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Jessica Long makes marketing look easy

It’s hard to miss her cobalt blue eyes and inviting smile. Jessica Long was made for marketing, full of good humor and radiating a confident business sense. She...

Dave Rodriguez doing business the right way

Originally from Miami, Dave Rodriguez moved to the Keys 35 years ago with his late father, who passed in 2006. Boy, would that dad be proud. Rodriguez’s...

Exclusive Interview with a Blue Angel

Cameras and phones turned toward the sky, and social media lit up as our favorite VIP guests made another memorable entrance. The Blue Angels landed Thursday morning,...

Reggae rebel Nattali Rize interview: FREE Concert at Sunset Pier Sunday

There is undeniable power when great music and a vital message converge on stage.    Global musician Nattali Rize epitomizes that dynamic, and will be bringing her...

The Weekly Interview: 1-On-1 With Lt. Governor Jeanette Nunez

Editor’s note: Standing at the marina near Key Largo Fisheries last November, I had the opportunity to meet and interview Jeanette Nunez as Election Day neared. Recently,...

Meet the women of Keys All Area Roofing

This is one of those atypical typical Florida Keys stories about how two women, former human resource executives for a large company in Arkansas, came to own...

The Newlywed Game: 20 Questions with the Coopers

They fell in love with each other and then fell in love with Key West, both at first sight. Jimmy and Joanna Cooper still act like newlyweds...

REEF director hits the ground running

With 9.5 million records and 233,000 surveys to date, Reef Environmental Education Foundation continues its mission to conserve ocean life through citizen science, research and environmental education....

Marathon’s director of growth management looks at the details

You know your little city is growing up when it’s finally time to hire a growth management director. Cue the entrance of Doug Lewis. Or, rather, re-cue....

CLARK W. GRISWOLD: The Exclusive Holiday Interview ‘

By Jason Koler & Britt Myers The Florida Keys, and more specifically, the Lower Keys have long served as an escape for former professional athletes, artists, public figures,...