Stories written by Andy Newman

Hawks Cay Resort in Keys planning Heroes Welcome Tribute Weekend

Military, fire and rescue, police and medical personnel are to be honored during an annual Heroes Welcome Tribute Weekend set for Friday through Sunday, Aug. 30 to Sept. 1, at Hawks Cay Resort on Duck Key in the Florida Keys. Highlights of the “heroes in action” Labor Day weekend event include a family fun night […]

America’s first undersea park to celebrate 50th birthday


By Andy Newman…. Plans are underway for a milestone birthday celebration as John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, America’s first underwater preserve, turns 50 years old. The historic event is set for Wednesday, Dec. 1, through Saturday, Dec. 11, offering an ideal occasion for divers, snorkelers and other visitors to discover or rediscover the Key […]