ALLIGATOR LIGHTHOUSE – Community treasure needs saving

Nothing’s going to be cheap about the work that “Lighthouse Larry” Herlth says is needed to restore and maintain an Islamorada treasure in Alligator Reef Lighthouse.  Herlth, an...

NEW COUNCIL BEGINS

Islamorada village council entered its meeting Thursday with a slightly different feel as outgoing Mayor Chris Sante left the dais to sit with public members. Monroe County Judge...

CALLING FOR CLEMENCY

Per council newcomer Ken Davis’ wish, a motion became one of the first orders of business at Thursday’s meeting following the swear-in. It pertained to Florida Keys...

Free Ride! Upper Keys Gets Free Trial for Electric Vehicle Services

Beginning Thursday, the Miami-based electric transportation company Freebee will be providing free rides within a section of the Upper Keys. The ride service is embarking on a six-month...

Busy weekend in Upper Keys – Cook-offs, bridge run highlight activities

There’s no shortage of activities to get out and enjoy today and tomorrow in the Upper Keys. A sampling: TODAY & THIS WEEKEND • Thursday, Nov. 8, the 37th...

Florida Bay Music Fest —A Founders Park “Musical Experience”

When 38 Special and Chris Janson rock Founders Park on Saturday, Nov. 3 guests have the option of chillin’ in lawn seats or experiencing the music in...

Islamorada Chamber Names New Board at Annual Sky Gazing Party

The Islamorada Chamber of Commerce held its Sky Gazing party, annual installation and award ceremony at the Sullivan house located at 130 Aregood Lane in Islamorada on...

Village Council Candidates Open Up at Forum

Islamorada residents are just as passionate about Upper Keys issues as the five candidates vying to represent them in two seats on the village council.   The Islamorada...

Village Council Takes a Step Towards Pedestrian Bridge

For a moment, it seemed like Islamorada Village Council members might scrap plans for a pedestrian bridge at Founders Park and go with a less expensive alternative. Ideas...

Returning the Favor: Local Rotary Clubs Assist Old Friends After Florence

Five days after Hurricane Irma rolled over the Lower and Middle Keys, a semi-truck overloaded with relief supplies was trailered to the Keys by seven members of...