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Islanders hold peaceful protest on Matlacha Bridge

May 18, 2016 More than 20 Pine Island/ Matlacha residents arrived at the Matlacha Bridge around noon Sunday to show their concerns about the waters of Matlacha Pass. more »»

Matlacha Hookers award 11 'Hooked on Education' scholarships

May 18, 2016 The Matlacha Hookers awarded 11 scholarships during its May 9 meeting at Sandy Hook Restaurant. Each received $1,500 to be used at any post-secondary institution of their choosin. more »»

Bluegrass, Brew and BBQ to benefit for Operation Open Arms

May 18, 2016 For the third year in a row, the Bluegrass, Brew and BBQ benefit will be held on Fort Myers Beach Memorial Day weekend. The event will be held Saturday, May 28, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. more »»

Islander sentenced for DUI manslaughter, other charges

May 18, 2016 A driver who crashed into a Cape Coral pool hall, killing one person, has been sentenced. William Henry Gulliver, 75, of 2230 Palm Ave., S. more »»

E8 continues slow recovery

May 18, 2016 The eaglet strongly believed to be E8, that was seen last week on video being knocked out of the nest by an owl, has continued to slowly recover from its injuries. more »»

Fire department holds Bike Safety Day

May 11, 2016 Last Wednesday morning, the Matlacha/Pine Island Fire Department held its "Bicycle Safety Day" at Pine Island Elementary School. more »»

Civic talks clean water fight at meeting

May 11, 2016 About 75 people attended the season's final Tuesday evening meeting of the Greater Pine Island Civic Association. Guests included John W. more »»

Kindergartners put ‘finishing touches’ on time capsule

May 11, 2016 Pine Island Elementary School kindergarten students added their handprints to the outside of the Pine Island Eagle Time Capsule last week. more »»

Second eaglet in North Fort Myers finally fledges; now missing from nest

May 11, 2016 Just a few shorts days after fledging, the eaglet dubbed E8 is missing from its nest tree after an apparent incident in the early morning hours over the weekend. more »»

Cape Coral City Council to consider bike lane options for Old Burnt Store Road

May 11, 2016 Responding to a request from the Transportation Advisory Commission, Cape Coral city staff was expected to present two options to City Council Monday afternoon for extending existing bicycle lanes o... more »»

Rials receives Zonta’s Young Women in Public Affairs Award

May 11, 2016 The 2016 recipient of Zonta’s Young Women in Public Affairs annual award is Casey Rials of Bokeelia, a senior with a 4.48 GPA at Cape Coral’s Mariner High School. more »»

Pine Island author’s first novel tells story of family living between two countries, cultures

May 4, 2016 Marta Elva's debut novel "American Tumbleweeds" tells the story of the Ramirez family living on the United States border between the two worlds of Mexico and America. more »»

Fire district receives improved ISO rating

May 4, 2016 By ED FRANKS efranks@breezenewspapers. more »»

Knights donate $1,687 to school

May 4, 2016 Last Friday, the Pine Island Knights of Columbus presented Pine Island Elementary School Principal Rob Mazzoli with a check for $1,687. The money was raised from the its annual Tootsie Roll Campaig. more »»

Golfers compete in Chamber's inaugural golf tournament

May 4, 2016 Early Saturday morning, about 43 golfers assembled at Alden Pines Golf Club for the Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce First Annual Golf Tournament. more »»

Lee County’s Pine Island Commercial Marina boat ramp set to reopen May 7

May 4, 2016 Special to The Eagle news@breezenewspapers. more »»

Tree on C Street falls

May 4, 2016 Wynn Nichols has been living on the east end of C Street for 3 years and the trees surrounding his house have been there much longer. “It was about 9 a.m. and I just heard a noise,” Nichols said. more »»

Neon Summer to perform at Froggy's on Mother's Day

May 4, 2016 Neon Summer, a powerhouse trio consisting of Marty and Angela Short and Anna Ash, will appear at Froggy's in a special Mother's Day show Sunday, May 8, from 6-9 p.m. more »»

Cape City Council reconsiders, approves manatee protection ordinance for North Spreader

May 4, 2016 After voting last week to save the state's black bear from being hunted, but rejecting a local manatee protection zone in Northwest Cape, City Council members had a change of heart and passed the... more »»

Students from Cape Coral high schools earn Mayor's Scholarship Fund awards

May 4, 2016 Know your moral compass, be kind, there is no such thing as failure, push boundaries, know what your worth, live for the present and dream bi. more »»



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