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Fish fry for Ostego Bay

The annual fish fry and silent auction at Bonita Bill's Waterfront Cafe & Tiki Bar to support the Ostego Bay Foundation Marine Science Center will be held Friday, Dec. 4. This will be the 21st rendition of the event, which supports programs at the marine science center as well as a summer camp for children. The waterfront event is sponsored by Bonita Bills Waterfront Café on Fisherman's Wharf. The event starts at 5 p.m. and is expected to run until 8 p.m. The fish fry is offered at $12 per person with a portion of the proceeds going towards supporting the Ostego Bay ...

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Guest Commentary: Eden Oak: Conservation 20/20 nomination update

In the midst of the request by the owner to change the zoning to build 55 units in the mangroves near the Shell Point Retirement Community, the Eden Oak property was also nominated earlier this year to Lee County's Conservation 20/20 land acquisition program.It's the second time this property ...


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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 ...