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County officials question Fort Myers proposal to annex land in North Fort Myers

The Lee County Board of County Commissioners is not going to rubber stamp any effort by the city of Fort Myers to expand its municipal boundaries across the river into unincorporated North Fort Myers. They may, in fact, oppose such a move. Commissioner Brian Hamman on Tuesday garnered a consensus from his fellow board members to oppose an annexation now under discussion. During the Nov. 4 Fort Myers City Council meeting, at item came up regarding the former Prosperity Point Marina, which has floating docks and with whom the owner has had a 30-year lease with the city on the submerged ...

Big turnout at Nam Jam

The fifth annual Nam Jam at the Shell Factory & Nature Park was held under spectacular blue skies and with hundreds of veterans from all branches and from all eras, including World War ...

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Sandra Rae Uhlin

Sandra Rae Uhlin, 71 of North Fort Myers, FL passed away on October 6, 2021. Arrangements are by Coral Ridge Funeral Home, Cemetery and Cremation Services, Cape Coral. Please visit www.coralridgefuneralhome.com for additional information.

Letters to the Editor

Lake O toxic water releases: Speak out!

To the editor: In a recent edition of The Breeze, Ellen Starbird was good enough to sound the alarm with regard to toxic water releases from Lake Okeechobee. This is of great concern to those of us who care about our environment, our health, our property values and our ability to earn income. ...


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