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American Legion installs 2017-18 officers

July 19, 2017 Last Wednesday night, the American Legion Post 136 hall was filled nearly to capacity as the officers for 2017-2018 were officially installed. more »»

Green sea turtles nest numbers strong on Sanibel

July 19, 2017 The first green sea turtle was tagged on June 5, east of Bowman's Beach, on the west end of Sanibel. more »»

Surveillance cameras catch vandalism at Matlacha businesses

July 19, 2017 At approximately 2:12 a.m. today, two businesses in Matlacha were vandalized. more »»

Island boil water notice expected to be lifted today

July 17, 2017 A precautionary boil water notice that was issued late last week due to a water line break on Stringfellow Road near Charlotte Shores, is expected to be cleared last this afternoon, July 17,... more »»

Pine Island’s tropical fruit festival this weekend

July 12, 2017 The Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce’s 21st annual MangoMania Tropical Fruit Festival will be held this Saturday, and Sunday, July 15-16, at the German American Club on Pine island Road in... more »»

Old-timers reunion — a walk down memory lane

July 12, 2017 Saturday morning, many of the islands "old-timers" arrived at the old Matlacha/Pine island fire house (the art building in Matlacha Park) to celebrate and reminisce about "Old Pine Island" and "Old... more »»

Legion’s July 4th parade, fireworks don’t disappoint

July 12, 2017 Spectators began lining Stringfellow Road between Winn-Dixie and the four corners early last Tuesday morning — many trying to find some shade from the already hot sun. more »»

Juvenile bald eagle released in Cape Coral

July 12, 2017 A juvenile bald eagle took flight towards the trees at the front of the Cape Coral Sports Complex Friday afternoon after slowing taking its time once the carrier cage doors opened. more »»

Pine Island Elementary again earns A grade

July 12, 2017 The School District of Lee County saw overall improvement for the 2016-17 school year, according to preliminary grades released recently by the Florida Department of Educatio. more »»

DL Havlin releases another action-packed mystery

July 5, 2017 Pine Island writer DL Havlin has won numerous Florida Writers Association - Royal Palm Literary Awards, as well as an Outstanding Writers Literary Award and an Outstanding Writers Short Fiction Award. more »»

Woodstock Airport rezoning discussed

July 5, 2017 Lee County Mosquito Control District officials met with residents last Tuesday evening at Fire House #1 to discuss rezoning the Woodstock Airport from "Agricultural" to "Community Facilities" zonin. more »»

Beacon, Harry Chapin Food Bank deliver 150 meals

July 5, 2017 Thursday morning the Beacon of HOPE and the Harry Chapin Mobile Food Pantry handed out slightly over 6,000 pounds of food to Pine Islanders. more »»

Lovegrove paintings acquired by Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy

July 5, 2017 Lovegrove Gallery & Gardens has announced the acquisition of four paintings by The Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy. more »»

Eight Lee County non-profits receive $20,000 in CAMEO grants

July 5, 2017 Eight non-profit organizations that serve senior citizens in Lee County recently received financial grants totaling $20,000 at the 2017 CAMEO Recipient Awards ceremony held at Shell Point Retirement... more »»

Yard Dog Charlie’s annual deck party is July 4 at Woody’s Waterside

June 28, 2017 Yard Dog Charlie's annual "Helping Paws Food and Supply Drive" deck party takes place Tuesday, July 4, at Woody's Waterside. “Florida is famous for the 'Early Bird Specials,'" Charlie said. more »»

Seven students receive Kiwanis scholarships

June 28, 2017 The Greater Pine Island Kiwanis awarded 7 scholarships to local students last Wednesday morning at its weekly meeting. This brings this year's total to 13 scholarships. more »»

ACT begins back-to-school donation drive

June 28, 2017 A local not-for-profit agency is hosting a donation drive for school supplies and clothing. Abuse Counseling and Treatment Inc. more »»

Woodstock Airport rezoning public meeting Tuesday

June 22, 2017 A public meeting will be held about Woodstock Airport rezoning for Mosquito Control Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. more »»

Beacon hosts Mobile Food Pantry at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church

June 21, 2017 The Beacon of HOPE has announced that the Harry Chapin Mobile Food Pantry will visit Pine Island Thursday, June 29. more »»

Island Elks hold Flag Day celebration

June 21, 2017 The Pine Island Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks held its annual Flag Day ceremony last Wednesday. There were about 30 people in attendance. more »»



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