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Guest Commentary: Better schools are a community effort

June 20, 2018 Dear friends of education: Education is a dynamic process, the economic driver for the community, the equalizer, the energizer! School Board members make a commitment to set policy, oversee... more »»

 
 
 
Guest Commentary: Making sense of celebrity suicides

June 20, 2018 Celebrity suicides take our breath away, in part because we conflate recognition and happiness. more »»

Don’t bring your high taxes here

June 20, 2018 To the editor: School Board Member Chris Patricca wrote a guest column in support of a tax increase for the school district. more »»

Guest Commentary: BoCC, municipalities step forward to partner with school district on safety

June 13, 2018 Our community has proved time and again that we will stand together to face a challenge or provide a need. more »»

Guest Commentary: Wear purple June 15 for Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 13, 2018 Living in Southwest Florida, we all know and love many older adults. For most of us, the thought of someone abusing or taking advantage of our elders is heartbreaking. more »»

Guest Commentary: A needs-based tax even conservatives can embrace

June 6, 2018 My family and I moved to Lee County from upstate New York about six years ago. We moved for several reasons. more »»

Traffic Court: Shut up and pay up?

June 6, 2018 To the editor: On May 30, I appeared before a Civil Traffic hearing officer to request dismissal of a citation I received for riding a motorcycle without a helmet. more »»

The battle for equality is far from over

June 6, 2018 To the editor: Two non-Florida residents visiting Sanibel wrote in a letter to the editor in another paper that “the Civil War is over, get over it.” They are thinking about becoming resident. more »»

Know the signs

May 30, 2018 To the editor: Overdoses are happening everywhere, all over the country. more »»

Foster parents needed

May 30, 2018 To the editor: In Florida each year, more than 9,000 children are placed into foster care because they experience neglect or abuse in their own homes. more »»

Non-secular nature of public schools must be preserved

May 23, 2018 To the editor: A friend posted an article on a Florida group suing Collier County schools over “unbalanced” science books as a reminder that our local school board elections are really important and... more »»

Who is in charge here?

May 23, 2018 To the editor: I am often confronted by, “You would not be here if it was not for the military,” and ‘Why are you against our military?”. My response is, “No it is not your military. more »»

Online voter registration site has issues

May 17, 2018 To the editor: I registered to vote at DMV and got a copy of my info. I received the brochure from Lee County Election Board with an application for a mail-in ballo. more »»

Endorsement for Dailey for school board

May 9, 2018 To the editor: As a career law enforcement executive, I have had the opportunity to work with many government agents — federal, state, county and city officials. more »»

Enough already

May 9, 2018 To the editor: Lee County Schools said it is all about the children. Now Mr. Tuber wants a half cent increase in sales tax but it’s not about children, it’s about mone. more »»

Advertisers are making fools of themselves

May 9, 2018 To the editor: I can’t believe that because Fox show anchor Laura Ingram made a comment that didn’t sit well with some of the advertisers these pin-heads have decided to cancel their advertising... more »»

Guest Commentary: Put children first on the ballot; vote ‘yes’ for half-cent sales tax

May 2, 2018 In 2006-2007, the Florida State Legislature took .25 mil of your property taxes designated for public education capital expenditure and directed it into the General Revenue fund. more »»

Todd Truax understands Florida’s need for clean water

May 2, 2018 To the editor: I can live without a lot of things, but fresh, clean, potable water is not one of them. Keeping our water supply clean should be our State’s No. 1 goal. more »»

Trump 2020

May 2, 2018 To the editor: We’ve reached an all time low where the gloves are off in this country! We’ve learned a lot after eight despairing years of Obama and then getting a non-establishment President electe. more »»

How many children? Improving Florida childcare

May 2, 2018 To the editor: In most western countries, childcare is a part of everyday life for most of the children. This is due to the rapid increase of employment over the past 25 years. more »»

Greatness

May 2, 2018 To the editor: I believe that “greatness” is not simply how far one can throw a ball.Or how high he can jump, or how fast she might run. more »»

 
 

Moose Lodge 2266 June 27, 2018

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: http://www.lehighacrescitizen.com/page/content.detail/id/527905/Calendar-of-Events--6-12-13-. more »

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Letters to the Editor Poll

  1. Yes, we incurred some damage but everything has been repaired.
  2. No, still dealing with FEMA.
  3. No, still dealing with my insurance company.
  4. No, still waiting in the contractor queue.
  5. We still have repairs pending but no money or resources to get the work done.
  6. We did not suffer any damages.