Category: Families

Edison Mall Invites Guests To Eat, Drink And Be Scary!

Edison Mall Invites Guests To Eat, Drink And Be Scary!

Boo & Brew Offers Family-Friendly Fall Fun By: Angeli Chin Edison Mall will put the ‘boo’ in ‘booze’ during the upcoming fall celebration, Boo ‘n Brew. On Saturday, October 23rd from 3 pm to 8 pm Edison Mall will offer a family-friendly Halloween-themed event featuring a diverse beer selection and plenty of tricks and treats. […]

Kindergarten Pre-Registration Opens September 27th

Kindergarten Pre-Registration Opens September 27th

By: Rob Spicker The School District of Lee County opened pre-registration today for students who will start kindergarten in August 2022. Pre-registration is available until November 30th. Signing up early allows parents to avoid the lengthy wait times often experienced during the traditional student enrollment period. “Last year we had 2,500 new kindergarten students who […]

Physicians’ Primary Care Of Southwest Florida Earns National Recognition For Patient-Centered Care

Physicians’ Primary Care Of Southwest Florida Earns National Recognition For Patient-Centered Care

By: Susan Bennett The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has announced that Physicians’ Primary Care of Southwest Florida has once again received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long‐term, participative relationships. Physicians’ Primary Care of Southwest Florida has been recognized as a […]

Child Care of Southwest Florida elevates STEAM instruction through grant

Child Care of Southwest Florida elevates STEAM instruction through grant

FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 8, 2021) – Child Care of Southwest Florida introduced additional STEAM instruction – Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math – to students through a generous grant from the Cape Coral Community Foundation. The STEAM initiative brought hands-on learning opportunities to students in the nonprofit’s pre-Kindergarten program, as well as new curriculum […]

Popular Big Backpack Event returns to the Skatium on July 25, 2021

Popular Big Backpack Event returns to the Skatium on July 25, 2021

Drive-thru curbside distribution of backpacks, school supplies, and food FORT MYERS, Fla. (June 29, 2021) – The Multicultural Centre of Southwest Florida is proud to announce that it will be hosting its popular Big Backpack Event for the 22nd year on Sunday, July 25, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fort Myers Skatium […]

Summer BreakSpot to Provide Free Breakfast and Lunch While School is Out

Summer BreakSpot to Provide Free Breakfast and Lunch While School is Out

The School District of Lee County is partnering with the Florida’s Summer BreakSpot program to keep children healthy and well nourished while school is out. The Summer BreakSpot Program allows the District’s Food and Nutrition Services Department to provide free meals to children who are 18 years and younger at no cost to them while school is […]

What dads want for Father’s Day: Grills, drills and thrills

What dads want for Father’s Day: Grills, drills and thrills

By Scott Hamblen Father’s Day arrives each year as temperatures rise and summer takes shape. Between schools letting out and vacation planning, though, Father’s Day often catches people off guard. Besides, dads aren’t the best when it comes to dropping hints about Father’s Day gifts. However, knowing what activities dad likes is the key to […]

How to Paint a Small Bedroom to Make it Look Larger

How to Paint a Small Bedroom to Make it Look Larger

By Scott Hamblen The average bedroom, not counting master bedrooms, is about 120 to 140 square feet. Add a bed, dresser and nightstand, and space is at a premium. While homeowners can’t move walls, there are a few ways to make a small bedroom look and feel larger. The first step is to clean out […]

A 40% Win For Homeowners Insurance Clients In Florida

A 40% Win For Homeowners Insurance Clients In Florida

By Butch Swank By nature, I am a numbers guy. They help me to paint a picture in my mind and better understand things. Let me share some numbers with you. In 2019, Florida accounted for roughly 8% of all homeowners’ claims in the United States. Here’s where the story gets a twist: 76% of […]

Lehigh Community Services: Upcoming Events

Lehigh Community Services: Upcoming Events

By Carolyn Peplow As June starts and the students are excited to have summer break, Lehigh Community Services is gearing up to do the annual backpack and school supply events for Lehigh Acres families. Two events are scheduled this year at New Life Assembly and Christ United Methodist Church. The events require pre-registration. Registration will […]

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