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Oct
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Local Realtor presenting South Cape 'dream' at weekend competition

This weekend, a group of inventors and entrepreneurs will vie to turn their dreams into reality.

It is all part of a new event called American Dream Seekers.

This Saturday, 50 semi-finalists will present their business plans to a panel of judges in hopes of winning a $5,000 grand prize and gaining exposure of their ideas to those who may be willing to fund their dream.

One of the 50 who were chosen as a semi-finalist is Cape Coral resident and Realtor Emanuele DiMare.

Fri
24
Oct

Mayor to lead anti-bullying event Oct. 25

Cape Coral Mayor Marni Sawicki will lead a community event to stop bullying on Saturday, October 25 at 6 p.m. at Jaycee Park. 

Thu
23
Oct
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Lee Sheriff Traffic Enforcement Update (October 24, 2014)

The Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit is providing the information listed below in continuing efforts to increase traffic safety awareness and education, plus to emphasize the importance of obeying traffic laws to reduce traffic crashes, injuries and death on Lee County roads.

On Friday, October 24, 2014, the Traffic Unit will target at least one of the following three locations for enforcement:

 

 

Thu
23
Oct
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Halloween themed South Cape 'Trolley Run' scheduled for this weekend

The South Cape Hospitality and Entertainment Association (SCHEA) will roll out its latest trolley event just in time for Halloween.

The South Cape Spooktacular Trolley Run will take place this Saturday, October 25, from 7:00pm to 11:00pm.

For this edition of the popular trolley run, organizers will tie in the upcoming Halloween holiday by encouraging those who attend the event to come dressed in their most creative costumes.


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Thu
23
Oct
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Upcoming Events: Cape Coral KidsFest 2014

This Saturday marks the return of the Harney Point of Cape Coral Kiwanis KidsFest. The popular event will fill Cape Coral’s Jaycee Park with a day of enjoyment, activities, education, and entertainment for all ages.

Thu
23
Oct

Safety improvements for bicyclists not an easy or cheap fix

Adding extra asphalt on the shoulder of some roads to give bicyclists and pedestrians a safer place to use doesn’t look like a good option after council members and staff discussed it on Wednesday.

The cost for materials, site prep and replacing driveways crossed by such a path are substantial, Public Works Director Steve Neff said during the monthly meeting of Cape Coral’s Transportation Advisory Committee. The committee includes three council members and the mayor.

Wed
22
Oct
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Lee Sheriff Traffic Enforcement Update (October 23, 2014)

The Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit is providing the information listed below in continuing efforts to increase traffic safety awareness and education, plus to emphasize the importance of obeying traffic laws to reduce traffic crashes, injuries and death on Lee County roads.

On Thursday, October 23, 2014, the Traffic Unit will target at least one of the following three locations for enforcement:

 

 

Wed
22
Oct
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Cape Coral Business: New and Renewing Businesses (Sept. 2014)

Each month, Cape Coral sees a number of new businesses coming into the city.

To help our readers become acquainted with new companies calling Cape Coral home, each month we publish a a list of all the new Cape Coral businesses for the previous month.
Not only does the feature list new businesses, but also those that have relocated their company and continue to serve the citizens of Cape Coral.

Wed
22
Oct

CRA Board overwhelmingly approve bar hour extension plan

Cape Coral city council members, wearing their hats as Community Redevelopment Agency commissioners, showed Tuesday that  they think good things can come from a plan to let some bars stay open an extra two hours on Friday and Saturday nights.

They voted 6-1 as the CRA board to put the plan before themselves as the City Council for additional discussion and to have staff work out details such as how to pay for extra police to control the anticipated increases in traffic and impaired driving.

Wed
22
Oct
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Cape Coral Business Spotlight: Tropic Rain of Southwest Florida, LLC

Currently, Cape Coral has over 8,000 businesses within the city limits.

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