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 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.

FISH Christmas Basket Program

It's now time to sign up for the FISH Christmas Basket Brigade program.

Fully Decorated Christmas Tree Raffle

Suntrust Bank on Pine Island, 10202 Stringfellow Road, St. James City, Florida is raffling off a gorgeous Christmas Tree complete with all the decorations.

Holiday for Heroes IV

Creative Coast Weekend features Military Fund Raiser In Lovegrove's Garden Matlacha.

Matlacha Bridge Closing Resolved

The issue of opening the Matlacha Bridge during construction for boat traffic between the hours of 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. appears to be resolved.

Matlacha Bridge Closed to Water Traffic From 10AM to 3PM

Effective immediately, the Matlacha Bridge is no longer being manned or capable of being opened to boat traffic during the hours of 10 in the morning to 3 in the afternoon.

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