Pine Island Eagle, 27 Aug 2016 12:48:16 EDTSat, 27 Aug 2016 12:48:16 EDT election recommendations ballots have gone out and early voting for the Aug. 30 Primary Election begins Aug. 20. There are a number of local, state and federal offices up for grabs this year with the primary being the official kickoff for most.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTOne community - together are supposed to offer answers. This one has none. Despite security - including armed security - a teen party at a club in Fort Myers turned deadly early Monday morning, July 25.Wed, 3 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTRemembering the 'Spirit of '45' and saying thanks're a dying breed. Unfortunately, and literally. Of the 16 million-plus American service men and women who served our country in the most devastating of international wars, World War II, little more than 1 million veterans remain.Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTA time to give pause label them "victims." We reduce them to statistics. And far too many of us are quick to use them as fodder to foster a political agenda of choice.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTHurricane season is here - be prepared are predicting an "average" hurricane season this year but we offer one salient reminder: It only takes one storm - and not a particularly bad one - to wreak havoc and impact our lives. Predicted are as many as 12 named storms.Wed, 8 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT