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Tuesday June 08

Florida To Invest $37M In Cybersecurity

Ransomware attacks against municipalities, government agencies and utilities are a mushrooming concern with Florida institutions…

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Tuesday June 08

Buy Me Some Peanuts & Cracker Jack...

“Take me out to the ball game, Take me out with the crowd;Buy me some peanuts…

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Monday June 07

Florida’s Suit Against Federal Cruise-Line Restrictions To Proceed

Florida and the Feds can’t agree, so a lawsuit lodged by the state demanding an…

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Sunday June 06

The Right Side: I Am Fed-Up, Had Enough…Ready For Real Radical Changes?

Black Lives Matter? Not to other Black people! Blacks couldn’t care less about other blacks…

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Friday June 04

‘Beehive’ the Musical: A Fun Night Out Down Memory Lane

Going to a musical has always been a trip down memory lane for me, my…

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Tuesday May 25

On Memorial Day - Remember the Fallen

Memorial Day is different than Veterans Day where we celebrate all Veterans who have served…

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June 08, 2021

Florida To Invest $37M In Cybersecurity

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Ransomware attacks against municipalities, government agencies and utilities are a mushrooming concern with Florida institutions and individuals experiencing more than their share of criminal and nuisance cyber intrusions. In February, a hacker remotely…
June 08, 2021

Buy Me Some Peanuts & Cracker Jack...

in Outdoor by Production
“Take me out to the ball game, Take me out with the crowd;Buy me some peanuts & Cracker Jack, I don’t care if I never get back!”.... While all professional leagues offer concessions to their fans, no sport combines its game and food better than baseball! Even…
Christine Duffy, president of Carnival Cruise Line
June 07, 2021

Florida’s Suit Against Federal Cruise-Line Restrictions To Proceed

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Florida and the Feds can’t agree, so a lawsuit lodged by the state demanding an immediate resumption of cruise-line sailing will proceed. And that’s a victory for Florida’s $8.1 billion cruise industry and a defeat for government-overreach, Gov. Ron DeSantis…
June 06, 2021

The Right Side: I Am Fed-Up, Had Enough…Ready For Real Radical Changes?

in Politics by Production
Black Lives Matter? Not to other Black people! Blacks couldn’t care less about other blacks and statistics prove it…stats don’t lie, people lie! Looking at web site after web site, they all show the same things…blacks commit the greatest crimes on other…
June 04, 2021

‘Beehive’ the Musical: A Fun Night Out Down Memory Lane

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Going to a musical has always been a trip down memory lane for me, my mom loved musicals, I remember her always singing as she did her chores around the house.... always! So when we have a chance to, we love going to musicals, especially ones that are…
May 25, 2021

On Memorial Day - Remember the Fallen

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Memorial Day is different than Veterans Day where we celebrate all Veterans who have served our country. While, Veterans Day belongs to all Veterans. Memorial Day is about the heroes who gave their lives in service to our great nation. Most important, it’s a…
May 25, 2021

10% of UK had location tracked without permission for vaccine study

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Millions of Brits had their location tracked without permission. A government report revealed the tracking, which was intended to find out whether being vaccinated against COVID-19 resulted in people being more willing to spend time away from home. The report…
May 24, 2021

Local Baseball Team... the "MIGHTY MUSSELS" Revise 2021 HEALTH & SAFETY Protocols At HAMMOND STADIUM

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In accordance with Major League Baseball and Lee County health and safety guidelines, the Fort Myers Mighty Mussels have revised their health and safety protocols for the 2021 season. Effective for the team’s next homestand beginning on June 1 – Hammond…
May 22, 2021

17yr Cicadas Brood X is Here! Some Little Known Facts About Them !

in Environment by Production
Last month, we wrote a story on Circadas, telling you of their coming this year. Well they have arrived and will continue to do so over the next few weeks. They are emerging in the central US States.... Broods have already been reported an area that spans…
May 21, 2021

5th Annual Rum Bucket Fundraiser Raises $16,400 For Golisano Children’s Hospital

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Last year, the Salty Crab, located on Fort Myers Beach, held their 5th annual Rum Bucket fundraiser benefiting Golisano Children’s Hospital! Each year, during the fundraiser, $1 from every Rum Bucket is collected for the fundraiser. Even though last season…
May 21, 2021

As Hurricane Season Nears, Insurers Seek to Shed Florida Policies

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More than 53,000 Florida homeowners will be looking for property insurance on June 1, the day hurricane season begins, if Gov. Ron DeSantis approves requests by three state-based insurers “in hazardous financial condition” to shed policies. The contractions…
May 21, 2021

FM Beach Town Hall Meeting: May 17th report

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The meetings usually begin with public comment but that was preluded with discussion of the timing requirements for the performance evaluation of the town manager and the approval of the final agenda. If you were a speaker and I got your name wrong, I will…
May 21, 2021 92

Florida Lawmakers Ratify Legally Dubious Seminole Gaming Compact

The Florida Legislature is sending a ratified Seminole gambling compact to Gov. Ron…
May 08, 2021 101

How to Have Fun Safely as We Wait for Herd Immunity

We are all ready for the world to return to normal. Many of us have missed vacations for…
May 08, 2021 136

Nautical Expo 2021 At Lee Civic Center

The 2021 Nautical Expo event at the Lee Civic Center will be held on May 15 and 16. The…
May 06, 2021 1439

Mussel Up! Fort Myers, Minor League Baseball Returns For Home Opener: May 11

On Thursday night, August 22, 2019, the Fort Myers Miracle, the local minor league…
May 06, 2021 115

A Time For Purple

Readers of this paper know that our content has been focused with issues that threaten…
Apr 13, 2021 291

Julia Cole performs in Songs from the Sofa virtual concert series April 15

What: The Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB), iHeartMedia and Cat Country 107.1…
Apr 13, 2021 222

Mound House. Earth Day Events MRTF’s “Ask Me” Environmental Booth

With Earth Day 2021 on the horizon, get your environmental swerve on at the iconic Mound…
Apr 08, 2021 118

Can a Passport Put An End To Freedom? Ironically...YES

Part of the Point of View...."I think I know but do I?" series The concept is raising a…
Apr 06, 2021 1405

Our Water: Protecting Our Most Valuable Resource: Part II

Last issue we talked about the components that make up our watershed; The Gulf of Mexico,…
Apr 05, 2021 184

Our Water: Protecting Our Most Valuable Resource Part I

Water provides Lee County with an environment and quality of life that lures new…
Apr 05, 2021 1691

2021: The Year of the 17-Year Cycle of ‘Cicadas’

It seems right out of the Bible.......Hordes of fearsome biological monstrosity's Cicada…
Apr 01, 2021 277

Calling All Mermaids, Mermaid Fest is this Weekend!

Mermaid Fest FMB is this weekend from April 2-4 at Lover's Key event field. Mermaid fest…
Mar 31, 2021 312

FMB Town Councilor ‘Hand Written’ Letter Initiative

As we get closer to rainy season, the fight over how to handle water discharges from Lake…
Mar 12, 2021 2597

Now That’s Italian!

I had the opportunity to speak with Franco Russo of Two Meatballs Restaurant in Fort…
Mar 05, 2021 423

Bay Harbor Marina Project: the Old Compass Rose Marina: Appealed

Bill Semmer and Joanne Semmer and San Carlos Island residents have won their appeal to…
Feb 26, 2021 6648

FM Beach Town Council To Consider Zoning Changes Allowing Alcohol Variance Near Beach School/ Rec Center March 1 meeting

This should be front page news for Fort Myers Beach and all of Lee County since it…
Feb 17, 2021 633

Fort Myers Beach Town Council Meeting Report

Action by Fort Myers Beach Town Council at its regular meeting on Monday, earlier this…
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Feb 12, 2021 311

A Tribute to Mary Wilson of the Supremes

A couple days ago, I found myself humming along to a Supremes song. Mary, back in the day…
Feb 12, 2021 11745

Please Support our new advertisers Flippers On the Bay: Located at Lovers Key Resort just over the south bridge of Fort Myers Beach

Flippers on the Bay is open seven days a week serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. It has…
Feb 04, 2021 260

The 7-Day All-Cash Challenge

This morning while waiting for my car to fill up, I put the time to good use. I read all…
Jan 30, 2021 785

Choice Market Food Bank’s Annual Fundraiser

Choice Market Food Bank is the only food pantry serving the families in need on Fort…
Jan 30, 2021 245

The Day The Music Died

Rising American rock stars Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. “The Big Bopper”…
Jan 30, 2021 1473

"Year of the OX" The 17th Annual SWFL “AsiaFest” Celebration

The first day of Chinese New Year varies every year, much like our Easter celebration…
Jan 30, 2021 248

How To Handle Stress Better

The way our bodies react to stress is actually supposed to be good for us! I know, at…
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