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

Follow the Canvas

A very special artist's reception for Leoma Lovegrove also served to launch a community-wide art project.

The Matlacha Overlay Plan to be Reviewed

On June 10, the LDC Advisory Committee reviewed the Matlacha Overlay Plan.

Large Fire Off Harbor Drive in Bokeelia

The Matlacha-Pine Island Fire Department was at the scene Wednesday June 15th, 6pm, fighting a large out of-control fire east of Harbor Drive, three miles north of Pine island Center.

Pine Island Teens Succeed (PITS) is off and running

ATTENTION ALL TEENS. Don’t get bored this summer.
Pine Island Teens Succeed (PITS) is off and running with a new schedule of events for middle and high school students from the island.

Matlacha Overlay Plan County Reviews Begin

The formal review process of the Matlacha Overlay Plan will begin in June with the Lee County Land Development Code Advisory Committee (LDCAC).

Accident Involving UPS Truck in Bokeelia

June 7, 2011 - Lee County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the scene of a crash involving a UPS truck and a black pickup truck.

The Summer Feeding the Kids Program

Kids Program for Pine Island begins next Tuesday, June 14th!

Pine Island American Legion Post #136 Independence Day Parade

On the 4th of July, the American Legion Post#136 will sponsor the Parade to celebrate the birthday of America, we are asking your participation to demonstrate the pride and sense of community spirit

Destruction of Mangroves

The attorney for the proposed Calusa Cay shopping center (across from the Bank of America and now planned to include a Publix) will ask the County Commissioners on 13 June to amend the Pine Island Pla

Memorial Day - Day of Rememberance

The VFW of Pine Island will be holding Memorial Day Services

VFW Post on Stringfellow Road
May 30, 2011
11:00 am.

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