Redistricting can be a ‘mixed bag’ for Lehigh Acres
December 8, 2011 Every ten years the Florida Legislature redraws the district maps for Congressional, as well as for the Florida State Senate and the Florida State House of Representatives. more »»
Should texting while driving be made illegal in Florida?
December 7, 2011 Ron St. John Lehigh Acres “I believe it should be made illegal. If you want to text on your cell phone, you should get off the highway so nobody will get hur. more »»
‘Tis the season to be extra attentive on the roads
December 3, 2011 We are frequently reminded that time flies throughout the year but the approach of the holidays typically marks the revelation for us that yet another year is waning quickly. more »»
Raising the bar: The future of FCAT reading, math tests
December 1, 2011 Increasing standards and rigor for students is a good thing – and something our community has said is important to ensure their children are prepared when they graduate. more »»
What do you like the most about the holiday season?
November 30, 2011 Tyler Kennedy Visiting Lehigh “I love lots of things. First, Christmas is Jesus’ birthday. I love the presents we get and getting off school and putting up the Christmas tree. more »»
When do you think that the economy will turn around and improve?
November 16, 2011 Vernell Sewell Lehigh Acres “It’s going to be a few years and people have got to work together, not only politicians, but the American people. more »»
Can Rep. Connie Mack defeat U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in the 2012 election?
November 8, 2011 Gordon Ochoa Lehigh Acres “I think Sen. Nelson will keep his seat because he has been good for Florida.” ----- Charlotte Walton Lehigh Acres “I think Connie Mack may defeat Se. more »»
Guest Column: CERT can be called on during area disasters
November 1, 2011 The local Lehigh Acres Community Emergency Response Team, known as the (Lehigh Acres CERT) was started in 2006 by Fire Chief Donald Adams, and then Patrick Comer took over shortly afterwards when he... more »»
Should large banks be allowed to charge a $3 to $5 monthly fees for its customers to use their debit cards?
October 25, 2011 Sam Isaac Lehigh Acres “We’re using their service so I think it is okay. I think it is fair.” ----- Mike Lippke Lehigh Acres “I think it will stop people from using their debit card. more »»