Key West may rename — not remove — Confederate pavilion

One has to look closely at the white-colmned pavilion at Bayview Park to see the reference to the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Stephen R. Mallory chapter,...

Florida Keys restaurants return to regular hours; Bars remain closed by state order

Florida Keys lawmakers voted Tuesday evening to allow restaurants to resume their normal hours of operation and allow a COVID-related 11 p.m. curfew lapse. The curfew had forced...

Can Key West recover? COVID losses cripple island city

Key West businesses are hurting from the COVID-19 pandemic, capacity restrictions and reduced tourism, but most of them aren’t asking for government assistance. They want city hall to...

The Bum Farto Files: Joe Bedami: Canary in the coal mine

Key West Fire Chief Joseph “Bum” Farto disappeared on Feb. 16, 1976, while awaiting sentencing for a drug trafficking conviction stemming from Operation Conch – a sting...

Museums launch virtual programming to continue education, expand reach

Local museums are using creativity and technology to keep members engaged, entertained and, most importantly, at home. “People checked in from as far away as Guam, which is...

Restoring the Keys flats fisheries

Dr. Ross Boucek, Florida Keys initiative manager of Bonefish & Tarpon Trust (BTT), joined a group of local fishermen and community members at the Florida Keys History...
2019 KEYS HOLIDAY PHOTO CONTEST - A cake sitting on top of a table - Canon EOS 7D


Thanks to everyone who participated in our 1st ever Keys Holiday Photo Contest! We wanted to see your photos that capture what the holidays and life in...
Book ‘Fred the Tree’ delights young and old - A close up of a map - Fred the Tree

Book ‘Fred the Tree’ delights young and old

Once upon a time a seed began to grow out of the highway of the historic, Old Seven Mile Bridge. This now unused bridge, built in the...
Coffee Roasters

Coffee-Making Couple Serves Up Rich Roasts

In 1996, Danny Ganim and Sharon Sealy met at culinary school in North Miami Beach, and it’s been smart quips and rich foods between them ever since....
David Lee Murphy

Nashville, Cali and local musicians to perform in Bahamas benefit concert this weekend

"Everything's Gonna Be Alright” on Saturday, Nov. 2 when California and Nashville musicians — including singer-songwriter David Lee Murphy — descend upon Islamorada’s Postcard Inn Beach Resort...