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COVID-19: The State We’re In

The spread of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 has increased in Florida and Lee County over the past month. Not only are new diagnosis...

COVID Update

Hospitalizations Up Governor Ron DeSantis is making regular appearances around the state reassuring Floridians that the steep rise in the number of new diagnoses of...

Public Health Advisory Issued

Florida Department of Health Advises wearing masks in public, encourages elderly and vulnerable populations to limit interactions outside of the home, and urges all...
Medical Leaders Talk COVID19-Southwest Florida

Medical Leaders Talk COVID-19

Lee Health Town Hall Meeting The leadership team of Lee Health held a virtual hour-long Town Hall Meeting via Facebook on Thursday afternoon, June 4,...
Hurricane Prep-Disaster Tech

Hurricane Prep, Disaster Tech

A key part of hurricane preparations is to make sure that you have the right technology to assist you before, during and after a...

Hurricane Prep, Know Your Zone

Evacuation zones are labeled A to E, with A being the most susceptible to storm surge and wind damage. As a storm approaches, the...
Calusa Waterkeeper Turns 25

Calusa Waterkeeper Turns 25

Clean Water Non-Profit Looks To Future Springing from humble origins, spawned by a handful of grass roots working men and women stepping up to adopt...

Vacation Rental Rules Change Again

Lee County Second Amendment On Monday, June 1, 2020, the state of Florida approved a second amended version of Lee County’s minimum standards regarding out-of-state...
Edison Ford Winter Estates Open

Edison Ford Winter Estates Open

Gardens & Riverside Open On Friday, May 29, Edison and Ford Winter Estates will open the botanical gardens and the riverside of the property. This area features...
Hurricane 2020-Are you Ready

2020 Hurricane Season

Now Is The Time to Prepare While the 2020 Hurricane Season does not begin until Monday, June 1, Tropical Storm Arthur already formed off Florida’s...

Vacation Rental Rules Change Again

Non-Floridians OK with Conditions On Thursday afternoon, less than 24 hours after announcing that Lee County’s plan for opening vacation rentals had been approved by...

Quick Test; Slow Results

COVID-19 Testing For the past two months, state and federal officials have continuously preached the importance of COVID-19 testing, particularly to reopen the nation’s...


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