FGCU student Ian Lisle tests water temperature while Professor Serge Thomas takes notes

What’s in Our Water?

By Web Admin / September 30, 2019

By Victoria Kinley Village of Estero Teams Up with The Water School at FGCU to Find Out Recent headlines of red tide, blue-green algae and flesh-eating bacteria…

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Dick Schweers and Don Eslick retire

Two ‘Champions of Estero’ Pass the Torch

By Web Admin / September 30, 2019

By Meg Daradanova The retirements of two great Estero advocates is upon us this month. Dick Schweers, chairman of the Board of Commissioners for Estero…

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Coach Smesko during a March 22, 2019, game vs. Miami_Photo by Brady Young

The Coach Who Built a Powerhouse Women’s Basketball Program

By Web Admin / September 30, 2019

By Scott Graison The 2019-20 season for the Florida Gulf Coast University Women’s Basketball team is just about to tip off. Way back before its…

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Owners Doug Thomspon and Diana Todorova

Estero Bay Olive Oil and Tea

By Web Admin / August 29, 2019

By Meg Daradanova There is much to do at Estero Bay Olive Oil and Tea. You can enjoy a cup of mocha nut maté, try…

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Richard Faulkner in Urgent Care at BCHC

Our Community Wins With Bonita Community Health Center

By Web Admin / August 28, 2019

By D. K. Christi When Competitors Cooperate, Community Wins: Bonita Community Health Center Continues to Provide Quality, Convenient Urgent Care & More As new emergency…

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Bryce-Canyon

The Spectacular West

By Web Admin / August 2, 2019

Story and photos by Dr. Phill A. Morgan Heading west over the majestic Rocky Mountains opens up a plethora of national parks all the way…

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Pinewoods Elementary students play a 'Get the Job' game

2-5-8-GRADUATE!

By Web Admin / August 2, 2019

By Meg Daradanova Estero Volunteers Fuel Junior Achievement Economic Literacy Initiative Have you taught your middle schooler how to balance a checkbook yet? Or explained…

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estero football team huddle

Culture & Character: A Football Story

By Web Admin / July 26, 2019

Story by Scott Graison Photography by Rob Christy   culture [ kuhl-cher] development or improvement of the mind by education or training Something new and…

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Nalin Isme with Estero Fine Art Show Director Patty Narozny

A Prodigy & His Paintings

By / June 26, 2019

By Scott Graison There is a rich history of art and culture in Southwest Florida. If what’s happening in Estero presently is any indication, the…

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Rachel Pierce with one of her paintings

A Balanced Anchor: Rachel Pierce Weighs in on Family, Career & Art

By / June 26, 2019

By Meg Daradanova     To say Rachel Pierce is famous in Southwest Florida would be an understatement. She isn’t trailed by paparazzi, but she is…

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Wine bottle in front of Tuscan landscape

Wines of Tuscany

By / May 30, 2019

By Dinah Leach Thinking of the region of Tuscany conjures up romantic images for most people, whether they have visited this area of Italy or…

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Smoking Siblings: Amber, Alan, Ara, Matt and Kasey

Finding a Firefighter: Ancestry search reunites siblings

By / May 30, 2019

By Scott Graison It’s a story that stretches from right here in Estero to Virginia to New Jersey to Colorado, and even, perhaps, reverberates throughout…

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