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My French brothers, my beloved world

November 18, 2015 To the editor: We are not immune to the ideologies of man. yet it still comes like a raging storm from calm seas when it happens in places where everything can be wonderful everyda. more »»

Signs needed

November 18, 2015 To the editor: I understand that the construction on Estero Boulevard is a much-needed improvement,   however, yesterday I had two appointments and had to leave the island … it was a nightmare. more »»

Transparency needed about water quality!

November 18, 2015 Transparency needed about water quality! To the editor: In the midst of the 60 day protest on top of the Matanzas Bridge, community members against the Lake O discharges stood side by side with clea... more »»

Good support for solar energy

November 18, 2015 Good support for solar energy To the editor: What a pleasure to see the large turnout for the San-Cap Solar Connect informational meeting sponsored by the Ding Darling Wildlife Society last week. more »»

Crony capitalism

November 18, 2015 Crony capitalism To the editor: Don’t tell me that the Lee County Commission wants to create new middle class employment here. more »»

Local OOA story may aid in highest medal

November 5, 2015 To the editor: From 19 April 2005 to this day, it was a pleasure to communicate stories of our troop returning from combat and foreign duty stations from around the world. more »»

Discover Bay Oaks

November 5, 2015 To the editor: Studies, statistics, research and clinical trials tell us the importance of exercise and social interaction for children, adults and seniors. more »»

Do not take live shells

November 5, 2015 To the editor: Each year as the tourist season starts, I see people throwing live shells into water, and collecting live sand dollars or shells with sea animals in them on my daily beach walks! When... more »»

Fracking bills should not go through

November 5, 2015 To the editor: We, in the State of Florida, sit on a thin patch of earth covering massive accumulations of porous limestone. more »»

Off-leash dogs need leashing

October 28, 2015 There seems to be lots of dogs off leash on the beach these days. more »»

Membership fee needed back at Bay Oaks

October 28, 2015 To the editor: I am a full time resident of Fort Myers Beach. When I read that the “powers that be” are considering closing Bay Oaks Recreation Center, I was appalle. more »»

Mayor sends best wishes

October 28, 2015 To the editor: The town of Fort Myers Beach is losing a tremendous asset as reporter Bob Petcher of the Observer moves on to the next chapter in his life. more »»

Water quality awareness event planned for Nov. 8

October 28, 2015 To the editor: People have been standing on top of the FMB bridge everyday for 50 days straight now as a stand for clean water as a basic human right and to raise awareness about the harmful Lake... more »»

Don’t murder the bears

October 28, 2015 To the editor: Let me start by saying that I'm not a card carrying tree hugger or a poster-flashing, stand-on-a-corner-all-day-long promoting my point of view. God bless those who d. more »»

More guns mean more violence

October 28, 2015 To the editor: Good people do not need guns. Peace loving people are begging that we stop this now. more »»

'Fracking' benefits not worth costs

October 21, 2015 High pressure well stimulation is most commonly known as “Fracking. more »»

Bay Oaks is a needed commodity

October 21, 2015 To the editor: The recent budget cut of nearly 20 percent to the Bay Oaks Recreation Center budget by the Town of Fort Myers Beach is, to say the least, extreme, not to mention counterproductive. more »»

FMB Woman's Club announces schedule

October 21, 2015 To the editor: The dates of our three major fund raisers for the coming season have been announced by FMB Woman's Club President Joyce Hopkins. Our Style Show/luncheon will be on Jan. 2. more »»

Mental illness bill needs House vote

October 21, 2015 To the editor: After the shooting in Oregon last week, Dottie Pacharis wrote an Op-Ed that appeared in the Ft. more »»

Mass shooting problem is mental health, not guns

October 14, 2015 Yet another shooting, this time in Roseburg, Ore., where 26-year-old Chris Harper Mercer opened fire at Umpqua Community College, killing nine people and wounding others. more »»



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