RIP Tosh

“Tosh” will be missed

Local artist Jon McIntosh, or “Tosh,” was an editorial cartoonist, Lucky Street gallery owner, an avid part of the Key West art world – but more importantly,...

Don’t forget to file for hurricane tax relief

By U.S. Rep. Carlos Curbelo When some in the Lower and Middle Keys lost everything to Hurricane Irma’s 130 miles-per-hour winds and 10-foot storm surge, I knew perhaps the...
Zech Carson

YouTube sends man on world journey for spinal injury help

Zech Carson was searching YouTube for the phrase “cure for paralysis,” when he came across the video testimonial that changed his life. The patient in the video...
Valor and Integrity awards

Women of Integrity and Men of Valor

On Thursday, March 22, several community members were honored at Samuel’s House’s 2018 Women of Integrity/Men of Valor ceremony at Beachside Marriott in Key West. This year’s...
Becky Herrin

MCSO’s Becky Herrin to retire

Becky Herrin said she always knew she would pursue a degree in journalism. When pressed for reasons, she stated simply “Oh, it was about righting the wrongs.”...

Multi-tasking with Rachel Bowman

“Are we doing this now?” Rachel Bowman asked, while slinging sunset cocktails and conch ceviche three deep at Kracken Up, the upstairs bar at Keys Fisheries. Her...

Federal funds: The Keys in D.C.

Rick Marks, left, Robby Majeska, Deb Willis, Chris Sante, Michelle Coldiron, U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Roget Bryan, Peter Rosasco, Fred Hicks, and Seth Lawless make up a...

Scott Russell knows the hustle

“I have literally been in the appraisal sector from the beginning,” said Monroe County’s Property Appraiser Scott Russell, who took an elective course in college. “I was...