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HARVEST & WISDOM: Hyperlocal, organic-garden goodness challenges the way we think about food

By Web Admin / March 30, 2020

By Autumn Gates Harvest & Wisdom makes “eat local” an understatement. What’s on your plate may have been harvested from the onsite, organic garden as…

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PharmacyGO: Giving a Personal Touch to Prescriptions at the ‘Corner Pharmacy’

By Web Admin / March 1, 2020

In the old days, pharmacies were often owned by the pharmacist who sold and compounded medications, provided health care tips and recommended medical treatments and…

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Jumping for Hope

By Web Admin / March 1, 2020

Eleven brave men and women jumped out of an airplane at 14,000 feet over Clewiston, Fla., on Jan. 18 as part of an “extreme fundraiser.”…

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Out of the Shadows: Annual Fundraiser Spotlights & Supports the Arts at Estero High

By Web Admin / March 1, 2020

By Scott Graison  For the last four years, residents of Estero have given generously to support high school kids with high ambitions in the arts.…

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Zino Ristorante: Gifting its Guests with Good Food & Hospitality

By Web Admin / February 2, 2020

By Autumn Gates Zino Ristorante touts itself as “a gift from Zeus” (the meaning of the name) and it’s easy to see why: it’s the…

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Why Do You Grow Grapes THERE???

By Web Admin / February 2, 2020

By Dinah Leach We’ve all seen pictures of a vineyard clinging to the steep side of mountain slope, perched above a slowly meandering river below.…

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Senior Living in Style

By Web Admin / February 2, 2020

By Laura J. Cummings Over the last two decades, retirees began flocking to Estero, a centrally located haven between Naples and Fort Myers with growing…

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The Bridge Fund partners with Eva's Closet to provide supplies for a Back to School event in the fall

Small Miracles, Big Impact

By Web Admin / February 2, 2020

The Bridge Fund Celebrates $1 Million in Giving to Neighbors in Need By DK Christi Miracles are happening every day in Estero and surrounding communities.…

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ECCL leadership includes Barry Freedman, President Jim Gilmartin and COO Mark Novitzki

Looking Toward the Future: Estero Council of Community Leaders Restructures for Growth

By Web Admin / December 31, 2019

By Meg Daradanova The monthly meeting of the Estero Council of Community Leaders is a lively affair: the large room is abuzz with conversation. Some…

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Village Manager Steve Sarkozy and Estero Chamber CEO Sarah Newcomb shake hands, signifying partnership, surrounded by representatives of other organizations involved in economic development

Climate of Collaboration: Economic Outlook Sunny for 2020

By Web Admin / December 31, 2019

By Laura J. Cummings The current climate of collaboration is unprecedented in Estero. Whether talking to Estero’s business executives, incoming residents, Village leaders or community…

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Friends Abby Dattilo, Cherie Rodriguez and Elizabeth Robbins enjoy time together at Aerie Lane (owned by Rodriguez)

Hand-Crafted Holidays: Creating gifts & spreading joy at Aerie Lane

By / November 28, 2019

By D.K. Christi The holiday countdown is on, and everyone is in search of something meaningful to give. When socks and sweaters just won’t do,…

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Paul Thornton gets ready to do the skydiving simulator aboard Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas

The Subculture of Serial Cruising: Lifelong Learner Uncovers ‘Treasure’ at Sea

By / November 27, 2019

By Scott Graison Ever been in a buffet line on a cruise and asked the person in front of you if you could sneak by…

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