LOCAL NFL PLAYER MEKHI SARGENT GIVES BACK TO KEY WEST

NFL running back Mekhi Sargent was a Key West Conch before he became a Jacksonville Jaguar, and he hasn’t forgotten his roots.  Sargent faced some pint-sized defenders Friday...

SPORTS & MORE: U.S. OPEN & KEY WEST’S NEW BASKETBALL COACH

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I watched a lot of sports shows last weekend to see what I could learn about the new LIV Series of professional golf, and I, of course,...
#Festival: Got Key Lime? - A bowl of food - Key lime pie

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: WHAT’S THE BIG DEAL ABOUT KEY LIME PIE?

A friend asked my wife and I if we were going to have some Key lime pie on our trip to the Florida Keys. Wondering what the...

INDEPENDENCE DAY FESTIVITIES IN THE FLORIDA KEYS

Local parades, beach parties and on-the-water fun topped off by fireworks displays will highlight Independence Day celebrations throughout the Florida Keys.  Key West The Key Lime Festival features culinary...

KEY WEST OFFICIALS EYE TOURIST TAX REVENUE FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING

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A discussion at the end of last week’s Key West city commission meeting raised a familiar topic:  could a portion of the tourist development tax, collected from...

DOWNLOAD THESE APPS TO STAY UP TO DATE ON THE WEATHER & LOCAL NOTIFICATIONS...

MONROE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Stay informed of emergency situations in the Florida Keys during storm season such as hurricane evacuation. The app is available to iPhone and Android...

TAKE ME HOME: ADORABLE FACES ARE WAITING AT THE FKSPCA

Dating in the Keys can be a drag, but thankfully there are plenty of animals waiting for their perfect adoption “match” at the Florida Keys SPCA. Keys...

NEW CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL COMING TO KEY WEST IN AUGUST 2023

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Students in Key West, the Lower Keys and perhaps farther north will have a new option when it comes to high schools in August 2023. Not only is...

ROTARY CLUB OF KEY WEST INSTALLS CATHY CRANE AS NEW PRESIDENT

As if Cathy Crane wasn’t busy enough as Monroe County’s director of veterans affairs and attendee at nearly every charity event, she’s also now president of the...

SCHOOL BOARD TACKLES POLICY CHANGES AFTER PARENTAL RIGHTS BILL

A first reading of district policy revisions following the passage of the Parental Rights in Education bill consumed the largest portion of the Monroe County School Board’s...