It's The Law: Car repairs require written estimate
Published 4/9/2014 at 4:00 a.m. 0 comments
Question: I took my car into a local repair shop last week. When I went back to pick it up, the bill was huge and I think they did a lot of work that was not needed. Can they get ...
Island Theater Company presents 'Always A Bridesmaid'
Published 4/8/2014 at 6:23 p.m. 0 comments
The Island Theater Company recently announced their April-May production of "Always A Bridesmaid." The production brings a story about love, friendship, life and marriage to the stage at the Rose History Auditorium. The play is the latest by the writing ...
PHOTOS: Just Friends enjoy cooking demo at CJ’s
Published 4/8/2014 at 5:08 p.m. 0 comments
Members of Just Friends enjoyed a cooking demo at CJ's with Chef Laura Owen. They were given a tour of the kitchen as Owen explained the various posts of food preparation. The lunch demo included a main dish, salad, dessert ...
Art & Antiques: Flowers in Renaissance and Baroque art
Published 4/8/2014 at 4:48 p.m. 0 comments
Did you ever think that working in your garden could enhance your art collection? Recognizing flower forms may help you to cash in on fine art. Flowers have been important subjects in fine art for centuries. Renaissance artists painted flowers ...
The Bookworm: Friendships blossom in 'Gardening'
Published 4/8/2014 at 4:20 p.m. 0 comments
Every day, all spring and summer long, you try to go to bed. First is the flower bed, with waves of yellows, pinks, and reds. Then there's a garden bed filled with the promise of lunch. Sheets of plants make ...
Ask The Pharmacist: A dozen ways to reduce chronic pain
Published 4/8/2014 at 4:06 p.m. 1 comment
Question: I have chronic pain and take ibuprofen daily plus hydrocodone and celecoxib. I'm willing to do anything right now that could help. The craziest thing is that nothing happened to me, I just developed pain over the years, no ...
200 cyclists enjoy 4th annual Tour de Marco
Published 4/7/2014 at 11:57 a.m. 0 comments
What is a cycling event without a scandal? In the aftermath of the fourth annual Tour de Marco on Sunday morning, controversy reared its head.
Marco Fire Foundation holds community pancake breakfast
Published 4/7/2014 at 10:55 a.m. 1 comment
The community turned out for a pancake breakfast Sunday at the Marco Island Fire Station. The event was a fundraiser for the Marco Island Fire Rescue Foundation.
Entering the artistic big leagues: Marco Island festival benefits Art Center
Published 4/7/2014 at 10:33 a.m. 0 comments
Marco Island boasts many exhibits, galleries, and shows – opportunities to "expose yourself to art," as the saying goes – but over the weekend, the island took a step into the big leagues of art.
Bonsai: Lecture and demos part of next Marco Island Center for the Arts' 'Up Close and Personal'
Published 4/4/2014 at 4:00 a.m. 0 comments
The Marco Island Center for the Arts' next Up Close and Personal evening event focuses on bonsai, a thousand-year old art form originating in Asia that has become popular in the Western world as well. The event takes place from ...
2014 Spirit of Marco Island awards: Three more recipients announced
Published 4/3/2014 at 2:34 p.m. 0 comments
The Noontime Rotary Club of Marco Island reported that it presented three 2014 Spirit of Marco Island Awards this past week to Allyson Richards, Ed & Kathy Miracco, Curt and Jacquie Koon owners of CJ's on the Bay.
Marco Island Chamber Business Expo: Hundreds of prospects visit dozens of companies
Published 4/3/2014 at 11:38 a.m. 2 comments
Attendance was strong at the Marco Island Area Chamber of Commerce Business Expo on Monday afternoon. For this 14th annual event, the official clicker showed 393 visitors with 45 minutes still to go at 5:45. The function room at the ...
CVB hosts Marco Island roundtable: Grand Slam season for tourism – summer business may break records, too
Published 4/3/2014 at 8:44 a.m. 2 comments
Nothing gets tourism gurus more psyched that a winning season. On Wednesday, 48 heavy hitting, high-powered tourism executives from Collier County met at the Rose Historical Auditorium on Marco Island to promote the best and discuss the rest. Marco Island
Ask The Pharmacist: Stop painful nerve pain in its' tracks
Published 4/2/2014 at 10:51 p.m. 0 comments
Question: I have neuropathies all over my body, it feels like pins and needles. I take pain medications. Is there anything natural I can do or take? G.D. Seattle, Colorado
On The Hook: Beat the drum
Published 4/2/2014 at 5:44 p.m. 0 comments
March was a tough weather month here on the Paradise Coast. Oh no, not for the folks down here escaping the ravages of the cold anywhere north but, rather, for those with a passion for fishing.
- Apr 18th 2014 Boy Scouts dig
- 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
- 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