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A walk through Nike Hercules missile base

By TIFFANY DUONG “Here’s your first security fence. There was a guard station over there,” says former Army Specialist Ted Swanson, pointing to what appears...

Mother’s Day tournament raises $66k for Habitat in the Middle Keys

Ethan Wohlers placed first in the junior angler category during the 13th annual Mother’s Day Dolphin Tournament held in Marathon this past weekend. His...

Marathon Yacht Club Hosts a Statewide Convention

It’s that time of year — traffic on Overseas Highway is a little less congested and it seems the number of visitors is beginning to...

Resident Blonde Kirby Trahan asks: Better to have a clean house...

By Kirby Trahan The Saturday morning scene: the house is upside down, dishes to be done, laundry to be folded and floors that most definitely...

Go Fishing! Mother’s Day Dolphin Tournament in Marathon

It’s time. The annual Habitat for Humanity of the Middle Keys fishing tournament always coincides with Mother’s Day. And it always targets dolphin. “This is...

Songwriters Fest Hits Key West with Free Show by Brad Paisley

By Erin Stover Sickmen The Key West Songwriters Festival is more than just an island party with a great oundtrack. The festival, in its 24th...

Check out the Weekly’s Ultimate Summer Camp Guide

The school year is winding down and summer looms on the horizon. From art to sailing to sports, activities are bountiful through August. Here...

Graduation Spotlight: KWHS student walks in FKCC graduation

It isn’t often that a student completes a college-level degree before receiving her high school diploma. But that’s just what Leila Nolan will be...

The Kentucky Derby, Key West style, and Gardens Hotel hosts

By Erin Stover Sickmen Last year, the Kentucky Derby began a new practice of selling $1,000 mint juleps. The pricey concoctions, which are served in...

TOP TEN KEY WEST EVENTS TO CELEBRATE THE KENTUCKY DERBY

The 145th annual Kentucky Derby is met with much fanfare and revelry, two things Key West does best. But while Churchill Downs is known...