Cows… on Tigertail Beach?!

Charlie Green, a retired cow farmer from Michigan, recently created these life-sized cow sand sculptures on Tigertail Beach. Charlie vacations on Marco Island for a week every year. He builds these funny sand creatures using natural items he finds along the beach, and titles them with humorous names.


Letter to the Editor: Creative Accounting to Pay for Roadway Repairs?

This is a follow up to my previous letter to the editor. I researched the source of the $1 million Mr. Grifoni reallocated to the Roadway Repair and Maintenance Budget for FY 2018 while following through with his promise not to raise the millage rate. Mr. Grifoni worked with the Finance Director to locate surplus funds in the Water and […]

Marco Island Commanders Group Invites You to Wear IT!

Each boating organization on Marco Island has it’s own special appeal to the public, be it kayaking, fishing, sailing, cruising, boating education, etc. Members of one organization might like to participate in some of the activities held by another organization. We thought that this would be a good way for boating members to be introduced to other boating organizations on […]

Council Moves Forward to Select Search Firm

The Marco Island City Council met in Special Session on Monday, April 23, 2018 to take under advisement the wording for the Request for Proposal (RFP) being advertised for the search for new city manager candidates. That vacancy was a result of the removal of former City Manager Dr. Lee Niblock from that position after less than three months of […]