Mandy Miles

Mandy Miles drops stuff, breaks things and falls down more than any adult should. She's married to a saintly — and handy — fisherman, and has been stringing words together in Key West since 1998.

TWISTED TINSEL: ‘TIS ALWAYS THE SEASON AT NEW KEY WEST CHRISTMAS SHOP

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas — inside The Shops at Mallory, at least, where some familiar Key West faces have opened Twisted Tinsel, a year-round Christmas...

SPOOKY TRICKS OR TREATS FOR ADULTS & KIDS IN KEY WEST

Nothing has been “as usual” since the first positive COVID tests showed up in the Florida Keys in March 2020. The pandemic has hijacked holiday travel plans, canceled concerts,...

CRUISE SHIP COMPROMISE: OFFERS WERE MADE IN 2020 – WHY ARE SIDES WILLING TO LISTEN NOW?

Key West city officials last week started talking about compromises with regard to the cruise ship dispute and a potential lawsuit from the owners of the privately owned Pier...

CONDO CONCERNS CONTINUE: CITY BUILDING OFFICIAL SENDS WARNING TO SANTA CLARA

Three weeks after avoiding a condemnation order, a Key West condominium complex received a sternly worded warning from the city’s building department about the condo board’s and its engineer’s...

Key West dedicates benches to lost youths

“It is our duty to ensure no child gets lost. These children had names. These children had loved ones who still think of them daily. We’ll continue to celebrate...

ALLEY-OOP! ELITE POLE VAULTERS VISIT KEY WEST

It’s the opposite of the limbo, but in a much more elite-sport sort of way. Physics, gravity and propulsion all combine (somehow) to propel a pole vaulter over a stick...