, Tatah DuJour, comes a brand new event in Islamorada. “An Enchanted New Year’s Eve in the Florida Keys” at Amara Cay Resort […]

Fishy Origins

Fishy Origins

The tale of a Keys dining legend Craig’s Restaurant has been open for business for 36 years and counting.  Its large red emblem above the diner, with the words “World Famous Fish Sandwich” just below, is one of Plantation Key’s most recognizable sights. Though if you ask Owner Craig Belcher, an even more recognizable sight […]

Twisted Shrimp

Twisted Shrimp

The eatery is just a little off kilter By Theresa Java Cary Marz’s well-laid plan that started two years ago is finally a reality as his new restaurant, Twisted Shrimp, is set to open next week. The menu is in place and the staff is in line.  The new eatery at MM 87.7 offers “seafood, […]

Medical Marijuana Presciptions

Medical Marijuana Presciptions

Three Keys doctors qualify to prescribe medical marijuana – legal in one month With the passing of Amendment 2 on Nov. 8, Florida residents suffering from debilitating medical disease may seek out medicinal marijuana as a form of treatment. Beginning on Jan. 3, physicians who have completed training with the Florida Medical Association, and are […]

Craving a hint of fall?

Craving a hint of fall?

 By Leah Maki Fall is my favorite season. I grew up going to apple orchards and pumpkin patches, baking pumpkin and apple pies, sipping cider next to a fireplace, and going for walks to find the most radiant red, orange and yellow leaves. But in the Florida Keys when the temperatures are pushing 90 degrees, […]

Get spooky with Robert the Doll

Get spooky with Robert the Doll

Key West artifact travels to Upper Keys museum In collaboration with the Key West Art and Historical Society, the one and only Robert the Doll will be coming to the Keys History & Discovery Center for a night of ghost stories with Key West author and ghost hunter, David Sloan. The event is on Thursday, […]