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Matching ad grants aim to aid businesses

April 1, 2020 Southwest Florida businesses can now apply for an advertising grant to help them survive the coronavirus pandemic and thrive beyond it. Ogden Newspapers In. more »»

DeSantis orders checkpoints near northern border

April 1, 2020 An executive order issued by Gov. more »»

Fire department using extra precautions

April 1, 2020 The Fort Myers Beach Fire Department is on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic. more »»

Vacation rentals take double whammy

April 1, 2020 With the beaches closed in Lee County, the vacation rental business was already taking a financial hit by the time Gov. more »»

Florida Court of Appeal to hear arguments in Margaritaville case

April 1, 2020 The Florida Court of Appeal Second District has ruled that oral arguments will be heard in Chris Patton's appeal of a decision relating to her lawsuit against the Town of Fort Myers Beach over the... more »»

Coronavirus update for Lee County

April 1, 2020 There were three reported deaths from COVID-19 between March 24 and March 30. more »»

Gift cards being distributed to laid off workers

April 1, 2020 With thousands of people estimated to have been pushed out of work from their jobs on Fort Myers Beach due to the combined government shutdown of the beaches, restaurants and hotels, a community... more »»

SWFL Eagle Cam stars ready for second brood of the season

April 1, 2020 Harriet and M15, Southwest Florida’s most famous eagle pair may be parents again. more »»

County commissioners reject Cereceda's call for shelter-in-place

March 30, 2020 The Lee County Board of Commissioners voted Monday to follow a strategy of educating the public and encouraging them to follow state health advisories concerning COVID-19, opting not to follow... more »»

Town council bans reservations at lodging businesses

March 30, 2020 During a meeting filled with technical glitches, no copies of the resolutions being discussed posted to the town's website, the town council held their emergency meeting on a computer app called Zoo... more »»

Fort Myers Beach mayor wants county to issue shelter in place order

March 29, 2020 Fort Myers Beach Mayor Anita Cereceda, responding to what she said was a request from the Lee County Board of Commissioners to all of the county's mayors for their input, sent out a plea asking the... more »»

Sixth Lee County death from coronavirus at Lee Health

March 28, 2020 Lee Health has reported a sixth death from the coronavirus known as COVID-19 this month. more »»

Two more patients reported dead by Lee Health from COVID-19

March 27, 2020 Two additional patients in Lee County have died from the coronavirus COVID-19 who were in the care of Lee Health, CEO Larry Antonucci reported today. The two patients died between Thursday and Friday. more »»

DeSantis orders checkpoints near entrances to state

March 27, 2020 An executive order issued by Gov. more »»

DeSantis orders two-week ban on vacation rentals

March 27, 2020 Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a temporary ban for two weeks on all new vacation rentals as part of his latest response to the coronavirus pandemic. more »»

Two Lee Health employees test positive for COVID-19

March 26, 2020 Two Lee Health employees have tested positive for the coronavirus known as COVID-19, reported Lee Health President and CEO Larry Antonucci in remarks today. more »»

Mayor reiterates unwelcoming message to visitors as hotels struggle

March 26, 2020 With most hotels and rental properties facing a total collapse in visitors and a surge in vacancies, Fort Myers Beach Mayor Anita Cereceda issued a statement requesting that hotels and short-term... more »»

Farmers markets closed on Fort Myers Beach

March 26, 2020 The farmers markets at Santini Plaza and Beach Baptist Church were closed early last week following the suspension of all special permits in town. more »»

DeSantis encouraging seniors to stay home

March 25, 2020 Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has directed Florida's Surgeon General, Dr. more »»

Beach shutdown has swift impact on businesses

March 25, 2020 Before Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis had even ordered restaurants to cut off dining in, the damage had already been done on Fort Myers Beach. more »»

Health systems launch ‘SWFL Stronger Together’

March 25, 2020 Two local healthcare leaders are joining efforts to combat challenges that global pandemic COVID-19 has presented. more »»


Living Green workshops April 1, 2020

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. more »




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