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At The Library

The Lee County Library System is hosting free virtual programs for all ages during June and July. Registration is required for some programs. For more information on each event, visit the library calendar of events at www.leelibrary.net/event. Adult Programs Virtual Craft Club for Adults 2 ...

On The Calendar

June 19 — Millennial Brewing Company Mac and Cheese Street Fest Millennial Brewing Company in downtown Fort Myers will hold its fourth annual Mac and Cheese Street Fest from noon to 10 p.m. on June 19. More than food trucks and local restaurants will offer their unique and inventive takes ...

The Rec Center

Programs are free with a rec center membership unless otherwise noted. Monday Pickleball 7 to 9:30 a.m. Ceramics 9 a.m. to noon $10/month; $5 kiln fee items over 12” Jazzercize 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. $45/month; $32/four classes/month; or $12 one class Mahjong 11:30 a.m. ...

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 ...

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 ...

Guest Column: 20 Years of North Fort Myers Civic Pride

As we are at the midpoint of 2020, this year has not turned out to be what many of us could or would have expected or even imagined to this point. It has been a year full of trials, tribulations, and hardship amongst our country and our community. We have all endured these hardships ...

Letter from the Chamber president: Socially distant, always present

Unprecedented times.That's one of many phrases we are hearing on a routine basis lately, and we will persevere. I encourage everyone to take precautions, wash your hands, avoid contact with others as much as possible and prepare for at least 3 or 4 weeks of a different lifestyle until this ...

On the Water: Sheepshead more active when the temperature cools

This is peak season for the one fish around Pine Island and Southwest Florida that thrives during the cooler winter months -- the sheepshead (Archosaurs probatocephalus). Sheepshead are easily identified by their broad body with telltale black vertical stripes that many have renamed the convict ...