On Memorial Day We Talk The Talk. Now We Must Walk The Walk

A Guest Commentary by Joe Batte By now we have all had the opportunity to pay our respects to all our fallen military heroes this past Memorial Day. As Veterans, this is a sacred bond amongst us. As Americans, it’s the price we pay for our freedom. Most of us will rarely meet the wounded or widows of our armed […]

Marco Island Center for the Arts Hires New Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Marco Island Center for the Arts, home of the Art League, announces that Lynn M. Holley has been hired as their new Executive Director. Holley recently moved to the Naples area from Santa Barbara, California, where she was the curator and gallery director at the Bronfman Family Jewish Community Center. She is an independent art […]

The Collier County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications for positions on several advisory committees

The Affordable Housing Advisory Committee currently has two vacancies, one for a term that will expireon October 1, 2013 for which the member will represent “labor active in home building” and one for an alternate member with a term to expire on October 1, 2013. One of these applicants must be a resident of Immokalee. This is an 11-member committee created by Ordinance 91?65 […]