Key West Island News
The Key West mystique
We believe there really is such a thing as the Key West state of mind. We believe that whether you were born here or first met Key West in 1970 or just a few weeks ago, those who love the island will never stray far. Preserving and enhancing that Key West mystique sustains our island home forever.
Be a smart citizen
We believe citizens should understand the Key West, Monroe County and Florida governmental decisions that shape our quality of life and the economic health of our community
Protect the environment
We believe improving environmental practices to protect the island, its waters and its wildlife while integrating appropriate growth and development sustains our future
Help those who help
Support those who work
Who we are
What we do
We do original reporting and aggregate information from trusted news sources in Key West, the Keys and the state of Florida. We choose our trusted sources carefully to ensure accuracy and useful information.
One company. Dual missions
Key West Island News is a locally owned digital information company that connects Key West residents and our off-island friends. We foster our One Human Family culture and advance understanding of shared goals. Our funding comes from local and off-island subscribers and investors. Our advisory board includes residents, journalists and community professionals.
“Show me my path. Teach me along the way. Direct my anger. Grant me peace. Sustain my hope. Let me laugh.”
Be strong today for we will reap if we do not grow weary.
Linda Grist Cunningham, editor and publisher