one-of-a-kind

One of a kind

“It takes a village to raise a child,” so the ancient African proverb goes. Truly, in our tight-knit Keys community, we know the power of having a...
Raquel Crummitt - A young girl riding a wave on a surfboard in the water - Surfboard M

Raquel Crummitt

Raquel Crummitt’s latest venture is as captain and owner of Fish ’n’ Chicks Charters in Key West, but for years she also has been successfully selling promotional...
arlene mirabella

arlene mirabella

Marathon’s Arlene Mirabella has packed more adventures and experiences into her life that, really, she ought to be content. She emigrated to the U.S. at 19, moved...
Samantha Usina

Samantha Usina

Many Key West locals recognize Samantha Usina as the knowledgeable resource (not to mention beautiful face), at the counter. A longtime Key West local and single mom,...
TRINITY VAN STEENBURG

TRINITY VAN STEENBURG

Growing up in Fort Myers and Tavernier, Trinity doesn’t sleep much between her work and family life. Attending Florida Gulf Coast University for business management, she worked...
Program Director of the Marathon Rec Center

diane culver

Born and raised in Marathon, Diane Culver has been a presence at the after-school care center for almost three decades — she is now taking care of...
Stephanie Harper Head Brewer and  Distiller - A man standing next to a painting - Painting

CARMEN SOTOLONGO KELLEY, artist

Carmen Kelley is, and has been, an integral part of the school and art scenes in the Upper Keys. She has taught science, art, math, drawing and...
Kyla  Piscopink Artistic director - A young boy swimming in a pool of water - Human hair color

Kyla Piscopink Artistic director

Kyla Piscopink is recognizable from stages in Key West to New York City. Her grace extends beyond performance, to the perpetual dance of juggling being a mother,...
Stephanie Harper Head Brewer and  Distiller - A person standing in front of a building -

Stephanie Harper Head Brewer and Distiller

Since the beginning, Stephanie Harper has been a devoted member of the Islamorada Beer Company team. Born in Delaware, she originally moved to the Florida Keys to...
Ally Kelley realtor - Melissa Lee standing on a sidewalk - Dress

Ally Kelley realtor

A native of St. Petersburg, Florida, Ally Kelley feels right at home in the Middle Keys. But… she’s a little different. She moved to the Keys with...