October 6, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

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...

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

This week at the Parrot

Robert Albury does Friday sound check at Green Parrot Key West’s King of Soul, Robert Albury, appears at The Green Parrot Bar on Friday, Oct. 7, at 5:30 p.m. The Green Parrot Bar is located at the corner of Whitehead and Southard streets. More...

KEY WEST GALLERY GUIDE

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

DRAG LIFE

Fine time for the surprising Ms. Lucille

The property was large, even for New Town, and enclosed by a tall concrete wall. Opening the gate, which revealed a huge patio and a large, free-form pool, was a very attractive and welcoming young man. More...

Decades of progress

Breast cancer diagnosis and treatment options have grown over time

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a time of reflection. It also is a time of hope, and a time to look back and see how far medicine has come in diagnosing and treating this disease that claims the lives of 40,450 women each year. More...

Breast cancer fundraising walks to take place Oct. 8, 15

The American Cancer Society 2016 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer season in Key West and Marathon is in full swing. More...

BARTENDER OF THE WEEK

The vintage Mark Christopher Straiton

Arguably, the trendiest bar in Key West is The Other Side at Caroline and Duval streets. More...

PINK TRIANGLE

Jane Rohrschneider, candidate for queen of Fantasy Fest

Jane Rohrschneider, aka Key West Jane, is a modern-day Renaissance woman. 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

Craftsmanship defines home

824 Thomas St. – $949,000

Erected by former slaves in 1867, the Zion Primitive Baptist Church was rebuilt in 1911. The African-American congregation closed its doors in the 1970s and the current owner converted the church to an extraordinary singlefamily home in 1983. More...

Classic conch cottage in the heart of Key West

4 Aronovitz Lane, $695,000

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

What To Do Where To Go

KEY WEST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS The Pier HouseGoes Pink A Benefit for the Cancer Foundation of the Florida Keys Oct. 6, 5:30-8 p.m. The Pier House Resort and Spa 1 Duval St.  More...

Key West Dining

SUMMER 2016 KEY WEST RESTAURANT SPECIALS

Spencer’s by the Sea At the Reach 25 percent off food and beverages for locals 1435 Simonton St. Waldorfastoria3.hilton.com   More...