Pine Island Eagle to the Editoren-usSun, 27 May 2018 13:19:27 EDTSun, 27 May 2018 13:19:27 EDT Island resident salutes a true heroine! the editor: Last Friday, a boy was savagely attacked by a dog in the Winn-Dixie parking lot. Several people stopped to offer assistance but one person in particular really helped save the day.Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTLet those who benefit pay for schools' tax increase the editor: A recent headline "School district touts proposed sales tax" immediately caught my attention. The taxing agencies of all levels of government have an insatiable voracious appetite for others people's money.Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTNon-secular nature of public schools must be preserved the editor: A friend posted an article on a Florida group suing Collier County schools over "unbalanced" science books as a reminder that our local school board elections are really important and that we must all vote.Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTPine Island Elementary Springfest 2018 a success the editor: Pine Island Elementary School held its annual Springfest on Thursday, March 29.Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTMeemer's is closed the editor Unfortunately, Meemer's LLC, located at the old Dairy Queen (10493 Stringfellow Road), has closed effective May 12. Thanks to our customers that stopped by and thanks to our employees: Frank, Kathy, Jessica and Roe.Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 EDT