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Guest Opinion: Making every day count; making health care decisions

April 19, 2017 So often, we take for granted the many choices and options that are available to us every day, from matters such as where to eat lunch to deeply important decisions regarding friends, careers and... more »»

Guest Opinion: Intervention can be a lifesaver

April 5, 2017 Interventions can be the difference between life and death for a drug addict or an alcoholic. more »»

Guest Opinion: Lee County dedicated to Conservation 20/20 program

April 5, 2017 There have been some great things happening recently with Lee County’s Conservation 20/20 program. more »»

Where’s our compassion?

April 5, 2017 To the editor: I was appalled and then saddened at the lack of knowledge shown about the arduous process of vetting people from other countries. more »»

Guest Opinion: Listen to water experts in Lake Okeechobee debate

March 29, 2017 In my previous role as Secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection, it wasn’t often I would find consensus on issues involving local water management districts, the state, and federal... more »»

Women have a right to a ‘lifeline’ of choice

March 29, 2017 To the editor: I’d like to talk a little about the issues related to your article in a recent edition of The Neighbor: “It’s time again to toss Lifeline a Lifeline. more »»

Future of Bright Futures

March 22, 2017 To the editor: One week ago the Florida Senate passed in a 35-1 vote the “Florida Excellence in Higher Education Act of 2017. more »»

A ‘war room?’

March 22, 2017 To the editor: The Democratic National Committee has morphed into an un-American group determined to undermine the administration and destroy America. more »»

Some advice for the School District of Lee County

March 15, 2017 To the editor: Has the sewage in the Gulf and the Caloosahatchee finally impacted the brains of local government? Using land to build public housing is not the way to attract the best and the... more »»

A lot to learn

March 15, 2017 To the editor: At the town hall meeting in Cape Coral this past Friday with Congressman Francis Rooney, I realized one huge problem for us, his constituents — our representative is severely ignoran. more »»


March 15, 2017 To the editor: Republicans Increase Power and so it seems, but why? When the Obama administration was in full swing the main stream media was singing the praises of the Democratic Party. more »»

Put our money where your mouth is

March 8, 2017 To the editor: I have been following the local news reports concerning this most concerning problem our lovely committee has had with the Fort Myers Police Dept. more »»

The GOP’s big plans for health care

March 8, 2017 To the editor: Kudos to Fayrene Leininger for a well thought out response to Rooney’s copy cat, follow the herd GOP commentary. more »»

Candidate qualifying test for mental fitness needed

March 8, 2017 To the editor: I propose that anyone who seeks election or accepts appointment to public office should be required upon the announcement of the same to submit to a Mental Health Examination conducte... more »»

Protests, rioting and demonstrations

March 8, 2017 To the editor: The heading reads, “At least 18 states are considering legislation aimed at deterring demonstrators.” I think that we should examine the definitions of these words. more »»

Civic & Community Corner: 11 things we need in NFM

March 8, 2017 The Tenth Annual Town Hall Meeting sponsored by the NFM Community Planning Panel played to a standing room only crowd of about 100 concerned citizens at The NFM Recreation Center on Thursday, Feb. 23. more »»

Liar and Chief

March 1, 2017 To the editor: In the Feb. 5th edition of one of the local newspaper’s editorial section a writer went on and on about the reasons we should all worship at the feet of the Great Wizard of Trumpland. more »»

Guest opinion: Taking action in North Fort Myers now means a bright future for Lee County

March 1, 2017 Take a drive down either of the 41’s in North Fort Myers and you’d have a hard time believing that Lee County is in the middle of a strong recovery from “The Great Recession. more »»

Urge county to purchase 20/20 tracts

February 22, 2017 To the editor: Please write to the county commissioners reminding them that almost 83 percent of citizens voted to continue the 20/20 program. more »»

President’s position on Israel/Palestine issue is wrong

February 22, 2017 To the editor: Statements by Donald Trump at today’s news conference was wise sarcasm, very unprofessional. He deviated from the U.S. long-time position and our effort to stabilize that area. more »»



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