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Mayor’s chastisements counterproductive

To the editor: Certainly, FEMA’s decision to pull a 25% discount for flood insurance policies from Cape Coral deserved some response from the city. The city’s response helped to inform and guide concerned residents of Cape Coral, like me. (I mean, 25% of a lot of money is a lot of money, ...

Editorial | FEMA muddies recovery waters

Media Toolkit - FEMA Insurance Rating The aftermath of Hurricane Ian keeps coming in waves throughout Lee County. FEMA has now opened the floodgates to much higher insurance premiums for property owners hoping to protect their homes and businesses through what is predicted to be another ...

Garden Club of Cape Coral | Wild petunias

Excited about the warmer March weather, I recently went to the All Native Nursery in Fort Myers looking for flowers to enhance my spring garden. I wanted flowers to attract birds, bees and butterflies. I have seen many purple Mexican petunias in our neighborhood. I knew they are invasive but ...

Editorial | Meeting ban policy must be rescinded

The city of Cape Coral is facing its first lawsuit pertaining to punitive policies that give City Council the authority to ban speakers ousted from meetings from attending subsequent sessions. We’re not surprised. We, in fact, questioned Council’s ability to impose prior restraint on free ...