Pine Island Eagle to the Editoren-usTue, 25 Sep 2018 22:20:54 EDTTue, 25 Sep 2018 22:20:54 EDT Opinion: Sea-level rise must be taken seriously, a United States Representative and a scientist from our regional state university, have come together to acknowledge that sea-level rise is an urgent problem for our community, but one that we must and can address.Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 EDTQuestions about WCIND hearing the editor: The West Coast Inland Navigation District's final budget hearing was another roaring succes.Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 EDTWe all need to be part of the solution the editor: The water quality crisis in Florida is a wakeup call to us all. Calling the current ecological disaster a result of red or brown tide is misleading.Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 EDTGuest Comment: This is our burning water moment 1969 a river caught on fire. The Cuyahoga River in Cleveland Ohio had finally had enough. Enough industrial pollution from decades of discharges that the river started burning.Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 EDTGuest Comment: Building new schools or maintaining existing schools should not be an either-or proposition 2002, Florida voters approved what sounded like a great thing for children. Reducing class sizes to prescribed caps, advocates said, would increase student achievement and create more manageable classrooms for teachers.Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 EDT