Daytime actors return for 15th Annual SWFL Soapfest charity weekend
Published 4/17/2014 at 9:14 a.m. 0 comments
Soapfest returns for its annual weekend festival featuring daytime celebrity actors and signature events to raise funds for local children's charities. Tickets are now on sale for the 15th Annual Southwest Florida Soapfest Charity Weekend May 23-26. "This
On The Hook: Tough fishing and going for the long shot
Published 4/17/2014 at 8:43 a.m. 0 comments
Sometimes, getting into good fishing is tough. Awhile back, I received an email from a reader in response to one of my articles relating to hard fishing experiences and the responders gist was "how awful it is to see folks, ...
The 'merit' of digging: Sifting through Marco Island's past, Boy Scouts become archaeologists
Published 4/17/2014 at 8:18 a.m. 0 comments
The section of the island is called "Old Marco," and the name may be more apt than many people realize. Just steps away from the Snook Inn at the north end of Bald Eagle Drive, Gene Erjavec led a group ...
Gardening: Tropical ornamental shrubs a must have
Published 4/16/2014 at 8:38 a.m. 0 comments
Tropical ornamental shrubs are an important element in the home landscapes of South Florida. Some have brightly colored leaves or flower much of the year. Almost all are evergreen, meaning they keep their leaves year round. This allows you to ...
Art & Antiques: Dating your pocket watch
Published 4/16/2014 at 8:29 a.m. 0 comments
There are many objects that I appraise at my public events worldwide: paintings, sculptures, pottery, prints, beaded purses, Native American leatherware, toys, glassware, gold jewelry, silver, swords, guns, historic documents, sports collectibles, movie m
It's The Law: Associations can tow cars
Published 4/15/2014 at 9:43 p.m. 3 comments
Question: Recently a friend of mine had a vehicle towed from our property without warning or anything after being parked for less than 30 minutes on the side of our road. Does a homeowner association have authority to tow parked ...
The Bookworm: Making the best of the situation
Published 4/15/2014 at 5:11 p.m. 0 comments
You were sure that everyone was in awe. There you were, poised, confident, and in control. You had a handle on things and you were workin' it. All eyes were on you, watching, and you were sure they were impressed ...
Ask The Pharmacist: Six healthy options to curb your hunger
Published 4/15/2014 at 2:26 p.m. 0 comments
Question: I am 90 pounds overweight and just began taking the medication Xenical. Is there another drug that works better than this? Are there any supplements you recommend? – J.M., Dallas, Texas
Real estate to the 'Max': Re/Max office celebrates a banner year
Published 4/14/2014 at 12:29 p.m. 4 comments
Local Re/Max real estate associates have a lot of reasons to celebrate – about 430,000,000 of them. That figure, $430 million, is the total dollar volume for the brokerage group as a whole last year.
Marco Relay for Life: Annual walk 'on track' to set new record
Published 4/14/2014 at 11:56 a.m. 0 comments
With their legs a little heavier, but their hearts – and wallets – a little lighter, Marco Island has put another Relay for Life into the record books.
Bay Days: Cleaning up Tigertail
Published 4/14/2014 at 11:18 a.m. 0 comments
The Friends Of Tigertail Beach once again called on volunteers to help clean up Tigertail Beach on Saturday, at the annual Bay Days cleanup event. Garbage bags and work gloves were provided courtesy of Keep Collier Beautiful.
Marco Island's annual Easter Sunrise Service beckons the faithful
Published 4/11/2014 at 4:00 a.m. 11 comments
They prepare in the wee early mornings, in the quiet solitude of their homes. The only light coming from an iPad or computer screen. They listen and reflect, thinking of God and his resurrection. For three Island clergymen, it's a ...
Marco Players Children's Theater presents 'The Odd Couple'
Published 4/10/2014 at 11:58 a.m. 0 comments
The Odd Couple, a classic comedy that earned Neil Simon his first Tony Award premiered on Broadway in 1965. Two mismatched roommates, an uptight, neat freak newswriter, Felix Unger is thrown out by his wife and moves in with his ...
Marco Relay for Life: All-night walk moves to Mackle Park, with help from many
Updated 4/10/2014 at 10:43 a.m. 2 comments
Cancer is both personal and universal. It attacks people one by one, disrupting the normal functioning of the body, but also unites people through their shared response. Everyone, it seems, has been touched by this deadly disease, has a loved ...
Marco Island's arts organizations unite to build a stronger, more powerful bond
Published 4/10/2014 at 10:20 a.m. 1 comment
The newly formed Cultural Alliance of Marco Island and Goodland wants to prove there's more strength in numbers. Its goal, "to speak with a unified voice in the community, the media and local government," may be the linchpin needed for ...
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- Apr 14th 2014 Re/Max Awards, Marco Island, 2014
- Apr 14th 2014 Relay for Life, Marco Island, 2014
- Apr 14th 2014 Bay Days, Tigertail, 2014
- Apr 8th 2014 Just Friends cooking demo at CJ's
- Apr 7th 2014 Tour de Marco 2014
- Apr 7th 2014 Festival of the Arts, Marco Island, 2014
- Apr 3rd 2014 Business Expo, Marco Island, 2014
- Mar 31st 2014 Marco Island Seafood & Music Fest, 2014
- Mar 27th 2014 Enchantments exhibit
- Mar 20th 2014 Spaghetti dinner, Marco Island, 2014
- Mar 20th 2014 Mutts & Martinis, Marco Island, 2014
- Mar 17th 2014 Nest Fest, 2014
- Nov 5th 2010 New uniforms for the Lely High School…
- May 27th 2010 Spring football preview: Naples
- Jul 6th 2009 Marco's Fireworks Finale
- Jun 19th 2009 Latin Dancing to Fitness
- May 26th 2009 Taps on Marco
- May 22nd 2009 Island Idols
- Apr 9th 2009 Mazzola on Show
- Apr 9th 2009 Tumblin' Time
- Feb 26th 2009 Cool Shots
- Oct 23rd 2008 Marco Police Arrest Video