Praise in the Park

The Shelter for Abused Women & Children

Seeking donations of food and toiletries The Shelter for Abused Women & Children is seeking donations of food and toiletries to help support victims and survivors of intimate partner violence seeking refuge with the nonprofit domestic violence center. “Our 60-bed emergency shelter has been running at capacity for weeks so we are looking for additional support to ensure we can […]

Spring 2011 Youth Basketball

Join us for some fun this spring for the youth basketball season. Everyone makes the team, and everyone plays each game! Financial assistance is available. Boys and girl’s team’s ages 11-12 boys, 11-14 girls, 13-14 boys, and boys/girls 14-16. Must be in high school. Location: Marco YMCA and Naples YMCA. Program Fees: $50/Y members; $75/community members. Team registration: April 1 […]

Parks and Recreation Department

Frank E. Mackle Community Park, 1361 Andalusia Terr. Marco Island, FL 34145. 239-642-0575 PARKS AND RECREATION NOTES Get connected with  Parks and Recreation programs by: All new Parks and Recreation Facebook page Website: Sign-up for Recreation Notices through email on our  Parks and Recreation website. MACKLE PARK PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH TOT YOUTH PROGRAMS, Ages 3 – 5yrs Open Gym Tiny Tumblers […]

Marco Island Realtors Open Doors to Homeownership

During Florida Open House Weekend March 26-27 Realtors are preparing for Florida Open House Weekend, March 26-27, 2011 – a prime opportunity for buyers to visit many homes for sale in a single weekend. Sponsored by the 115,000-member Florida Realtors, it’s the largest open house weekend event in the nation. “Homeownership benefits individuals and families, strengthens our community, and is […]

Center for Blindness and Vision Loss

Lighthouse of Collier, Inc., Center for Blindness and Vision Loss offers programs to help blind and visually impaired be independent in Collier. Program 1: Daily Living Skills Classes Have you been recently diagnosed with macular degeneration, cataracts, tunnel vision or another eye condition? Who helps you learn how to socialize, navigate, communicate and feel safe in a sighted world? Lighthouse […]

Physicians Regional Healthcare System Introduces “ER Extra” Program

New program emphasizes extra fast, extra easy, extra great patient care and customer service. Naples, FL — March 14, 2011 — Physicians Regional Healthcare System CEO Joe D. Pinion announced the introduction of a revolutionary emergency room program, “ER Extra,” aimed at making sure every patient’s emergency room experience is as easy and efficient as possible. “Our emergency rooms have […]

Marco Island Yacht Club “Appreciation Of The Arts”

Open To The Public-Saturday, March 26, 2011 The Marco Island Yacht Club will present in-house artists during an “APPRECIATION OF THE ARTS” weekend to share members’ extraordinary hidden talents and their wonderful creativity!!! This THIRD Annual “Appreciation of the Arts” weekend will hopefully eclipse last year’s event displaying a wide-range of exhibits available for all visitors to peruse. Artists will […]

Mark March 29th on your calendars in RED!

“THANKS MARCO” day is IBERIABANK/MARCO’s way of showing our gratitude for the support Marco Islanders have given to the bank so many times since becoming IBERIABANK. As the banks way of saying “THANKS MARCO,” the bank is breaking out the Weber grill on Tuesday, March 29th to treat everyone to free hot dogs, bratwurst, sauerkraut, and chips with all the […]

Marco Island Academy Updates

The Marco Island Academy is now officially the newest public high school in Collier County. On March 15, 2011, the Collier County School Board approved the final contract for the Academy. Now the Academy organizers will to spring into action to make sure the school opens on time in August. The Academy hosted its 2nd annual 5K race on Saturday […]