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CAMPAIGNING DURING CORONAVIRUS

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The coronavirus pandemic set political campaigning techniques back about 20 years or so.  “It’s back to the old school techniques when you didn’t have all that electronic and...

Drive-Thru Mass COVID-19 Testing Event August 13 at Founders Park

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The Florida Department of Health in Monroe County, in partnership with Monroe County BOCC and Islamorada, Village of Islands, will be hosting a free mass testing event...

The pros and cons of different COVID-19 tests

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Is speed of the essence? Do you need to know if you’ve already had the coronavirus?  Testing for COVID-19 has been rapidly evolving since the virus was first...

KEYS SCHOOLS GO VIRTUAL. AGAIN.

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By Sara Matthis and Mandy Miles Monroe County students will not return to physical classrooms for at least the first four weeks of school, and the start of...

Marathon council closes 2 out of 3 boat ramps for mini season

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The Marathon City Council voted 3-2 to close both the Quay boat ramp and Harbor Drive boat ramp in Marathon from Tuesday to Thursday, July 28-30. Only...

Concealed weapon permits increase in the Keys

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Figures released this month by the state of Florida show that concealed weapon permits are on the rise in the Florida Keys. “The numbers of applications and permits...

Last-Ditch Efforts

Monroe County commissioners placed more restrictions on Keys vacation rentals to mitigate coronavirus spread, by implementing occupancy limits and requiring information of property managers in event of...

Florida politician sues Key West over mask rule

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(Editor’s note: This story was updated on Friday, July 24 after plaintiff Joseph Bracciale provided Keys Weekly with confirmation of a homestead exemption for his Riviera Drive...

HOSPITALIZATION by the NUMBERS

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Locals are familiar with the phrase “heads in beds.” But when it comes to COVID-19, the touristy words mean something else entirely and Keys officials are tracking...

County approves road abandonment for Wreckers Cay project

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Only three county commissioners were present for the July 15 vote that approved the county’s abandonment of a portion of Laurel Avenue on Stock Island to enable...
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