Located in the Forum in Fort Myers east of 1-75 is a new pizza joint, Tony’s NY Pizza. It is located where Starbucks was originally located as well as the Maverick Grill. They opened in mid-July and have been busy ever since. It is...
The importance of cybersecurity for Southwest Florida businesses and governments will be addressed at the Jan. 14 meeting of the Real Estate Investment Society (REIS) by Rachel Busch of Cigent. Busch will provide the latest information on...
Gulf Coast Medical Center has been named a “Top Teaching Hospital” nationally by The Leapfrog Group, a national watchdog organization focused on health care quality and safety. Over 2,100 hospitals were considered for a Top Hospital Award, and...
The first Melting Pot opened in 1975  and the one here in Fort Myers opened 31 years ago in 1988.  To be successful for so long, they must be doing something right. The Melting Pot is more like a Fondue Experience rather than a restaurant....
One of the biggest debates is Chicago Vs New York…pizza, that is. To be honest, I am a NY kinda pizza eater but open to the possibilities that Chicago pizza might…just might be good.  So, when Buddyz opened in the Forum, we just had...
The Fort Myers Beach Chamber has been awarded fifth place in USA Today’s “Top 10 Holiday Parades.” This year’s 31st annual Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade had a record 31 entries and was held on Dec. 7.
LARC (Lee Association for Remarkable Citizens) is hosting the second annual Job-A-Palooza from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Jan. 18 at Crowne Plaza Fort Myers Bell Tower in Fort Myers. At Job-A-Palooza, students ages 14 to 21...
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying and tracking down a man who has burglarized several businesses in Lee County, Florida.  Over the past month, Lee County has had several rooftop burglaries of restaurants in...
Florida Skin Center is expanding its campus in Fort Myers with a free-standing annex office where up to three providers and eight support staff will serve guests at one time. This 3,000-square-foot space will open on Monday, December 16th, to meet increased...
Located a bit off the beaten path in the Beacon Executive Suites is a small, locally owned restaurant called the Gathering Place. They may be small in size, but they are big in heart. Once again this year, the owners of the Gathering Place, Tony...