March Reflections: Connecting our Community

February 28, 2021

Since 2010, Estero Life Magazine has had the great pleasure of highlighting many wonderful people, businesses, nonprofits and restaurants in our community. This March 2021…

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Estero Forever Foundation check presentation

Estero Life Magazine: Pride, Value, Impact

January 25, 2021

A word from the Publisher: The very first email that I ever received from a reader, way back in September 2010 after publishing our first…

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publishers message

Historically Speaking…

November 2, 2020

For many of Estero’s 35,000-plus residents who have migrated into our paradise, Estero seems the product of amazing growth and development from just the last…

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Welcome Fall! Time for a change in season…and a change in perspective!

September 29, 2020

Now that we finally made it to the fall season, by the calendar anyway, I say that we all look forward to slightly cooler temperatures…

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A ‘Double’ Anniversary Celebration!

August 31, 2020

With this September 2020 issue, we are celebrating our 10th anniversary!! In September 2010, at the bottom of an economic recession, Lifestyle Media Group launched…

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Missing the ‘Dog Days of Summer’ (Did I just say that??)

July 31, 2020

Most of us will remember how we dreaded the “dog days of summer” — when it was hot and muggy, vacations were over, the kids…

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God Bless America!!

June 30, 2020

Or should it be even more personal, as in, “God, Bless America”? So far this year, so many of our traditions and holidays have been…

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The Essence of Change & Adaptability

May 28, 2020

Change…for three months now we have been subjected to some of the most intense “change” I can remember!  There are but a handful of events…

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May 2020… So, what now?

April 30, 2020

That will depend upon how each of us reacts to the current situation. We all have a choice as to how we move forward. Paul…

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President of Estero Life Magazine Gary Israel poses with Fort Myers Mighty Mussels Mascot

Find a Solitary Place, Take a Deep Breath… and Exhale Slowly!

March 30, 2020

I am sitting here contemplating what my message should be for this typically “transitional” month of April, when both Easter and Tax Day cause our…

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Happy 5th Birthday, Estero!!!

March 1, 2020

That’s right, this month the Village of Estero will be celebrating the fifth anniversary of its incorporation! As an in-kind sponsor, Estero Life Magazine would…

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February… a most ‘Giving’ month!

February 1, 2020

One of the things that touches my heart here in Estero is the degree to which our residents give back. Sometimes it is to individuals,…

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