The Marco Memory Project


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

More Masks & More Plans

Coastal Comments

Donna Fiala writes about local happenings in her column, Coastal Comments.

Meals of Hope Outdoor Packaging Event

Volunteers Need

Volunteers are needed as the Marco Island Meals of Hope is preparing for a packaging event this November!

Scholarship Applications, Pantry Donation, Meetings & Events

Marco Island Woman's Club

The following article is from the Marco Island Woman’s Club as they discuss current and upcoming events for the club.

Gone Fishin


  At the close of a brisk December workday in 1890, 69-year old Walter N. Haldeman rose from behind his desk, slipped into his overcoat, draped a wool scarf around his neck, and hat in hand headed home. For the next few weeks, the staff at the Louisville Courier-Journal was instructed to tell all who inquired about the newspaper owner’s whereabouts that he had simply ‘gone fishin.‘  Walter N. Haldeman’s final destination the following morning was sparsely populated in Southwest Florida. Leaving Louisville and its 161,129 residents behind, he boarded a train with a […]

Early Voting in Collier is Easy and Well-Attended

The Drop Box is a Success!

Jory Westberry discusses the new Drop-Off Box for early voters.