Key West News

Jack Penrod, who founded the international hospitality chain with locations in France, Spain, Morocco, and Turkey, is behind the concept, which debuted at Nikki Beach Dubai early this year. Situated on the ground floor of the luxury beach club, which is located in Miami Beach‘s South of Fifth neighborhood, Key West has the vibe of a rustic seaside bar, with whitewashed walls, beach furniture, and blue and white accents.

Lori Jones and her boyfriend, Kim Kenney, pose for a picture outside their tent at Castaways RV Park, at Father Tony Way & Avenue C in Big Pine Key on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. Lori and Kim have been living in a tent next to their trailer that was dest…

As executive director of Florida Keys Outreach Coalition, which houses the homeless, Kaple will once again help put on a graveside memorial for those who died in the Florida Keys during 2017 without a proper home. “Certainly after Hurricane Irma we’re dealing with a lot of housing and homeless issues,” Kaple told Key West city commissioners this week.

B96 and VISIT FLORIDA are teaming up to give you stacks of Holiday CASH and a trip to Florida to make this your best holiday EVER! Monday, December 18th-Thursday, December 21st, one winner a day will win $500! On Friday, December 22nd, one lucky winner will win the grand prize including $5000 and a seven day, six night trip to Key West, Florida for four including a SUV car rental, a snorkel trip, sunset sail, and food credits! In Florida, even winter is packed full of moments of sunshine. Like feeling the ocean breeze or jumping into a spring that’s 72 degrees all year round.

THE LEISURE SEEKER Sony Pictures Classics Director: Paolo Virzi Screenwriter: Stephen Amidon, Francesca Archibugi, Francesto Piccolo, Paolo Virzi based on Michael Zadoorian’s book Cast: Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Christian McKay, Janel Moloney, Dana Ivey, Dick Gregory Screened at: Critics’ DVD, NYC, 11/24/17 Opens: In December for awards consideration. January 18, 2018 Maurice Chevalier once said “Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.”

There’s never been a lady that lived in a shoe quite like Key West’s Grande Dame of drag, Sushi. The venerable performer presides over the 801 Girls , a small army of queens performing nightly at the 801 Upstairs Cabaret, but for the last 21 years, Sushi has spent each Dec. 31 suspended high above Duval Street in an iconic high-heeled shoe.