Some Cruise Companies Seeking To Overturn Decision By Key West Voters To Limit Size Of Ships Docking At Their PortAs cruise companies demand to go back to business, some of them are also seeking to overturn a decision made by voters in Key West to limit the size of ships docking at their port.
Facing South Florida: Key West Cruise IndustryOn this Sunday's edition of Facing South Florida, Jim DeFede focused on the cruise industry's efforts to undermine voters in Key West, who overwhelmingly supported three referendums to limit the size of cruise ships docking in Key West to protect the environment.
Key West Visitors Can Now Take A Ride In President Truman's Presidential LimoVisitors of Florida’s only presidential museum in Key West can now choose to ride around the island in Harry S. Truman's presidential limousine.
Body Of Missing Diver Found Near Vandenberg Artificial Reef Off Key WestAuthorities said they have found the body of a missing diver off Key West on Wednesday morning.
Coast Guard Searching For Cuban Migrants In Waters Off Key WestThe U.S. Coast Guard is searching the waters off Key West for nearly a dozen people after their homemade boat was found.
Key West Airport's Coronavirus Fighting Robot Now Has A NameA coronavirus-fighting robot that disinfects interior spaces of Key West International Airport now has a name.
'The Fowl Have A Feast': Key West Wants To Ban People From Feeding Free Roaming ChickenWild chickens, known for roaming the streets of Key West, won't get any more free meals from friends who enjoy feeding the feral fowl.
Ernest Hemingway Look-Alikes Encouraging Masking In Florida KeysErnest Hemingway look-alikes are being used by the Florida Keys tourism council to encourage visitors and residents to wear masks to protect against COVID-19.
Key West New Year’s Eve Features Early ‘Drag Queen Drop’A female impersonator “dropped” in a giant replica of a high-heel shoe at a Key West entertainment and hotel complex Thursday night to mark the beginning of 2021.
Key West New Year’s Eve To Feature Early ‘Drag Queen Drop’Despite a mandated 10 p.m. New Year's Eve curfew in Key West to help guard against coronavirus transmission, a local entertainment and lodging complex is continuing plans for a scaled-down version of a traditional “drop” of a female impersonator in a super-sized replica of a woman’s red high heel.
Only In Florida: Lobster Trap Holiday Tree Highlights Key West DecorationsA holiday tree made of festively decorated lobster traps is greeting patrons of the Key West Historic Seaport, celebrating the holiday season and Florida Keys commercial fishing heritage.
Thinking Of Welcoming 2021 In Key West, While Partying All Night? Think Again!Key West Mayor Teri Johnston signed an emergency order Friday that sets an island-wide curfew from 10 p.m. to 6 p.m., running Thursday, Dec. 31, through Sunday, Jan. 3.
Hurricane Flags Burned In Key West Marking Official End Of Hurricane SeasonSome Florida Keys residents staged a ceremonial burning of hurricane warning flags Monday evening to mark the official Nov. 30 end of the record-breaking 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.
$5 Million Grant Will Help Restore Keys Coral ReefA $5 million grant has been awarded to help protect a coral reef about seven miles southeast of Key West that is part of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.
COVID-19 In Florida: City Of Key West Tightens Mask OrdinanceThe City of Key West amended its mask ordinance on Thursday in an effort to combat the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the Keys.