A Cool January

Coastal Comments

Donna Fiala writes about local happenings in her column, Coastal Comments.

MIA Senior is Leading Rebounder in Florida

2nd in Nation

Marco Island Academy’s star rebounder Megan Sweeney’s has just been named the top game average in the state of Florida.

An Explosion of Colorful Winter Bloomers

Magentas, Blues, Whites & Purples

  Driving around Marco Island you don’t have to wait long till you come upon a bush or a small tree with a stunning display of blossoms. Southwest Florida has a year-round growing season with plenty of sun and summer humidity. This allows gardeners in the Sunshine State to enjoy blooms all year long.  A flowering bougainvillea is very common all over the Island with their vibrant and colorful […]

2020 Year-End Environmental Hits and Some Misses


Coastal Breeze writer Maria Lamb reflects on the events of 2020 for the environment and animals of Marco Island.