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Booker High School Ranks in Top 80 Arts Schools in the Nation

Sep 18, 2017 ● By Kevin

These specific rankings are based on alumni interest in arts majors and colleges, school diversity and class size. Statistics were obtained from the U.S. Department of Education.

Sarasota Pen Women Celebrate 60 Years, Prepare for Achievement Awards Luncheon

Sep 18, 2017 ● By Kevin

Founded in 1957, the Sarasota Branch of the National League of Pen Women have been busy celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2017.

Fort Myers City Crews Survey Storm Damage & Assess Repairs

Sep 12, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Some information regarding storm recovery in the Fort Myers area.

Southwest Florida Community Foundation Establishes Fund for Hurricane Irma Victims

Sep 12, 2017 ● By Kevin

A relief fund has been established for victims of Hurricane Irma, where 100 percent of contributions will be disbursed to those in need.

Businesses Encouraged to Utilize Resources for Irma Recovery

Sep 12, 2017 ● By Kevin

According to the Small Business Association, there are several resources to help local businesses affected by Hurricane Irma to recover and reestablish.

Lee County Elections Affected by Hurricane Irma

Sep 08, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Due to the unpredictability and severity of Hurricane Irma, elections that were initially scheduled for September 12, 2017 have been rescheduled.

Hurricane Updates for the Southwest Florida Area

Sep 07, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

We put together articles from our other sites that contain useful resources regarding Hurricane Irma.

New Downtown Fort Myers Venue a Spot for Happy Hours, Events and More

Sep 01, 2017 ● By Kevin

Downtown Social House opened in June 2017. One of the managing partners took some time to talk about the hot spot's first few months in business.

Kelly's Live and Sarasota Sky Bar & Club Combine Forces

Sep 01, 2017 ● By Kevin

The popular live music spot has resurfaced as an entertainment addition to a Sarasota staple.

10 Events to Look Forward to In & Around Sarasota Through September 2017

Aug 15, 2017 ● By Kevin

We've compiled 10 fun things that are happening through September 2017 to explore.
  • During the holiday season, from Thanksgiving weekend throughout the month of December, Captiva Is...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    12/12/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • Painting as Sculpture

    12/12/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Paintings need not always be smooth and two‐dimensional. Creating a painting with various materia...


  • Painting as Sculpture

    12/12/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Paintings need not always be smooth and two‐dimensional. Creating a painting with various materia...


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    12/12/2017
    01:00PM — 06:00PM

    The Surfside Sunset Market is located at The Shops at Surfside. From November through April, the ...


  • After-school Clique, 3rd-5th grades

    12/12/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/12/2017
    05:30PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/12/2017
    06:00PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Night Lights in the Garden

    12/12/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    More lights on more nights are planned for the annual Night Lights in the Garden at the Naples Bo...


  • Fishing Club Holiday Party

    12/12/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    The Sanibel Island Fishing Club meets monthly through the season and sponsors several group fishi...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • The music from the classic A Charlie Brown Christmas featuring Steinway Artist Jim Martinez and h...


  • During the holiday season, from Thanksgiving weekend throughout the month of December, Captiva Is...


  • Sanibel Island Farmer's Market

    12/17/2017
    08:00AM — 01:00PM

    The Sanibel Island Farmers Market was established in 2008. It is a favorite outdoor activity for...


  • Family Day at Millennial Brewing

    12/17/2017
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    We have the perfect place to grab some food and a drink while the kids play, meet new friends, an...


  • Echoes

    12/17/2017
    02:00PM

    Tillie and Samira were born 175 years apart, but their parallel stories eerily mirror one another...


  • Miracle on 34th Street

    12/17/2017
    02:00PM

    Holiday tradition. Based on the movie of the same name, Miracle On 34th Street features a book an...


  • FOODIES & YOGIS: Basil & Back Care

    12/17/2017
    04:00PM — 06:00PM

    Calling all soul seeking, health conscious, cuisine curious peeps! Most bodies & minds need assi...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/17/2017
    05:30PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Night Lights in the Garden

    12/17/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    More lights on more nights are planned for the annual Night Lights in the Garden at the Naples Bo...


  • Ballroom Dancing

    12/11/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

    USA Dance offers beginning Ballroom Dance Lessons and a Social Dance on Monday nights. The lesson...


  • Ballroom Dancing

    12/18/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

    USA Dance offers beginning Ballroom Dance Lessons and a Social Dance on Monday nights. The lesson...