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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Residents on the fence regarding Corkscrew Road developmentsBig changes are happening along Corkscrew Road and Via Coconut Point in Estero.
Residents on the fence regarding Corkscrew Road developments
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 46 minutes ago
Big changes are happening along Corkscrew Road and Via Coconut Point in Estero. The Village Design Review Board just approved a three-story condo complex called Genova on Tuesday. Developers are expected to break ground in November where 'The Farm,'... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lawmakers say Gulf coast needs emergency actionLucie counties. Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto of Fort Myers and Reps. Matt Caldwell
Lawmakers say Gulf coast needs emergency action
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 hours ago
Lucie counties. Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto of Fort Myers and Reps. Matt Caldwell of North Fort Myers and Ray Rodrigues of Estero issued a joint statement Thursday asking Scott to include Lee County as well. The three Republicans say Scott's... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Las Casas Filipinas De Acuzar: Restoring the lost glory of old Filipino housesboat and a flying fish ride) and the Sunset Cocktail River Cruise. The front o
Las Casas Filipinas De Acuzar: Restoring the lost glory of old Filipino houses
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 hours ago
boat and a flying fish ride) and the Sunset Cocktail River Cruise. The front office is now in La Puesta del Sol along Estero de Binondo facing the beach because it’s bigger and can accommodate more guests coming in. The main entrance was moved... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Dr. Teresa Sievers' murder: One year laterthe rest of her family from vacation, prepared to get back to work Monday morni
Dr. Teresa Sievers' murder: One year later
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 hours ago
the rest of her family from vacation, prepared to get back to work Monday morning. When the doctor never arrived at her Estero practice, employees contacted her husband Mark to make sure she was safe. Hours later, investigators arrived at the... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Enterprise Florida leaders consider adopting recommendations to cut millions from budgetFlorida President and CEO Bill Johnson addresses Hertz employees and media at t
Enterprise Florida leaders consider adopting recommendations to cut millions from budget
Naples Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
Florida President and CEO Bill Johnson addresses Hertz employees and media at the new Hertz Global Headquarters in Estero during the new location celebration on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. (Dorothy Edwards/Staff) TALLAHASSEE — The board that... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Volunteers paint over graffiti on Estero River railroad bridgeAs early rays of tepid sunlight hit the rusty railroad tracks that bridge over
Volunteers paint over graffiti on Estero River railroad bridge
Naples Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
As early rays of tepid sunlight hit the rusty railroad tracks that bridge over the Estero River, a call cut through the humid air. "Paint!" Under the dilapidated overpass, two canoes bobbed from one side of the murky river to the other. Atop the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino admin winds down with Manila housing project2011. The DSWD on Wednesday inaugurated medium-rise houses built for a batch o
Aquino admin winds down with Manila housing project
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
2011. The DSWD on Wednesday inaugurated medium-rise houses built for a batch of 21 families in Barangay 412, Zone 42, near Estero de San Miguel-Legarda in the Sampaloc district. The construction of the units, measuring 18 square meters each, got... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Step up for sea turtles and keep the lights outand follow those lights, which ultimately directs them away from the water. "I
Step up for sea turtles and keep the lights out
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted yesterday
and follow those lights, which ultimately directs them away from the water. "I really hate scraping hatchlings off of Estero Boulevard," Haverfield said. "Unfortunately, lighting compliance during sea turtle nesting season is our biggest... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Estero Village Council talks emergency response, village centerA land use lawyer speaks about Estero's proposed land development code for the
Estero Village Council talks emergency response, village center
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
A land use lawyer speaks about Estero's proposed land development code for the village center on June 9, 2016. (Maryann Batlle/Staff) Estero village council meets at 9:30 a.m. in the Village Hall public chamber. Council expects presentation of the... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Summer camp at North off to great startPittro said. "Now, people seem to know the rec center is out there. We're pulli
Summer camp at North off to great start
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted yesterday
Pittro said. "Now, people seem to know the rec center is out there. We're pulling from Fort Myers, Cape Coral and even Estero. The numbers are really good." The numbers surprised Pittro, who thought many parents might rotate with the kids or... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Another Dunkin’ Donuts coming to EsteroRendering from the Estero Design Review Board Another Dunkin' Donuts is coming
Another Dunkin’ Donuts coming to Estero
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
Rendering from the Estero Design Review Board Another Dunkin' Donuts is coming to Estero. The Estero Design Review Board on Tuesday gave conditional approval to a new Dunkin' Donuts at the Shoppes at Grand Oaks, which is on Corkscrew Road and Ben... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Baylor Women’s Hoops Finalizes 2016-17 Non-Conference SlateNov. 22. The Lady Bears travel to Florida for the third straight year as they
Baylor Women’s Hoops Finalizes 2016-17 Non-Conference Slate
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
Nov. 22. The Lady Bears travel to Florida for the third straight year as they participate in the Gulf Coast Showcase in Estero, Fla., over the Thanksgiving break. BU will open tournament play on Friday, Nov. 25, against Kent State and will play... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Baylor Women’s Hoops Finalizes 2016-17 Non-Conference SlateNov. 22. The Lady Bears travel to Florida for the third straight year as they
Baylor Women’s Hoops Finalizes 2016-17 Non-Conference Slate
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Nov. 22. The Lady Bears travel to Florida for the third straight year as they participate in the Gulf Coast Showcase in Estero, Fla., over the Thanksgiving break. BU will open tournament play on Friday, Nov. 25, against Kent State and will play... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Estero high-rise proposal meeting left neighbors not satisfiedPeople who live near Raptor Bay Golf Club in Estero were ready to fight four pr
Estero high-rise proposal meeting left neighbors not satisfied
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
People who live near Raptor Bay Golf Club in Estero were ready to fight four proposed high-rises as the developer behind the project pitched its plan. Neighbors began gathering outside the Living Waters Church long before the scheduled 5:30 p.m.... Read more
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Rappler
COA: Pasig River commission slow to relocate informal settlersrelocated in 2015. At the rate the number of ISFs are being relocated, it is un
COA: Pasig River commission slow to relocate informal settlers
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
relocated in 2015. At the rate the number of ISFs are being relocated, it is unlikely or impossible to rehabilitate the esteros/creeks by the last year of the relocation program in 2019,” COA said. The relocation program, started in 2000, aimed... Read more
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Naples Daily News
South Lee residents rally against proposed high-rise Raptor Bay developmentJoAnne Holt speaks out against over potential construction Monday, June 27, 201
South Lee residents rally against proposed high-rise Raptor Bay development
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
JoAnne Holt speaks out against over potential construction Monday, June 27, 2016 at Living Waters Church in Estero, Fla. WCI Communities will held a public information meeting to provide a general overview of Pelican Landing's proposed development of... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Reduction in Lee County property tax rate could double as parcel values increasetaxpayer appeals and other factors. Bonita Springs values increased 10.28 perce
Reduction in Lee County property tax rate could double as parcel values increase
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
taxpayer appeals and other factors. Bonita Springs values increased 10.28 percent, the original estimate was 8.46 percent. Estero values increased 7.71 percent, the original estimate was 5.58 percent. Collier County is expected to announce values... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Estero high-rise proposal has would-be neighbors ready to fightPeople who live near Raptor Bay Golf Club in Estero are ready to fight four pro
Estero high-rise proposal has would-be neighbors ready to fight
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
People who live near Raptor Bay Golf Club in Estero are ready to fight four proposed high-rises as the developer behind the project pitches its plan. Neighbors began gathering outside the Living Waters Church long before the scheduled 5:30 p.m.... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Two Plead Guilty to Multi-state Biodiesel Fraud Schemeselling biodiesel credits and fraudulently claiming tax credits. Washington DC
Two Plead Guilty to Multi-state Biodiesel Fraud Scheme
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
selling biodiesel credits and fraudulently claiming tax credits. Washington DC - infoZine - Thomas Davanzo, of Estero, Florida, and Robert Fedyna, of Naples, Florida, pleaded guilty Friday for their participation in a multi-state scheme... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Monday, June 27OVER BONITA HIGH RISES The fight continues to block four high rises from going
5 things to know for Monday, June 27
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
OVER BONITA HIGH RISES The fight continues to block four high rises from going up off Coconut Road on the Estero-Bonita Springs line. Many Estero residents don't want this new community, but Bonita Springs council has the final... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Fight continues over proposed Bonita Springs high risesThe fight continues to block four high rises from going up off Coconut Road on
Fight continues over proposed Bonita Springs high rises
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
The fight continues to block four high rises from going up off Coconut Road on the Estero-Bonita Springs line. Many Estero residents don't want this new community, but Bonita Springs council has the final say. The high rises would be built just... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Rains due as tropical depression ‘Ambo’ lands in Aurora todayper second were installed. A new motorized trash rake/screen was also set up at
Rains due as tropical depression ‘Ambo’ lands in Aurora today
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
per second were installed. A new motorized trash rake/screen was also set up at the facility serving about 3,500 meters of estero. The pumping station on C-6 at the Taguig-Pateros drainage channel now has eight submersible axial flow pumps that... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
104 NCR barangays pledge community-based disaster preparednessCBDRRM workshops in the said barangays located in the eight major waterways in
104 NCR barangays pledge community-based disaster preparedness
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
CBDRRM workshops in the said barangays located in the eight major waterways in Metro Manila. These waterways are Estero de Maypajo, Estero de Sunog Apog, Pasig River, Estero Tripa de Gallina, Tullahan River, San Juan River, Manggahan... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Terry and Clarence Low, Bits ‘N’ Bytes: Ways to recover from texter’s remorseappears on alternating Saturdays. Read more news on their blog at www.byte-tech
Terry and Clarence Low, Bits ‘N’ Bytes: Ways to recover from texter’s remorse
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 6 days ago
appears on alternating Saturdays. Read more news on their blog at www.byte-technology.com/blog. Send questions to tlow@byte-technology.com, or write to Bits ‘N’ Bytes, 400 Camino El Estero, Monterey 93940. Reach the author at tlow@byte-technology.c... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
FWC: Pine Island Sound on CWA listIslands, Manatee County; Roberts Bay Islands, Sarasota County; Pine Island So
FWC: Pine Island Sound on CWA list
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 6 days ago
Islands, Manatee County; Roberts Bay Islands, Sarasota County; Pine Island Sound, Lee County (3 islands); Estero Bay, Lee County (3 islands); Stick Marsh Rookery, Brevard County (small area in NE corner of marsh); BC49, Brevard... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Real Estate LawCoquina model is priced at $149,900 plus sales tax and includes the homesite.
Real Estate Law
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
Coquina model is priced at $149,900 plus sales tax and includes the homesite. The LeeCorp Homes Model Center features seven other models for viewing and is located at 20251 S. Tamiami Trail in Estero. More information can be found at LeeCorpInc.... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Rodgers waives right to speedy trial in Sievers caseKathleen Fitzgeorge, said there was no possibility of getting through the 50,00
Rodgers waives right to speedy trial in Sievers case
Naples Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Kathleen Fitzgeorge, said there was no possibility of getting through the 50,000 pages of discovery in the homicide of the Estero Doctor. The decision to wave his right comes one day after the state has announced its intent to seek the death... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte surprises again... with Ginanot to do when Gina talks to me about her next bold, audacious project is to sa
Duterte surprises again... with Gina
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
not to do when Gina talks to me about her next bold, audacious project is to say it is impossible. She cleaned up the Paco Estero, a waterway that had been murky and stinky way back in the mid ‘50s when I was in Grade One at Paco Catholic School in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
MMDA upgrades 2 flood pumping stations in TaguigHagonoy pumping station was also equipped with a new motorized trash rake to ha
MMDA upgrades 2 flood pumping stations in Taguig
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
Hagonoy pumping station was also equipped with a new motorized trash rake to handle trash coming from the 3,500 meter-long estero or waterway. Meanwhile, the pumping station at Barangay Wawa now has eight submersible axial flow pumps that can... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Years in the making: Estero council approves village center visionEstero, which bills itself as the "village with a vision," has a final plan for
Years in the making: Estero council approves village center vision
Naples Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Estero, which bills itself as the "village with a vision," has a final plan for a walkable, bikeable downtown. The village council on Wednesday approved two documents that codify how Estero intends to grow in a central corridor that stretches west... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Colorado College Hockey scheduleOxford, OH TBA Sat. Dec. 10 Miami University* Oxford, OH TBA FLORIDA COLLEGE
Colorado College Hockey schedule
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
Oxford, OH TBA Sat. Dec. 10 Miami University* Oxford, OH TBA FLORIDA COLLEGE HOCKEY CLASSIC^ Wed. Dec. 28 TBA Estero, FL TBA Thurs. Dec. 29 TBA Estero, FL TBA Fri. Jan. 6 Minnesota?Duluth* Duluth, MN 7:07 pm Sat. Jan. 7... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Estero to vote on village center development planA land use lawyer speaks about Estero's proposed land development code for the
Estero to vote on village center development plan
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
A land use lawyer speaks about Estero's proposed land development code for the village center on June 9, 2016. (Maryann Batlle/Staff) Estero Village Council is expected to review feedback of its capital improvement plan, which is in progress.... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Town council on board with stormwater facility planor flood control, and in some areas it's non-existent. And while the town has
Town council on board with stormwater facility plan
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
or flood control, and in some areas it's non-existent. And while the town has done some work over the years in North Estero and the Basin Based Neighborhood, the entire system is still way behind where it needs to be. Only 26 percent of the... Read more
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ESPN
Roundball chatter: Thornton transfers from Duke to USCTide improved attendance from 10,176 per game in 2014-15 to 13,110 this past se
Roundball chatter: Thornton transfers from Duke to USC
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
Tide improved attendance from 10,176 per game in 2014-15 to 13,110 this past season. Houston, George Mason, Bradley and Hofstra are among the teams that will compete at the Gulf Coast Showcase on Nov. 21-23 inside Germain Arena in Estero, Fl... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Incorporation makes its way into conversationdecades, one some say could solve many of the area's problems. Incorporation.
Incorporation makes its way into conversation
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 8 days ago
decades, one some say could solve many of the area's problems. Incorporation. In the past two decades, Fort Myers Beach, Estero and Bonita Springs have all made the jump to become independent governing agencies in Lee County. As cities or towns,... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Estero planning and zoning board OKs Genova communityA proposed gated community in Estero's village center area received the backing
Estero planning and zoning board OKs Genova community
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
A proposed gated community in Estero's village center area received the backing of the village's planning and zoning board Tuesday. The six-member board unanimously voted to recommend approval with conditions for six four-story residential buildings... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
July start planned for 416-unit Palm Bay Clubthose 78 are seven �coming soon,� including Jacksonville and Tampa, and 15 outl
July start planned for 416-unit Palm Bay Club
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
those 78 are seven �coming soon,� including Jacksonville and Tampa, and 15 outlet stores. There is an outlet in Estero. The Murrays said on the site they had grown up in Connecticut and spent every summer on Martha�s Vineyard, making... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gina Lopez to consider DENR post offerAnd why he could be the best President this country could ever had.” ABS-CBN F
Gina Lopez to consider DENR post offer
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
And why he could be the best President this country could ever had.” ABS-CBN Foundation managing director Gina Lopez at Estero de San Miguel. Photo courtesy of EnjoyingWonderfulWorld Read more: Incoming DENR secretary Gina Lopez is anti-mining... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Rescue gives burned boxer pup second chancemakes it hard to imagine who would harm her, leaving burns over more than 30 pe
Rescue gives burned boxer pup second chance
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
makes it hard to imagine who would harm her, leaving burns over more than 30 percent of her body. Pets First Wellness in Estero saw the boxer mix early Saturday, sharing shock of the abuse but a good prognosis for the future. "The skin is gone,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Rescue gives burned boxer pup second chancemakes it hard to imagine who would harm her, leaving burns over more than 30 pe
Rescue gives burned boxer pup second chance
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 days ago
makes it hard to imagine who would harm her, leaving burns over more than 30 percent of her body. Pets First Wellness in Estero saw the boxer mix early Saturday, sharing shock of the abuse but a good prognosis for the future. "The skin is gone,... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Baseball injury shifted Salinas cannabis attorney’s life, careerpolicy attorney with his own law firm who enjoyed playing in an adult baseball
Baseball injury shifted Salinas cannabis attorney’s life, career
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 12 days ago
policy attorney with his own law firm who enjoyed playing in an adult baseball league. While playing left field at El Estero Park in Monterey he sprinted to catch a deep line drive and dived headfirst into the outfield fence. He felt his ears... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Comedian Jose Manalo falls into Santolan River during Eat Bulaga! segmentAll, All For Juan Sugod Bahay" segment. In the segment, Jose, along with fello
Comedian Jose Manalo falls into Santolan River during Eat Bulaga! segment
Coconuts Manila / Posted 13 days ago
All, All For Juan Sugod Bahay" segment. In the segment, Jose, along with fellow comedian Wally Bayola (co-host Paolo Ballesteros was also with them in the past), would go to different locations to interact with fans. Here's how the segment... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
MMDA urges LGUs to prepare for La Niña floodsand flood warning system are expected to boost the MMDA flood control program.
MMDA urges LGUs to prepare for La Niña floods
Coconuts Manila / Posted 14 days ago
and flood warning system are expected to boost the MMDA flood control program. "As for the preparations we have the Estero Blitz, upgrading of pumping stations, and the Effective Flood Control Operating System (EFCOS)," he said. The... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
‘Soles4Souls’ Charity Trip to HaitiFoot Solutions Estero, in conjunction with the not-for-profit organization, "So
‘Soles4Souls’ Charity Trip to Haiti
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 15 days ago
Foot Solutions Estero, in conjunction with the not-for-profit organization, "Soles4Souls" has assembled a small group of volunteers that will go to Haiti in November to provide shoes for children living in extreme poverty. Staff and volunteers will... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Is the solution to max out the town's credit cards?parked at 2 p.m. and sit there useless and unused. My personal experience was j
Is the solution to max out the town's credit cards?
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
parked at 2 p.m. and sit there useless and unused. My personal experience was just before season as I was driving north on Estero Boulevard. One at a time three vehicles pulled out ahead of me. Each of them were town-owned vehicles and each were... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
FGCU’s RHP signs with Twinsa professional contract. Selesky agreed to sign an undrafted free-agent contrac
FGCU’s RHP signs with Twins
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 15 days ago
a professional contract. Selesky agreed to sign an undrafted free-agent contract with the San Diego Padres. The product of Estero will travel west Wednesday and will report either to the Arizona League Padres or the Tri City Dust Devils for the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Sources: Blue Jays reach agreement with third-round pick Zach Jacksonpicked in the 13th round out of Verde High School in Moreno Valley, Calif.; rig
Sources: Blue Jays reach agreement with third-round pick Zach Jackson
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 15 days ago
picked in the 13th round out of Verde High School in Moreno Valley, Calif.; righty Josh Winckowski, a 15th-rounder from Estero High School in Florida; and lefty Spencer Van Scoyoc, selected in the 19th round out of Jefferson High School in Cedar... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Cancun basketball schedule announced for Cardinal womenstraight over the Boilermakers, including last November's 71-65 overtime victor
Cancun basketball schedule announced for Cardinal women
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
straight over the Boilermakers, including last November's 71-65 overtime victory to claim the Gulf Coast Showcase title in Estero, Fla. Stanford's last trip to Mexico was a memorable one. The program's 83-59 win over Florida Gulf Coast at the... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Vulgar vandals take aim at Estero High SchoolVandals spray-painted buildings, signs and a trailer at Estero High School some
Vulgar vandals take aim at Estero High School
Naples Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Vandals spray-painted buildings, signs and a trailer at Estero High School some time between Wednesday night and Thursday morning. The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating. (Special to The News-Press) By Michael Braun, The... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Tropical storm leaves behind smelly mess on Fort Myers Beachon Sunday while headed toward the LA Pride festival, allegedly with an arsenal
Tropical storm leaves behind smelly mess on Fort Myers Beach
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
on Sunday while headed toward the LA Pride festival, allegedly with an arsenal of weapons. Vulgar vandals take aim at Estero High SchoolVulgar vandals take aim at Estero High School Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's... Read more
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