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5 Summer Reading Recommendations by Sarasota County Libraries

Jul 13, 2017 ● By Kevin

Whether it's for an easy day at the beach, summer learning programs, a long car ride, or a rainy day at home, the Sarasota County libraries have you covered.

2017 Dining Guide for the Naples Area

Jul 17, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Whether you're looking to dine at a unique bistro or dive into some seafood, we made sure that all of our choices were for your tastebuds' pleasure.

Cape Coral, Fort Myers Among Locations Given Nearly $3 Million in Water-Quality Restoration Grants

Jul 11, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Grants assist Florida communities with water-quality improvements.

Study Shows Impact of the Arts on Jobs, Government and More in Fort Myers & Surrounding Areas

Jul 08, 2017 ● By Kevin

A nonprofit organization recently released a 542-page report revealing the findings of a study on the national/local impact of the arts. Fort Myers and area counties were included.

Local High School Students Honored for Town Hall Scholarships

Jul 08, 2017 ● By Kevin

More than 140 seniors from public and private schools in Sarasota and Manatee counties attended the lectures and winners received scholarships as a result of an essay contest.

Editor's Picks Events: Explore New Businesses and Enjoy the Arts in July

Jul 05, 2017 ● By Kevin

We've compiled 10 fun things that are happening in July 2017 for our readers to explore.

'Into the Woods' Cast Brings Energy, Passion This September to Sarasota

Jul 01, 2017 ● By Kevin

With a cast of 47, Rise Above Performing Arts looks to present 'Into the Woods' in a way that has never been seen before.

Beyond the Plate: local event series of good food for a good cause

Jul 01, 2017 ● By Mandy Carter

You can gather your clients, friends or business associates to enjoy great conversation and learn from the area’s finest chef’s right in our YMCA.

U.S. Census: Bonita Springs, Fort Myers in the Top 15 Fastest Growing Cities Nationwide

Jun 28, 2017 ● By Kevin

The population numbers were released by the U.S. Census Bureau in May, revealing Fort Myers and Bonita Springs to be the only two Florida cities on the list.

Kids Free Fridays Kicks Off the Summer at Rookery Bay, Plus More Family-fun Events to Come

Jun 28, 2017 ● By Kevin

The weekly free event for kids and their parents has followed the same structure every year due to consistent positive feedback.

  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    11/21/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    11/21/2017
    01:00PM — 06:00PM

    The Surfside Sunset Market is located at The Shops at Surfside. From November through April, the ...


  • After-school Clique, 3rd-5th grades

    11/21/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Wines One

    11/21/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    An introduction to the pleasures of wine. Food & wine parings. Taste over a dozen wines - many ma...


  • Each year on the Friday following Thanksgiving, ’Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa hosts one o...


  • Like a Broadway spectacular, this holiday tradition has it all — glorious sets and costumes, magi...


  • Broadway On The Beach

    11/29/2017
    06:00PM

    JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort is pleased to host the world premiere of Broadway on the Be...


  • Like a Broadway spectacular, this holiday tradition has it all — glorious sets and costumes, magi...


  • LeAnn Rimes

    12/04/2017
    08:00PM

    LeAnn Rimes sings holiday classics and her country hits! A mainstay on the country and pop charts...


  • Christmas in the Park

    12/08/2017
    04:00PM — 10:00PM

    The City of Fort Myers celebrates the season with Christmas in the Park from 4 to 10 p.m. on Dece...


  • Night Lights in the Garden

    12/08/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    More lights on more nights are planned for the annual Night Lights in the Garden at the Naples Bo...


  • Naples Christmas Boat Parade

    12/09/2017
    06:15PM

    There’s nothing cooler and truly Southwest Floridian during the holiday season than the Naples Ch...


  • Echoes

    12/09/2017
    08:00PM

    Tillie and Samira were born 175 years apart, but their parallel stories eerily mirror one another...


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