Growing Hope – Historic Grimal Grove re-opening, becoming ‘Grove of the Future’ - Catharina-Amalia, Princess of Orange et al. posing for the camera - Grimal Grove

Growing Hope – Historic Grimal Grove re-opening, becoming ‘Grove of the Future’

Grimal Grove is hosting a Community Day on Saturday, Nov. 9 to celebrate its recovery from Hurricane Irma and reopening to the community. The urban farm, which...
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BPW throws a tastin’ & sippin’ party

Mark the calendar for Sunday, Nov. 10 because it’s time for the 22nd annual Taste of the Islands, presented by the Marathon chapter of Business and Professional...
Open a can of laughs with ‘Tuna’ – MCT’s latest production opens next week - Geoffrey Horne et al. that are standing in a room - Tartan

Open a can of laughs with ‘Tuna’ – MCT’s latest production opens next week

There are four plays in the ‘Tuna” series. The one opening next week — “Greater Tuna” — at Marathon Community Theatre is actually the prequel to the...
Powering through Key West – Rodrick Cox: A familiar face in new, improved boat races - A man standing in front of a car posing for the camera - Car

Powering through Key West – Rodrick Cox: A familiar face in new, improved boat...

Rodrick Cox is a managing director of Race World Offshore, the organization that took over this year’s production of Key West’s offshore powerboat races. The event that churns...
One of music’s biggest stars plays Key West tonight - Lee Brice standing in front of a building - Lee Brice

One of music’s biggest stars plays Key West tonight

There are artists whose fame and influence transcend their musical genres. And for Lee Brice, who plays the Key West Amphitheater this Thursday evening (Nov. 7), the...
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Alternative Veteran’s Services – Groups, non-profits offer camaraderie, opportunities to vets

John Donnelly of the Upper Keys VFW is thankful for the outpouring of support for Vets throughout the Keys. He said, “The collective goodness of the Citizens...
Kinsey, pictured left, practices casting with her mother, Melissa, right.

Annual Ocean Fest set to educate, entertain

Waves of underwater and outdoor enthusiasts, eco-travelers and families came out last year to celebrate the marine environment during Mote Marine Laboratory’s inaugural Ocean Fest: A Community...
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Tree Planting Honors Veterans — Nov. 7th, Key West Cemetery

In honor of our Veterans, the Mayor’s Beautification Committee will plant a tree near the USS Maine Memorial section of the Key West Cemetery at 2 p.m....
Splinter

Speared sea turtle ‘Splinter’ released!

Do you remember "Splinter," the endangered green sea turtle who was found speared and entangled in fishing net? Well, he's better, and he just got released. Cheered by...
Parks & Rec steps it up with the BEST game - A close up of a map - Hide-and-seek

Parks & Rec steps it up with the BEST game

In putting together this anniversary issue of the City of Marathon (see pages 7-11), the one thing so many members of the community have commented on is...