So Many Things Going On In Season

Coastal Comments

Have you heard of the Fish Line Hunters? Well, maybe they’re not titled that, but volunteers at Rookery Bay have a team of people who go out in a boat to search for fish lines with lures entangled in the mangroves that have not been retrieved by the fishermen. These lines pose a serious threat to waterbirds who become ensnarled […]

Christmas House Decorating Judging Dates Announced


The 25th Annual Christmas House Decorating Contest and 15th Annual Christmas Business Decorating Contest will soon begin!

10 Simple Tips to Run Your Best Kiwanis 5K–December 7th!


10 Simple Tips for preparing for the Kiwanis 5K this December!

Dedicated to Lending a Helping Hand


The story of how the San Marco Conference of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul have been fighting hunger and helping the needy.

Garden Receives American Alliance of Museums Awards


Naples Botanical Garden recently received two 2019 American Alliance of Museums awards for its publications.

Marco Y Celebrates Blue Zones Designation

Certification Underlines the Y's 'Healthy Living' Mission

The Marco YMCA of South Collier begins its Blue Zones Project.

Victorian Holiday Tea at Marco Island Center for the Arts


The Marco Island Center for the Arts is hosting a Victorian Holiday Tea event here on Marco Island.

A Bountiful Harvest


On very special occasions, the most outstanding discoveries happen by accident. When Ben Franklin was out flying his kite in a thunderstorm and lighting flashed down the string and set a dangling skeleton key aglow; he knew he had discovered something incredible. When Ponce de Leon and the Conquistadors arrived on Marco Island, found freshwater springs, the handsome and wholesome […]

Big Entry in Christmas Tree Ornament Contest: Middle School Student Laney Dunstan Takes the Honors


The winner and runner-ups in the Christmas Tree Ornament Contest have been announced!

Calusa Garden Club of Marco Island & Friends of The Library Present a Floral Design Class


The Calusa Garden Club of Marco Island give a class on how to make a holiday floral design.