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Guest Opinion: Social isolation & loneliness and COVID-19

July 1, 2020 As a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic, Americans are required to be less social in order to avoid infecting themselves and others with the virus. more »»

 
 
 
The new abnormal

July 1, 2020 To the editor: Originally masks were about lowering the curve. The curve has successfully been lowered. more »»

Time to do the right thing

July 1, 2020 To the editor: Almost 20 years ago, the harmed Florida residents received a Walmart gift card for about $25 per tree. more »»

It is time to listen to the scientists

July 1, 2020 To the editor: Gov. Ron DeSantis' failure to “re-open” the state of Florida in a safe manner is taking a severe toll on the health and economic well being of our citizens. more »»

Guest Opinion: Lake Okeechobee: The water war continues

June 24, 2020 After many years of work by clean water advocates and with the leadership of Gov. Ron DeSantis, Florida has finally adopted a balanced approach to water policy that gives all stakeholders input. more »»

Southwest Florida Face Mask Crew to distribute masks on July 3

June 24, 2020 To the editor: The Southwest Florida Face Mask Crew will be holding a special Independence Day Face Mask distribution on Friday, July 3, from 4-7 p.m., at the Winn-Dixie Center in St. James City. more »»

It’s simply a matter of good public health

June 24, 2020 To the editor: The decision whether or not to wear a facial mask in public should never have become a political issue, or a symbol of a culture war. more »»

Guest Opinion: We are stronger, and safer, together

June 17, 2020 As leaders of Lee and Collier County, we want to express our since thanks for all you have done to help slow the spread and flatten the curve of COVID-19. We know this has not been easy. more »»

Southwest Florida Face Mask Crew offers thanks

June 17, 2020 To the editor: Thank you to all who made our Southwest Florida Face Mask Crew event a success  last weekend, particularly Eric McCrea, pastor of the Methodist Church, and Demine Immigration Firm fro... more »»

Time to rename Lee County

June 17, 2020 To the editor: Robert E. Lee fought to preserve human trafficking. It is time to rename Robert E. Lee County. There is a difference between remembering the past and learning from mistakes vs. more »»

Guest Opinion: School District gears up for learning continuity

June 10, 2020 As our families begin their much-needed summer break, District staff is busy planning for the reopening of our schools in fall of 20-21. more »»

Defund the police?

June 10, 2020 To the editor: Well, that makes a lot of sense if you are a criminal anarchist sowing seeds of revolution in order to promote the downfall of the United States of America. more »»

Lee must prioritize those impacted by COVID-19 as our state reopens

June 10, 2020 To the editor: The following comments were entered into the record before the Lee County Board of County Commissioners. more »»

Guest Opinion: Safer Together was and still is a job well done

June 3, 2020 As leaders of Lee and Collier County, we want to express our since thanks for all you have done to help slow the spread and flatten the curve of COVID-19. We know this has not been easy. more »»

Who's receiving stimulus checks?

June 3, 2020 To the editor: Hey, did you get your stimulus check? My grandmother did! Only, she's been dead for 19 years. Incompetent? Your guess! Sandy Pleake St. more »»

Safety precautions still needed

June 3, 2020 To the editor: Please fellow neighbors, 1. Wear a mask if you have to go in public. 2. Stay home and order groceries if you can. 3. more »»

No one has the right to endanger others

June 3, 2020 To the editor: This morning’s news, showing large groups of people all over the U.S. ignoring social distancing guidelines, has inspired this letter. more »»

Guest Opinion: Every month should be mental health month

May 27, 2020 Since 1949, the month of May has been observed as Mental Health Month in the United States. more »»

Thank you all for helping keep Pine Island beautiful

May 27, 2020 To the editor: Thank you Paulette LeBlanc and the Pine Island Eagle for helping publicize the problem of litter on our roadways. more »»

Say ‘no’ to new toll road

May 27, 2020 To the editor: Please do not build a new road from I-4 to Immokalee. The Sierra Club has built a long list of prestigious companies and organizations which have opposed this road. more »»

Guest Opinion: Rising up to the challenge

May 20, 2020 As we come to the end of another school year, we find ourselves in a unique position! We are not doing business as usual. more »»

 
 

 

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2018 Gnarly Head Old Vine Zinfandel

July 1, 2020 #28-20-PIE In a couple of days we will be celebrating perhaps the biggest outdoor BBQ of the year during the Fourth of July Weekend. more »

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