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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Authorities warn about bag of tricks used by phone scammersThe Lee County Sheriff's Office fraud line continues to receive hundreds of com
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted an hour ago
The Lee County Sheriff's Office fraud line continues to receive hundreds of complaints from concerned residents about a variety of scams currently circulating throughout Southwest Florida. Officials urge the public to remain vigilant in protecting... Read more
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FOX News
Man, who said dog took his girlfriend's 'side in arguments,' stabs pup to death, cops saydoors at the end of the hallway, as if Blue was trying to get through the doors
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
doors at the end of the hallway, as if Blue was trying to get through the doors in an attempt to get away from Lado, Fox 47 reported. Blue later bled out and Lado was arrested on Wednesday. Lado is being held on $5,000 bond in the Lee County... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Florida man says he stabbed dog for siding with girlfriend in argumentsLEE COUNTY, Fla. - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, beca
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, because he said it always took her side in arguments. Mike Lado, 26, is facing one charge of animal cruelty, resulting in a death. According to his arrest report, Lado had... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Guest opinion: The residents have always - should always - come firstserves the people best. I believe in that strongly which is why I have been pro
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 hours ago
serves the people best. I believe in that strongly which is why I have been proud to serve the residents of Cape Coral and Lee County in the many roles that I have. But after thousands of ordinances, raising and lowering the millage rate,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lee hospital application completeLee County officials said Friday morning in a release the Georgia Department of
WALB Albany / Posted 4 hours ago
Lee County officials said Friday morning in a release the Georgia Department of Community Health has informed the county that its Certificate of Need Application was received by the state, and is complete. Lee County expects to have a decision on... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Man Says he Stabbed Dog for Siding with Girlfriend in ArgumentsLEE COUNTY, Florida — A boyfriend allegedly claimed his girlfriend’s dog would
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 5 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Florida — A boyfriend allegedly claimed his girlfriend’s dog would always take her side in an argument. Minutes later, he stabbed the dog, according to a Lee County arrest report. Twenty-six-year-old Mike Lado is facing one charge of... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Man says he stabbed dog for siding with girlfriend in argumentsLEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing i
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, because he said it always took her side in arguments. Mike Lado, 26, is facing one charge of animal cruelty, resulting in a death. According to his arrest report,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Man says he stabbed dog for siding with girlfriend in argumentsLEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing i
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, because he said it always took her side in arguments. Mike Lado, 26, is facing one charge of animal cruelty, resulting in a death. According to his arrest report,... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Man says he stabbed dog for siding with girlfriend in argumentsLEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing i
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 5 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, because he said it always took her side in arguments. Mike Lado, 26, is facing one charge of animal cruelty, resulting in a death. According to his arrest report,... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Man says he stabbed dog for siding with girlfriend in argumentsLEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing i
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 5 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, because he said it always took her side in arguments. Mike Lado, 26, is facing one charge of animal cruelty, resulting in a death. According to his arrest report,... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Women dies from crash injuries at Hope Hospiceand a delayed fatality Traffic Homicide Investigation is being conducted," offi
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 hours ago
and a delayed fatality Traffic Homicide Investigation is being conducted," officials said via a prepared statement. "The Lee County Medical Examiner advised that Vivona's original crash injuries contributed to her death." At 12:15 a.m. March 20,... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Man says he stabbed dog for siding with girlfriend in argumentsLEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing i
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, because he said it always took her side in arguments. Mike Lado, 26, is facing one charge of animal cruelty, resulting in a death. According to his arrest report,... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Man says he stabbed dog for siding with girlfriend in argumentsLEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing i
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, because he said it always took her side in arguments. Mike Lado, 26, is facing one charge of animal cruelty, resulting in a death. According to his arrest report,... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Man says he stabbed dog for siding with girlfriend in argumentsLEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing i
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 hours ago
LEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTX) - A Florida man stabbed his girlfriend's dog, killing it, because he said it always took her side in arguments. Mike Lado, 26, is facing one charge of animal cruelty, resulting in a death. According to his arrest report,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Lee County to Host Job Fair in AugustLee County, SC (WLTX)- Job seekers will have a chance to meet face to face with
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 hours ago
Lee County, SC (WLTX)- Job seekers will have a chance to meet face to face with prospective employers. The Santee-Lynches Council of Governments in coordination with SC Works, Tabernacle of Champions, Lee County Council and WLTX-News 19 will host a... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Election 2017 Question of the Week: What are the top three planks of your platform?12, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. * Voter Registration Book Closes - Closed Aug. 14 * Earl
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 hours ago
12, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. * Voter Registration Book Closes - Closed Aug. 14 * Early Voting (primary election) -Sept 5-9; - Lee County Elections Cape Coral Branch Office, 1031 S.E. 9th Place Unit 3 - Cape Coral Library, 921 S.W. 39th Terrace -... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Thursday, July 21streleased. MAN STABS GIRLFRIEND'S DOG DURING FIGHT IN LEHIGH ACRES HOME Twenty
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 hours ago
released. MAN STABS GIRLFRIEND'S DOG DURING FIGHT IN LEHIGH ACRES HOME Twenty-six-year-old Mike Lado was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff Office and is facing a felony animal cruelty charge after being accused of stabbing his girlfriend's dog... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Man stabs girlfriend's dog during fight in Lehigh homea Lehigh Acres couple ended with the woman's dog stabbed to death. Twenty-six-
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 hours ago
a Lehigh Acres couple ended with the woman's dog stabbed to death. Twenty-six-year-old Mike Lado was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff Office and is facing a felony animal cruelty charge. Authorities said Lee County Animal Domestic Services... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
County landscaping project under way on Del PradoA section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 13 hours ago
A section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's Master Plan. LeeScape, which is Lee County's Roadway Landscaping Master Plan, calls for core-level landscaping for the center median of Del Prado, from Hancock Bridge... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
City Council meetings to resume Mondayneeds to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 13 hours ago
needs to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in District 1, 4, 5 and 6 and authorizing the Lee County Supervisor of Elections hold the election beginning with the Primary on Sept. 12. For the city budget... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village: Event center construction right on schedulethe project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 13 hours ago
the project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral Parkway. The city now has an agreement with Lee County to help fund the repaving when the event center is completed. The ballroom project is projected to create... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
BaconFest: Unique South Cape event Saturday, Aug. 5I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season eve
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 13 hours ago
I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season event, so this is getting to know your other Lee County neighbors." There are less tourists, with more residents from Fort Myers, Naples and such attending. "These are... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Living Green workshops CalendarJuly 26, 2017 @ 9:00AM Every Wednesday, the public is invited to visit the Eco
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
July 26, 2017 @ 9:00AM Every Wednesday, the public is invited to visit the Eco Living Center at Rutenberg Park in south Lee County to get information on how they can learn more about “green living” at home and work. Aside from displays and free... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
BaconFest: Unique South Cape event Saturday, Aug. 5I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season eve
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season event, so this is getting to know your other Lee County neighbors." There are less tourists, with more residents from Fort Myers, Naples and such attending. "These are... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
County landscaping project under way on Del PradoA section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
A section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's Master Plan. LeeScape, which is Lee County's Roadway Landscaping Master Plan, calls for core-level landscaping for the center median of Del Prado, from Hancock Bridge... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
City Council meetings to resume Mondayneeds to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
needs to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in District 1, 4, 5 and 6 and authorizing the Lee County Supervisor of Elections hold the election beginning with the Primary on Sept. 12. For the city budget... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village: Event center construction right on schedulethe project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
the project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral Parkway. The city now has an agreement with Lee County to help fund the repaving when the event center is completed. The ballroom project is projected to create... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
County landscaping project under way on Del PradoA section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 14 hours ago
A section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's Master Plan. LeeScape, which is Lee County's Roadway Landscaping Master Plan, calls for core-level landscaping for the center median of Del Prado, from Hancock Bridge... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
City Council meetings to resume Mondayneeds to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 14 hours ago
needs to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in District 1, 4, 5 and 6 and authorizing the Lee County Supervisor of Elections hold the election beginning with the Primary on Sept. 12. For the city budget... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village: Event center construction right on schedulethe project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 14 hours ago
the project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral Parkway. The city now has an agreement with Lee County to help fund the repaving when the event center is completed. The ballroom project is projected to create... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
BaconFest: Unique South Cape event Saturday, Aug. 5I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season eve
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 14 hours ago
I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season event, so this is getting to know your other Lee County neighbors." There are less tourists, with more residents from Fort Myers, Naples and such attending. "These are... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
BaconFest: Unique South Cape event Saturday, Aug. 5I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season eve
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 14 hours ago
I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season event, so this is getting to know your other Lee County neighbors." There are less tourists, with more residents from Fort Myers, Naples and such attending. "These are... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village: Event center construction right on schedulethe project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 14 hours ago
the project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral Parkway. The city now has an agreement with Lee County to help fund the repaving when the event center is completed. The ballroom project is projected to create... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
County landscaping project under way on Del PradoA section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 14 hours ago
A section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's Master Plan. LeeScape, which is Lee County's Roadway Landscaping Master Plan, calls for core-level landscaping for the center median of Del Prado, from Hancock Bridge... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
City Council meetings to resume Mondayneeds to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 14 hours ago
needs to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in District 1, 4, 5 and 6 and authorizing the Lee County Supervisor of Elections hold the election beginning with the Primary on Sept. 12. For the city budget... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Alliance for the Arts, Southwest Florida International Airport present By the Sea exhibitThanks to a 12-year partnership between the Alliance for the Arts and Lee Count
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 14 hours ago
Thanks to a 12-year partnership between the Alliance for the Arts and Lee County Port Authority, millions of travels get to see works by area artists each year as they arrive and depart Southwest Florida International Airport. The current Art In... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
August programs set at Northwest Regional LibraryN. in Cape Coral. For more information about a program or to register, please c
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 14 hours ago
N. in Cape Coral. For more information about a program or to register, please call the library at (239) 533-4700. Check the Lee County Library System's website at www.leelibrary.net to find out about programs at other locations. Call the host... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business BriefsGulf Coast Town Center, 10029 Gulf Center Drive, 239-267-8938. Chamberlain chi
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 14 hours ago
Gulf Coast Town Center, 10029 Gulf Center Drive, 239-267-8938. Chamberlain chief of Port Authority's airport police The Lee County Port Authority has named Shawn Chamberlain as chief of the Airport Police Department, responsible for public... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
City Council meetings to resume Mondayneeds to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 14 hours ago
needs to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in District 1, 4, 5 and 6 and authorizing the Lee County Supervisor of Elections hold the election beginning with the Primary on Sept. 12. For the city budget... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village: Event center construction right on schedulethe project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 14 hours ago
the project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral Parkway. The city now has an agreement with Lee County to help fund the repaving when the event center is completed. The ballroom project is projected to create... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
County landscaping project under way on Del PradoA section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 14 hours ago
A section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's Master Plan. LeeScape, which is Lee County's Roadway Landscaping Master Plan, calls for core-level landscaping for the center median of Del Prado, from Hancock Bridge... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
BaconFest: Unique South Cape event Saturday, Aug. 5I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season eve
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 14 hours ago
I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season event, so this is getting to know your other Lee County neighbors." There are less tourists, with more residents from Fort Myers, Naples and such attending. "These are... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Man stabs girlfriend's dog during fight in Lehigh Acres homea Lehigh Acres couple ended with the woman's dog stabbed to death. Twenty-six-
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 hours ago
a Lehigh Acres couple ended with the woman's dog stabbed to death. Twenty-six-year-old Mike Lado was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff Office and is facing a felony animal cruelty charge after being accused of stabbing his girlfriend's dog... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Man stabs girlfriend's dog during fight in Lehigh Acres homea Lehigh Acres couple ended with the woman's dog stabbed to death. Twenty-six-
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 15 hours ago
a Lehigh Acres couple ended with the woman's dog stabbed to death. Twenty-six-year-old Mike Lado was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff Office and is facing a felony animal cruelty charge after being accused of stabbing his girlfriend's dog... Read more
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SaukValley.com
DAY TRIP: Barn again in the Sauk Valleyeffort to preserve the barns and agricultural history of Whiteside County.” La
SaukValley.com / Posted 17 hours ago
effort to preserve the barns and agricultural history of Whiteside County.” Lasting 2 days, this year’s tour slipped into Lee County for this, its 10th, year. Although the tour is over, the route remains and makes a nice country drive that lets... Read more
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SaukValley.com
SVM Editorial Board Roundtable: Sauk Valley's county fair season starts next week. What are some of your favorite fair things?This week’s question: County fair season starts next week in the Sauk Valley as
SaukValley.com / Posted 17 hours ago
This week’s question: County fair season starts next week in the Sauk Valley as the 4-day Lee County 4-H Fair and Junior Show kicks off July 27 near Amboy. What are some of your favorite things about going to a county fair? Jennifer Heintzelman,... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
BaconFest: Unique South Cape event Saturday, Aug. 5I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season eve
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 19 hours ago
I know of that does a bacon event," Meola said. "This is also an off-season event, so this is getting to know your other Lee County neighbors." There are less tourists, with more residents from Fort Myers, Naples and such attending. "These are... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
City Council meetings to resume Mondayneeds to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 19 hours ago
needs to be approved listing the candidates for Mayor and City Council seats in District 1, 4, 5 and 6 and authorizing the Lee County Supervisor of Elections hold the election beginning with the Primary on Sept. 12. For the city budget... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
County landscaping project under way on Del PradoA section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 19 hours ago
A section of Del Prado Boulevard is getting a facelift as part of the county's Master Plan. LeeScape, which is Lee County's Roadway Landscaping Master Plan, calls for core-level landscaping for the center median of Del Prado, from Hancock Bridge... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village: Event center construction right on schedulethe project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 19 hours ago
the project to repave Pelican Boulevard from the resort property to Cape Coral Parkway. The city now has an agreement with Lee County to help fund the repaving when the event center is completed. The ballroom project is projected to create... Read more
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