Dipre dispels myths, rumors about Crocs

FWC Captain David Dipre is a guardian of natural resources – whether he’s apprehending a lobster poacher, protecting saltwater crocodiles or giving his 17-year-old daughter the keys...

Layton’s Bruce Halle elected unopposed

Bruce Halle lived all over the states as his banking career unfolded — Miami, New York (twice), Phoenix, Maryland (twice) and one four-year stint overseas in Brussels....

Christi’s in Control

To say Christi Allen Franchini is enthusiastic is like saying the Florida Keys has nice weather. Her smile is as unlimited as her spirit and her aspirations...

Rev. Debra Andrew Maconaughey thoroughly involved in community

After Hurricane Irma, Rev. Debra Andrew Maconaughey, the Reverend Canon and Rector of St. Columba really stepped up for the community – first by opening the church’s...

National Treasure Hunter

It’s exciting when one of Key West’s own becomes a national TV star. Shawn Cowles, local treasure hunter, earned his stripes working with Mel Fisher looking for...

League president weighs in on election

She just wanted to go to Cuba, in fact had planned the trip with her mother before she passed. But as things happen, life happens, Christine Latronico’s...

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...

MORADA WAY INTERIM DIRECTOR TALKS ISLAMORADA ART

Being called “executive director” is quite the privilege, something people strive for over the course of a career. Andrea Johansson already has it on her resume before...

Charles “Chuck” Licis works tirelessly for Take Stock

Chuck Licis has a passion for learning, all things French, and helping children. As program coordinator for Take Stock in Children, a college and career readiness program...

‘Chef Flavor’ Stanton teaches kids to cook

Carl Stanton is a mountain of a man. But his presence — in the classroom and on the football field — is bigger. He’s going into this...