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Guest opinion: Third tram will enhance Beach visitors’ experience

December 4, 2018 You may recall that last year, the Lee Board of County Commissioners voted to start a pilot program on the Beach using open-air trams to transport folks at no charge up and down Estero Boulevard. more »»

A legacy of destruction

December 4, 2018 To the editor: After eight years of sponsoring legislation designed to undermine water resource regulations, Rep. more »»

Dolphin deaths is heartbreaking

December 4, 2018 To the editor: I swam with the dolphins several years ago and it was a wonderful experience. more »»

A message to Florida voters

November 29, 2018 To the editor: Dear Floridians, As I have stated from the onset, I am uninterested in using legal loopholes to win an election. more »»

Insanity or covert motive?

November 29, 2018 To the editor: According to the dictionary the definition of insanity is a mental illness, mental disorder, derangement, psychopathy, dementia, amentia, lunacy, psychosis, alienation, neurosis,... more »»

Guest Commentary: Giving Tuesday offers opportunity to enhance pediatric health care, change children’s lives in Southwest Florida

November 21, 2018 Imagine having a critically injured or sick child in need of immediate medical attention, but the nearest pediatric hospital is a two-hour drive from home. more »»

Pollution not a priority for SFWMD

November 21, 2018 To the editor: South Florida Water Management District should be called the Agricultural Co-op. more »»

SWFL water quality issues are not going away

November 21, 2018 To the editor: Southwest Florida water quality issues were front and center during the midterm election campaigns and, while election day has passed, those issues are still with us. Since Nov. more »»

Fix voting processes

November 21, 2018 To the editor: The presidential election of 2016 and the midterm elections of 2018 have boldly underlined America’s No. 1 issue: Voting. more »»

Guest Commentary: School sales tax vote demonstrates our community’s commitment to children, future

November 14, 2018 By CATHLEEN MORGAN, School Board Chair DR. GREG ADKINS, Superintendent On behalf of the 84,000-plus students in our public schools, we want to say THANK YOU for making children a priority. more »»

Guest Commentary: Protect your right to vote and say ‘yes’ to Amendment 10

October 31, 2018 As Floridians head to the polls this general election, we’ll be faced with several amendments on our ballots. One of the most significant is Amendment 10, also known as the Protection Amendmen. more »»

November to mark Manatee Awareness Month

October 31, 2018 November is an annual celebration and a dedication to manatee conservation in Florid. more »»

Vote Jacki!

October 31, 2018 To the editor: Jacki Liszak is my choice for Fort Myers Beach Fire Commission Seat 3. Her goal for the next four years is to advance our department to meet the needs of our community. more »»

Vote Liszak, Raymond, Bennett

October 31, 2018 To the editor: Jacki Liszak is the top candidate for our fire department to move forward towards greater achievement. more »»

Vote Ted Schindler

October 31, 2018 To the editor: I have been a FMB resident since 1966 I have known Ted Schindler, one of the incumbents, since 200. more »»

3 great Fire Commissioners; Vote Raymond, Morris, Schindler

October 31, 2018 To the editor: I have been attending Fire Board Meetings for years and was a Fire Commissioner for almost two years. more »»

Reelect Theodore R. Schindler II for FMB Fire Seat 5

October 31, 2018 To the editor: If it feels like you’ve read a lot of letters lately pleading for your vote for open fire board commissioner seats, you would be correct. more »»

Let the system work

October 24, 2018 To the editor: Humble and kind is a great way to live life respecting others’ opinions yet being true to yourself. more »»

Vote Morris, Raymond, Schindler for Fire Board

October 24, 2018 To the editor: In 2014, I decided to run for Town Council. My love for this town was clear and evident to the voters. more »»

Please re-elect the Fire Department incumbents

October 24, 2018 To the editor: Our Fort Myers Beach Fire Department has been doing a great job for all of us. more »»



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