Florida Keys News

Florist helps Monroe County schoolchildren

Florida Keys Free Press - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

ISLAMORADA — Maria Estrada is on a mission: She wants every child in Monroe County to graduate from college. “It’s the only way to break the cycle,” she told the Free Press...

Key West center fights drug war

Key West Citizen - Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Ask an average Key West tavern regular where the United State’s most important cocaine-busting intelligence network is located and Washington, D.C. will likely be the response.  But...

Hennington is a party planner for a party town

Key West Citizen - Tuesday, November 29, 2016

“The two lands of to-go cups.” That’s how Ben Hennington describes the towns he chose to call home – New Orleans and Key West. “There are so many similarities, as a...

Solar panels power up City Hall

Key West Citizen - Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The solar arrays at the new City Hall are up and running and expected to harness enough of the sun’s energy to power 10 average Florida homes annually, according to estimates. Each $343,300...

Tourist dies from injuries in U.S.1 crash

Key West Citizen - Tuesday, November 29, 2016

A 76-year-old British pedestrian who was struck by a sport utility vehicle while trying to cross U.S. 1 on Nov. 8 has died in a Miami hospital, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.  Terence...