The Marco Marriott hosts their reailty TV show “Man v. Chef” here on Marco Island.

Owl Burrow Filled In AGAIN!

Marco Island’s owls are at risk as people continue to pollute and destroy their protected burrows.

Surviving the Odds: Locals, friends, family, and businesses band together for Steven Peterson

Locals, friends, family, and businesses band together for Steven Peterson who was injured in a jet ski accident.

Tommie Barfield Elementary Celebrates Our Veterans

Students and staff of Tommie Barfield Elementary honor veterans with this years 2019 Veterans Day Program.

Chief Frazzano Leads By Example

Chief Frazzano shows her skills as an officer as she settles a disagreement with a resident of Marco.

Magnificent Migrators: Birding Presentation by Friends of Tigertail

The Friends of Tigertail venture out into the lagoon to observe the bird migration.

Community Scene | 60th Anniversary

Marco Island “Snow Love Birds,” John and Nancy Aresta celebrated and renewed their vows for their 60th wedding anniversary on the beach. Family and friends joined them from as far as Italy to a reception afterwards at The Marco Beach Ocean Resort, Sale e Pepe Restaurant.

Community Scene | JCMI Bingo

JCMI Bingo winner John Pushic of Greensburg, Pennsylvania with Herb and Hanita Kern.

Community Scene | MIPD Promotion

Marco Island Police Officer Ryan Montgomery was recently promoted to Sergeant at a ceremony held at the police department.  

Community Scene | Italian American Society

The Italian American Society started the season with a meeting at Mackle Park’s Community Room. Over 100 members greeted each other with hugs, kisses and conversation, both Italian and English! Anyone over 21 with Italian heritage or by marriage is welcome to join. For information call Ralph Madonna 239-970-2032 or Ann D’Onofrio 239-642-3940 or visit