A Palette of Florals and Nature Bring Beauty & Calm at Center for the Arts

The Coastal Breeze News shares the recents events and more at the Marco Island Center for the Arts.

In Loving Memory of Ruth Carol Sciarrino


The Coastal Breeze News mourns the loss of Ruth Carol Sciarrino (1925-2021).

Sunnier & Healthier

Coastal Comments

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

A Plethora of Book Characters Were Identified at an Engaging Tommie Barfield Event

Rumination from the Rock and Beyond

Jory Westberry discusses the Literacy Night parade at Tommie Barfield Elementary School, in her column Ruminations From the Rock and Beyond.

Women Golfers Stepped Up to Support Our Daily Bread Food Pantry

  January 27, 2021 was a very successful fundraising day for Our Daily Bread Food Pantry. It was held by the Women’s Golf Association at the Members Club at Marco and the course at the JW Marriott’s Rookery at Marco was the perfect setting for the event.  The field was limited to 100 women with golf play staggered during the day due to COVID restrictions. It turned out to be the […]

Walker Marine Group Sold

  OneWater Marine, Inc., a publicly traded company on NASDAQ, announced last week the acquisition of Walker Marine Group, owned by James Walker here on Marco Island. They are acquiring all of the sales of new and used marine craft, as well as the entire service and parts operations which were part of the Walker Group. Walker will maintain ownership of the properties which are part of the locations […]

Former Councilor Arrested on Six Felony Counts

Breaking news as Marco Island Councilor Victor Rios has been charged with over six criminal charges.

Chinese Lunar Year of the Ox Promises Love and Harmony for 2021

Coastal Breeze News writer Maria Lamb discusses Chinese Lunar New Year and the Year of the Ox.

Chef’s Choice

Le Indya Naples - Where Guests are Equivalent to God

In the next edition of “Chef’s Choice,” the Coastal Breeze News takes a look at Le Indya Naples and their head chef, Suman Chaniyil.

Microgravity Works Wonders with Plant Transplants

An early challenge turned into a surprise success on the International Space Station that could be a boon for the future of space crop production.