Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Newsen-usWed, 20 Sep 2017 11:59:39 EDTWed, 20 Sep 2017 11:59:39 EDT Recreation Center offers free childcare this week Sanibel Recreation Center opened their doors Monday, Sept. 18 to offer free childcare for youth kindergarten through eighth grade while the Lee County School District remained closed for another week in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTLee County Commissioners approves purchase of Edison Farms conservation land Lee Board of County Commissioners today voted unanimously to purchase about 4,000 acres in southeast Lee County commonly known as Edison Farms as a Conservation 20/20 preservation site.Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTSundial Beach Resort & Spa open and accepting reservations Beach Resort & Spa is open, fully operational and accepting reservations immediately for anyone needing shelter in Southwest Florida including first responders, power crews and families without electricity.Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTPower continues to be restored, debris pickup begins the wake of Hurricane Irma, Mayor Kevin Ruane has been working with city staff around the clock, both at City Hall and out in the field to make sure the "fluid situation" continues to make progress.Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTBailey-Matthews National Shell Museum welcomes families recovering from Irma Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum hopes that you and yours made it through Hurricane Irma safely, and encourages local families to visit starting today, Sept. 1.Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT