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Bat Yam Temple announces High Holy Days services

August 13, 2020 Bat Yam Temple of the Islands announced that it will hold its High Holy Days Worship services virtually via Zoom, with advance pre-registration require. more »»

She Sells Sea Shells donates to SCCF

August 13, 2020 She Sells Sea Shells raised over $500 from the sales of its reusable shopping bags as part of an ongoing effort to offset plastic bag pollution and support conservation. more »»

Plane safely makes emergency landing on Sanibel beach

August 12, 2020 The Sanibel Police Department reported that a plane safely made an emergency landing at approximately 1:20 p.m. today on Sanibel at the beach near West Gulf Beach Drive Access #6. more »»

COVID-19 cases increase by one on Sanibel

August 12, 2020 Lee County has 16,872 confirmed cases of COVID-19 — 16,577 Florida residents and 295 non-residents — including 43 cases between Sanibel and Captiva, according to the Florida Department of Healt. more »»

Hatching season in full swing as nesting slows down

August 12, 2020 On Aug. 5, Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation Coastal Wildlife Director Kelly Sloan reported that sea turtle nesting is winding down, while hatching season is picking up. more »»

Executive director of shell museum steps down

August 12, 2020 After seven years at the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum, Executive Director Dorrie Hipschman has stepped down from her role to pursue other opportunities. more »»

Early voting for Primary Election continues

August 12, 2020 Early voting for the Aug. 18 Primary Election began on Aug. 8 and continues through Aug. 15. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.. more »»

Sanibel Sea School to host educational programs

August 12, 2020 The Sanibel Sea School will offer a variety of limited in-person offerings for children, families and small groups this fall, including after-school sessions, family private programs and customized... more »»

Shorebird fledglings spotted at beaches around region

August 12, 2020 On Aug. 5, Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation Shorebird Biologist Audrey Albrecht reported that the organization recently received news about some of the islands' snowy plovers. more »»

Monthly giving program latest in DDWS pandemic recovery measures

August 12, 2020 This week, the “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge rolled out its OMG (Once-a-Month Giver) program as part of ongoing efforts to recoup financial losses caused by pandemic closures... more »»

Online reservation system launched for recreation center

August 12, 2020 Scheduling weight room, lap swim and tennis court appointments at the Sanibel Recreation Center is now easier with the center's new online reservation system, which the city launched on Aug. 10. more »»

Progressive Club to hold monthly meeting

August 12, 2020 The Progressive Club of the Islands will hold its virtual monthly meeting on Aug. 20 at 4 p.m. more »»

Marine Lab testing filter to improve pond's water quality

August 12, 2020 The Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation Marine Lab, in cooperation with the Sanibel Natural Resources Department, is investigating the use of a nutrient filter for removing pollution from an... more »»

Pop-up walk-up testing scheduled throughout month

August 12, 2020 The Florida Department of Health in Lee County, in partnership with Lee County Government, will provide free walk-up COVID-19 testing throughout Lee County during the month of August. more »»

LCEC offers cool tips for the hot summer

August 12, 2020 Just because it’s hot, hot, hot outside doesn’t mean your electric bill has to make you feel any hotter. In fact, simple efforts can leave you feeling like a cool energy saver. more »»

Sanibel Toll Facility to undergo maintenance

August 12, 2020 The Lee County Department of Transportation reported that it will perform maintenance on the building at the Sanibel Toll Facility on Aug. 14, with work starting at 10 a.m. and ending by 3 p.m. more »»

VIP Realty Group announces top producers for the month

August 12, 2020 VIP Realty Group announced its top producers for the month of June. Susan Dunn had the top sale. more »»

Virus-related updates on island activities, more

August 12, 2020 (Editor's note: To have an item or announcement added to the list, call 239-472-1587 or email Editor Tiffany Repecki at more »»

City provides status update

August 11, 2020 Today, the city of Sanibel issued an updated “Current Status” related to COVID-19 provisions. more »»

Interior work moving along at The Island Store

August 11, 2020 The interior setup of The Island Store is starting to come together as the renovations continue. more »»



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