A Turbulent Period for Fort Myers

A Turbulent Period for Fort Myers

  Things do not change unless we act. In the last year, the City of Fort Myers has been wracked with scandal after scandal. First was the Freeh report, which detailed years of mismanagement and corruption in the FMPD. We can hope that Chief Diggs, hired in...
No anti-choice bills passed in 2017 session!

No anti-choice bills passed in 2017 session!

The 2017 Florida legislative session has ended without any new anti-choice legislation being passed to restrict Florida women’s reproductive freedom, for the first time in eight legislative sessions. The reproductive rights restrictions considered this session...
Environmental battles in Lee County

Environmental battles in Lee County

One of the environmental battles now occurring in Lee County is in Cape Coral over the designation of the old golf course on Palm Tree Blvd. The course was closed in 2006 and left to nature’s care and is now overgrown with grass and weeds and critters. The...

A new dawn for Fort Myers Police Department?

With elections coming up for Fort Myers’ Mayor, Randy Henderson, and City Council Members of Wards 1, 3, 5, questions remain regarding their effectiveness with the Fort Myers Police Department (FMPD). Stemming from a unanimous vote in September 2015, a Mayoral...