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…

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…

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…

Let’s take a moment to congratulate ourselves. We’ve finally won a long-fought citizen campaign to get rid of four shallow sewage wells at Mon…

The question about legislation to fight COVID-19, rescue the economy, re-open businesses and schools, and save individuals from financial disa…

After living through the last four years, the last year and the recent dark events, I believe you and I are entitled to delight.

We represent a group of concerned pet parents who are alarmed at the news that the Marathon Veterinary Hospital will no longer be providing 24…

We just completed another remarkably successful season for The Salvation Army Red Kettle Program in Marathon. I want to thank Winn-Dixie and P…

Just discovered from the Election Board’s webpage on myflorida.gov, that Monroe County uses Dominion Voting Systems equipment and software for…

It is with great honor and pride that I write this letter to thank all the citizens of Monroe County and the folks that I have served with in …

The Key West Citizen newspaper’s explanation for printing an outrageously inaccurate partisan column, “Of Course the Election was Stolen” on D…

I am one of the vunerables: elderly with several unlying health conditions. Still working remotely from home, don't go downtown, don't go to r…

For goodness sakes, please stop going on and on about flooding in one Keys neighborhood and calling it “sea level rise.” Obviously it doesn’t …

You [Key West mayor and commissioners] and I are fortunate to live in a democracy and you were elected to represent our democratically express…

Along with many of our neighbors at Largo Sound Park, Mile Marker 103.5, we suffered extensive damage from Eta. We paid out of pocket over $3,…

I voted "Yes" on all three cruise ships referenda and charter amendments. It was passed overwhelmingly and voiced a clear mandate by the citizens.

I recently lost my only brother to cancer. He had fought a very long, courageous battle with the disease. He maintained a positive attitude un…

A friend in Key West recently told me that she still can’t decide who to vote for in the upcoming presidential election. I suggested that she …

If the assertions made by Dr. Edwards and Mr. Kocol in their personally-paid, non-affiliated ad which appeared in the Sept. 30 edition of the …

I wanted to say great job to the Waste Management team for providing the hazardous waste dropoff site at Indigenous Park a few Saturdays ago.

The City of Key West is proud to have recently opened the "new" Bahama Village Pantry. In a classic example of how a city government should st…

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