Lehigh Acres Citizenhttp://www.lehighacrescitizen.com/page/category.detail/nav/5096/Local Columnsen-usTue, 26 Jul 2016 17:37:20 EDTTue, 26 Jul 2016 17:37:20 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssScott, state agencies need to step up, take responsibilityhttp://www.lehighacrescitizen.com/page/content.detail/id/537951.htmlRecently a state of emergency was declared for Lee, Martin and St. Lucie counties from the filthy water and toxic algae spilling from Lake Okeechobee into the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie rivers and estuaries.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTDespite silence from legislators in Florida, group to prevent gun violence persevereshttp://www.lehighacrescitizen.com/page/content.detail/id/537907.htmlA coalition of more than 70 organizations that called on state legislators to convene a special session by July 4 to ban assault weapons and strengthen background checks will continue to fight, despite lawmakers' deaf ear.Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTWhen Orlando needed it most, the world came to our aidhttp://www.lehighacrescitizen.com/page/content.detail/id/537805.htmlMore than a week ago, 49 souls were stolen from Orlando, murdered in an unimaginable act of terror. Hundreds more were injured or witnessed unthinkable violence.Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTBeware of common rallying cry for more state land buyinghttp://www.lehighacrescitizen.com/page/content.detail/id/537735.html"Buy the land, send the water south" has become a common rallying cry for Florida activists looking to return the flow of water from Lake Okeechobee to the Everglades.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTPostal News: U.S. Postal Service to host passport fair on Saturday in Fort Myershttp://www.lehighacrescitizen.com/page/content.detail/id/537736.htmlThe Postal Service is holding a passport fair at Fort Myers Page Field Post Office, at 2655 N. Airport Road, Fort Myers, on June 25 from 9:30 am to 11:30 am.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT