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Dead & Gone promise: We live up to their name

Nobody wants roaches, termites or ants invading their living space. But if you have these creatures living in your house, there's a local pest control company that says it can make them "dead and gone."Dead & Gone Pest Control in North Fort Myers handles various pest control problem, ...

Perry Plumbing takes pride in workmanship

Perry Sisson has worked as a plumber in Southwest Florida since 1976, and, after many years working as a franchisee, he decided it was time for him to work independently again.Perry Plumbing was born from efforts with Benjamin Franklin Plumbing, for which he said he was a franchisee for a ...

Pine Island Road fast becoming dealership row

Pine Island Road is set to add another dealership to the list of available brands of vehicles you can purchase on the booming Cape Coral street.Sutherlin Nissan is set to open a new 43,000-square-foot location on the Pine Island corridor, across from the Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram dealership, by ...

Autism Support Center breaks ground in Cape Coral

A groundbreaking was held Thursday for a facility that will bolster resources for those who have loved ones on the autism spectrum in Cape Coral and Southwest Florida.Non-profit Family Initiative Inc. broke ground on its Autism Support Center at 703 SW 4th St. in Cape Coral, surrounded by those ...

Lee students attend career trade show

In Lee County, builders are having problems finding qualified people to perform the skilled labor needed to complete residential and commercial projects.On Wednesday, the School District of Lee County and the Lee Building Industry Association held the second-annual Build My Future Lee County ...

Authors hold book signing at Shell Factory

While it was dark and gloomy outside, it was nice and dry inside the Shell Factory & Nature Park Saturday.It was especially dry in the shop, where several local authors set up tables throughout the store to sign books and meet shoppers who might be interested in one of their titles.The ...

Chamber speaker: Happy employees are productive employees

Do you want to be more productive at work? Get happy.Do you want your employees to be more productive? Create a happier work environment.That's what Roxy Hambleton, nationally certified professional organizer, told business people Wednesday at the monthly North Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce ...

Live theater coming to the Shell Factory

One of the best-known names in Southwest Florida theater is about to move to one of north Lee County's oldest landmarksThe Shell Factory & Nature Park announced Wednesday that Players Circle Theatre, currently at 16554 N. Cleveland Ave. in Fort Myers, will place its new theater at the ...

Lip Sync battle raises money to stop suicide

A half-dozen competitors and about another 100 spectators came to witness the ultimate lip sync battle at Victory Lane Cafe, while also raising more than $1,700 to fight suicide.Billi Jo Daggett, owner of Victory Lane, said it was a great event, with a lot of kids taking to battle in hopes of a ...

Hamman: Good news on taxes, water quality

Business leaders had a lot of questions to ask County Commissioner Brian Hamman as he spoke last week at the monthly North Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Business Leaders Luncheon at the Smoke N Pit.Much of what he talked about regarded the Lee County budget, which was passed last week. But he ...