Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/category.detail/nav/5011/Local Columnsen-usFri, 24 Jan 2020 23:29:19 EDTFri, 24 Jan 2020 23:29:19 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssState preemption puts neighborhoods at riskhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/590540.htmlJan. 14 marked the beginning of the 60-day Florida legislative session. If history is a guide, that's a period that should cause a bit of anxiety for all of us, but especially for people concerned about the preservation of local home rule.Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDTSanibel Sea School grows uphttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/590471.htmlFor 10 years, we dreamed of creating a place where young kids could pursue the allure of the sea. We imagined a school where discovery and exploration would create a bond with nature - a bond strong enough to last a lifetime.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDTLethal control of coyotes will waste dollars, failhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/590472.html"The Sanibel community must be vigilant in the protection and enhancement of its sanctuary characteristics." This sentence, taken verbatim from Section 3.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDTSafe at Sea: Fishing etiquette similar to boating etiquettehttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/590473.htmlRecently, I came across an article entitled, "Fishing Etiquette 101," and I couldn't help but realize the similarities to "Boating Etiquette (101)." Enjoying the water, whether as a cruiser or sportsman, requires the same "common courtesie.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDTFaces on Faith: Try a 'word of the year' instead of resolutionshttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/590474.htmlEighty percent! According to U.S. News and World Report, that's the number of people who have failed in keeping their new year's resolutions by the middle of February.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDT