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

Matlacha Hookers "Making A Positive Difference In Their Community"

(Standing (L-R);PIE Staff member Sandra Williams, Matlacha Hookers Robin Lilly, Lynne Mayhew, Sandy Bruner, Arlene Stornello, Rya Snipes, Mindy Koster and PIE Principle Rob Mazzoli Once again The Matlacha Hookers, a charitable organization ‘making a positive difference in their community‘, have collected and delivered school supplies to Pine Island Elementary School to be used during the 2010-2011 school year.

Specially decorated bins were placed in various businesses in the Pine Island area where patrons could drop off their donated items. The Perfect Cup, Trader’s Hitching Post and Sandy Hook Restaurant were drop off points in Matlacha. Pine Island drop off points were Pine Island Methodist Church, Pine Island Community Church, TIB Bank, SunTrust Bank, Wachovia Bank, Bank of America, Southwest Capital Bank, Pine Island Library, Little Lilly’s Island Deli, Century 21, The Beacon of Hope, Waterfront Restaurant, Jackie’s Restaurant, Woody’s Waterside Grill, Low Key Tiki Restaurant, VFW, The Moose Lodge, The Island Grill, Pine Island Family Hair Salon, American Legion and Winn-Dixie. The Matlacha Hookers extend their thank-yous to all who displayed the bins and to all who donated school supplies.

The Matlacha Hookers meet the second Monday of each month. September’s meeting will be on September 13th at The Sandy Hook Restaurant in Matlacha. The meeting will be called to order at 6:30 p.m. Please bring 2 items for the food pantry. For more information please visit their web site at


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