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Welcome To Beach Talk Radio News

As a compliment to Beach Talk Radio, broadcast every Saturday at 9AM, we're launching this new news-focused website to keep the community informed about all the news happening on Fort Myers Beach. Our news coverage will include...All town government meetings, interviews with prominent members of the community, updates on major projects such as the Estero Boulevard road construction, Margaritaville, Bay Oaks, Bayside Park, Times Square, The Lovers Key expansion,  and many others.

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Lani Kai Killer Person of Interest in Custody

On Beach Talk Radio Saturday, August 1st, Lee County Commissioner Ray Sandelli said the Lee County Sheriff's Department has a "person of interest" in custody related to the Lain Kai murder which took place on July 15.

Lani Kai Owners Say Changes Are Coming Soon

The Conidiaris family, owners of the Lani Kai, did not attend the town council meeting on Monday. It's clear the family knows the community is outraged with the recent murder at the hotel, the excessive calls to the Sheriff and the backing of Chris Patton's lawsuits.

FMB Chamber Board ‘Highly Concerned”

At the Monday morning town council meeting, Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce President Jacki Liszak read a letter from the Chamber Board which, without actually coming out and using their name, tok aim at The Lani Kai.

Fort Myers Beach Turtle Update

Our friends at Turtle Time have informed us that the latest turtle count includes 131 loggerhead sea turtle nests and 38 nests have hatched. Fort Myers Beach has a record number of nests this year.

It’s Time For a Memorial On FMB

(By Kim Ryan) Forest "Butch" Critser wears many hats. One of them is as a proud the Vietnam Vet, and for the last four years Forrest has been doing everything in his power to get a War Memorial or Veteran's tribute erected on Fort Myers Beach.

Why I Love The Dolphins

(By “The Fairy Podmother,” Monica Lynn) In two words, love and gratitude. That’s why I do what I do. For those unfamiliar with me, I hail from Ohio and made my way to our island paradise eleven years ago. It wasn’t until 2017, however, that I began to fully appreciate the wonders of this place when I finally took to the water in my kayak.

Our Guests This Saturday….

We have another great lineup of guests joining Beach Talk Radio this Saturday morning at 9AM live from Pete's Time Out. FMB Town Councilman Jim Atterholt joins us a 9:00AM and candidate for the 19th Congressional district Byron Donalds takes the mic at 9:30. You can listen to every episode HERE.

If You See News Happening, Call Us

News happens every day on Fort Myers Beach. The new world order is made up of citizen journalists all over the country. Fort Myers Beach is no different. If you see news happening in your neighborhood, call it in. You can reach us at 239-247-3833. Your information will be kept confidential. You can trust us.

We Want Your Coolest Beach Pictures

Fort Myers Beach is one of the most beautiful places on planet earth. And we know you have the pictures to prove it. Every Monday, in our feature Beach Photo of The Week, we'll post #1 beach picture chosen by our panel of picture picking experts. Submit your picture today to edryantheeditor@gmail.com. And a big thank you to Carol Figura for sending us this beauty.