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American on the Diamond Princess: Don’t panic
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 14
Aren’t even you Trumpers disgusted to see our country turn into a banana republic?
by Marco Eagle | 2 days ago
Biden should quit the Democratic nomination race
Why not let the voters decide? Because Biden's campaign isn't going to work, and other Democrats need a chance to draw minority and centrist support.
by Peter Funt | 4 days ago
GOP can’t wait to attack Sanders’ radical past
Sanders has radical fringe skeletons dangling in closets without doors. He's destined to fail in a general election, perhaps in a 49-state rout.
by Gabriel Schoenfeld | 5 days ago
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 11
A reader wrote about how much it costs to live in Southwest Florida on a fixed income or working three jobs to keep up working for the very rich.
by Marco Eagle | 5 days ago
‘American Factory’: Don’t subsidize worker abuse
We should not be doling out taxpayer gifts to companies that don't meet basic standards like fair wages and safe working conditions.
Ask the Pharmacist: Flu v. Coronavirus
There’s a virus that has become a growing threat to people of all ages.Life
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Letters to the Editor, Feb. 7
Nancy Pelosi should be fired for disrespect to the president of the United States.
Our view: The Senate trial’s damaging legacy
52-48 on abuse of power; 53-47 on obstruction of Congress. Next Democratic president will recall Senate cowards and conclude — anything goes: Our view
Was the Super Bowl halftime show obscene?
To some, the show was a Miami-infused explosion of dance and high-energy music that got you out of your seat. To others, it looked like softcore porn.
How to fix America’s health care system
American health care could learn from the travel booking industry, where solutions for customers are segmented by needs and preferences.
If Trump loses in 2020, he’ll be back
Is this president ready to step out of the limelight? Signs would point to no.
Grifoni: Capping a successful 2019; looking ahead
Yet another year has passed by and we enter into the 2020’s with much to look forward to for our island community.
Parental tech use: The new secondhand smoke
Adults’ digital habits could be hazardous to children’s speech and language development. It's time to act.
The decade in cartoons: The best of Adam Zyglis
The decade in cartoons: A look back at the past decade through the eyes of America’s top cartoonists
Editorial: Bipartisan agreement on Everglades money
What’s important about this one, from a South Florida perspective, is that Everglades restoration is funded to the tune of $200 million.
Russian collusion probe was, yes, a witch hunt
The investigation quickly got off track and ran into dead ends. It should have never led to a special counsel investigation that convulsed the country for two years.
Pharmacist: Surprising benefits of deer nut oil
There is a plant that has beautiful foliage which also provides year-round food for deers ...Life
Letters to the Editor, Jan. 31
It's time to end the Schiff Sham Show. Pelosi's reasons for impeachment are vengeance and to interfere with the outcome of the 2020 election.
Letters to the Editor, Jan. 28
Over 60% of the district’s 48,000 students come from economically disadvantaged homes.
Pharmacist: 4 options for tension headaches
Tension headaches are the most common type of headache, and I’m willing to bet you’ve experienced more than one yourself.Life
Letters to the Editor, Jan. 17
Democrat politicians and their adoring mass media have little on President Trump but their partisan hatred.
Pharmacist: The coffee, blood sugar connection
Coffee gets a bad rap sometimes, but this is almost everyone’s drink of choice when they gather together to share information with one another.Life
Letters to the Editor, Jan. 6
Show me the good stuff that has been done for our country in the last 10 years.
Ask the Pharmacist: Improve your energy
I bet some of you who deal with chronic fatigue are feeling very misunderstood by others.Life
Letters to the Editor, Jan. 3
Republicans accuse Democrats of attempting a coup to overthrow the elected government.
Pharmacist: Medications introduced in 2019
Dear Readers, it’s time for my annual article regarding new medications of the year.Life
Bookworm: A lighter load; the ruling class
So, says Minter, are our garages: a 2006 study indicates that “90 percent of garage space is now used to store stuff, not automobiles.”Entertainment
Pharmacist: And you thought it was just Romaine
At this point, you should probably just throw out all your lettuce.Life
Pharmacist: Solutions for burning mouth syndrome
Holiday foods are all around us at this time of year! And enjoying these pies, cakes and delicious meals is taken for granted by most us.Marco Eagle
Gardening: Keep citrus trees healthy
A lot of Marco Island homes have citrus trees in the yards. Unfortunately, the hurricanes of the past years have damaged many of them.Marco Eagle
Letters to the Editor, Nov. 29
Where's the congressional 'take charge' attitude on gun control? Seen anything? Heard anything?
Bookworm: Life of a party crasher; losing a pet
R.S.V.P., regrets only. Oh, but you’ll be there. This soiree, this little event, this unabashed blow-out is something you wouldn’t dream of missing.Entertainment
Pharmacist: Health benefits of essential oils
Essential oils, when used correctly, have profound and potent actions on the body and impact your metabolic pathways.Life
Letters to the Editor, Nov. 22
With that, our political action committee is forced to proceed with our agenda to solicit signed petitions from registered voters on Marco Island.
Guest column: Marco and the Christmas Box Angel
This is a special message for all parents and grandparents who have lost a child.