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Votes take the refuge out of nation wildlife refuges

April 5, 2017 To the editor: I want to make residents who like to think of themselves as conservation-minded, aware of the recent votes of our new congressman, Francis Rooney and our Republican senator Marco... more »»

Guest Commentary: Why incorporate the Villages of Lee Islands?

March 29, 2017 The governance of Matlacha and Pine Island by Lee County has been very good, but in the past it has been better. more »»

Guest Commentary: Listen to water experts in Lake O debate

March 29, 2017 In my previous role as Secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection, it wasn’t often I would find consensus on issues involving local water management districts, the state, and federal... more »»

Save the pigs

March 29, 2017 To the editor: Did you know the United States Department of Agriculture is in the process of killing every pig on Cayo Costa Island? Pigs have been on Cayo Costa since 1539. Save the pigs. J. more »»

Panther road kill carnage

March 29, 2017 To the editor: I, too, am angered and upset when I see another death of a panther due to road kill. more »»

Radicalism by any name is a threat to human freedom

March 29, 2017 To the editor: Sadly hiding behind the guise of political correctness in our nation today, as throughout the world, there is this movement of radical Islamic culture that does nothing more than teac... more »»

Steering Committee will keep residents informed concerning island incorporation

March 22, 2017 To the editor: Recent events on our Island have led to discussions concerning our future. more »»

I want my money back!

March 22, 2017 To the editor: The Greater Pine Island Civic Association wants to incorporate Pine Island, but do the residents? They are paying Joe Mazurkiewicz for a study, and have decided to pay him even more... more »»

Addressing several issues related to recent ‘Lifeline’ editorial

March 22, 2017 To the editor: I’d like to talk a little about the issues related to your article in the March 8 edition of the Pine Island Eagle: “Its time again to toss Lifeline a Lifelin. more »»

Calusa Land Trust thanks Pine Island community for the successful 2017 Rubber Duck Race

March 22, 2017 To the editor: A round of applause for all the 60-plus volunteers who worked so diligently and the 100-plus business and individual donors who contributed so generously to make this year’s Great... more »»

Future of Bright Futures is in our legislators’ hands

March 22, 2017 To the editor: One week ago the Florida Senate passed in a 35-1 vote the “Florida Excellence in Higher Education Act of 2017. more »»

Mel Meo helps members of Girl Scout Troop 49 earn their art badge

March 22, 2017 To the editor: My girls were working on their art badge so we brought them to Mel Meo to have her discuss art. The girls had a ball. They enjoyed the painting of a hibiscus flower. more »»

Resident supports Winn-DIxie

March 15, 2017 To the editor: I beg to differ with Joanne Salmon (Word on the Island, 3-8-17 Eagle) who thinks Pine Island needs a better grocery store. more »»

Thank you Jane Lopez for your service

March 15, 2017 To the editor: Jane Lopez , Beltone Hearing Aids, will no longer be at the American Legion Post monthly because of her serious health problem. more »»

New WAVE worship service coming to Pine Island Community Church

March 15, 2017 To the editor: Tropical waves are mainly a product of the wind. The Holy Spirit is blowing in a new "WAVE" at Pine Island Community Church. more »»

Take action

March 15, 2017 To the editor: After attending several meetings related to the annexation of Matlacha, I decided to be proactive by doing extensive research on the Florida law on annexation. more »»

Greater Pine Island Lions 7th annual raffle/auction a success — thanks for another good year

March 15, 2017 To the editor: Thanks to everyone who donated to the Greater Pine Island Lions 7th annual Raffle/Auction which was held on Saturday, Feb. 18. Again this year we held the Raffle/Auction at the St. more »»

More on the Northwest Spreader barrier

March 1, 2017 To the editor: While the Cape Council is doing high fives over the recent withdrawal of a lawsuit filed against the Cape over not replacing the Northwest Spreader Canal barrier, let us spend a few... more »»

Thanks to all who made Book Sale a great success

March 1, 2017 To the editor: The Friends of the Pine Island Library would like to thank all of the volunteers who helped with the Book Sale. This event is held twice a year at the Fishers of Men Lutheran Church. more »»

Urge county to pursue 20/20 purchase of Edison Farms property

March 1, 2017 To the editor: As the League of Women Voters of Lee County, Florida was one of the founding members of the grassroots initiative, Conservation 20/20, we are very pleased that the Lee County voters i... more »»



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