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Cape animal shelter offers a double-up for Father’s Day

June 14, 2019 Does Dad have a soft spot for soulful eyes and a wagging tail? Does his idea of a best friend include fur and whiskers? The Cape Coral Animal Shelter is offering what might just be the purrr-fect... more »»

 
 
 
In memory, in gratitude

June 6, 2019 More than 5,300 ships. More than 11,000 aircraft. More than 160,000 troops. And more courage than the world had ever seen. more »»

Go green: Don’t fertilize this summer

May 31, 2019 It is time for Southwest Floridians who have been demanding action to improve water quality in our canals, river and gulf to step up and take part. Literally. more »»

The public records slow boat to China

May 24, 2019 A dozen business days and multiple formal public records requests later, we received on Wednesday an answer as to why records related to the city’s delegation trip to China have not been provided:... more »»

Transparency, controversy - and a welcome ray of light

May 17, 2019 Cape Coral City Council approved its taxpayer-funded trip-to-China excursion on Monday after some impassioned pleas from a number of supporters who stepped to the podium during public comment to tou... more »»

Gone, but not forgotten

May 10, 2019 Political coinage is too often minted with a two-sided truism: Will Roger’s “The short memories of the American voters is what keeps our politicians in office” and its counterpart, “out of sight, ou... more »»

Yes, here in paradise

May 3, 2019 Sunshine. Beautiful beaches. A booming economy. And yet, hunger. more »»

Success at last?

April 26, 2019 The facts as presented apparently —and finally — spoke for themselves this year: According to firefighter cancer studies shared with state legislators as part of a plea for cancer presumption... more »»

Holidays of hope

April 19, 2019 Ah, April, one of the most pleasant months in Southwest Florida. The weather is wonderful, neither too hot nor chilly. more »»

Legal notices legislation clouds public notification

April 12, 2019 Like a slick counterfeit twenty, a proposal to “save money” at the expense of government transparency is being proffered again in Tallahassee in the hope it will slip by a gullible or unwary publi. more »»

Community with a heart

April 5, 2019 Cape Coral has its controversies. Cape Coral has its share of divisiveness. But in times of crisis, in times of need, Cape Coral consistently comes together. more »»

Thank you for your service, thank you for your sacrifice

March 28, 2019 The son of an Army staff sergeant who threw himself on a suicide bomber in Iraq to save the lives of three fellow soldiers accepted, on behalf of the dad he lost at age 11, our country’s highest... more »»

It’s time to pay up

March 22, 2019 Lee County homeowners still waiting for fair compensation for backyard citrus trees chopped by the state nearly two decades ago won’t have to wait much longer if a proposal in the Florida House... more »»

Cape at a crossroads: To be or not to be?

March 15, 2019 For most of us, living in Cape Coral is, indeed, living the American Dream: Suburban housing — that classic three-two with a two-car garage and — Florida bonus! — screened lanai or pool, tucked on a... more »»

The city can do better - much better

March 8, 2019 When it comes to public records access, the city of Cape Coral has earned an “A.” For abysmal. Not because the City Clerk’s Office, the primary custodian of public records, is difficult to work wit. more »»

‘Hidden in plain sight’

March 1, 2019 The U.. more »»

Bold vision for protecting environmental resources?

February 21, 2019 In a big step forward toward his pledge of environmental protection, Gov. Ron DeSantis earlier this month put his money where his mouth is. Unveiling his $91. more »»

Make a difference for one shelter pet at a time

February 15, 2019 Cape Coral Animal Shelter organizers are gearing up for their big fundraiser — the annual Decade Party. more »»

Fake threat... real consequences: Yes, they mean it

February 7, 2019 Fed up with the continued waste of money and manpower, lost classroom time and the emotional impact on students, teachers and school personnel, Lee County law enforcement agencies and the school... more »»

Sea change on the water-quality front?

February 1, 2019 Those who predicted post-election politics-as-usual on the water quality front have been largely silent since Gov. Ron DeSantis was sworn into office last month. more »»

Conservation 20/20 remains focused

January 24, 2019 Taxpayers who support Lee County’s 20/20 Conservation program — and that, literally, is most of us— may see another 660 acres or so of environmentally fragile land added to the nearly 30,000... more »»

 
 
 

 

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