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DIG IN | Sunflowers

  by Adrienne Diaz I’ve had a very tough month full of loss. I lost a son, a very dear family cat (20 years old), a couple of beloved chickens (to a raccoon), and several plants to an overabundance of catch-up rain. It has been a struggle every day, but fortunately my garden has been […]

School Board Seeks Community Members for Advisory Committees

The School Board of Lee County is soliciting qualified members of the community to serve on the following School Board Advisory Committees, whose purpose will be to provide input, advice and support to the School Board on topics identified: Continuous Systemic Improvement Advisory Committee – Systematically review components of the District’s strategic plan for the […]


Students invited to explore Lee County with LeeTran this summer and be eligible for prizes

  LeeTran invites students, age 18 and younger, to explore Lee County with a Summer Bus Bash Scavenger Hunt. Students are encouraged to ride the bus from July 10 through Aug. 6 to visit select businesses and be entered to win great prizes. During Summer Bus Bash students can pick up a scavenger hunt map […]


LIVING WELL | The Anatomy of Joint Pain

by Darin Stokke, DC Joint pain is one of the most common symptoms people experience. Remedies and treatments are as varied as the sources that promote them. Most common treatments only address the symptoms of pain without addressing the actual cause of the joint pain. We are conditioned to believe that all pain is something […]


Summer Diaper and Toy Drive

Donation drive to raise awareness and items for child victims of abuse in Southwest Florida Erickson’s Drying Systems invites the community to join their inaugural “Summer Diaper and Toy Drive” to benefit the Children’s Advocacy Center of Southwest Florida (CAC), as well as Abuse Counseling and Treatment, Inc. (ACT). Through August, Erickson’s Drying Systems will […]