Salon and Spa Botanica Ribbon Cutting


Debbie Schroeder, and the crew at Salon and Spa Botanica, along with the support of members of the Marco Island Chamber of Commerce, held a ribbon-cutting to celebrate their new (old) ownership.  Debbie, who started the Salon, sold it a few years ago and just recently bought it back. Congratulations to Debbie and Salon and Spa Botanica! Photos by Katie […]

Exquisite Texture, Beauty & Diversity at the Pastel Society Show


Marco Island Center for the Arts invites the public to enjoy the “Pastel Society of SWF Show” from March 4 – 26, 2019 from 9 AM to 4 PM. The SWF Pastel Society was established in January 2003 because of resurgence in the interest and use of this soft pastel medium. Pastels are best known for their superior quality of […]

Report Horseshoe Crab Spawning Sightings 


Spring is peak mating season for horseshoe crabs, and biologists with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) encourage sighting reports with the FWC Reporter application. Horseshoe crabs mate year-round, and it is most common to see groups along the shore in March and April. To identify mating pairs, look for a smaller male on top of a larger female. […]