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Mini Masters golf tournament at Jungle Golf

The Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce will get an early start on Halloween when it holds its Mini Masters Mini Golf Tournament at Jungle Golf on Thursday, Oct. 28. There is still plenty of space for teams of five players each to enter, Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce President Jacki Liszak said. The event is open to the public with a cost of $175 per team up to five players per team. The cost includes a round of 18 mini holes, appetizers at Bayside Grille, an awards ceremony, and opportunities to win raffle prizes and giveaways. Teams are encouraged to dress up in costumes for a ...

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Pediatric Baker Act numbers up

The past eight months have shown a steady increase in pediatric Baker Act admissions at Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida. Although Golisano Children’s Hospital is not a Baker Act receiving facility, they do receive pediatric patients who may require medical care. Many of ...


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Collateral damage from county’s reopening

As officials at the state and local level look toward a soft reopening of some public places, health officials are warning of a new normal."While we work together to determine the next steps, one thing we know is that reopening will not be a return to life as we knew it before COVID-19," Lee ...