Marco Church Receives Guest Artist


Christian music hymn writer Matt Papa joins the Marco Church as a guest artist.

MIA Goalie Signs with Nova Southeastern University


Marco Island Academy goalie Kirra Polley has been signed to play for NCAA Division II Nova Southeastern University in Davie, Florida.

MIA Boys Picking Up Steam Heading into Conference Tournament


The Marco Island Academy Rays seem to be cruising along into overdrive as their season draws to a close. See the full story, along with photos from the match, here!

Patience Is Bitter But The Fruit Is Sweet

More Straight Talk

Steve Stefanides discusses the COVID Vaccine, in his column, More Straight Talk.

Findings and Notice of Intent to Discipline Police Chief and Fire Chief


  The following outlines the findings and intent to discipline Fire Rescue Chief Chris Byrne from City Manager Mike McNees.  Factual Background  On January 20, 2021 City staff members were preparing for the first opportunity to offer  the Covid-19 vaccination on Marco Island. A web link had been provided by Collier  County to the Eventbrite platform to allow reservations for […]

Who Let the Dogs Out at the Humane Society’s 15th “Run for the Paws” 5K!


On January 30th, the dogs were let out at the 15th Annual Run for the Paws 5K.

Proposed ALF Takes A Small Step Forward


For Walter Chancey, the road to success has taken a number of turns in his almost five-year journey to locate an Assisted Living Facility (ALF) here in Collier County. Find out what changes are in store by reading the full story here.

MIA Girls Win Conference Championship 


The MIA Rays girls’ soccer team score another win as they head for the districts.

City Council Asks for a Rewrite on Proposed Turtle Lighting Revisions


The first reading on the Proposed Revisions to the Sea Turtle Protection Policy was held at the January 19, 2021, Marco Island City Council meeting.

Center for the Arts ‘Fly Me to the Moon Gala’ Celebrates 60s Mod Fashion


The Marco Island Center for the Arts Gala event was a swinging success! Get the full story, along with photos of the event, here.