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Home safe: Area businessman’s son bitten by snake during trip to China

September 7, 2016 Lehigh Acres resident Al DeLeon, past chairman of the Greater Lehigh Acres Chamber of Commerce, says he can sit back today and think positively of his unplanned trip to the Far East. more »»

Officer of the Month recognized

September 7, 2016 Lee County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Collin Dunn, who works out of the East District substation, was honored last week by the Greater Lehigh Acres Chamber of Commerce at its monthly luncheon. Lt. more »»

LA-MSID budget passes without hike

September 7, 2016 The Lehigh Acres Municipal Services Improvement District board of commissioners adopted its fiscal year 2016-17 budget, which maintains its non-ad valorem assessments rates for the eighth consecutiv... more »»

Lehigh residents, another person accused in bank robbery

September 7, 2016 Two Lehigh Acres residents and a third man are accused of robbing a bank over the weekend in Fort Myers. At 12:30 p.m. Au. more »»

Benacquisto rolls past Maughan in 27th Senate District primary

September 7, 2016 It was a tough, nasty campaign at times, but in the end, it was the incumbent who came out ahead. Two-term State Sen. more »»

Lehigh woman dies in traffic crash

September 7, 2016 A crash on Aug. 31 at Homestead Road and Jaguar Boulevard caused the death of a Lehigh Acres woman. more »»

Primary goes to BOCC incumbents

September 7, 2016 The atmosphere at Commissioner Larry Kiker’s watch party was tense as the first numbers of the evening rolled in. more »»

Rooney nabs GOP nod in race for District 19 seat

September 7, 2016 Francis Rooney may never have run for office before, but GOP voters casting ballots in the District 19 Congressional primary seemed to embrace his message enough to trust him with holding the party... more »»

Harrington, Doyle move forward in Supervisor of Elections race

September 7, 2016 With five candidates in the non-partisan primary for Supervisor of Elections, the top two vote-getters in Tuesday’s balloting advance to general election runoff in November. more »»

Calendar of Events (9/7/16)

September 7, 2016 Editor’s note: To get items in the Calendar of Events, send us a note about the name of the organization, address, event and cost. Email or mtoadvine@breezenewspapers. more »»

Of Special Note (9/7/16)

September 7, 2016 Free fall/winter vegetable seeds The Lehigh Acres VegHeads 4-H Club recently packaged up 40,000 seed packets for one of its community service projects. more »»

Business Notes (9/7/16)

September 7, 2016 Lee BIA accepting award entries The Lee Building Industry Association is accepting entries for the 2016 BIA Industry Awards, featuring both the Pinnacle and Summit Awards. more »»

Education Notes (9/7/16)

September 7, 2016 Boxer to visit Tice Elementary Christian “MC” Camacho, son of legendary fighter Héctor “Macho” Camacho, will visit Tice Elementary on Sept. 9. more »»

Religion Notes (9/7/16)

September 7, 2016 Faith Lutheran Church announces day of service Faith Lutheran Church will take part in “God’s Work, Our Hands,” a day of service, on Sept. 11 as part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. more »»

Authorities: Early morning thieves caught on camera

September 1, 2016 Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying two young men who burglarized several vehicles in Lehigh Acres early Wednesday mornin. more »»

Commissioners name Dilallo as interim fire chief

August 31, 2016 Rob Dilallo, a 25-year firefighter, is facing his second week as supervisor of the Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District after being appointed interim fire chief by the board of commissioners. more »»

In need: Animal rescue groups looking for volunteers

August 31, 2016 If you are a cat or dog lover, you can be of great assistance to three rescue and advocacy groups in Lehigh Acre. more »»

Lehigh woman vows to keep fighting backyard chickens

August 31, 2016 While there may be jubilation by backyard chicken supporters, at least on the Facebook page of the Backyard Chickens of Lehigh Acres, one local resident said she is not giving up on keeping the... more »»

Fort Myers police investigate shooting involving Lehigh man

August 31, 2016 On Aug. 23 at 11:57 p.m. the Fort Myers Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a disturbance inside a residence at 3025 Franklin Court. more »»

Lee County operations to make adjustments for coming holiday

August 31, 2016 The Labor Day holiday on Sept. 5 will result in some closures and schedule changes for Lee County operations. more »»



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