Fish houses are monitoring prices

Still in recovery from Hurricane Irma and facing a trade war on live lobster exports to China, Florida Keys lobster fishermen are still optimistic about the eight-month...

Baptist Health holds town hall Monday

In an effort to hear public concerns and questions regarding plans for Fishermen’s Community Hospital and its future, Baptist Health South Florida officials are holding a town...

‘Yes’ to pocket park

The Aug. 7 Key West City Commission meeting opened with a recognition of Cheri Smith’s 25 years of service as city clerk. What followed felt like the...

New Drop-off Rules at Stanley Switlik

The entire Stanley Switlik Elementary campus has been reconfigured. When parents arrive on Wednesday, Aug. 15 to drop off their children, it will be a completely new...

BMCM Timaree Sparks takes charge of Coast Guard Station Marathon

In mid-July, Coast Guard Station Marathon received a new chief. Master Chief Timaree Sparks (pronounced Tim-ah-ree), took the helm of the Middle Keys facility. She is a...

TDC awards money for Lower Keys events

What goes around comes around, and the millions of tourist dollars spent on hotels and vacation rentals in the Florida Keys each year have circled back into...

It’s been 7 hours and 55 days since they made us take our kids away (from school, for the summer). In Monroe County, school starts on Wednesday,...

And the Winners Are!

The 2018 Bubbas: Key West People’s Choice awards took place before a sold out Key West Theater on July 21. More than 300 gathered to witness 86...

Jumping the gun

Three men from Homestead allegedly got an early start looking for lobster. Unfortunately for them, the Fish and Wildlife Commission officers also started early. Rafael Andino, 47,...

How much does Airbnb owe the Keys?

It’s just like Uber: exploding in popularity in the last decade and making it easier for travelers to get where they’re going, or in this case, stay...