Men’s Doubles Pickleball Players Enjoy Y Tourney

The YMCA of Marco Island recently held a men’s doubles Pickleball Tournament. See the full article, and photos of the event, here.

Fakahatchee Strand Preserve

Growing Up EC

In the next issue of Growing Up EC, Savannah Oglesby talks the Fakahatchee Strand Preserve.

Nature Preserve Opens

Marco Island has just opened its own Nature Preserve and Bird Sanctuary!

Marco Island Academy on Schedule for Fall 2021 Opening

It looks like Marco Island Academy’s new campus is coming together as its founder announces the building is scheduled to open this Fall.

Joey D’s Italian Restaurant

Classic Cuisine with Friendly Staff

Coastal Breeze writer Maria Lamb talks about Joey D’s Italian Restaurant. Get the full article here.

Immokalee Edges Scrappy Rays with Dramatic Play at Home Plate

The Coastal Breeze News shares the latest game for Marco Island Academy’s Baseball Team. Get the full story, along with photos, here.

Council Hears from Congressman Byron Donalds

  Coming back to Collier County during the middle of season helped to remind U.S. Congressman Byron Donalds that his home district here in Southwest Florida can, at times, be just as challenging as Dupont Circle in Washington, DC. Donalds, who represents the 19th Congressional District in the State of Florida, was reminded of that as he wound his way […]

Beach News and Shorebird Update

The Coastal Breeze News is here to share recent events and updates regarding Marco’s Beaches. Get the article story, along with photos, here.

In Loving Memory of Carol Ann Varano


The Coastal Breeze News mourns the loss of Carol Ann Varano (1946-2021).

Local Sportsmen Come Out to Shoot Down Cancer

Members of the Marco Island Country Club held a unique fundraising for the American Cancer Society.