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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.
Nashville Songwriters Back at Key West Theater - A group of people sitting on a bench posing for the camera - Robert Hazard

Nashville Songwriters Back at Key West Theater

Quick! Who wrote “Love Me Tender?” What about “Girls Just Want to Have Fun?” It’s a safe guess that the names Ken Darby and Robert...
Key West’s Benihana getting a makeover - A woman sitting at a table with a plate of food - Teppanyaki

Key West’s Benihana getting a makeover

Bill and Amy Lay, the husband-wife team behind both outposts of the beloved Italian restaurant La Trattoria, as well as Catered Affairs, have big...
Governor makes first official visit to the Keys - A group of people holding wine glasses - Key West

Key West goes (weed) green with first dispensary

Legalization of medical marijuana was voted into Florida law on Nov. 8, 2016, and the changes have happened fast. Since then, 116 dispensaries have...
Nyad swings a hammer for Habitat on Big Pine - A group of people posing for a picture - Team sport

Nyad swings a hammer for Habitat on Big Pine

On Friday, April 5, long distance swimmer and motivational speaker Diana Nyad brought her EverWalk team back to Big Pine to help Habitat for...
 - A sunset over a beach - Travel

Ultimate Guide to Easter in Key West

Key West isn’t exactly known for walking the straight and narrow. Even a weekend that is known as a sacred holiday may upend our...
 - A group of people posing for the camera - Truman Waterfront Park Amphitheater

Get to know Rams Head

Rams Head Group has landed the gig of managing the Truman Waterfront Amphitheater. Anyone in the April 2 city commission meeting knows it was...
Is Key West Kokomo? Exclusive Interview with The Beach Boys’ Mike Love - Mike Love, Bruce Johnston posing for the camera - Mike Love

Is Key West Kokomo? Exclusive Interview with The Beach Boys’ Mike...

The Beach Boys are the soundtrack to a perfect California summer—or creating the feeling of one at any time, in any place.  The band was...
BOOGIE WOOGIE – American Bombshells drop on the Keys - Stephanie Leone et al. posing for the camera - Stephanie Leone

BOOGIE WOOGIE – American Bombshells drop on the Keys

There’s an unmistakable energy in the Andrews Sisters’ rendition of “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” the World War II tune that makes feet tap and...
Diamond in the Rough – Unlocking a property’s hidden beauty - A living room filled with furniture and a large window - Monte Da Serralheira

Diamond in the Rough – Unlocking a property’s hidden beauty

This inconspicuous Meadows gem was a property where — like many in Key West — one would never knows what’s just behind the fence....
Food truck finds: Check out the Blind Pig - A truck is parked on the side of a flower - Food truck

Food truck finds: Check out the Blind Pig

Nestled between 24 North and The Gates Hotel is the expanse of Sunset Green event lawn, and less conspicuously, the Blind Pig food truck....