Letter to the Editor: Marco Ambulances – The Right Thing


The Marco Island Fire Rescue Department has served us for 53 years. All are highly-trained, with most personnel dual-certified as Fire Fighter/Paramedics, the fast-growing industry standard. They are ready and more than capable for the job. Fear and distraction has been drowning out the real issue – that when you call 911 for a medical emergency, you want the first […]

Marco Island Eagles Busy at Training Camp

Photos by Randall Olsen

The Marco Island Eagles tackle football program is back in action! This fall, two-dozen boys from Marco Island and Naples are joining the First Baptist Academy league in the U12 division. Led by coaches Bob Bruni and Mark Green, the team practices three times a week. The first scrimmage is scheduled for Saturday, September 8th at First Baptist Academy in Naples.

Marco Island Tax Collector’s Office Closing for Remodeling

Limited services available at nearby Marco Island Library

The Marco Island Tax Collector’s office at 1040 Winterberry Drive, Marco Island, Florida 34145, will close for interior remodeling beginning Monday, August 27. The remodeling is expected to take eight weeks with the office reopening Tuesday, October 23. Beginning Tuesday, August 28, and throughout the time the Winterberry office is closed, the Tax Collector will offer limited services in Rose Hall at the Marco […]