KEY WEST UTILITY BOARD, SEAT A

It took Gov. Rick Scott’s signature, but a law passed in 2017 gives voters living outside Key West representation on the Utility Board of Key West. It...

KEY WEST UTILITY BOARD, SEAT D

It took Gov. Rick Scott’s signature, but a law passed in 2017 gives voters living outside Key West representation on the Utility Board of Key West. It...

BOCC talks Bernstein Park rumors, sports scheduling

After being closed for nearly two years, Monroe County’s Bernstein Park on Stock Island formnally reopened Wednesday.  Prior to a ribbon-cutting ceremony at midday, the Board of County...

ALGAE BLOOM and the Florida Keys FAQ

It is both an environmental and public relations disaster for Florida. Photos of dead fish and mammals, and videos of neon green algae mats are nothing short...

Calling all 4-year-olds – Enrollment open for Keys pre-kindergarten

With August being Early Learning Month, the Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe is urging parents to enroll their 4-year-olds into free pre-K programs throughout the Keys.   There...

Tashjian challenges Rice

District 4 of the county commission comprises most of Marathon north to a portion of Islamorada. The seat has been filled by Republican Commissioner David Rice since...

The race is on – County Commission candidates talk District 2 issues

After the Aug. 28 primary election, two candidates out of four will be listed for District 2’s Monroe County Commission general election. Three Republicans are in the...

Nothing’s free

It is almost impossible to gauge how many people have moved out of the Keys since Hurricane Irma, but Monroe County Commissioners say, “We’re losing people everywhere.” More...

‘Life or death program’

It’s been a busy week for everyone in the Keys, but especially for law enforcement and emergency services workers on the road, on the water and in...

How much does Airbnb owe the Keys?

It’s just like Uber: exploding in popularity in the last decade and making it easier for travelers to get where they’re going, or in this case, stay...