Fort Myers Beach Bulletin, Fort Myers Beach Observer Newsen-usFri, 24 Nov 2017 13:23:06 EDTFri, 24 Nov 2017 13:23:06 EDT bill could extend National Flood Insurance Program five more years National Flood Insurance Program could be thrown a lifeline. The NFIP was set to expire Sept. 30, and with no replacement plan in place after five years to make one, Congress voted in early September to extend the program until Dec.Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTFort Myers Beach Lions celebrate 65 years desire for community service is what makes someone a Lion. The Fort Myers Beach Lions Club is celebrating its 65th year and shared that celebration with the Everglades Lions Saturday night.Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTAnnual Ostego Bay Foundation fish fry fundraiser set for Dec. 1 fried fish and a slew of items to win: it's time for the annual Ostego Bay Foundation Old Fashioned Fish Fry and silent auction. The foundation will host its annual fundraiser Friday, Dec. 1 from 5 to 8 p.m.Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTNov. 25 is Small Business Saturday Friday is the deals-crazy shopping day after Thanksgiving. But Small Business Saturday celebrates mom-and-pop, locally owned shops - many of which call Fort Myers Beach home.Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTWatch A Christmas Carol Dec.1, 2 theater is a rare event on Fort Myers Beach. Over the years, various hardworking people have pulled together a show, and each one has been a gem of community theatre. That special spirit that inhabits our islanders comes through on stage.Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDT