August 1, 2014 RSS feed / News

Sand Replenishment Near Gulf Inlets a Recurring Job

Visitors these days to the north end of Little Hickory Island –the home of Bonita Beach, can get a close up look at an interesting engineering project, as long as they stay behind the yellow tape. More...

Equestrian Kati Dagge Wins National Championship

Bonita Springs – Olympic dreams are on the horizon for Kati Dagge, 22, of Bonita Springs since she returned from Gladstone, New Jersey with the 2014 National Young Adult Bretina Cup Championship. More...

Clawson Doubledares Obama

Newly minted Rep. Curt Clawson and President Obama may not agree much on policy, but they do share a love of hoops. “Mr. More...

 

Giving Back

Green Thumbs in the Community

Interfaith Charities of South Lee County (ICSLC) has been serving area residents for more than twenty years. More...

Commentary

The Flyover Study: Reasonable Minds Can Differ Reasonably

The state study of the Bonita Beach Road/ US 41 intersection, which includes consideration of an overpass, or flyover, has had quite a ride this year. More...

Fund BSU Water Expansion with Impact Fees

Bonita Springs Utilities (BSU) is planning to expand its Reverse Osmosis (RO) water plant by 2020 at a cost of $30 million. More...

Community

You're in the Spotlight

Spotlight Visits the Bahamas

Trina Bensley joined the Spotlight Magazines on their recent adventure to the private island of Coco Cay in the Bahamas. More...

You're in the Spotlight

Spotlight Climbs the Potemkin Stairs

Jill and Bob Augustine brought the Spotlight to Odessa, Ukraine where they climbed the Potemkin Stairs with its 192 steps, considered the formal entrance to the city and made famous in the 1925 silen More...

You're in the Spotlight

Spotlight Visits Texas

Missie Eshbaugh and the Spotlight visited Missie’s brother and family in Temple Texas. Her brother, Calvin Eshbaugh, is an ophthalmologist on staff at Scott & White Hospital. More...

The Check is Not in the Mail

At the most recent meeting of the Estero Council of Community Leaders financial director Bob Lienesch said he was sending an invoice for payment by the city of Bonita Springs. It could be a long wait. More...

Archers Are On Target

Bonita Springs — Youngsters, ages eight to 14, in the Bonita Springs YMCA Youth Archery program recently demonstrated their newly acquired skills. More...

Local Airman Serving on Navy’s Newest Ship, America

Bonita Springs resident, Airman Joshua Holladay, is proud to be an American. More...

Road Changes to Improve Safety for Beach-Goers

Bonita Springs — Lee County Department of Transportation recently made changes to the pavement markings to improve pedestrian safety at the intersection of Hickory Boulevard and Forester Drive, which is at the s out he r nmo s t acces More...

Estero Community Leaders Play Coy

Estero — The Estero Citizens Candidate Review Committee, a kind of political cousin of the Estero Council of Community Leaders (the Review Committee is comprised of a broader group), has come out with its endorsements for upcoming Lee County co More...

Business & Real Estate

Faster Sales in a Sellers’ Market

The June market data provided by the Bonita Estero Association of Realtors provides the latest picture of single family home, townhouse and condo activity. More...

Custom Cabinetry for Any Size Project

Bonita Springs — Bright sun pours through the windows reflecting off the subtle differences in wood veneers, counter top materials and cabinet designs as Danny Kedra greets visitors with his warm smile and handshake. More...

Arts & Entertainment

CALENDAR

B: Bonita Springs E: Estero FM: Fort Myers N: Naples August 2 Saturday More...

SummerJazz on the Gulf

Naples — Southwest Florida Jazz fans aren’t afraid of a little stormy weather when it comes to a free, live jazz concert. More...

Restaurants

VINE YARD SPOTLIGHT

Tait Wines From Down Under

Known for beer drinking, Australians have nevertheless made a name for themselves in the wine world. The land down under is the world’s largest wine exporter after Italy, France and Spain. More...

RESTAURANT GUIDE

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