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History’s keepers

December 14, 2016 When the Estero Island Historical Society opens its doors, there are more memories walking and talking in the historic cottage than could ever be recorded. more »»

Liszak, Freeman step up to Chamber leadership

December 14, 2016 When Jacki Liszak picked up a local paper in March 2016, she didn't know it would become the catalyst to change the course of her personal and professional life. more »»

Mound House strategic planning lays out museum goals

December 14, 2016 A few weeks ago, the Mound House celebrated its birthday with all of its stakeholders clustered in groups, brainstorming for goals and ideas during a strategic planning session. more »»

Fort Myers Beach town staff to deliver comprehensive stormwater utility review

December 14, 2016 Once again, one of the island's most contentious topics will come before the Fort Myers Beach Town Council: stormwater. At the Dec. 19 workshop, scheduled for 2 p.m. more »»

Residents object to Virginia Avenue public access

December 14, 2016 Despite town staff assurances that it was only considering a kayak launch on Virginia Avenue, its residents firmly opposed any change to the status quo. more »»

Art abounds on the beach

December 14, 2016 At 88 years old, Lisa Grinter is still teaching. more »»

Lions Club celebrates the season

December 14, 2016 The Fort Myers Beach Lions Club members donned their most festive outfits and gathered for the club's annual holiday party. The club held its party at Charley's Boathouse Grill Thursday, Dec. 8. more »»

Firing up the griddle

December 14, 2016 Battalion Chief Tom Grow has been with the Fort Myers Beach Fire Department for 24 years, and even he can't remember how the firefighters got started cooking pancakes for the Beach Kids Foundation. more »»

Community Corner 12.14.2016

December 14, 2016 Through Your Eyes: Becky Lang What could be a better combination than a work out and a beach day? Yoga instructor Becky Lang snapped a photo of her class held a few weeks ago out on the beach near... more »»

Beach Elementary students celebrate “Old-Fashioned Christmas”

December 14, 2016 The Estero Island Historic Society's cottage on Bay Beach Road had special visitors from Santa's helpers Monday morning. more »»

Library decorates for holiday season

December 14, 2016 The Estero Island Garden Club once again turned to Beach Elementary School Art Teacher, Holly Nichols, to design some very unique ornaments for the Beach Library's Children's Tree. more »»

Garden Club of Cape Coral seeks vendors

December 14, 2016 The Garden Club of Cape Coral is looking for plant vendors and crafters of garden-related items to join its 9th annual March in the Park, a plant and garden art show. more »»

Mound House offers guided kayak eco-tours

December 14, 2016 Looking for something fun do with with family or friends during holiday down-time? The Mound House is offering two guided eco-tours in December. Available dates are Wednesday, Dec. more »»

A fresh start

December 7, 2016 The former location of The Cadillac is going back to its original purpose: a produce stand. more »»

Council, LPA seek additional discussion on floodplain regulations

December 7, 2016 About all the Fort Myers Beach Town Council and the Local Planning Agency (LPA) could agree upon during their one-hour discussion on floodplain regulations is that it will take much more than one... more »»

Lee County Shopper incorporated into Observer

December 7, 2016 To better serve readers and advertisers, the Breeze Newspapers has integrated its Lee County Shopper publication into the news sections of its weekly newspapers including the Fort Myers Beach... more »»

Council mulls town manager search, TDC wish list

December 7, 2016 The Fort Myers Beach Town Council decided that the best person to assist the board in the town manager search is the sitting town manager. more »»

Community Corner 12.07.2016

December 7, 2016 Meetings & Events • Wednesday, Dec. 7: Public meeting on Virginia Avenue bay access, 5 p.m., Town Hall. • Thursday, Dec. 8: Fort Myers Beach Arts Association 65th Anniversary, 5:00 p.m. more »»

Beach Kiwanis hosts annual “presents for pennies”

December 7, 2016 There's nothing quite like the freedom of a child getting to choose a gift for his or her parent — especially if it's a neon-green baseball cap. more »»

Mound House fundraiser a singing success

December 7, 2016 It was a full house of islanders who were celebrating and supporting the Mound House by purchasing the fundraising luncheon tickets and bidding on donated items. more »»



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