Blue Moon Hauntings and Ghost Stories Part Four

The Beach Boy Chronicles

From The Beach Boy Chronicles, Tom Williams concludes his paranormal experience in Germany with Part IV. See the full story here.

Voting Wisely Is Our Responsibility

More Straight Talk

Steve Stefanides reflects on the history of voting in America, in his column, More Straight Talk.

Perfectly Yummy Hot Paninis & World Class Cheeses at The Island Cheese Company


Coastal Breeze writer Maria Lamb takes a look at the local Island Cheese Company at the Esplanade Shoppes.

State Attorney Has Belize Election Fraud Case


Both Victor Rios and Joseph Shady are facing charges of fraud as the case building against them goes to the Office of the State Attorney of the Twentieth Judicial Circuit. See the full story here.

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Six Endangered Sawfish Found Dead in Florida Everglades

NOAA’s Office of Law Enforcement is conducting an investigation involving the deaths of six critically endangered smalltooth sawfish in Everglades City.

MIA Volleyball & Football Teams Wrap Up Seasons


The Marco Island Academy football and volleyball teams have announced that they’ve concluded their seasons.

Melvin Steps Up with Second $1 Million Match for MIA


Marco Island Academy receives a LARGE donation from a generous philanthropist for the second time.

Big Cypress Bend Boardwalk Reopens


  The Big Cypress Bend Boardwalk on the north side of Route 41 West of SR-29 has reopened to the public. The boardwalk had been closed since late March.  The 2,300-foot wooden boardwalk takes visitors into the heart of Fakahatchee Strand, the largest bald cypress/royal palm swamp in the world. The bald cypress trees surrounding the boardwalk are hundreds of years old. A […]

Marco Island Christmas House & Business Decorating Contest Judging Dates Announced!


The judges for the 27th Annual Marco Island House And Business Christmas Decorating Contest has just been announced!

Craft Bazaar at the United Church of Marco

Just in Time for the Holidays

The United Church of Marco has announced they will be holding a Craft Bazaar in November.