Adult Softball

With the regular season champion having been decided weeks ago, NeNe’s kitchen was playing to hold on to its undefeated season. A letdown was clearly possible but, as they have all year, NeNe’s came out to play. Brad Frazier’s 3 hits including a HR, along with Greg St Amour’s and Neil Alberry’s 3 hits, the team defeated Nacho Mama’s 16 […]

Academy makes changes

In its inaugural year, Marco Island Academy Charter High School is continuing to add excellent staff to its education and athletic departments. After an abrupt resignation by Science teacher, Dr. Michael Doherty, a joint effort by both Laurie Havemeir and Stacey Faremouth has continued the curriculum where the former Science teacher had ended. MIACHS is pleased to announce the new […]

TIME TO GO MR. ASAD

BEYOND THE COAST by Tarik Ayasun turk1949@comcast.net Since the March of 2011, news from Syria sometimes dominated the news and other times played second fiddle to the domestic political scene here in America. Unfortunately, most Americans may not be able to locate Syria on a map of the Middle East, let alone on a world map. The geographical location of […]

Beach Clean Up

On Sunday, March 18th, the City of Marco Island’s Beach Advisory Committee (BAC) and Publix sponsored the monthly beach clean-up. Starting at 8 AM at the South Beach boardwalk, thirty-five (35) volunteers joined BAC Chairman and Publix Manager Kevin Donlan to clean up the beach. The volunteers included Publix employees and family members. Participants were given a t-shirt for their […]

Council Changes Chairs

By Coastal Breeze News Staff At its meeting on March 19th, the city council passed the chairman’s gavel from Jerry Gibson to Larry Magel. When the matter came up, Chairman Gibson immediately and graciously nominated Mr. Magel. There were no other nominations, and the same procedure followed for the election, with Magel nominating Joe Batte as vice chairman. The election […]