Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 25 Jul 2017 14:28:13 EDTTue, 25 Jul 2017 14:28:13 EDT party to be held for 2017 Island Hopper Songwriter Fest lovers, get ready! With just two months until the 2017 Island Hopper Songwriter Fest, Cat Country 107.1 is giving music fans a sneak peek of what they can expect at the event. A preview party will be held Aug.Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT'Ding's' annual photo contest is back the last 30 years, the refuge has held its annual "Ding" Darling Days Amateur Nature Photography Contest. The deadline for the contest, which began on Saturday, is Sept. 15. This year, the photography contest is going gree.Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDTDaily tank talks at the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum provide a wealth of knowledge Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum has some pretty exciting things happening inside their tanks as of lately. Over the last few months, sea hares, horse conchs, banded tulips and true tulips have been born at the museum.Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT'Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa hires new chef, gets updated menu Nelson became 'Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa's newest executive chef April 10. Nelson brings to the table over two decades of experience in the restaurant industry. Initially, Nelson began working in Dallas, Texas.Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT'Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa brings in talented sushi chef Vidianitski became the Captiva House Gulf-front Seafood and Sushi Restaurant's newest sushi chef in March. Before coming to Captiva, Vidianitski worked at five-star resorts on South Beach and North Miami Beach for several years.Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT