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How can changes to Lake Okeechobee’s release schedule help the refuge?

April 23, 2019 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is embarking on a multiyear project to establish a new release schedule for Lake Okeechobee. more »»

 
 
 
Next steps for beach renourishment project on Captiva

April 23, 2019 Thank you for voting yes on the bond referendum for the 2020-2021 beach renourishment project. more »»

Rotary Happenings: Rotary hears from Harry Chapin Food Bank official

April 23, 2019 The Sanibel-Captiva Rotary Club’s guest speaker on April 12 was Richard LeBer, president and chief executive officer of the Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florid. more »»

Safe at Sea: The saltwater slalom

April 23, 2019 Florida’s saltwater boating slalom is better known as cruising on the Gulf waters during stone crab season. From October to May, it becomes a challenge for all boaters — and a few boaters’ nightmar. more »»

Faces on Faith: The gospel of Easter

April 23, 2019 There is nothing louder than life, and this month we have again celebrated the eternal life of a risen Savior. more »»

On the Water: An up and down week on the water

April 23, 2019 For a good part of the past week, anglers dealt with windy conditions and days with slow tides at time. more »»

Shell Shocked: Man’s best friend — his pencil

April 23, 2019 The pencil companies really hate me. I’m not their typical customer. I bought a box of standard size pencils about four years ago. more »»

In The Garden: Dwarf clusia 'Nana' is a miniature version

April 23, 2019 Most everyone is familiar with the clusia that is commonly used as a hedge or buffer. more »»

Center Stage: 'Second Chances' is a show to go see

April 23, 2019 This is the seventh successful edition of “Second Chances The Thrift Shop Musical” since it first opened in September 2015 at the Off-Broadway Palm Theatre. more »»

Theater Notes: Celebrating young actors

April 23, 2019 This theater critic had three plays he’s seen that made his heart sing. I don’t say that lightl. more »»

Recipe of the Week: Tuscan Pork Tenderloin Stuffed with Sage and Figs

April 23, 2019 In the charming small hilltop town of Castellina in Chianti, between Florence and Siena, you can find some of the best restaurants in Tuscan. more »»

Poetic License: 'Cheetah Is Gone At 81'

April 23, 2019 Shirley danced in my temple of fame, Deanna sang to a hundred men. Gloria Jean dropped her last name Like Cheetah, gone at 81. more »»

Facing Florida’s public health crisis

April 20, 2019 Hats off to Southwest Florida Congressman Francis Rooney for pressing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other federal agencies to tell the public what it knows about the threat of... more »»

What is missing?

April 16, 2019 If this was your first spring on our islands, or if you are not an observant, seasoned beachcomber, you might not notice that something on our islands is amiss. This spring is not like the others. more »»

Faces on Faith: Everyone should see Israel with their own eyes

April 16, 2019 At 8:10 one morning in Israel, I boarded the 8:10 a.m. bus to Jerusalem at the Tiberias Terminal. more »»

On the Water: Warm weather brings good fishing

April 16, 2019 April kicked off with a front dropping down early in the week bringing a few windy days and scattered showers. As we moved closer to the weekend, we were back to sunny days with light wind. more »»

Shell Shocked: The intransitive verb blues

April 16, 2019 As I get older I keep coming up with strange new symptoms. The other day I woke up with a roaring case of intransitive verbs. I don’t know how this occurred. more »»

In The Garden: Florida peperomia is ideal for carefree gardeners

April 16, 2019 Florida peperomia (Peperomia obstusifolia) is a native groundcover primarily used for natural landscapes and shade gardens in Southwest Florida. more »»

Center Stage: Annual Writers Read marks 35 years of shared poetry

April 16, 2019 It’s hard to believe that Writers Read recently celebrated its 35th anniversary. It seems only yesterday that I attended the first one under the careful dedication of its founder, Winnie Donahu. more »»

Recipe of the Week: Shrimp Wontons with Hoisin Dipping Sauce

April 16, 2019 By the time one of my good friends on the island telephoned to invite my husband and I to a going away party to celebrate the end of the season, most of my refrigerator and freezer where already... more »»

Poetic License: 'Rich Man's Rap'

April 16, 2019 You may think I’m unfair to the poor when they rhyme And make use of a curse word one-third of the time And complain about women who call in the cops ‘Cause the old man got high and he gave them som... more »»

 
 

 

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Don't Forget To Stretch!

October 3, 2011 Even the most diligent exercisers tend to forget one of the most important components of any exercise program –stretching. more »

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