A group of people posing for the camera - Seven Mile Bridge

The elves strike again – Revelers festoon tree on 7 Mile Bridge

Now the tree has more than “2,000 imported Italian twinkle lights” and a complex security system to thwart would-be saboteurs.
A group of people posing for the camera - Modern dance

Student directs theatrical production at MHS – Saturday show called ‘A Night on Broadway’

A “Night on Broadway” features 16 numbers, about 40 cast and crew members and — for the first time — a student director. Xavier McKnight is running...
A man standing in front of a building - Vacation

One man finds beauty in the tackle box

At the time I was doing a ton of fishing and buying a bunch of lures and I loved them as objects. That was the first time I ever made the giant version of a fishing lure. People liked it and I realized there was a market.
A group of people sitting at a dock - Leisure

Chalk festival set for next week – Fans encouraged to watch the ‘process’

The imagination of Key West’s artist community may not be as broad as the Universe, but it’s large and diverse and comes in a close second in...
A man sitting in front of a building - Beard

Interview with an ‘indy’ film guru – Kareem Tabsch is the curator for the...

Kareem Tabsch, leader of the independent film scene in Miami and curator for the Key West Film Festival, picked more than 50 features for this year’s film...
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New art center opens in Marathon – The Art Studio will offer multiple workshops...

It will be an exciting day in Marathon when The Art Studio opens. Not since the Bougainvillea Gallery closed years and years ago has there been a...
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Annie Miners is living the dream – Actress has a part in Barn’s ‘Bingo’...

Why a trawler? “I didn’t think I could single-hand a sailboat,” she said. “I wanted to cruise and knew I’d be doing a lot of it alone, so a trawler with engines made sense to me.”
A person in a red shirt - Curtain

Firefighters reveal special 911 memorial – Tribute was created locally with a piece of...

The Marathon Fire Station is set to unveil its 911 Memorial on Thursday, March 13 at 5:30 p.m. It’s a lovely and elaborate tribute to the firefighters...
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Life’s details interest short story writer

“When I came here, I didn’t know about The Studios of Key West or its programs,” Whyman said from the kitchen of her residency’s bungalow. “Friends had told me about the island and were always talking about the artistic community.”
A man standing in a room - Islamorada

Millions going into renovation of old theater – Tap Johnson creating new venue on...

Tap Johnson is “a goofy eccentric.” Just ask him, he’ll tell ya. He will also go on about his two loves — music and the city of Key...