Pine Island Eagle, 30 Aug 2016 05:04:39 EDTTue, 30 Aug 2016 05:04:39 EDT Pollo Rico opens on Pine Island Island's newest restaurant, El Pollo Rico, opened March 26. "We opened to a 'soft opening' because we wanted to iron out everything," owner Mike Miceli said.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTBusinesses investing in solar could get tax break a constitutional amendment on the Aug. 30 ballot is approved by Florida voters, companies investing in renewable energy devices would receive a tax exemption, possibly encouraging the use of more renewable energy sources by businesse.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTChristine Wiederhold earns securities certification Wiederhold, the receptionist at Buzzy Phillips Raymond James office, has passed the "Series 7" test and has received her securities license. Her new title will be registered client service manager. According to the U.S.Wed, 3 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTIsland fudge shop celebrates Christmas in July on Sunday was a small turnout at the Pine Island Public Library for the Pine Island Flatwoods Preserve update plan meeting last Thursday. Jeff Anderson, site manager of the preserve, conducted the meeting.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTNew owners take over Ragged Ass Saloon ownership of Ragged Ass Saloon in St. James City changed last month from a "Chicago Group" of investors to four Southwest Florida partners: Nick Ruland, Peter Ennis, John Shields and Steve Lamonsoff.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT