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

Chamber's Annual Christmas Party

It's the Holiday Season. Come one, Come All! Bring your holiday cheer, and a healthy appetite. We will be Having our GPICC Christmas Party this year at the Elks Lodge.

“You can always count on Americans. . .

. . . to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else." --Winston Churchill

Mammoth Rooftop Trump Sign In Heart of Matlacha Island

ClamJam of Southwest Florida Seafood and Music Festival 2017 Dates are Set

01/28/2017 10:00 am
01/29/2017 5:00 pm

Two full days of Fun, Arts & Craft Vendors, Fresh Local Clams &Seafood and other Great Foods, Two full days of Live Music, Games and Rides and Contests.

GPICC Seeking Nominations for Board of Directors

GPICC is Seeking Nominations for the 2017 Al Mills Citizen of the Year Award

18th Annual Hookers Fishing Derby

The 18th Annual Pine Island Elementary School Fishing Tournament & Derby sponsored by the Matlacha Hookers Organization. Great fishing, live music, a fish fry, auctions, and kids activities at the

Mangrove Mania By Monday Music Students

Saturday, September 17, 2016 8:30 am, the brothers Warren and Gregory Van Kirk from the band Strange Arrangement could be found wading around in knee deep waters with "Monday Music" students singing s

Gulf Coast Kayak Hosted H2O Kayak Adventure Camp Program

While learning to paddle a canoe and navigate estuary waters was part of daily life for Calusa children, the best opportunity for today’s youth to learn those skills is often at summer camp.

Work Party Planned for Wigert/Barron Preserve

The Calusa Land Trust's monthly work/fun party will be held this Saturday, Sept. 10, at the new Wigert/Barron Preserve beginning at 9 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