Pine Island Eaglehttp://www.pineisland-eagle.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 23 Sep 2017 19:32:16 EDTSat, 23 Sep 2017 19:32:16 EDT'Dolphin House' catches on fire house, tented last week following Hurricane Irma, caught fire Sunday. The fire broke out at the residence known locally as the Dolphin House, at 4770 Pine Island Road NW, Matlacha at 1:48 p.m., officials said. "Just before 2:00 p.m.Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTRecovery begins after Hurricane Irma Saturday afternoon the winds of Hurricane Irma began to affect Pine Island. News reports of the devastation Irma inflicted on the Caribbean islands, Florida Keys and Naples frightened Pine Islanders enough to for many of them to evacuate.Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTMPIFDC well prepared for Hurricane Irma Hurricane Irma approached Pine Island the Pine Island Matlacha Fire Control District made preparations. "We had started meeting with the Lee County Emergency Operations Center the Tuesday before the storm," Fire Chief Mickuleit said.Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTResidents discovering special painted 'treasures' around the islands to the Facebook postings on "Pine Island Rocks," painted rocks are being found all over Pine Island. In fact painted rocks are being found all over the country.Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTTrump dispenses hoagies, handshakes in hurricane zone (AP) - President Donald Trump doled out hoagies and handshakes in the sweltering Florida heat on Thursday as he took a firsthand tour of Irma's devastation and liberally dispensed congratulatory words about the federal and state recovery...Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT