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Guest opinion: Threats to manatees and habitat on the rise: Help protect their future

April 1, 2016 Throughout my 40 years as a professional aquatic biologist and most of my years as a student to become one, I have appreciated just how important manatees are to the health and welfare of our... more »»

A committee by any other name?

April 1, 2016 To the editor: Are Council rules being broken by our current Mayor? According to an email, the mayor recently invited certain people personally, to be on an Architectural and Aesthetic “Committee. more »»

Republican Party is self-destructing

April 1, 2016 To the editor: The Republican Party, once a revered and trusted organization, is destroying itself by conducting business in a pompous, arrogant, and disingenuous fashion. more »»

Restore America’s jobs, dump Trump

April 1, 2016 To the editor: Donald Trump is a great fit for the Republican Party. A shyster will work well for them. Governor Scott's endorsement is fitting. They both would sit well in stripe uniforms. more »»

Guest opinion: Honoring Vietnam veterans and their families

March 25, 2016 In 2008, the Secretary of Defense was authorized by law to conduct a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. more »»

Additional presentation by special utility counsel requested

March 25, 2016 To the editor: I am a 30-year resident of Cape Coral and a Utility Electrical Engineer with over 29 years of experience in the electrical utility business. I have worked for both FPL and LCEC. more »»

We should generate solar power

March 25, 2016 We should generate solar power To the editor: Florida is one of those states identified by the Union of Concerned Scientists as relying too heavily on natural gas power generation. more »»

Tip-of-the-iceberg predictions

March 25, 2016 To the editor: As I stated in my previous letters to the editor in past years, the ISIS attacks from the past and present are only the tip of the iceberg of things to com. more »»

Word War III

March 25, 2016 To the editor: Make no mistake about it, ? the latest Isle attack in Brussels is nothing less than a terrorist attack on all of Europe — and indeed a signal that the United States is on the list fo... more »»

The ‘Many’ need to take control

March 25, 2016 To the editor: This election year and the political situation as it presently exists should be seen by even the most casual observers as conclusive proof that our experiment in Representative... more »»

Obama Doctrine failures

March 25, 2016 To the editor: As Obama swings into his last year of his Presidency, he goes to Cuba and sends out a wave of hypocrisy to the media about his so-called Obama Doctrine that they may write about the... more »»

A political ‘sit–down’

March 25, 2016 To the editor: The political scene is showing the early stages of a violent storm. The forces of the Old Guard are being confronted with a most determined fo. more »»

Guest column: Clawson Introduces H.R. 4793: Everglades Land Acquisition Act of 2016

March 23, 2016 WASHINGTON – Continuing in his efforts to bring relief for Southwest Florida, Congressman Curt Clawson (FL-19) has put forth legislation to implement the long-term solution to the massive discharges... more »»

Guest opinion: Setting the record straight on Caloosahatchee flows

March 18, 2016 In the March 16, 2016 News-Press, U.S. Sugar paid for an ad titled “It’s Time to Set the Record Straight on the Lake Okeechobee Discharges”. In that ad, they quoted my Feb. more »»

Guest opinion: Mental health program sets recovery in motion

March 18, 2016 I’m moved to write about a unique program in Southwest Florida that has quietly been developing since 2005 — a program that offers hope to those dealing with depression and other mental illnesses. more »»

Re: Credibility at stake if core findings fail

March 18, 2016 To the editor: I have followed the LCEC/City of Cape Coral franchise controversy via the Cape Coral On the Move Quarterly, the Cape Coral Breeze and the News-Press, as well as listening to folks... more »»

Corkscrew Farms lawsuit: All the DRGR under attack

March 18, 2016 To the editor: The recent lawsuit against Lee County for approving Corkscrew Farms 6 miles east of I-75 on Corkscrew Road would set the precedent for all development in the Density Reduction... more »»

Small things add up to big things

March 18, 2016 To the editor: I peruse the newspapers daily, the letters to the editor in particular, and when I come across letters that cause my blood to boil I read them aloud to my father, Joe Curran. more »»

Journalism askew

March 18, 2016 To the editor: On March 15, the Ides of March, the 2016 Republican and Democrat Presidential Primaries were held in Florida and in four other states. more »»



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