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Barrier Island Parks Society approves new board members, discusses plans for upcoming season

■ BY SUE ERWIN The Barrier Island Parks Society held its annual board meeting on Monday, November 14 inside the Amory Memo…

Lemon Bay High School Thespians are headed to the State Conference

Congratulations to the eight Lemon Bay High School students that have been selected to represent the high school at the St…

Obituary: James Pasman, Jr.

James Spencer Pasman, Jr., corporate executive, devoted family man, sportsman, bibliophile and patriot, died peacefully at…

Specialists discuss emergency services, public health and Zika

■ BY SUE ERWIN      A panel of health specialists spoke to resident…

Profile: Richard and Robert Rogers

■ BY DEAN M. LAUX      If you have not yet met Richard and Robert R…

Thanks to all for making the book sale a big success

To the Editor: A huge “Thank you” to our community and our Library Foundation volunteers • JF Library Foundation book sale…

Pearl Harbor vet to be honored today

■ BY SUE ERWIN       To put it simply: War is hell. Those were the few words Pearl Harbor survivor John Seelie had to say,…

YOUR WEEKLY PAVING UPDATE: WEEK FIVE

■ STAFF REPORT Ajax Paving Industries of Florida, LLC has announced that roadwork will ramp up this week, particularly wit…

Trump, Rubio take island polls

■ BY MARCY SHORTUSE The U.S. Presidential election turnout was good in the Lee County portion of the island on Tuesday, No…

Whiskey Row questions arise at Historical meeting

■ BY SUE ERWIN      It was the first Boca Grande Historical Preservation Board meeting for Sharon Jenkins-Owen, the new Le…