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North girls soccer make first trip to states

news@breezenewspapers.com When the North Fort Myers High School girls soccer team was stunned in the district finals by Cape Coral, it would have been easy to write the squad off for this season, apparently facing a tough battle on the road against some of the best teams in the state. Well, the Red Knights didn’t panic. After beating Estero on the road 1-0 and Naples at home by the same score, the Red Knights went to Osceola and stunned the Warriors, 2-1, to make their first ever appearance in the state Final Four. Unfortunately, they ran into the defending 5A state champions ...

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Gary Dennis Howard

Gary Dennis Howard, 82, of North Fort Myers, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021. Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.

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Guest Commentary: #StrongerTogether: All hands on deck

The year 2020 began like other years for many of us as we got back into the swing of things after our holiday break. In February, we began to see the headlines: “Confirmed coronavirus cases in all China regions,” “Coronavirus: Venice Carnival closes as Italy imposes lockdown,” and ...


North Fort Myers Chamber ready to hold socials again

news@breezenewspapers.com After a full year of not holding any social events, the North Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce is ready to get back into business, with a new event at a new location. The Chamber will debut the Monthly Morning Mingle on Wednesday, March 3, which is a rebranded ...

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Guest Column: A Christmas Message to North Fort Myers

As we approach the end of a very unstable 2020, we all look forward to better things in 2021. However, during this past year, we as a community have managed to come together to help our fellow neighbor with sympathy and compassion in helping to ease the strain that 2020 has been placed upon ...