Instagramable Spots in Downtown Fort Myers (video)

Downtown Fort Myers is hands down one of my favorite places to day trip (even though I work there.) It has so many different shops and food places that you can go 10 times and have a different experience each time. This video highlights some of the coolest spots to take pictures in downtown. These…Read more Instagramable Spots in Downtown Fort Myers (video)

Florida Palm Trees Native vs Not Native (video)

Did you know not all palm trees are native to Florida? I didn't until making this video. This video was fun to make, but I must admit it still haunts me. I read and researched so much about palm trees that for the next two weeks I couldn't help but notice the difference in every…Read more Florida Palm Trees Native vs Not Native (video)

Pyramid Village in San Carlos Park (video)

My coworker/friend Olivia and I were out working on another story when we came across the Pyramid Buildings. Our first impression was CREEPY CREEPY CREEPY, but when I checked out the website it didn't seem as strange as it did in person. The pictures of the resort on a summer day looked fun and colorful.…Read more Pyramid Village in San Carlos Park (video)

How pirates allegedly played a role in the naming of Lovers Key (video)

While perusing the internet I came across a story about Southwest Florida Pirates. I read (more than I'd like to admit) their tales and found this one particularly interesting. Lovers Key is a state park in Southwest Florida. This tale suggests that two lovers (hence the name) ran away to Lovers Key to celebrate their…Read more How pirates allegedly played a role in the naming of Lovers Key (video)

The Story of Webster the Monkey (video)

I went and interviewed Dr. Deborah Misotti at the Talking Monkey Project in Clewiston, Fla. She is the nicest lady and has the most incredible stories. Once I heard Webster's story, I knew it was one that had to be told. Dr. Misotti's storytelling skills make you really be able to picture Webster's transformation from…Read more The Story of Webster the Monkey (video)

Instagramable Spots on Fort Myers Beach

This was my first video I produced for Hello SWFL. These different spots were just places that I saw along the beach that seemed like they would be cool picture spots. Watch the video to see where they are and the pictures I got. https://www.facebook.com/helloswfl/videos/1813118279016447/?pnref=story  

FGCU’s tobacco ban hasn’t stopped student smokers

By Antoniette Meyer The tobacco ban at FGCU has not stopped students from smoking on campus. FGCU became a tobacco-free campus starting in summer 2016.  Since then, UPD has issued verbal and written warnings to students smoking on campus behind academic buildings, housing buildings and in parking garages. Since January 2017, UPD has issued 25…Read more FGCU’s tobacco ban hasn’t stopped student smokers