Exclusive interview with Rick Springfield - A young man standing on top of a dirt field - Rick Springfield

Exclusive interview with Rick Springfield

It’s hard not to swoon — especially if privileged enough to experience the ’80s firsthand. It’s like a kick ass jeopardy category: “Jessie’s Girl”… who is Rick...
BMCM Timaree Sparks takes charge of Coast Guard Station Marathon - A man holding a glass of orange juice - U.S. Coast Guard Station Marathon

BMCM Timaree Sparks takes charge of Coast Guard Station Marathon

In mid-July, Coast Guard Station Marathon received a new chief. Master Chief Timaree Sparks (pronounced Tim-ah-ree), took the helm of the Middle Keys facility. She is a...
 - A close up of text on a white background - Florida Keys

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...
All quiet in Key West? Nope - A man in a boat on a body of water - Marathon


For someone who is semi-retired, Doug Morgan is a busy man. He usually spends his mornings at the gym, watches over a couple properties, runs boats in...
Need a tribe? - A man sitting at a table - LaBelle


Jay Hershoff is a negotiator. As the founding partner of Hershoff, Lupino and Yagel his job is to negotiate family disputes and the culpability of those accused...
Multi-tasking with Rachel Bowman - A person standing next to a body of water - Red lionfish

Multi-tasking with Rachel Bowman

“Are we doing this now?” Rachel Bowman asked, while slinging sunset cocktails and conch ceviche three deep at Kracken Up, the upstairs bar at Keys Fisheries. Her...
Master Chef

And the winners are…

The 24th Annual Master Chef’s Classic took place last Sunday night at Margaritaville Resort. Thirteen restaurants competed in three categories to be named winners. The event supports...
Print is not dead

Print is NOT dead

By Jason Koler and Britt Myers Earlier this week a report announced the demise of the Keynoter and Upper Keys Reporter as we know it, leaving a void...
Elves light up Fred again - A group of people standing next to a tree - Seven Mile Bridge

Elves light up Fred again

Two elves sit in a bar and order a cocktail. After overhearing the conversation beside them between two bachelors, they decide to chime in. “Oh wow, you...