Around Town

Jan. 9, 2016

Bonita Springs Tomatoes on Bonita Beach Rd.

Garguilo Tomato Truck

Bonita Springs Tomato Packing Plants?

Most Americans do not get to see the tomato before it gets to the grocery store. They don’t know what a tomato plant looks like or that a tomato is picked green in the commercial  farming process.  A few weeks ago I spoke of ...

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Nov. 15, 2015

Conservation 2020 Guided Walk Series 2016

Conservation 2020 Guided Walk

Conservation 2020 Guided Walk Series 2015-2016

Many years ago, in 1995 to be exact, a group of concerned Southwest Florida residents realized that Lee County had a significantly low percentage of lands preserved to protect the natural Florida habitat. They formed a grass roots effort to preserve portions of Lee ...

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Nov. 15, 2015

The Bonita Springs Florida Weekly Wrap Nov 8-14, 2015

Bonita Springs Things to Do

Meanwhile in Bonita Springs, Florida

Here’s a little taste of what life was like in Bonita Springs, Florida this week.  If you haven’t met Angela before … meet Angela, my buyer’s agent and daughter in law.  We’ve been working together for about six months now.

When I went ...

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Oct. 3, 2015

The Bonita Springs Florida Weekly Wrap Sept 27-Oct 3, 2015

This Week Bonita Springs Fl

Things to Do in Bonita Springs, Florida

Griffith Baby

The family came to church for the first time since summer.  The baby gets so fussy when she’s hot and it is an outdoor church.  At any rate, she had a great time playing with the other kids in the children’s ...

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Sept. 20, 2015

The Bonita Springs Florida Weekly Wrap Sept 13-19, 2015

Bonita Springs Things to Do

Slice of Life in Bonita Springs, Florida

09-13-15 On Sundays I attend church at Riverside Park. It’s the pet friendly, shorts and flip flop friendly church.  In the bulletin this week is an announcement for the “Blessing of the Bikes” in a few weeks. If you have a bike ...

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Sept. 13, 2015

Downtown Bonita Springs Riverside Park Calendar 2015-2016 Things to Do

Bonita Springs Calendar 2016Downtown Bonita Springs Riverside Park

2015 -16 Calendar of Events

You can download a the printable calendar of events here: Downtown Bonita Springs Calendar of Events

October 2015
4 Music Makers Big Band Concert 2-4 pm
24 RiverFest 1-9 pm
25 Music Makers Big Band Concert 2-4 pm
31 Halloween ...

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Sept. 12, 2015

The Bonita Springs Florida Weekly Wrap 9-7 to 12-2015

Rural King Bonita springs

Sept 6 - Dill and I walked through Freedom Park and the Collier Freedom Memorial.  A brick for Jeff Lytle and Fred Coyle was being installed.  By the way, I wrote a story about Freedom Park and the Collier County Freedom Memorial in Spotlight a few months ago.  ...

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Aug. 31, 2014

Leitner Creek Tributary to Imperial River

Leitner Creek Bonita Springs FlLeitner Creek in Bonita Springs Florida

One of the favorite things I like doing is showing people the hidden places in Bonita Springs that they wouldn't ordinarily see.  This is a photo I took (auto awesomed by G+) of Leitner Creek.  I've been working at loosening up some lettuce ...

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March 23, 2014

Happy Sunday Bonita Springs

Bonita Springs Rodeo

Fort Myers Rodeo on Bayshore

Near Bonita Springs ... We went to "Saturday Night Live" at the Lee County Posse Grounds on Bayshore Drive in North Fort Myers Florida for the Rodeo.  These boys were fascinated with the rodeo clown who was dishing out free advice on the rails.  It was ...

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June 16, 2013

Orchids at The Butterfly Estates in Fort Myers Florida

Butterfly Estates Orchid

Everything is Beautiful at The Butterfly Estates