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Mandy Miles

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Mandy Miles has been living in and writing about Key West since 1998. She and her charter-fishing husband, Capt. Stan Miles, live a few blocks from the Southernmost Point - and worlds away from 'normal.'

City seeks firm for Duval Street improvements

Gerald Ford was president the last time Key West made a concerted effort to upgrade and improve Duval Street. Telephones had cords, airplanes had...

All-star puppy scores with Key West home

Rafe Halpern had enough on his plate, quite literally, running his new Seaside Café at the Southernmost House and running after his 3-year-old son,...

New videos highlight One Human Family and Keys’ fragility

A new video on the Florida Keys’ marketing website at fla-keys.com highlights Key West’s inclusiveness by featuring local residents who provide various answers to...

Local group hires lobbyists to oppose sanctuary plan

Organized opposition to the marine sanctuary’s draft management plan is gaining momentum. Having reviewed the 1997 legislation that formed the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary,...
Airport master plan anticipates more plans, passengers - A group of people standing in front of a building - Key West International Airport

Airport master plan anticipates more plans, passengers

New arrivals landing at Key West International Airport inevitably smile as they exit the aircraft and step, not into a portable jetway corridor, but...
Key West welcomes 44 Wounded Warriors - A group of people riding on the back of a bicycle - Road bicycle racing

Key West welcomes 44 Wounded Warriors

The Key West Military Affairs Committee will host Soldier Ride 2020, a division of the Wounded Warrior Project, starting at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday,...
Craig Cates talks about transition from city to county government - A man smiling for the camera - Cow Key Channel

Craig Cates talks about transition from city to county government

Having served five terms as mayor of Key West, Craig Cates has a new job — County Commissioner for District 1, where the early...
Striking 2020 ads lure various visitors to island chain - A person standing next to a body of water - Loch

Striking 2020 ads lure various visitors to island chain

The Florida Keys were ready for their close-ups this summer and are lookin’ good in the latest captivating collection of print ads designed to...
A.H. Monroe builds 47 affordable apartments in Key West - A large building in the middle of the street - House

A.H. Monroe builds 47 affordable apartments in Key West

The new $14 million complex taking shape on Bertha Street has caught the attention of local residents heading to the airport or Smathers Beach. A.H....
Unknown works found in Key West storage bin - Carmen Rodriguez et al. posing for the camera - Tennessee Williams

Unknown works found in Key West storage bin

Key West music man Bobby Nesbitt was reasonably confident he was aware of all Johnny Mercer’s musical compositions. Nesbitt, after all, had been assembling and...