A walk through Nike Hercules missile base

By TIFFANY DUONG “Here’s your first security fence. There was a guard station over there,” says former Army Specialist Ted Swanson, pointing to what appears to be dense...

Marathon Yacht Club Hosts a Statewide Convention

It’s that time of year — traffic on Overseas Highway is a little less congested and it seems the number of visitors is beginning to slow. Not so...

Go Fishing! Mother’s Day Dolphin Tournament in Marathon

It’s time. The annual Habitat for Humanity of the Middle Keys fishing tournament always coincides with Mother’s Day. And it always targets dolphin. “This is by far our...

Songwriters Fest Hits Key West with Free Show by Brad Paisley

By Erin Stover Sickmen The Key West Songwriters Festival is more than just an island party with a great oundtrack. The festival, in its 24th year, is the...

Kater spring boarding into teaching

Who’s ready to jump into summer camp season? At Founders Park, new springboard dive master Kelly Kater is. With 10 years diving competitively and recreationally, Kater has spent...

Check out the Weekly’s Ultimate Summer Camp Guide

The school year is winding down and summer looms on the horizon. From art to sailing to sports, activities are bountiful through August. Here is information to...

The Kentucky Derby, Key West style, and Gardens Hotel hosts

By Erin Stover Sickmen Last year, the Kentucky Derby began a new practice of selling $1,000 mint juleps. The pricey concoctions, which are served in handcrafted sterling silver...

Family ‘dramedy’ ready for MCT

When the curtain goes up on “Making God Laugh,” theatre-goers will find plenty to make them chuckle, and many poignant moments that may lead to surreptitious wiping...

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 Hazard aren’t as...

Two-day party features swimsuit fashion show and axe throwing

On Saturday and Sunday, April 27-28, Keys Cable and oTHErside Boardsports are hosting a party that includes axe-throwing (!), music, food, fashion, wakeboarding and more. The setting...