Hodges receives Clinical Mental Health Accreditation

The Board of Directors of the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) has granted Hodges University accreditation for its Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) program for the next 8 years. Accreditation assures the quality of the education that students receive. It is a voluntary, non-governmental, peer-review process that occurs on a regular basis. According to the […]

Soccer BBQ Fundraiser at Mackle Park

Support Marco Island youth soccer and enjoy some of the BEST CHICAGO STYLE BBQ by Herbeque on Saturday, May 3rd from 10am til 3pm at Mackle Park. Herbeque is a favorite at the Marco Island Wednesday Farmers’ Market, with some of the best hickory smoked BBQ in South Florida. Hawaiian Shave Ice and soft drinks will also be available to keep […]

Rookery Receives Donation

The Friends of Rookery Bay celebrated a $10,000 donation from the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation for the restoration of a mullet skiff used in high school education programs provided by Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. Reps from the Foundation, together with marine science students and faculty from Lely High School, Reserve staff, and other partners, “unveiled” the restored boat, […]

JCMI BINGO

Dorrit Konig,a visitor from Denmark, was a big winner at Monday night Bingo at the Jewish Congregation of Marco Island. She is being congratulated by Bernie Seidman. Bingo is being played every Monday. Doors open at 5:30 PM. The Public is welcome!

Fakahatchee Award Given!

Bill Mesce was given the prestigious Mel Finn Award at the Friends of Fakahatchee Dinner on April 13 for “for reflecting the spirit of the Founding Father of the Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park”. Mel Finn, a Miami attorney who identified 43 different orchids in the Fakahatchee, campaigned to make the territory a preserve. That finally happened in 1974. The […]

Fiddler’s offers Victoria Model

Fiddler’s Creek announces that construction has begun on the new Victoria model at Millbrook, a Mediterranean-style village of 56 single-family homes nestled among meandering waterways. Offered by Lennar Homes, the Victoria is a one-story residence providing 1,850 air-conditioned square feet and 2,709 total square feet. For membership details and more information on this gated golf course community in Naples, offering move-in-ready […]

Patrick Neale Named Leadership Collier Distinguished Alum

Collier County attorney Patrick H. Neale today was named the 2014 recipient of the Leadership Collier Foundation LCF Alumni Association™ Distinguished Alumni Award at the 25th Anniversary Celebration of Leadership Collier, held at Naples Airport and attended by over 400 people. The award is given annually to a graduate from one of the Foundation’s Leadership Programs who has: • displayed […]