Soldier Ride 2020 takes victory lap around town

Key West showed its true and traditional colors when hundreds of residents and visitors, including kids, families and business owners, lined the entrance to Key West wearing...
Parade, ‘drops’ ring in new year - A small dog on a leash - Hound

Parade, ‘drops’ ring in new year

The Southernmost City was in peak celebration mode this week, and enthusiastically welcomed 2020 with events offering something for everyone. The annual Dachshund Walk took place, as usual,...
CLAUS COMES TO TOWN - A birthday cake with lit candles - Christmas lights

CLAUS COMES TO TOWN

With Christmas around the corner, fire trucks decked in lights and holiday glee led a procession through Islamorada, bringing Santa and Mrs. Claus to a number of...
ROLLIN’ INTO THE HOLIDAYS – Bike rides give back - A person sitting on a motorcycle - Car

ROLLIN’ INTO THE HOLIDAYS – Bike rides give back

On Dec. 13, more than 100 bikes lit up U.S. 1 north in Key Largo during the second annual Cindy Claus Lighted Bike Ride. With Santa hats...
A Doggone Good Time  - A group of stuffed animals sitting next to a person - Christmas decoration

A Doggone Good Time 

A total of 482 animal lovers attended the 22nd annual Pets & Piña Coladas event at Keys Kritters Pet Shop on Dec. 14-15. Animals of all shapes and...
GLIDING INTO SEASON LIKE … - A person wearing a red hat - Santa Claus (M)

GLIDING INTO SEASON LIKE …

Capt. Pip’s Boat Rentals and Lighthouse Parasail teamed up to take Mr. and Mrs. Claus for a ride. The two launched over the waters of the Middle...
RUNNING THE ISLANDS - A man in a blue shirt - Water

RUNNING THE ISLANDS

Runners welcomed warmer climes at Islamorada’s annual Half Marathon, 10K & Beach N’ Beer Mile last weekend. The main half-marathon and 10K events on Dec. 8 ended...
ELVES DRESS FRED – Keys tree sends seasonal beacon - A tree in front of a building - Bayou

ELVES DRESS FRED – Keys tree sends seasonal beacon

You can never make us tell, because we don’t know. Once a year, a group of anonymous elves undertake the brave job of dressing “Fred the Tree”...
Holiday craft market brings 40-plus vendors - A little girl standing in front of a window - Christmas tree

Holiday craft market brings 40-plus vendors

More than 40 booths scattered the grounds of the Francis Tracy Garden Center in Tavernier on Nov. 30 for the Holiday Craft Market & Festival. In honor...
Wesley House celebrates Adoption Day - A young boy sitting on a bench - Recreation

Wesley House celebrates Adoption Day

This past weekend, Wesley House Family Services celebrated the adoption of 10 children to five different families. The event was held at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters, giving...