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FAIN JOINS HACFM BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

The Housing Authority of the City of Fort Myers (HACFM) has appointed Richard Fain to its board of commissioners. Appointed by the mayor of the City of Fort Myers, the board serves as the governing officers of HACFM. Through formal adoption of policy, they ensure the authority’s purpose and accompanying...

Quick Reads

Down Through The Years - Jean Sheppard. Her autobiography. Great stories about country music stars and her personal life. Country music fans will love this book. ***** Through Two Doors at Once - Anil Ananthaswany.This book will rattle your brain about quantum physics, mechanics, erasures, theorems, wave & particle photons. ** Media Madness - Howard Kurtz.Former CNN host and journalist gives a good...

Comedy

Sing the following to the tune of 'Favorite Things' from the legendary movie 'Sound Of Music'. If you sing it, it's especially hysterical!!! Botox and nose drops and needles for knitting,Walkers and handrails and new dental fittings,Bundles of magazines tied up in string,These are a few of my favorite things. Cadillac's and cataracts, hearing...

LEE COMMISSIONERS APPROVE FUNDS TO REPLACE MATANZAS PASS PRESERVE BOARDWALKS

The Lee Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday approved spending Tourist Development Tax revenues to replace elevated boardwalks, the paddle craft landing , nd the pavilion at Matanzas Pass Preserve on Estero Island. The Matanzas Pass Preserve has about 1.25 miles of trails that wind through the canopies of mangroves...

Bank robbery suspect at large

Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying and tracking down a man who robbed the BB & T Bank, located at 9090 Daniels Parkway, late this morning. Just before noon, a man wearing a surgical mask and baseball cap approached...

El Caribe Latin Flavor Hosts Brew with Blue

Officers with the Fort Myers Police Department and members of the community enjoyed coffee and conversation at El Caribe Latin Flavor this morning at Brew with Blue. The café hosted the event to allow people a chance to...

LEE CLERK OFFERS EXTENDED HOURS TO ACCEPT PASSPORT APPLICATIONS

The Clerk of Court’s Recording Office accepts and verifies passport applications on behalf of the U.S. Department of State. It is the responsibility of our office to review the passport application, collect the correct fees, and make sure that all required documentation is included prior to it being sent.  We can even take your...

Remembering Early Fort Myers with Joe D’Alessandro

Fort Myers has changed in leaps and bounds over the years. Buildings are going in up at a record pace as the population continues to swell each year, thanks to more people moving here versus vacationing. Every now and then it’s a welcomed conversation to go back in time, back when Fort Myers was still developing, and hear stories of the way life...

Sheriff Carmine Marceno officially launches new site for Deputy Dogs

Sheriff Carmine Marceno is especially proud to announce the launching of the new website, “Deputy Dogs,” for the residents of Lee County. The site, DeputyDogs.com, will officially commence on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 7:00 am.  Residents interested in registering their pet(s) for the “Deputy Dogs” program can do so at the site.

Brew with Blue – Coffee and Conversation

Enjoy a fresh cup of coffee and an opportunity for informal conversation with members of the Fort Myers Police Department. Stop by El Caribe Latin Flavor, 3917 Palm Beach Boulevard, on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and is offered as a community outreach to...

Todays Weather

Fort Myers
clear sky
61.5 ° F
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