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Supervisors support building new GSCDD HQ at Gateway Commons

It appears as though the efforts of two Pinecrest homeowners to outsmart the rest of Gateway have backfired spectacularly. In case you weren’t following the saga: the Gateway Services District attempted to purchase the abandoned building beside the Trinity Church to turn it in...



Food Runner becomes a major GFFL sponsor for 2018 spring season

Restaurant delivery service Florida Food Runner has formed a significant corporate partnership with the Gateway Flag Football League for their 2018 spring season. While exact terms of the deal will not be disclosed, Food Runner will be paying for all field lighting expenses incurred...


Lee County soccer fields are $30/hour, while Gateway’s now cost $48/hour

We’re still trying to make sense of Thursday’s 3-2 decision by the Board of Supervisors of the Gateway Services District to increase the soccer field rental rates by astronomical proportions. Chairman Margaret Fineberg, Vice-Chairman Bill Guy and Supervisor Kathleen Flaherty all voted to raise the...


THREE SCROOGES: Politicians send Gateway youth sports on death spiral

Three members of the Board of Supervisors of the Gateway Services Community Development District have a simple, two-word message for the youth sports leagues in Gateway this holiday season: Bah humbug. At yesterday’s district meeting, Chairman Margaret Fineberg, Vice-Chairman Bill Guy and Supervisor Kathleen...


New #williegate rumor: Did Supervisor Flaherty set up Big Willie?

Multiple Stoneybrook HOA board members have told the Gateway Sun that there is another possibility that would explain why board president George Flaherty got Big Willie fired from his Stoneybrook security guard position. While these board members may or may not have shared what...


Samantha Dee Beausoleil wanted by LCSO for Gateway Publix theft

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Samantha Dee Beausoleil, 34, in connection with the baby formula theft at the Gateway Publix last week. (Hat tip, Lehigh Acres Citizen.) Beausoleil was observed stuffing over a dozen cans of formula in to her purse...


Guard fired from Stoneybrook after run-in with George and Kathleen Flaherty?

Multiple sources have told the Gateway Sun that Stoneybrook HOA President George Flaherty recently pressured the community’s security contractor to fire the beloved security guard known as “Big Willie”, who had been patrolling Stoneybrook for years. As a result, Big Willie no longer works in that community....



Roundabout and landscaping changes for Gateway Boulevard?

Some residents of the Daniel’s Preserve community have been pushing the Lee County Department of Transportation to install a traffic light at the intersection of Gateway Boulevard and Commerce Lakes Drive. LCDOT Deputy Director Dave Murphy had some good news… and bad news… to share....