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

4th of July Parade 2012 Pine Island Style

Winn Dixie parking lot was the place to be on July 4th around 9:00 am to mingle with those involved in this years’ parade.

Chamber Ambassador Training Program


Volunteering in the Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce’s Visitor Center

The Greater Pine Island Chamber and Visitor Center is looking for a few good volunteers for the Visitor Center

Meeting for Design Project from Burnt Store Road to West of Chiquita Boulevard

Pine Island Road 4-lane Project

The Florida Department of Transportation, District One, is holding a public information workshop for the SR 78 (Pine Island Road) design project from Burnt Store Road to west of Chiquita Boulevard in

Matlacha Overlay Plan Approved By a 3 to 2 Vote

The County Commissioners today approved by a 3 to 2 vote (Manning, Judah, and Mann approving and Bigelow and Hall voting no) the Matlacha Overlay Plan.

Kiwanis Gives $25,000.00 to Help the Youth of Pine Island


"Our club is SO amazing! These past few weeks we have given $25,000.00 to help the children of this island! That’s absolutely amazing! Thank you all for everything you do!

The Second Annual “Casino Night at Tarpon Lodge” was a Big Winner Once Again.

The Kiwanis Club of Greater Pine Island recently held their annual event “Casino Night at the Tarpon Lodge” to raise money and awareness

CREATIVE COAST CONCERT Features Bluegrass with an Attitude

"Bluegrass with an Attitude" starring the host/songwriter Kip Lawrence along with his buddies Pat

Organizational Meeting for Pine Island Wildlife Sanctuary

A number of people, including myself, have determined that the time has come for Pine Island to set up a wildlife sanctuary, triage center, limited hospital, or rehab facility of some form.

NEW UPDATE: Cosmo Surgery Went Well


Cosmo had his surgery Friday. The vet found a calcification caused by the inflammation inside. She said that must have been causing him a lot of pain. She removed that and fixed the knees.

Volunteer Advocates Needed

Florida’s Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program needs volunteers to join its
corps of dedicated advocates who protect the rights of elders who live in

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