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

Local Artist Leoma Lovegrove's Art Fills the Lobby of Hotel Indigo in Downtown Ft. Myers River District

Ceiling Art, a new art exhibiion by Matlacha artist Leoma Lovegrove, features her Van Gogh series.

Artwork Shop Offered in Matlacha

Monet in Matlacha and McGregor

Lovegrove announces two workshops for spring. Learn how to paint in impressionistic style with Leoma Lovegrove en plein air.

Meet and Greet with Chauncey Goss Son of Potter Goss

Anna Stober and Noel Andress, both former Presidents of the GPICA, are hosting a meet and greet with Chauncey Goss as listed below tomorrow afternoon, and the whole island is invited.

Lee County Purchases 219 Acres of Environmental Lands on Pine Island


Lee County purchased a 219-acre conservation preserve on Pine Island today at a cost of $772,000.

New Playground Is Ready for the Kids

The playground has been completed and now all it needs is the kids. The playground construction was started the week of January 26th and took about 10 days to finish.

Golf Carts on Bike Path UPDATE After Meeting

To all Pine Islanders:

Taste of Pine Island HUGE SUCCESS


The weather was beautiful and the food was awesome. All Vendors were ready, Fried Mullet and BBQ Ribs filled the air, the music was playing and the people were ready for a fun-filled day.

Matlacha Split Into Two Districts

Residents lost the battle to prevent Matlacha from being divided between House Districts 76 and 77. The final legislative debate is today and no amendments are being allowed.

Pirates Invade Matlacha

February 10th, 11th & 12th, 2nd Annual 2012 Pirates Ball. . .

Woman Charged with Second Degree Murder in Bokeelia Stabbing Death

BOKEELIA, FL - On January 30, 2012

Pine Island Events

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Upcoming 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