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It’s Not Too Late to Register for the Virtual CCPS STEAM Conference on January 30th

Rumination from the Rock and Beyond

Jory Westberry discusses the Collier County Public Schools virtual experience, in her column Ruminations From the Rock and Beyond.

Satellite Communications for Fire Department During Disasters


The Marco Island Fire Rescue Department has received a generous gift from viLogics that will improve their efferts in disaster situations.

Nominations for Planning Board Create Controversy


The Marco Island Planning Board went through a rough transition during their recent meeting.

Marco YMCA’s Nine New Pickleball Courts Officially Open


Marco’s YMCA of South Collier got a one-up on COVID-19 this past week with the official opening of nine brand-new pickleball courts.

2021 Marco Island Chamber of Commerce Installation


The Marco Island Chamber of Commerce held their first 2021 meeting to recognize achievements and the promotion of their next president.

Manatee Elementary School Received Offering for its Emergency Fund


Each year, The United Church of Marco Island (UCMI) Missions Committee selects a local mission to dedicate a special Christmas offering.

MIA Boys Run Out of Gas at Seacrest after Successful Week


The Marco Island Academy Rays hit the wall after their latest match with Seacrest. See the full story, along with photos from the match, here!

Marco’s YMCA of South Collier Seen as State & National Inspiration


Even with COVID-19, the YMCA of Marco Island continues to promote good health for its community.

MIA Senior is Leading Rebounder in Florida

2nd in Nation

Marco Island Academy’s star rebounder Megan Sweeney’s has just been named the top game average in the state of Florida.

An Explosion of Colorful Winter Bloomers

Magentas, Blues, Whites & Purples

  Driving around Marco Island you don’t have to wait long till you come upon a bush or a small tree with a stunning display of blossoms. Southwest Florida has a year-round growing season with plenty of sun and summer humidity. This allows gardeners in the Sunshine State to enjoy blooms all year long.  A flowering bougainvillea is very common all over the Island with their vibrant and colorful […]


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