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Chamber to host Annual Awards Gala

The Greater Lehigh Acres Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Florida Repertory Theatre, will host the 2018 Annual Awards Gala on Jan. 27 at Pelican Preserve Golf Club in Fort Myers.It will kick off with a cocktail hour at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. and the program at 8 ...

Domestic Animal Services pushes ‘Skip the Jog, Walk a Dog’ campaign

People make millions of New Year's resolutions each January and Lee County Domestic Animal Services is inviting the community to "Skip the Jog and Walk a Dog" as part of theirs.Make pets a part of your New Year's plan and consider that a new pet can help you achieve many of the most popular ...

East County library presents programs

The activities for January at the East County Regional Library, at 881 Gunnery Road.The following programs are free and open to the public:Adult programs- Beginning Computer SkillsPart 1: 10:30 a.m. Jan. 5Part 2: 10:30 a.m. Jan. 12A technology instructor will cover a variety of topics including ...

Helping out

Director Melissa Barry, left, recently honored volunteers Maria Biern and Clark Rhodes for their contributions to the Lehigh Acres Senior Citizens Center, at 219 Plaza Drive.

Calendar of Events (1/3/18)

Editor's note: To place items in the Calendar of Events, email trepecki@breezenewspapers.com with the name of the organization, address, and event and contact information. If an event is no longer happening, let us know so we can remove them. All events published must be open to the ...

Of Special Note (1/3/18)

TNR workshop setThe Gulf Coast Humane Society and Fortunate Ferals will host a free Trap-Neuter-Return workshop Jan. 6 from 10 a.m. to noon at the shelter's campus, at 2010 Arcadia St., Fort Myers.It will provide information and education on how to trap feral cats, as well as how to bring them ...

Sports Notes (1/3/18)

Basketball league taking registrationsRegistration is now open for the Sheriff's Youth Activity League basketball for youth ages 8-15.Depending on age, practices and games will be held Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Veterans Park Recreation Center, 55 Homestead Road S. The ...

Education Notes (1/3/18)

Open enrollment information availableIn preparation for the School District of Lee County's Student Assignment enrollment period, the district's website is live with up-to-date information on the process.If your child is entering kindergarten, 6th or 9th grade, is new to the district, or is ...

Business Notes (1/3/18)

County accepting award nominationsLee County is currently accepting nominations from the public for exemplary of civic-minded citizens for the 2017 Paulette Burton Citizen of the Year Award.Commissioners are looking for nominees who are involved in the community and work diligently for causes ...

UPDATE: Teen charged in 7-Eleven incident

UPDATE:An arrest has been made in an incident on Dec. 20 at 4325 Lee Blvd.Duwayne Martin, 15, has been arrested and charged with fleeing and eluding.The investigation is ongoing, the Lee County Sheriff's Office reported......ORIGINAL (Dec. 20, 2017):The Lee County Sheriff's Office is ...