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The Peanut Butter Challenge, an annual jar collection that launched in the Florida Panhandle in 2012, is expanding statewide in the wake of Hurricane Sally. more
Creating community during COVID-19Fall celebrations, such as Halloween and Día de los Muertos, often include crowded parties and other large gatherings of families and friends that may put … more
A very unique alternative activity is being offered in South Florida on Election Day of this troubled year of 2020, down deep in the Everglades, out of West Miami. more
This week's Florida Exemplary Migrant award winner is Olga Martinez, who was named the 2020 Migrant Teacher/Educator of the Year. more
Downtown Immokalee got a colorful surprise around 5 p.m., Oct. 19, as The Shelter for Abused Women & Children held a Peace Parade down main street. more
Paycheck for Patriots events will be occurring across Florida from Nov. 4 – 15. CareerSource Southwest Florida will host a virtual hiring event for the 2020 Florida Paychecks for Patriots … more
On Sept. 4, 2020, Cindy Peel was found stabbed to death in her upscale home in the City of Naples. Officials reported she was killed by her husband, Robert Barnes, who then took his own life with a knife. more
UF/IFAS Extension experts are communicating with agricultural workers to connect them with COVID-19 free testing more
Whether mail is delivered to your home or you use a post office box, your address must be clearly posted on your property. more
Bargain hunters recognize that resale stores offer opportunities to score great deals on furniture, clothing and accessories. Now, art collectors are experiencing the same sense of euphoria when … more
With exceptional habitat, such as wet prairie, scrub, and cutthroat grass, this property is a high protection priority. more
Bargain hunters recognize that resale stores offer opportunities to score great deals on furniture, clothing and accessories. more
Team members from Arthrex recently volunteered their time, and green thumbs, to help beautify the outdoor space at The Immokalee Foundation’s program offices in Immokalee. more
The Immokalee Foundation needs online votes from the public through Oct. 2 for a chance to win a $25,000 grant from State Farm, which selected the foundation as a Top 200 Finalist in a national competition. more
Pathways Early Education Center of Immokalee is pleased to announce that the center has launched a pilot program to provide Virtual Voluntary Pre-kindergarten (VPK) education to engage Collier County’s most vulnerable children. more
NAPLES — On Wednesday, Sept. 23, at noon, U.S. Congressman from the 19th Congressional District of Florida Francis Rooney, and former U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See from 2005-2008, will open the Law School’s signature event series entitled, “Profiles in Ethical Leadership” hosted by Ave Maria School of Law President and Dean, Kevin Cieply. more
GAINESVILLE — Florida 4-H now has virtual 4-H Clubs dealing with a variety of topics. more
A team of UF/IFAS scientists will work with a team of researchers nationwide to study whether essential oils really can work to help thwart pests and diseases on organic fruits and vegetables. more
SOUTHWEST FLORIDA — As families grapple with the uncertainty surrounding the new school year, the local Girl Scout council is reassuring parents that Girl Scouting is alive and well, with fun, … more
FWC grants UF scientists $200K to develop new technology By Lourdes RodriguezUF/IFAS DAVIE — Two University of Florida scientists are the recipients of a $200,000 grant from the Florida … more
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