May 19, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

Its namesake never saw it, but Audubon House still worth a look

It’s midway through the tour of Key West’s stunningly pretty Audubon House and Tropical Gardens that the truth comes out: John James Audubon — famed naturalist painter, whose lifelike paintings of bird portraits line the walls of the museum — never a More...

BARTENDER OF THE WEEK

Barbara Ramey – a passion for politics and the arts

Barbara Ramey may be known to locals for making the best Bloody Marys on the island, but that’s not what she prefers using her Daily Specials board for. She’d rather use it to welcome back the tourists who have become her regulars year after year. More...

SHOT IN KEY WEST

Got a great Key West photo? Share it with everyone. Send your images to okillian@floridaweekly.com. Tell us where you’re from and where you shot the photo. More...

Map It Out

Getting around Key West

1. Southernmost PointThe corner of South Street and Whitehead Streetsouthernmostpointwebcam.com The city of Key West erected this nowfamous concrete buoy in 1983 to denote the southernmost point in the continental United States. More...

Arts and Entertainment News

MUSIC SCENE

The best musicians in Key West all in one place

It’s hard to sell music nowadays. Ask any musician, from pro to a novice releasing a first CD. More...

KEY WEST GALLERY GUIDE

For a comprehensive guide and map to Key West’s finest art galleries, visit keysarts.com/artist_ connections/gallery_ guide.pdf SPECIAL EVENTS THIS WEEK More...

KEY WEST HAPPY HOUR GUIDE

Your guide to where the locals go for happy hour drink and food specials. Alonzo’s700 Front St.4-6:30 p.m.Half-price appetizersalonzoysterbar.com Bagatelle115 Duval St.4-6 p.m.Half-price drinks$5 appetizersBagatellekeywest.com More...

Inmates help care for critters at Monroe County animal park

For Jeanne Selander, a typical day at work always begins the same way: She travels to Stock Island and picks up inmates at the Monroe County Sheriff’s Stock Island Detention Center. More...

PINK TRIANGLE

Drag queens call world’s wickedest bingo

Once upon a time almost 20 years ago, when I was a fairly impressionable new resident of paradise, friends took me upstairs to the Cabaret above the 801 Bar, where I’d already seen several very cool drag shows, for Drag Queen Bingo. More...

DRAG LIFE

Towering Inga tops them all

Imagine a living, 6-foot-plus tall Barbie doll with the same relative bust-to-hip ratio and requisite long, flowing blond hair. That’s the Inga whom I have seen perform, admire and got to know almost two decades ago. More...

Little White House holds wealth of history

Step inside the Harry S. Truman Little White House, and you’ll be forgiven for feeling the sudden urge to solve domestic policy issues while on vacation. More...

Off Off Duval

An insider’s look at Key West

The most traveled and visible street in Key West is only the beginning, the surface, of what the town has to offer. More...

Real Estate News

4 Aronovitz Lane

$695,000

Have you been waiting for the perfect classic Key West conch cottage? Here it is! More...

380-390 11th St.

Key Colony $1,249,000

This property is a beautifully redone canal-front full duplex with a new pool and dockside eastern exposure. Six bedrooms and four baths plus a new metal roof in 2010 make this a very desirable vacation rental. More...

What To Do Where To Go

KEY WEST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS Tropical Forest Plant Sale10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 21Key West Tropical Forest and BotanicalGarden5210 College Road More...

Key West Dining

Isle Cook Special Events

Chef Alice Weingarten Saturday, May 21 Alice Returns $90 – 5:30 p.m. More...

KEY WEST CUISINE

Catch ’em and cook ’em event set for May 19

Join Capt. Jeremy Hackworth of Zia Charters and Chef Martha Hubbard for a once-in-a-lifetime fishing experience and hands-on cooking lesson. The Hook and Cook: Florida Keys Fishing and Culinary Experience is set for 11 a.m. Thursday, May 19. More...