×
×
homepage logo
STORE

Local Lifestyles

Retired submariners make donation to Ronald McDonald House Charities

Members of the USS Barb Base recently presented Ronald McDonald House Charities Southwest Florida with a donation of $11,200. The group gathered outside the newly expanded Ronald McDonald House for the “big check” presentation on Feb. 10.    “I had the privilege of making a ...

Registrations begin Monday for Lee County Parks & Rec Summer Camp

Registration starts at 7 a.m., Monday, Feb. 22, for Lee County Parks & Recreation Summer Camp, which is expected to fill quickly with limited capacity. All Lee County Parks & Recreation summer camp programs will be following Centers for Disease Control guidelines. Each camp will ...

Pilot Club donation

The Pilot Club of Fort Myers recently presented a support check to the Children’s Network of Southwest Florida. Accepting the check was Nadereh Salem, executive director, on the left.  Club members presenting the check were Jody Van Cooney, Fran D’Alessandro and Diane Jensen. The focus of ...

Valerie’s House celebrates 5th anniversary

An organization that began in Fort Myers to help children and their families heal together after the death of a loved one is celebrating its fifth anniversary. Angela Melvin, the founder & CEO of Valerie's House, said although she has been “so in the moment” of helping the ...

Cape Coral Post 90 Legionnaires receive National Membership Incentive Award

The National Commander of the American Legion, James Oxford, has recognized four Cape Coral Post 90 American Legion members with the National Membership Incentive Award. Oxford awarded the National Commander Membership Excellence pin to four legionnaires from Post 90, who recruited multiple ...

Premier Mobile Health Services to host Car Wash for a Cause

Premier Mobile Health Services will be hosting a Car Wash for a Cause event Saturday, Feb. 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mount Hermon Ministries, 2586 Douglas Ave., Fort Myers. The event features a donation car wash, health screening, blood pressure check, STD and HIV testing and more. In ...

‘Wild About Wildlife’ exhibit opens Thursday at Cape Coral Art League

The second show of 2021 will soon begin its intake process for artists wishing to participate in the Cape Coral Art League's "Wild About Wildlife" February gallery exhibit. The juried show, which is open to the public, will begin its intake Monday, Feb. 1, between 12 and 3 p.m. The exhibit ...

Winners crowned in Miss Cape Coral Universal Global Pageant

The Miss Cape Coral Universal Global Pageant was held Saturday, Jan. 23, at the Rhythm in Motion Studios. This was the 20th year the pageant has been held, most years at the St. Andrews Festival which was cancelled this year due to COVID. The pageant was socially distanced and all audience ...