The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel Seeks New Resident Artist

Three-month residency grants $5,000 stipend alling all photographers, videographers and creative types with a passion for visual storytelling: Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB) is seeking candidates for its third-quarter 2017 Resident Artist Program. This initiative gives aspiring and/or established photographers and videographers an opportunity to further develop their work and connect with the […]


It’s All About the FOOD!

by Susan Barnett roccoli Salad is a time-tested favorite. In this recipe I take a few shortcuts. I use bacon bits and premade coleslaw dressing. You can certainly cook and chop bacon and make your own salad dressing if you’re a purist a heart. Enjoy! Broccoli Salad Ingredients 1 large bunch of broccoli – about […]


Benefits of Buying Meat from a Butcher

provided by Xpress Meat Market Have you ever felt lost in a sea of pre-sliced and packaged meats when going to a supermarket, not finding the exact cut or size you wanted, asked for help from an inexperienced worker being paid minimum wage to stack pre-packaged and frozen meats only to have them look back […]


From Corporate Employees to Visionary Entrepreneurs

Creative Duo Start Unique Online Menswear Company by Yvette Schultz eoff Argue and Tom Severini hit it off immediately when they first met at New York City’s Parsons School of Design. Geoff, a fashion design major, was known for going against the grain and pushing limits of design and authority and inviting others to do […]


The “Third Draft” is Creating a New Entrepreneur

A Lee County resident is dusting off the book-bags and going back to school! Local entrepreneur, Jim Griffiths, stated “As a society, we’ve been taught to put a round peg in a round hole for decades. Jobs come with instructions while entrepreneurism requires creative thinking. Business classes are available for kids and adults, but few […]