Mar 112018
Time for a Change? Womankind Offers Free Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Presentation and Open House

Women impacted by menopausal symptoms can discover means to potential relief on Wednesday, March 28 at 5:30pm – 6:30pm at Womankind, with a Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Program presentation. The open house and meet-and-greet with Medical Director Dr. David Forest and Medical Assistant Annie Caridad will feature a brief presentation with time for questions and answers following, along with supplemental holistic measures women can implement to support themselves during these difficult times. The symptoms of menopause are not for the faint of heart; hot flashes, [continue reading…]

 March 11, 2018  Posted by at 12:42 am Issue #259, News, Special Event No Responses »
Mar 112018
Connie Gilbert Memorial Scholarship

APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR  $2,000 CONNIE GILBERT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP  The Key West Chapter of the National Organization for Women will award the first annual Connie Gilbert Memorial Scholarship on May 15, 2018.  The $2,000 scholarship will go to a Monroe County applicant who identifies as a woman, and who wishes to complete her education, including professional certifications, training classes, or classes and required materials for higher educational degrees. Deadline for application, which may be found at, is April 15, 2018.  One can also request a scholarship application [continue reading…]

 March 11, 2018  Posted by at 12:32 am Issue #259, News, Special Event No Responses »
Mar 112018
Transit Driver of the Quarter

Key West Transit Department Director Rod Delostrinos has named Adrianna Gomez Driver of the Quarter for the first quarter of 2018. Gomez has been a City bus driver for almost 13 years, and says she continues to look forward to coming to work every day. “She takes great pride in delivering her passengers to their destinations and is appreciated by everyone,” said Delostrinos, “for her hard work and dedication.”

 March 11, 2018  Posted by at 12:16 am Issue #259, News, Special Event No Responses »
Mar 112018
Coral Shores High School and the School District Remember Mrs. Jackie Moates

TAVERNIER, Fla. – It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Mrs. Jackie “Momma” Moates. Mrs. Moates managed the front office at Coral Shores High School for more than 40 years, changing the lives of generations of students walking the halls of CSHS. She was affectionately known for the tough love she gave to the students, encouraging them every day to be the best version of themselves. Former Principal of CSHS and School Board Member Ron Martin said she dedicated her life to the [continue reading…]

 March 11, 2018  Posted by at 12:10 am Issue #259, News, Special Event No Responses »