Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander, 28 Apr 2017 13:38:13 EDTFri, 28 Apr 2017 13:38:13 EDT government II, politics - and politicians. They invariably run on a platform of service to the public and then, all too often, almost immediately propose or support legislation that is nothing short of a disservice to those who elected the.Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTWe are not immune from random violence the last couple of weeks, we on Sanibel saw that we are not exempt from random -?and seemingly targeted - violence aimed at law enforcement personnel.Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EDTGoing forward from protest rhetoric and social media commentary, America's post-election is shaping up to be, at least initially, as contentious as were the 2016 Presidential campaigns.Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EDTMilitary 'clawbacks' break the faith us among those who are appalled at the Department of Defense debacle dubbed the National Guard "clawbac.Thu, 3 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EDTGeneral election recommendations ballots have gone out and early voting for the Nov. 8 General Election began Monda.Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDT