August 4, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

Love Wins

On June 26, 2015, in a decision that drew headlines around the world, the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed the constitutional right of gay couples to marry in all 50 states after decades of incremental rulings. More...

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 th 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 Point The corner of South Street and Whitehead Street southernmostpointwebcam.com The city of Key West erected this now-famous concrete buoy in 1983 to denote the southernmost point in the continental United States. More...

Arts and Entertainment News

Good times in the Conch Republic

Here are three attractions for the whole family that capture Key West’s artistic inclinations, diverse history and whimsical beauty. Mallory Square 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...

Hemingway’s Key West legacy and six-toed cats

The crown jewel of Key West’s rich literary legacy, which has attracted writers such as Tennessee Williams, Ralph Ellison, Robert Frost and Carson McCullers, is Ernest Hemingway’s old home at 907 Whitehead Street. More...

Key West Dining

Authentic Neapolitan pizza a staple at Roostica

Bobby and Michelle Mongelli own Hogfish Bar and Grill and Geiger Key Marina but perhaps their proudest accomplishment is Stock Island pizzeria, Roostica.  A favorite restaurant of Key West locals and visitors, Roostica is known for the pizza but More...

Fishing duo hook TV audience with ‘Into the Blue’

As far as Florida anglers go, it really doesn’t get much better (or well-known) than Scott Walker and Steve Rodger, the two salt-covered, tournament-winning men behind the nationally famous offshore fishing show “Into the Blue.” A longtime ratings sh More...

PINK TRIANGLE

Richard Heyman: Key West’s hero of gay history

In any eventual encyclopedia of the history of GLBT achievements, Key West’s best bet for inclusion is Richard Heyman, a local businessman, elected mayor of Key West in 1983-85 and again 1987-89. More...

Midsummer’s Night Dream & Spectacle coming to Fort East Martello

Artists and dreamers of all ages take heed. On Saturday, Aug. More...

BARTENDER OF THE WEEK

Everybody loves Josh

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more lovable bartender in Key West than Joshua Curtis. Always smiling, always happy, Josh has been working behind the bar at the Lazy Gecko since he moved to Key West four years ago. More...

The Conch Train: Rambling along the streets and through the history of Key West since 1958

On a blustery, partly cloudy Sunday afternoon The Conch Tour Train, Key West’s old-time sightseeing tour, pulled out of the station on Front Street and rambled and jangled along the sometimes bumpy roads of Key West’s historic district. 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

New in Casa Marina

1404 Whalton St.

A newly constructed home is now available in the coveted Casa Marina District. This custom-built home features three bedrooms and 3 ½ baths and was meticulously designed by architect Tom Pope. More...

‘Southernmost Comfort’

A gracious home located in the Truman Annex, Key West’s most exclusive gated community 202 Admiral’s Lane

“Southernmost Comfort’’ is a grand home that offers three separate living areas on the main floor. The main living area is lined with French doors that can be left open to create an indoor-outdoor living space. More...

A charming mobile home in Harbor Shores

6800 Maloney Ave #36

This idyllic mobile home in the Keys lives like a house. The two-bedroom, two-bathroom property is situated on a large lot in the desirable Harbor Shores Condominium Park. The master bedroom has two closets and an en-suite bathroom. More...

What To Do Where To Go

KEY WEST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS Sister Season Fund 11th Anniversary Aug. 5, 5 p.m. Bottle Cap 1128 Simonton St. Bottlecapkeywest.com More...