Letter to the Editor: Dark Days on Marco Island


The Dark Clouds of collusion, deception and corrupt politics promises to make the current council the most ineffective in Marco Island history. The hiring of Marco Administrator Niblock by Former Council President Honig and current President Grifoni without properly vetting him is not the first sign of amateur management. Their documented efforts to intimidate a sexual assault from pursuing charges […]

Parallel Harmonies: Art and Nature


The Parallel Harmonies: Art and Nature Exhibit runs May 22 to October 31, 2018 at the Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center. This collection of work by Cesar Aguilera, Paul Arsenault, Juan Diaz, and Katia Miranda celebrates the relationship between the artist and the natural world that inspires him or her. This relationship has evolved over the millennia and is still […]

Marco’s Greystone Manor

Waterfront Estate on a Grand Scale

Greystone Manor offers a grand Venetian palazzo lifestyle in a modern manor setting with over the top “wow” factors in its architectural details and location. Located on 1690 Copeland Drive in the prestigious Estates area of Marco Island, it is on nearly three acres of lush tropical gardens complete with a lighted tennis court, adjoining gazebo and a yacht-sized dock. […]

Calusa Garden Club at Work


On the last Saturday of each month the Calusa Garden Club (CGC) Butterfly Brigade meet in the morning at the Butterfly Garden in Calusa Park on Winterberry Road. They come ready to prune, weed and water the flowering shrubs, making sure the butterflies have plenty of flowers for nectar. Calusa Park is located on a one-half mile linear pathway on […]

Marco Airport Expansion to Begin


The Marco Island Executive Airport is preparing for a major expansion. The 44-year-old facility held a groundbreaking ceremony to usher in the construction of a new 16,000 square foot terminal, located approximately 500 feet west of the current building. The expansion is part of the airport’s multiphase initiative to modernize their services. It’s also intended to improve passenger and pilot […]

Spirit of Marco Island

On April 15th the Noontime Rotary Club hosted its 10th Annual Spirit of Marco Island Awards event, recognizing seven great citizens and corporate partners. Recognized for their incredible dedication to community service were Rene & Tish Champagne, Dianna Dohm, Gary Landis Philip Penzo, and Carl Titgemeier. In addition, Lee County Electric Cooperative was recognized for the great job that their […]