Little Known Facts

  • Temp Extremes on Earth's surface on 7-20-2016!
    These ARE "everyday" & NOT Record Temps!
    Iraq: 126deg. F.
    Antartica: -91deg. F.
    217 deg. spread
  • Sea Levels in Pineland have NOT gone up 1 inch in
    50 years - But
    the Atlantic Ocean,
    150 miles away
    has risen 3 feet?
  • The Dollar's Value IS Tanking!
    '92-'05 ~ $400 oz.
    2011 - $1800+ oz.
    The Gold Story
  • Money Isn't Counted in Venezuela, It Is Weighed:
    10-31-16; Wall
    Street Journal,
    1 Doz. eggs, $150

In 1757, Lomonosov fathered the theory crude oil originates from biological material. The Story

Little Known Arab Facts
The Story

The REAL “Cellular Therapy” Story
The Cell Story

Read: Climate Change "Consensus" a Fallacy

Read: Astronauts Object to Global Warming "Crisis" Assertion

17,000+ children and teens are treated for lawn mower injuries each year. The Story

Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce April News

Pine Island, Florida - April 17th, 2015

The Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and Jennifer Jennings, Executive Director, would like to welcome the following businesses as new members of the Chamber. Helping Paws, James Young with Edward Jones Investments, Island Café On The Bay, Sunset Dreams Inc., Artist Skip Elliot with Matlacha Coconut Fish, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Realtor Jonna Bouchard and Richard Copeland.

The Chamber and its members would like to thank Century 21 Sunbelt # 1 Realty, Island Time Fashions & Gifts and Edward Jones Investments all in St. James City for hosting the April card exchange.

We would also like to extend a Happy 5th Anniversary to Miceli's Restaurant in Matlacha. www.micelis-italian.com.

Lee County Sheriff’s Office, Gulf District along with the Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce will host a retirement party for Captain Richard Dobson Sr. for his 33 years of service with the Lee County Sheriff’s Department. Join us at the Welcome Center Friday April 24th from 4-6PM.

WildChild Art Gallery will be holding its Annual Spring Recital May 2nd. Great entertainment, face painting, contest, games and much more at the Miss Kim's Annual Spring Recital from 11AM-3PM. www.wildchildartgallery.com

Matlacha Hookers will be hosting a Blood Drive May 2nd. The Blood Mobile Unit will be at the Matlacha/Pine Island Fire Department from 9AM-1PM. All donors will receive a t-shirt and wellness checkup including blood pressure, temperature, Iron County, pulse and cholesterol screening. Local Union #1826 will be sponsoring a breakfast from 8:30-10:30AM. You may make an appointment on line at www.oneblooddonor.org and use sponsor code #10492

Mark your calendar for a night of FUN! at Monte Carlo in Paradise, to be held May 30th, 2015 starting at 6:00. Sponsored by: Radikal Productions & Ad&PrintCraft to benefit The Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce and its members.

Enjoy an evening of Casino Style Gaming with professional Croupiers, and Vegas Style Show Girls. Comedy and live vocal interpretations of legendary superstars! Dance to Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Tom Jones and more.

Gourmet Buffet Dinner provided by Lisa Dence manager at Olde Fish House Restaurant. After dinner enjoy Chocolate & Wine sampling provided by William Tidball & Carlos Gomez owners of C.W. Fudge Factory.
Ticket also include: $10,000 in startup chips, Bucket, Silent & Live Auctions, Raffles, & Door Prizes throughout the evening.

Saturday, May 30, 2015, 6:00 PM 'til closing. At the Elks Lodge, Pine Island Center. If you own a business on Pine Island and what to have a fun filled night and meet other Island Business Owners and Enjoy an evening out on the town give us a call. Limited tickets available so don’t delay. Ticket Price $75 per person. For reservations call: Pat Burman 239-283-0777

Jennifer Jennings
Executive Director
Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce
3640 Pine Island Rd
Matlacha, FL 33993

Phone 239-283-0888
Fax 239-558-5647

Mailing address
P.O. Box 325
Matlacha, fl 33993

Pine Island Events

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Items of Note

  • NOW! 4th of July, 2017 -- Here for 4th of July, 2017 Parade video
  • ClamJamSWFL Video video link
  • 4th of July, 2016- Here for 4th of July, 2016 Parade video
  • Actual Photo of the Calusa Golden
    discovered over 40 years ago

Relevant Quotes

In 10,000 years no one ever sacrificed their arms, their legs, their family or their life for "progress."

Speaking of Iran's crude nuclear bomb technology and inaccurate delivery systems, "If I were the (west bank) Palestinians, I'd be a little nervous." --John Wohlstetter, a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute
"Goodbye, my beloved friend. A great voice falls silent. A great heart stops. " --Salman Rushdie (On the death of Christopher Hitchens, Dec.,16, 2011)

"The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not."...."To compel a man to furnish funds for the propagation of ideas he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical."-- Thomas Jefferson

"If Congress can employ money indefinitely to the general welfare… The powers of Congress would subvert the very foundation, the very nature of the limited government established by the people of America."--Alexander Hamilton:

“You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else." --Winston Churchill