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On the Water: Weather has been great for fishing

July 15, 2015 It’s been a great week for offshore anglers for the fact the weather has cooperated and many of the targeted species are in season. more »»

Shell Shocked: ‘Jaws’ Chestnut’s 8-year reign ends

July 15, 2015 Stop the presses. There’s breaking news out of Coney Island. A major sports upset has taken place. more »»

What's Blooming in Paradise: Flapjacks include more than 125 species

July 15, 2015 Plant Subject: Flapjacks (Kalanchoe thyrsiflora) First impression: Delicate bell shaped buttery yellow blossoms. These tiny blossoms are attached to a tall slender upright stalk. more »»

Living Sanibel: European honey bees are stable in Florida

July 15, 2015 There are 20,000 species of bees in the world, but only seven of these are recognized as honey bees. more »»

Poetic License: 20,000 Poems

July 15, 2015 I should have written, I could have written, I would have written 20,000 poems, yes, 20,000! If only I had kept the vow I made on my twelfth birthday To write a poem a day for the rest of my life,... more »»

At the Library: Dalmatians topic of the next summer reading program activity

July 15, 2015 What is lovable, quirky and has spots all over? Dalmatians! Come make a dalmatian and learn some interesting facts about this wonderful do. more »»

A new look, the same focus-on-the-islands mission

July 8, 2015 To better serve our readers and advertisers, we have made some slight changes in how we present the news of Sanibel and Captiva. more »»

Rotary Happenings: Record Year for Sanibel-Captiva Rotary Club Membership

July 8, 2015 The Sanibel-Captiva Rotary Club is pleased to announce the recent induction of Trent Peake and Ralph Korn as its newest member. more »»

Faces on Faith: You will be blessed

July 8, 2015 You’ll Be Blessed… This past winter several friends of the Chapel by the Sea community of faith shared an evening together at a lively presentation of Godspel. more »»

On the Water: Month of July brings some ‘hot’ fishing

July 8, 2015 As we head into the month of July, we should have more good weather days to target fish both inshore and offshore including gag grouper that are back in season. more »»

Shell Shocked: Harry the Heron

July 8, 2015 Lee County is spending mucho bucks on promoting travel and tourism. It’s got a very aggressive outreach program that positions the county as an alternative to other hot spots in Florida. more »»

What's Blooming in Paradise: Wax Myrtle features bluish lavender berries

July 8, 2015 First impression: Bumpy, aromatic, bluish lavender berries covering teeny tiny and too numerous to count stems. more »»

Living Sanibel: Butterflies

July 8, 2015 There are literally hundreds of books and thousands of scientific papers on butterflies. more »»

At the Library: The estuary comes to Captiva Memorial Library

July 8, 2015 Our local wetlands are home to many of the animals you are reading to support this summer. On Thursday, July 9, at 3 p.m., at the Captiva Memorial Library, J.. more »»

Faces on Faith: Windows and sharks

July 1, 2015 Throughout childhood and into my teens my mother always reminded me that “the eyes were the windows of the soul. more »»

On the Water: Fish early or late to beat the Florida heat

July 1, 2015 Again this week, and typical for summer, fishing reports were all over the place. Reports varied from great to mediocre to not so good. more »»

Rotary Happenings: Rotary’s Cardle speaks of fight with melanoma skin cancer

July 1, 2015 The Sanibel-Captiva Rotary has some of the smartest people I know as members.  James Cardle Ph.D., J.D. more »»

Shell Shocked: Famous movie lines

July 1, 2015 Great movies often contain memorable lines that are remembered long after those movies are. Everyone knows where the great line, “frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn” comes from. more »»

What's Blooming in Paradise: White bird of paradise resembles exotic egret head within flower

July 1, 2015 First impression: Exotic egret head in profile shaped flower of snow white, vibrant blues, and a sprinkle of magenta. The blossom is extra large measuring 12 inches long. more »»

Living Sanibel: The facts about carpenter and antlions ants

July 1, 2015 Carpenter Ants Once again the sheer number of species prevents any possible identification of a single species of carpenter ants on the island. more »»



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