Considered by many as one of the world’s greatest guitarists, Frenchman Pierre Bensusan will perform for a small audience in Tavernier – on purpose. The concert, presented by Islamorada Community Entertainment, will be at the Café Moka, next to the Tavernier Hotel, MM 92. Sixty tickets, at $30 each, are available. Bensusan, also a composer […]
For many business owners, the expectations that accompany reliable internet service are often stranded by a limited number of providers, slower internet speeds and impersonal service. These hurdles exist because the corporate Goliaths are rarely challenged. But just as David stood amongst the towering Philistine, one local owner has made a living staring into the […]
On Saturday, Nov. 2, the Tavernier Community Association (TCA) and the Island of Key Largo Federation of Homeowner Associations (Federation) will host Congressman Joe Garcia as he discusses issues, hears concerns and takes questions regarding certain federal issues and their affect on Monroe County. The meeting is open to the public and media. The meeting […]
Warmer water temperatures combined with a wicked forecast for windy weekend conditions made sail fish hookups during the 14th Annual Leon Shell Memorial Sailfish Tournament particularly challenging, but the 14th annual event still raised $15,000 for Florida Keys Hospice and Visiting Nurses Association.
12th annual DAS No Name Race results Over 300 runners took the opportunity to run the road to No Name Key in the 12th Annual Domestic Abuse Shelter No Name 5K Run Walk. Runners from across the country enjoyed the cooler weather allowing for some great times. Jon Williams, from Miami, upheld his title as […]
Just as snowbirds like to head south from frigid winter climes, so do Canadian-based production companies filming shows for HGTV.
Techniques for all ages, skill levels One of my favorite childhood memories was an annual holiday trip to see the Nutcracker with a dear childhood friend and our mothers. At 5’2” and 135 pounds, my stature quickly tells of my past as a gymnast, cheerleader and softball player. Despite inheriting my father’s stocky, athletic build, […]
Girl Scouts is not just about selling cookies and doing crafts. Today’s Girl Scout’s focus is about leadership skills, service to community and the development of a global view of the international women and girl’s movement. Several Girl Scouts in the Upper Keys have worked hard to meet those goals and were recently recognized in […]
This past year, the Middle Keys Toastmasters earned the Distinguished Club Award, an annual honor bestowed by Toastmasters International acknowledging the success of the group through the individual achievements of its members.
Heavy traffic weekends pose biggest threats to Keys waters With the Florida Keys businesses and residents preparing for an influx of holiday weekend visitors, the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council is charged with a doubly challenging task – working to preserve the fragile marine environment that constitutes the local economy. That was precisely […]