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Realtor Sam Williams knows has three words: sell, sell, sell

After graduating from high school, Coldwell Banker Schmitt’s Sam Williams moved from Grove, Oklahoma — in the top, right hand corner of the state — to Colorado....

Barefoot troubadour Todd Snider plays Key West Theater

In song and spirit, Todd Snider is what you call a rambling man. A one-time teenage runaway, he took to music as a way to make hitching...

New romance novel by Weinstein set in Islamorada

A perfect way to start the New Year is to devour a swoon-worthy read with a hot chef set in the beautiful Florida Keys. Grab your beach...
Craig Cates talks about transition from city to county government - A man smiling for the camera - Cow Key Channel

Craig Cates talks about transition from city to county government

Having served five terms as mayor of Key West, Craig Cates has a new job — County Commissioner for District 1, where the early retirement of Commissioner...
Strange American Dreamer – Rayland Baxter Returns for 3rd COAST Is Clear Festival - A man looking at the camera - Portrait -m-

Strange American Dreamer – Rayland Baxter Returns for 3rd COAST Is Clear Festival

“He’s a real weirdo,” promised Billy Kearins, Coast Projects founder, when describing singer/songwriter Rayland Baxter. A self-professed space pirate with a healthy fear of sharks and a...
Nadene Grossman Orr

CEO. Festival Director. Mom. Superwoman.

Nadene Grossman Orr reflects on Fantasy Fest This year marked the 40th birthday of Fantasy Fest with Nadene Grossman Orr and her team having spearheaded the past three...
Coffee Roasters

Coffee-Making Couple Serves Up Rich Roasts

In 1996, Danny Ganim and Sharon Sealy met at culinary school in North Miami Beach, and it’s been smart quips and rich foods between them ever since....
MILITARY SPOTLIGHT - A person holding a sign - John McCain

MILITARY SPOTLIGHT

Jekeydon “Jake” Pratcher U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class We at Keys Weekly have for a long time considered how to best honor the men and women serving in...
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HERO SPOTLIGHT – An ordinary guy who’s done extraordinary things

Fred Taylor sits at his desk at Crystal Health & Rehab Center in Plantation Key as he looks back at the day he was awarded the Medal...
Powering through Key West – Rodrick Cox: A familiar face in new, improved boat races - A man standing in front of a car posing for the camera - Car

Powering through Key West – Rodrick Cox: A familiar face in new, improved boat...

Rodrick Cox is a managing director of Race World Offshore, the organization that took over this year’s production of Key West’s offshore powerboat races. The event that churns...