Category: Local

Salvation Army Gears Up For The Holidays!

Salvation Army Gears Up For The Holidays!

By: Brenda Lane Greetings from your local Salvation Army Service Center! I hope you all are keeping cool and staying out of the horrible heat! Fall will be here soon!! (I can dream can’t I). We are gearing up for the holiday season. We will begin accepting applications for Bell Ringers in our office on […]

Vehicular Burglaries In East District

Vehicular Burglaries In East District

By Sheriff Carmine Marceno Within the confines of our more densely populated areas in our East District, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office has been responding to calls for service involving vehicular break-ins…primarily to unlocked vehicles. Despite pleas and requests for residents to lock their cars and trucks…to remove valuables including firearms…we continue to receive reports […]

Heading Into The Middle Of Storm Season – Primary Election August 23, 2022

Heading Into The Middle Of Storm Season – Primary Election August 23, 2022

By Mike Welch As we move into “high” storm season our community members are preparing for “Just in Case.”  Calls to the East Lee Chamber as well as visits to our offices are peppered with questions and concerns from new residents on information to prepare.  Stop by the office for storm prep materials or visit […]

Lehigh Senior Center Happenings

Lehigh Senior Center Happenings

By Lehigh Acres Senior Center Starlight Swing Dance is Thursday August 11th at 4:30pm and you must be a member to participate. Please make sure you sign up no later than August 4th in the kitchen. The cost of this dance is only $5, which includes pizza and the DJ. Your favorite DJ will be […]

LAFCRD Announces Design For 2022 Breast Cancer Awareness Shirt; Website For Ordering Is Open

LAFCRD Announces Design For 2022 Breast Cancer Awareness Shirt; Website For Ordering Is Open

By Katie Heck  In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District is raising funds for Pink Heals by selling limited-edition shirts. This annual fundraiser, organized by Field Training Officer Sarah Gribbin, has raised almost $30,000 for the Pink Heals organization since 2017. This year’s shirt design features the […]

Edison Mall Welcomes The Lee County Community Back To School

Edison Mall Welcomes The Lee County Community Back To School

By Angeli Chin The start of a new school year can bring about excitement, whether through reconnecting with friends or preparing for a year full of new things to learn. Edison Mall is providing the community with many different ways to celebrate the fresh start of a new school year. Through a selection of upcoming […]

Szeliga Imagery Services LLC Thank You

Szeliga Imagery Services LLC Thank You

By Kathryn Sisson A huge thank you to Brian and Silvia of Szeliga Imagery for sponsoring our second annual Lehigh Acres Fourth of July Celebration. The event was a huge success, and the whole community came together to make it great. Brian is the owner and main photographer, and Silvia is the customer service and […]

Victory Town Center: The Place To Be!

Victory Town Center: The Place To Be!

By Pastor Larry, Victory of Lehigh Church I have had the privilege of visiting 56 different countries, many of them multiple times. I have also lived in many different places in the United States. In Philadelphia, near Pittsburgh and many places in and around Southern California and in a few different foreign countries.  But when […]

Our Real Estate Market Is Changing

Our Real Estate Market Is Changing

By Amy Admire Have you ever noticed that real estate has always been a big topic of conversation? It really is interesting, isn’t it? The next time you’re in a public place like a restaurant or coffee shop…listen. You’ll likely hear a conversation about real estate. Think of everything we have witnessed over the years. […]

Bringing The Community Together With Love Lehigh

Bringing The Community Together With Love Lehigh

By Charlene Golden Last year’s Easter Egg Hunt at Christ United Methodist Church sparked the formation of a whole new organization for the people and groups of Lehigh Acres. Love Lehigh is now an organization for groups in the area to come together and share information on their events and programs, and even build off […]

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