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Monthly Archives: September 2016


One suspect captured, two remain at large in 7-Eleven robbery

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office have arrested Darrell Tramaine Griffin, 19, in connection with this morning’s armed robbery of the 7-Eleven on Gateway Boulevard. According to the arrest report, store staff noticed somebody “slam open” the front door of the 7-Eleven open shortly after...


Gateway 7-Eleven robbed

Multiple news outlets are reporting that the 7-Eleven on Gateway Boulevard was robbed early this morning. NBC-2 stated that “two or three” people were involved in the armed robbery, and that one of them is in custody. More to follow.


No truth to rumor that Gill told Tinkle she would be withdrawing

Is there a #NeverTinkle movement afoot in Gateway? Earlier today this publication was provided with incorrect information that GSCDD Supervisor Pamela Gill may have tipped off Ed Tinkle that she would be withdrawing from the election for the CDD board’s Seat 3. The premise...


Timber Ridge somehow not in ruins, despite the lack of an HOA board

The Gateway Sun can confirm that the Timber Ridge community remains undestroyed, despite the fact all three members of their HOA board resigned over a month ago. The gate still opens. The ponds do not bubble, nor froth. People still get their mail delivered and...


Pam Gill withdraws from race, Ed Tinkle era begins November 17

It looks like Ed Tinkle was right … we will see in November, boys. Supervisor Pamela Gill has withdrawn from the race for Seat 3 of the Board of Supervisors of the Gateway Services Community Development District. That means her lone challenger, Gateway Greens HOA...


GSCDD board approves FY2017 budget after addressing residents’ concerns

Yesterday was the public hearing about the fiscal 2017 budget for the Gateway Services Community Development District, where your 5 elected Supervisors explained to several upset residents why their district assessments were increasing 18% next year. If you’re a long-time reader of this website you already know...