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Free Autism Screening for Young Children

  (Fort Myers, Fla. – Sept. 4, 2018) --- Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida, in partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Southwest Florida, offers a free monthly autism spectrum disorder screening for toddlers 18 months to five years of age. The next screening on the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile will be held on Sept. 14,…

LVCC Children and Parents Reading Together

Collier County students are back in school! LVCC’s Children and Parents Reading Together program starts in September for Pre-K students and their parents in 15 Collier County elementary schools We need your help to support this program, which... Helps instill the love of reading together between children and their parents Helps parents learn how to read books in English…

Tastes & Sounds of America

Tastes & Sounds of America This fundraiser sponsored by the Southwest Florida Symphony Society features Jim Syoen and his Palm City Jazz, Sheena Brook from NBC's The Voice and soprano Karin White accompanied by Michael Helman performing the Best of Broadway! Event Details Date: 11/10/2017 5:30 - 11/10/2017 9:30 Location: Cape Coral Yacht Club - 5819…

Community Blood Center Needs Blood Donors To Replenish Supplies

Southwest FL, Sept. 19, 2017: NCH Community Blood Center had to suspend collection operations after the storm due to damage from Hurricane Irma. Now there is a need to replenish blood supplies with the help of local donors. The local public is being encouraged to take time out and donate.   NCH Community Blood Center…

Hurricane Preparedness Guide: Are You Ready?

Know where to go. If you are ordered to evacuate, know the local hurricane evacuation route(s) to take and have a plan for where you can stay. Contact your local emergency management agency for more information. Put together a go-bag: disaster supply kit, including a flashlight, batteries, cash, first aid supplies, medications, and copies of…

Avoid a trip downtown to pay traffic citations

Fort Myers, Fl., Sept.1, 2017 – Have you received a traffic citation? Did you know that you can save time, travel and long lines by paying your traffic citation online, by phone or by mail? Did you know that you can request a hearing or elect to attend traffic school by mail? All of these…