‘The Kings Speech’

The Headquarters Regional Library schedules encore presentation of the film ‘The Kings Speech’ winner of the 2010 Academy Award for best picture is being shown for a second time Wednesday, June 15, 2 p.m. at the Headquarters Regional Library, located at 2385 Orange Blossom Drive. “The film was originally shown this past week to a full house with others expressing […]

Pet Supply Drive

Collier County Public Library is pleased to be partnering with Collier County Domestic Animal Services by hosting a pet supply drive through Saturday, June 25. All 10 county libraries are participating. For your convenience, a poster and drop box are located near each library entrance. We will gladly accept any of the following items: Kitty Litter Leashes (please no retractable) […]

Book Club and Bible Studies

Marco Presbyterian Church is kicking off a Classic Summer Book Club for ladies; mothers and daughters are encouraged to participate. The group will explore how the main characters discover what it means to be a woman of God. The Book Club discussion will begin at 5:30 p.m. The schedule is as follows: “Anne of Green Gables” by L.M. Montgomery, June […]

Home Market Holds Steady on Marco Island

Statistics for Marco Island only properties, from the Marco Island Area Association of Realtors® Multiple Listing Service, continue to show high sales activity. Pending listings, all property types, are up in the year-to-year comparison (April 2010 to April 2011) by 22.03% and up in the month-to-month comparison (March 2011 to April 2011) by 7.46%. Total all property types closed (Marco […]

Civil Air Patrol honored with international award

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. – Civil Air Patrol, the U.S. Air Force auxiliary, will be awarded a World Peace Prize during a June 14 ceremony at the U.S. Capitol. Chief Judge of the World Peace Prize and retired U.S. Rep. Lester Wolff announced CAP will be honored as the World Peace Corps Mission’s “Roving Ambassador for Peace” at the […]

Financial Planning for a Healthy Future

A Fiscal Fitness Plan for Women. Join me every Thursday 10-11 a.m. at Raymond James & Associates, Inc., 606 Bald Eagle Drive, Suite 401, Marco Island. A lively, informative, complimentary presentation that’s specifically created for women just like you. You’ll learn · Why women’s financial needs are different from men’s · How to organize your finances · Why you need […]


Since 1970, Newcomers Club of Marco Island has welcomed over 5,000 women from all over the world to our tropical paradise. The objective of our club is to foster friendships for life through a wide range of enjoyable activities. President Rachel DeHanas was recently installed for the 2011-2012 year. You may be eligible for the Newcomers Club even if you […]

National Advisory Board

Kira Krumm has recently been named to the National Advisory Board of the Marco Island Academy. According to Jane Watt the schools founder, her role will be to assist and guide the school’s art program. As an accomplished designer, Ms. Krümm continues her dedication to the arts and her community. In addition to her affiliation with many national and international […]

Feral Cat Free Spay/Neuter Through August

Time is running out for FREE cat spay/neuter in Collier County. The Collier Spay Neuter Clinic is offering 400 free spay/neuter surgeries for cats available now through Wednesday, August 31, 2011. Trap-Neuter-Release Grant · June – Aug 2011 · Call (239) 514-7647 for information. The Collier Spay Neuter Clinic (CSNC) has created a spay/neuter campaign called “Stop Littering.” The program […]