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Million Mile Movement Update

LEE COUNTY HAS MOVED 559,281 MILES Tip of the day: It can be challenging to stay committed to your fitness regimen throughout the year. The key to continuing your momentum is to make your trip to the gym enjoyable. Try reading a book or watching a movie while using the stationary bike, adding a variety of workouts to keep things interesting or bringing...

Basic Photography Class

Come out for a fun evening class with RiverStyle Magazine photographer Alma Bruffy - HerOffice's resident photographer! Students will learn the basics of modern digital photography. They will learn photography concepts such as settings and proper exposure. They will gain a better understanding of how to properly use a DSLR, or digital camera. A handbook with class note will be...

WOMEN DIFFERENCE MAKERS IN LEE COUNTY

Finalists for the 1st Annual Woman of Distinction Awards are announced Over 50 local women have been nominated by others who have personally experienced how much they do every day to help us grow in positive ways. “Cape Coral and Lee County are so blessed!”  Pati Smith, chairman of the Women of Distinction Committee , is referring to the 54...

Grande Dames Tea benefiting the PACE Center for Girls

THE WISDOM OF AGE • Honoring the Female Spirit On March 14th, it was an afternoon of inspiration, as our community’s most revered women shared their life-long experiences with the PACE girls of Lee County.  The event took place at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, with the Master of Ceremonies Michael Jung, President & Publisher of The News-Press Media Group. Honored this year were Patricia...

Date nights debut at Norman Love Confections

Couples looking for a romantic, indulgent evening can now enjoy Date Nights at Norman Love Confections’ McGregor Chocolate and Dessert Salon, featuring an elegant tasting menu that pairs date night staples with Norman Love Confections’ signature dessert creations. This reservation-only event is offered Friday and Saturday evenings from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The special date night features live...

Southwest Florida Human Trafficking Coalition driving awareness to the issue with this year’s ‘Taste of Freedom’ gala

More restaurant faves sign on for a savory evening at Taste of Freedom SWFL Regional Human Trafficking Coalition enlists 15 tasty establishments   Foodies will delight in a growing roster of restaurants eager to create a culinary wonderland at the second annual Taste of Freedom on Saturday, April 8 from 6 – 9:30 p.m. at Scanlon Lexus of Fort Myers, 4200 S....

Registration opens for Survivor – Calusa Style spring break camp

IMAG challenges 1st-7th graders to think like Florida’s original people Could you survive a day in Southwest Florida – before cars, air conditioning and supermarkets? Survivor – Calusa Style is the theme of IMAG History & Science Center’s spring break camp, running Monday, April 10 through April 15. This exciting, immersive experience will challenge campers from grades 1 to 7...

IMAG raises nearly $100k at A Night at the Museum

Combined history and science museum reveals refreshed brand, vision Tootie McGregor and Ponce DeLeon were among the luminaries of Florida history to make an appearance at A Night at the Museum, but the Southwest Florida community was the real star of the evening, raising nearly $100,000 for the newly minted IMAG History & Science Center. Attendees were treated to a...

Nathan’s Famous Fort Myers holds Hot Dog Eating Contest Qualifier

Enjoy live music, giveaways, free hot dogs and a chance to make history Registration is now open for a sanctioned qualifier in Southwest Florida for the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Contest at Coney Island, Brooklyn. The event is free for participants and spectators, and will be held 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 25...

Limited-edition Easter Tea Time Collection offered by Norman Love Confections

Norman Love Confections debuts its limited-edition Tea Time Collection featuring ten “Alice in Wonderland”- inspired flavors including Red Queen, Dee, March Hare, Cards, White Rabbit, Alice, Cat, Hatter, Dum and Caterpillar. The Easter Tea Time Collection is available in stores and online April 3-16. Preorders are accepted online or by phone beginning March 27. All stores are closed on Easter...