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Trio rehearsing for holiday show via Zoom

news@breezenewspapers.com For the second straight year, the Players Circle Theater at the Shell Factory will hold a holiday musical revue, this time in its current location. However, with the COVID pandemic, it has made it impossible for the performers to get together and rehearse. So, the three main performers and a musician from four different parts of the country have rehearsed for the show via Zoom, and anticipate being ready when the show is staged Dec. 10-13. Broadway Babes will feature Natalie Brouwer, who starred in three shows at the Players Circle last year and is currently in Nashville. “It’s been interesting trying to plan the event and figure out the set and plan to rehearse. We only get one day together before the event,” Brouwer said. “I would have liked two days in the space, but with timing and everyone coming in from different places made that ...

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Jimmie Hampton Nelson

Jimmie Hampton Nelson, 73 of North Fort Myers, FL passed away on November 28, 2020. Arrangements are by Coral Ridge Funeral Home, Cemetery and Cremation Services, Cape Coral. Please visit www.coralridgefuneralhome.com for additional information.

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Guest Commentary: Local spending is more important than ever

While the end of 2020 is nearing, the COVID-19 pandemic will continue to affect the local business community for months, and perhaps even years, to come. Beyond the many changes implemented to keep employees safe and their companies operating, business owners have also had to respond to a ...


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North Fort Myers Civic Association supports concept of Paradise Isle

Paradise Isle, the largest development project in the history of North Fort Myers, is ready to become a reality as the official Hearing Examiner dates for this project will commence on Wednesday July 29 and continue through Friday, July 31. The hearing for Paradise Isle will be held in the Lee ...