The Island Theater Company

“It’s A Scream” by David DeBoy Presented by Centennial Bank The Island Theater Company is pleased to announce that Centennial Bank has stepped up as presenting sponsor for the Island Theater Company’s production of “It’s A Scream”. Tickets are now on sale and can be purchased at Centennial Bank / 615 Elkcam Circle, at the Marco Island Historical Society Gift […]

Next Musical “In the Round”

The next IBERIABANK “In The Round” Music Series event will provide a sneak peak at many of the physician musicians who will be performing one week later at the Sudgen. Thanks to the generosity and hard work of Greg Billings, islanders will be entertained by seven of the physicians. Plus one HUGE surprise performance. The physician musicians performing at the […]

Naples man celebrates half-century milestone with 500-mile walking pilgrimage

Restaurant manager David O’Brien publishes book about his 40-day journey walking The Way of St. James across Spain “Follow your heart…life is brief” were the last words Herman Fredenburg spoke to his friend David O’Brien. Currently the manager at Handsome Harry’s Third Street Bistro in Naples, O’Brien was living a comfortable life in Alaska, but as he approached his 50th birthday, […]

Baby needs his own bed!

Some parents bring a newborn into their bed with them because they are unable to afford a crib, causing a potentially life-threatening scenario. While many other parents simply believe it is just a natural loving thing to sleep with their baby, and are unaware of the dangers of co-sleeping, until it’s too late. “The only way to put a baby to […]

Florida Residents: Online Ticket for 50% OFF

Purchase Online Tickets to Enjoy the Whole Zoo for Half Price! Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens is offering Florida residents online tickets for 50% off admission now through November 4, 2012. It’s a great time to catch up with all the animals including the new cheetahs. Along with favorites like lions, tigers, and bears, Naples Zoo is one of only […]

Naples Municipal Airport secures funding for water-management pilot project

The City of Naples Airport Authority has not only secured funds to lengthen an important taxiway at Naples Municipal Airport years ahead of schedule, but also to launch a project that could serve as a national model for water management. The Federal Aviation Administration and Florida Department of Transportation have awarded initial grants totaling almost $1.2 million for design of […]


Florida’s Building Code requires permits for numerous construction tasks. The requirements are standard and stringent to ensure public health, safety and welfare throughout the building industry. To expedite permitting for customers, Collier County staff developed the first phase of an electronic permitting system that saves citizens’ time and cuts costs. At, contractors and property owners have access to the newly-created […]

Domestic Animal Services Seeks Public Input for Ordinance Revision

Domestic Animal Services (DAS) is inviting members of the public to participate in a DAS Advisory Board meeting Tuesday, September 18, at DAS, 7610 Davis Boulevard, at 6:30 p.m. The goal of the meeting is to review the proposed changes to the Animal Control Ordinance and accompanying policy documents. DAS is encouraging interested community members to review the Ordinance and […]

Florida’s Proposed Early Voting Changes Precleared by the U.S. Department of Justice

Early voting in Collier County will change to 8 days, with 12 hours per  The U.S. Department of Justice granted preclearance to the early voting changes in Florida’s election law HB 1355, passed in 2011. The changes, reviewed by a federal panel of judges, mean that early voting in Collier County will begin October 27 and end November 3, including […]


IBERIABANK, 125-year-old subsidiary of IBERIABANK Corporation, is pleased to announce the Subsidy Program, a grant program that will fund $1 million in down payment or closing cost assistance to qualified clients over the next three years. The Subsidy Program is designed to provide funding to qualified clients buying or refinancing homes through IBERIABANK in designated markets, which include most major Louisiana […]