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 Opens Annual Farmer's Market

Approximately 30 Local vendors showcase fresh veggies, breads, jams and jellies and more.

Learn How to Can in Matlacha


Come learn the basic steps of proper canning with University of Florida/IFAS agent Celia Hill at the Matlacha Community Center Wednesday, January 29, 2014. Classes start at 10 am and runs till 3 pm.

Woody's Waterside Pub Host Robert N. Macomber Newest Book Release


Special to Pine Island News

Pine Island Elks to Host Pancake Breakfast-Blood Drive & Kids Christmas Party


The Pine Island Elks will be hosting a pancake breakfast/blood drive Saturday, Nov. 23rd from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Breakfast includes four pancakes and three sausage links for only $5.

Walls Go Up on the New Pine Island Chamber Building

The Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce held its Monthly board meeting on October 8th at Stonegate Bank in St. James City.

Halloween Pine Island Style - Island Events


• American Legion Post 136
Kids Halloween Party
From 2 to 6 PM
October 27th
4106 Stringfellow Road SAINT JAMES CITY, FLORIDA 33956

Kiwanis Fall Festival Mascot Will Make a Surprise Appearance at This Year’s Event


Yes it is that time of year again!

What time is that you ask?

Hooks for Books on Pine Island


Matlacha Hookers Organization started the Pine Island Elementary Fishing Tournament and Derby in 1998, with it growing every year. The catch of the day was redfish, snook and trout.

Pine Island Files Lawsuit Against Cape Coral and DEP

To all friends of Matlacha Pass:

Pine Island Resident Phyllis Davis Celebrated her 80th Birthday

On September 14th the community hall at Fishers of Men Lutheran Church filled up with guest to celebrate Phyllis Davis's 80th birthday.

Pine Island Events

« December 2017 »

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