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Inaugural Community Fun Day to put focus on Lehigh

July 17, 2019 Two businesses are coming together this Saturday to put on the first Lehigh Community Fun Day, complete with food, raffles and music. more »»

Update: Missing teen located

July 17, 2019 Update: Garrett Dees has been located and is safe. more »»

State’s first continuous flow intersection is here

July 17, 2019 State Road 82 has become the first thoroughfare in Florida is implement a new intersection configuration designed to improve both traffic flow and safety. more »»

Program helps students graduate from high school

July 17, 2019 Last week 136 students graduated from the CareerSource Southwest Florida Destination Graduation program, many of whom attended East Lee County High Schoo. more »»

Municipal district hosts emergency operations meeting

July 17, 2019 Community leaders, local agencies and church organizations from Lehigh Acres and Lee County gathered at a meeting of the Lehigh Acres Municipal Services District last Thursday to share information... more »»

Team from School District of Lee County wins Florida Sterling Storyboard Competition

July 17, 2019 A project, Absent Minded, implemented at Lehigh Elementary School for decreasing staff absenteeism, recently won an award during the Florida Sterling Council’s Storybook Showcase Competition in... more »»

Blessings in a Backpack meal program seeks sponsors

July 10, 2019 With Blessings in a Backpack planning to increase the number of children it helps in Southwest Florida, the meal program is reaching out to the community for support. more »»

Lehigh Acres workers face long work commute

July 10, 2019 If you live in Lehigh, chances are you don’t work here -- and the drive to your job is a long one. According to a recent study by UnitedStatesZipCodes. more »»

Fire district set to begin demolition of station 101

July 10, 2019 The Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District finally has plans underway to tear down its second oldest fire station, 101. more »»

County hearing examiner rules in favor of Troyer Mine

July 10, 2019 A rezoning request that would allow a mining operation off S.R. 82 gained traction last week when a hearing examiner recommended approval. more »»

Council talks sidewalks and other community development improvements

July 10, 2019 The Lehigh Acres Community Council hosted a guest speaker from Lee County’s Department of Community Development who went over the projected workflow for local sidewalks. more »»

Dozens gather to demand closure of migrant camps in Homestead

July 10, 2019 Dozens of protesters gathered outside of Congressman Francis Rooney’s Cape Coral office Tuesday afternoon to demand the closing of migrant camps in Homestead where they say conditions are deplorable... more »»

CareerSource launches new online inquiry form

July 10, 2019 A new online inquiry form has been launched by CareerSource Southwest Florida to provide job seekers with an opportunity to streamline information faster. more »»

Many ways to have fun around the area on July 4th

July 3, 2019 Lehigh Acres residents looking to celebrate Independence Day have lots of choices, ranging from hometown celebrations to baseball, with most capped with, what else — firework. more »»

Senior Center to undergo improvements

July 3, 2019 The Lehigh Acres Senior Center will undergo some significant improvements to make the facility more ADA compliant, thanks to funding from the state and Lee County. Re. more »»

Lee County plans to expand one of Lehigh’s oldest parks

July 3, 2019 Lee County Commissioners recently voted to purchase a three-acre site to expand Lehigh Acres Community Park. more »»

Back to School Supply Drive kicks off

July 3, 2019 The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools is collecting items for its annual Back to School Supply Drive, which helps stock the Education Resource Center, open to educators of Lee County Public... more »»

County commissioners surprise local resident on her 104th birthday

July 3, 2019 Lee County commissioners Cecil Pendergrass and Frank Mann came to help celebrate the 104th birthday of Gwendolyn Hutchinson of Lehigh Acres last Tuesda. more »»

Summer Reading Program continues to attract youth

July 3, 2019 The Summer Reading program, “A Universe of Stories,” at East County Regional Library continues to attract youths, filling programs to capacity, as well as increasing the number of children registere... more »»

Local basketball teams compete in state tournament

July 3, 2019 The Lehigh Acres Blue Devils’ third through eighth grade basketball teams recently competed in the US Amateur Basketball State Championship Tournament. more »»

Jamaica Independence Day Caribbean Fest tickets on sale

July 3, 2019 Tickets are now on sale for the 57th Jamaica Independence Day Caribbean Fest, which is being Suga Music affair, at the Charlotte County Fair Grounds next month. Dwayne Williams, who owns Suga 9. more »»


Moose Lodge 2266 July 24, 2019

Moose Lodge 2266, 210 Homestead Rd., 368-2266, dart league at 7 p.m. Alcoholic beverages for members and qualified guests only. Lunch available from 11:30, 2 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m. - See more at: more »

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