Along the Gulfshore

Hurricane Stories

Tales of how Southwest Florida came together before, during and after Hurricane Irma.

While Irma tried to do its worst to Southwest Florida, the best in us has started to show. Here, we are collecting your stories about how you survived the hurricane. So far, we've got stories about the kindness of strangers, perseverance in dire circumstances and the community spirit that has uplifted all of us in the hurricane's wake. If you have a story to share, send it to us here.