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

Long Time Resident's Becoming Homeless

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has issued an order requiring the closing of the Pink Citrus Trailer Park due to the failing of its wastewater package system.

Jr. Olympics Huge Success

To the editor: It was a great 29th Jr Olympics At Phillips Park on Saturday !!!

Lee County Partiots' Monthly Meeting

Lee County Patriots Say Merry Christmas!

Buchanan's Hard Work and Time Pays Off

After many hours on the phone and tons of emails Phil Buchanan has worked out a reasonable schedule for the bridge opening hours. Here is the plan set forth by Paul W.

Pine Island American Legion Post 136 Awards Medals to WWII Veteran

On Wednesday, November 17th at the American Legion regular Membership Meeting, Commander Barry August presented WWII Veteran, 93 year old Walter Dutton a long-time Bokeelia resident, with the

Annual Golf Outting & Drawing to Support F.I.S.H.

Throughout the year, F.I.S.H, the Pine Island charity that cares for island people in need, is always there to provide a variety of free services.

Polka Time is Back on Pine Island

Polka Time is back! The Greater Pine Island Elks Lodge will host an afternoon of music and dancing with Don Ostrowsky on his accordion.

American Legion Needs Help From "Little Elves"

The American Legion Auxiliary needs Toys for Tots to be dropped off at the Post unwrapped. We would need these toys by December 4th. It would be most appreciated.

Square Dance in Matlacha

Come out to the Matlacha Community Center and learn to Square Dance. This class is a learning experience set to music. It is a great way to have fun and meet new people.

Kiwanis Showcases Pine Island Turvis Tumblers

The Kiwanis Club of Greater Pine Island is pleased to announce the first shipment of the latest in the series of Pine Island limited edition Turvis Tumblers.

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