NEIGHBOR OF THE WEEK: MARIE MARTINEZ

We’ll admit: though Keys Weekly is tasked with reporting the news in the Keys every week, we’ve got a problem. No matter how many individuals appear in...

IN PICTURES: MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY AT ISLAMORADA’S HURRICANE MONUMENT REMEMBERS THE FALLEN

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The American flag swayed to the breeze as local residents and dignitaries came out to the 1935 Hurricane Monument in Islamorada for the annual Memorial Day ceremony...

SAVE THE DATE: MOVIE PREMIERES, EASTER EGG HUNTS & MORE IN KEY WEST

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Friday, April 15 World premiere of documentary on the history of Key West, “Key West: 200 Years of History & Culture,” by filmmaker Michael J. Kirk. The Key...

KEY WEST CONCH BASEBALL BEATS MARATHON DOLPHINS

By Caroline Smith Over the weekend the Key West Conchs squared off against the West Broward Bobcats. It was a losing battle for the Conchs. On Friday night,...

TONIGHT: ‘KEY WEST: 200 YEARS OF HISTORY & CULTURE’ PREMIERES IN KEY WEST

Filmmaker Michael Kirk and his family found themselves at home in the Florida Keys when they first visited during an RV trip a few years ago. “We loved...

REMEMBERING REBECCA THACKER: MHS COMMUNITY PAYS TRIBUTE TO BELOVED ENGLISH TEACHER

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The Marathon High School community lost one of its finest on April 4 with the sudden and unexpected passing of English teacher Rebecca Thacker. Known as the...

WILKINSON POINT REOPENS FOLLOWING HURRICANE IRMA DAMAGE

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A county-owned park in Tavernier saw a long-awaited celebration among residents of the Harry Harris community on April 13. Standing out on Wilkinson Point, glasses of champagne...

TAKE ME HOME: PATTI STILL UP FOR ADOPTION

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STILL UP FOR ADOPTION NOTE: We ran this dog once before (Feb. 24). In many cases, dogs like these don’t get adopted as fast as puppies or...

WIND INSURANCE, CANAL, RESTORATION, KEY LIME PIE & MORE HIGHLIGHT FLORIDA KEYS DAY AT...

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Monroe County Commissioners, senior staff, officials from Florida Keys municipalities, and local business owners were in the State capital Thursday for the annual Florida Keys Day.  In addition...

6 LADY ’CANES LIFTERS HEAD TO STATE COMPETITIONS THIS WEEKEND

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Six Coral Shores girls weightlifters will test their strength this weekend as they travel north for state championships at Port St. Joe High School. A weightlifting program is...