Paul Meyer drops out of the City Council race with commentary on state of politics on Marco Island:

The Tale of Two Cities by Paul Meyer For the past few years, I’ve had questions on how the city runs. This is the reason why I decided to run for one of the city council seats, to better understand the workings of the city. I believed my ideas would help the city move forward and I chose to run […]

Letter to the Editor: Monte Lazarus

Dear Sir or Madam: I was disappointed, but not surprised, that City Council candidate Sacher filed an ethics complaint against Council Chairman Larry Magel. On the other hand, I was shocked when Mr. Sacher used the last City Council meeting as a political forum to trumpet his complaint. That was neither the time nor the place for a political attack. […]

SPECIAL OLYMPICS COLLIER COUNTY NEEDS ASSISTANT COACHES FOR BASKETBALL FOR THE 2012/2013 SEASON

DATES: 5 November 2012 to 16 February 2013 DAYS OF PRACTICE AND TIMES: Every Monday 6:00–7:30 pm (There will be some Mondays where there will be no practice due to holidays and Christmas Break). We will have our last practice on Friday February 8, 2013 from 6-7:30. LOCATION: Golden Gate Middle School, 2701 48th Terrace S.W., Naples 34116. TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:  12 January 2013 day trip to […]

KOPKA NAMED CHIEF OF COLLIER COUNTY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

Walter Kopka has officially been named Chief of Collier County’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS). Kopka, who began his EMS career as an emergency medical technician/paramedic cadet in 1986, has served as both the assistant and interim EMS Chief since August 2011. Kopka holds an associate of science degree in emergency medical services technology from Edison State College, a law enforcement […]

“GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays” Seminar & Luncheon

Are you dreading the thought of having to face this Holiday season without a loved one who has died? Our Surviving the Holidays seminar will help you prepare for the challenges that can make this time of year so difficult for those who are grieving, and find the strength, comfort and hope you’ll need to make it through Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s, […]