Editorial

She Was an Island Icon

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Steve Stefanides writes about island icon Dottie Weiner in his column, More Straight Talk.

‘Tis The Season


In a Letter to the Editor Ernest Zuccarelli voices his opinion on laws and regulations on Marco Island.

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 […]

Be Thankful for the Commitment of Others on Thanksgiving


Steve Stefanides writes about what people should truly be thankful for in his column, More Straight Talk.

To the Residents of Collier County:


At the last meeting of the Commission, one subject on the agenda was Median Landscaping. The FDOT – (Florida Transportation Department) – advised Collier County that we had won the grant for median landscaping along the new section of US 41 East from 951 east to Greenway Rd., and also for the remaining section of Collier Blvd/951 between US41 and […]

The Christmas Box Angel


Marco Island’s Christmas Box Angel sculpture is one of only seven in Florida, with the closest Angel located 147 miles away in Tampa.

Publix Eagles Busy with “Nestorations” by Big Publix

I just wanted to share the great progress a new pair of eagles has made on rebuilding the nest by the Publix on S. Barfield. Last December it was approved by city council for Publix to do a major demolition and reconstruction process. Last nesting season (October – May) there weren’t any residents. This season we have a beautiful new […]

NO to Sale of Recreational Marijuana on Marco Island

In a Letter to the Editor Amadeo Petricca voices his opinion on medical marijuana on Marco Island.

What Does the Future Hold?

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Steve Stefanides writes about how special Marco Island weekends are in his column, More Straight Talk.

Principal For the Day

Coastal Comments

You must be getting into the season of things, because we have lots of stuff going on everywhere we look. And look at the Coastal Breeze! They are so good they have to expand to a once-a-week publication! Now that’s success. but now I’ll mention a few things you might be interested in seeing. This past Saturday, the Marco Island […]


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