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 opened statewide, all...

Governor makes first official visit to the Keys

On Gov. Ron DeSantis’ first official visit to the Keys on April 16, local officials had the opportunity to share their concerns with him in Marathon —...

State legislature working through budget differences

The Florida Senate and House recent passed their respective budgets for the upcoming fiscal year. While overall spending is similar, the chambers are far apart on certain...

Bringing awareness to cigarette littering

In an effort to keep Islamorada clean, village officials are looking to raise awareness of cigarette butt littering. While receptacles are in place for disposal, not everyone uses...

Dr. Stan Sack “The Barefoot Doctor” explains a “new” pediatric illness

If you’ve lived in the Keys for a while, you’ve been through a hurricane or three. And on the epidemic front, you might have seen the effect...

Heating up at Waterfront: “Sex with Strangers” Review

It’s an age-old question: how well do you know a person? In today’s sea of technology, social media and fame, how can a person even be trusted...

Ocean Fest: For the Love of the Water

On Saturday, April 13, Mote Marine will be throwing its annual celebration of all things aquatic: Ocean Fest at Truman Waterfront Park. Mote is an independent, nonprofit...

Mamma Mia’ comes alive at MHS this weekend

By Sydney Schuhmacher “Mamma Mia” is coming to Marathon and it’s not the 2008 classic movie or its 2018 sequel. It’s “Mamma Mia,The Musical” and will be playing...

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 hard-won: Nadine Grossman...

“So Fresh it’s Still Flippin'” at Keys Fisheries

It was past midday and the line outside the window of the main building was growing by the minute. Before placing their orders, people were busy creating...