Marco Moms Against Cancer Calendar

Sales are strong for the inaugural 2013 Marco Moms Against Cancer calendar. Stop by one of the distributors listed below to pick one up in time for holiday gift giving. The calendar makes a great gift and the best part is 100% of the proceeds will go to the local American Cancer Society unit. You can purchase the Marco Moms […]

TECO PEOPLES GAS SENDING HELP TO RESTORE GAS SERVICE IN SANDY’S AFTERMATH

About a dozen Peoples Gas workers now heading to New York to help National Grid In a first-of-its-kind trip, a baker’s dozen TECO Peoples Gas workers are leaving for New York today to help National Grid restore natural gas service to its Long Island customers who continue to be without service in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. Crews left this […]

MARCO ISLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT: PRESS RELEASE

Marco Island Police Department Partners with The Shelter for Abused Women & Children for a Donation Drive of Dreams Marco Island Police Department has teamed with The Shelter for Abused Women & Children this Holiday season by hosting a Donation Drive of Dreams. We will begin collecting new and unwrapped gifts and basic necessities for women. children. and men of all […]

CCSO To Offer ID Theft And Fraud Awareness Class

Collier County Sheriff’s Office Identity theft and fraud awareness will be the topic of the next Collier County Sheriff’s Office Minority Affairs meeting. The hourlong ID theft and fraud presentation is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at the Professional Development Center, 615 Third Ave. S., Naples. The course is free and open to the public. Lt. Chad Parker […]

Underwriters and Donations Needed for Holiday Gift Shop for Immokalee Kids

The Guadalupe Center of Immokalee seeks businesses and individuals for underwriting and donations for its annual Holiday Gift Shop, which provides toys, gifts and clothing for more than 800 Immokalee children. Recipient families are chosen based on financial need. The typical family of four typically lives on less than $14,000 per year. Guadalupe Center President Barbara Oppenheim said that in […]

Community Rallies For Texting While Driving Ban In Florida

After just one week, more than 500 people have signed a call to action in support of a law that would ban texting while driving in Florida. “We will build on this momentum,” Sheriff Rambosk said. “People tell me daily that they want to see a law like this, so I know the support is out there.” The Collier County […]

Dunkin’ Donuts Launches “Community Cups” to Raise Funds and Awareness for Autism

Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, has partnered with Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, to collect donations from December 3-16 – just in time for the holidays. Participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurantsin Florida include Alachua, Brevard Collier, Lee, Marion, Seminole and Volusia counties. During the two-week promotion, a portion of the […]

N Collier Blvd Construction Project Update

The construction project currently under way along North Collier Blvd. is the City’s North Collier Blvd Phase 4 Drainage Project. This work is to install underground conduit and piping systems along Collier Blvd. between Barfield and Buttonwood. These new drainage system pipes will connect to a newly installed outfall located on Fairlawn Ct. In conjunction with the drainage pipe installations […]

USPS Hosts Extended and Sunday Hours for Holiday Season

Post Offices in Naples, Fort Myers, Lehigh Acres and Punta Gorda are offering extended holiday hours of operation on Saturdays and Sundays. The extended hours will be effective through Sunday, December 16. Postmasters are hoping that customers will take advantage of mailing on the weekends!  Postal customers who take advantage of this opportunity will avoid the heavy traffic on Mondays! […]

Year-End Charitable Giving

Because of your generosity and commitment to The Marco Island Historical Society we have our World Class Museum and Rose History Auditorium. Now it is time to plan for our future. MIHS established an Endowment Fund which will consist of gifts and donations from people just like you. In accordance with the Investment Policy Statement approved by your Board of […]


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