A tree next to a body of water - Key Largo

Co-existing with the crocodile

Just recently, officials removed an 11-foot crocodile from Key Largo. And last week, Marathon resident Jim Tashijan called The Weekly to report seeing two different crocodiles in...
A wooden boat in a body of water - Bridge–tunnel

Giving Back Tour – Car caravan hits the Keys

Car enthusiasts rolling in Scions and Smart Cars motored through Monroe County recently to raise funds and awareness for restoration of historical 7 Mile Bridge. The “Trouble in...

Teen Stabbed in Big Pine

A 17 year old from Big Pine Key was airlifted to Miami after another teen stabbed him in the back Friday afternoon on Big Pine Key. The incident...

FKCC to Graduate Upper Keys Basic Law Enforcement Academy

Florida Keys Community College’s Institute for Public Safety will celebrate the completion of Basic Law Enforcement Academy #41 with a graduation ceremony on Friday, July 1 at...
A close up of a logo - Bank

Cities consider ‘optional’ tax break but state proposed homestead exemption for seniors already in...

On the Nov. 6, 2012 ballot there were four questions put to the voters regarding property taxes. Two were constitutional amendments approved by the majority and automatically...
A drawing of a face - Clip art

Leadership Monroe recognized by County Commission

Organization celebrates 20th Anniversary At this past Wednesday’s County Commission meeting, Mayor Heather Carruthers (Class XI), and her fellow commissioners congratulated Leadership Monroe County on its twentieth anniversary...
A person wearing a suit and tie - Army officer

Sheriff’s Colonel receives top award

American Legion names Rick Ramsay Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Sheriff’s Colonel Rick Ramsay traveled to Orlando this past weekend to accept an award from the American...

Gibson and Griffin declare for Supervisor of Elections

Launch early campaigns for constitutional office Nearly 17 months before 2012 General Election a pair of Key West public servants have publicly announced their intention to run for...

A Big Pine Key Woman is in Jail

charged with forcing her way into her mother’s house and attacking her Neighbors who lives on Avenue E heard someone screaming for help at about 9:20 pm. Wednesday....