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Mound House Opens

With great fanfare the Mound House Museum opened to the public last weekend. A ribbon-cutting held on Friday night with past and present Fort...
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Turkey Fest Moves to Junkanoo

Just in time for Thanksgiving comes an island tradition featuring a part of the turkey we can guarantee grandma never served. Despite Bruce Cermak...

Monofilament Madness

Saturday’s annual back bay cleanup effort affectionately known as Monofilament Madness drew a flotilla of volunteers last Saturday to remove fishing line and other...

Paint the Beach

Art lovers filled the Festival tent at Santini Marina Plaza last weekend as stunning artwork created by over 50 artists during the 6th Annual...

Beach School Pancake Breakfast

The community turned out in force to support Beach School at the annual Pancake Breakfast held at Santini Marina Plaza last Saturday. Celebrity pancake...

Beach Baptist Toy Drive Begins

For the past seven years now, the folks at the First Baptist Church (Beach Baptist) have been collecting toys and donations to ensure all...

Who’s in the Ditch? Estero Boulevard Construction  

  Recently, one of our readers asked how many people were being employed by the Town’s waterline replacement project and the County’s Estero Boulevard improvement...

Possible Vow Renewal in the Works for the 2016 Pirate Festival

Calling all couples who either found love at the Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival or want to fulfill their destiny of celebrating wedded bliss...

Around & About the Island

There’s always something to do on Fort Myers Beach! Pick up a copy of SAND LIFE today for a complete list of all the...

Veteran’s Day Salute

Beach Elementary students invited veterans in their lives to join them for breakfast on Tuesday morning to celebrate Veteran’s Day. Over a dozen local...

Estero Boulevard Construction Update

Waterline Replacement Project Nearly Done For all of our readers who got stuck in paralyzing traffic this week – especially on Tuesday when the early...

Two Lanes to Be Open for Thanksgiving Week

Our readers may have noticed workers installing pipe on the right side of Estero Boulevard between Red Coconut and Lovers Lane. That is the...

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