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Sarah Thomas is the Editor of Key West Weekly and moved down from her second-favorite island, Manhattan. She has worn many hats: publicist, tour guide, bartender, teacher, and cat wrangler, but this one seems to fit the best.

Teri Johnston Elected First Openly Gay Female Mayor of Key West

Key West mayoral hopeful Teri Johnston overcame opponent Margaret Romero with 66.11 percent of the vote on Tuesday. 10,038 Key West citizens cast their...

Key West is Isolated, but Exemplary

On the evening of Nov. 6 in Key West, there were toasts and embraces, as well as tears shed and gnashing of teeth. Democratic...

Florida Governor Hopeful Andrew Gillum Makes Final Push in Key West

Mayor of Tallahassee and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum visited Key West on Thursday, Nov. 1, drawing hundreds to Higgs Beach to hear him...

Keys Weekly Exclusive With Jimmy Buffett-Streets you know by heart

On the south end of Duval Street, just before you hit the water, there used to be a restaurant flanked by red fringed umbrellas...

James Coleman opens annual Fantasy Fest exhibit

Amid the body painting and glitter is an enclave of fine art: The James Coleman Gallery on Duval Street. Coleman comes in annually for...

Berlin’s: A Key West Classic Bar With a Twist of Something...

If the A&B Lobster House property is a family, Berlin’s is the dashing bachelor uncle. Berlin’s stands as a longtime local favorite, and its...

The Brilliant Life of David Wolkowsky

1919  August 25 David Wolkowsky is born in Key West. 1919  September 2The Florida Keys Hurricane hits, killing 772 people. 1923  The Great Depression hits Key...

HANDS ON DECK – Apprenticeship program aims at labor shortage

When Elly Claire returned to her Big Pine home after Hurricane Irma, there was not only structural damage, but also two feet of standing...

LOCAL VET OPERATES ON BIG GATORS

It’s a rare morning that a 9-foot alligator is wheeled into a veterinary clinic for surgery. But then Marathon Veterinary Hospital isn’t an average...

WRITING FOR THE HOME TEAM

“It seems so unfair to have us all here brown and fat and bicycling around in the sunshine and to have you in what...