Sam Snead’s adds the ‘Smoothest Beer in Golf’

Sam Snead’s Oak Grill & Tavern at Lely Resort announces the arrival of Slammin’ Sam, a craft-brewed premium American lager inspired by the late Sam Snead, one of golf’s greatest gentlemen and champions. Debuting from the Slammin’ Sam Beer Company in conjunction with the centennial of Snead’s birth, Slammin’ Sam features a refreshing taste with an exceptionally balanced finish that […]

Grand Reopening


Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled in work zones. As a reminder, travelers can visit or dial “511” from their phone to learn about traffic conditions on major roadways across the state. If you know before you go, you can plan accordingly […]

National Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month

Each year, some 1.5 million high school students experience physical abuse from a dating partner with a full one in three teens falling prey to physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a boyfriend or girlfriend. It’s statistics like these that help us to understand the severity of the problem in our country and why President Obama, like previous administrations, […]

Marco Healthcare Orchids to You

Orchids to You sets the theme for the Healthcare Center Auxiliary Event to be held at the Island Country Club on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 11:30 A.M. Ladies and gentlemen’s fashions will be featured since we are fortunate to have a number of men in our volunteer group.  Orchids galore will adorn the beautiful setting at the Island Club.  The fashions […]

Dr. Corey Howard Shares the Secrets of Great Health through Mind and Music on February 26

IBERIABANK is also hosting a free “In the Round” lecture and musical performance featuring Corey Howard, M.D., FACP, PA on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at the Marco Island Branch of IBERIABANK at 605 Bald Eagle Drive. A welcome reception begins at 5:00 PM, and the lecture and musical portion of the evening will begin at 6:00 PM. For over 25 years, Dr. […]

30-Day Public Comment Period for Transportation Plan

Each year, the Collier Metropolitan Planning Organization is required to develop a financially feasible Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) that includes all transportation projects that are to be funded with state and federal dollars over the next five years.  Occasionally it becomes necessary to add, delete, or modify a project included in the MPO’s TIP. The Collier MPO is hereby announcing […]

Conservancy accepting vendors for Festival

Conservancy of Southwest Florida is accepting applications from vendors and exhibitors to participate in the Conservancy of Southwest Florida Grand Reopening Weekend Festival April 20-21. In addition to experiencing the new Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center, the weekend festivities include special exhibits, educational programs and speakers, including renowned oceanographer and keynote speaker Dr. Sylvia Earle from National Geographic, music, games, arts and crafts, […]


~The State will be accepting ideas for Florida’s projects~ TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Environmental Protection will host a public meeting at 6 p.m. Feb. 28 in Panama City Beach to gather input on the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council’s Path Forward document and Florida’s projects to be submitted to the Council for its consideration. The meeting will be co-hosted […]

Housing Market Momentum Continues on Marco Island

MLS statistics, released by the Marco Island Area Association of Realtors® for Marco Island only properties compare January 2013 activity with January 2012 activity.   According to Gerry Rosenblum, President, here is a recap of what happened in the Marco Island Real Estate market. The following stats compare January 2013 to January 2012: Pending single family home sales up 38% (62 […]