In a recent “Cheers and Jeers” column, The Citizen offered a jeer "to those who continue to refuse vaccination against COVID-19 by stating it …

The state’s 16 seaports have been a tremendous source of economic wellbeing for Florida and for Key West.

The state’s 16 seaports have been a tremendous source of economic wellbeing for Florida and for Key West.

Sheriff Rick Ramsay and State Attorney Dennis Ward never forgot the brutality of a murder committed upon beloved VFW Post 10211 Auxiliary memb…

Reality is irrefutable, and even Fox News has finally begun to accept and disseminate the painful truth about COVID and the need for everyone …

As a former state representative in Georgia who was involved in my home state’s own “Anchor Wars, ” I thought I had left it all behind when my…

For the rest of this year, there are eight to 10 “smaller” high-end ships now scheduled for Mallory Dock (and 17 possibilities for 2022).

On Monday July 12, the City Commission held a well-attended workshop to explore legal options, re: limiting size and daily number of cruise sh…

The Monroe County Commission indicates it may no longer support assisted care in Key West.

Last November, the people of Key West realized an opportunity and voted to protect our vitally important coral reefs from the impacts of the c…

It's time our elected officials and their appointees to re-establish the concept of representing those who elected them to a public office, to…

The term white elephant refers to an extravagant, impractical gift that cannot be easily disposed of. The phrase is said to come from the hist…

Who will take their bucket list road trip to the iconic Florida Keys when they are driving through swarms of genetically modified mosquitos (G…

The last wind hurricane to strike Key West was Georges in September 1998. Georges’ 100 mph winds sat on top of Key West for nearly 24 hours. K…

I fully agree with the derelict vessel part of the Florida bill. They are an eyesore and a clear detriment to the environment.

Making concessions for wildlife is not always easy, but it is extremely important for the long-term survival of rooftop nesting birds, such as…

We invite readers to visit http://www.keysmosquitoproject.com for factual resources about the FKMCD-Oxitec mosquito pProject. There you will f…

Howard University recently shut down its Roman and Greek classics department, continuing academia’s assault on humanities by ignoring context.…

I fully agree with the derelict vessel part of the Florida bill. They are an eyesore and a clear detriment to the environment.

When I first visited the Keys in the 1950s, the waters were pristine and reflective of a very special paradise.

As 60-year residents of South Florida and Upper Keys part-timers, we were excited when the drawbridge at Jewfish Creek was to be replaced. Thi…

Those who have been long-time residents of the Florida Keys, aka Conchs, are intimately familiar with the ocean around them. Many can tell you…

The most important responsibility of government and leaders is public safety. Unfortunately, the status of public safety and policing in the U…

Gov. DeSantis, the bill which would override Key West citizens’ vote to limit cruise ships appears to be nothing more than state politicians c…

Although I recognize the problems created by derelict vessels, the proposed legislation that would require live-aboard boaters to move their b…

I am writing to express my delight and the comfort that my wife and I experienced as we received the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine at The College o…

My husband and I received our vaccinations recently at The College of the Florida Keys and just want to say how wonderful the experience was.

As you are well aware, nurses, EMTs, paramedics assorted technicians, aides and doctors have been providing an extraordinary effort to care fo…

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