Behind the Blonde: Local Columnist Strips the Veil of the “Perfect Life”

By Kirby Trahan My name is Kirby. I am a mother, wife, radio DJ, business owner, human. My name is Kirby. I am depressed, anxious and drink more than...

Island Christian School Fights to Survive

Dropping enrollment numbers have Island Christian School’s viability in jeopardy, but a last-minute effort is underway to keep the facility open and running past the 2018-19 school...

Reef wreck? Council considers artificial reef for Marathon

Before the discussions of which decommissioned ship, where to put it and how much the project will cost, the Marathon City Council must first decide whether to...

Vince Neil ready to rock the Keys

He’s the antidote for snowflakes. Vince Neil, lead singer of Mötley Crüe, is a hardcore, down and dirty rock 'n’ roller, who delivers that soul-pounding sound that...

Duval Street promenade pilot approved by city commission

On Friday, Feb. 15, Duval Street will be subject to a new trial: the promenade pilot program, closing the 500-700 blocks. The Duval Street Committee that has...

Capt. Steve Friedman seeks water district seat

Per the request of Gov. Ron DeSantis, the South Florida Water Management District is close to a clean slate, with more resignations coming in the last week....

Jackyl Talks Upcoming Coral Head Music Fest

It’s been a year since Jesse James Dupree has visited the Keys. In fact, he was here with friend Michael Ballard (“Full Throttle Saloon”) scouting locations for...

Key West Gallery Hosts Peter Max to Kickoff Art Show

In what has become a colorful winter tradition at the height of the visitor season, Key West Gallery will host the art of Peter Max again this February in the heart...

Four vie for title of “Big Kahuna”

Fundraising efforts are underway as four contestants vie for the ultimate prize of a heavy Big Kahuna trophy. It’s all for a good cause, as funds raised...

Residents and businesses helping furloughed workers

The Middle Keys community is responding to the plight of Coast Guard employees and other federal government workers affected by this, the longest government shutdown in U.S....