Fort Myers Beach Bulletin, Fort Myers Beach Observer from around the regionen-usThu, 20 Feb 2020 03:22:42 EDTThu, 20 Feb 2020 03:22:42 EDT Eagle among those named to House Leader Kevin McCarthy's 'Contenders' list House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy has released the first wave of "Contender" candidates, including state Rep. Dane Eagle. Eagle, the Majority Leader of the Florida House, represents District 77.Wed, 19 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDTSouthwest Florida Reading Festival popular festival that attracts upwards of 10,000 people each year will open a new chapter next week with a dozen pre-event activities around Lee County. The 21st Southwest Florida Reading Festival will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p..Wed, 19 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDTRed Sox, Twins players, coaches, fans arrive in Southwest Florida say nothing is free in life, but Fort Myers baseball fans can count themselves as lucky for not only do they have two Major League Baseball teams they can watch each spring, but free open houses were held for both teams with up-close and...Wed, 19 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDTCraft instruments from yesteryear resurrected in an age of high-tech by Chuck Koucky Koucky does not refer to himself as a good musician. He didn't grow up strumming a guitar or run home after school for any formal lessons. He has, however, found a love for creating one-of-a-kind stringed instruments out of cigar boxes.Wed, 19 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDTDock Dogs return to Shell Factory this weekend of dogs and their handlers will converge upon the Shell Factory this weekend for one of the first big events of the Dock Dog season.Wed, 19 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDT