KEY LARGO’S CAFE LARGO DISHES THE SECRET SAUCE FOR 30 YEARS & COUNTING

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Last Friday night was popping at DiGiorgio’s Café Largo, which celebrated its 30-year anniversary last month.  The servers glided out of the kitchen with trays full of crowd...

ISLAMORADA DISTILLERY DEVELOPMENT UP FOR DISCUSSION NEXT MONTH

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A new Islamorada council seated Dec. 6 will consider whether development of a distillery moves forward at the former BB&T Bank building on Plantation Key. Specifically, council members...

UPPER KEYS WRESTLERS RUMBLE IN HONOR OF MIKE FORSTER

Isle Style club wrestlers went toe-to-toe inside the Coral Shores High School gymnasium during a well-attended rumble on Nov. 5. Roughly 40 young wrestlers, ages 5 to...

KEY LARGO ECOBUSINESS SAVES ON PLASTIC BOTTLES

On Sept. 19, Renee Gilbert—a long-time local, mom of three and lover of the ocean—took a plunge (no pun intended) and opened the doors of her zero-waste...

TAKING A SHINE TO SOLAR; FLA. KEYS UTILITY LEADS THE CHARGE

The largest producer of solar energy in Monroe County isn't the Florida Keys Electric Cooperative or Keys Energy Services; it's the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District, according...

KEY LARGO WOMAN CHANGES BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS’ LIVES

A cozy Key Largo skin care studio was the ideal setting for an unfiltered talk about regaining a sense of self, after breast cancer. "I lost my hair...

NEW TAVERNIER PIZZA SHOP IS OLD SCHOOL

The doors to Tavernier's newest pizzeria open to customers at noon, but the food preparation begins much, much earlier, usually at 6:30 in the morning. And that's...

KEY LARGO SALON OWNER BATTLES THROUGH ADVERSITY

"I have a passion for elevating other entrepreneurs, providing exceptional guest experience and creating a culture that makes a difference,” said Yara de la Torre, owner of...

BUSINESS: UPPER KEYS WELCOMES A ‘F-ING’ BAGEL SHOP

Islamorada’s F-ing Bagels is now open seven days a week, from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.  So let’s get the restaurant’s name out of the way first. Parents:...

THE ART OF MERMAIDING: ISLAMORADA DIVE INSTRUCTOR TEACHES OTHERS

It's green and gold, weighs 35 pounds, and is created from the highest quality silicone.  "That cost me upwards of $4,000. It looks extremely realistic," said Anna Capps...