It's The Law: The 'Lady Bird' proviso' avoids probate
Published 3/11/2014 at 9:53 a.m. 0 comments
Question: I am a retired Michigan attorney enjoying my old age and winters in Bonita Springs. Like many residents I belong to a golf group all of which members are retired. Often during a round, in contrast to discussing individual ...
Fish factory: K of C hosts first fish fry of Lent at San Marco
Published 3/10/2014 at 10:46 a.m. 0 comments
It may not have been feeding the 5,000, but it wasn't far from it. The first fish fry of the season was thronged Friday evening in the parish hall at San Marco Catholic Church. Over 900 diners came to be ...
A great day for a parade: Sons & Daughters of Erin celebrate St. Patrick's Day early
Published 3/10/2014 at 10:42 a.m. 1 comment
There's a method in their March marching madness. Marco Island traditionally holds its St. Patrick's Day parade early, one week ahead of the massive St. Paddy's parade in Naples, thereby allowing bands and floats to march in both.
The Bookworm: Girls – A dramatic story and some fun insight
Published 3/7/2014 at 4:00 a.m. 0 comments
You've had the best of times. You've seen the worst of times. The former seems like a tissue in a hurricane: here, then whisked away in a blink, as though it never occurred. The latter is something like a car ...
Art from our environment: Shell Club slates annual show and sale
Published 3/5/2014 at 10:31 p.m. 0 comments
It has been a busy three months for Marco Island Shell Club members as they've designed and crafted works of art from the former homes of crustaceans. Their handiwork will go on display and be available for purchase next week ...
On The Hook: Fishing equipment calamity
Published 3/5/2014 at 4:42 p.m. 0 comments
"Kerplunk!" A sound that you never want to hear on a fishing boat. It's the last sound that emits from a rod and reel as it enters the water. We heard that woeful sound on a charter here last week. ...
Art & Antiques: Top 5 collectibles – More valuable than you think
Published 3/5/2014 at 4:24 p.m. 0 comments
With more expertise and education than most appraisers who serve clients in their homes, I have identified very valuable objects that were overlooked for numerous clients over the years.
Ask The Pharmacist: Thyroid healthy tips
Published 3/3/2014 at 11:04 p.m. 0 comments
Question: I take Synthroid for my thyroid condition and also Wellbutrin for depression. I am in pretty good health other than my hair still coming out, and I have cold hands and feet, but I feel better overall. What else ...
It's alive! Marco Lutheran Church hosts a musical 'Frankenstein'
Published 3/3/2014 at 12:41 p.m. 0 comments
Dr. Frankenstein had only the best intentions – really. But his plan to ease the suffering of mankind, by making it possible to bring people back from the dead, hit some serious snags. These are recounted onstage this weekend during ...
Midway on Marco: Y Festival brings family fun to Veterans' Park
Published 3/3/2014 at 12:08 p.m. 0 comments
They called it "The Festival on Marco," and for three days, the event benefitting the Greater Marco Family YMCA turned Veterans' Community Park into a carnival. Blessed by glorious weather, couples, families and groups of teenagers roamed the midway, tryi
11th Annual Midwinter Regatta: Kaighin wins 5th straight RC Laser championship on Marco Island
Published 3/3/2014 at 8:58 a.m. 0 comments
Jim Kaighin of the Bahamas won his fifth straight Midwinter RC Laser Championship Regatta title on Sunday, on the lake at Mackle Park on Marco Island. His flight was delayed nearly three hours on Friday due to heavy rain in ...
A time for sacrifice: Ash Wednesday kicks of 40 days of Lent
Published 3/1/2014 at 12:26 p.m. 2 comments
From Ash Wednesday, on March 5 to April 19, the day before Easter, Lent will be observed by Roman Catholics, most Episcopal congregations and some Protestant congregations, such as Lutherans, Presbyterians and United Methodists. The season is a 40-day per
Beach buddies: Immokalee children visit Hideaway Beach for Buddy Day
Published 2/27/2014 at 10:40 a.m. 6 comments
It's almost unthinkable – but true. Many of the children from Immokalee who came to Hideaway Beach on Wednesday for Buddy Day, the 21st year the program has run, have never been to the beach, never seen the Gulf, despite ...
The midway on Marco: 3rd annual festival come to Veterans Park
Published 2/26/2014 at 12:27 p.m. 0 comments
Folks from all over Southwest Florida will flock to Marco Island this weekend to attend the 3rd Annual Festival on Marco at Veterans Park. This three-day event is the premier fundraiser for the Marco Island Charter Middle School and the ...
Book Review: White releases 'Bone Deep' – slates Marco signing
Published 2/26/2014 at 10:58 a.m. 0 comments
Doc Ford has become a literary institution, with his own restaurants, one in Sanibel and one on Fort Myers Beach, and now with a CBS television series being planned. All that and a cracking good story will lift Ford's latest ...
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