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Golf Cart Safety Tips From The Lee County Sheriff

Golf Cart Safety Tips From The Lee County Sheriff Safety & Security Tip - Lee County Sheriff's Office

Lee County is home to hundreds of thriving private communities where golf carts share the road with walkers, bikers, and other vehicles. For many residents, golf carts may seem like the best way to travel to and from the clubhouse, nearby restaurants and shopping centers. “What some of our citizens don’t realize is that when […]

Bonita Springs Mom With ALS Receives Lifechanging Gift Of Home Renovations For The Holidays

Bonita Springs Mom With ALS Receives Lifechanging Gift Of Home Renovations For The Holidays

Builders Care, Lennar partner to complete home remodel for local homeowner in need FORT MYERS, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2020) – A Bonita Springs woman with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) received the lifechanging gift of a home renovation just in time for the holidays. Lee BIA Builders Care and Lennar Homes partnered to renovate the home […]

Grandparent Scam On The Rise

Grandparent Scam On The Rise Safety & Security Tip - Lee County Sheriff's Office

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office has had several “Grandchild in Jail” scams reported over the past few months. Here’s what you need to know should you receive one of these suspicious phone calls: In this scam, the suspect contacts the victim posing as a grandchild or the grandchild’s attorney and claims your grandchild (with name) […]

Seminole Casino Hotel Resumes Live Music Schedule At Zig Zag Lounge In ‘Safe + Sound’ Setting

Seminole Casino Hotel Resumes Live Music Schedule At Zig Zag Lounge In ‘Safe + Sound’ Setting Seminole Casino Hotel

IMMOKALEE, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2020) – Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee will resume live performances at Zig Zag Lounge beginning New Year’s Eve with “Safe + Sound” guidelines in place. The “Safe + Sound” program mandates the proper use of required masks or face coverings, social distancing, crowd control and remaining stationary while eating or drinking. Guests must adhere to […]

Rockstar Harley-Davidson Donates $50,000 To Local Children’s Charities

Rockstar Harley-Davidson Donates $50,000 To Local Children’s Charities Rockstar Harley-Davidson donates $50K to support local children’s charities in SWFL that are the beneficiaries of the annual Slaw Dog golf tournament. (left to right: Stephanie Hoffman, Lisa Sands, Charlyn Veracka, David Veracka, Lee Knapp and Cecilia St. Arnold.)

(left to right: Stephanie Hoffman, Lisa Sands, Charlyn Veracka, David Veracka, Lee Knapp and Cecilia St. Arnold.) Owners David and Charlyn Veracka have a heart for kids, SWFL community FORT MYERS, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2020) – On December 12, 2020, David and Charlyn Veracka representing the entire Rockstar Harley-Davidson family, presented a check for $50,000 to local […]

Center For Sight Welcomes Fort Myers Eye Center And Valentine Eye Care To US Eye Network

Center For Sight Welcomes Fort Myers Eye Center And Valentine Eye Care To US Eye Network

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2020) – Two leading optometry practices in Southwest Florida, Fort Myers Eye Center and Valentine Eye Care, have partnered with Center For Sight, one of the nation’s leading multi-disciplinary physician groups. Center For Sight is a founding member practice of US Eye, a physician-led, patient-centric network of practices committed to providing […]

Literacy Parade Brings Books, Academic Growth To Students At The Children’s Learning Center

Literacy Parade Brings Books, Academic Growth To Students At The Children’s Learning Center

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2020) – Students at The Children’s Learning Center in Fort Myers waved and cheered as Fancy Nancy, Thing 1 and other Dr. Suess characters circled the entrance before delivering a crate full of new books to the early learning center. The unique, socially distanced Children’s Literacy Parade was the result […]

Paint Trends For 2021: Think Warm, Cozy And Comfortable

Paint Trends For 2021: Think Warm, Cozy And Comfortable

By Scott Hamblen Beige is a great interior paint color when you’re trying to sell a home. It’s not so enthralling if you’re spending the entire day surrounded in neutral tones. Florida’s “safer-at-home” order inspired many of us to tackle long-overdue projects around the house, like painting, cleaning the garage and organizing closets. The arrival […]

GMA Architects Wins Five Summit Awards For Exceptional Architectural Designs

GMA Architects Wins Five Summit Awards For Exceptional Architectural Designs

  Legacy Dental Studio FORT MYERS, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2020) – GMA Architects & Planners has been honored with five prestigious Summit Awards by the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) for its innovative design concepts. The Lee BIA’s annual Industry Awards recognize excellence in the commercial building industry through the highly competitive Summit Awards program. […]

Michael Versnik Named Partner At Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A.

Michael Versnik Named Partner At Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A.

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2020) – Michael Versnik, a seasoned personal injury lawyer who joined Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A. in 2019, has been named a partner of the nearly 60-year-old firm. Versnik, rated “AV Preeminent” Civil Trial Attorney, the highest ranking under the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating system, focuses on personal […]

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