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December 7, 2016 The former location of The Cadillac is going back to its original purpose: a produce stand. more »»

Council, LPA seek additional discussion on floodplain regulations

December 7, 2016 About all the Fort Myers Beach Town Council and the Local Planning Agency (LPA) could agree upon during their one-hour discussion on floodplain regulations is that it will take much more than one... more »»

Lee County Shopper incorporated into Observer

December 7, 2016 To better serve readers and advertisers, the Breeze Newspapers has integrated its Lee County Shopper publication into the news sections of its weekly newspapers including the Fort Myers Beach... more »»

Council mulls town manager search, TDC wish list

December 7, 2016 The Fort Myers Beach Town Council decided that the best person to assist the board in the town manager search is the sitting town manager. more »»

Community Corner 12.07.2016

December 7, 2016 Meetings & Events • Wednesday, Dec. 7: Public meeting on Virginia Avenue bay access, 5 p.m., Town Hall. • Thursday, Dec. 8: Fort Myers Beach Arts Association 65th Anniversary, 5:00 p.m. more »»

Beach Kiwanis hosts annual “presents for pennies”

December 7, 2016 There's nothing quite like the freedom of a child getting to choose a gift for his or her parent — especially if it's a neon-green baseball cap. more »»

Mound House fundraiser a singing success

December 7, 2016 It was a full house of islanders who were celebrating and supporting the Mound House by purchasing the fundraising luncheon tickets and bidding on donated items. more »»

The Bay Oaks Briefing

December 7, 2016 Bay Oaks Recreation Center Advisory Committee (BORCAB) met on Dec. 1 for its monthly meeting. more »»

Beach Area Civic Association eyes development

December 7, 2016 The Beach Area Civic Association is watching what's going on across the bridge. The civic organization, BACA, met Thursday, Dec. more »»

Ostego Bay Foundation fries up Friday night

December 7, 2016 There was something for everyone during Ostego Bay Foundation's silent auction — and everyone made a mad dash to be the final bidder on their favorites. more »»

Sailing into the season

December 7, 2016 Saturday night sailed the beach into the holiday spirit. The Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce held its 28th annual holiday boat parade Saturday, Dec. 3. more »»

Fort Myers Beach Town Council selects Shamp

December 6, 2016 The Fort Myers Beach Town Council found something on which it could agree. more »»

28th Annual FMB Christmas Boat Parade set for Saturday

December 2, 2016 Come enjoy some Christmas spirit at the 28th Annual Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 6 to 8 p.m. more »»

Friends of the Mound House host fundraiser luncheon

November 30, 2016 The Friends of the Mound House are preparing for its annual “Taste of Christmas” fundraising luncheon, and this year's event might include “a surprise or two.” The luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.. more »»

Beach Kids Foundation fills Bayfront Bistro with holiday cheer

November 30, 2016 Beach Kids Foundation president Fran Myers thought she was going to have to host a holiday dinner without the holiday superstar: Santa Claus. more »»

San Carlos Bay Sail & Power Squadron sets course schedule

November 30, 2016 The San Carlos Bay squadron, a subordinate unit of the United States Power Squadron non-profit boating organization, has set the dates for one of its public classes on boating safety. more »»

Offshore Sailing School expands flotilla cruise locations

November 30, 2016 Offshore Sailing School has retained the services of Nate and Heather Atwater to develop and lead an expanded roster of flotilla cruises. more »»

Historic Society hosts holiday open house

November 30, 2016 The Estero Island Historical Society will stay open a little longer Saturday, Dec. 10, for a holiday gathering. From 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. more »»

Community Corner 11.30.2016

November 30, 2016 Meetings & Events • Friday, Dec. 2: Ostego Bay Foundation fish fry and silent auction, 5 to 8 p.m., Bonita Bill's Waterfront Cafe. Cost: $10 per plate. • Saturday, De. more »»

Beach Baptist market here to stay

November 30, 2016 The orange-shaped juice stand at the Beach Baptist farmers market is hard to miss — its bright, spherical shape catches the eye among other vendors in tents. more »»

Fountain is out, seating is in

November 30, 2016 The money-draining fountain near Nervous Nellie’s is being laid to rest. Interim Town Manager Jim Steele presented a plan to end the fountain at the Fort Myers Beach town council’s Nov. 21 meeting. more »»


Zumba Gold classes at Bay Oaks December 8, 2016

Bay Oaks Recreation Campus will be offering a Zumba Gold class every Thursday night at 6:30 p.m., designed for the active adult population or the true beginner (unconditioned) participant. Zumba Gold addresses the anatomical, physiological and psychological needs specific to these populations. more »




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