Paradise Produce open for business

Like many local businesses, Paradise Produce closed its doors for the month of September. The distinction, though, is the number of folks who welcomed its reopening on...

150 million years in the making

As enormous as its subject, the Pulitzer prize-winning book “Gulf - The Making of the American Sea” by Jack E. Davis, is the first comprehensive, incisively written...

Jimmy Buffett markets the Caribbean cabbage

Snoop Dogg did it, Matthew McConaughey most likely will, but Jimmy Buffett? The Keys’ Jimmy Buffett? Yes, the man who turned a cheeseburger in paradise into a...

Dick wins

John Dick prevailed, winning a fourth four-year term on the Monroe County School Board, edging out political newcomer Jim Doran. Dick pulled down 54.24 percent of the...

Top 10

Sheriff Rick Ramsay calls you about an outstanding warrant and suddenly has an Asian accent. Your dead grandmother calls you from the Bahamas for bail money. ...

There are tons of fatherly types out there — new dads, old dads, grand-dads, dads-in-law, stepdads, etc. — but there are even more reasons than types to...
Keller Williams

Keller Williams blends sound, technology

Keller Williams is a musician in a class all by himself. The charismatic entertainer is coming to the Key West Theater April 5 and it’s a rare...
Stenzels Equality Florida

Equality Florida celebrates Key West

The Equality Florida Key West Celebration will honor Jim and Cathy Stentzel with the Voice for Equality award. “Jim and Cathy have always cared about the welfare of...
Tito Puente, Jr at Marathon Seafoof Fest

Seafood Festival: Mambo in Marathon

I don’t think there’s been news this big in Marathon since the announcement that the Old Seven Mile Bridge would be restored*. But Tito Puente Jr. will...
The Seafood Festival Arch

Under the Seafood Festival arch

It’s the first thing you see – or is it? Ask most people about the entrance to the Original Marathon Seafood Festival (set for this weekend) and...