2019 Bubbas Marks Six Years of Fierce Rivalries – Some Key West People’s Choice...

When we think of some of the most contentious rivalries on the planet, the likes of the Yankees and Red Sox, Blue Devils and Tar Heels or...

Virginia Panico Announces Retirement – Key West Chamber Head Steps Down in December

Virginia Panico, long-time Executive Vice President/ CEO of the Key West Chamber of Commerce, announced she will retire at the conclusion of her current contract on Dec....

Local Restaurant Owner Wins “Chubbies 2019 Man Model Contest” – Two Friends’ Danny Hughes...

Most modeling careers are launched earlier in life, but for Danny Hughes, the local restaurant owner of Two Friends Patio — 60 seemed like the perfect time...

Budget Forecast – Looking sunny entering hurricane season

It’s a busy season for Mark Finigan, finance director for the City of Key West. Finigan is a Conch and has worked for the city in different...

Tropical Almond Latest Branch in Tree Commission Controversy

By Reda Wigle A century-old tropical almond tree, rooted on Louisa Street in Old Town, has been approved for removal via a 4-2 vote by the City of...

Mallory Square Meltdown: a bureaucracy vs. a restaurant without a kitchen

It’s gotten too hot in the kitchen. Or lack of a kitchen, rather. The June 18 commission meeting took on the tone of Mom — aka Mayor Teri...

Construction Starts on Southernmost Pocket Park – 1400 block of Duval Street to become...

“We’ve broken ground on the 13-story condominium building that’s going up,” Michael Halpern says.  Construction has started on the 1400 block of Duval, but Halpern’s kidding about the...

Get the Full Report on the Cuban Ambassador’s Historic Visit to Key West

Jose Marti came to Key West in May of 1883, having established a relationship with the Cuban leaders of the community who were eager to support Cuba’s...

The Great City Manager Debate: Part II

The Weekly has reported on the ongoing conversation about who will replace current City Manager Jim Scholl, whose contract was recently extended to Oct. 1. Assistant City...

Scholl contract up – New faces at City Hall

At the City Commission meeting on Tuesday, May 7, City Manager Jim Scholl will announce what is next for him — his contract with the city is...