A successful preschool is no accident

By Carol Glassman This is a success story. From the moment one enters the Chabad Naples Preschool of the Arts, there is no mystery about why it was chosen as the 2012 Champion of Child Care. Far from being a glorified babysitting service, it is truly a mini-institution of learning. Only one year ago, the preschool was a dream for […]

Fifties for 50

By Marilyn Honahan  What a surprise! Local resident and businessman, Joe McKnight, recently received the surprise of his life. Believing that he was going to dinner with his fiance and a few friends, Joe was speechless when he entered Mango’s Dockside Bistro and found approximately fifty people from various parts of the country all dressed in a 50’s theme to […]

City Trees to be Inoculated for the Infestation of Whitefly

The City of Marco Island’s City Manager, Dr. James Riviere, has authorized emergency funds to inoculate city-owned trees due to the critical nature of the infestation of the pest, Rugose Spiraling Whitefly (Aleurodicus rugioperculatus). Recognizing the current state of the infestation, a workshop was hosted by the City last month which included a presentation by expert entomologist, Dr. Doug Caldwell, […]