Florida Keys News

Getting to Cuba is getting easier, but ...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, May 24, 2015

Change isn’t always easy, but is often good, sometimes great. And while a small number of Americans have always traveled to Cuba, the process is becoming easier these days for all...

Basilica School holds Trike-A-Thon to benefit St. Jude

Key West Citizen - Sunday, May 24, 2015

A troop of tricycles trekked through the parking lot of The Basilica School of St. Mary Star of the Sea on Friday morning as the school raised money for St. Jude Children’s Research...

Shelter hopes adoption event will help breed goodwill for pit bulls

Key West Citizen - Sunday, May 24, 2015

A slew of tennis balls were thrown, a cacophony of barks were heard, and no one went home with a dry face Saturday as the Safe Harbor Animal Rescue held their Adopt A Bull event.  The...

Lobster price argued in casita case

Key West Citizen - Saturday, May 23, 2015

Federal prosecutors and defense attorneys are sparing over the price of spiny lobsters in a legal row that has delayed the case of three Lower Keys brothers accused of illegally harvesting them....

Travel website works with city

Key West Citizen - Saturday, May 23, 2015

The travel website Airbnb has agreed to stop posting advertisements for illegal transient rentals in Key West, the city’s code enforcement director said Friday. “They...

America's Tall Ship arrives in Key West

Key West Citizen - Saturday, May 23, 2015

The decks of the 295-foot Coast Guard Cutter Eagle were a flurry of activity after arriving at Mallory Square Friday as more than 150 Coast Guard Academy cadets prepared the...

Coast Guard arrests stowaways on barge bound for Tampa

Key West Citizen - Saturday, May 23, 2015

Two men from the Dominican Republic were arrested by the Coast Guard in Key West earlier this month after stowing away on a barge bound for Tampa, according to federal court...