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Fort Myers Beach Got Talent!

The 6th Annual Fort Myers Beach Got Talent contest drew singers, guitarists, accordion players and teachers to the stage in Santini Plaza Marina last...

Fat Tuesday

February 28 It’s time for the annual celebration of life known as Fat Tuesday and The Cottage and the Beach Bar at Gulfshore Grill are...

Commotion by the Ocean

March 2 With an election coming up on March 7th, voters are eager to learn where the five candidates for Fort Myers Beach Town Council...

Chief Love Gets First Evaluation

The Board of Commissioners of the Fort Myers Beach Fire Control District met Tuesday evening to honor two recent retirees and evaluate Fire Chief...

Beach Student Wins Shrimp Fest Logo Contest

Last summer the Fort Myers Beach Lions Club asked the community to participate in a contest to select the official logo for the 59th...

Spring Art Show Awards

The Spring Juried art show of the Fort Myers Beach Art Association opened February 13 at the gallery at 3030 Shell Mound Blvd, Fort...

Seen on the Beach

These beach scenes were photographed by Dr. Terry Fry, a retired high school English teacher visiting Fort Myers Beach from Illinois. Readers are invited...

Railroad Vine

The Railroad Vine (Ipomoea pes-caprae) , in the Morning Glory family,  got its common name because of its ability to lay down long "tracks"...

Town County Relations

Ask the Candidate  In preparation for the March 7th Town Council election, the Sand Paper asked candidates about Town/County relations this week. This is the...

Council Lukewarm to Workshop Topics

Setbacks & Parking Spots The Town of Fort Myers Beach Council Workshop discussed Accessory Structure Setbacks and Surplus Parking Tuesday afternoon, February 21. The workshop...

Council Addresses Zoning, Water, Variance

Time With Mom’s It was Ladies Night with Town Council on Tuesday, February 21! With Mayor Dennis Boback on an excused absence, the dais was...

Editorial

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Editorial

Sand Life Magazine March 2017

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