National Estuaries Day at Rookery Bay a Great Success


The well-attended celebration of National Estuaries Day at Rookery Bay was a great success.

Call for Art Contest Entries


The Collier County Supervisor of Elections office will partner with the Collier County Public School system to present an art contest encouraging students of all ages to express the spirit of democracy through art.

Cross Country Invitational Comes a Long Way

Hundreds of runners descended on Marco Island thanks to the Marco Island Academy’s Cross Country Invitational held at Mackle Park last weekend. The annual race is organized under head coach Bruce Kretschmer. Bruce envisioned bringing the race to new levels and with the support of MIA, coaches, parents, athletes, and the Parks and Recreation Department, he has accomplished just that. […]

Local Physician Celebrates Her Cousin Botham Jean’s Legacy


Botham Jean is being remembered by his cousin, Dr. Linda Lucombe, through a foundation in his honor.

Volunteers Are the Heart of Our Christmas Season


The Christmas Island Style organization has a number of fundraising events planned for Marco Island.

Joy & Whimsy Intertwine at Rookery Bay’s Under the Sea Mural

Rumination from the Rock and Beyond

Jory Westberry writes about Artist Dora Knuteson’s mural at Rookery Bay Reserve in her column, Ruminations From the Rock and Beyond.

Kiwanis Club Recognizes Terrific Kids


Terrific Kids is a Kiwanis Club of Marco Island program that recognizes local students.

It’s More Than Money

Ask The CFP® Practitioner


Darcie Guerin discusses philanthropy and charitable giving in her column, Ask the CFP.

The Marco Memory Project – October 11, 2019


The Marco Island Historical Society is seeking the public’s help to identify photos from Marco’s history in the Marco Memory Project.

What Exactly is a Signature Piece of Jewelry?

All That Glitters


Richard Alan discusses Jewelry as Art in his column, All That Glitters.