Public Comments

The Collier Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has opened a 30-day public comment period for review of the FY 2010/11-2011/12 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) Amendment and De-Obligation. The UPWP is the biennial budgetary document for the MPO’s operations and programs. The UPWP also lists the funding source(s) for each planning task and specifies whether the task will be conducted by MPO staff, […]

Senior Softball Tournament

Joey’s Pizza finished off a spectacular 2012 season in winning the Marco Division Tournament going undefeated in tournament play, after having won the League’s Marco Division Championship for regular season play. In the Island Division Tournament winner Islander Restaurant was also undefeated after having finished third in league play. The Board of Directors would like to thank all the players, fans, […]

Artist Barbara Louise Buchli to Paint at Fifth Ave Design Gallery

She will demonstrate her celebrated underwater painting each Thursday evening at Fifth Avenue Design Gallery, located at 365 Fifth Avenue South in Naples. Fifth Avenue South is one of the nation’s premier shopping, dining and entertainment destinations. Historic and modern architecture blend together in eclectic sophistication; tropical blooms and lush greenery grace its pedestrian-friendly promenades; and sparkling storefronts are filled […]

Tournament Semi finals

Next Week Championship game will start at 7:05 pm at Winterberry Park. Remember Marco Island Parks Department is trying to form a “Co-Ed” softball league. Games would be on Thursdays nights beginning April 19 and ending June 7th, team fee would be $375.00 for an 8 game season. If you are interested in entering a team, contact Alex Galiana at […]

Kiwanis 5K Running For The Future

Registrations are being accepted for the Northside Naples Kiwanis Club’s annual 5K Running For The Future race to be held on Sunday, April 15, 2012, at 7:30 A.M. at North Collier Regional Park. Proceeds from the race will help fund college scholarships for graduating seniors attending high school in Naples, Florida. Northside Naples Kiwanis Club is dedicated to supporting children […]

More on Fiddler’s Creek

Lennar Corp. will start construction this month on the first single-family residence in Runaway Bay, a newly released village situated along The Creek and The Creek Course at Fiddler’s Creek. Fiddler’s Creek is located just off Collier Boulevard on the way to Marco Island. For more information, call (239) 732-9300, visit the Sales Center at 8152 Fiddler’s Creek Parkway or […]

Presentation of the Fleet

On February 4, 2012, one of yachting’s time-honoured events, the 38th annual Presentation of the Fleet, was celebrated by the island’s oldest boating group, Marco Bay Yacht Club. This tradition began centuries ago in the Mediterranean area to ensure a safe and bountiful season. The blessing is traditionally performed early in the boating season following the Change of Watch, when […]

Now Available Online

The US Postal Service has added Premium Forwarding Service to the suite of online products and services available through Previously only offered at a Post Office, the popular service now is available to any customer with an account on For just $15.25 a week and $15 to enroll, the Postal Service will package a customer’s mail and reship […]


Gather Your Old Documents for a Post Tax Season and Earth Day Shred Party hosted by IBERIABANK, 605 Bald Eagle Drive, Marco Island, on Saturday, April 28, 2012, 9 AM – 1 PM. Bring your old and outdated bank statements, checks, contracts, legal agreements, bills and more. A $2 donation per box will be collected with all proceeds benefitting Marco […]

Teen Driving Challenge

The Collier County Sheriff’s Office and the Florida Sheriff’s Association welcome Collier County kids to the spring semester of the Teen Driver Challenge. Friday, April 20, 5 to 9 p.m. at Osceola Elementary School, 5770 Osceola Trail, North Naples. Saturday, April 21, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Barron Collier High School, 5600 Cougar Drive, North Naples. Spots are available […]