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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.

Dominating season ends with trophy, accolades

An impressive Canes softball season culminated in a 13-3 win over Colonial Christian at Miami Country Day School to become conference champions.jim The team finished...

Keys newcomers making their impact

Tiffany Duong and Sara Nilsson are the oldest interns at Coral Restoration Foundation. When not out planting coral and doing CRF work, the two...

Trio opens new Square Grouper in Islamorada

What’s better than two joints? Three. With Square Grouper Bar & Grill and My New Joint 420 Lounge on Cudjoe Key, Owner Lynn Bell opened...

Mangrove Mike’s serves favorites in down-home style setting

Are you in the mood for some pancakes or some French toast? How about an omelet, or better yet, a breakfast tater tot tower?...

Kemmer enjoying job at children’s shelter

Ben Kemmer has always enjoyed working with youth. Originally from Illinois, he spent time providing runaway and street homeless outreach in the Bloomington area....

JAZZ MASTER – For Sullivan, concerts in the Keys enjoyable

At 3, Ira Sullivan learned to play trumpet from his father in his hometown of Washington, D.C.  His mother taught him the saxophone. By age...

Easter’s on its way

From Easter egg hunts to brunches and beer hunts, there’s no shortage of events happening leading up to the holiday. Here’s a list of...

Marlin to carry cross for 33rd time

Pastor Marlin Simon will never forget that Good Friday when he was stopped by a police officer as he walked with a small group...

Council eyeing fertilizer ordinance

In an effort to prevent igniting harmful algal blooms in local waters, Islamorada village officials are beginning to discuss an ordinance that would limit...

State legislature working through budget differences

The Florida Senate and House recent passed their respective budgets for the upcoming fiscal year. While overall spending is similar, the chambers are far...