The General Woman’s Club of Lehigh Acres, Inc. will meet on Friday, November 20, 2016, at 12:00pm at the Faith Lutheran Church, 705 Leeland Heights Blvd. E, Lehigh Acres, FL, in the Sweatlock Room. This month our Club will have a guest speaker, a Holiday Bazaar and a Bake Sale.
This month our Guest Speaker will be Ms. Joan Willoughby of The Dr. Piper Center, in Ft Myers. Ms. Willoughby will introduce us to some of the programs being offered by the Dr. Piper Center such as the Senior Companionship Program, Senior Employment Program, Senior Transportation Program and the Foster Grandparents Program. For more information about our organization or this event, please contact us at email@example.com or call Miriam Anderson at 239-823-3892.
Written by Ria Brown Public Relations & Information Manager Lee County Domestic Animal Services
Trap-Neuter-Return, or TNR, is a method by which many communities deal with their feral and community cat problems. Simply, the process involves the trapping by caretakers of un-owned cats that are subsequently sterilized and returned to the community from which they came. Caretakers then continue to feed the cats but they no longer reproduce. The colony is eventually eliminated through attrition. Sterilization also reduces their tendency to exhibit nuisance behaviors.
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Driving down the narrow country road in Buckingham shaded by overhanging live oak trees on find the Artful Gardens Autistic and Special Needs Park and Playground they presented its first Not-So-Scary Halloween Family Fun Day on Saturday. Garden founder Mark Tracy said the fundraising event would feature trick-or-treating, hayrides, games, face painting, Halloween craft making, raffle prizes, bake sale, music by a disc jockey, and food and gift vendors. The event will also serve as the 31-acre Artful Gardens’ first public open house, which seems a fitting date for the unveiling of a nonprofit created because of a child, Tracy’s nephew Cody.
“My sister moved here three years ago when Cody was 7,” Tracy said. “He has autism and we needed to get him into school, but we checked around and there’s not a good school here for autistic children with behavioral issues.”
The Lehigh Concert Band has started rehearsals for the 2015-16 season and is open to all concert band performance musicians at a senior high school/college level and above who want to get together to create music in a community environment.
Illegal immigrant and mother of seven, Marita Nelson, receives $240 in food stamps, medications, $700 in Social Security and housing allowance. She entered the US by swimming the Rio Grande. Now she’s on a crusade to help, other illegals sign up for their free stuff …… WATCH THE VIDEO
Lehigh Acres Christian Church
50 Bell Blvd – Lehigh Acres FL
239 368 1400
Saturday – October 31, 2015 – 6 – 8 pm
Cider, Hayrides and Doughnuts Game Booths!
Music provided by Jazzy B and
Mark in the Dark!
AP is reporting:
For just the third time in 40 years, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect no increase in benefits next year, unwelcome news for more than one-fifth of the nation’s population.
They can blame low gas prices.
By law, the annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, is based on a government measure of inflation, which is being dragged down by lower prices at the pump.
Tyler Kapela took this incredible photo of a tornado hitting the Sunshine Skyway Bridge today. The tornado damaged a US Postal Service semi truck on Bridge Near Tampa, Fla.
Raw video — click here