Florida Keys News

Officials fear storm complacency

Key West Citizen - Tuesday, May 24, 2016

National Hurricane Center Director Rick Knobb slapped his hand down on a lectern as he spoke before a swath of county and city business leaders Monday about the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane...

Board members disagree on Truman Waterfront plan

Key West Citizen - Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The Truman Waterfront Advisory Board met Monday night and after some contentious conversations by board members, no major issues were voted on. Truman Waterfront Advisory Board member Ben Volpian...

Familiar Faces: McGann in tune with Key West

Key West Citizen - Tuesday, May 24, 2016

T.J. McGann has lived one of those lives that prompts people, constantly, to say, “You need to write a book.” Fortunately, he’s working on it, though there’s no telling how many chapters it will take.

Alleged bank robber faces life in prison

Key West Citizen - Monday, May 23, 2016

A Miami man armed with a handgun accused of robbing the Centennial Bank on Whitehead Street on Jan. 11 of more than $5,000 will remain in custody pending trial.  U.S. Magistrate Lurana S....

'It's showtime'

Key West Citizen - Monday, May 23, 2016

For years, the big movie theater chains were winning a David and Goliath-like battle with smaller, independent theaters over first viewing rights to big Hollywood movies.  But recent events may...

County to hold budget hearing

Key West Citizen - Monday, May 23, 2016

The Monroe County Commission will take its first crack at crafting its 2016-17 fiscal year budget when it meets Tuesday in Marathon. The commission will meet at 10 a.m. at the Marathon Government...

Architect allays solar panel concerns

Key West Citizen - Monday, May 23, 2016

A miscommunication sparked controversy concerning the placement of solar arrays at the new  $18 million City Hall, according to Bert Bender, the primary architect for the project. At last...

Correction

Key West Citizen - Monday, May 23, 2016

• A story in Sunday’s edition should have stated that former Horace O’Bryant Principal Mike Henriquez will be recommended to coordinate the school district’s alternative education program. Melanie Stefanowicz will continue to lead the adult education program.