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Florida Helps Foundation helps with PADL program

August 19, 2015 In late December 2014, the Florida Helps Foundation of Fort Myers Beach was awarded a $23,000 “Family Community Services” Grant from AUTISM SPEAKS1, the nationally recognized and highly respected... more »»

Music festival benefit seeks volunteers

August 19, 2015 To the editor: The “Back Bay Bash,” scheduled for Saturday, Nov. more »»

Construction and Emergency Response Delays

August 19, 2015 To the editor: The Fort Myers Beach Fire Control District (FMBFCD) fully supports the Town’s and Lee County’s decision to upgrade critical infrastructure. more »»

Political advice

August 19, 2015 To the editor: Here are instructions to hopeful Republican Presidential candidates. 1. WIN. Sear this word into your brain. Do not do or say anything that is not helpful in gaining that objective. more »»

Imagination – Paranoia – You tell me

August 19, 2015 To the editor: Do conservatives hate these low gasoline prices? What happened to 'drill baby drill'? What about the XL Pipeline, even more oil on the world market? Could their opposition to the... more »»

Councilman shares concerns on 2015-16 Town budget

August 12, 2015 I share constituents’ concerns regarding an increase in the Town’s millage rate. The Town’s budget should not be based on an increase in millage rat. more »»

Beach Soccer registering players

August 12, 2015 To the editor: The fall soccer season is just around the corner, and we are currently registering players and accepting coaches applications. We are also looking for sponsors for our teams. more »»

Activists to rally for clean water again

August 12, 2015 To the editor: The Southwest Florida Clean Water Movement will rally again for clean water. more »»

Noted conservationist memory should be honored

August 12, 2015 To the editor: It's with great sadness that Roger Clark has passed away rather prematurely. Roger was one of the great conservationists in Lee County. more »»

Losing one of the good guys

August 5, 2015 To the editor: The news that the town’s Environmental Services Coordinator, Keith Laakkonen, was leaving for another position as director of the Rookery Bay Reserve in Naples makes me feel both good... more »»

Island advocates and small heroes

August 5, 2015 To the editor: I was at first sending some respect and kindness to two of our Island’s best advocates but, as I began to write, a little extra fell from my mind onto the page. more »»

Society collect needed school supplies

August 5, 2015 To the editor: Imagine starting the new school year without any supplies—no backpack, no paper, no pencils. more »»

Losing one of the good guys

July 29, 2015 To the editor: The news that the town’s Environmental Services Coordinator, Keith Laakkonen, was leaving for another position as director of the Rookery Bay Reserve in Naples makes me feel both... more »»

Environmentalist reports on 'that smell'

July 29, 2015 Recently, residents in Lee and Collier Counties were advised that the smokey smell in the air was a result of a muck fire in the Everglades, which is experiencing historically low water levels. more »»

Town and library tax levels

July 29, 2015 To the editor: We should all applaud Mr. Light for the perspicacity and wisdom he displays in his letters and in his service to our community. more »»

Island advocates and small heroes

July 29, 2015 To the editor: I was at first sending some respect and kindness to two of our Island's best advocates but, as I began to write, a little extra fell from my mind onto the page. more »»

Literacy opens doors to freedom

July 29, 2015 To the editor: Literacy Council Gulf Coast, Inc. has been teaching students and families in southwest Florida for over 25 years. more »»

Before you cry foul on taxes, look deeper

July 22, 2015 I’m one of those guys who believes in getting good value for what I pay. I apply that principle to choosing restaurants, cars, clothing and all of life’s other amenities. more »»

Seafood Harvesters give view on snapper act

July 22, 2015 Seafood Harvesters of America Executive Director Brett Veerhusen issued the following statement recently in response to introduction of the Gulf States Red Snapper Management Authority Act. more »»

Beach resident honors terrorist victims

July 22, 2015 To the editor: This weekend, I changed my FaceBook profile photo back to my training camp portrait. An unadorned Marine, proud and ready to serv. more »»

 
 

 

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