In Memory of Betty W. Kimble


Marco Island resident Betty W. Kimble passed away on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at the age of 94. Betty was born on July 2, 1924 in Richmond, Indiana to Elijah and Myrtle Kenworthy. She had an older sister, Margaret, now deceased; a younger sister, Dorothy, and two younger brothers, James and John. Betty grew up in Kettering, Ohio, just outside […]

Take a Stand Against Domestic Violence 5K Walk/Run

Mark Your Calendars for October 13, 2018

Sponsorship opportunities are still available for the Take a Stand against DV 5K. Sponsorship Levels: $1,500- Title Sponsor Name on Race Shirt. Banner provided by Sponsor at Race Start, Water Station, Registration Table, Yard Sign, and in Press Releases. $500- Gold Sponsor Name on Race Shirt. Advertise at Water Station, Registration Table, Yard Sign, and in Press Releases. $250- Silver Sponsor Name on Race Shirt. Advertise at Registration table, […]

Letter to the Editor: Proud to Serve


Marco Island Fire Rescue Department is our hometown Fire-Rescue agency. The employees of the department put their lives on the line everyday to serve you and like the military, they have taken an oath to protect you. Over the past few months, I have been sad to see individuals attack their professionalism and capabilities without walking in their shoes. The […]

New & Improved Marco Island App


Now Marco Island has a new and improved smart phone app. Local weather warnings, Marco radar and lightning alarms are included along with a daily composite of local Marco news and a list of events on the island. The older version must be uninstalled and the new version uploaded to take advantage of the new design which was unveiled this week. […]