Pine Island Eagle Newsen-usMon, 11 Nov 2019 16:25:17 EDTMon, 11 Nov 2019 16:25:17 EDT Island Fire Control District receives new fire boat Matlacha/Pine Island Fire Control District took delivery of a new fire-fighting boat last week. The new craft is a 26-foot Silver Ships Freedom 26 Center Console.Thu, 7 Nov 2019 00:00:00 EDTCalusa Blueway Kayak Fishing Tournament Saturday charitable fishing tourney with both a twist and an on-shore component for the whole family is set for next Saturday in Matlacha. The 16th annual Calusa Blueway Kayak Fishing Tournament to be held Nov.Thu, 7 Nov 2019 00:00:00 EDTHeirs of Pine Island history books author donate rights to MOTI heirs to the estate of Elaine Blohm Jordan relinquished the rights to her books about the Pine Island to the Museum of the Islands on Oct. 11, 2019. Jordan was editor of the Pine Island Eagle in the 1980s and authored books about Pine Island.Thu, 7 Nov 2019 00:00:00 EDTRock Fest for Vets at Ragged Ass this weekend weekend, Nov. 9-10, the Ragged Ass Saloon will hold a Rock Fest for Vets. This event will benefit Wounded Warrior Project. "The two-day event begins at 11 a.m.Thu, 7 Nov 2019 00:00:00 EDTM/PIFCD holds annual open house Matlacha/Pine Island Fire Control District celebrated its annual Open House at Station #1 on Saturday. Mosquito Control and Lee County EMS participated in the event. "I'm really excited at the turnout this year," Fire Chief Ben Mickuleit said.Wed, 30 Oct 2019 00:00:00 EDT