Key West: Whether -- and How to Save It Key West, Fla., has been celebrated as an unadulterated piece of old Florida. But now the place once frequented by Ernest Hemmingway is showing signs of being a hip vacation spot, complete with familiar stores and pastel townhouses. Essayist Diane Roberts describes competing visions of developing Key West.
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Key West: Whether -- and How to Save It

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Key West: Whether -- and How to Save It

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Key West, Fla., has been celebrated as an unadulterated piece of old Florida. But now the place once frequented by Ernest Hemmingway is showing signs of being a hip vacation spot, complete with familiar stores and pastel townhouses. Essayist Diane Roberts describes competing visions of developing Key West.