BY JACK SHORT - Flood insurance rates may not be going up as quickly as anticipated. Florida’s Sen. Bill Nelson has co-sponsored a bill, filed Tuesday, Oct. 29, which could delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Insurance Act.
New York Magazine’s Travel section recently made an announcement that most of us already know: Gasparilla Island, home of the Gasparilla Inn & Club, is a lot more appealing to many than Palm Beach is.
BY JACK SHORT - T he BRC Group, LLC., will be expanding both the scope and nature of their business to include vacation rentals. Their main office on Park Avenue will remain where it is, but they’ll also be adding a branch office to the north end of the island.
BY MARCY SHORTUSE - Seeing a Boca Grande sunset or watching a tarpon tournament is now just a mouse click away. If you’re a fan of Boca Grande, but can’t be here as much as you’d like, The Boca Grande Area Chamber of Commerce and Capt. Sandy Melvin just made your day.
BY ALICE GORMAN - Sometimes dreams really do come true! What started several years ago as an idealistic dream of combining the Johann Fust Community Library and the Lee County Reference room has become a reality.
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