Chicken N Pickle outdoor recreation area

You Asked…Estero Answered

March 3, 2024

Village Council Secures Recreational Land in Response to Demand   By Cheryl Mandell   The Village of Estero is celebrating its 10th year as a…

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Jim Shields instructs elementary students in financial literacy

Honoring Steadfast Commitment to the Community

March 3, 2024

Jim Shields Receives Inaugural Don Eslick Estero Person of the Year Award   By Cheryl Mandell   For nearly 20 years, Jim Shields has been…

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Hanson casts her fly line into the canal.

‘I never saw women out on the water.’

February 11, 2024

Estero’s Captain Hanson Empowers Female Anglers   By Nicole Drake   Captain Debbie Hanson was 5 years old when her grandfather got her hooked on…

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Glinda the Good Witch Graces Bonita Springs

February 11, 2024

Ginna Claire Mason to perform with Bonita Springs Concert Band   By Cheryl Mandell   It’s not every day you’re lowered onto a Broadway stage…

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Creating Estero’s Story – Economic Outlook 2024

January 3, 2024

The future of Estero lies in the decisions of today!     Settlers have been arriving in the Estero area since the 1800s, but this year,…

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The Goal Diggers

Pedal For A Purpose 2024

January 3, 2024

Estero Community Invited to Cycle for Cancer Care at January 25th Event!     For many people, the holiday season is a time of giving,…

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The Holidays Are Here!

December 3, 2023

Make memories this season at local events!   By Cheryl Mandell   Santa has arrived in Southwest Florida! If you’re looking to have yourself a merry…

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Investing In Your Heart Health

December 3, 2023

Lee Health Coconut Point offers cutting-edge diagnostic technology.     By Cheryl Mandell   Lee Health has recently rolled out a new innovation and it…

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MY Shower Door Celebrates 20 Years in Southwest Florida

November 4, 2023

By Cheryl Mandell   Family is at the center of everything for Bill Daubmann, owner of Florida’s renowned frameless glass enclosure company, MY Shower Door,…

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FGCU Senior Maddie Antenucci holds the ASUN Trophy after winning the 2023 tournament

FGCU Basketball Schedules Are As Tough As Ever

November 4, 2023

By Craig Handel   Indiana. Pittsburgh. Cincinnati. Minnesota. Florida Atlantic. Southern California. Kentucky. Duke. Florida Gulf Coast University’s women’s and men’s basketball teams haven’t been…

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Everblades Coach Brad Ralph Holds Up Kelly Cup 2023

Can the Blades ‘Three-Peat’?

October 2, 2023

By Craig Handel   In the 25-plus years that the Florida Everblades have been in Estero, they’ve been known for two things – championship-level hockey…

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Radu Paponiu Conducting the Orchestra

Music at the Mall

October 2, 2023

Southwest Florida Symphony offers ‘tiny concerts’ at Coconut Point    By D. K. Christi   Live, classical music has arrived at Coconut Point Mall. The…

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