Senmartin trademarks Marathon’s city seal – Tells council they have 30 days to buy it back for $1 - A close up of a logo - Florida Keys

Marathon Council ponies up $150,000 for Habitat project

The Marathon City Council gave Habitat for Humanity of the Middle Keys $150,000 toward the construction of 11 affordable housing units. The money was the difference the...

MCSO’s Kellenberger promoted; headed to Islamorada patrol division

On Jan. 9, Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay announced the promotion of Sgt. Chuck Kellenberger to the rank of lieutenant.  Kellenberger is to head up the patrol division...

Ocean Sotheby’s buys Re/Max All Keys in Marathon

On Jan. 2, 2020, Ocean Sotheby’s International Realty announced that Jo Ann Cook along with her Marathon, Florida based team will now operate as Ocean Sotheby's International...
40 bands take stage this weekend to have their talent recorded - A man sitting on a stage - Ling Tosite Sigure

40 bands take stage this weekend to have their talent recorded

Mark your calendars for this weekend: it’s the third Conch Records Music Video Fest on Friday, Saturday and Sunday — Jan. 3-5 — at Marathon Community Park....
Marathon turns 20, has an election, repairs the beach, tweaks pot law - A group of people posing for the camera - Florida Keys

Marathon turns 20, has an election, repairs the beach, tweaks pot law

It’s been a busy year at Marathon City Hall. With a stand-alone election (no other Keys municipalities were choosing new leaders), the race seemed magnified somehow. Plus,...
County selects Marathon airport as new EOC location - A close up of a map - Monroe County

County selects Marathon airport as new EOC location

At the November BOCC meeting, the county commissioners selected the southwest corner of the Marathon airport property to build a new Monroe County Emergency Operations Center (EOC)....
Flea market opens this weekend – Landmark re-energized with new ownership - A sign on the side of a building - Apple pie

Flea market opens this weekend – Landmark re-energized with new ownership

The Big Pine Key Flea Market will reopen this weekend, on Saturday, Nov. 23. “We’re going to be back up to full occupancy,” owner Joe Marrama said, referring...
Parks & Rec steps it up with the BEST game - A close up of a map - Hide-and-seek

Parks & Rec steps it up with the BEST game

In putting together this anniversary issue of the City of Marathon (see pages 7-11), the one thing so many members of the community have commented on is...
Help for Hope Town Benefit Concert

Postcard Inn Raw Bar Grand Opening, Dorian Benefit Concert and Art Walk – Nov....

Delivering the original Raw Bar experience with a new two-story design, Postcard Inn’s Raw Bar sits 25 feet above the Atlantic Ocean as one of the only...
Raw Bar

Iconic Postcard Inn Announces Full Irma Recovery and New Raw Bar

Freshly reinvented, the iconic, 14-acre Postcard Inn Beach Resort & Marina, located oceanfront in Islamorada, Fla., proudly welcomes guests back to a fully opened resort upon the...