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Voter registration deadline approaching for Aug. 30 Primary

July 20, 2016 Local residents who want to cast a ballot in the August primary or who need to change their political party only have two weeks left to do so. more »»

20th annual MangoMania Tropical Fruit Fair this weekend

July 13, 2016 More than 7,500 people are expected to flock to the German American Social Club for the 20th annual MangoMania Tropical Fruit Fair this weekend. The two-day event is Saturday, July 16, from 10 a.m. more »»

Legion’s July 4th parade a blast

July 13, 2016 Spectators for the annual island July 4th Parade began looking for shady spots to place their lawn chairs early Saturday morning. By the time the parade left the Winn-Dixie parking lot at 10 a.m. more »»

The Mallie Monroe adventures continue

July 13, 2016 After a four year wait, Pine Island author Marty Ambrose has finally released her fifth book in the "Mango Bay Mystery Series. more »»

Spirit of ‘45 to honor World War II veterans

July 13, 2016 As the years progress, it is getting harder and harder to bring World War II veterans together, as they have become too frail or pass away. On Sunday, Aug. more »»

Help protect sea turtle nests on Cayo Costa through ‘Adopt-A-Nest’ program

July 13, 2016 Cayo Costa State Park has experienced a terrific sea turtle nesting season thus far with 286 nests on the 8-mile stretch of beach. more »»

Gulf Coast Humane Society begins trap, neuter, release program across county

July 13, 2016 The Spay and Neuter Clinic at the Gulf Coast Humane Society has announced that it has started a trap, neuter, release (TNR) program. more »»

Paying tribute

July 6, 2016 The late Phil Buchanan served the Pine Island community for over 20 years, most recently with the Ceitus Boat Lift lawsuit and the revised Pine Island Plan. more »»

Geshe Chophel Norbu visits Pine Island

July 6, 2016 Twenty Pine islanders visited at the Pine Island Buddhist Center Saturday to hear Geshe Chophel Norbu speak about life in the monastery. more »»

Beacon of H.O.P.E. has several volunteer opportunities available

July 6, 2016 If you are a people person, someone who inspires trust and confidence, an individual who understands the importance of confidentiality; if you'd like to give back to the community and are looking fo... more »»

Legion installs new officers

June 29, 2016 Last Wednesday night, the American Legion Post 136 hall was filled nearly to capacity as the officers for 2016-2017 were officially installed. more »»

‘Rock on the Dock’ Songwriters Festival a big hit

June 29, 2016 Once again warm temperatures, cold beer and great original music were all celebrated at Low Key Tiki Saturday afternoon. more »»

Kiwanis awards six scholarships

June 29, 2016 Last Wednesday at its weekly meeting, the Greater Pine Island Kiwanis awarded six more scholarships to local students. more »»

Greater Pine Island Elks celebrates Flag Day

June 29, 2016 Between 45 to 50 people gathered at the Elks Lodge June 14 to celebrate Flag Day. more »»

Water quality subject of summit

June 29, 2016 Local community leaders and experts came from both sides of Lake Okeechobee to discuss a subject that has started to have a negative impact on water quality and tourism: Lake Okeechobee. more »»

Cardiac Rehabilitation Facility unveiled at Cape Hospital

June 29, 2016 Cape Coral has long been known as the second largest city, area-wise, in the state of Florida. In recent years, the city has become the largest base of residents of any Lee County community. more »»

E8 responding well to antibiotics, continues to improve

June 29, 2016 E8, the juvenile American bald eagle undergoing treatment at CROW?on Sanibel, continues to recover from an infection in the broken bone of the right le. more »»

Area boaters asked to be on the lookout for missing family

June 22, 2016 The Coast Guard station on Fort Myers Beach Maritime Emergency Response Team is among the entities searching for a family that failed to arrive in Fort Myers after their sailboat was caught in heavy... more »»

Pine Island Elementary Principal Mazzoli reassigned

June 22, 2016 Pine Island Elementary School Principal Robert Mazzoli has been reassigned to another Lee County school. His last day at Pine Island Elementary was last Monday. “I've been here 9 years,” Mazzoli said. more »»

Kiwanis awards 13 student scholarships

June 22, 2016 After a disappointing 2016 Taste of Pine Island, the Pine Island Kiwanis still managed to raise a substantial amount of money for student scholarships. more »»



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