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Shark feedings at restaurant

Want to have a personal, up-close encounter with sharks? Now you can at The Stoned Crab Restaurant, which recently introduced its new shark feeding attraction at the popular waterfront restaurant. According to restaurant owner Chris Holland, the free shark-feeding demonstrations are open to restaurant guests and the general public daily, weather permitting, at 1, 5,[…]

Chamber membership meeting set for April 24

The Key West Chamber of Commerce will hold a general membership meeting on Wednesday, April 24, from noon to 1 p.m. at the Key West Doubletree Grand Key. The speaker will be Kimberly Matthews, Monroe County’s Senior Director of Strategic Planning. Cost is $28; any cancellations must be received by 10 a.m. on Monday, April[…]

Bottom Line, Biz Brief submissions sought

Are you opening a new business in the Florida Keys? Do you have employees who have reached milestones such as 10, 20 or 30 years on the job? The Citizen is accepting submissions for The Bottom Line column that appears each Sunday in the newspaper’s Business section. To submit a photograph and/or other information for[…]

Winn-Dixie opens new store after old store was distroyed by Irma

The Florida Keys’ Marathon Winn-Dixie recently opened its new store in Marathon to the excitement and cheers of the Keys community. The store team and community celebrated the special day with a community-wide ribbon-cutting ceremony that also included live entertainment, sampling and giveaways, as hundreds of customers lined up to get the first look at[…]

Realty company earns affiliate honor

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Knight & Gardner Realty recently was awarded the top Commercial Affiliate honor in the worldwide network of almost 2,000 offices, earning its into the Berkshire Elite Circle, consisting of the top 50 offices in the worldwide network. “We are honored and humbled to receive this honor alongside some of the world’s most[…]

Bottom Line, Biz Brief submissions sought

Are you opening a new business in the Florida Keys? Do you have employees who have reached milestones such as 10, 20 or 30 years on the job? The Citizen is accepting submissions for The Bottom Line column that appears each Sunday in the newspaper’s Business section. To submit a photograph and/or other information for[…]

KEYS offers emergency notification system

Keys Energy Services is now utilizing an automated notification system to update customers on the status of extended power outages and restoration via text messages. In order for the system to work as intended customers should ensure KEYS has an accurate mobile phone number on file. KEYS’ customers are asked to contact KEYS at 305-295-1090[…]

21st Century Oncology center to hold open house

21st Century Oncology, America’s largest integrated cancer care network, is set to unveil some of its most recent, cutting-edge technology in Key West and introduce the company’s new highly esteemed radiation oncologist, Dr. Geoffrey Geiger, at an after-hours open house on Tuesday, April 2. The event will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at[…]

Key West Smuggler’s Bourbon Whiskey gets national distribution of product

Key West Smuggler Company recently announced plans to expand distribution nationally of its award-winning Key West Smuggler’s Bourbon Whiskey. With roots in Kentucky, Key West Smuggler’s is a multi-award-winning, authentic grain-to-bottle bourbon whiskey, made in the American tradition with a modern and sophisticated twist that removes unwanted congeners (responsible for hangovers), revealing an ultra-smooth, sophisticated[…]

Cleaning service, nonprofit partner

Maid in Paradise, a Key Largo-owned and operated residential and commercial cleaning company since 2010, has teamed up with Cleaning For A Reason, an international nonprofit serving cancer patients. “I’m thrilled with the opportunity to give back to my community through partnership with Cleaning For A Reason,” said Yvette Valdes, owner of Maid in Paradise.[…]