Annual Recognition Breakfast

Conservancy of Southwest Florida Honors Members at Annual Recognition Breakfast December 8, 2011 (Naples, FL) Over 200 Conservancy of Southwest Florida members attended the Annual Recognition Breakfast in November in Naples. The annual event honors and recognizes those Conservancy members who have provided long term support for ongoing Conservancy initiatives and programs. At the event, Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature […]

CATHY ROGERS JOINS PREMIER SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY

Judy Green, President and CEO of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty, announced the appointment of Cathy Rogers as Sales Associate. Ms. Rogers, a Certified Luxury Home Specialist, will focus on luxury real estate sales from Premier Sotheby’s International Realty’s office at 760 North Collier Blvd, at the Esplanade Shops, on Marco Island. Previously, Ms. Rogers worked for Keller Williams Realty, where […]

Adult Softball

In Week 3 of Adult Softball, after the dust had settled only two teams remained undefeated. Nene Kitchen defeated previously unbeaten Nacho Mama’s 18 to 12. Eric Nagel for Nene had 3 hits with one HR, and Brad Frazier,Wes Alberry and JP Nachef all added 3 hits each. Nacho’s was led by Matt Hopkins and Anthony Palermo’s 3 hits In […]

Rick Granneman at the library

Be sure to stop by the Marco Public Library during the month of December to view the beautiful paintings of Rick Granneman.  Rick Granneman’s exhibit “Legacies” is featured throughout the library. The display includes paintings of SW Florida, and landscapes of the rural Midwest and Mediterranean Europe. Although his style is generally realistic, he is not a devotee of any […]

STATEMENT FROM THE EVERGLADES FOUNDATION ABOUT GOV. SCOTT’S BUDGET PROPOSAL

Last month, Gov. Rick Scott told Naples supporters of the Everglades Foundation that his administration, “is absolutely focused on making sure the right thing happens with the Everglades.” Last week, Gov. Scott demonstrated his commitment by recommending to the Legislature that it invest $40 million next year on Everglades restoration. This is a significant increase. In Scott’s first budget he […]

Jewish Congregation of Marco Island to Host Community Hanukkah Celebration

The Collier County community is invited to attend the Third Annual Marco Island Community Hanukkah Celebration on Wednesday, December 21 at 5:45pm at the Jewish Congregation of Marco Island (JCMI), 991 Winterberry Drive, Marco Island. This year’s celebration will include: –          Greetings from community leaders –          Menorah Candle Lighting –          Music featuring Klezmer Clarinetist Dr. Martin Cohn –          Lots of holiday spirit for the […]

Civil Air Patrol celebrates 70 years of service

This week marked the 70th anniversary of the founding by Congress of the Civil Air Patrol. Seventy years ago civilian pilots from across the country signed up to perform their own homeland security in the air. Civil Air Patrol began on December 1, 1941 and it quickly became involved in combat operations off the Atlantic and Gulf Coast. After signing up, […]

MARCO ISLAND YACHT CLUB WELCOMES SANTA

The Marco Island Yacht Club is donned with mistletoe and holly, Christmas lights twinkle bright, and laughter and music are heard night after night. The Yacht Club’s Christmas Gala held on Friday, December 9, was not to be missed as all showed up to give Santa a big kiss. Santa arrived to spread Christmas cheer to all Yacht Club members both far and […]

Children’s Theater Presents “A Christmas Carol”

December 18 and December 19 Come join us for a children’s performance of the classic Charles Dickens’  “A Christmas Carol”  The Marco Players first Children’s Theater production is Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol on December 18 and 19. There will be two performances on Sunday, December 18 at 3:00 and 7:00PM. Monday’s December 19  performance will be at 7:00PM. All […]

COLLIER COUNTY SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS OFFICE RECEIVES PRECINCT CONSOLIDATION APPROVAL

The Collier County Supervisor of Elections Office received approval from the Department of Justice on its precinct consolidation proposal.  The new precinct and polling site changes will reduce the 94 current precincts with 82 polling sites to 62 precincts and 60 polling sites.  The approved change will be implemented prior to the January 31, 2012 Presidential Preference Primary. To eliminate […]