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

Lee County Plans for Pine Island Center Park Again, Meeting on July 30th, 2013

A brief history on the Proposed Pine Island Center Park:

Invasive and Venomous Cane Toad May Be On Pine Island


The invasive and venomous cane toad has been found on Sanibel for the first time, which means they may well have spread to Pine Island as well.

The Passing of an Honored Member of The Pine Island American Legion - Post 136


The American Legion Post 136 will be holding a “Celebration of Life Ceremony” Sunday, August 4 at 1pm. Lunch will follow.

Pine Island Celebrated Its 17th MangoMania Tropical Fruit Festival


The purpose of this annual event is to showcase all that Pine Island has to offer and to promote island growers and businesses.

2013 Matlacha Hookers School Supply Collection


The Annual summer school supply drive deadline is August 1st.

Saving $ On Health Insurance


O.W.L.S. Series (Older, Wiser, Laughing Souls)
Presented by the Beacon of H.O.P.E.
Thursday, August 8th
"Saving $ On Health Insurance"

Thursday, September 12th

2013 F.I.S.H. Basket Bridge 14th Annual Clothes For Kids Drive


Parents who find it financially difficult to buy new clothes for their children's first days of school are asked to call: Peg at 283-3874 or Mary Jo at 283-7862.

Red, White and Blue - Pine Island Style

Moose Lodge

Around 9:30 am Pine Island residents started claiming a little piece of real estate along Stringfellow Road. Blankets, chairs, umbrellas and coolers could be seen for miles.

Red's Restaurant Wins First Place at Taste of Pine Island and Donates Winnings to Kiwanis

Red's Manager Craig Lewis, Red's Owner Mary Locicero, Kiwanis President Tonya Player

Pine Island, Florida

Its All About The Mango

Tommy Atkins

The Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce . . . Welcomes You!

On behalf of the Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce, I would like to welcome one and all to Mango Mania 2013!

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