This week the Fort Myers Beach Public Safety Committee voted 6-0 in favor of the Town Council budgeting for at least two Lee County Sheriff Community Police Officers. Committee member Jim Knickle believes 4 should be hired.
The Fort Myers Beach Lions Club held its annual donation event last week and for the first time since COVID-19 hit it was held in person. The 2021 event was held at Bonita Bill’s.
Town Lighting, the consultant Fort Myers Beach has hired to come up with a plan for lights in Estero Boulevard, will recommend the town install the eLuminaire (pictured here), dual source light, which is not on the FWC certified product list.
TripAdvisor has released its 2021 "Best of The Best” restaurant awards, and two establishments on Fort Myers Beach have made their lists. Doc Ford's and The Doghouse.
With the news of nests hatching on FMB earlier this week, Turtle Time has checked in with its updated turtle numbers for Fort Myers Beach. There are now 83 nests, 125 false crawls, and 3 nests have now hatched.
The 2021 Grouper Grappler Fishing tournament will take place August 19 through 21 at Fish Tale Marina. The tournament consists of two categories: Grouper and Snapper.
At a recent Chamber evet State Insurance USA donated $500 to Kimmie's Recovery Zone. Al Kinkle runs Kimmie's, which was named after his daughter who struggled with mental health and drug issues for 20 years. It ended up taking her life. Al will be on Beach Talk Radio Saturday at 9:30AM.
Here are the movies playing at the Beach Theater starting Friday. Remember to tune in to Beach Talk Radio every Saturday for your chance to win two tickets to the theater in our movie trivia segment.
To further its mission to reach and connect with underserved urban communities, the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge migrates its 33rd annual “Ding” Darling Day celebration to Lakes Park in Fort Myers on Sunday, October 10 with its Wildlife on Wheels.
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