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

Taste of Pine Island 2014 is HUGE Success!

The Kiwanis Club of Greater Pine Island is very proud to announce this year’s Taste of Pine Island was a great success. The weather was perfect and the food was awesome. We want to thank everyone who helped make this event happen. Our sponsors and the community organizations and residents that helped us are true heroes. We could not have done it without your! Thank You All.

And The Winners Are!

The winner of this year’s Chowder Cook-Off was Perfect Cup in Matlacha.
The winner of this year’s Chili Cook-Off was Olde Fish House in Matlacha.

The Fish Drop Winners are: 3rd Place $250, Bruce Rowat resident of St. James City.
2nd Place $500, Ticket, Allan Kuehnemund owner of Art's Produce at Pine Island Center.
1st Place $1000, Ticket, Patti Snyder and Holly Coyle.

Proceeds from the Taste of Pine Island are used for scholarships for Pine Island students and to support other community programs. The Kiwanis Club of Greater Pine Island is very proud of the fact that they have given well over $250,000 in scholarship money to Pine Island students since we began our scholarship program.

Again, a heartfelt Thank You to the sponsors: Cabot Cheese, Suntrust Bank, Honc Industries, Pine Island Realty, Budweiser, Lee County Electric Co-op, Capital Bank, Adams & Brinson, Pine Island Water Assoc., Cove Farms, Cambio Dermatology, Pine Island Eagle, Ad&PrintCraft, Champion Self-Storage, PineIslandNews.com, Radio Stations on Site – 96.9 more FM, 93X, 94.5The Arrow and the Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce.

See you all in 2015
Dates January 24th from 11- 6 PM
January 25th from 11-5 PM

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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