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The mania starts Saturday morning

An annual event, which began after local anglers, Larry Davis and Dave Westra, who saw what was happening with monofilament fishing line, is now in its 26th year.The annual Keep Lee County Beautiful Monofilament Madness will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Nov. 2, which includes a volunteer ...

Ostego Bay Foundation celebrates 28 years

The Ostego Bay Foundation was founded in 1990-1991 as a non-profit for the purpose of wanting to build a Marine Science Center. Last Saturday, they celebrated their 28th anniversary with a little get together with friends of the center and everyone who has help them come along was invited.A ...

Fright Night at the Rec Center

Last Friday, Bay Oaks had their 30th annual Fright Night in the Rec Center on site. There was food, tons of events, and even a costume contest for many of the age groups."We've spent a long time doing this, and it's really amazing to see adults that used to come here when they were younger ...

Kids hit the waves off Fort Myers Beach

Surfers For Autism partnered with Lee County Parks and Recreation and the Calusa Blueway Saturday for the ninth annual Gulf Coast Surf & Beach Festival on Fort Myers Beach at Crescent Park.Surfers for Autism, a non profit group formed in 2007, hosts events all up the coast of Florida to ...

Annual Halloween event at Beach Baptist is Thursday

Beach Baptist Church will hold its ninth annual Trunk-or-Treat Halloween evening from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, and the community is invited.Pastor Shawn Crister said it is not a church event, but rather the church throwing a true Halloween party for the community.The event will feature a live DJ, ...

Hobie world championships set to sail on Captiva

The South Seas Island Resort is gearing up to host the 22nd annual Hobie 16 Worlds - the first time in 35 years Hobie has held its world championship in America - and spectators are invited to come out.Organized by the International Hobie Class Association, the top sailors from around the world ...

Howl-O-Ween Wildlife Fundraiser on the Beach to benefit CROW

The Beach community has an opportunity to support the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife at a special Howl-O-Ween Wildlife fundraiser be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Matanzas on the Bay.Matanzas General Manager Tony Coppolino said this is their first year working with ...

Wave of Vitality offers healthy shakes and teas

Filiz McNamara purchased Wave of Vitality early this summer because she wanted to help members of the community understand their health and have some tastier, healthier alternatives. It also was her opportunity to become part of the community of Fort Myers Beach."We moved down to Fort Myers ...

Time Square performers share tales

You've seen them on Times Square on the beach and in other outside venues - barkers, performers, magicians, and other well-meaning artists out there doing what they love and providing you entertainment.This time, we caught up with three of your favorite acts from Times Square.George Gilbert is ...

Nervous Nellie’s to host Yappy Howl-O-Ween event on Tuesday

Nervous Nellie's will hold its second annual Yappy Howl-O-Ween next Tuesday.The family-friendly event set for Oct. 29 will run from 6 to 9 p.m. primarily on the back side of Nervous Nellie's, facing the water."We loved doing it last year; it's such a fun event for everyone involved. Plus there ...