Carrying on Traditions Ortona Cane Grinding Festival

While locals and returning snowbirds are likely familiar with Ortona Indian Mound Park, a state historical site that was once home to extinct Caloosahatchee Indian tribes, it is also the location of the annual Ortona Cane Grinding Festival that is held on the first Saturday of February each year. The park is pretty interesting to […]

First LaBelle Mom Prom A Fun Ladies Evening out to Support a Cause

On June 7, women in Hendry County and surrounding counties will wear prom gowns, up-dos, and dance the night away at the LaBelle Mom Prom to raise funds and awareness for MOPS of LaBelle. The LaBelle Mom Prom will take place at the Ortona Community Center from 7 p.m.-10 p.m. on Friday, June 7. This […]