•School Board, District 3
John Welsh will hold two upcoming campaign events: A meet-and-greet from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at The Fish House Encore Restaurant, Mile Marker 102, Key Largo; and a $30 dinner with cash bar at 6 p.m. Oct. 29 at Hurricane Hole, Stock Island. RSVP fish, chicken or steak entree choice by Oct. 26 to 305-747-4462 or 305-747-4462.
•School Board, District 2
Yvette Mira-Talbott will hold a meet-and-greet from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at JDL's Big Ten Pub, 920 Caroline St., Key West. For details, call 305-304-7650.
Rick Ramsay will hold a meet-and-greet from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday in Kev's Café, at Bud N' Mary's Marina, Mile Marker 79, Islamorada. Free hors d'oeuvres, cash bar.
•Mosquito Control Board, District 1
Jillian Cranney-Gage will hold a meet-and-greet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at Conch Town Liquor & Lounge, 3340 N. Roosevelt Blvd., Key West. Free hors d'oeuvres, cash bar offered. It is a nonsmoking event.
• State Attorney
Catherine Vogel will hold a campaign party at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at Zaza Pizzeria Napoletana, at Mile Marker 17 on Sugarloaf Key. Free hors d'oeuvres and wine.
• Upper Keys League of Women Voters
The Upper Keys League of Women Voters will host a free community forum at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Holiday Inn in Key Largo. The forum will include a panel discussion about extending the one-cent infrastructure sales tax through 2033. Panelists include Monroe County Mayor David Rice, journalist Steve Estes, business owner Steve Pribramsky and media director Mark Mills. For more information email Suzie Hammaker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Lower Keys Chamber
The Lower Keys Chamber of Commerce will host a candidates forum from 6:30 to 9 p.m. tonight at Boondocks Grille & Draft House, Mile Marker 27.5, Ramrod Key. Candidates for sheriff, clerk of court, state attorney, Mosquito Control, School Board, supervisor of elections, state representative (District 120), state senator (District 39) and U.S. House of Representatives (District 26) will participate. It's open to the public, For more information, call 305-872-2411 or email email@example.com.
• Business and Professional Women
The Upper Keys Business and Professional Women will host a political forum for all candidates running for office in Monroe County at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Hilton Key Largo, Mile Marker 97. Cash bar offered. Tickets bought ahead of time are $40, $45 at the door. Call 305-522-1697 for details.
• GOP features GOPs
The Southernmost Republican Club's monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Key West Yacht Club, 2315 N. Roosevelt Blvd., will feature Republican candidates in the Nov. 6 general election. Questions welcome. The event is open to Republicans. Dinner offered for $17. RSVP at 305-766-9919.
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