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TPI Turnover Ceremony This Friday

On Friday Margaritaville developer TPI will host a ceremony to officially turn over ownership of a parking lot and beach access to the town of Fort Myers Beach. The ceremony will begin at 9AM.


Town To spend $120K on New Parking App

The Fort Myers Beach town council has authorized town manager Roger Hernstadt to spend $120,000 on a new parking app that some on the council believe will help alleviate the heavy traffic issues on the island.

Mound House Launches New Lecture Series

The Mound House is launching a new Summer Lecture Series while expanding its summer museum hours. The series is the second Tuesday of each month from July through September.

The Woman’s Club – Spreading The Love

(By Angie Deters) A couple of years ago, before COVID we asked our members what they would like to see the group do more of. The overwhelming response was: “meet other local people.”

Corps: Lake O Looks Good

(By Kim Ryan) Last Friday Army Corps Of Engineers Jacksonville District Colonel James Booth gave an update on Lake Okeechobee and said: "We are in a good position coming into the wet season.”

Karen Woodson Joined Us For The Full Hour

In case you missed Episode #234 Saturday, town council candidate Karen Woodson joined us for the full hour. She pulled no punches on her opponents, she gave her opinion on the dune walkover, community policing and much more. Here's how you can watch or listen to the show...

Big Show Planned For Saturday

At 9AM Lee County Property Appraiser Matt Caldwell joins us to discuss the rising property values in Southwest Florida. At 9:30, Audubon Society Policy Associate Bradley Cornell takes the mic to talk bird and the Critical Wildlife Area that is now mired in controversy.

How You Can Watch The 4th of July Parade

Beach Talk Radio will be broadcasting the Fort Myers Beach parade live from The Whale on Estero Boulevard, Monday July 4th. If you are unable to make it to the beach or would rather avoid the traffic mayhem, simply pop our Facebook or YouTube page up on your big screen and enjoy the festivities.

Where To Go On The 4th of July Weekend

(By Marie Schleiffer) Fort Myers Beach is going to have an amazing fourth of July weekend.  When you’re visiting the beach, be sure to visit our sponsors as they have some amazing things happening. Here's what you can look forward to this weekend.

Donalds Cheers Strike Down of Roe

Florida Congressman Byron Donalds, who is pro-life, chimed in on last week's 6-3 Supreme Court ruling to overturn Roe Vs. Wade. Donalds called the decision a massive win for liberty.

Pop-Up People Announce July Schedule

The Marine Resources Task Force committee will have its pop-up tent in Times Square and at Newton Park during the month of July. Committee members discus the many environmental issues that impact our area with residents and visitors. Here's their July schedule...

Who Needs to Boil Water?

Lee County Utilities has issued a precautionary Boil Water Notice to 725 residences and 35 businesses in the vicinity of San Carlos Island because of a scheduled a water main shutdown beginning at 9 a.m. Tuesday.

CROW Needs Help With The Otters

The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife has two hungry, growing otters to feed and is looking for volunteers to go fishing to help feed the otters. They need live fish to eat as they recover.