MEET JIM FOSSUM: GREEN PARROT CELEB TAKES HIS BEST SHOT

By Cricket Desmarais How does a kid from Connecticut with a bachelor’s degree in graphic arts and illustration become manager at one of the most popular Key West...

CUBAN BOAT & FLAGLER PAINTINGS DISPLAYED AT FLORIDA KEYS HISTORY & DISCOVERY CENTER

The Florida Keys History & Discovery Foundation is opening two new displays. The Cuban boat exhibit talks about the many modes of transport that immigrants from Cuba and...

FANTASY FEST: ARTISTS WANTED FOR KEY WEST’S BIGGEST PARTY POSTER CONTEST

The Florida Keys Council of the Arts and organizers of Fantasy Fest 2022 are encouraging artists to submit their vision of this year’s theme, “Cult Classics &...

MIKE STACK: KEY WEST’S HOMETOWN RAPPER & 2022 BUBBA WINNER

By Cricket Desmarais Unless you’ve been living under this rock instead of on it for the last month or so, you’ve heard the up-tempo rap song, “I’m from...

KEYS VET PUBLISHES TRUE, HILARIOUS & HEARTBREAKING ANIMAL TALES

Pet owners and animal lovers know Dr. Doug Mader as the renowned and passionate Florida Keys veterinarian who can relate to people as well as animals. But...

GEORGE STRAIT, RONNIE DUNN, JAMEY JOHNSON & MORE ARE COMING TO KEY WEST IN...

The inaugural Legends of Music Row Music Festival will take place Oct. 13-15, 2022. The three-night musical extravaganza, presented by Dean Dillon, will feature country music superstars and...

BOOKS ABOUT BOOKS YOU’LL NEVER READ

Book LoversBy Emily Henry For New York City literary agent Nora Stephens, spending time in North Carolina is not a getaway – it’s the one that got away!...

BOOKS TO FUEL YOUR ITALIAN WANDERLUST

Our Darkest NightBy Jennifer Robson Antonina Mazin lives with her father, a brilliant doctor, in Venice, Italy. As the Nazis close in on their little world in the...

FROM THE FAMOUS FOX: AN INTERVIEW WITH VETERINARIAN DOUG MADER

Hi friends! Reef the fox here with this week’s “Reef’s Report.” I have a treat for you this week. I had a “fox-time” call with exotic animal...

INDEPENDENCE DAY LOVE STORIES

Meant to Be By Emily Giffin Joe Kingsley is the “It” guy of the ’80s. Born into a wealthy family and carrying the memory of his father, an astronaut...