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Cheryl Ferrara

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About Cheryl Ferrara


Cheryl Ferrara is the former editor and publisher of the Marco Island Eagle.

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  • Viewpoint: Departing publisher shares her dreams for Marco Published 06/14/2006 at midnight

    As I write my last viewpoint, I am on deadline. I don't know what I will do without deadlines; it's the pressure that makes me comfortable and productive. As publisher of the Marco Island Eagle, I have tried to stay ...

  • Tokyo tricks: Steak house brings thrills of hibachi cooking and fresh sushi to Marco Published 06/08/2006 at midnight

    When our kids were little and we lived in Corinth, Miss., we would drive about two hours to Memphis, Tenn., for special occasions to eat at Beni Hanna Japanese steak house. It was the first place we encountered hibachi tables ...

  • Viewpoint: Summer fun Published 06/07/2006 at midnight

    Summers have changed over the last decade, and for those who have lived here longer, the difference is even more noticeable. This year expect plenty of community activities even though this is low season.

  • Local leaders reject religious theories in 'The Da Vinci Code' Published 06/07/2006 at midnight

    Controversy surrounding the movie release of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code has religious groups wondering if it's another The Last Temptation of Christ released in 1988. Protests against Nikos Kazantzakis' "temptation" began even before it hit theaters.

  • Neumann graduates celebrate achievements at commencement Published 05/31/2006 at midnight

    Valedictorian Elizabeth Collins spoke of her senior class as a family. Mark Monzone, student council president, mentioned it too. The 73 graduates of St. John Neumann High School were in full agreement as they joined together for the 23rd Annual ...

  • Viewpoint: Park funding deserves public consideration Published 05/31/2006 at midnight

    The question of recreation improvements is becoming a significant discussion after the last two City Council Capital Improvement Program workshops. It's a question that residents will ultimately be asked to share.

  • Fun in the sun at Tigertail Beach Published 05/25/2006 at midnight

    It's not too far down the road, but if you haven't been to Tigertail Beach lately, you might want to give it a try. Much of the public service area has been refurbished offering shaded picnic tables, charcoal grills, a ...

  • Pen Pals: Island women share the joy of writing and earn awards for doing it Published 05/24/2006 at midnight

    Gayle Thawley didn't pick up her pen with aspirations of winning an award. Her goal was to create a special gift for her grandchildren as a legacy of their first Christmases. "I just didn't want to wait ten years to ...

  • Viewpoint: Celebrate Safe Boating Week by practicing protection Published 05/24/2006 at midnight

    Although Floridians live in a world of endless summer, Memorial Day still signals the beginning of a season when things are more relaxed and locals can cut loose. The majority of summer folks are working professionals looking to make the ...

  • Dinner and a Movie Published 05/18/2006 at midnight

    Nestled in the heart of Marco Walk on South Collier Boulevard is a movies experience unlike most. It might be dubbed a dinner theater with screen but its casual atmosphere suggests dinner around the television substituting the big screen for ...

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