Think PINK

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Pier House Resort and Spa kicked it off in spectacular fashion. On Oct. 4, the Pier House went “Pink” and...

Purple Pumpkin Gala

The annual Purple Pumpkin Gala at Founders Park was held Saturday, Oct. 6 in Islamorada. The gala raises money to fight Rett Syndrome and is organized by...

PRACTICE MAKES THE PLAYER

Upper Keys AYSO (American Youth Soccer Organization) is a 100 percent volunteer organization that runs and manages youth soccer programs for kids ages 4 to 14 years...

It wasn’t the wind, it was the rain. It wasn’t an...

While the winds from Hurricane Florence weren’t catastrophic, the amount of rain that has fallen since Sept. 14 on the Carolinas is. More than 40 inches of...

REEF Fest ahead

By Carmen M. Alex Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF) will hold its 5th annual REEF Fest with a four-day celebration of marine conservation and education in the Florida...

Crocodile Facts

DOING WELL, THANKS The American crocodile is an endangered species success story. According to the FWC, since 1975 their numbers have increased from fewer than 300 to more...

VOLUNTEER VILLAGE

The Florida Keys missed out on thousands of volunteer hours after Hurricane Irma hit the Keys. While there were many offers of help, volunteers either had no...

Key by the Sea canal finished, more in the works

“The future is not bleak,” said Marathon City Manager Chuck Lindsey at Tuesday’s City Council meeting in an update about Hurricane Irma recovery and the city’s financial...

First Quarry apartments could be ready next summer

When some tenants are given their keys to The Quarry Apartments on Big Coppitt Key a year from now, their new homes will be the result of...

Rubio, Curbelo and more tour Marathon one year after Irma

On Sept. 10, the anniversary of Hurricane Irma, it was a veritable crush of dignitaries. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, U.S. Rep. Carlos Curbelo, state Rep. Holly Raschein,...