Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/category.detail/nav/5064/News from around the regionen-usTue, 31 Mar 2020 14:57:06 EDTTue, 31 Mar 2020 14:57:06 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssFlorida Surgeon General: COVID-19 peak to come mid-Mayhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591460.htmlWhile Lee Health treats 31 patients for COVID-19 in their facilities across the county and the cases rise across the state, Florida's Surgeon General believes the state's peak numbers won't be seen for another six weeks.Mon, 30 Mar 2020 00:00:00 EDTLee County passes resolution urging residents to stay home, avoid gatheringshttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591458.htmlLee County punched up it's stay-home recommendation Monday but stopped short of an order that would require residents to shelter in place. The resolution, drawn up by County Attorney Richard Wm.Mon, 30 Mar 2020 00:00:00 EDTMoody's office issues stimulus package scam alerthttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591457.htmlTALLAHASSEE, Fla.-Attorney General Ashley Moody today issued a Consumer Alert to warn Floridians about scammers using the new coronavirus stimulus package to target Floridians.Mon, 30 Mar 2020 00:00:00 EDTFort Myers Beach Town Council bans new reservations at lodging businesseshttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591459.htmlThe Town of Fort Myers Beach on Monday banned all new reservations at lodging establishments for 90 days.Mon, 30 Mar 2020 00:00:00 EDTSunday evening update: Lee COVID-19 cases at 152http://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591449.htmlAs of 6 p.m., there are 4,950 cases of the new coronavirus confirmed in Florida -- a bump of 704 -- as well as four additional deaths, one each in Collier, Palm Beach, Pinellas and Santa Rosa counties.Sun, 29 Mar 2020 00:00:00 EDT