January 2019 Around Town

Creighton Construction & Development Raises Funds for Wounded Veterans Creighton Construction & Development’s sixth annual 7-Eleven Redfish Rodeo Fishing Tournament raised $41,500 to support the Wounded Veterans Relief Fund. An annual fundraising event for clients and project partners, the catch-and-release fishing tournament attracted more than 150 anglers and 37 boats to the waterways around Cape … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

SVN|KOVA Fort Myers Expands Specialties to Cape Coral SVN|KOVA Fort Myers is pleased to announce the expansion of its services to Cape Coral with the hire of Jesse Marker, Esq. as associate advisor and Bob O’Connor as advisor, appointed to lead SVN|KOVA’s new Cape Coral Market Team. The development of SVN|KOVA’s Cape Coral team is a result … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

Teen Volunteers Donate Time, Make Friendships at Gulf Coast Village Forty Southwest Florida teenagers spent a portion of their summer break volunteering at Gulf Coast Village in Cape Coral, offering valuable helping hands to staff while forming intergenerational friendships with the residents. Collectively, the students tallied more than 1,000 volunteer hours in Gulf Coast Village’s … Continued

October 2018 Around Town

Creighton Construction & Development Completes New 7-Eleven Store Located at 3021 SW Pine Island Road in Cape Coral, the 7-Eleven project includes a 3,029-square-foot convenience store with eight fuel pumps and 16 fueling stations. Creighton’s team for this project was led by project manager Rick Blake and superintendent Tracy Saylor. Headquartered in Cape Coral, Creighton has completed dozens of new … Continued

September 2018 Around Town

Cape Coral Author Wins Prestigious Literary Award Local author and teacher Jaclyn Howell’s new children’s novel, “From Riches to Rags,” has been awarded Purple Dragonfly Book Awards in three different categories. The book aims to help young children deal with entitlement and bullying. “I am so honored and excited to win not just one, but … Continued

August 2018 Around Town

Chico’s Dedicates Four Habitat Homes in Two States Longtime community employer Chico’s FAS, Inc. celebrated the dedication of its 43rd sponsored Habitat home in Lee County. It was the company’s second home dedicated locally this spring. As a company, Chico’s believes there is no greater force than women coming together to support each other. It shares Habitat’s … Continued

July 2018 Around Town

Atrium at Liberty Park Breaks Ground Developer Aileron Capital Management has begun construction of Atrium at Liberty Park, a senior living community, located at 1321 NE 24th Ave. in Cape Coral. The 110,000-square-foot building will feature 130 apartment homes with supervised independent living, assisted living and memory care options. Residents will enjoy a wide variety of amenities, including … Continued

May 2018 Around Town

Amavida Resort Style Living Community Announces New Welcome Center Quadrum Global announced that Amavida, a new resort-style living community, has opened its welcome center and is now accepting deposits. The welcome center is located at 7650 Gladiolus Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33908. The 32-acre development will provide alternatives through every phase of life and will … Continued

April 2018 Around Town

Two teams of local Hurricane Irma survivors have just deployed to respond to the long-term needs of their neighbors in Lee and Collier counties. Project H.O.P.E. provides free, confidential emotional support and resource linkage to individuals, families, groups, businesses and organizations such as faith-based communities, schools and neighborhood associations that are still dealing with the aftermath of the storm.

March 2018 Around Town

 Wright Construction Group Inc. has started construction on the Cape Coral Fire Station #11, located at 1038 Burnt Store Road N. An official groundbreaking ceremony took place Thursday, January 11, with Sweet Sparkman Architects, executives from Wright Construction Group and city officials.