Please don't pave paradise in 2013
May 4, 2012 Dear Editor, Ding Darling has been dead for 50 years so I ask what he would think about the plan in 2013 to lay asphalt down and pave what Charles LeBuff calls "The Dyke" but was named "Wildlife... more »»
December 14, 2011 Thank you for your excellent feature article and photographs publicizing our Annual Fossil Show. It was the best article of all the newspapers in the three counties that featured our event. more »»
Ho, Ho, Ho
December 14, 2011 On December 2, 2011, Mrs. Claus and I had the distinct pleasure of talking with over 100 students from The Sanibel School on a one-to-one basis. more »»
Invest in solar energy
October 12, 2011 To the editor, Solar energy is one of the best ways to create the jobs we need, and there is no question we need jobs now. more »»
Reduce our carbon footprint
October 12, 2011 To the editor, My goodness, Martha, we sure have lots of sunshine down here in Florida... and they say we pay for it! Must be why our electrical bills are through the roof. more »»
Marine life is suffering
October 12, 2011 To the editor, The two recent shark attacks in Anna Maria Island — one man was bitten while spear fishing and the other was wounded after he dumped his bait in the water while wade fishing — have... more »»
Congratulated for common sense
October 5, 2011 To the editor, Just when it appeared we might be given a little respite from a new way of reducing Sanibel property owners' rights, we are broached by a suggestion from a member of the Planning... more »»
Examination sounds reasonable
September 14, 2011 To the editor, At the City Council's direction, the city's Planning Director has presented to the Land Development Code Review Subcommittee (LDCRS) proposed legislation that would deal with the... more »»
What have we learned?
September 14, 2011 To the editor, Now that the 10th anniversary of the attacks of 9/11 have passed, my question is this: What have we learned? The facts: On Sep. more »»
Who protects the police?
September 8, 2011 To the editor, Recently, I have been asked many times how I feel about members of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office voting to form a collective bargaining union. Simply said, I am proud of the. more »»
Where have all the heroes gone?
September 8, 2011 In celebrating the 10th anniversary of one of the most horrific events in the history of the United States one cannot help but reflect back on the past decade. more »»