The Marco Players will be holding a FREE two day course at the Marco Players Theater Saturday mornings from 10:00 am til noon on August 20th and August 27th. The instructor is a professional stage manager who will make the learning process interesting and fun. If you’d like to be a part of this class please email me at […]

Family Back to School Bash and Youth Sundae Sunday

Marco Presbyterian Church has an exciting weekend planned for island families at their annual Family Children, youth and their families are invited to the church’s Annual Back 2 School Bash, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 20, at Residents Beach. There will be a cookout, fun and games. Children and youth will be treated to a 30-foot long sundae […]

“Sizzlin” Summer Spin–Off comes to the Greater Marco Family YMCA

On your mark, get set, and GO! To the “Sizzlin” Summer Spin-Off to be held Saturday, September 17 at the Greater Marco Family YMCA. Make up a team of 4 or be the lone rider! All individual teams or individuals will ride from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Light refreshments will be served but attendees are asked to bring water or […]

After school ASPIRE Program at the Greater Marco Family YMCA

Help your children stay active with the gift of ASPIRE (After school Program for Inspiration, Recreation, and Education). Components of the after school program includes; Homework Assistance, Recreation- Health Enhancement Programs, Arts and Humanities programs and Nutritional Snacks. The Greater Marco Family YMCA stresses its Core Values of Respect, Responsibility, Honesty and Caring in the ASPIRE Program. The after school […]

Humane Society Naples Announces Satellite Adoption Center in Coastland Center

Mall store converted to adoption center for shelter Coastland Center has tens of thousands of people visit each month and the Humane Society Naples is overrun with animals who need homes. An agreement has been made and the Humane Society Naples is pleased to announce the establishment of a satellite adoption center within the mall. Michael Simonik, the Executive Director […]

Collier County Now Accepting Random Draw Applications For Pepper Ranch Hog, Deer And Turkey Hunts

The Conservation Collier Program manages a regulated hunt program at Pepper Ranch Preserve in Immokalee. Starting August 1, 2011, Collier County residents will have the opportunity to enter a random draw for the following hunts: October 22-23, 2011…… Hog hunt December 17-18, 2011… Deer hunt January 21-22, 2012…… Hog hunt February 11-12, 2012…… Hog hunt March 24-25, 2012 …….. Spring […]

Angelica Andrews joins Keller Williams

“After 10 years in the retail business, 8 of them on Marco Island, I feel I have accomplished my goal of bringing a different sense of affordable style to our island and I have now decided to pursue a full time career in Real Estate,” stated Angelica Andrews of Angelica’s Boutique. “I recently joined Keller Williams Realty and I am […]

Laura Castro Recognized As Centennial Bank Star Teller

Marathon, FL, Thursday, August 4, 2011: Centennial Bank congratulates Laura Castro of the Marco Island branch for earning the Centennial Bank Star Teller award. “The Star Teller program sets the bar in regards to the quality of service we wish to see from our employees,” states Teresa Condas, President of Centennial Bank’s Florida Region. “Laura deserves recognition for her dedication […]


NAPLES, FL (August 2, 2011) – Judy Green, President and CEO of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty, today announced the appointment of Craig Jones as Sales Associate. Jones will focus on luxury real estate sales from Premier Sotheby’s International Realty’s office at 390 Broad Avenue, Naples. Previously, Jones was with John R. Wood, Realtors.  Prior to that, Jones held principal positions […]


Sun-N-Fun Lagoon will host a Back to School Bash on August 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The first 800 school-aged children to enter Sun-N-Fun Lagoon on that day will receive a free backpack.  The park opens at 10 a.m.  Activities will begin at 11 a.m. and run until 3 p.m.  Activities willinclude a D.J., games and prizes. The […]