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International jazz star Howard Alden visits Key West – He’s studied with the masters

Howard Alden has studied with some classic teachers of the jazz and blues world after teaching himself the guitar, and he has played and recorded with many...
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Seafood and Eat It! And Listen to the Music! – Florida’s Original Seafood Festival...

It’s time for our town’s biggest event, and it’s the Florida Keys second largest event behind only Fantasy Fest. That’s right – it’s Seafood Festival Weekend! While...
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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...
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Picture Perfect on Pigeon Key

by Jason Koler Eddie Bauer’s catalogue will be out….soon; and when it does Florida Keys residents will recognize the unmistakable scenery when deciding whether to order the Boundary...
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Fantasy Fest starts this weekend – Below is a partial list of the greatest...

Friday, Oct. 18, 2013 • Goombay Festival This family-friendly festival runs from noon to midnight on Friday and Saturday. The festival is held in Bahama Village on public streets...
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Visiting aerial artist tells Alzheimer’s story

I don’t think I defy gravity, as much as I partner with it to tell a story. My work integrates circus arts with acting to create stories, text, and characters, which explore the rich interplay of imagination between air and ground.
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In Their Own Words with Bachaco

Some songs are bilingual, some are straight English, some are straight Spanish. It really depends on when the song was written, how it was written, and what it talks about. It doesn’t seem to matter anymore nowadays, our best performance so far was in Canada where nobody spoke Spanish and everybody was singing our songs.
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Key Largo Food & Wine Festival: Schedule of Events

    Key Largo Food & Wine Festival: Schedule of Events   Friday, July 29 4-7pm at Tradewinds Liquors TGIF Happy Hour Festival Kick-off & Wine Tasting 10% discount on featured wines throughout festival.   7pm at...
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The Key West Pops Orchestra

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Shooter takes a shot on Key West.

Photographer C.J. Groth said she “threw caution to the wind” when she left Illinois to experience Key West for a year. That was 1990 and Groth is...