Eye on the Y: Christmas is here
Published 12/18/2008 at 6:17 p.m. 0 comments
It’s hard to believe that Christmas is only six days away. The days just fly by anymore. When I was a small lad it seemed that Christmas would never get here; but I knew when my birthday would arrive (It’s ...
Bryan Milk named City of Marco Island Parks and Recreation Director
Updated 12/1/2008 at 11:36 a.m. 13 comments
Marco Island City Manager Steve Thompson named Bryan Milk, 47, to the position of Parks and Recreation Director for the City of Marco Island Tuesday afternoon. The promotion comes with a 15 percent salary increase. Bryan’s new salary is $90,631.50. ...
Former Lely standout faces charges in S. Carolina
Updated 11/19/2008 at 10:26 p.m. 1 comment
Former Lely High School football player Sam Baptiste was among four Charleston Southern University football players arrested in North Charleston, S.C., on Monday night, according to the Associated Press.
Thanksgiving: Islanders serve food, tennis balls
Updated 11/18/2008 at 4:38 p.m. 0 comments
Marco Island is serving up a canned food drive and a team tennis match for Thanksgiving this year.
Marco residents assist in plans for Veterans’ Community Park
Updated 11/10/2008 at 4:37 p.m. 0 comments
Many Marco residents may have thought they cast their final ballot of the year on Super Tuesday, however about 50 Marco residents cast their votes on another ballot Thursday evening — this one pertaining to plans for the new Veterans’ ...
Marco bids farewell to parks and recreation director
Updated 11/3/2008 at 11:22 a.m. 0 comments
The community began hosting formal farewells for Parks and Recreation Director Dana Souza Thursday with an evening in his honor hosted by Leadership Marco members. Other farewell events are also scheduled before Souza's last day with the city Nov. 14.
Eye on Y: Oktoberfest a success, more events coming
Published 10/30/2008 at 4:27 p.m. 0 comments
Last Sunday will remain memorable for area residents and visitors to our little piece of paradise as the 2008 version of Oktoberfest was held at the Esplanade. Why was this event memorable?
Design plans begin for Veterans' Community Park
Published 10/25/2008 at 11:51 p.m. 3 comments
It’s been in the works for at least four years and the time has finally arrived for the Marco Island community to plan for their newest park, the 6.8-acre Veterans’ Community Park on West Elkcam Circle.
Eye on Y: Busy weekend in Marco, courtesy of your Y
Published 10/23/2008 at 4:57 p.m. 0 comments
The Greater Marco Family YMCA has some exciting programs coming up for the second half of October and also some free classes for you.
Eye on the Y: October, the month of changes
Published 10/16/2008 at 4:09 p.m. 0 comments
October is known as the month of changes. Changes in weather will bring to us cooler temperatures and less humidity. Further changes include shorter hours of sunlight (time change will be 2 a.m. on Nov. 1) and putting away the ...
Eye on the Y: October is better at the Y
Published 10/9/2008 at 2:44 p.m. 0 comments
The month of October has taken off with a bang.
Eye on the Y: YMCA celebrates Oktober!
Published 10/1/2008 at 5:03 p.m. 0 comments
It is time for Oktoberfest! Held Oct. 26 at the beautiful Esplanade, located on North Collier Blvd, the fundraiser for the Y will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. for everyone to enjoy.
Eye on the Y: Welcome October at the YMCA
Published 9/25/2008 at 8:29 p.m. 0 comments
It’s a great time to be on Marco Island! We are all looking forward to the month of October, the weather will start changing, the snow birds will be returning and many new programs will begin.
Y has new program, coordinator
Published 9/22/2008 at 5:17 p.m. 0 comments
It won’t be the Tour de France, but Islanders certainly will get cardiovascular exercise in the new indoor cycling classes, which begin on Monday at the YMCA.
Local Recreation Schedule: September 22, 2008
Published 9/22/2008 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
- Jul 4th 2012 Firecracker 5K 2012
- May 27th 2012 CCSO Golden Gate 5K Fun Run
- May 13th 2012 Your Photos: Great Dock Canoe Race 2012
- Apr 2nd 2012 Tour de Marco 2012
- Mar 18th 2012 Marco Bridge Run 2012
- Nov 12th 2011 Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball…
- May 28th 2011 Goodland Canoe & Kayak Regatta 2011
- Apr 3rd 2011 Tour de Marco 2011
- Dec 18th 2010 Marco Island Hill Run 2010
- Oct 24th 2010 Marco Island Spooktacular 2010
- Aug 24th 2010 Marco Island Karate Club
- Aug 2nd 2010 Critters a Camp Mackle special