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

ClamJam of Southwest Florida Seafood & Music Festival to be Held Jan. 28- 29, 2017

Two-day Event Packed with Live Music, Entertainment, Great Food and Vendors.

Local Event Raises $5400 for Cancer Organization - Candlelighters of SW Florida

Bryan and Diana Stockbridge of Gulf Coast Kayak presented a check for all proceeds raised from the 2016 Calusa Blueway Kayak Fishing Tournament to Klair from Candlelighters of Southwest Florida on Wed

81 Year Old Paul H. Waggoner Passes Away

Pine Island Live Nativity Celebration

Come and enjoy a holiday celebration at CW Fudge Factory on December 24th form 6-9PM.

Matlacha - Pine Island Fire Department Tree Lighting

Santa & Mrs Clause is coming to visit the Pine Island Children on December 22nd at the Christmas Tree lighting at the Matlacha-Pine Island Fire Department.

Pine Island Moose Children's Christmas Party

For kids newborn to age of 10. Every child gets a gift from Santa with lunch and cookies.
Must be a Pine Island Resident
Three ways to register no later than

Matlacha Yacht Club Christmas Boat Parade

Members of the the Matlacha Yacht Club will present the annual Christmas Boat Parade in the waters surrounding Matlacha Saturday, Dec.

Let the Games Begin

Lee County Parks and Rec. Department and Pine Island Kiwanis Club will be hosting the Annual Pine Island Junior Olympics on Saturday, December 10th.

Pine Island Christmas Boat Parade

Boats to line up begin at 4PM at Monroe Canal. Parade route to remain the same.
Captains meeting for parade will be held Dec 9th at Ragged Ass Saloon.

Bob Macomber Sounding the Conch Shell

Come and meet Bob Macomber at Pine Bay Gallery, Bob said "Folks from near & far just to hear me sound the conch shell at sunset for this raucous book party" Sip a little of this, taste a little of tha

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