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9/11 Remembered

cjhaddad@breezenewspapers.com Two decades. Twenty years. That’s how long it’s been since terrorist attacks on the United States reshaped the path of the nation moving forward, and when nearly 3,000 people lost their lives. In Southwest Florida and across the nation, Americans will do what ...

Lee Schools: Numbers will dictate mask policies

news@breezenewspapers.com The School District of Lee County will monitor a minimum of four metrics to determine when it can relax its emergency mask mandate. A special Facebook live was held for staff Thursday night, which touched upon the numbers assessment that will be used to relax some ...

Old Lehigh Middle campus upgrade approved

news@breezenewspapers.com The School Board of Lee County has voted to move forward with the first phase of  the old Lehigh Acres Middle School campus improvement project. The board approved the first phase of the budget, which will allow the district to enter into contracts and start the ...

Lee School District defends emergency mask mandate

The School District of Lee County has provided a response to the Florida Department of Education, which gave the district until 10 a.m. today to explain its "inconsistency" with a state rule concerning mask mandates. Although an Executive Order issued by Gov. Ron DeSantis calls for parental ...

Lehigh General Women’s Club to hold first meeting of the season

The Lehigh General Women's Club will have their first meeting of the season on Friday, Sept. 17. There will be a potluck, a meet and greet and members will talk about what they did this summer.   Two or more new members will installed. Guests are welcome. The meeting will be held at ...

Design of Lehigh’s GS 10 parcel begins

The Lehigh Acres Municipal Services Improvement District awarded the GS 10 design contract to AIM Engineering. The firm will play an integral role in laying out a dual water mitigation/recreational area that encompasses roughly 640 acres off Joel Blvd., and sits on Lehigh Acres northeast ...

Lee Schools: Numbers will dictate mask policies, COVID protocols

The School District of Lee County will monitor a minimum of four metrics to determine when it can relax its emergency mask mandate. A special Facebook live was held for staff Thursday night, which touched upon the numbers assessment that will be used to relax some of the COVID protocols, ...

Lee County operations adjust schedules for Labor Day

Most Lee County administrative operations will be closed Monday, Sept. 6, in observance of Labor Day. The county’s holiday schedule adjustments are as follows: Solid Waste All garbage, recycling and yard waste collections in unincorporated Lee County, the City of Bonita Springs, the ...