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Irma Recovery Begins in Cape Coral, Flooding Reported

By Kevin, Sep 12, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

Now that Hurricane Irma has passed through Southwest Florida, the recovery efforts are slated to begin. The city of Cape Coral's Unified Command provided updates Monday night.

Southwest Florida Community Foundation Establishes Fund for Hurricane Irma Victims

By Kevin, Sep 12, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

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

By Kevin, Sep 12, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

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

Cue Learning: the Importance of Teaching Kids to Appreciate Performance Art

By Mandy Carter, Aug 28, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

Taking your child to live theater is a joyful experience that will grow their appreciation for the art while teaching them valuable life lessons.

Stephen Hayford: Turning Artistic Talent Into Action Figures

By Kevin, Aug 28, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

Cape Coral photographer Stephen Hayford is a photojournalist who decided in 2008 to hang up his press pass and instead spend life playing with toys.

Cape Coral Teacher Competes in 'American Ninja Warrior'

By Melanie Heisinger, Jul 13, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

Cape Coral teacher Morgan Wright recently competed in the ever-popular reality TV show 'American Ninja Warrior.'

Southwest Florida Symphony's Maestro Renews Contract & the Community is Thrilled

By Melanie Heisinger, Jun 30, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

Recently, the Southwest Florida Symphony's maestro Nir Kabaretti extended his contract.

The Rotary Park Environmental Center Offers Free Tours of the Butterfly House

By Melanie Heisinger, Jun 29, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

The Rotary Park is a beautifully landscaped 92-acre preservation that is made up of mostly salt marsh, some upland and plenty of rock just under the surface.

Mike Greenwell’s Bat-A-Ball & Family Fun Park: Swinging for the fences, former big leaguer’s family business, a big league hit

By Kevin, Jun 26, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

Mike Greenwell’s Bat-A-Ball & Family Fun Park in Cape Coral, on Pine Island Road just east of Santa Barbara Boulevard, features batting cages that draw the athletically inclined.

Shell Game: Caloosa Coast Rowing Club, 10th century sport, Cape Coral’s early risers

By Kevin, Jun 26, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure, Local Living

Some say the sport of rowing, one of the oldest in Olympic competition, dates to the early 10th century.

  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    09/22/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    09/22/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Mangrove Maze Eco-Tour

    09/22/2017
    10:00AM

    Guided exploration of the mangrove wilderness on part of the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail....


  • Mirror, Mirror... Exhibition

    09/22/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Mirror, Mirror… September 1 - 28, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, September 1, 2017, 6pm-8pm C...


  • Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour

    09/22/2017
    03:30PM

    Paddle Matlacha Pass meandering through mangrove shrouded trails. Guides are ACA Certified Kayak ...


  • Step Up to Art

    09/22/2017
    04:00PM — 05:30PM

    Come join fine artist Kathy Dunn in this new and exciting art series for your growing artists! Ch...


  • Sunset Celebration at Times Square

    09/22/2017
    05:00PM — 10:00PM

    Live Music, Food and Fun at Time Square on Fort Myers Beach


  • Ladies' Night at The Paint Escape

    09/22/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

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


  • Caloosahatchee Sunset Cruise

    09/22/2017
    07:00PM

    Relaxing environment as the sun is setting, the shoreline and river elements taking on a differen...


  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    09/25/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...


  • Sanibel Shell Crafters

    09/25/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Visit The Sanibel Shell Crafters every Monday all year long from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. to watch this d...


  • Mangrove Maze Eco-Tour

    09/25/2017
    10:00AM

    Guided exploration of the mangrove wilderness on part of the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail....


  • Mirror, Mirror... Exhibition

    09/25/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Mirror, Mirror… September 1 - 28, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, September 1, 2017, 6pm-8pm C...


  • Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour

    09/25/2017
    03:30PM

    Paddle Matlacha Pass meandering through mangrove shrouded trails. Guides are ACA Certified Kayak ...


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


  • Ballroom Dancing

    09/25/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

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


  • Caloosahatchee Sunset Cruise

    09/25/2017
    07:00PM

    Relaxing environment as the sun is setting, the shoreline and river elements taking on a differen...


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