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They all count – veteran suicides felt at home

June 20, 2012 Just weeks after Americans marked our country's most somber of holidays, Memorial Day, the Associated Press reports disheartening war news. more »»

2012's top-ranking smartphone apps to date

May 31, 2012 Each year, the App market is being enriched by thousands of new worthy applications. more »»

Councilman favors Town Hall referendum

January 18, 2012 To the editor: I am in favor of the referendum ballot question regarding Town Hall as it provides an additional option for the Town. more »»

Hiring a veteran is good for business

August 10, 2011 On Friday, President Obama announced his plan to provide incentives to businesses as part of an effort to put returning service men and women back to work in the private sector. more »»

Pushing the 'Be Safe At School' agenda

August 10, 2011 In a blink, it seems, the summer is over fore our area children. more »»

Fire chief to ask commission about WTC artifact

August 10, 2011 To the editor: As many of you are aware the Fort Myers Beach Fire Control District has been awarded an Artifact from the World Trade Center. more »»

Preserve Conservation 20/20

April 20, 2011 The Lee County Board of County Commissioners this week said no to a proposal to tap tax dollars intended for the purchase of environmentally sensitive lands. more »»

Credible journalism

February 9, 2011 We have to confess, we've never been invited to join that amalgamated society dubbed "the media." We don't know the secret handshake. more »»

Recommendations: Constitutional amendments

October 27, 2010 In addition to federal, state and local races, the Nov. 2 General Election ballot includes six proposed amendments to the state constitution. more »»

Endorsements: Manning and Hall for Lee County Commission, Gibbs for School Board

October 20, 2010 Voters heading to the polls for the Nov. 2 General Election will decide a ballot plump with federal, state and local races. Floridians will elect a new U.S. more »»

Endorsement: Vote John Manning County Commission, District 1, Republican Primary

August 17, 2010 Republican voters face some fine choices in the District 1 County Commission race which includes three candidates who have served voters well in the past. more »»

Endorsement: Vote Arnold A. Gibbs, School Board, District 1, Non-partisan race

August 17, 2010 Like many government entities across the state of Florida, the Lee County School Board is caught in the cross hairs of declining revenues and the need to maintain or even improve core services, in... more »»

Endorsement: Vote Elinor Scricca School board, District 5, Non-partisan race

August 17, 2010 In the District 5 race for Lee County School Board, it is apparent that challenger Tom Scott has done his homework. We thank him for his preparedness and his desire to serve. more »»

Endorsement: Vote Steven K. Teuber, School board, District 4, Non-partisan race

August 17, 2010 When Steven Teuber first ran for the Lee County School Board eight years ago he promised to bring a business-like approach to a system fraught with problems. more »»

Pray for the dead, and honor the living

November 11, 2009 Today we are a country in mourning. And Veteran's Day this year will dawn in the haze of tragedy that surrounds senseless death. more »»

Stewart good choice for county manager

August 26, 2009 Cape Coral City Manager Terry Stewart is among a dozen "semi-final" candidates culled from a field of 80-plus vying to serve as the next manager of Lee County. We're not surprised. more »»

Cloud over Fort Myers Beach

July 29, 2009 Fair or not, a parting of the ways between the Town of Fort Myers Beach and its manager, Scott Janke, was probably inevitable. Both Mr. more »»

Too many children are left behind

July 21, 2009 Lee County school officials and their acolytes are again toasting district accomplishments with half-full glasses held high and checkbooks at the ready for another round of congratulatory spending... more »»

Time for the community to embrace Operation Open Arms

July 8, 2009 For more than four years, Operation Open Arms and its various sponsors and volunteers have put their money where their mouth is when it came to thanking our troops returning from Afghanistan and Iraq. more »»



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