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Letters to the Editor, Oct. 15
Letters to the Editor, Oct. 11
As a physician here in Collier County, I have been alarmed by the misinformation circulating in the community regarding medical cannabis.
by Marco Eagle | 4 days ago
Bookworm: ‘Doctor Dogs’ and ‘Kid Activists’
Nobody smiles like your dog does. It’s the best thing: you run out for nine hours or for just a second, it’s all the same to him.Entertainment
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Letters to the Editor, Oct. 4
According to Lisa Conley’s Naples Daily News article dated Nov. 10, 2016, Marco Island residents voted overwhelmingly for now President Donald J. Trump.
Column: Be proactive all year for breast cancer
Naples editor Penny Fisher shares her perspective on her own fight and the loss of one of her biggest supporters.
Letters to the Editor, Sept. 27
I viewed the video of the Sept. 3 City Council meeting and I read letters to the editor in the local papers every week.
Gardening: The spectacular century plant
The century plant (Agave Americana) is an agave that is native to Mexico but is now found worldwide.Outdoors
Letters to the Editor, Sept. 20
As November approaches most of us will begin to decide our Thanksgiving plans ...
Human Rights Campaign neglected race. No more.
I know what it is like to be both black and gay in America. For too long, LGBTQ people of color have been marginalized in our fight for justice.
Letters to the Editor, Sept. 13
The competent nursing care I received for a recent health challenge reminded me of a poignant event in a hospital where I had served as chaplain.
Local news is dead? My readers haven’t heard.
When our weekly newspaper's delivery was delayed by a flat tire, readers noticed. Because we care more about local news than outside accolades.
Letters to the Editor, Sept. 10
Marco Island City Council approved a new three-year contract for the police department.
Why you need to look for the gold star on your license now
In the upper right-hand corner of your driver license or ID card, you should see a gold star. I encourage you to take a moment to check.
Policies that caused Parkland spread nationwide
The Parkland shooter never should have been in the same school as my daughter. But his misbehavior and warning signs went unpunished and ignored.
‘Red flag’ laws won’t work in our flawed world
Abuse of power is inevitable if the government can confiscate firearms from citizens who aren't charged with crimes or diagnosed with mental illness.
Go easy on James Mattis and his new book
Former Secretary of Defense James Mattis did a lot to temper the president. Attacking him in this instance may not be the right move.
Guest Commentary: What ‘Keep the Chief’ means
There is no election, but Marco Island residents may be approached to place a “Keep the Chief” sign in their yard.
Batte: Do the right thing Marco City Council
Police Chief Al Schettino and his police officers were there for us during the disastrous hurricane Irma.
Ask the Pharmacist: Berberine helps with brain-related disorders
Everyone understands that insulin levels play a role in blood sugar metabolism and that insufficient levels lead to hyperglycemia and then diabetes.Life
Bookworm: Getting ahead in business and life
Some things don’t make sense. For Bonnell and Hansberger, though, dropping out of college just short of graduation did.Entertainment
Pharmacist: B deficiency apparent in the potty
When you think of B complex, you probably think of it as one B vitamin, but “B complex” refers to a group of B vitamins consisting of B1, B2, B3, B6 and others.Life
Pharmacist: Issue with popular OTC medicine
The news broke on Sept. 13, with a statement from the Dr. Janet Woodcock, the director at the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research.Life
Gardening: The proper way to mow your lawn
Proper mowing of your lawn can kill weeds and chinch bugs, cure disease, save water and provide fertilizer.Outdoors
Bookworm: Animals in your life; stuff stories
You live with a pack of wolves. There’s no other explanation: you hear growls coming from their bedrooms.Entertainment
Pharmacist: Why some drugs work, others don’t
Medication treatment should be based upon the neurotransmitters that are imbalanced.Life
Bookworm: Questions of life and death
Like many felines, your Fluffy is a fussy eater. She only dines on the freshest food, and if it’s the flavor she doesn’t like today.Entertainment
Pharmacist: Bubonic plague is on the rise
Let’s talk about bubonic plague from a medical standpoint, not a political one. It’s making a new deadly appearance.Life
Letters to the Editor, Sept. 6
With his constant attacks on Congress, his racism, bullying and incredible cruelty to others, he hurts my heart as well as my sensibilities.
Bookworm: From the bizarre to the empowering
You hate to admit it. The truth is, though, you got bored a few times this past summer.Entertainment
Letters to the Editor, Aug. 30
There is little truly rural these days in Florida. Anything resembling “wild” really isn’t.
Bookworm: History in the making
Three months from now, you’ll be making a list and checking it twice.Entertainment
Letters to the Editor, Aug. 27
As students and teachers return to classrooms, here are some facts to digest.
Pharmacist: Natural remedies to treat psoriasis
Many people take “biologic” drugs that have anti-inflammatory actions on the body and reduce the symptoms of auto-immune conditions.Life
Guest Column: Democratic Women greet Passidomo
Florida Senate Majority Leader Kathleen Passidomo was given a warm welcome when meeting with the Democratic Women’s Club of Marco on Tuesday, Aug. 13.
Gardening: Don’t let bugs and weeds take over
August is here and temperatures this month will have highs of about 90-95 and lows in the mid-70s.Outdoors
Bookworm: Wandering pets and wayward readers
The panic can’t be described. Your dog is missing. How did he get out? Where did she go?Entertainment
Pharmacist: Some generics not up to snuff
I’ve always been a proponent for generic medications because they are more affordable and supposedly contain the same biologically active ingredient.Life
Letters to the Editor, Aug. 16
If you support President Trump, you are a racist and responsible for the mass killing in El Paso.