Each year the number of middle and high school student’s dropout rates increase. Florida has an astonishing 30 percent dropout rate. A non-profit organization called SAS is now being offered to fourth and fifth graders who attend Pine Island Elementary School. The goal of this program is to help prepare island students to better face s
Fort Myers, FL, March 2010 – Take a photo along the Calusa Blueway canoe and kayak trail and enter the third annual contest, Shooting the Blueway. Lee County Parks & Recreation is now welcoming entries and prizes will be awarded at the Calusa Blueway Paddling Festival in November.
There are three categories in which photographers can compete:
At 8:33 p.m. on April 28, 2010, Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to a call made from a Pine Island resident about a stabbing on Pine Island.
Reports said the caller told deputies a man had run into her yard along Judith Road, in Bokeelia, subdivision the Villas. The man was screaming that he had been stabbed in the side.
Special to The Pine Island News by: Sharon Kubik The 9TH Annual Pine Island Breast Cancer Benefit, Breast Fest 2010, held on Saturday March 13TH 2010 raised $46,800. We had