Submitted Many of us remember the special times we had playing youth sports. Whether it was scoring your first goal, winning a team championship or the coach who encouraged you to push harder, sports have a way of creating defining moments in life. It is in that spirit that the Optimist Club of Marco Island (OCMI) will be hosting its […]

Goodland Arts & Crafts Fair

By Coastal Breeze News Staff The Goodland Arts Alliance (GAA), along with Collier County Parks and Recreation, is sponsoring its third annual outdoor Members’ Arts & Crafts Fair on Sunday, January 31, 10 AM to 4 PM, at MarGood Harbor Park in Goodland. The event coincides with Goodland’s world famous Mullet Festival – a cultural extravaganza unto itself. Talented members […]

Marvel Jewelry from What’s Your Passion

Submitted Fans are now able to show their support for their favorite Super Heroes in the form of high-end jewelry from What’s Your Passion Jewelry releases jewelry-quality reproductions of some of the most popular characters in the Marvel Universe. Fans can now buy the iconic logo charm of Marvel’s Deadpool, as well as other blockbuster characters like Captain America, the […]

Marco Island Car Show Returns

Submitted Sunday, February 14, 2016 is Valentines Day, and we want you to spend that special day with all of your loved ones. Celebrate and enjoy the day with something that can be bright, colorful, shiny, fast, slow, unique, cool, old or new. That “something” is a lot full of over 200 cars you will love, at the Marco Island […]

Souper Bowl Returns!

Submitted The year, the students and staff from Tommie Barfield Elementary, Marco Island Academy, Marco Island Charter Middle School, Lely High School and Marco Island Parks and Recreation have joined the Souper Bowl committee to hand paint one thousand bowls for this “Souper” annual event. The beautifully decorated bowls will be available for sale at Mackle Park for $15 each […]

An Interesting Islander

By Samantha Husted A few months ago I did a story on Reno Landers, the part-time Marco Island resident who miraculously survived a skydiving accident. Recently I met up with his father Al Landers, to talk about Reno, as well as Al’s longtime role on Marco. Al has been here for over 30 years and is responsible for many […]