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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Lee County, FL's Solid Waste Rfdg Revs 'A'; Outlook Stablefor households in the unincorporated areas and incorporated cities of Fort Myer
Fitch Rates Lee County, FL's Solid Waste Rfdg Revs 'A'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 16 hours ago
for households in the unincorporated areas and incorporated cities of Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Fort Myers Beach, and Sanibel, and such assessments are subject to a lien on real property if not paid. Cape Coral collects ad valorem taxes in... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Free parking this weekend at most Lee parks, recreation sitesof other governments, including Barefoot Beach, beach access points managed by
Free parking this weekend at most Lee parks, recreation sites
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 16 hours ago
of other governments, including Barefoot Beach, beach access points managed by the Town of Fort Myers Beach and city of Sanibel sites, including the south side of Blind Pass. Lee County commissioners on June 21 designated the free parking and... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Clean water nowAlgae blooms are so prevalent and horrid on the east coast and now the algae ha
Clean water now
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 16 hours ago
Algae blooms are so prevalent and horrid on the east coast and now the algae has migrated across the state to our beloved Sanibel-Captiva Islands, Cape Coral and Fort Myers Beach. President Obama has already appointed 45 czars to replace elected... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Chauncy Goss for Congresshis life to making better those things that serve to improve the quality of lif
Chauncy Goss for Congress
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
his life to making better those things that serve to improve the quality of life in our society. He was a member on the Sanibel City Council. He was the first mayor of Sanibel. He was the co-founder of the Island Reporter. He was elected to the... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Rotary Happenings: Club returns to Friday morning speakers seriesFor a few weeks in July our regular Rotary meetings have been concentrating bas
Rotary Happenings: Club returns to Friday morning speakers series
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
For a few weeks in July our regular Rotary meetings have been concentrating basically on Sanibel-Captiva Rotary business and going over some of the details with this year's budgeting figures and fundraising ideas. Now the club is back to our Friday... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
On the Water: Slightly cooler days heat up fishingfrom 13 to 20 inches. Inshore reports were widespread with snapper caught aroun
On the Water: Slightly cooler days heat up fishing
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
from 13 to 20 inches. Inshore reports were widespread with snapper caught around the mouth of the Caloosahatchee River; the Sanibel and Bokeelia piers; Blind Pass Bridge; Redfish, Captiva and Boca Grande Passes; various docks, oyster bars, and... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
"Spirit of '45"will be one of the decreasing number of WWII veterans who will be attending Ery
"Spirit of '45"
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
will be one of the decreasing number of WWII veterans who will be attending Eryka Aptaker's gathering on Aug. 14 at the Sanibel Harbour Marriot, as noted in the editorial. We forget too soon not only those who fought for America seven decades... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Neill’s big risk paying off for the future of the oceanThere is a photo hanging on the wall inside the facility of the Sanibel Sea Sch
Neill’s big risk paying off for the future of the ocean
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
There is a photo hanging on the wall inside the facility of the Sanibel Sea School of its founders, Dr. Bruce Neill and Evelyn Monroe-Neill, which although not prominent, is still recognized by many who walk through. The long-term goal of Dr.... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Windell Campbell opens kids’ imaginations through storytellingAs soon as Windell Campbell took the stage at the Sanibel Public Library July 2
Windell Campbell opens kids’ imaginations through storytelling
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
As soon as Windell Campbell took the stage at the Sanibel Public Library July 20, the entire audience was mesmerized. Not a single eye wandered. During his hour-long storytelling presentation, Campell acted out scenes with the help of puppets from a... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
SCCF tank talks help raise awareness on local speciesTo help residents and visitors understand what exactly is lurking in their back
SCCF tank talks help raise awareness on local species
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
To help residents and visitors understand what exactly is lurking in their backyards, the Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation holds tank talks once every two weeks at the SCCF Nature Center. Chris Lechowicz, director of the wildlife habitat... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Living Sanibel: The royal palm symbolizes the tropical nature of south FloridaRoystonea elata, can still be found at Collier Seminole State Park ( which is l
Living Sanibel: The royal palm symbolizes the tropical nature of south Florida
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
Roystonea elata, can still be found at Collier Seminole State Park ( which is located approximately seventy miles south of Sanibel on Highway 41. The Florida species differs only slightly from the more popular Cuban tree, Roystonea regia, in that... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
San-Cap club teaching sport to Sanibel youthto find ways to keep their children busy during the summer vacation months, but
San-Cap club teaching sport to Sanibel youth
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
to find ways to keep their children busy during the summer vacation months, but the San-Cap Optimist Club, along with the Sanibel Recreation Center, is helping out in a big way. Ever since early June, volunteers from the San-Cap Optimist Club... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Shell Shocked: The balance of natureI recently convened a meeting of representatives from many of the wildlife spec
Shell Shocked: The balance of nature
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
I recently convened a meeting of representatives from many of the wildlife species in Sanibel. There were long lingering issues that needed to be addressed, such as the embarrassment to the entire sea turtle family when it was revealed that an... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Combs leads public administrator money raceCombs (through a total of three, separate donations); and $250 each from the Je
Combs leads public administrator money race
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Combs (through a total of three, separate donations); and $250 each from the Jefferson Bank PAC and from Wayne Laufer, of Sanibel, Florida. Combs also reported getting $5,876 in donations of $100 or less at two fundraisers held this year and... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Tuesday, July 26Bartleson visits three locations to test the water. NBC2 tagged along with him
5 things to know for Tuesday, July 26
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
Bartleson visits three locations to test the water. NBC2 tagged along with him on his weekly route. He said his agency, Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation, tests the water regularly and has been doing so for years. STORMS AGAIN TODAY No... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
NBC2 tags along as scientist samples Caloosahatcheewhat's being done about the water quality crisis? NBC2 tagged along with him o
NBC2 tags along as scientist samples Caloosahatchee
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
what's being done about the water quality crisis? NBC2 tagged along with him on his weekly route. He said his agency, Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation, tests the water regularly and has been doing so for years. They started the weekly... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Driver dies after hitting tree in Punta Gordaexplosion A fatal canister explosion in Cape Coral had the police and fire dep
Driver dies after hitting tree in Punta Gorda
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
explosion A fatal canister explosion in Cape Coral had the police and fire departments on the scene Saturday night. 2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire The Sanibel Fire Department says the fire happened at a home off Woodring... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Latest: Fort Myers Club Blu shootingexplosion A fatal canister explosion in Cape Coral had the police and fire dep
Latest: Fort Myers Club Blu shooting
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
explosion A fatal canister explosion in Cape Coral had the police and fire departments on the scene Saturday night. 2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire The Sanibel Fire Department says the fire happened at a home off Woodring... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
2 dead, at least 14 injured after shooting at Fort Myers clubexplosion A fatal canister explosion in Cape Coral had the police and fire dep
2 dead, at least 14 injured after shooting at Fort Myers club
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
explosion A fatal canister explosion in Cape Coral had the police and fire departments on the scene Saturday night. 2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire The Sanibel Fire Department says the fire happened at a home off Woodring... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
3 people found dead in Cape homefamily. Police in Florida are investigating a shooting that happened early Sun
3 people found dead in Cape home
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
family. Police in Florida are investigating a shooting that happened early Sunday near a nightclub in downtown Orlando. 2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire The Sanibel Fire Department says the fire happened at a home off Woodring... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Silver Alert activation for Punta Gorda manfamily. Police in Florida are investigating a shooting that happened early Sun
Silver Alert activation for Punta Gorda man
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
family. Police in Florida are investigating a shooting that happened early Sunday near a nightclub in downtown Orlando. 2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire The Sanibel Fire Department says the fire happened at a home off Woodring... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Death investigation underway in Cape Coral residencefamily. Police in Florida are investigating a shooting that happened early Sun
Death investigation underway in Cape Coral residence
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
family. Police in Florida are investigating a shooting that happened early Sunday near a nightclub in downtown Orlando. 2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire The Sanibel Fire Department says the fire happened at a home off Woodring... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Downtown Pokemon bar crawl draws hundredsA fatal canister explosion in Cape Coral had the police and fire departments on
Downtown Pokemon bar crawl draws hundreds
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
A fatal canister explosion in Cape Coral had the police and fire departments on the scene Friday night. 2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire The Sanibel Fire Department says the fire happened at a home off Woodring Road in part of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONSThomas Court, Maumelle, L40, St Thomas 2nd, $240,000. Fitzhugh Construction In
REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Thomas Court, Maumelle, L40, St Thomas 2nd, $240,000. Fitzhugh Construction Inc. to Nick Chapin and Jessica Moore, 20 Sanibel Cove, Little Rock, L206, Kenwood Estates Phase 4, $239,900. Diana Goodwin to Theresa and Gary Long, L108, Vallon... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fireNeighbors say two teens were arrested after setting a Sanibel home on fire. Th
2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
Neighbors say two teens were arrested after setting a Sanibel home on fire. The Sanibel Fire Department says the small fire happened at a home off Woodring Road in part of the J.N. Ding Darling Preserve late Friday night. Fire officials told us two... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fireNeighbors say two teens were arrested after setting a Sanibel home on fire. Th
2 Sanibel teens arrested after starting house fire
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
Neighbors say two teens were arrested after setting a Sanibel home on fire. The Sanibel Fire Department says the small fire happened at a home off Woodring Road in part of the J.N. Ding Darling Preserve late Friday night. "I'm really sad, it's... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Clean water nowAlgae blooms are so prevalent and horrid on the east coast and now the algae ha
Clean water now
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 days ago
Algae blooms are so prevalent and horrid on the east coast and now the algae has migrated across the state to our beloved Sanibel-Captiva Islands, Cape Coral and Fort Myers Beach. President Obama has already appointed 45 czars to replace elected... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Tank Talks at SCCF Calendarin their tanks. Take a tour with a biologist to learn about the SCCF research
Tank Talks at SCCF Calendar
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 5 days ago
in their tanks. Take a tour with a biologist to learn about the SCCF research and projects associated with these local critters. Cost is $5 per adult with SCCF members and children for free. The nature center is located at 3333 Sanibel Capti... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Police reopen MLK Boulevard after rolloveryou may notice a few of these through the morning. Temperatures are in the 70's
Police reopen MLK Boulevard after rollover
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
you may notice a few of these through the morning. Temperatures are in the 70's as we start the day. Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel tests positive for bacteria Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel was found to have high levels of bacteria. The tests by the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Police searching for missing Cape Coral teenyou may notice a few of these through the morning. Temperatures are in the 70's
Police searching for missing Cape Coral teen
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
you may notice a few of these through the morning. Temperatures are in the 70's as we start the day. Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel tests positive for bacteria Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel was found to have high levels of bacteria. The tests by the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Crash shuts down MLK Boulevardyou may notice a few of these through the morning. Temperatures are in the 70's
Crash shuts down MLK Boulevard
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
you may notice a few of these through the morning. Temperatures are in the 70's as we start the day. Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel tests positive for bacteria Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel was found to have high levels of bacteria. The tests by the... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Teen charged with taking egg from sea turtle nestSANIBEL, Fla. - A southwest Florida teen is facing a misdemeanor charge after a
Teen charged with taking egg from sea turtle nest
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
SANIBEL, Fla. - A southwest Florida teen is facing a misdemeanor charge after authorities say he took an egg from a sea turtle nest. The News-Press reports that 19-year-old Adrian Andres Morals Corrales was jailed Wednesday and charged with... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggA Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtl
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 6 days ago
A Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtle nest on Sanibel. Adrian Andre Morales-Corrales, 19, of 2111 N.E. 24th Terrace, was arrested and charged Wednesday with conservation animals possess 11 or fewer marine... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggA Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtl
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
A Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtle nest on Sanibel. Adrian Andre Morales-Corrales, 19, of 2111 N.E. 24th Terrace, was arrested and charged Wednesday with conservation animals possess 11 or fewer marine... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggA Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtl
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
A Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtle nest on Sanibel. Adrian Andre Morales-Corrales, 19, of 2111 N.E. 24th Terrace, was arrested and charged Wednesday with conservation animals possess 11 or fewer marine... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Sports Calendar for 7/22Fort Myers PD Fallen Officers Memorial Fund and Brotherhood Ride. Info: Lt. Ber
Sports Calendar for 7/22
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 6 days ago
Fort Myers PD Fallen Officers Memorial Fund and Brotherhood Ride. Info: Lt. Bernice 239-321-7698. Saturday, Oct. 15 8th Sanibel Island 10K Race 4 F.I.S.H. - Sanibel Community House, 2173 Periwinkle Way; raceway registration 6:30 a.m., 7:30 a.m.... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefshomes, businesses and communities in Southwest Florida. Henderson Franklin oper
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 6 days ago
homes, businesses and communities in Southwest Florida. Henderson Franklin operates offices in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Sanibel Island and Naples (by appointment only). For additional information on Rivera or Henderson Franklin, visit... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggA Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtl
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 6 days ago
A Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtle nest on Sanibel. Adrian Andre Morales-Corrales, 19, of 2111 N.E. 24th Terrace, was arrested and charged Wednesday with conservation animals possess 11 or fewer marine... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggA Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtl
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 6 days ago
A Cape Coral man is accused of stealing a turtle egg this week from a sea turtle nest on Sanibel. Adrian Andre Morales-Corrales, 19, of 2111 N.E. 24th Terrace, was arrested and charged Wednesday with conservation animals possess 11 or fewer marine... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Turtle egg theft leads to Cape teen's arrestto steal a sea turtle egg from a guarded nest. Adam Morales-Corrales, 19, was
Turtle egg theft leads to Cape teen's arrest
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
to steal a sea turtle egg from a guarded nest. Adam Morales-Corrales, 19, was taken into custody on Bowman's Beach on Sanibel Island around 2 p.m. on Wednesday. The police report says that Morales-Corrales was seen digging near the sea turtle... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Turtle egg theft leads to Cape teen's arrestto steal a sea turtle egg from a guarded nest. Adam Morales-Corrales, 19, was
Turtle egg theft leads to Cape teen's arrest
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
to steal a sea turtle egg from a guarded nest. Adam Morales-Corrales, 19, was taken into custody on Bowman's Beach on Sanibel Island around 2 p.m. on Wednesday. The police report says that Morales-Corrales was seen digging near the sea turtle... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
New bacteria test results in for Lighthouse BeachNew testing of the waters at Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel by the Florida Departm
New bacteria test results in for Lighthouse Beach
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
New testing of the waters at Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel by the Florida Department of Health shows the levels of bacteria are low. The latest test results disprove the water samples that were gathered earlier this week. So much fresh water is being... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
New bacteria test results in for Lighthouse Beacha crash that seriously injured a 21-year-old Fort Myers man early Thursday morn
New bacteria test results in for Lighthouse Beach
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
a crash that seriously injured a 21-year-old Fort Myers man early Thursday morning in Estero. Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel tests positive for bacteria Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel was found to have high levels of bacteria. The tests by the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Coast Guard rescues dolphin after it leaps into boata crash that seriously injured a 21-year-old Fort Myers man early Thursday morn
Coast Guard rescues dolphin after it leaps into boat
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
a crash that seriously injured a 21-year-old Fort Myers man early Thursday morning in Estero. Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel tests positive for bacteria Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel was found to have high levels of bacteria. The tests by the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Witness sought in Fort Myers Beach indecent exposure casea crash that seriously injured a 21-year-old Fort Myers man early Thursday morn
Witness sought in Fort Myers Beach indecent exposure case
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
a crash that seriously injured a 21-year-old Fort Myers man early Thursday morning in Estero. Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel tests positive for bacteria Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel was found to have high levels of bacteria. The tests by the... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Parking fees waived for county boat ramps, parks and pools July 30-31of other governments, including Barefoot Beach, beach access points managed by
Parking fees waived for county boat ramps, parks and pools July 30-31
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 6 days ago
of other governments, including Barefoot Beach, beach access points managed by the Town of Fort Myers Beach and city of Sanibel sites including the south side of Blind Pass. Lee County Commissioners on June 21 designated the free parking and... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Wild Coffee Duo Announces Selections for July Concertscoming weekend: at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, in Koreshan State Park's Art Ha
Wild Coffee Duo Announces Selections for July Concerts
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 7 days ago
coming weekend: at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, in Koreshan State Park's Art Hall and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, at the Sanibel Congregational United Church of Christ. This is the third of four monthly "Sounds of Summer" concerts. Their musical... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Protestors plead for fix to SWFL water qualitymanatees practically non-existent. A report by the Florida Department of Healt
Protestors plead for fix to SWFL water quality
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 days ago
manatees practically non-existent. A report by the Florida Department of Health shows bacteria levels climbing in areas of Sanibel and the Causeway Park, an area that just happens to be Compton's go-to spot for paddleboarding. "Someone bigger than... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel tests positive for bacteriaThe Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation says so much fresh water is being r
Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel tests positive for bacteria
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 days ago
The Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation says so much fresh water is being released from Lake Okeechobee, the salinity levels at Iona are so low it's harmful to oysters. To make matters worse, Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel was found to have high... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Sanibel Police presentation focused on How to Respond guidelines for the general publicus ask ourselves what we would do if we found ourselves in this type of situati
Sanibel Police presentation focused on How to Respond guidelines for the general public
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 7 days ago
us ask ourselves what we would do if we found ourselves in this type of situation. It so happened, that on Friday, July 7, Sanibel-Captiva Rotary had scheduled City of Sanibel Police Officer Sergeant Grace Towler to do a presentation focused on the... Read more
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