Very Cool Local Holiday Lights

The Gardens sparkle with more than 1 million, twinkling, colorful, LED lights of all shapes and sizes. Brand new this year; expanded pathways and displays following our recently created Wetlands Walkway. DETAILS: This year’s celebration run through SATURDAY JAN. 4, 2020. OPEN NIGHTLY FROM 5:30 TO 9:30 PM. Admission is a SUGGESTED DONATION of $5.00... Continue Reading →

Presidents Year’s End Message

Hello Neighbors, December is sailing by (unlike a couple of the boat parade boats that ended up on the grass flats last week). I wasn’t here for that, but despite trying to coordinate with the organizers on following the course down to the Dolphin bridge and turning in the deeper water, somehow boats still went... Continue Reading →

Christmas Decorations Winners

Here are the Christmas Light Contest Winners. All received a $25 Home Depot gift card and have a sign in their yard. 2019 Winners Chad and Karen Holmes, 1897 Sailfish Kevin and Christin Brennan, 6508 Mockingbird William and Yvonne Kane, 1340 Robin Road Scott and Natalie Smith, 6513 Mockingbird

Ban smoking on the beaches?

Maderia Beach is the latest local community to consider banning smoking on Gulf beaches.  The City Commission heard evidence that cigarette butts are the "number one thing" that workers collect when they clean beaches. But as the City of Gulfport discovered when it attempted to ban smoking on the beach, Florida law took local government... Continue Reading →

Don’t fall for this

Recently the Sheriff’s Office says it has been contacted from scared citizens who have received phone calls from someone claiming to be with the Social Security Administration or the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The caller claims that there is a warrant out for the person arrest and unless they send money immediately they will be... Continue Reading →

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