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...

Your Halloween Guide to Marathon Trick or Treating

You know what to do. The City of Marathon and law enforcement officials are bringing out the Halloween plan they know works: a one-way circuit around the...

Marathon Airport Celebrates 75 Years of Aviation

The community is invited for a day full of fun at Florida Keys Marathon International Airport, Oct. 20 to celebrate 75 years of its history.  T.J. Henderson, assistant...

There Can Only Be Two: Marathon City Council Candidates Open Up at Forum

Middle Keys residents got a snapshot of what the future holds for Marathon City Council at Monday’s forum hosted by the Weekly and the Greater Marathon Chamber...

Local Sports: Marathon Volleyball Girls Head to District as 2 Seed

On Oct. 1, the Marathon High School volleyball team traveled to Key West. They went in with a 10-7 record, but had a bad night, losing all...

Walk for Freedom: Annual Event Aims to End Human Trafficking

What were you doing when you were 12 years old? That is the average age of children preyed upon for forced labor and sex trafficking. Every 30...

Marathon City Council Candidate Questions of the Week

Should the City of Marathon spend money on a “splash pad?” How much should the city spend and where should it be installed? Mark Senmartin* I am currently pursuing...

BETTER TURNING

On Aug. 11, longtime Marathon resident Larry Shaffer lost his life in a traffic accident on Overseas Highway as he was turning out of Tarpon Harbor. Even...

Dolphins to Dolphins – NFL foundation makes huge donation to MHS

It wasn’t an average Wednesday for Marathon High School footballers, who received new shoes, attire and gear from the Miami Dolphins organization. Twan Russell also gave a...

One year after Irma: Shelter better than ever

By Tara Vickrey It’s been a long and trying year since Hurricane Irma, as people affected across the Keys assessed the damage, made repairs, and – sometimes –...