Governor DeSantis Appoints Nanette Rivera of Marco to Big Cypress Basin Board

On December 18, 2020 Governor DeSantis appointed three board members to the Big Cypress Basin Board (BCBB) namely Nanette Rivera, Andy Hill and Dan Waters. Just like members of the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board they are appointed by the Governor, BCBB appointees and must be approved by the Florida Senate. Rivera is the second Marco resident […]

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Coastal Comments

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

Johnny Pickleball Show Provides Glimpse of Things to Come at Marco YMCA

The new nine-court pickleball facility at the Marco YMCA is attracting all kinds of people, including the Johnny Pickleball Show.

It Is Unmistakably Christmas at the Marco Island Florist Home and Gifts

Coastal Breeze writer Maria Lamb talks about the Marco Island Florist and the varieties they have for the holidays.

Christmas List for Santa

Ask the CFP

Darcie Guerin discusses the impact of COVID-19, the hope for the future, and more, in her column, Ask the CFP.

Noel or Never

All That Glitters

Richard Alan presents the next issue of his column, All That Glitters.

DAR and American Legion Post 404 Continue Wreaths Across America Tradition

Marco Island Cemetery was decorated with the wreaths from the Daughters of the American Revolution for their annual tradition, Wreaths Across America.

Repurpose Your Poinsettias Beyond the Holidays

Coastal Breeze writer Maria Lamb shares the story of the Christmas plant known as the Poinsettia, as well as ways of keeping around even after the holidays.


Good Neighbors Summit

Letter to the Editor

In Letter to the Editor, Rick Kohnen discusses Citizens for a Better Marco and trying to improve single-family homes for Marco Island.

Real Estate is Hot

The real estate housing market has been soaring over the last six months, and the local market both on Marco Island and across South Florida are no exception.