March 9, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

PINK TRIANGLE

Matt Hon champions Key West’s LGBT community

Each year, approximately 250,000 LGBT travelers come to Key West, making the island one of the most gay-friendly destinations in the world. That number would be significantly lower if not for the Key West Business Guild. More...

‘Twice Told Tales’ debuts at the Studios of Key West March 11

The Studios of Key West and TheatreXP have teamed up to bring a special theatrical event to the Studios of Key West’s Helmerich Theatre for one night only. The performance will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 11. 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.&n More...

Map It Out

Getting around Key West

1. Southernmost Point The corner of South Street and Whitehead Street www.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

Kim Jade Fry: You know, that metal/jazz/funk/blues girl

Every once in a while, you hear a story about someone who could have stayed the comfortable and safe course of mediocrity, but then, for whatever reason, wanted to be better and do more: to improve and keep trying something new and different. More...

KEY WEST GALLERY GUIDE

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

DRAG LIFE

Christopher Peterson: The one and only EYECON

Sometime in the early 2000s I was visiting a Canadian cousin and was invited to attend a poetry conference in Ottawa, the capital. More...

Ecologically informed guidebook for southern Florida is a landmark success

¦ “An Ecotourist’s Guide to the Everglades & the Florida Keys” by Robert Silk. Foreword by Clyde Butcher. University Press of Florida. 216 pages. Trade paperback, $16.95. More...

BARTENDER OF THE WEEK

Shaun Griffin will give you the shirt off his back

“I had been working at Danger Charters for about a week, when a friend of mine, Wade, said, ‘If you like craft beer, check out the Porch.’ I went in, saw a big TV and thought it was sports. More...

Gildea Contemporary Gallery to host ‘Wild Gildea Nights’ March 13

Gildea Contemporary Gallery will host an event featuring live local musicians, new and discounted artwork, free gifts and door prizes. The event, “Wild Gildea Nights,” will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. 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 the museum — never a 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 and privacy

611 Grinnell St., Unit 1 — $949,000

Part of a seven-unit compound of homes with a shared heated pool, this beautiful three bedroom, two bath home has its entrance on Grinnell Street and feels more like a stand-alone home. More...

Rare double lot

3815 Duck Ave. — $810,000

This captivating mid-century modern home sits on a rare 13,500-square-foot double lot in New Town. The natural light-filled and airy home features an open floor plan that includes three bedrooms, one full bath and a half bath, plus outdoor shower. More...

What To Do Where To Go

KEY WEST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS Jim Breuer March 10, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. The Key West Theater 512 Eaton St. Tickets available at www.thekeywesttheater.com More...

Key West Dining

Brand new Little Pearl: an instant neighborhood gem

Usually when a new restaurant opens in Key West, it takes at least a month or two for the owners and staff to work out the menu kinks and settle into the space. More...