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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Palm Harbor Apartments Senior Friendship Lunch Program CalendarPalm Harbor Apartments Senior Friendship Lunch ProgramTue, February 9, 2016 @ 1
Palm Harbor Apartments Senior Friendship Lunch Program Calendar
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 16 hours ago
Palm Harbor Apartments Senior Friendship Lunch ProgramTue, February 9, 2016 @ 11:00AM Palm Harbor Apartments hosts a Senior Friendship Lunch Program Monday - Friday from 11 a.m. to noon. Free blood pressure checks every Friday also from 11 a.m. to... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
High School Sports scores, schedulesBoys Basketball District 6A-10 Tournament Wednesday, Feb. 3 Semifinals Port
High School Sports scores, schedules
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
Boys Basketball District 6A-10 Tournament Wednesday, Feb. 3 Semifinals Port Charlotte 64, Cape Coral 56, OT Charlotte 66, Lemon Bay 32 Friday, Feb. 5 Championship: (2) Charlotte at (1) Port Charlotte, (n) District 5A-12 Tournament at... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Tritons nail down 4th district title in five seasonsDominique Carpenter came through with a season-high 17 points Friday night to h
Tritons nail down 4th district title in five seasons
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
Dominique Carpenter came through with a season-high 17 points Friday night to help lead Mariner to the District 5A-12 Championship with a 54-40 victory at Lely. Jahmel Myers contributed nine points and a season-high 15 rebounds for the Tritons... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Seahawks down Osceola 41-32After a low-scoring first period, Cape Coral ramped up the defensive pressure a
Seahawks down Osceola 41-32
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
After a low-scoring first period, Cape Coral ramped up the defensive pressure and pulled out a 41-32 victory over Osceola Thursday night in the Region 6A-3 Quarterfinal playoffs at Cape High. The defensive pressure resulted in 15 total steals.... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Gold Wing Road Riders CalendarGold Wing Road RidersSat, February 6, 2016 @ 8:30AM The Gold Wing Road Riders
Gold Wing Road Riders Calendar
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
Gold Wing Road RidersSat, February 6, 2016 @ 8:30AM The Gold Wing Road Riders Chapter FL2G holds its monthly breakfast meeting the first Saturday of each month at 8:30 a.m. at Buddy Freddy's Restaurant, 60 Pine Island Road, North Fort Myers. All... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Prosecutor Devin George appointed to fill Lee County judge openingProsecutor Devin S. George has been appointed as a Lee County judge, filling th
Prosecutor Devin George appointed to fill Lee County judge opening
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Prosecutor Devin S. George has been appointed as a Lee County judge, filling the vacancy created by Frank Mann Jr., who resigned in September. Gov. Rick Scott announced the appointment of George, 36, of North Fort Myers, on Monday. George, a 10-year... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
High School Sports scores, schedulesPrep Week Boys Basketball District 6A-10 Tournament Wednesday, Feb. 3 Semif
High School Sports scores, schedules
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 3 days ago
Prep Week Boys Basketball District 6A-10 Tournament Wednesday, Feb. 3 Semifinals Port Charlotte 64, Cape Coral 56, OT Charlotte 66, Lemon Bay 32 Friday, Feb. 5 Championship: (2) Charlotte at (1) Port Charlotte, 7 p.m. District 5A-12... Read more
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Philly.com
Temple owes stellar recruiting class to 2015 success"I think a lot of those kids sat in the stands at the Penn State game, the Notr
Temple owes stellar recruiting class to 2015 success
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
"I think a lot of those kids sat in the stands at the Penn State game, the Notre Dame game, the Memphis game," Rhule said, mentioning that recruits also saw the national awards that senior linebacker Tyler Matakevich picked up. "They realized you can... Read more
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Daily Press
Wilder likes this ODU class, but wants to redshirt everyoneSome coaches say maybe, others say it's absurdly early to tell. Wilder gave his
Wilder likes this ODU class, but wants to redshirt everyone
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Some coaches say maybe, others say it's absurdly early to tell. Wilder gave his answer in flat-out terms. "I really hope we're sitting here next year talking about how we redshirted all of our scholarship freshmen," he said. "As talented as I think... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Deposition provides glimpse of Fort Myers molestation claimsA former eucharistic minister at a Catholic church in Fort Myers stands accused
Deposition provides glimpse of Fort Myers molestation claims
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
A former eucharistic minister at a Catholic church in Fort Myers stands accused of molesting a 10-year-old altar boy. The boy's North Fort Myers family is suing both the Diocese of Venice and St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church for failing to stop... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Crime prevention 101: Lock your vehicle, no matter where it isAs season rolls into full swing, Lee deputies are reminding residents to do one
Crime prevention 101: Lock your vehicle, no matter where it is
Naples Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
As season rolls into full swing, Lee deputies are reminding residents to do one simple thing that will save them tons of headaches: Lock your vehicle. Lock them in parking lots, during the day, at night — and especially in the driveway. "It's a... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
High School Sports scores, schedulesBoys Basketball District 6A-10 Tournament Tuesday, Feb. 2 Cape Coral 79, Nor
High School Sports scores, schedules
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 days ago
Boys Basketball District 6A-10 Tournament Tuesday, Feb. 2 Cape Coral 79, North Fort Myers 58 Charlotte 74, Ida Baker 55 Lemon Bay 71, Island Coast 58 Wednesday, Feb. 3 Semifinals (4) Cape Coral at (1) Port Charlotte, 7 p.m. (6) Lemon Bay at... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Motorcyclist injured in accident improving at Lee MemorialA motorcyclist's condition is improving at a hospital after he and a Cape Coral
Motorcyclist injured in accident improving at Lee Memorial
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 4 days ago
A motorcyclist's condition is improving at a hospital after he and a Cape Coral driver collided. On Thursday, Matthew Brethauer, 25, of North Fort Myers, was listed in serious condition at Lee Memorial Hospital, where he was taken Sunday following... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Record crowd for GumbofestPeople were having to park at the bowling alley, down the street, wherever ther
Record crowd for Gumbofest
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 4 days ago
People were having to park at the bowling alley, down the street, wherever there was parking as the 14th annual Gumbofest came to the Shell Factory on Sunday. Suffice it to say, this one was the biggest to date, with as many as 7,000 people coming... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Tritons head into district after losing three of fourLosing three of their last four games in the regular season does not concern Ma
Tritons head into district after losing three of four
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 days ago
Losing three of their last four games in the regular season does not concern Mariner Tritons coach James Harris. "We got better. We played tough, state championship type teams," Harris said after a 50-36 loss to Winter Haven Saturday at the Mosaic... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Top prep athletes to sign with collegesNational Signing Day around Cape Coral is a bit muted overall with little in th
Top prep athletes to sign with colleges
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 days ago
National Signing Day around Cape Coral is a bit muted overall with little in the way of earth shattering collegiate offers being signed on Wednesday. One of the more high visible signings today occurs at Ida Baker when senior Marcela Montoya signs a... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
High School Sports scores, schedulesBoys Basketball Saturday, Jan. 30 Moore Haven 50, Mariner 36 District 6A-10
High School Sports scores, schedules
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
Boys Basketball Saturday, Jan. 30 Moore Haven 50, Mariner 36 District 6A-10 Tournament Tuesday, Feb. 2 (5) North Fort Myers at (4) Cape Coral, 7 p.m. (7) Ida Baker at (2) Charlotte, 7 p.m. (6) Lemon Bay at (3) Island Coast, 7 p.m. Wednesday,... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun readin
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 8 days ago
Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun reading can be. The Just Read, Florida! Office and the Florida Department of Education marked Jan. 25-29 as the eighth annual statewide Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! At the... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun readin
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun reading can be. The Just Read, Florida! Office and the Florida Department of Education marked Jan. 25-29 as the eighth annual statewide Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! At the... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun readin
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun reading can be. The Just Read, Florida! Office and the Florida Department of Education marked Jan. 25-29 as the eighth annual statewide Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! At the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun readin
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun reading can be. The Just Read, Florida! Office and the Florida Department of Education marked Jan. 25-29 as the eighth annual statewide Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! At the... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
High School Sports scores, schedulesBoys Basketball Friday, Jan. 29 Mariner 65, Island Coast 37 Saturday, Jan. 3
High School Sports scores, schedules
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 8 days ago
Boys Basketball Friday, Jan. 29 Mariner 65, Island Coast 37 Saturday, Jan. 30 Mariner vs. Moore Haven at Mosaic Shootout, Bartow District 6A-10 Tournament Tuesday, Feb. 2 (5) North Fort Myers at (4) Cape Coral, 7 p.m. (7) Ida Baker at (2)... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Tritons manhandle Gators 65-37With the help of Amari Haynes' second-half scoring surge, Mariner cruised from
Tritons manhandle Gators 65-37
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 8 days ago
With the help of Amari Haynes' second-half scoring surge, Mariner cruised from a 30-26 halftime lead to a 65-37 victory Friday night at Island Coast. "You have to give Island Coast credit. They took it to us inside in the early going because no one... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun readin
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 8 days ago
Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun reading can be. The Just Read, Florida! Office and the Florida Department of Education marked Jan. 25-29 as the eighth annual statewide Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! At the... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun readin
Diplomat students participate in Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 9 days ago
Students at Diplomat Middle School spent the week learning about how fun reading can be. The Just Read, Florida! Office and the Florida Department of Education marked Jan. 25-29 as the eighth annual statewide Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! At the... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Real Estate BriefsGuth and LaRue join RE/MAX Realty Partners RE/MAX Realty Partners has announc
Real Estate Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 9 days ago
Guth and LaRue join RE/MAX Realty Partners RE/MAX Realty Partners has announced that Robert Guth and Dean LaRue have joined the company as full-time agents. Guth has been a Cape Coral resident since 1980. He has been in the mortgage lending... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Crosspoint Church to celebrate 10 years of serving Cape CoralCrosspoint Christian Church will celebrate its 10th anniversary in a special ce
Crosspoint Church to celebrate 10 years of serving Cape Coral
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 9 days ago
Crosspoint Christian Church will celebrate its 10th anniversary in a special celebration service this Sunday, Jan. 31, at 10 a.m. at Mariner High School. Crosspoint began meeting in January 2006 as a church plant of First Christian Church in Fort... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Seahawks win season finale 65-38C.J. Lewis pumped in a game-high 18 points Thursday night to lead Cape Coral pa
Seahawks win season finale 65-38
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 9 days ago
C.J. Lewis pumped in a game-high 18 points Thursday night to lead Cape Coral past Gateway Charter 65-38 in the regular season finale for the Seahawks. Cape (14-10) also got 11 points from Luis Calderon and nine points from Stephen Hawkins. The... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
North girls on historic runCoach Nick Erickson has instilled confidence and a belief in North Fort Myers'
North girls on historic run
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 9 days ago
Coach Nick Erickson has instilled confidence and a belief in North Fort Myers' soccer players as they head to the school's first ever girls' regional finals at Plantation American Heritage. Heritage is a three-time defending state champion squad... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Heavy rains leave Lee County under waterHeavy rains on Wednesday night and through Thursday caused flooding in several
Heavy rains leave Lee County under water
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
Heavy rains on Wednesday night and through Thursday caused flooding in several areas of Cape Coral, which meant public works crews were out monitoring roads and urging drivers to use caution. City officials said Chiquita Boulevard near Mohawk... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Man charged in wild assault on gas station clerkA North Fort Myers man was arrested after deputies say he assaulted a clerk at
Man charged in wild assault on gas station clerk
Naples Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
A North Fort Myers man was arrested after deputies say he assaulted a clerk at a North Naples Chevron. Bronson Eugene Layton, 25, faces misdemeanor charges of assault, battery, disorderly conduct and trespassing. The clerk at the Chevron at 8901... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
High School Sports scores, schedulesBoys Basketball Thursday, Jan. 28 Gateway at Cape Coral, 7:30 p.m. Riverdale
High School Sports scores, schedules
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 10 days ago
Boys Basketball Thursday, Jan. 28 Gateway at Cape Coral, 7:30 p.m. Riverdale at North Fort Myers, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29 Estero at Ida Baker, 7:30 p.m. Mariner at Island Coast, 7:30 p.m. Oasis at Marco Island, 7 p.m. Fort Myers at Bishop... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Fantasy sports bills advance through House, Senate committeesTALLAHASSEE | While officials in some other states try to shut down the games,
Fantasy sports bills advance through House, Senate committees
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
TALLAHASSEE | While officials in some other states try to shut down the games, Florida legislators are speedily moving measures that would shield the daily fantasy sports industry from the state’s gambling laws. House and Senate committees Wednesday... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Lawmakers give nod to fantasy sports industryTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - While officials in some other states try to shut down the g
Lawmakers give nod to fantasy sports industry
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 11 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - While officials in some other states try to shut down the games, Florida legislators are speedily moving measures that would shield the daily fantasy sports industry from the state's gambling laws. House and Senate committees... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Career criminal charged with Circle K, Regions Bank robberiesA North Fort Myers man already locked up on drug charges is additionally charge
Career criminal charged with Circle K, Regions Bank robberies
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 days ago
A North Fort Myers man already locked up on drug charges is additionally charged in connection with a November robbery at a Circle K store and an attempted December robbery at a Regions Bank location. The Lee County Sheriff's Office said Robert... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Residents provide input on future park needsResidents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature ar
Residents provide input on future park needs
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 11 days ago
Residents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature areas and lots and lots of pickleball. That's what more than 100 residents had to say Tuesday at the Cape Coral Yacht Club as they provided input on what they want in their... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Drug House OdysseyAn estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative
Drug House Odyssey
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 11 days ago
An estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative consequences of drinking and driving next week during the 23rd annual . Organized by the Lee County Coalition for a Drug-Free Southwest Florida, the... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Residents provide input on future park needsResidents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature ar
Residents provide input on future park needs
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Residents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature areas and lots and lots of pickleball. That's what more than 100 residents had to say Tuesday at the Cape Coral Yacht Club as they provided input on what they want in their... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Drug House OdysseyAn estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative
Drug House Odyssey
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
An estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative consequences of drinking and driving next week during the 23rd annual . Organized by the Lee County Coalition for a Drug-Free Southwest Florida, the... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Residents provide input on future park needsResidents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature ar
Residents provide input on future park needs
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
Residents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature areas and lots and lots of pickleball. That's what more than 100 residents had to say Tuesday at the Cape Coral Yacht Club as they provided input on what they want in their... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Drug House OdysseyAn estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative
Drug House Odyssey
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
An estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative consequences of drinking and driving next week during the 23rd annual . Organized by the Lee County Coalition for a Drug-Free Southwest Florida, the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Residents provide input on future park needsResidents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature ar
Residents provide input on future park needs
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
Residents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature areas and lots and lots of pickleball. That's what more than 100 residents had to say Tuesday at the Cape Coral Yacht Club as they provided input on what they want in their... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Drug House OdysseyAn estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative
Drug House Odyssey
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
An estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative consequences of drinking and driving next week during the 23rd annual . Organized by the Lee County Coalition for a Drug-Free Southwest Florida, the... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Residents provide input on future park needsResidents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature ar
Residents provide input on future park needs
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 11 days ago
Residents want something done with the old Golf Club, more trails and nature areas and lots and lots of pickleball. That's what more than 100 residents had to say Tuesday at the Cape Coral Yacht Club as they provided input on what they want in their... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Drug House OdysseyAn estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative
Drug House Odyssey
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 11 days ago
An estimated 1,500 Lee County fifth-graders will witness firsthand the negative consequences of drinking and driving next week during the 23rd annual . Organized by the Lee County Coalition for a Drug-Free Southwest Florida, the... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Civic & Community Center: Flapjack fundraiser both a bargain and a good timeSave the date: Saturday, Feb. 13; it can be a prelude to a romantic Valentine's
Civic & Community Center: Flapjack fundraiser both a bargain and a good time
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 11 days ago
Save the date: Saturday, Feb. 13; it can be a prelude to a romantic Valentine's Day weekend. From 8 to 10 a.m., the North Fort Myers Civic Association is sponsoring a Flapjack Funfest/Fundraiser and Social at Applebee's at Merchants Crossing. For... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Weather doesn’t keep RV buffs homeThousands of RV lovers and curiosity seekers came to the Lee Civic Center this
Weather doesn’t keep RV buffs home
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 11 days ago
Thousands of RV lovers and curiosity seekers came to the Lee Civic Center this past week to look at the latest and best models, learn about the lifestyle and perhaps even buy as the 31st annual Fort Myers RV Show concluded Sunday. Even though Friday... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Shift shares in Chamber deputy honorIn the middle of the night, while you're asleep, they're out keeping you safe,
Shift shares in Chamber deputy honor
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 11 days ago
In the middle of the night, while you're asleep, they're out keeping you safe, locking up the bad guys. They are the Lee County Sheriff's Office, and last week the North Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce honored the entire "A" side shift with the... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Four North Fort Myers teachers named Golden Apple finalistsFrom among the 300-plus applications, the Foundation for Lee County Public Scho
Four North Fort Myers teachers named Golden Apple finalists
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 11 days ago
From among the 300-plus applications, the Foundation for Lee County Public Schools has named 30 finalists for the 29th Annual Golden Apple Teacher Awards. And as is usually the case, several North Fort Myers teachers are among them with two others... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Gumbo Fest 2016 at the Shell FactoryIt's one of the most anticipated events of the year, and it's returning to the
Gumbo Fest 2016 at the Shell Factory
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 11 days ago
It's one of the most anticipated events of the year, and it's returning to the Shell Factory this Sunday. The 14th annual Gumbo Fest will happen from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., featuring two great bands, wonderful deals at the Shell Factory and, of course,... Read more
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