Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander to the Editoren-usWed, 29 Jun 2016 17:36:45 EDTWed, 29 Jun 2016 17:36:45 EDT based on inaccurate information it is unfair and out of place the editor: There were a number of inaccuracies in a letter by Gary Taibbi in the June 22 edition of the Island Reporter that I would like to address so that readers are not misled. First, Mr.Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTA sure bet the editor: We can certainly agree there aren't too many sure bets these days. For example, view our local political scene. Folks running for office in this area are focusing on our water resources deliberately polluted by Big Sugar.Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTGuest Commentary: Beware of the cry for more state land buying"Buy the land, send the water south" has become a common rallying cry for Florida activists looking to return the flow of water from Lake Okeechobee to the Everglade.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTOnward and upward? the editor: I marvel to see our very own proclaimed local resident, Chauncey Goss, Sanibel City Councilman elected March 2015 - March 2019, is now running for the anticipated upcoming vacancy in the Florida Congressional District 19.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTCivic and Cultural Core project is very much needs the editor: We have owned a home on Sanibel for 19 years and have been on the Island for 35 years. We strongly endorse the Civic and Cultural Core project to build new facilities for BIG ARTS and the Senior Cente.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT