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Little Blue Heron in its White Phase is Often Confused with Other Herons & Egrets

By Kevin, Jun 26, 2017, Categories: Local Living

The little blue heron (Egretta caerulea) is listed by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) as a Species of Special Concern.

Living the Free-range Dream: Southwest Florida Couple Runs One-of-a-Kind Circle C Ranch

By Kevin, Jun 26, 2017, Categories: Local Living

Happy Hens is home to 1,500 free-range hens and recently expanded to provide more pasture space.

We Are What We Eat, Drink, Breathe: In the Fields & Kitchen with Chef Kristina San Filippo of the Purple Spoon

By Kevin, Jun 26, 2017, Categories: Health+Beauty, Shop+Dine

If you have purchased from the Purple Spoon: a Culinary Hub in Bonita Springs, you know Chef Kristina San Filippo’s philosophy on local foods.

Bonita & Estero: July/August 2017 Issue

By Kevin, Jun 26, 2017, Categories: In Print

The July/August issue of Bonita & Estero Magazine focuses on health and wellness, such as the healing properties of certain foods, as well as local initiatives for mindfulness.

Gulf Title Guaranty Agency's Owner Talks New Location & Future Goals

By Melanie Heisinger, Jun 27, 2017, Categories: Local Living

We were able to get in touch with owner Sharon M. Green to learn more about how the move went and the goals for the agency in the future.

5 Reasons to take the kids to SUMMERFEST in Orlando

By Mandy Carter, Jun 23, 2017, Categories: Travel

Gaylord Palms Resort has a fabulous Summer event full of family fun. Event is happening now until Aug 13th!

New Website Aims to Involve Residents in Estero Parkway Improvement Project

By Kevin, Jun 21, 2017, Categories: Local Living

This is the "first significant capital improvement project " for the Village of Estero, according to the Village's website.

Everglades Wonder Gardens Receives Historical Designation

By Kevin, Jun 16, 2017, Categories: Local Living

The Bonita Springs Historic Preservation Board granted the designation to the 82-year-old site toward the end of May.

Bonita Springs Welcomes New Fire Station in Groundbreaking Celebration

By Melanie Heisinger, Jun 15, 2017, Categories: Life+Leisure

Last month, Bonita Springs broke ground for a new fire station in the growing community near Village Walk.

Florida Hurricane Season 2017: Up to 9 Hurricanes Expected

By Kevin, Jun 12, 2017, Categories: Local Living

Between June 1 and Nov. 30, between five and nine hurricanes are expected to form in the Atlantic Basin, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.


  • 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...


  • 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...


  • 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


  • Craving Fashion 2017

    09/22/2017
    05:30PM — 08:00PM

    Join us on September 22nd from 5:30pm-8:00pm for our 5th annual Craving Fashion. This food and fa...


  • 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...


  • Sunday Farmers Market

    09/24/2017
    08:30AM — 01:00PM

    Meet in the Historic Settlement of Koreshan State Historic Site at our quaint market EVERY SUNDAY...


  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    09/24/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

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


  • Explore the Koreshan Unity Settlement Historic District, listed on the National Register of Histo...


  • Family Day at Millennial Brewing

    09/24/2017
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    We have the perfect place to grab some food and a drink while the kids play, meet new friends, an...


  • Drawing I & II

    09/24/2017
    02:00PM — 04:00PM

    This class is for beginners and for those who have previously taken Drawing I. We will also revis...


  • SPECIAL TIME!!! HAPPY HOUR and Doors OPEN at 4:45pm, GAME Starts at 5:30pm SPECIAL MILITARY RA...


  • "ALOHA" FAASWFL Hawaiian Night

    09/24/2017
    06:00PM — 10:00PM

    The Filipino American Association of SWFL proudly presents it' Annual ALOHA Hawaiian Night on Sep...


  • 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...


  • 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...


  • 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...


  • Mirror, Mirror... Exhibition

    09/28/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

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


  • Race your way to a healthier you this fall and join us for the 2nd annual Inspiring Health 5k & 1...


  • Improv Tonight!

    10/07/2017
    08:00PM

    Join us the first Saturday of every month for some of Southwest Florida’s best improvisational co...


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