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Dependents of Sanibel city employees awarded scholarships

Following Hurricane Charley in 2004, an endowment fund was established with the Southwest Florida Community Foundation to provide scholarships for dependents of city of Sanibel employees. This year, multiple sources contributed to the Employee Dependent Scholarship Program: the Charitable ...

Students, teachers, recognized with ‘Excellence in Education’ awards

Students and educators from more than 30 Cape Coral schools were honored for their academic achievements at the 29th annual Chamber of Commerce of Cape Coral Education Committee's Excellence in Education Awards, held Tuesday at Cape Coral Yacht Club. Distinguished students and faculty from ...

Island author finds an audience for her ‘Mountain Women’ series

Carol Ervin has had a love for writing for as long as she can remember, which explains the number of books she’s written for her fictional historical series. Her “Mountain Women” series, currently consisting of 12 books, has created quite a following for her. She also wrote a novella, ...

Support Bikers ride looking to set world record

A group of Southwest Florida motorcycle enthusiasts, along with others from around the country, are poised to break a world record this summer. Members of Support Bikers -- a community dedicated to helping motorcycle lovers support businesses, motovloggers, and other resources run by ...

Broadway Palm Children’s Theatre presents ‘Robin Hood The Musical’

Broadway Palm Children’s Theatre presents "Robin Hood The Musical" playing selected matinees now through May 16. This engaging adventure captures the hearts audience members of all ages with fun-filled songs and humor galore! The merry musical adventure is about Robin Hood, the outlaw of ...

Susan Bennett earns FPRA Lifetime Achievement Award

A love of writing, which began at the age of 14 and led to careers in journalism and marketing, recently helped earn one Fort Myers resident a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Florida Public Relations Association, Southwest Florida Chapter. Susan Bennett, owner of Susan Bennett Marketing ...

View from the Capitol

Ed Lombard spent his career in Washington, D.C., writing the appropriations bills that the legislative branch relied on, in a role that led him to meeting presidents and interacting with some of the most powerful members of Congress over four decades. As the nonpartisan staff director of the ...