×
×
homepage logo
STORE

Cape News

New businesses brave pandemic economy

Although the pandemic has wreaked havoc on businesses far and wide, some new establishments have opened here in Cape Coral looking to make their mark on the community. Opening a restaurant or eatery amidst the coronavirus has been no easy task for these new business owners, all of whom had ...

Army Corps of Engineers starts Lake O releases

Due to rising lake levels, the Army Corps of Engineers began releases from Lake Okeechobee Wednesday afternoon, sending water west into the Caloosahatchee and east into the St. Lucie estuaries. Colonel Andrew Kelly, commander of the Jacksonville district for the Army Corps of Engineers, said ...

Early voting starts Monday

Voting machines throughout the state of Florida are warming in preparation as early voting in Florida for the 2020 General Election begins Monday. From Oct. 19 through Oct. 31, local residents can submit their ballots at 11 different sites across Lee County prior to the Nov. 3 General ...

Trump expected to speak at private event in Fort Myers Friday

President Donald Trump is expected to appear in Fort Myers Friday afternoon at a private event at the Caloosa Sound Convention Center of the Luminary Hotel & Co. According to a source with knowledge of the event, Trump will be speaking as part of a policy rollout. Luminary Hotel ...

Cape Coral Leaders to Pay Tribute to Lives Lost on 9/11

The City of Cape Coral will host a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony this Friday, Sept. 11, outside The event, which begins at 8:30 a.m., will pay tribute to the lives lost on 9/11. The event will include brief remarks from Mayor Joe Coviello and City Manager Rob Hernandez. During the ceremony, there ...

Anti-bullying event set for Shell Factory

This weekend will be a very busy one at the Shell Factory & Nature Park. With COVID restrictions now eased, the historic attraction is going full on to start the tourist season. On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Shell Factory will host a CrocaGator National Bullying Prevention Month ...

Legion Post 90 blood drive Saturday

American Legion Post #90 in Cape Coral will hold a blood drive this Saturday, Oct. 17, from noon to 5 p.m., at the post at 1401 S.E. 47th St., Cape Coral. The donations are by appointment only -- call 239-343-2333. The goal for the drive is 26+ units for the Lee Health Blood Center. All blood ...

Army Corps of Engineers starts Lake Okeechobee releases

The Army Corps of Engineers announced that releases from Lake Okeechobee would begin Wednesday afternoon into the Caloosahatchee Estuary and St. Lucie Estuary due to rising lake levels. Colonel Andrew Kelly, commander of the Jacksonville district for the Army Corps of Engineers, said he ...