Marco Island Police Department Halloween Safety Tips

The Marco Island Police Department wants to work with you to make Halloween safe! We will have several extra Police Officers on duty during traditional trick or treat hours.  Additionally your Police Officers will be supported by Code Compliance Officers, Reserve & Auxiliary Police Officers, Police Volunteers as well as members of the Marco Police Foundation – Neighborhood Watch group. […]

Ground-breaking Ceremony Planned for Collier & Davis Boulevards Improvement Projects

A brief ground-breaking ceremony will be held for the Collier & Davis Boulevards Road Widening Improvement Projects on Monday, Oct. 31 at 10 a.m.  A tent will be set up on the grounds of 8770 Davis Boulevard, Naples. The tent location is near a building in the process of construction and across the street from Taco Bell.  (A diagram of […]

The Mystery of an 1890 Envelope Postmarked “Malco”

Craig Woodward  It was like an episode from PBS’s popular TV show – History Detectives, a local historical item with a large mystery behind it. The item: a very rare envelope with a most unique cancellation showing it was postmarked at Malco Florida and mailed in 1890 to a St. Clair Whitman of Cedar Keys, Florida. “Malco” was the official […]