Michael Haskins

#Column: Behind the scenes of Fantasy Fest with Bill Murphy

Bill Murphy came to Key West in 2002 and opened his adult-themed store Fairvilla Megastore at 520 Front St. Murphy also has stores in Orlando and Cape Canaveral and...

Lodging industry undergoing change

Jodi Weinhofer has been at the helm of the Lodging Association of the Florida Key and Key West going on 10 years. While the association represents hotels throughout the...

Key West’s comedy scene is growing

After 20 years in the Navy, Victor Lopez retired and put down roots in Key West. “I spent a lot of time on watch,” he said, recalling his nights onboard...

#Review: Shameless Lounge a blushing success

The Shameless Lounge, 610 Greene St., opened in mid-July and it only took days for the rumors to spread about it’s fabulous food and signature cocktails. Owners, Dion Contreras and...

Jeanne Selander – Animal Farm Supervisor

When Jeanne Selander walks into work at the county jail on Stock Island, her “inmates” are happy to see her. “They talk to me,” Selander said. “You just have to...

Restauranteurs open second eatery

John and Judy Correa own the successful Café Solé on Southard Street, where Chef Correa offers fine dining during the evenings. So why, with 19 years of running the...