Coral exhibit opens at Keys History & Discovery Center

A comprehensive exhibit showcasing the unique ecosystem of the Florida Keys has landed permanently at Keys History & Discovery Center, MM 82. The permanent exhibit, Coral Reef...

‘GO FISH’ – Weekly adds Bellinger as contributing writer

Keys Weekly is going fishing with the addition of Capt. Matt Bellinger as contributing writer. Owner and operator of Bamboo Charters in Islamorada, Bellinger has been living in...

Ocean Fest informs, excites

An inaugural festival educated and entertained the many who came out Saturday for Mote’s Ocean Fest: A Community Celebration at Founders Park.  The day featured a host of...

A NEW BEGINNING – VFW Post opens in Key Largo

Veterans and patrons walking through the doors of VFW Post 10211 in Key Largo can expect a reinvigorated look and a family-friendly atmosphere.  With help from the community...

7 Year Old Jesse Santerre. Courage, Inspiration…Firefighter

With his firefighter uniform on, seven-year-old Jesse Santerre was all smiles as his day with fellow comrades at Station 21 began Saturday morning.   “This is awesome,” Santerre...

American Red Cross still handing out Irma funds

It’s not too good to be true. The American Red Cross has more Hurricane Irma money for residents of the Florida Keys. There were five teams canvassing...

Thanksgiving guide – Where to volunteer, or find a turkey dinner

Throughout the island chain, charitable and religious organizations will open their doors before and on Thanksgiving, providing several opportunities to celebrate the holiday or volunteer. In Marathon, join...

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...

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...

Cures for your body after Fantasy Fest

It’s not a secret: Fantasy Fest wreaks havoc on the body. The sleepless nights, too much alcohol and late-night greasy food – it’s a fast turnaround from...