Jamie and Juan Homez toast to a good meal in their Estero home with Rob Kircher

Great Neighborhood Cooks: Estero Edition Midwestern meets Venezuelan

By Laura J. C / May 1, 2018

Every week, Rob Kircher is knocking on the doors of Southwest Florida’s unsung home cooks, uncovering the culinary talents of regular folks and bringing them…

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Jane Carman helps students with reading at San Carlos Park Elementary

GPS…for Life!

By Laura J. C / April 1, 2018

Locals discover and use their talents to better the Estero community How old is too old to a make a difference? As long as you…

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Miracle Baseball Ups the Fun Factor

By Laura J. C / April 1, 2018

+ New Faces on the Field & in the Front Office During spring training, Minnesota Twins fans enjoy up-close encounters with star players like Joe…

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Scott Harrington of Shadow Wood Tennis Club

Top Tennis Talent

By Laura J. C / March 1, 2018

Local Tournaments Bring Tennis Legends & Pros to Estero Tennis enthusiasts are in for a treat this month as two local tournaments offer top-quality action…

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Quick Bites: Quality Fast-Casual Dining…and Desserts!

By Laura J. C / March 1, 2018

Looking for something different to snack on? You’re in luck! Several new fast-casual concepts have opened in Estero in recent months. Get ready for the…

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Robert Marlanksi, Jakub Adamowicz and Greg Gottried

20-Something Entrepreneurs

By Laura J. C / March 1, 2018

How FGCU is Growing Entrepreneurship in Southwest Florida Every now and then you might get a truly brilliant idea. Could you turn it into a…

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Kids Minds Matter gala 2017

Kids’ Minds Matter: Speaking Up About ‘Invisible’ Illness In SWFL

By Laura J. C / February 1, 2018

Three years ago, a comprehensive program to serve children with behavioral and mental health needs was little more than an item on Dr. Emad Salman’s…

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Lanell and Jim Shields

Will You Be My Valentine…For LIFE?

By Laura J. C / February 1, 2018

Young love may be full of passion, but who says romance needs to end after marriage? In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we explore how…

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Admiring the Arts: Local Art Fairs Showcase Top Talents

By Laura J. C / February 1, 2018

“High season” in Southwest Florida brings the height of art festival fanfare. It’s a chance to browse unique, top-quality artwork while interacting with hundreds of…

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Ristorante Farfalla

By Laura J. C / January 8, 2018

Estero’s Oldest Restaurant Celebrates 20 Years In Southwest Florida, restaurants seem to come and go as quickly as passing fancy. If you find a restaurant…

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Estero United Methodist To ‘Raise The Roof’ With Concert Series

By Web Editor / January 7, 2018

  No doubt you’ve seen it: Construction is nearing completion on a $4.5 million expansion of Estero United Methodist Church. The church has been a…

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Lee Health Coconut Point groundbreaking May 2017

Economic Outlook 2018

By Laura J. C / January 7, 2018

Estero’s Forecast: Sunny Optimism is springing forth from the lips of local businesspeople, and recent national and regional surveys back up the sentiment that 2018…

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