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City Manager Candidate Field Now Down to Two

By Samantha Husted | September 08, 2018

By Steve “Stef” Stefanides On September 4 the Marco City Council reduced its list of potential picks for an interim city manager to three possible candidates. They initially had five individuals to pick from but William Vance chose to drop out of the running and pursue other opportunities, after he was chosen as one of the five to be vetted […]

Letter to the Editor: All Politics is Local

By Samantha Husted | September 08, 2018

Once again, “All politics is local”! Isn’t it somewhat ironic that in the very same week that ‘Anonymous’ has an Op-Ed published in the New York Times that a local group calling themselves “Marco concerned citizens” pass around anonymously an email attacking Dr. Jerry Swiacki from his time as Chair of the Parks & Recreation Committee, Jim Richards who is […]

YMCA Opens 24-Hour Fitness Center

By Samantha Husted | September 07, 2018

Submitted Great things are happening at the Greater Marco Family YMCA! On September 1, the Marco Y became a 24-Hour Fitness Center, making the Marco Y the premier 24-hour fitness facility for Marco Island residents and visitors. Current Marco Y members will receive the 24-hour access automatically with an active membership and must stop by the Welcome Center desk to […]