Category: East Lee Corridor

Happy Hanukkah! Merry Christmas! A Happy And Healthy New Year’s Lehigh Acres And East Lee County!

Happy Hanukkah! Merry Christmas! A Happy And Healthy New Year’s Lehigh Acres And East Lee County!

By Mike Welch At this writing the news is grim around our community, state and country as more of our citizens are falling ill to COVID19. These months leading up to a hopeful vaccine means that we as a community need to follow the CDC Guidelines, social distance, wear a mask for God sakes and […]

Holiday Safety Tips: End 2020 On A Safe Note

Holiday Safety Tips: End 2020 On A Safe Note

Submitted By Jody Van Cooney Making the year 2020 end on a happy note can be easy if the following safety tips, offered by the Injury Prevention Coalition of Lee County, are followed. Traveling. If you are planning a trip by car, make sure it’s ready for the trip. If you’re heading up north, prepare […]

“Weight”ing For The Holidays

“Weight”ing For The Holidays

By Deanna Catalano, RPh Did you know that the average person consumes over 3,000 calories and over 200 grams of fat during Thanksgiving meal? You’d have to walk 30 miles to walk that one off! And that’s not including all the snacking that goes on during the day, which can add another 1,500 calories … […]

From Hope To Opportunity: Early Childhood Education Brings Optimism To Immokalee

From Hope To Opportunity: Early Childhood Education Brings Optimism To Immokalee

By Dawn Montecalvo Guadalupe Center recently broke ground on an additional education campus, the second such ceremonial event in as many years. The Van Otterloo Family Campus for Learning will open in early 2022 and will accommodate up to 154 students in the Early Childhood Education Program, as well as 125 high school students in […]

Fountain Crest Retirement Community In Lehigh Acres, Among First Senior Living Communities To Enroll In CDC’s Free COVID-19 Vaccination Program

Fountain Crest Retirement Community In Lehigh Acres, Among First Senior Living Communities To Enroll In CDC’s Free COVID-19 Vaccination Program

Submitted By Denise Talt Fountain Crest Retirement Community in Lehigh Acres, Florida, is among the first local senior living communities to enroll in the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) national COVID-19 vaccine program. The CDC has partnered with CVS and Walgreens to provide free of charge, on-site vaccination clinics at senior living communities […]

Winter Holiday Safety For Pets

Winter Holiday Safety For Pets

By Dr. Veja Tillman, DVM The Winter Holidays can be a joyous time for the family. But it can be an extremely dangerous time for your pets. Cats with their curious nature and dogs with their strong sense of smell, cause them both to get into holiday decorations, food, drinks and other folly. Nothing spoils […]

Pizza Shop Continues To Shine, Despite COVID-19 Drawbacks

Pizza Shop Continues To Shine, Despite COVID-19 Drawbacks

Gateway’s Own Fine Folk Pizza Launches Holiday InitiativeBy David Piro The brains are back at it again. With 2020 being a long year for all, the team knew it was time to bring Fort Myers some good old fashion cheer! Fine Folk Pizza is excited to announce that the 2020 Pizza Santagram is back. Enter, […]

Sullivan State Farm Agencies Support Student Drivers In Lee County

Sullivan State Farm Agencies Support Student Drivers In Lee County

Cape Coral insurance agents provide driving challenge scholarships CAPE CORAL, Fla. (November 19, 2020) – The Sullivan State Farm Agencies recognize the importance of teaching teens to be safe drivers. Cape Coral agents Dawn and Mike Sullivan are proud to announce their support of the Rock the Road Challenge, a first-time driver competition presented by the […]

David Marcantonio Accepted Into Premier Trade Association, NPLA

David Marcantonio Accepted Into Premier Trade Association, NPLA

FORT MYERS, FL (November 19, 2020) – David Marcantonio, President of One Source Business Capital (“One Source”), has been granted membership in the National Private Lenders Association (NPLA). This exclusive professional group allows private lenders the opportunity to provide greater service to clients while also participating in the legislative and public policy process at the state […]

Is Your Medicare Plan Changing? Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period Ends December 7

Is Your Medicare Plan Changing? Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period Ends December 7

SHINE counselors are available to help review and compare plans Fort Myers, FL (November 18, 2020)— Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period will end on December 7 – will you be one of the millions of Medicare beneficiaries who leave money on the table by not reviewing your plan? The Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida’s SHINE […]

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