Buzz’s Lighthouse Restaurant reopens; Lighthouse Inn closed permanently

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Buzz’s Lighthouse Restaurant reopened Tuesday after being damaged by Hurricane Ian, but the adjacent Lighthouse Inn didn’t survive the historic storm.

The iconic North Naples properties across Gulf Shore Drive from Vanderbilt Beach were heavily battered by the hurricane two months ago. The vintage motel completed 45 seasons, but it won’t see another one.

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