Donald E. Condee dies at 82

Donald E. Condee, 82, or Marco Island, died December 29th, 2010. He was born in Macomb, Illinois on December 7th, 1928 and raised in Mt. Sterling, Illinois. His parents were Beatrice (Bea) and Verlin Condee. While at Mt. Sterling High School, he played trumpet in a band, and was on the winning basketball team. For that, he was awarded a […]

2011 Volunteer Appeal

Our dream came true, we have a Museum for Marco and we’re pleased to report a great deal of interest from our donors and the community at large to rent Rose Hall Auditorium. If you’ve ever thought about becoming more involved with MIHS this is the opportunity for you! The Rose History Auditorium (RHA), the Crown Jewel of The Marco […]


The Florida High School Athletic Association’s (FHSAA) 2010-11 Fall Academic Champion Award rankings have been released. A new category has been added to the awards program this year – an Overall Academic Team Champion. This designation reflects a Florida private or public school’s cumulative team grade point average (GPA) across all sports for the respective season. Congratulations to Barron Collier […]


WANT A GREAT WAY TO START THE NEW YEAR? Come to the Nearly New Sale at the JEWISH CONGREGATION OF MARCO ISLAND 991 Winterberry DRIVE Sunday, January 2, 2011, 8AM – 2:30PM Fabulous Bargains and great selections on the following items Bric-a-Brac, Books, CDs, Children’s Items, Clocks, Collectables, Computers, Cutlery, Dishes, Fishing Equipment, Furniture, Games, Giftware, Hats, Hospital Equipment, Jewelry, Kitchen Utensils, Lamps, Linens, Photography Equipment, Pocketbooks, Pool Equipment, Serving Pieces (platters), TVs ENJOY GREAT JEWISH FOOD AT “BERNIE’S DELI” AND “BUBBIE’S JEWISH […]


The Greater Marco Family YMCA announces the start of its new program to help needy community children, “Y Klothes for Kids”. The new program will collect donations to buy clothing for children with need for basic essential clothing items. The Y board discovered a number of children in our community did not even own long pants and at least one […]

News from Marco Presbyterian Church

Marco Presbyterian Church’s Women’s Winter Bible Study Beth Moore’s Daniel Do you look at the world situation and our society today and wonder if anyone is in charge? Marco Presbyterian Church’s Women’s Winter Bible Study based on Beth Moore’s Daniel will explore through history and scripture how God is in control. He is sovereign, never shaken, and never surprised by […]


The Calusa Garden Club is proud to present Monica Brandies Monday January 10th 2011 at the Marco Island Library, Rose Auditorium at 2;00 pm. The public is invited to this special event. The regular membership meeting will begin one hour earlier at 1:00 pm. Monica Brandies is one of Florida’s foremost gardeners and author of 10 gardening books. She is […]

JCMI Bingo Winners

Kiwanis Toys for Kids program

The City Manager, Jim Riviere, pulled the lucky winning tickets for the 50/50 and bicycle raffles sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Marco Island. All proceeds went to our annual Toys for Kids program. $1,250 went to Kyle Leonia and John Fellows won the bicycle. Featured in the photo is left to right Doug Klooz, Jim Riviere, Dan Benedict, chairperson […]

FREE Left Bank Art Fest at the Esplanade January 15, 2011

The Marco Island Foundation for the Arts (MIFA) will host its first Left Bank Art Fest of the season from 10am to 4pm on January 15, 2011 at the Esplanade. This FREE all-day event features local artists with a wide range of original work. Stop by for your first look at new art for 2011, and talk with the artists […]