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A Beautiful Terrible Thing - Jen Waite. A woman's story about being in love & married to a man who was having affairs from day 1 without her being aware of anything. Women will rate this a 4 & men probably a 1. ** Asperger's Children - Edith Sheffer.How Hans Asperger pioneered diagnosing children with "Autism". The label "Asperger's" spectrum (on the autism...

5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (Nov 15-18)

Boats, festivals, movies, music, sand sculpting and more! Making weekend plans?  Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Fort Myers: 46th Annual Fort Myers Boat Show Thursday - Sunday:  The 46th Annual Fort Myers Boat Show is finally here!  Open Thursday through Sunday,...

Russian String Orchestra to Perform for local SWFL Students

Middle school students of Diplomat Middle School will have a rare opportunity to hear world-class musicians. On November 19, the Russian String Orchestra will perform a private concert for the students in the school auditorium. The concert is provided courtesy of the Fort Myers Community Concert Association. This is...

One of the Keepers of America’s Story, John Paul Kurdyla

Some people are collectors of personal mementos, trinkets, or other meaningful objects. Then there is John Paul Kurdyla. Over his lifetime, this energetic, yet soft spoken, aficionado has amassed one of the largest collections of Edison phonographs and memorabilia. John currently possesses over 400 pieces, as well as a wealth of knowledge about the world’s greatest inventor.

MIROMAR OUTLETS OFFERS SHOPPER SHUTTLE

Miromar Outlets is offering a free motorized shuttle service around the center from now through April 30. As a convenience to shoppers, shuttles will continuously circle the perimeter. There are nine designated stops to optimize easy access to Miromar Outlets’ 140 outlet stores. The...

NEW RECORD SALE IN FORT MYERS

A Fort Myers home has sold for $7 million, a new record sale for the city. Built on what was once a civil war plantation and home to Gen. Shaddelee, the contemporary-style Shaddelee Plantation was sold furnished. This became a record high sale for Fort Myers in the...

Traffic Stop Leads to Narcotics Bust

On Saturday, November 10th, 2018, Lee County Sheriff's Office North District deputies conducted a traffic stop at 4600 Bayline Drive in North Fort Myers. The driver’s license had been suspended indefinitely. The driver was arrested and a search of the vehicle was conducted. Inside the vehicle, deputies discovered 25.7 grams of...

Comedy

When my husband and I arrived at an automobile dealership to pick up our car, we were told the keys had been locked in it. We went to the service department and found a mechanic working feverishly to unlock the driver side door. As I watched from the passenger side, I instinctively tried the door handle and...

FMPD Seeks Information on Evans Avenue Hit & Run

The Fort Myers Police Department is seeking assistance from the public regarding a hit and run crash. This morning (11/11/2018) at approximately 2:00 AM, a vehicle struck a female bicyclist in the area of Evans Avenue. The crash happened just North of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. The unidentified cyclist is in critical...