International Illusionist Wayne Hoffman Discovers Real Magic at Home in Estero

April 16, 2021

By D.K. Christi Asking Wayne Hoffman what’s on his mind might elicit an offer to read yours. An expert illusionist, Hoffman has performed for celebrity…

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Meet Estero’s New Council Members

April 3, 2021

Ribble, Fiesel and Ward share visions for community building & growth management By Craig Handel    When Jim Ward worked on collaborative projects in The…

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Estero teen Casey Bishop an instant star on ‘American Idol’

March 28, 2021

Bishop becomes the latest talent show contestant from Estero By Laura J. Cummings When Casey Bishop was in kindergarten, her favorite day was Friday. That’s…

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Building a Med Spa Business

March 22, 2021

Former ER clinicians now specialize in boosting beauty By D. K. Christi Neither a major recession nor a global pandemic could alter the upward trajectory…

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Coach Greg Poss

Train Your Brain

March 7, 2021

Former Everblades Coach Greg Poss writes book on mental optimization By Craig Handel In the same season the Florida Everblades won the ECHL championship, Coach…

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FGCU’s Powerhouse Duo Leads Eagles to ‘March Magic’

March 1, 2021

By Craig Handel The look. It comes from two athletes knowing each other so well, nothing needs to be said. Pitcher-catcher, quarterback-wide receiver, guard-forward. Make…

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Take a Bird’s-Eye Tour of Newly Renovated Estero Parkway

February 28, 2021

Estero Parkway is the first and largest capital improvement project undertaken by the Village of Estero since incorporation on Dec. 31, 2014. This major thoroughfare…

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New Wave of Healing

February 13, 2021

Integrative Rehab Medicine provides drug-free remedies for pain By D. K. Christi When pain strikes, the most common approaches are medications, steroid injections and surgery…

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Cycling for a Cure: Ted Rudich Rides for Type 1 Diabetes

January 31, 2021

By D.K. Christi Most people ride bicycles for enjoyment and exercise. Some bike competitively for sport. Ted Rudich has a very different reason. “I train…

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Coach V: How hard work, humility led to Super Bowl service

January 30, 2021

By Craig Handel When Kevin Van Duser speaks to local students with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, he often tells stories of interacting with some…

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Estero’s Greenspaces: Years of Planning Paying Off for Village Residents

January 26, 2021

By Craig Handel During a recent virtual meeting, members of the Estero Council of Community Leaders (ECCL) were eager to hear an update on the…

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Estero Economic Outlook 2021

January 6, 2021

Tourism down, but real estate booming as we enter new year   Just 31 years ago, Realtor Joe Pavich bought one of the first 800…

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