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

Pine Island Little League Sign-Ups… Get Ready to Play Ball!


Pine Island Little League season sign-ups will be held at the concession stand at Field One at Phillips Park on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. The registration fee is $50.

A little bit of Liverpool in Matlacha


Lovegrove Gallery & Gardens, 4637 Pine Island Road, Matlacha, is hosting musician Jim Tucke each Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Injured Eagle Released Near Eagle Preserve

The female eagle injured in Matlacha in late December has completed her rehabilitation at CROW and returned to her nest in St James City.

Arson Destroys Pine Island Chamber Building

Pine Island Chamber office building was destroyed by what investigators suspect is arson. The building went up in flames early Friday, January 13th around 3:15 AM and is now deemed a total loss.

Good Day For Pine Island

First, the Commissioners accepted a NOAA grant of $63,000 to remove exotics and plant native vegetation in the Galt Preserve in St James City.

Twelve Days of Christmas by Leoma Lovegrove

Matlacha artist has longed to create the Twelve Days of Christmas with her paint brush. This year she did. The first day of giving in her series starts on Christmas Day.

Pine Island Lions Club Auction/Raffle Tickets Available


The Greater Pine Island Lions Club now has tickets available for its 2nd Annual Raffle/Auction, which will be held Feb 19th, from 2-6 PM, at the St. James City Civic Center located on 4th and Lemon.

Matlacha Hookers Present Check to Principal Mazzoli

The proceeds from the 13th Annual PIE Fishing Tournament & Derby, which is hosted by the Matlacha Hookers, was presented to Pine Island Elementary School principal, Rob Mazzoli during the

Matlacha Hooker's Honor Two of Pine Island's Finest

The Matlacha Hookers were proud to make JD Hollway of the Waterfront Restaurant in St. James City and his wife Gina honorary Hookers in thanks for all they do for our community.

'Tis the Season for Little League Sign-Ups

Pine Island Little League season sign-ups

Pine Island Little League season sign-ups will be held at the concession stand at field one at Phillips Park on Saturday December 17th, 2011 from 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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