Guest Commentary by Joseph Rola

In a recent Coastal Breeze Op Ed, the author made a statement, “supporting the RIGHT of home owners to use their property for Short Term Rentals”. The real truth is straight forward and spans at least 25 years of Marco Island history. There is NO RIGHT for a property owner to RENT a residence, whether short or long term, except […]


Lt. Clayton Smith (MIPD) Forgotten Fallen Hero

I’ve sat and pondered all week about Police Memorial Week. I’ve stood behind and supported the thin blue line for a lot of years now. This year, it feels differently to me. As this years services & dedications come to an end .. it finally hit me.. Lt. Clayton Smith of the Marco Island Police Department wasn’t recognized. This man […]

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