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.
Hurricane Irma | News for and from Key West locals
From Sept. 5 through Sept. 24, 2017, John Teets and I researched and shared thousands of pieces of news and information about Hurricane Irma and the effects in Key West. We are grateful to those who shared those three weeks with us, who shared information and important bulletins and who came “into our home” with compassion, caring and support.
On Tuesday, Sept. 5, frustrated with the lack of local news coverage of then-approaching Hurricane Irma, I figured, what the heck, I used to be a journalist and I love the possibilities of social media, so I could do it myself. Facebook makes social media...
By John Teets The man behind those personal messages and comments Hi, everybody. I’m John Teets. Linda Grist Cunningham has been Penn and I’ve been Teller since just after this thing started. I’ve stood quietly to the side doing folded-napkin tricks and...
The temptation is to pack up supplies to send. Resist. Make a cash donation to a reputable, local charitable organization. Supplies, no matter how well intentioned, too often end in towering piles with no efficient way of distributing them. Cash is a far better...
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By the time we informally closed our Facebook Page, our posts had reached a million people around the world and there were almost 300,000 video views. We are grateful to our followers for their exceptional support and digital community compassion.