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

The Pine Island Elementary Fishing Tournament And Derby

Hooks The Young And Young At Heart
The Matlacha Hookers announce the 12th annual Pine Island Elementary Fishing Tournament and Derby.

The Beacon of H.O.P.E. Store Has Great Furniture:

Beacon of HOPE has just received an entire house of furniture which was donated.

Beacon of HOPE Needs Your Assistance

The SAS program (Students Achieving Success) is designed to keep kids in school. Dropouts dramatically affect our country’s economy.

Services Offered to Pine Island Residents

Beacon of H.O.P.E. & Pine Island United Way House
5465 N.W. Pine Island Road
Pine Island, 33922

Kiwanis Evening Meeting/Social

Kiwanis Club of Greater Pine Island is having our "NIGHT MEETING" this Thursday, August 26th at 6:00 PM.     We will be discussing our proposed budget for the upcoming

Matlacha Hookers "Making A Positive Difference In Their Community"

August 13th A Day To Remember

August 13th is the 6th year Anniversary of Hurricane Charley which hit  Pine Island and did a lot a damage to Pine Island residents homes and businesses.    Lives were changed o

Dog Mauls and Kills Family Pet in Pineland

The Pine Island News lost a member of the family August 6th, 2010.  Although lost isn’t really quite accurate.

Hooked on Seniors Golf Scramble

The Matlacha Hookers are hosting a golf scramble on Saturday, August 14 to benefit the Beacon of Hope’s Senior Services at Alden Pines with a shotgun start at 8:30am. 

S.A.S. Volunteers & Mentors Needed

Pine Island fourth and fifth grade students are being offered the S.A.S mentoring program again this year.

Pine Island Events

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Upcoming events

  • No upcoming events available

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