Saturday, December 13, 2014 7:54am

Naples

‘KING TIDE’ CAUSES SEAWALL LEAKAGE ALONG NAPLES CANAL


Long Beach had its highest tide of the season today — roughly 7.3 feet — with a “king tide” at about 8:17 a.m. The periodic natural phenomenon — caused by the Earth, moon and sun lining up to create a strong gravitational tide force — as expected caused seawater to cover most of the beach […]

SHOULD NAPLES RESIDENTS PAY FOR SEAWALLS THAT SUPPORT THEIR LIFESTYLE?


The Naples seawalls keep private mansions and their manicured gardens from tumbling onto adjacent boat docks---with mooring fees that the city deeply discounts for residents---then crashing into the canals. Is fair---or even legal---to repair them by using Tidelands Funds intended for the widest public benefit?

CRIME, CRIME, EVERYWHERE A CRIME?


From a Naples office building to a man strong-armed in downtown Long Beach to a business in Bixby Knolls, burglaries topped this morning’s front-page news on LBReport.com. Police continue to investigate all three crimes. Have a nice Memorial Day Weekend!