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School superintendent’s contract extended for two years

June 17, 2015 School Superintendent Dr. Nancy Graham’s contract was renewed for another two years Tuesday. The renewal was automatic as the School District of Lee County elected not to vote on the matte. more »»

Exotic orchid blooms for Sanibel resident

June 17, 2015 Joe Salatino was pleasantly surprised last Wednesday morning when he walked outside and noticed his exotic orchid in bloom for the first time since planting it more than a month ago. more »»

Bokeelia man injured in accident released from hospital

June 17, 2015 A motorist has been released from the hospital following a multi-vehicle accident four months ago. As of last Thursday, Scott W. more »»

Boy Scouts build two spans at Dobbs Preserve

June 10, 2015 A group of Boy Scouts from Pine Island Troop 20 and members of the Calusa Land Trust gathered at Dobbs Preserve recently to celebrate the completion of two bridges built by the scouts. more »»

Lee property values continue upward trend

June 10, 2015 By JIM LINETTE Property values in Lee County continue to rise as indicated by the estimated 2015 Tax Roll Values released Friday by Property Appraiser Ken Wilkinso. more »»

Matlacha Mariners makes donations to island organizations

June 10, 2015 At the monthly meeting of the Matlacha Mariners, President Garth Moreau and board member Roy Cruckshank presented checks to three island charities: Beacon of H.O.P.E., F.I.S.H. more »»

Sunset Dreams holds grand opening

June 10, 2015 By ED FRANKS The Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of the island's newest business, Sunset Dreams, Thursday mornin. more »»

Pine Island Elementary kindergartners graduate

June 10, 2015 Forty-nine Pine Island Elementary School kindergartners celebrated their graduation last Wednesday with ice cream and cake. more »»

Ruane throws hat into County Commission race

June 10, 2015 For the last eight years, Sanibel Mayor Kevin Ruane has led the barrier island community in city government and has spearheaded a state-wide push in water quality for Southwest Florida. more »»

Chamber crowns Mango Mania royalty

June 3, 2015 By ED FRANKS efranks@breezenewspaper. more »»

Pine Island Planning Committee Meeting scheduled for June 10

June 3, 2015 The next meeting of the Pine Island Planning Committee will be at 7 p.m., June 10, at the Fishers of Men Lutheran Churc. more »»

Jim McLaughlin retires from Beacon

June 3, 2015 Jim McLaughlin, Beacon of H.O.P.E. board member, has officially retired as food director for the group. “I just thought it was time for a break,” McLaughlin said. more »»

VFW holds Memorial Day ceremony

June 3, 2015 Temperatures were in the 90s when the Memorial Day ceremony began at 11 a.m. Monday, March 25. About 150 people were in attendance when retiring Commander Keith Keefer opened the ceremony. more »»

Creative Coast Preschoolers visit Pine Island Elementary

June 3, 2015 Last Tuesday morning, 15 children from Creative Coast Preschool visited Pine Island Elementary School for “swap day.” “Today we are doing our 'swap day,'” PIE Kindergarten teacher Kathy Frahm said. more »»

Firefighters, teachers take on 5th graders in kickball

June 3, 2015 Thursday morning, teachers from Pine Island Elementary School and Pine Island firefighters assembled at the physical education field at the school to face the 5th graders of the school. more »»

Rock on the Dock

June 3, 2015 Low Key Tiki will hold its 4th Annual Rock On the Dock Song Writer's Festival Saturday, June 13, from 1-6 p.m. more »»

M/PIFCD presents plaque to Bobby Holloway Memorial Fund board, swears in new commissioners

June 3, 2015 The Matlacha/Pine Island Fire District awarded a plaque of appreciation to the Bobby Holloway Memorial Fund board Wednesday evening. more »»

From Our Hearts thanks students for calendar art

June 3, 2015 Last Friday morning, From Our Heart vice president John Thurston, presented the 13 winners of the calendar art contest with a framed copy of their artwork. Each year, From Our Hearts Inc. more »»

Wounded Warrior Anglers hold Redfish Poker Fishing Championship; drawing held for boat

June 3, 2015 The 3rd annual Redfish Shootout, previously known as the Redfish Poker Fishing Championship, was held Saturday, May 23, at Olde Fish House Marina. The shootout was held in memory of Spc. more »»

Beacon partners with aging with independence

May 27, 2015 The Beacon of H.O.P.E. will present “Aging With Independence” this Friday, May 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at its new building - 5090 Doug Taylor Circle, St. James City. more »»



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