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Margaritaville Bridge to be Installed Thursday Night

The pedestrian walkover bridge that will connect the Margaritaville resort over Estero Boulevard will be installed Between the hours of midnight and 6AM Thursday night/Friday morning.


In Case You Missed Episode #231

Our guests were Jim Huff running for Congress, Angela Wright Chenaille who's running for Lee County Board and Alyssa Lemay talks Drag Queen Bingo. Watch the show on YOUTUBE or FACEBOOK. Listen to the podcast HERE.

Chamber After Hours at Beach Bar

The next Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours is this Thursday at The Beach Bar which is located at 1668 I street on Fort Myers Beach. The networking event runs from 5:30PM to 7PM. It's free for Chamber members, $15 for non-members. REGISTER.

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Town on Pace For Record Year in Fine, Parking Revenue

Through June of this year the town of Fort Myers Beach has collected just under $1.6 million in fines and parking revenue from residents and visitors. That 9 month total is already more than any full year of Beach and Street Patrol revenue dating back to 2013.

FMB Has 7 Disorientations Already

That's not a record to be proud of, being that the 2021 season ended with 5. The 2022 turtle season has another two months to go.

Court Docket Full of Turtle Violations

Of the 19 cases to be heard by Town of Fort Myers Beach Magistrate Myrnabelle Roche on August 18th, 10 of them are for turtle ordinance violations. Here's who made the naughty list.

Woodson Top Money Raiser in July

With $9,840 raised in the month of July, Karen Woodson edged out Ray Murphy ($9,467) in campaign donations in the race for Fort Myers Beach town council. John King raised $1,325 in July while Patrick Romcoe didn't raise any money

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Our Next New Candidate Forum is Set

Royal Scoop - the official ice cream of Beach Talk Radio - will host our second new candidate forum Friday, September 2nd. The event begins with a meet-and-greet at 5PM, the forum begins at 6PM. We'll have a live audience and the show will be broadcast on Facebook and YouTube. Reserve your spot HERE .

How You Can Help Island Cow Employees

As you probably know by now The Island Cow restaurant on Sanibel was destroyed in an early morning fire this past Sunday. As owners Brian & Elke Podlasek work through the process of rebuilding their popular restaurant, they have set up a fundraiser for their employees. Their goal is $250,000.

FMB Chamber Recognizes Two LCSO Deputies

Lee County Sheriff Deputies Rachael Armato and Shellie Tover were honored by the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce Thursday at the organization's member lunch hosted by Doc Ford's. U.S. Congressman Byron Donalds was the guest speaker.

Gary Levox From Rascal Flatts to Headline Island Hopper

The Island Hopper Songwriter Fest is a 10-day music festival in Southwest Florida featuring performances by singer-songwriters from Nashville and nationwide. The Fort Myers leg will be held September 23-25 this year.