Rentz Law Firm sponsors Cornhole Tournament

The First Annual Rentz Law Firm Cornhole BOSS Season is underway! Twelve teams will be competing for the BOSS Cup at all LDRC Downtown Live events this year in… you guessed it, CORNHOLE. Each team will play two matches per Downtown Live event. The teams will then be placed into an elimination bracket for the […]

Inspiring LaBelle – Kelly Boone works tirelessly for the community

(Submitted photo) Proud mom and Executive Director of LDRC posts, “This is the Wearable Art from Thistle & Thorn, for Wharf Walk! Hannah was the lucky one to wear it and she rocked it! -beard and all!” Kelly Boone, is a mom of 16 year old twin daughters, Hannah and Haley and dog mom to […]

Ancient Body Art comes to life in LaBelle

You may have seen the beautiful, young artist, Ashley Gitchel, of Sweet Iris Designs, applying her beautiful and original henna designs last Friday, October 4, at LaBelle’s first “Downtown Live.” She has been working with henna for around five years, first discovering it on a camping trip and eventually obtaining her own henna cone at […]

Hendry gives antique fire engine to LDRC

LABELLE — The Hendry County Board voted Aug. 27 to convey a surplus antique fire truck, Engine 56 which went into service in 1950, to the LaBelle Downtown Revitalization Corp. (LDRC) for $1. Commissioner Karson Turner asked to pull the item from the board’s consent agenda to discuss the donation briefly with fellow board members. […]

Cash Mob meets at Me and My Girls Antiques

LaBelle’s First Cash Mob, organized by the LaBelle Downtown Revitalization Corporation was a blast! Mobbers swarmed Me and My Girls Antiques, cash in hand, and found amazing and unique items they never knew they needed. From miniature tea sets, to cast iron boot bugs, and the tastiest strawberry jam in town, this shop has everything […]

LaBelle Downtown Revitalization Corporation (LDRC) Named Quarterfinalist for America’s Main Streets Contest

LaBelle, Florida —The national small business movement, Independent We Stand, announces the quarterfinalists, including LaBelle Downtown Revitalization Corporation (LDRC) of LaBelle, in the 2019 “America’s Main Streets” contest. As the lifeblood of our cities and towns, Main Streets play an important role in the long-term success of communities and help build a sense of place. […]

Egg-cellent Easter Downtown event was all it was cracked up to be!

Let the Cash Mobbing begin!

Are you ready for the first-ever LaBelle Cash Mob? Do you find yourself asking, “What in the world is a Cash Mob?!” Well, the idea came up, while I was brainstorming innovative ideas to help local businesses thrive, with Kelly Boone, of the LaBelle Downtown Revitalization Corporation(LBRC). It’s a name that was inspired by “flash […]

LDRC Vying for $25K Cash Prize in national contest

Vote multiple times daily at https://www.mainstreetcontest.com/profile/52 to advance LaBelle Downtown Revitalization Corporation (LDRC) to the top LaBelle – On February 25, Independent We Stand, a national small business movement, kicked-off its fourth annual America’s Main Streets contest to help consumers, small business owners and Main Street organizations reward a deserving Main Street with $25,000 in […]

LaBelle Downtown promoters get county’s backing

LaBELLE — The LaBelle Downtown Revitalization Corporation (LDRC) won approval from the Hendry County Board on Tuesday, Feb. 26, of a promotional contract through the Tourism Development Council for $12,000. Perhaps better news to the crowd behind the LDRC’s recent efforts, though, was the feedback and encouragement they heard from County Commissioner Karson Turner. Although […]