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Tommy Bohanon: Giving back to the community

Tommy Bohanon may have played in the NFL for several seasons, but that doesn’t mean he hasn’t forgotten where he came from. Bohanon played Pop Warner football in Cape Coral and high school football at North Fort Myers before going off the play in college at Wake Forest and in the NFL for ...

School Pride — Shines in North Fort Myers

When it comes to local campuses, North Fort Myers has a rich history of school pride and community involvement. There are a slew of the schools that have dedicated parking spaces for community members, often time as a result of a school auction to raise money. “I think that is a ...

School District reinstates mask opt-out for students

The School District of Lee County has reinstated an opt-opt to its mask mandate, effective today. Citing a 1st District Court of Appeal stay issued Friday, "which means the Florida Department of Education can continue to enforce its interpretation of the parental opt out until this matter is ...

North couple celebrates 76 years

It started with looking at a picture in a high school yearbook and blossomed into a marriage in the dying days of World War II. Dorothy and Wilbur Coates can truthfully say they have one of the longest marriages in the country, having recently celebrated their 76th wedding anniversary with ...

Lee School District defends emergency mask mandate

The School District of Lee County has provided a response to the Florida Department of Education, which gave the district until 10 a.m. today to explain its "inconsistency" with a state rule concerning mask mandates. Although an Executive Order issued by Gov. Ron DeSantis calls for parental ...

Freedom Fitness Center open

It’s a Saturday morning and Cheyenne Doxtator, owner, operator and trainer at Freedom Fitness and Nutrition, has a group of people doing circuit training at the new fitness center that opened in January. He had the group doing weight training, cardio, running in place, and other exercises ...

Vintage store takes you back

When Sandi Smith was younger, she would go to Paris and visit the flea markets, not as odd as it might sound as in France, they don’t sell "junk." She subsequently decided to open a French-themed store that also focuses on the unique and vintage and that’s how Paris Market Antique Mall ...

Players Circle announces 2021-22 season

On St. Patrick’s Day 2020, the Players Circle Theater held its final theatrical performance, the first and only performance of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time.” Of course, the COVID pandemic quashed the theater's first season and forced them to reimagine themselves. ...

9/11 remembrance ceremonies to be held around Lee County

Two decades. Twenty years. That’s how long it’s been since terrorist attacks on the United States reshaped the path of the nation moving forward, and when nearly 3,000 people lost their lives. In Southwest Florida and across the nation, Americans will do what they’ve always promised to ...