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

Annual Southwest Florida Seafood Festival & Car Show !

The Matlacha Mariners are excited about this years 10th Annual Southwest Florida Seafood Festival and Car Show.

Pine Island Civic Center Controversy Over Sign Continues

Phil Buchanan  said, "in the past few days met several times with a Dollar General representative to try to resolve the controversy over the

Be The Next $3500,00 Winner Get Your Tickets Now

Pine Island Lions Club will be holding a Raffle/Auction.
Get your tickets now and be a $3,500 winner, other prizes are $500, or even $100.
Raffle will be held March 26th 7:00 - 11:00 PM

A Prescription for Safe Kids and a Clean Environment

Pine Island residents time to discart unused & Expired medications.
Bring unused or expired prescriptions and over-the-counter medications for proper disposal.

Local Kiwanis Club Makes $1000 Donation to FISH Organization

The Kiwanis Club of Greater Pine Island was honored to have Dianne and Kent from FISH as their guest speakers and to present Dianna Higgins with a check for $1000.00.   

Lovegrove Paints Portrait of Steven Tyler

Here Comes the Judge, Steven Tyler to Lovegrove Gallery & Gardens in Matlacha.

Trey Radel Guest Speaker for Patriot's

Trey Radel, popular conservative host of “Daybreak” on 92.5 FOX radio, will be the featured speaker at the Lee County Patriots; March meeting.  The meeting will be held on Friday,

Veterans Appreciation Day

There will be a Veterans Appreciation Day on Saturday, March 26, at the ranch off Roberts Road in Pineland. There will be entertainment, food and real Pine Island people to mingle with.

March Notes From Chamber President

The season is here! Matlacha and Pine Islanders are once again busy with returning winter residents and visitors.

Pine Island Residents Be On Alert

On March 3rd St. James City residents, Phil Buchanan saw a work crew going up and down Galt Island Avenue offering to prune trees for a reasonable price.

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