Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/category.detail/nav/5064/News from around the regionen-usMon, 27 Mar 2017 08:18:40 EDTMon, 27 Mar 2017 08:18:40 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLee County commissioners approve three Conservation 20/20 purchaseshttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/560616.htmlThe Lee County Board of County Commissioners has unanimously approved the purchase of three new parcels for the Conservation 20/20 program. The three areas are spread across Lee County: 12.24 acres in North Fort Myers, 91.71 acres in Olga, and .Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTCoast Guard asks public to help identify Cape callers making hoax callshttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/560612.htmlThe Coast Guard has asked for the public's help to identify hoax callers in the Cape Coral area. For the past year, Coast Guard Sector St.Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTLeeSar/CSF Career Fair set for Saturdayhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/560613.htmlAn on-site career fair will be held at LeeSar in Fort Myers from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday. LeeSar and Cooperative Services of Florida, Inc.Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTCommissioner Putnam warns of IRS scams targeting seniorshttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/560614.htmlScam artists use tax season to prey on Floridians, and Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam urges residents to be wary of tax-related scams specifically targeting senior.Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTGov. Scott: Southwest Florida added 5,000-plus new jobs in Februaryhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/560615.htmlGov. Rick Scott announced Friday that the Southwest Florida area added 5,100 new private-sector jobs over the year in February. The Fort Myers area created 4,200 new jobs and the area's unemployment rate was 4.4 percent.Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDT