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Little Palm Island: Just South of Miami, a Semi-deserted Isle & a No Cellphone Zone

By Kevin, Aug 28, 2017, Categories: Travel

While brochures and T-shirts worn by some staff (130 full-time) urge guests to “Get Lost,” the only type of lost you are on this South Seas-style resort island is a state of mind.

Roy Hobbs World Series: Lee County’s No. 1 Amateur Event Returns in October

By Kevin, Aug 28, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

The Roy Hobbs World Series has been held in Lee County since 1993, growing from 54 teams to more than 240.

SoCo Cool! Artists Carve a Neighborhood Niche South of Colonial

By Kevin, Aug 28, 2017, Categories: Local Living

Climbing aboard the branding strategy of previously neglected U.S. neighborhoods rich in culture, the SoCo Cultural District launched in October 2016.

Florida’s Creative Class: Their Work Helps Drive the Economy, Thousands of Jobs at Stake

By Kevin, Aug 28, 2017, Categories: Shop+Dine

In Lee County alone, the creative class produces $140 million in annual activity—supporting thousands of jobs and generating some $18.8 million in government revenues.

Fort Myers' Newest Sports Complex Debuts With Beach Volleyball Tournament

By Kevin, Aug 21, 2017, Categories: Local Living

The Midtown Beach Sports Complex is comprised of a 15,000-square-foot facility, which sits at 2277 Grand Ave. in Midtown Fort Myers, next to the Fort Myers Skatium.

Frontier Airlines to Expand Service From Fort Myers to Six New Nonstop Destinations

By Kevin, Aug 18, 2017, Categories: Travel

A significant network expansion adds 21 new cities to Frontier's repertoire, which will increase the number of destinations served by the low-fare carrier.

5 Fun & Free Things to Do in Fort Myers

By Kevin, Aug 15, 2017, Categories: Local Living

We've compiled 5 fun things to do for free in Fort Myers for our readers to explore.

8 Popular Things to Do Throughout the Year at Fort Myers Times Square

By Kevin, Jul 28, 2017, Categories: Local Living

From sunsets and beaches to shrimp, local fare and fireworks, Fort Myers Times Square has tons of things to do throughout the year, both well known and off the beaten path.

Director of North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts' 2017 Summer Production of 'Shrek' Tells All

By Melanie Heisinger, Jul 25, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

We catch up with Director Amy Massari to learn more about the North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts' summer camp performance of "Shrek the Musical," and more.

Visitor Center to be Built at Lovers Key After Legislators Approve Nearly $4M in Funding

By Kevin, Jul 17, 2017, Categories: Travel

A haven for wildlife, the islands and their waters are home to West Indian manatees, bottlenose dolphins, roseate spoonbills, marsh rabbits, and bald eagles.


  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    09/22/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    09/22/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • Mangrove Maze Eco-Tour

    09/22/2017
    10:00AM

    Guided exploration of the mangrove wilderness on part of the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail....


  • Mirror, Mirror... Exhibition

    09/22/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Mirror, Mirror… September 1 - 28, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, September 1, 2017, 6pm-8pm C...


  • Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour

    09/22/2017
    03:30PM

    Paddle Matlacha Pass meandering through mangrove shrouded trails. Guides are ACA Certified Kayak ...


  • Step Up to Art

    09/22/2017
    04:00PM — 05:30PM

    Come join fine artist Kathy Dunn in this new and exciting art series for your growing artists! Ch...


  • Sunset Celebration at Times Square

    09/22/2017
    05:00PM — 10:00PM

    Live Music, Food and Fun at Time Square on Fort Myers Beach


  • Ladies' Night at The Paint Escape

    09/22/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • Caloosahatchee Sunset Cruise

    09/22/2017
    07:00PM

    Relaxing environment as the sun is setting, the shoreline and river elements taking on a differen...


  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    09/25/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...


  • Sanibel Shell Crafters

    09/25/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Visit The Sanibel Shell Crafters every Monday all year long from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. to watch this d...


  • Mangrove Maze Eco-Tour

    09/25/2017
    10:00AM

    Guided exploration of the mangrove wilderness on part of the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail....


  • Mirror, Mirror... Exhibition

    09/25/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Mirror, Mirror… September 1 - 28, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, September 1, 2017, 6pm-8pm C...


  • Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour

    09/25/2017
    03:30PM

    Paddle Matlacha Pass meandering through mangrove shrouded trails. Guides are ACA Certified Kayak ...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Ballroom Dancing

    09/25/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

    USA Dance offers beginning Ballroom Dance Lessons and a Social Dance on Monday nights. The lesson...


  • Caloosahatchee Sunset Cruise

    09/25/2017
    07:00PM

    Relaxing environment as the sun is setting, the shoreline and river elements taking on a differen...


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