MARATHON’S TAX RATE GOING UP

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On July 13, Marathon City Council set the preliminary tax rate and, for the first time in four years, proposed to raise the ad valorem taxes on...

LOCAL POLITICS: 4 CANDIDATES DECLARED FOR MARATHON CITY COUNCIL ELECTION

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Up until last week, it didn’t look like it was going to be much of a horse race. Only incumbent Mayor Luis Gonzalez and newcomer Lynny Del...

MARATHON: NO PARKING AT HARBOR DRIVE BOAT RAMP

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On July 14, Marathon City Council met at 8:30 a.m. to ratify an amendment to an ordinance it heard only the night before, at the regularly scheduled...

THIS WEEKEND: LOCAL ‘GODS OF THE GRILL’ TO COMPETE AT BREWBQ

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The real heroes of this weekend’s Florida Keys Brew BQ, July 17-18, are the amateur chefs. They are setting up on Friday at the park for a...

MARATHON TIGHTENS PUBLIC BOAT RAMP REGULATIONS IN TIME FOR SUMMER

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Just in time for summer boating season in Marathon, the city is tightening up one of its ordinances that relates to the ramp in the neighborhood behind...

FIRST CANDIDATE ANNOUNCES FOR MARATHON CITY COUNCIL RACE

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On June 11, Lynny Thompson formally filed the papers with the Supervisor of Elections Office to run for a seat on the Marathon City Council. The election...

DRAG QUEENS, BINGO & PRIDE MONTH – JJ MILLS TELLS IT LIKE IT IS

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Starting Sunday, July 11, and occurring every two weeks, Marathon Community Theatre will present Drag Queen Bingo. The star is JJ Mills, a Marathon local. He’s been...

CRANE POINT’S PINK HOUSE GETS A FACELIFT

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By Anthony Guntert In an all too familiar sad sight, visitors to the Crane Point Hammock Museum & Nature Trail have for years reached the terminus of the...

IS MARATHON’S NEW $7.5M LIBRARY THE MOST HIGH-TECH BLDG IN THE KEYS?

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The amount of high-tech, thoughtful detail in the new Marathon branch of Monroe County Public Libraries is stunning. The $7.5 million facility will open to the public...

IN PHOTOS: CELEBRATING MARATHON DADS

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It’s no joke how much we love our Keys dads. And certainly, these men need a sense of humor and a sense of adventure to raise authentic...
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