Mar 272015
 
Cooking Channel's Chef Emeril Comes to Islamorada

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA) is proud to present this week’s episode of Emeril’s Florida airing Sunday, March 29, 2015, at 2:30 p.m. EST on the Cooking Channel. In Sunday’s episode, celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse travels throughout South Florida visiting a few of his favorite restaurants in the region. “South Florida […]

Mar 272015
 
Bahama Village History Tour Saturday

Celebrate our biking community this weekend with a Bahama Village History Tour, led by City Commissioner Clayton Lopez with Monroe County Historian Tom Hambright and Bruce Neff, whose efforts are bringing a series of historical markers to Key West. Just meet the group Saturday, March 28th at 9 a.m. in the parking lot of the […]

Mar 272015
 
Free Hazardous Waste Drop-Off, Saturday

The City of Key West and Waste Management want to remind the community that Saturday is the monthly free hazardous waste and e-waste drop off for Key West residents. Everything from old paint to pesticides can be dropped off free of charge at Indigenous Park on Saturday, April 4th from 8 a.m. until noon. Drop offs […]

Mar 202015
 
Womankind's Croquet Tournament, March 21-22

Womankind’s 10th Annual Croquet Tournament on Mr. Ed Knight’s gorgeous oceanfront estate is taking place this weekend! On Saturday, March 21st, from 9am-1:pm, for only $15 you can gain entry to his private island off of South Roosevelt Ave, watch the croquet games, and eat bagels from Goldman’s Deli and then a boxed lunch including […]

Mar 202015
 
Library Friends Lecture at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, March 23rd

Political analyst Lou Harris, in conversation with radio host Richard Grusin, is last speaker in this season’s Friends of the Key West Library lecture series—Monday, March 23, 6:00 p.m., at the series’ temporary location, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 401 Duval St. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. (A brief Friends of the Library annual members meeting […]

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Mar 202015
 
Urban Forester Guest at LWV Fifth Tuesday Social, March 31

Karen DiMaria, Key West urban forestry manager, will be the guest speaker at the Lower Keys League of Women Voters “Fifth Tuesday” social event on March 31 from 5 until 7 p.m., at the New York Pasta Garden in Duval Square, Key West. DiMaria advises the Key West Tree Commission and is responsible for developing […]

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Mar 202015
 
8 FKSC Swimmers Compete in Short Course Junior Olympics

Coral Springs, March 6, 7, 8:  Swimmers from the Florida Keys Swim Club competed in the Florida Gold Coast Short Course Junior Olympics 14 and Under Championships in Coral Springs at the Coral Springs Aquatic Complex. The Florida Keys Swim Club draws Keys kids from age 6-18 Keys-wide. Five time Olympic medalist Jon Olsen, head […]

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Mar 132015
 
Stop Shallow Sewage Wells in the Florida Keys, March 22nd

What’s wrong with Shallow Sewage Wells in the Florida Keys? Well, do you enjoy seafood, diving or snorkeling, fishing, bird and marine life? We’re about to start swimming in sewage effluent. Our County Commissioners are refusing to pay for a Deep Well to dispose of more than 30 million gallons a month of partially treated […]

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Mar 132015
 
Save Our Pines, March 15

March 15, 2015 • 1–5pm • Under the Pines @ Fort Zachary Taylor   Come celebrate with us under the pines at Fort Zach on Sunday, March 15th, from 1-5 pm! This annual event marks the 7 year anniversary of the Save Our Pines organization and its successful campaign to stop the removal of our beautiful shade-providing […]

Mar 132015
 
Florida Keys Council of the Arts Cultural Calendar March 12-18

Florida Keys Council of the Arts Cultural Calendar Thursday, March 12th thru Wednesday, March 18th Key West Happenings ARTISTS RECEPTIONS / EXHIBITIONS SATURDAY Legendary Locals Opening Reception, 5 PM Gallery on Greene. 305-294-1669. galleryongreene.com Mario Sanchez, Jeff MacNelly, Suzie dePoo, George Carey, William Copley, Henry La Cagnina, Jay Gogin, John Kiraly, Joe Loeber, Makiki, Monty […]

Mar 132015
 
Key West Art & Historical Society in New Orleans

Key West Art & Historical Society Curator to Represent Key West in New Orleans This month, the Key West Art & Historical Society moves beyond its local borders to New Orleans to encourage the world to explore some of the art, history and culture of Key West at the nationally recognized Odgen Museum of Southern […]

Mar 132015
 
Southernmost Car Club Poker Rod Run March 15th

The Florida Keys SOUTHERNMOST Car Club sponsors the annual POKER ROD RUN March 15th, this Sunday at 11AM. Automobiles of all types are invited to attend. Many customs, classics, street rods, and conch cruisers will participate. The Event starts at Sugarloaf Lodge mm17 and at 3:30 winner will be announced followed by a picnic . […]

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Mar 132015
 
Library Friends Lecture at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

Historian and novelist Les Standiford is next speaker in this season’s Friends of the Key West Library lecture series—Monday, March 16, 6:00 p.m., at the series’ temporary location, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 401 Duval St. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Standiford will discuss his latest work, “Desperate Sons” (2012), a nonfiction thriller that explores the […]

Mar 132015
 
Monroe County Familiarization Program, March 19

Key West, FL…On March 19, the Key West Association of Realtors is presenting “Get to Know Monroe,” a county-wide program intended to help educate realtors and residents about Monroe County’s departments and services. Beginning at 1 p.m. department heads from permitting, planning, code enforcement, HARC, Mosquito Control and more will brief the public on department […]

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Mar 132015
 
Anfinson’s “Underglimmer” at Salt Island Provisions Gallery

Artist Eric Anfinson is more comfortable painting on large canvases, as demonstrated by more than 12 years of exhibiting his work locally and nationally. But on Saturday, March 21, from 7- 10 pm, the artist reveals a series of small oil paintings on linen-primed panels at Salt Island Provisions Gallery –paintings that have challenged the […]

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Mar 132015
 
DECODA to Wrap Up Impromptu Classical Concert's 2015 Season

Continuing their commitment to offer the most talented and accomplished of the new generation of virtuosic chamber music ensembles, The Board of Impromptu Classical Concerts proudly presents New York’s DECODA in concert Sunday, March 22, at 4:00 pm, St. Paul’s Church. The first ever Affiliate Ensemble of Carnegie Hall, DECODA, in their first Key West […]

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Mar 132015
 
15TH Annual Equality Florida Key West Gala, March 28TH

The 15th Annual Equality Florida Key West Gala will be held on Saturday, March 28th from 6:30-8:30 pm at The Gardens Hotel, 526 Angela Street. This event is free and open to the public, although Equality Florida is hopeful that guests will be inspired to donate to support its work. Equality Florida is the largest […]

Mar 132015
 
Love Lane Gang- Key West Live Music

The Love Lane Gang is a homegrown band that charms and thrills both locals and visitors with their rollicking raucous ruckus. With an age range among the members of over thirty years, they bring a wide variety of experience and musical tastes to bear and appeal to music lovers of all ages. They’ve brought back skiffle […]

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Mar 132015
 
Southernmost Magnolia- Key West Live Music

Southernmost Magnolia, the Key West version of the renowned New England band Magnolia, plays a unique blend of Cajun, country, and bluegrass music. Led by singer and guitarist Maggie Moniz, with local fixtures Steve Gibson on mandolin and Cindy Jefferson on bass,and world-famous Chuck Sherman on pedal steel, they play good time music sure to […]