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 ...
Gardening: Flowering shrubs and trees help make Marco a colorful place to be
Published 2/26/2014 at 10:47 a.m. 0 comments
There are many flowering shrubs and trees either in bloom or just beginning to bloom right now around Marco Island. Several people have asked me about the pretty pink trees blooming in the medians.
Art & Antiques: Barbie and 50 years of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue
Published 2/26/2014 at 10:34 a.m. 0 comments
The coming together of the Barbie doll with Sports Illustrated's annual swimsuit issue unites two iconic American brands. Barbie's appearance in Sports Illustrated celebrates the 50th anniversary edition of the famous and popular swimsuit issue. And, her
The Bookworm: Questioning one's sanity; spending the golden years at home
Published 2/26/2014 at 10:26 a.m. 0 comments
Your neighbor loves heavy rock & roll. He has all the CDs of all the major metal bands. It's impressive, really, the determination he used to find them, starting with the earliest and the heaviest. He listens to them every ...
Ask The Pharmacist: Squashing free radicals
Published 2/26/2014 at 10:10 a.m. 0 comments
Question: Two of my relatives have pancreatic cancer, and I'm worried sick for myself. No symptoms yet, but is there anything I can share with them, or take myself? – D.T., Sacramento, California. Answer: I'm sorry to hear about your ...
It's The Law: Settlement agreement is tough to undo
Published 2/24/2014 at 10:59 p.m. 0 comments
Question: I was in a lawsuit and the judge ordered us to mediation. In the mediation, I settled with the other party. I now realize the settlement agreement is unfair and want to get rid of it. How hard will ...
Blessing of the fleet: Marco Island Yacht Club breaks out their dress whites and nautical caps
Published 2/24/2014 at 9:34 a.m. 6 comments
As pleasure boating cruises go, this one was short in terms of distance, but long on pomp and circumstance. Saturday morning, the Marco Island Yacht Club held their annual Presentation and Blessing of the Fleet ceremony, with a baker's dozen ...
'February After Five': Chop 239 in the Esplanade hosts Chamber event
Published 2/20/2014 at 9:44 a.m. 0 comments
Each month, the Marco Island Area Chamber of Commerce holds an "After Five" get-together, a chance for chamber members, supporters and the curious to meet, mingle and socialize in a different, pleasant location, with a buffet provided and adult beverages
The once-a-week retail emporium: Vendors wake up early to offer a little bit of everything at the Marco Island Farmers' Market
Published 2/20/2014 at 8:56 a.m. 1 comment
As the sun peeks over the horizon, Veterans Park is a beehive of activity. Starting in the predawn darkness, a section of the park is transformed from an open strip of well-beaten grass into a once-a-week retail emporium and food ...
- Mar 13th 2014 Marco Island Shell Show, 2014
- Mar 13th 2014 March After 5, Marco Island, 2014
- Mar 10th 2014 St. Patrick's Day Parade, Marco…
- Mar 10th 2014 K of C Fish Fry, 2014
- Mar 3rd 2014 Frankenstein at Marco Lutheran
- Mar 3rd 2014 RC Laser Regatta, Marco Island, 2014
- Mar 3rd 2014 Marco festival, 2014
- Feb 27th 2014 Buddy Day, 2014
- Feb 24th 2014 MIYC Blessing of the Fleet, 2014
- Feb 20th 2014 Marco Island Farmer's Market, 2014
- Feb 20th 2014 After 5 at Chop 239
- Feb 16th 2014 Goodland Boat Parade, 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