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June 29, 2011 by Kelly Farrell (Register to contact)

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The Estero High School campus is about to be painted and the principal wants to hear from the community whether it should stay pink or not. What do you think? Are you still in the Estero area?
Hope you'll take a minute to share your thoughts-- call, send a message or email.
Kelly Farrell
Naples Daily News
Staff reporter
(239) 877-XXXX cell

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Photos from Estero High School graduation  The News-Press

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Alligator caught roaming around Estero High School  NBC2 News

The school resource officer was notified about the large reptile and helped remove it from the school.

Estero budgeting $10 million in road improvement projects over the next year  Naples Daily News

Estero is deciding what road projects it wants to fund over the next year in the village. Initial plans show about $10 million budgeted over the upcoming fiscal ...

Lee County school district tentatively agrees to buy Estero land for $1.5 million  The News-Press

The Lee County school district is buying two pieces of land in Estero for $4 million. It plans to build a K-8 school.

Estero residents, business owners teach money skills to local students through Junior Achievement program  Naples Daily News

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Lee County school district plans to buy land in Estero for $2.5 million  The News-Press

The Lee County school district has agreed to buy 10 acres of land in Estero for $2.5 million to build one or more schools. The land purchase is pending a study ...

Estero teacher accused of inappropriate sex talk with student has Florida teacher certificate revoked  The News-Press

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High school swimming: Estero girls finish second at LCAC meet  Naples Daily News

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3 Fort Myers soccer players taken to hospital during district title game  NBC2 News

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Two arrests made in connection with threats at Lee County schools  The News-Press

A threat of violence at North Fort Myers High School prompted the assignment of additional school resource officers on campus Monday.

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Teen stalks, takes pictures of woman at Coconut Point Mall  NBC2 News

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Estero High football coach Brad Vojcak steps down a week before fall camp  The News-Press

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Estero teen starts nonprofit group to help families afford travel for kids' medical care  Naples Daily News

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Prep Football 2017 Preview: Estero upgrades offense, looks to be a force in 2017  Naples Daily News

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Public access keeps Estero driving range open  Naples Daily News

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FGCU student, Estero High School graduate opens acai cafe in Estero  Naples Daily News

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DCF opens investigation on former Estero High teacher  NBC2 News

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Roofing company completes large high school project  Business Observer

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Estero teacher resigns amid allegations of inappropriate contact  NBC2 News

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