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  1. Guest opinion: Sea-level rise mu...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    We, a United States Representative and a scientist from our regional state university, have come together to acknowledge that sea-level rise is an urgent problem for our community, but one that we must and can address. It's not uncommon to hear people mention that they are worried about the future, whether environmental, social or economic.

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  2. CMCS to host the 53rd Annual Summerset Regatta Oct. 5-7Read the original story

    Friday Sep 14 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    On Saturday, Oct. 6, sailors from Charlotte Harbour to Marco Island will converge off the coast of Fort Myers Beach to participate in the oldest and longest running regatta in Southwest Florida the Caloosahatch-ee Marching and Chowder Society's 53rd Annual Summerset Regatta. The schedule of events begins with a Captain's Meeting at Bonita Bill's Waterfront Cafe Friday, Oct. 5, at 6:30 p.m., and racing commences with a series of Buoy Races at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 6. The day of racing wraps up with a cocktail party at the Nauti Parrot Dock Bar at 19001 San Carlos Blvd, Fort Myers Beach.

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  3. Support the cause, support your neighborsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    The devastation wrought by the double punch of a 125-mile swatch of red tide off Gulf Coast beaches from Marco Island to Tampa Bay and the plague of blue-green algae sliming the Caloosahatchee and Cape canals has been well publicized, causing outrage nationwide. Sea life by the millions - everything from the smallest of fishes to endangered species - manatees, sea turtles and porpoises - have died in what is easily the worst man-made environmental catastrophe our state has seen in recent memory.

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  4. City/LCEC reach draft accordRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    After nearly three years of on-again, off-again negotiations and contretemps, the city of Cape Coral and its electric services provider, have reached a tentative franchise agreement. At times, the talks were ugly, with lawyers getting involved to the tune of more than $1.5 million, meaning city residents were not only paying for power, but also for the attorney fees for both sides.

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  5. Dead zone' identified off SanibelRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    A "dead zone," an underwater patch with no plant, or animal life, has been found off the coast of Sanibel by Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation scientists. Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation Research Scientist Dr. Rick Bartleson said about two weeks ago they started noticing the "dead zone" off the Sanibel coast.

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  6. Hush Up, Sweet Charlotte' opens tonight at The Laboratory Theater of FloridaRead the original story

    May 31, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    On the heels of last year's runaway hit "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane: A Parody of the Horror," the Laboratory Theater of Florida proudly presents "Hush Up, Sweet Charlotte." In the production, theater-goers journey to a plantation in the Old South and meet Charlotte Hollis, a southern belle whose only companion is her daffy but loyal maid.

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  7. What we learned from Hurricane IrmaRead the original story

    May 17, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Due to the possibility of pre-season tropical storm formation in the Gulf this year, our annual be-prepared editorial is a little ahead of the official start of hurricane season. But what we learned from Hurricane Irma, whose projected path drifted hither and yon across the state before making landfall near Marco Island before blowing through Lee County, is that: 1) Scientific method can project, but not predict, and 2) You can't be too prepared or prepare too soon.

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  8. Residents express concerns abou...Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    While there are benefits to putting in a mooring field at Bimini Basin, on Tuesday at an open house at the Chester Street Resource Center to discuss such a field, residents had many more concerns, among them pollution and traffic in the water. Residents had a chance to see the renderings of the proposed field, ask questions and provide input on what they would like to see.

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  9. Residents express concerns about proposed Bimini mooring fieldRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    While there are benefits to putting in a mooring field at Bimini Basin, on Tuesday at an open house at the Chester Street Resource Center to discuss such a field, residents had many more concerns, among them pollution and traffic in the water. Residents had a chance to see the renderings of the proposed field, ask questions and provide input on what they would like to see.

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  10. Real Estate BriefsRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Local home builder, Frey & Son Homes recently announced that a new home in Bonita Springs is available for occupancy. For the past 46 years, Frey & Son Homes has been building homes in Cape Coral, Marco Island and across Southwest Florida.

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  11. New Council reaffirms LCEC franchise agreement profferRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Cape Coral's newly voter reconfigured city council has reaffirmed a decision made by the previous board, agreeing Monday to bring a proposed franchise agreement directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. Council unanimously instructed City Manager John Szerlag and two representatives from the Council For Progress, a business group working with both sides, to present the draft franchise agreement and related memorandum of understanding to the electric co-op's board.

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  12. Updated: City staff asks to brin...Read the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    In response to a "final offer" franchise agreement submitted by the city's electric utility provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to present the proposal also supported by the Council for Progress, a business advocacy organization, to the electric co-op's Board of Trustees and executive director for review.

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  13. City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    In response to a "final offer" franchise agreement submitted by the city's electric utility provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to present the proposal also supported by the Council for Progress to the electric co-op's Board of Trustees and executive director for review.

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  14. Parish Recovery Assistant Centers help Irma survivorsRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    The Catholic Diocese of Venice in Florida has coordinated with Disaster Services of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul-USA to set up five Parish Recovery Assistance Centers , in Naples, Marco Island, Fort Myers, Bonita Springs and Sebring. The P-RACs are an all-inclusive community-based approach to helping families immediately after a disaster hits.

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