Charlotte Twine

Charlotte Twine fled her New York City corporate publishing life and happily moved to the Keys six years ago. She has written for Travel + Leisure, Allure, and Offshore magazines; Elle.com; and the Florida Keys Free Press. She loves her two elderly Pomeranians, writing stories that uplift and inspire, making children laugh, the color pink, tattoos, Johnny Cash, and her husband. Though not necessarily in that order.

EX-DEA AGENT IS RUNNING FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER

Last week, Tavernier resident Tom Raffanello announced his candidacy for Monroe County Commissioner, District 4, to run against David Rice in 2022. Rice is a longstanding member of the...

COUNTY: SOFTWARE WILL FIX PERMIT HANG-UPS

At a BOCC March 31 workshop, Mayor Michelle Coldiron’s announcement at the start of the proceedings gave a hint about the frustrations that staff and the public have had...

ALL MONROE COUNTY STUDENTS MAY GO TO SUMMER SCHOOL

Monroe County officials are mulling a special summer school session that would be open to all students as a way to regroup after a historic and challenging pandemic year....

THE NEED FOR SPEED: MARATHON HS STUDENT WINS SCHOLARSHIP TO FLY

On March 29, 16-year-old Molly Prince received the first check for her EAA Chapter 1241 youth flying scholarship at Marathon Airport. For the Keys Weekly photo opp, she wore...

LIBRARIES ECSTATIC TO REOPEN TO IN-PERSON VISITS

The Monroe County Public Library System began reopening to in-person visits on a staggered schedule starting the week of March 22, with Key West and Big Pine Key being...

MONROE COUNTY SIGNALS ‘NO’ TO MORE DEVELOPMENT

On March 31, the Monroe County Board of Commissioners met for a workshop meant as a refresher course for the three new commissioners and the public on the Rate...