Girls start weightlifting season – MHS faces first-timers CSHS

Marathon High took on the Hurricanes of Coral Shores in a fun and competitive meet on Nov. 1 in the Marathon High School weight room. Coral Shores, coached...

Teri Johnston Elected First Openly Gay Female Mayor of Key West

Key West mayoral hopeful Teri Johnston overcame opponent Margaret Romero with 66.11 percent of the vote on Tuesday. 10,038 Key West citizens cast their vote in the...

Marathon Mayor Michelle Coldiron is New Monroe County Commissioner

Hurricane Irma changed the landscape of Monroe County’s District 2 — in physical ways and political themes. Much of the district’s residents in unincorporated Monroe County, hardest...

Key West is Isolated, but Exemplary

On the evening of Nov. 6 in Key West, there were toasts and embraces, as well as tears shed and gnashing of teeth. Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Andrew...

Marathon elects Gonzalez, Senmartin – Neugent’s bid falls 44 votes short

Political newcomer Luis Gonzalez ran away with the top spot in the Marathon City Council race. “Without the support of the community and the team, it definitely would...

Holly Raschein Holds Seat, Debbie Mucarsel Powell Bests Curbelo.

State Rep. Holly Raschein will return to Tallahassee as a senior legislator. First elected in 2012, the Republican sought and won her fourth and final term. “I’m absolutely...

We love our vets – Weekly highlights locals’ service

On Sunday, Nov. 11, the Florida Keys will pause to honor veterans’ service to our country. Some are homegrown who have returned to the Keys and picked...

Historic Namesake Visit by the USS Key West Set for Veteran’s Day Weekend

Only three U.S. Naval ships have ever carried the namesake of Key West. The third to be named, the USS Key West (SSN-722), is the only submarine...

Busy weekend in Upper Keys – Cook-offs, bridge run highlight activities

There’s no shortage of activities to get out and enjoy today and tomorrow in the Upper Keys. A sampling: TODAY & THIS WEEKEND • Thursday, Nov. 8, the 37th...

Rep. Holly Raschen Weighs In On the Issues and a Fourth Term

In recent weeks, the contest for the state representative seat serving the Florida Keys has become heated. The ballot features the incumbent Republican Holly Raschein against political...