Tuesday, November 20, 2018

This Week

Shamrock Hosts Christmas Benefit

Toys For Kids Mike Hotz may own a bar more associated with St. Patrick’s Day, but this Sunday, the Shamrock Irish Pub is all about...

FMB Woman’s Club Enjoys Rebirth

Three years ago, the Fort Myers Beach Woman’s Club was nearing its 65th anniversary, but with less than one-third that many members. Then Beverley...

Council Talks Times Square Trash and Rent

Town Getting Out of Trash Biz? Sometimes when you are discussing a complicated issue, the answer can be staring you right in the face! At its...

Water Conditions FMB, November 14, 2018

Red Tide: Patchy concentrations of Red Tide persist in Southwest Florida from Pinellas to Lee counties according to the mid-week November 14, 2018 Florida...

Mermaid Hosts Fireworks Fundraiser

The iconic Mermaid Lounge hosted a Fireworks Fundraiser raffle last Saturday. The Fireworks Fundraising Committee is working to raise funds for New Year’s Eve...

Veterans Day Car Show

The Knights of Columbus held their second annual Veterans Day Car Show & Cookout at Ascension Catholic Church last Saturday, November 10. The show...

LPA Reviews LDC Code, Changes Sent to Council

The Town Staff for Fort Myers Beach is undertaking a review of the Land Development Code (LDC), to clarify sections it finds confusing, repetitive...

Craft Beer Fest on the Bay

The Matanzas Craft Beer Fest brought a lot of thirsty people to the Matanzas on the Bay restaurant last Saturday. The event, a fundraiser...

Bike Helmet Donation

Many kids have a bike or access to one, but not all of them have all the right safety gear for riding. Joe Hensley...

Key Club Bake Sale

The Fort Myers Beach Kiwanis Club proudly sponsors the Key Club of South Fort Myers High School. One of the Kiwanis’ primary goals is to...

Mound House Kicks Off Annual Lecture Series

The Mound House kicked off its 2nd annual Lecture Series on Tuesday evening, November 13, before an overflow crowd of over 50 people. Brandy...

Stormwater Deja Vu, Controversial Issue Returns

You know the holidays are right around the corner when “The Three Wise Men” come to Fort Myers Beach! In this case, the three wise...

Candidate Announcement

Rexann Hosafros, Town Council I am happy to announce that I am running for the Fort Myers Beach Town Council. I recently served a term as...

Lax Hornpod, Beach Botany

Lax Hornpod, Mitreola petiolata, is a wetland plant that grows in swamps, pond margins, marshes and wet flatwoods in every county in the State....

Lame Duck Fire Meeting, Sanctions and Conflict

The Board of Commissioners of the Fort Myers Beach Fire Department held a meeting on Tuesday, one week after an election that saw two...

Next Week at the Mound House

Tuesday, Nov. 13 Mangroves by Kayak tour: Explore the winding mangrove creeks and hidden backwaters of Estero Bay as only a kayaker can. Dexter Norris, biologist,...

Water Conditions Fort Myers Beach, November 7, 2018

Red Tide: Patchy concentrations of Red Tide persist in Southwest Florida from Pinellas to Collier counties according to the mid-week November 7, 2018 Florida...

Car Show Season Begins

As the air cools down and our visitors return, the car show season begins here in SWFL. One of our area’s longest-running and most...

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