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Random Thoughts

Every so often I have to do what I call a mental cleansing. As time goes by my brain fills with lots of ideas...
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What’s Next for Bay Harbour?

Mayher, Whitehead Talk Future On June 17, the Board of Lee County Commissioners (BoCC) by matching 4 to 1 votes approved a Small Scale Comprehensive...
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Bay Harbour Marina Village Approved

Third Time’s the Charm The Board of Lee County Commissioners (BoCC) by matching 4 to 1 votes approved a Small Scale Comprehensive Plan Amendment and...
Bayside Backpedal-Fort Myers Beach

Bayside Backpedal

Council Puts Brakes on Building At their June 4 Management & Planning Session, the Fort Myers Beach Town Council reviewed the second draft of the...
Nesting Shorebirds Love FMB

Nesting Shorebirds Love FMB

“They’re All Here Now!” “Typically Nesting Shorebird Season is February 15 through roughly the beginning of September, but on Fort Myers Beach, they do not...
Local Races Draw Few Candidates

Local Races Draw Few Candidates

Seven Candidates Unchallenged Of the eight, local, non-partisan Special District seats up for election in November, only one seat drew more than one candidate by...
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Council Sets TRIM Millage

Water/Stormwater May Increase While the bulk of the Fort Myers Beach Town Council Meeting on Monday, June 15, revolved around the Bayside Park Redevelopment Plan...
Air Travel in the COVID-19 Era

Air Travel in the COVID-19 Era

Crowds, Masks & Seatmates I consider myself a calm, seasoned, well-prepared traveler. I have flown over a hundred times in my six-plus decades on the...
Mound House and Bay Oaks Reopen

Mound House and Bay Oaks Reopen

Pool Under Renovation Like almost all Fort Myers Beach businesses and attractions, the coronavirus pandemic forced the closure of the historic Mound House and Bay...

Staycations

Tourism is very important to the local economy of Lee County. As a matter of fact, tourism is pretty much the lifeblood of a...
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Botany Brief, Resurrection Fern

The Resurrection Fern, Pleopeltis polypodioides, is a common epiphytic fern with slender, creeping, exposed stem; often found on a live oak. Fronds are compound...
BACA Discusses Bay Harbour

BACA Discusses Bay Harbour

San Carlos Island Project Back to BoCC The Beach Area Civic Association (BACA) convened at Bonita Bill’s meeting room on Tuesday evening, June 9, with...

Editorial

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Grateful

Sand Life Magazine March 2020