Little Known Facts

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    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?
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    '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
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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

School Supply Collection Campaign

Matlacha Isles Edward Jones Branch Office Supports Kiwanis in the School Supply Collection Campaign.

Belinda Marud, an Edward Jones financial advisor in Pine Island, is supporting "Kiwanis School Supply Donation Campaign" by using her office as a drop-off location for a school supplies drive.

Local residents and businesses may help those less fortunate in the community by bringing in items to the Edward Jones branch office during regular business hours from July 1, 2010 to September 1, 2010.

Matlacha drop off location will be Edward Jones Branch Office, 12016 Matlacha Blvd., Ste. C., Matlacha Isles. If you need more info call Belinda Marud at 283-2582.

St. James City drop off location will be Century 21 Sunbelt Realty, Inc. 10191 Stringfellow Rd., St. James City.  If you need more info call Carlyn Herring at 282-5610.

Bokeelia drop off location will be Ad&PrintCraft located at 7082 Hibiscus Ave., Bokeelia, 4 miles north of Pine Island Center on the left. Corner of Stringfellow and Hibiscus Ave. More info call Pat Burman at 283-0777.

"As our world becomes more global, competition within our younger generations continues to rise, emphasizing the importance of a quality education," said Marud. "I'm proud to support the academic development of young minds in this community through this summer's school supply donation program.

"I'm asking Pine Island Residents residents to donate school supplies or volunteer their time," Marud said. "These donations can add value as one more student will be provided with the appropriate tools to begin or continue his or her learning and development."

Proceeds from the drive will benefit Pine Island Elementary School on behalf of Kiwanis.

The branch address is 12016 Matlacha Blvd., Ste. C., Matlacha Isles, Fl 33991.

Belinda  Marud
Financial Advisor
Edward Jones
12016 Matlacha Blvd
Matlacha Isles, FL  33993
(239) 283-2582

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
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  • 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