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Vote for the Estero Life Photo Contest People’s Choice Award

By Web Admin / July 6, 2020

The 16 finalists have been selected. Now you can vote for your favorite image from Southwest Florida! The winner of the People’s Choice Award will…

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Ankur and Vee Patel with Zara and Aman at We Rock the Spectrum Kid's Gym

Meet Estero Mom Vee Patel: ‘Angel’ for Local Children with Neurogenetic Disorders

By Web Admin / July 1, 2020

A visitor enters We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym and is greeted by a tiny voice.“Hi,” Zara Patel says, her brown eyes look right at…

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Kevin Gallagher helps young players learn to hit the ball

Estero Author Aims to Improve Youths’ Enjoyment of ‘America’s Favorite Pastime’

By Web Admin / June 30, 2020

Despite being a successful athlete, bar and restaurant owner and sales executive for a computer company, Kevin Gallagher always wanted to write a book about…

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Hurricane Season in SWFL: Be Prepared!

By Web Admin / June 30, 2020

Hurricane season is now upon us and runs through November 30. It is important for residents to be mindful of ways to protect themselves and…

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Estero Seniors

Celebrating Graduates: The Unique & Amazing Estero High School Class of 2020

By Web Admin / May 29, 2020

Like all celebrations during a pandemic, graduations will be dramatically altered this year. With the closing of campuses in March, students exchanged athletic tournaments, academic…

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Robert Marlinski

Timeless Gifts for Men

By Web Admin / May 28, 2020

As Father’s Day approaches, many people wonder how they will make the men in their lives feel special this year. While watches are a popular…

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Better-Together

SWFL Nonprofits experience drop in donations, rise in demand for services

By Web Admin / May 28, 2020

New Horizons of Southwest Florida joined a short list of lucky, local nonprofits that held annual fundraisers before the pandemic shut down gatherings in mid-March.…

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Empty tables at The Pewter Mug North

Resourcefulness Key to Recovery as Pandemic Pummels Local Businesses

By Web Admin / May 1, 2020

In the 22 years his restaurant has been open for business in Estero, Michael Fattah has cherished the relationships he’s developed with his regulars at…

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Creativity in the time of COVID-19

By Web Admin / April 30, 2020

Income loss to local entertainment venues arrived swiftly: the region’s peak season for events suddenly halted to zero as coronavirus precautions rushed in. Shock reverberated…

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Estero Forever Foundation: Encouraging Generosity to Fulfill the Community’s Vision

By Web Admin / March 30, 2020

By D. K. Christi Planning for forever got a kickstart at the inaugural celebration to mark the founding of the Estero Forever Foundation. The February…

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Fort Myers Mighty Mussels

REBRAND: Mighty Mussels Mascot Ready to Flex on Rivals in Upcoming Baseball Season at Hammond Stadium

By Web Admin / March 30, 2020

By Craig Handel When neighbors and strangers started flexing upon seeing Fort Myers baseball team owner Andy Kaufmann, he knew they connected with the new…

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FGCU's Bower School of Music and the Arts

Meet Krzysztof Biernacki: Director of FGCU’s Bower School of Music & the Arts

By Web Admin / March 30, 2020

By D. K. Christi Bower School of Music & the Arts at Florida Gulf Coast University has a bright future as seen through the vision…

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