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Mandate bumps school safety spending needs

July 4, 2018 Upon voter approval in November for the Lee County School District half cent sales tax referendum, the district voted this week to increase spending from $8,159,801 to $57. more »»

Fire district swears in five new fire crew members

July 4, 2018 The Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District began its monthly meeting with the swearing in of five new firefighters. more »»

Public weighs in on reservoir below Lake O

July 4, 2018 The public has until July 24 to put in their comments about the expanded storage reservoir south of Lake Okeechobee. After Gov. more »»

Toxins in Caloosahatchee exceed EPA recreational threshold

July 4, 2018 Water testing results have revealed the cyanobacteria in the Caloosahatchee is releasing toxins. Cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, was detected in the last couple of week. more »»

‘It's like Armageddon out here’

July 4, 2018 Fishing Capt. Rhett Morris ticks off the species he's watched floating dead in the Gulf of Mexico: snook. tarpon, goliath grouper, black drum, Spanish mackerel, cobia and a 10-foot manatee. more »»

Community Children’s Center named Preferred Pre-K provider

July 4, 2018 The School District of Lee County recently recognized the commitment of the Community Children's Center in Lehigh Acres as one of two Childcare of Southwest Florida centers as a Preferred Pre-K... more »»

Local strength training athletes win gold medals at recent powerlifting competition

July 4, 2018 Frostbourne Strength and Fitness had 16 lifters attend the recent USA Powerlifting 36th Annual Florida State Open Championships held inside the Crowne Plaza, Fort Myers at Bell Tower Shops. more »»

Register now for Back to School event

June 27, 2018 For the first time, a Back to School event will be held in Lehigh Acres to help students entering kindergarten through 12th grade with a free backpack and school supplies. more »»

Baschieri, Anglickis named Hometown Heroes

June 27, 2018 Lehigh Acres Kiwanis recognized community leaders and students alike, awarding kudos and scholarships at the organization’s recent awards dinner. more »»

Golden Shell Boutique supports senior center

June 27, 2018 The Lehigh Acres Senior Center Golden Shell Boutique, which is open to the public, has a great assortment of useful items the community can purchase at very low prices. more »»

Council to host election forum

June 27, 2018 The Lehigh Acres Community Council announced plans to hold an election forum prior to the upcoming election. more »»

Lake O releases slow, but cyanobacteria detected

June 27, 2018 Last week, the U.S Army Corps of Engineers announced it would slow freshwater releases from Lake Okeechobee to the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie rivers. more »»

Sunset Cruise, next Social Club event scheduled

June 27, 2018 Members of the Lehigh Acres Senior Center Social Club are invited to attend the last hurrah of the season, a sunset cruise Saturday, June 30. more »»

Organizations come together for a community effort: Civic Day

June 27, 2018 On June 20, the Lehigh Acres Municipal District hosted part one of its Community Celebration and Civic Day series. more »»

Lee County enters Guinness Book of World Records

June 27, 2018 One thousand ninety-three is now the world record to beat. more »»

Lehigh Acres Middle holds STEAM summer camp

June 20, 2018 Lehigh Acres Middle School hosted the final day of its STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) summer camp on Friday. more »»

Residents concerned over proposed mining

June 20, 2018 Due to the turnout, a community town hall meeting regarding the proposed rezoning of the Troyer Brothers property on SR82 for mining was broken up into two days, June 12 and June 14. more »»

Lehigh sophomore participates in CEO Academy

June 20, 2018 Thirty-seven students had the opportunity to participate in the Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida CEO Academy, a one-week business school summer camp, earlier this month, providing them with... more »»

SpaceCon brings thousands to civic center

June 20, 2018 There was one sure sign that people were there to enjoy the second-annual SpaceCon at the Lee Civic Center this weekend: Many of them were in costume. more »»

Best Buddies of Southwest Florida kicks off thanks to $300,000 grant from the Golisano Foundation

June 20, 2018 A program that provides children who have special needs with peers who can provide some friendly support has received a kickstart in Lee County, thanks to a major donatio. more »»

 
 

 

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