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

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

Another Pine Island Youth Lost to a Motorcycle Accident

Tiler Hood

A fatal motorcycle accident closed the westbound lanes of the Cape Coral Parkway bridge for several hours Tuesday, May 29th. Tiler Hood, 21, of St.

Sheriff Mike Scott was Guest Speaker for May Chamber Breakfast

Sheriff Mike Scott

Business members, guest and residents of Pine Island/Matalcha area were invited to the Chamber Monthly Business Breakfast held at The Island Grill, located in the Winn Dixie Shopping Center.

Memorial Service for - Bradley David Stokes, Jr.

Bradley David Stokes, Jr.

Bradley David Stokes, Jr., 22 years of age of Bokeelia, FL passed away on May 18, 2012.

He was born July 24, 1989 in Ft. Myers, Florida.

The Crowning of Royalty on Pine Island

On Thursday, May 17, 2012 the Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce and its members crowned Cassy Skau 2012 MangoMania Queen.

Fatal Motorcycle Accident on Pine Island Takes Bradley David Stokes' Life


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