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Natural resource policy: 2019 Florida Legislative session recap

July 9, 2019 The Florida Legislature gets high marks for passing a budget that provides significant funding for Everglades and water resources, delivering a stated priority of Gov. Ron DeSantis. more »»

Safe at Sea: The Rules of the Road, Part IV

July 9, 2019 (Editor's note: This column is part of a series regarding Navigational Rules. Content for it was taken from the text for the America’s Boating Course, which is offered by the America’s Boating Clu. more »»

Faces on Faith: Here is the church, there goes the steeple

July 9, 2019 The first church I served as a full-time pastor was in Gloversville, New York. In its heyday, it had been a thriving congregation, with hundreds of member. more »»

On the Water: Despite summer heat, fishing is good

July 9, 2019 As we progress into the heat of summer, fishing both inshore and offshore can still be very good, just prepare for hot days and keep an eye on the weather. more »»

Shell Shocked: A walk on the beach

July 9, 2019 One thirty-minute walk on the beaches of Sanibel can produce a kaleidoscope as funny, bizarre, and spectacular as a classic Fellini movie. I know whereof I speak. It happened to m. more »»

In The Garden: Caladiums a favorite for summer color

July 9, 2019 Caladiums are one type of plant that do very well in hot wet Florida. Planted as either tubers in spring or fully leafed out plants in summer, they are so easy to grow. more »»

Recipe of the Week: Grilled Lemon Rosemary Chicken Breast with Oven-Dried Tomato Pesto

July 9, 2019 Sultry hot weather, afternoon showers and a refreshing dip in the pool, this is summertime in Florida. more »»

Poetic License: 'Surviving Fame'

July 9, 2019 Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise To scorn delights, and live laborious days; “Lycidas,” by John Milton At the end only one of us will survive. more »»

Safe at Sea: Local waters

July 2, 2019 (Editor's note: This column is part of a series regarding Navigational Rules. Content for it was taken from the text for the America’s Boating Course, which is offered by the America’s Boating Clu. more »»

Faces on Faith: God’s serendipity

July 2, 2019 Many years ago, just before I moved from being a teacher and coach to ordained ministry, my wife Rosemary and I attended a “Serendipity Workshop,” led by Lyman Coleman, who for the past 40 years has... more »»

On the Water: Arrival of summer brings the heat

July 2, 2019 Summer arrived in Southwest Florida packing the heat. With little to no breeze and an absence of rain or clouds it was very hot on the water heading into the weekend. more »»

Shell Shocked: European tour guides — Masters of Trivia

July 2, 2019 Who are the world’s greatest experts on trivia? European tour guides, that’s who. more »»

In The Garden: Banana plants can be tropical addition to island landscape

July 2, 2019 What could be more tropical than growing your own bananas? In our subtropical paradise, growing the luscious fruit is generally easy. more »»

Recipe of the Week: Asian Chicken Salad with Honey Soy Dressing

July 2, 2019 This delicious and easy to prepare chicken salad is the perfect addition to any summer cookout. more »»

Poetic License: 'Declaration of Interdependence: July 4, 2019'

July 2, 2019 On this day of celebrating independence, I declare interdependence a new truth to be held self-evident, humanity created free, interdependent on each other; I declare what defeats and hurts any... more »»

Chance to serve on the CEPD commission

June 25, 2019 At our June board meeting, Commissioner Dave Jensen submitted his formal resignation, effective Sept. 27, after having served for 25 years on our board of commissioners. more »»

Rotary Happenings: Rotarian speaker talks about work with OSHA, 9/11

June 25, 2019 Stepping up to the podium last week was, once again, one of our own Sanibel-Captiva Rotarians, John Henshaw. more »»

Faces on Faith: Outrunning mortality

June 25, 2019 My book club recently read and discussed the book “The Immortalists” by Chloe Benjamin. more »»

On the Water: Summer is here — fishing and weather are hot

June 25, 2019 As we head into summer, with the exception of a day or two, weather was good and so was fishing. more »»

Shell Shocked: Coffee, tea or milk

June 25, 2019 My wife is a former airline flight attendant and although she hasn’t flown for a number of years, she can’t get out of the habit. more »»



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Don't Forget To Stretch!

October 3, 2011 Even the most diligent exercisers tend to forget one of the most important components of any exercise program –stretching. more »

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