Thursday May 9
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Federal Government will help pay for SWFL beach projects
Southwest Florida beaches are still feeling the wrath of Tropical Storm Debby. Nearly a year ago the storm came through hitting Northern Florida and the Panhandle hard.
Fri May 03, 2013
Southwest Florida waters run deep ... and early
Like rust on a hook, pollution builds up across the Southwest Florida landscape during the dry season, on lawns and roads, golf courses and driveways.
Thu May 02, 2013
Four Lee beach projects to coincide this year
Equipment may line the coast along four Lee County beaches as soon as this summer as four renourishment projects are slated to begin this year.
Wed May 01, 2013
Captiva sailing school attracting the adventurous
If you think the only thing to do on Captiva Island is hit the beach, think again.
Theme World: Transforming Orlando
By now you may have seen Universal's ginormous teaser advertisement for Transformers: the Ride-3D . It transformed Downtown Orlando's Fairwinds tower.
Turtle nesting season begins
Turtle nesting season has begun in Florida and there are some things you'll need to know to avoid inadvertently harming the animals.
First turtle nests appear on Southwest Florida beaches
By this time last year turtle nests were already covering local beaches. But 2013 is expected to be a more typical season as nesting begins today.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Florida budget: What's in it for us?
FGCU, Southwest Florida's environment and some arts programs were big winners in the $745 billion state budget that will be voted on by the end of the week.
Lehigh Acres Gazette
Kiwanis Club Donates to Children's Hospital Capital Campaign
Floor level, from left: Amanda Cross of Sanibel and Chair of "Sanibel-Captiva Cares"; Lee Memorial Health System President & CEO Jim Nathan, Dick Muench of Kiwanis Club Sanibel-Captiva; Medical Director Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida, Dr.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Early sea turtle nest found on Captiva
What biologists and sea turtle nest trackers believe is the first loggerhead sea turtle nest to turn up on the west coast of Florida, was found Sunday on Captiva Island.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Naples Daily News
It's Your Business: 'Mystery' Fortune 500 company may move to Lee County
Lee County commissioners will decide Tuesday whether to award a $4 million incentive grant to an unnamed Fortune 500 company that may move its headquarters to Southwest Florida.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Algae showing up early in Caloosahatchee
Algae can be a sign of hypoxia, when oxygen levels in the water drop. Experts say it's potentially harmful to clams and fish.
Rays swarm waters off of Fort Myers Beach
Rays were swarming Fort Myers Beach Wednesday. Officials say it's just that time of year so people need to be careful when walking in the shallows.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
Chamber Connections: Sanibel-Captiva host annual meeting
Sanibel and Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce The Sanibel-Captiva Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual meeting on Tuesday at 'Tween Waters Inn on Captiva.