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Jim McCarthy

Jim McCarthy
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Jim McCarthy, a Western New York native, is a gym rat who can’t get his nutrition in line, a golfer who can’t find the green and a neat freak who can’t let anything be out of order. Xbox and movies are his downtime loves.

Local governments eyeing more gun control

An ongoing battle between local governments and the state over gun control has brought Monroe County into the mix.  Last month, Monroe County Commission voted...

ALLIGATOR LIGHTHOUSE – Community treasure needs saving

Nothing’s going to be cheap about the work that “Lighthouse Larry” Herlth says is needed to restore and maintain an Islamorada treasure in Alligator...

Ocean Fest informs, excites

An inaugural festival educated and entertained the many who came out Saturday for Mote’s Ocean Fest: A Community Celebration at Founders Park.  The day featured...

NEW COUNCIL BEGINS

Islamorada village council entered its meeting Thursday with a slightly different feel as outgoing Mayor Chris Sante left the dais to sit with public...

CALLING FOR CLEMENCY

Per council newcomer Ken Davis’ wish, a motion became one of the first orders of business at Thursday’s meeting following the swear-in. It pertained...

Free Ride! Upper Keys Gets Free Trial for Electric Vehicle Services

Beginning Thursday, the Miami-based electric transportation company Freebee will be providing free rides within a section of the Upper Keys. The ride service is embarking...

A NEW BEGINNING – VFW Post opens in Key Largo

Veterans and patrons walking through the doors of VFW Post 10211 in Key Largo can expect a reinvigorated look and a family-friendly atmosphere.  With help...

7 Year Old Jesse Santerre. Courage, Inspiration…Firefighter

With his firefighter uniform on, seven-year-old Jesse Santerre was all smiles as his day with fellow comrades at Station 21 began Saturday morning.   “This...

20 Questions With Chris Sante

He was drawn into politics when Islamorada was going to be incorporated. The population was split on the idea, and Chris Sante was originally...

Eco Eats offers wraps, pitas and more

Those looking for some healthy, fresh food in Key Largo have a prime destination nearby. The shop known as Eco Eats has been operating at...