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Montage Women’s Club

November 3, 2022

By: Rita Artwohl The Montage Women’s Club is a social and philanthropic club open to all women residing in Lee...

The Healing Power Of Arts Is Underway

November 3, 2022

By: Maru Lanao Dancers from around the world will offer a special benefit performance for Hurricane Ian relief, compliments of...

East Lee Chamber Regional Gala Set For February 18, 2023 at Plantation Golf & Country Club

September 8, 2022

By: Mike Welch Heads Up! Chamber members and guests mark your calendar for the East Lee County Chamber of Commerce!...

Montage Women’s Club

September 8, 2022

By: Rita Artwohl The Montage Women’s Club is a social and philanthropic club open to all women residing in Lee...

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The Craftie Ladies Annual Craft Fair

September 7, 2022

By: The Craftie Ladies Join our Craftie Ladies at our Annual Craft Fair at St. John XXIII Catholic Church 13060 Palomino Lane, Fort Myers, FL 33912 on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15 9am-5pm & SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16 8am-1pm for crafts, raffles and food! If you’ve been to one of our fairs before,...

Haunted Prison Experience

September 7, 2022

By: Katrina Salokar Haunted Prison …see you there…if you dare! The Hendry Correctional Institution (Immokalee, FL) opened in 1977, housing the most extremist hardened criminals in Florida until the closure in 2015. With sentences of life without parole to death row, prisoners didn’t make it out alive. The state closed...

East Lee County Chamber Donations Made Art Themed Summer Camps Possible For Middle School Students

August 2, 2022

By Dr. Joe Restino, Vice – Principal – Harns Marsh  Middle School Through a generous set of donations from the East Lee County Chamber of Commerce, Harns Marsh Middle was able to give Arts themed lessons to students over the summer.  Student participated in either culinary arts, band, orchestra and...

Lehigh Senior Center Happenings

August 2, 2022

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....

Hire And Retain – Eliminate The Pain

August 2, 2022

By Gregg Goodmanson What’s the cost of a bad hire? Each company I work with quantifies that differently. I would encourage you to calculate this for your company. Some studies suggest the certain positions cost anywhere from 1 – 1.5 times the annual salary. That’s painful. Having a good hiring...

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

August 2, 2022

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...

Edison Mall Welcomes The Lee County Community Back To School

August 2, 2022

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....

Victory Town Center: The Place To Be!

August 2, 2022

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...

Women’s Montage Club

June 28, 2022

By Rita Artwohl The Montage Women’s Club is a social and philanthropic club open to all women residing in Lee County. We meet on the fourth Thursday of each month at The Landings Yacht, Golf, and Tennis Club (community entry off McGregor Blvd between Cypress Lake Drive and College Pkwy)....

Bringing The Community Together With Love Lehigh

June 28, 2022

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...

Lehigh Acres 2nd Annual 4th of July Freedom Fest

June 28, 2022

By Amanda Mitrani At Victory, there’s always something to do, eat, and explore. Victory Town Center encompasses close to 12 acres of land right in the heart of Lehigh Acres. Located between the two main roadways of our town, Lee Blvd. and Homestead Road, Victory Town Center is easily accessible...

The Lehigh Acres Senior Center Offers So Much For Our Seniors Every Month!

June 28, 2022

By Lehigh Acres Senior Center We are offering several dance and fitness programs ranging from beginner to intermediate. Dancercise is where Aerobics meets line dancing and is for all dance levels. We have a high energy leader who is willing to help with any questions or concerns you might have...

Coldwell Banker Hosting Networking & Ribbon Cutting Events

June 8, 2022

By Amanda Mitrani Amy Admire & Catherine Van Til with the Southwest Florida Homes Team of Coldwell Banker are happy to announce their membership in the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, and they would like to invite you to celebrate with them. Join the team at their special ribbon-cutting...

Montage Women’s Club

June 8, 2022

By Rita Artwohl The Montage Women’s Club is a social and philanthropic club open to all women residing in Lee County. We meet on the fourth Thursday of each month at The Landings Yacht, Golf, and Tennis Club (community entry off McGregor Blvd between Cypress Lake Drive and College Pkwy)....

2022 Sales Tax Holidays And Exemption Periods For The State Of Florida

June 8, 2022

Submitted By Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Co., P.A Every year various states offer sales tax holidays and/or tax-free dates to help reduce the cost burden for its residents. The Florida Department of Revenue has released the 2022 sales tax holidays and exemptions for residents. We have compiled a list...

Montage Women’s Club

May 3, 2022

By: Rita Artwohl The Montage Women’s Club is a social and philanthropic club open to all women residing in Lee County.  We meet on the fourth Thursday of each month at The Landings Yacht, Golf, and Tennis Club (community entry off McGregor Blvd between Cypress Lake Drive and College Pkwy)....

Local Organizations Come Together to Host Second Annual Workforce Signing Day

May 3, 2022

Submitted By: Jenny Parrish “It’s not all about college. It’s not the only way to succeed in life.” said Marissa Brown, a 2021 graduate of Ida Baker. Brown was celebrated last year at Workforce Signing Day, an event championed by Bill Daubmann of MY Shower Door. Workforce Signing Day recognized...

Victory Church To Host Free Community Easter Event

April 6, 2022

Submitted By: Ximena Villasis Victory Church to host a free community Easter event on church grounds on April 17 at 11 a.m. This event will include egg hunts, rock climbing, jousting, inflatable games, live animals and a chance to win a Nintendo Switch, Oculus, or Smart TV.  Food will also...

Mixing & Dancing At Aki’s Dance Studio

April 6, 2022

By: Karen Debitetto Come join us for a late afternoon of mixing and dancing! Yes, we said dancing!… SWFL Business Network introduces Aki’s Dance Studio to the family of participating businesses. Save the date for a unique event, Monday, May 2nd from 4:30- 6:30. Snacks and beverages provided. Aki’s is...

East Lee County Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Annual Gala and Awards Presentations – March 19th

March 2, 2022

By: Mike Welch At this writing, the local Chamber of Commerce is busy at work with preparations for its Annual Gala and with the honoring of those in service to our community in the fields of education, fire and public safety and healthcare.  These past two years have heightened awareness...

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Montage Women’s Club

By: Rita Artwohl The Montage Women’s Club is a social and philanthropic club open to all women residing in Lee County. We meet on the

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Haunted Prison Experience

By: Katrina Salokar Haunted Prison …see you there…if you dare! The Hendry Correctional Institution (Immokalee, FL) opened in 1977, housing the most extremist hardened criminals

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