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Mobile Food Pantry to visit Pine Island Elementary

August 2, 2017 On Tuesday, Aug. 8, the Harry Chapin Food Bank will hold a mobile food pantry distribution at Pine Island Elementary School from 4-6 p.m. in conjunction with the back to school open house. more »»

Master Gardener Training Program begins Friday

August 2, 2017 Looking to hone your gardening skills? Beginning Aug. 4 through Nov. more »»

VegHeads 4-H club in North Fort Myers to give away free vegetable seeds

August 2, 2017 For garden enthusiasts in the North Fort Myers area, growing vegetables could be as easy as going to the North Fort Myers Recreation Center. Beginning Tuesday, Aug. more »»

Food contest results announced for MangoMania Tropical Fruit Festival

August 2, 2017 By ED FRANKS efranks@breezenewspapers. more »»

Spotted skunk showing signs of recovery at CROW

August 2, 2017 Due to the rarity of the species, the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife pulled out all of its stops to help a very young spotted skunk that had an infected open wound on the top of her head,... more »»

Early results back for residents' response to island incorporation question

July 28, 2017 In June, the Greater Pine Island Civic Association sent out a letter and a prepaid postcard to Pine Island / Matlacha voters asking residents whether the "GPICA should continue to investigate... more »»

Moya the osprey released on Pine Island

July 26, 2017 Last Tuesday afternoon, Susanne Quattro and several residents of St. James City gathered on Cherimoya Street to release a young osprey they named Moya. more »»

Hannon provides update on annexation lawsuit

July 26, 2017 Last Wednesday, July 19, Michael Hannon and the Matlacha Civic Association announced “Judge Kyle's order adopting, in full, the recommendation of Magistrate Bocelli on the motion to dismiss filed b... more »»

CW Fudge holds ‘Christmas in July’ celebration

July 26, 2017 The parking lot overflowed across the street at CW Fudge Saturday, well before the “Christmas in July” celebration began at 1 p.m. “I'm thrilled at the turnout today,” co-owner William Tidball said. more »»

Grand jury: not enough evidence to charge islander in man’s shooting death

July 26, 2017 After more than two years, a Lee County grand jury came back with “no true bill” ruling Monday, meaning John Marshall will not be charged in the shooting death of Theodore Hubbell on March 4, 2015. more »»

‘Ding’ Darling’s annual photo contest is back

July 26, 2017 For the last 30 years, the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge has held its annual “Ding” Darling Days Amateur Nature Photography Contest. more »»

Cape Wellness Center to introduce Healthy Life Series

July 26, 2017 Starting in August, the Wellness Center of Cape Coral will offer a new set of health programs. more »»

Cape tween wins ice cream flavor contest

July 26, 2017 Cape Coral’s Annabelle Phillips said it only took her a few seconds to come up with her ice cream recipe. Vanilla ice cream, her favorite? Check. Salted caramel ribbons? Check. more »»

Dropping in at the annual MangoMania Tropical Fruit Festival

July 19, 2017 With the exception of a huge thunderstorm and a power outage Saturday afternoon, the 21st annual MangoMania Tropical Fruit Festival was called a huge succes. more »»

American Legion installs 2017-18 officers

July 19, 2017 Last Wednesday night, the American Legion Post 136 hall was filled nearly to capacity as the officers for 2017-2018 were officially installed. more »»

Green sea turtles nest numbers strong on Sanibel

July 19, 2017 The first green sea turtle was tagged on June 5, east of Bowman's Beach, on the west end of Sanibel. more »»

Surveillance cameras catch vandalism at Matlacha businesses

July 19, 2017 At approximately 2:12 a.m. today, two businesses in Matlacha were vandalized. more »»

Island boil water notice expected to be lifted today

July 17, 2017 A precautionary boil water notice that was issued late last week due to a water line break on Stringfellow Road near Charlotte Shores, is expected to be cleared last this afternoon, July 17,... more »»

Pine Island’s tropical fruit festival this weekend

July 12, 2017 The Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce’s 21st annual MangoMania Tropical Fruit Festival will be held this Saturday, and Sunday, July 15-16, at the German American Club on Pine island Road in... more »»

Old-timers reunion — a walk down memory lane

July 12, 2017 Saturday morning, many of the islands "old-timers" arrived at the old Matlacha/Pine island fire house (the art building in Matlacha Park) to celebrate and reminisce about "Old Pine Island" and "Old... more »»



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