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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing citycan't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while o
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing city
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
can't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while overall crime might be down, violent crime in Lee County for 2015 spiked more than 6 percent compared with the year before. There are about 700,000 people in the county... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing citycan't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while o
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing city
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 3 hours ago
can't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while overall crime might be down, violent crime in Lee County for 2015 spiked more than 6 percent compared with the year before. There are about 700,000 people in the county... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing citycan't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while o
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing city
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 4 hours ago
can't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while overall crime might be down, violent crime in Lee County for 2015 spiked more than 6 percent compared with the year before. There are about 700,000 people in the county... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing citycan't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while o
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing city
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 4 hours ago
can't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while overall crime might be down, violent crime in Lee County for 2015 spiked more than 6 percent compared with the year before. There are about 700,000 people in the county... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing citycan't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while o
Associated press: Violence at Fort Myers club signals changing city
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 4 hours ago
can't imagine this happening to any person in our state," he said. But while overall crime might be down, violent crime in Lee County for 2015 spiked more than 6 percent compared with the year before. There are about 700,000 people in the county... Read more
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WALB Albany
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL 2016: Trojans feeling defensive in 2016The Lee County Trojans practice every day in the shadow of their future multipu
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL 2016: Trojans feeling defensive in 2016
WALB Albany / Posted 4 hours ago
The Lee County Trojans practice every day in the shadow of their future multipurpose facility. The building is still under construction, almost serving as a daily reminder this team is still a work in progress. The Trojans earned some respect after... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Kids rally behind classmate with rare cancertraining to help them spot overdoses and learn to save lives Wednesday. At the
Kids rally behind classmate with rare cancer
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 hours ago
training to help them spot overdoses and learn to save lives Wednesday. At the First Christian Church in Keokuk, the Lee County Drug Task Force held a heroin training course. The goal of the course was to educate law enforcement officers and... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Thursday on WGEM News Today: Local law enforcement discuss ability to enforce sex offender lawstraining to help them spot overdoses and learn to save lives Wednesday. At the
Thursday on WGEM News Today: Local law enforcement discuss ability to enforce sex offender laws
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 hours ago
training to help them spot overdoses and learn to save lives Wednesday. At the First Christian Church in Keokuk, the Lee County Drug Task Force held a heroin training course. The goal of the course was to educate law enforcement officers and... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Years-old stolen car discovered in Cape Coral pondpromoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside t
Years-old stolen car discovered in Cape Coral pond
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 hours ago
promoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside the club moments before 20 people were shot. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. "You wanna try me, right?" So begins... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lee County's Hatcher commits to Mississippi St.The Lee County Trojans have seen plenty of alumni go on to big time college bas
Lee County's Hatcher commits to Mississippi St.
WALB Albany / Posted 5 hours ago
The Lee County Trojans have seen plenty of alumni go on to big time college baseball careers. Josh Hatcher hopes to be the next one. The Trojans' senior committed to Mississippi State this afternoon. Hatcher batted .342 with four homers and 15 RBI... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Teaching your children the dangers of talking to strangersfollowing high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
Teaching your children the dangers of talking to strangers
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Men tied to Selma killing surrender as agencies continue gang crackdownfollowing high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
Men tied to Selma killing surrender as agencies continue gang crackdown
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
MOST WANTED: Derain Walkerfollowing high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
MOST WANTED: Derain Walker
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Wood sculpting at the Adams County Fairtraining to help them spot overdoses and learn to save lives Wednesday. At the
Wood sculpting at the Adams County Fair
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 hours ago
training to help them spot overdoses and learn to save lives Wednesday. At the First Christian Church in Keokuk, the Lee County Drug Task Force held a heroin training course. The goal of the course was to educate law enforcement officers and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Years-old stolen car discovered in Cape Coral pondexpired in 2012 - was fully covered in green moss. Plants were even growing ins
Years-old stolen car discovered in Cape Coral pond
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 hours ago
expired in 2012 - was fully covered in green moss. Plants were even growing inside the vehicle. The car was found while Lee County deputies were training in a helicopter. One of the deputies spotted the car submerged underwater. "I don't know... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trauma surgeon recounts night of Club Blu shootingI am a mother. I have two kids and....I hug them at night." Fonte told ABC7 th
Trauma surgeon recounts night of Club Blu shooting
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 hours ago
I am a mother. I have two kids and....I hug them at night." Fonte told ABC7 that the Fort Myers Police Department and the Lee County Sheriff’s Office were a big help the night of the shooting. She said several officers dressed wounds on scene and... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Florida Motorsports theft suspects caught after chasepromoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside t
Florida Motorsports theft suspects caught after chase
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
promoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside the club moments before 20 people were shot. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. "You wanna try me, right?" So begins... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trauma surgeon recounts night of Club Blu shootingI am a mother. I have two kids and....I hug them at night." Fonte told NBC2 th
Trauma surgeon recounts night of Club Blu shooting
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
I am a mother. I have two kids and....I hug them at night." Fonte told NBC2 that the Fort Myers Police Department and the Lee County Sheriff’s Office were a big help the night of the shooting. She said several officers dressed wounds on scene and... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lee teen charged in killing was runaway from state custodypromoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside t
Lee teen charged in killing was runaway from state custody
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
promoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside the club moments before 20 people were shot. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. "You wanna try me, right?" So begins... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Mom beats daughter on Facebook 'Live'following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
Mom beats daughter on Facebook 'Live'
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Special Report: Back to School on a Budgetfollowing high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
Special Report: Back to School on a Budget
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Grand Jury returns indictment for Upatoi triple murder suspectsfollowing high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
Grand Jury returns indictment for Upatoi triple murder suspects
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Woman charged in boyfriend's murder bonds out of jailfollowing high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
Woman charged in boyfriend's murder bonds out of jail
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Firefighters battle Keokuk house firetraining at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390
Firefighters battle Keokuk house fire
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
training at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390 kids drown each year in swimming pools. Lee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from the stateLee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Federal opioid bill helping local centers expand treatmenttraining at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390
Federal opioid bill helping local centers expand treatment
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
training at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390 kids drown each year in swimming pools. Lee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from the stateLee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
After 33 years, local restaurant is for saletraining at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390
After 33 years, local restaurant is for sale
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
training at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390 kids drown each year in swimming pools. Lee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from the stateLee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Birmingham Parks & Rec introduces 'Prepared Not Scared' programfollowing high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
Birmingham Parks & Rec introduces 'Prepared Not Scared' program
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Suspect arrested in jewelry store armed robberyfollowing high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following hi
Suspect arrested in jewelry store armed robbery
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 hours ago
following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co.Suspect in custody following high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee Co. Lee County law enforcement officials confirmed that a high-speed chase on I-85 NB in Lee County. Lee County law enforcement... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Congressman leads opioid discussion in Dixonyou want to get clean, but in minute 11, the brain switches to telling you that
Congressman leads opioid discussion in Dixon
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 hours ago
you want to get clean, but in minute 11, the brain switches to telling you that you have to get high," Kinzinger said. Lee County has taken a leadership role in the Safe Passage program, and has a string of successes with fighting opioid... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New judge sworn in in Adams Countytraining at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390
New judge sworn in in Adams County
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
training at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390 kids drown each year in swimming pools. Lee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from the stateLee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local farmers concerned over crop pricestraining at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390
Local farmers concerned over crop prices
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
training at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390 kids drown each year in swimming pools. Lee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from the stateLee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Ag program returns to Quincy Public Schools with help of donationtraining at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390
Ag program returns to Quincy Public Schools with help of donation
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
training at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Federal statistics show more than 390 kids drown each year in swimming pools. Lee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from the stateLee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Mark Sievers' attorneys file motion to strike death penaltyat custody hearing Who murdered Teresa Sievers? That's the question a lawyer a
Mark Sievers' attorneys file motion to strike death penalty
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 hours ago
at custody hearing Who murdered Teresa Sievers? That's the question a lawyer asked Mark Sievers on Wednesday at the Lee County Justice Complex. Who murdered Teresa Sievers? That's the question a lawyer asked Mark Sievers on Wednesday at the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Car discovered in Cape Coral lakeA moss-covered car was pulled out of a Cape Coral lake on Wednesday. The Lee C
Car discovered in Cape Coral lake
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 hours ago
A moss-covered car was pulled out of a Cape Coral lake on Wednesday. The Lee County Sheriff's Office helicopter was doing training runs in the area of Kismet Parkway when they spotted the car at the bottom of the lake. It's a 2011 Kia Soul with a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Women break the glass ceiling in SWFLThat's when the glass ceiling broke above the Lee County Commission with Betty
Women break the glass ceiling in SWFL
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 hours ago
That's when the glass ceiling broke above the Lee County Commission with Betty Bowen becoming the first female commissioner. Following in her footsteps almost a decade later was Melvin Morgan, who is also the only black person to have served on the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Support groups, clubs and servicesChildhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family p
Support groups, clubs and services
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County Health Department, 309 S. Galena Ave.,�Suite 100, Dixon. Appointments: 815-284-3371. Blood pressure screenings, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Whiteside... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lehigh senior center facing over $100k in fire assessment feespromoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside t
Lehigh senior center facing over $100k in fire assessment fees
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 hours ago
promoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside the club moments before 20 people were shot. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. "You wanna try me, right?" So begins... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Will Wawa be able to move into Estero?promoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside t
Will Wawa be able to move into Estero?
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 hours ago
promoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside the club moments before 20 people were shot. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. "You wanna try me, right?" So begins... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Car discovered in Cape Coral lakepromoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside t
Car discovered in Cape Coral lake
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 hours ago
promoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside the club moments before 20 people were shot. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. "You wanna try me, right?" So begins... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
State proposes adjusting chemical levels in waterwayspromoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside t
State proposes adjusting chemical levels in waterways
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 hours ago
promoter for the teen party held at Club Blu, uncovering what happened inside the club moments before 20 people were shot. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. "You wanna try me, right?" So begins... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Lee County, FL's Solid Waste Rfdg Revs 'A'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A' rating on the foll
Fitch Rates Lee County, FL's Solid Waste Rfdg Revs 'A'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A' rating on the following Lee County, Florida (the county) revenue bonds: -- $66,615,000 solid waste refunding revenue bonds, series 2016. The bonds are scheduled to price via negotiation... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Water quality at Lee County beaches showing signs of improvementThe water at Lee County beaches is showing signs of improvement after algae and
Water quality at Lee County beaches showing signs of improvement
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 12 hours ago
The water at Lee County beaches is showing signs of improvement after algae and bacteria popped up in recent water samples. Last week, tests from the Department of Environmental Protect and the Department of Health showed signs of bacteria and... Read more
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WALB Albany
Victors react to runoff electionsand says oh no, they don't take credit cards, so that will help a lot," said Ha
Victors react to runoff elections
WALB Albany / Posted 12 hours ago
and says oh no, they don't take credit cards, so that will help a lot," said Harnage. There was one runoff in neighboring Lee County, with Melanie Gahring defeating DA Investigator Miles O'Quinn by a slim 60 votes, a 2 and a half percent... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Drug task force hosts heroin trainingin Iowa. A group of Native Americans are running to try and stop work on the D
Drug task force hosts heroin training
WGEM Quincy / Posted 12 hours ago
in Iowa. A group of Native Americans are running to try and stop work on the Dakota Access Pipeline that runs through Lee County, Iowa. The youth group started their trip in North Dakota and will finish their run in Washington D.C. in an... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
LCSO: Fraud line remains activewho knows no bounds, borders or jurisdictions. The increase in these types of
LCSO: Fraud line remains active
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 13 hours ago
who knows no bounds, borders or jurisdictions. The increase in these types of reports is why nearly 10 years ago, the Lee County Sheriff's Office became the first local agency to designate a phone line as a central reporting place for... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Free parking this weekend at most Lee parks, recreation sitesParking fees will be waived on July 30-31 at Lee County-managed boat ramps and
Free parking this weekend at most Lee parks, recreation sites
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 13 hours ago
Parking fees will be waived on July 30-31 at Lee County-managed boat ramps and regional parks, and admission will be waived at the county's swimming pools in recognition of National Park and Recreation Month. There will be 24 sites at which no fees... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
New 7-Eleven proposed in Lehighto the board will be Joshua Lockhard, of CPH Inc. After presentation to the loc
New 7-Eleven proposed in Lehigh
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 13 hours ago
to the board will be Joshua Lockhard, of CPH Inc. After presentation to the local board, the proposal will be sent to the Lee County Hearing Examiner with comments from the Lehigh panel. The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Lee County... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Of Special Note ()the annex at Faith Lutheran Church, at 705 Leeland Blvd. The group is always l
Of Special Note ()
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 13 hours ago
the annex at Faith Lutheran Church, at 705 Leeland Blvd. The group is always looking for musicians who want to perform. Lee County band accepting members The Lee County Community Band rehearses Thursdays from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. Michael Lutheran... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Calendar of Events ()by a meeting at 7:30 a.m. in the Community Room at Hope Hospice, 1201 Wings Way
Calendar of Events ()
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 13 hours ago
by a meeting at 7:30 a.m. in the Community Room at Hope Hospice, 1201 Wings Way. - Narcotics Anonymous holds meetings in Lee County. For times and locations, call 866-389-1344 or: www.nagulfcoastfla.org. Thursday, July 28 - Lehigh Acres Shrine... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Clean water nowoligarchy. Case in point; Ray Judah, during the 2012 election was the longest r
Clean water now
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 13 hours ago
oligarchy. Case in point; Ray Judah, during the 2012 election was the longest running elected official at the time on the Lee County Commission, however, he was annihilated by Big Sugar's money and the Friends and Family Super-PAC. Let us look at... Read more
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