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Local Weather Reporter Robert Van Winkle Begins Last Month of Broadcasting with a Shoutout to Bonita & Estero Magazine

In his weather report on February 28th, 2018, Robert Van Winkle commends TOTI Media for including him on the Bonita & Estero cover.

J.N. 'Ding' Darling National Wildlife Refuge Public Meeting Today

Topics: planned prescribed burns on Sanibel Island; hydrological restoration at the Bailey Tract; and posting a state-mandated wildlife buffer zone around the rookery islands in Tarpon Bay.

Travel ‘Back in Time’ on SCCF Cruise Up the Caloosahatchee

While not exactly the small steam launch in the 1951 Bogart and Hepburn classic film The African Queen, it's still a leisurely drift up SWFL's most significant river, the Caloosahatchee.

Water Gardens Delight and Soothe

Fort Myers, Naples and Sarasota have notable water gardens, each offering its own unique experience.

Cayo Costa, Turtle Beach Enjoyable All Year Long

There are a few area campgrounds that offer a chance to camp by the beach, an activity that can be enjoyed throughout the year.

The Silence of Useppa: Evoking 10,000 Years of History

Useppa is a place of silence, evoking not only the recent past but also the distant past—eons before Europeans first ventured here in the 16th century.

Babcock/Webb Wildlife Management Area: an outstanding local resource for outdoor recreation

Today the Babcock/Webb WMA encompasses 67,758 acres. This large property is a mosaic of many different native habitats, including the 395-acre Webb Lake and six artificial ponds.

Mountain Lakes of the Southeast

You don’t have to go far for majestic mountain water views.

Healthy Heart Month 3v3 Basketball Tournament Tipped Off in February at the Sanibel Recreation Center

Sanibel Recreation Center's Heart Healthy Month is designed to help residents try new things and spice up their sports and recreational activities.

Three Ideas for a Fun Valentine's Day on Sanibel and Captiva Islands

Looking to mix things up with that special someone in your favorite, hometown city? We've got you covered with some recommendations.


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