Marcophiles: Time flies – So do hats and pants
Published 10/31/2013 at 9:20 a.m. 0 comments
Here we are with Halloween in our rear view mirror, rushing toward Thanksgiving and the December holidays, still bewildered about how fast the past year streaked by. How could that be? Maybe the Mars lander and its follow-up friend Curiosity ...
The Book Worm: Death, haunts and the haunted
Published 10/30/2013 at 11:39 a.m. 0 comments
Let's say you want to stir up a little something.Start with three cups of quiet collaboration. Add in a dash of rumor; a teaspoon each of anti-Semitism, segregation, and Red Scare; and a tablespoon of divisive politics. Stir in money ...
Ask The Pharmacist: Herbal relief for nerve pain
Published 10/30/2013 at 11:14 a.m. 0 comments
Question: I have nerve pain that is chronic and related to my diabetes. I take medication for that, and want to add some supplements that might help. I promise to ask my doctor if they're alright for me, if you ...
An event-full season: Never a shortage of things to do in Southwest Florida
Published 10/29/2013 at 12:41 p.m. 0 comments
For those of you who live in Southwest Florida full time, there are two distinct seasons. You have the laid back, steamy months of summer, when you can get a table on Third Street South, drive on uncongested roads, and ...
Around Town: U.S. 41 East intersection reconfiguration project should begin soon
Published 10/28/2013 at 3:47 p.m. 0 comments
The road construction project should begin shortly for the reconfiguration of the intersection at U.S. 41 East and Collier Boulevard (County Road 951).
THE MAIN EVENT: Locals to step into the ring, along with international boxers
Published 10/28/2013 at 12:28 p.m. 73 comments
Laydeeez and gentlemen! Coming to Marco Island, a premier primetime presentation of the pugilistic arts, featuring courageous combatants, local lads Rob "the Macedonian Mauler" Popoff and Jimmy "the Irish Assassin" Downey, augmented by an international be
Too cute to be scary: Kids try out costumes at Mackle Park Halloween Spooktacular
Published 10/28/2013 at 11:31 a.m. 0 comments
Hundreds thronged Mackle Park Saturday afternoon for the annual Halloween Spooktacular. A quick look around showed the sort of sights and creatures you can't usually see unless you first slug down a pint of Old Overcoat.Zombies, mutants, pirates, Death h
It's The Law: Florida domicile – How to get it
Published 10/25/2013 at 10:29 a.m. 0 comments
Question: I understand there are some real benefits to making Florida my domicile. Can you highlight some of those benefits and explain domicile? Answer: Florida domicile has been defined by the courts as "the permanent residence of a person or ...
CHURCH LADY: Music enhances the church experience for Island teens
Published 10/24/2013 at 1:39 p.m. 2 comments
The Church Lady Kathleen Tuttle find teenagers who play at church.
Gardening: Height, width and plant selection
Published 10/24/2013 at 1:38 p.m. 0 comments
When choosing a plant for a particular landscaping area, the mature height and width of the plant is a very important factor to consider. Plants can become stressed when constant pruning is necessary to keep the plant at our desired ...
The Bookworm: Challenge your perceptions; the will of man
Published 10/24/2013 at 1:35 p.m. 0 comments
So whaddaya know? Probably quite a bit, when it comes right down to it. You know where you are, what's in front of you, and how to read these words, for starters. You know what it's like outside, what you ...
Ask The Pharmacist: Metal allergies may cause eczema
Published 10/23/2013 at 9:06 p.m. 0 comments
Question: I have eczema that comes and goes, and I'm currently using a steroid cream which helps. I am sure when I stop the cream, it will return. Any advice? – E.H., Tampa, Florida Answer: There are many factors to ...
lt's The Law: Seller has options when buyer defaults
Published 10/22/2013 at 10:38 a.m. 0 comments
Question: I have a contract for sale of my condominium. The buyer told me he no longer wants to close. Assuming the buyer fails to close, what options do I have? Answer: In any breach of contract case, the first ...
St. Petersburg undergoing shuffleboard revival
Published 10/21/2013 at 6:35 p.m. 0 comments
2013 is an important year in more ways than one for the sport of shuffleboard. It's the 100th anniversary of the game in Florida, and the 90th anniversary for the St. Petersburg club, which is the largest in the world. ...
Marco Island Charter Middle student wins statewide essay contest, four-year tuition
Published 10/21/2013 at 1:31 p.m. 2 comments
It is said a picture is worth a thousand words. Words have their value too, as Marco Island Charter Middle School student Madison Hopkins found out. In her case, they are worth a college education – plus an invite to ...
- Dec 9th 2013 Marco Island holiday boat parade, 2013
- Dec 5th 2013 MIAAOR installation, 2013
- Dec 5th 2013 Christmas Pet Parade, Marco Island, 2013
- Dec 2nd 2013 Santa visits Marco Island, 2013
- Nov 25th 2013 GoShots: MICMS Boogie and Blues
- Nov 25th 2013 Jolley Be Good 5K
- Nov 22nd 2013 Arturo's After Five
- Nov 7th 2013 Marco Island Farmers' Market, 2013
- Nov 4th 2013 Breakfast and Birds, 2013
- Oct 28th 2013 Spooktacular, Mackle Park, 2013
- Oct 22nd 2013 MIA Homecoming, 2013
- Oct 21st 2013 The resurgence of shuffleboard
- 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