February 2017 Lifestyle Letter

Somewhere up North someone is shoveling snow right now. Not us here in the Cape! The warm weather is a big draw for many who come here to vacation and play in the winter months. We all know the term “snowbird” and hear a lot of talk this time of year about “season”. While Cape Coral may not be quite…

Cape Coral Lifestyle Magazine Launch Party

Guests helped celebrate the launch of Cape Coral Lifestyle Magazine on December 1st at the Aubuchon Mandolin model home. Guests enjoyed bites by Black Salt Catering and cocktails from Big Blue Brewing and The Looke.

February 2017 Around Town

The Southwest Florida Symphony, Lee County’s only professional orchestra and the one of oldest on Florida’s gulf coast, has earned the Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Profile Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. By very publicly sharing detailed information and metrics, The Southwest Florida Symphony is enhancing ways donors evaluate…

For The Love Of Chocolate

While his love of chocolate is what first inspired Norman Love to become a chocolatier, it’s his love for family that inspired him to establish roots in Southwest Florida. Many people are surprised to hear Norman Love say that he never intended to open a chocolate company, as he was only “dabbling” in chocolates to earn some extra money after…

Cape Coral Construction Industry Association’s Annual Christmas Party

The Cape Coral Construction Industry Association (CCCIA) held their annual Christmas party and awards banquet at Cape Cabaret. This years theme was Ugly Christmas Sweaters and entertainment was provided by The Kilowatts.

Local Limelight

Typically, we associate entrepreneurs with persistence, determination, creativity and perseverance. Certainly, the local entrepreneurs we're featuring in this issue have those characteristics in common. However, when you read their stories, you may be convinced that there is no such thing as a typical entrepreneur.

What is Cyber Security and Why Should You Care?

In 2016 we saw a big increase of major data breaches (FACC, University of Central Florida, US Department of Justice, IRS, Snapchat, Premier Healthcare, Wendy’s, LinkedIn, Dropbox, Yahoo, Cisco – to name just a few) which impact’s most of the users and companies in the US. Leading agencies predict that Cyber Attacks in the nation’s private and government sector are…

Changing The World…Two Lives At A Time

From the moment you walk through the doors of Lifeline Family Center, you can feel the warmth and compassion of the home. The girls are engaged with volunteers learning life skills while the babies are cared for in the nursery.

A Sunday In Siesta Key

I love the freedom of exploring a new destination with no agenda. Spontaneous wandering… Island time. Day trips provide the opportunity to travel and discover someplace new, without a big commitment of money or time. Siesta Key Florida is just the place for a Sunday day trip. Siesta Key, a barrier island 8 miles long, is located off the west…