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>Marco City Council is expected today to approve a land-development code change that would affect three waterfront marinas – and allow Rose Marina to build a 60-foot, state-of-the-art boat storage barn to accommodate larger boats.
What is a cycling event without a scandal? In the aftermath of the fourth annual Tour de Marco on Sunday morning, controversy reared its head.
The final four teams squared off for a chance to advance to the Championship of the city's adult softball league. The number-one seed Island Pizza faced number-four seed Joey's and number-two seed Islander Pool & Patio faced number-three seed Cocomo's.
The community turned out for a pancake breakfast Sunday at the Marco Island Fire Station. The event was a fundraiser for the Marco Island Fire Rescue Foundation.
Marco Island boasts many exhibits, galleries, and shows – opportunities to "expose yourself to art," as the saying goes – but over the weekend, the island took a step into the big leagues of art.
With a little give and take, the Planning Board voted 6-1 to accept the Marco Island Marriott's PUD amendments including an increase in building height for its third tower. Board member Bill Trotter cast the dissenting vote.
When it comes to crime in Collier County, there is one offense that is growing rapidly and puts each and every one of us at risk: identity theft.
Some clouds will mix with our sunshine on Monday, leading to a partly cloudy and very warm day.
While scientists have linked the movements of Earth’s tectonic plates — earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions — they have struggled to explain exactly how they came to exist in the first place.
In a flurry of unexpected tweets and hastily assembled blog posts, the news went out across America and the world Thursday that David Letterman is retiring from CBS' "Late Show," which he has hosted for 21 years, sometime in 2015, or as he put it "2015, for the love of God."
Here's a look at some of the events and major state and Southwest Florida government meetings that could generate news reports in the coming week:
Marco Island police say they caught a man Friday night who had been looking into beachfront condominium windows in the 700 block of Collier Boulevard.
NASA released a spectacular video on Sunday from its Solar Dynamics Observatory of a flare erupting from the sun.
For years, fans of the 1985 cult classic, "The Goonies," have wished for a sequel. And now, that wish might have just been granted.
Searchers looking for Malaysian Airlines flight 370 said Sunday they were investigating underwater “acoustic events” consistent with the aircraft’s data recorders in two widely separated areas of the Indian Ocean, one picked up by an Australian vessel and two others recorded by a Chinese patrol ship.
Today's forecast will play out very much like Saturday, except temperatures will likely be a touch warmer with highs soaring into the mid to upper 80s.
By Chris VernonNaplesMember, Collier County Identity Theft Task Force
By Larry Baytos Naples
By Dave Trecker Pelican Bayi
Legislative leaders are closing in on a compromise to revise the massive Florida Retirement System, building on a failed measure from last year that scuttled a major overhaul of the pension plan covering nearly a million Floridians.