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CCP approves budget for 2019-2020 fiscal year

December 14, 2018 The Captiva Community Panel approved its proposed budget for the new fiscal year, with a few adjustments, as well as received updates on some ongoing projects at its recent meeting. On Dec. more »»

CEPD OKs tentative plan for beach renourishment assessments

December 14, 2018 The Captiva Erosion Prevention District's board recently directed its consultants to move forward on the final draft for the proposed beach renourishment project, plus voted in a new administrator. more »»

Red tide, short-term rentals dominate COTI Conversations

December 14, 2018 The impact of Sanibel’s recent red tide and blue-green algae catastrophe dominated the discussion at COTI Conversations, held on Dec. 7 in the Founders’ Room at The Community Hous. more »»

Panel decides what to do with first set of Code concerns

December 14, 2018 At its recent meeting, the Captiva Community Panel dived into discussing how to address the first of four categories of issues raised by islanders as part of its process for updating the Captiva Code. more »»

Scotch bonnet found on Sanibel

December 14, 2018 Judy Watson, of Citrus Springs, has a tradition of spending her birthday week visiting Sanibel with her husband, Sam. On her birthday, Dec. more »»

BIG ARTS to present renowned band of brothers

December 14, 2018 When the city of Philadelphia jacked up property taxes in Wallace DePue Jr.’s neighborhood about five years ago, Southwest Florida gained a very valuable asset. more »»

Island Cinema to debut “Aquaman” in advance of release date

December 14, 2018 Island Cinema has been selected to debut the movie “Aquaman” one day in advance of the official release date of Dec. 21. The cinema will offer one advance showing on Dec. 20 at 6:45 p.m. more »»

Historical village's gala to highlight story of the Algiers

December 14, 2018 The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village's gala on Feb. 19 will highlight the interesting story of the Algiers, the riverboat that almost became Sanibel’s first mansion. more »»

Applications being accepted for Sanibel Planning Commission

December 14, 2018 The Sanibel City Council is currently accepting applications to fill two seats on the Sanibel Planning Commission. One seat is a full-term appointment that commences on Jan. more »»

City to conduct road striping project at night

December 14, 2018 The city of Sanibel reported that the contractor for the annual street resurfacing project will start on Dec. 17 and work from 9 p.m. and 6 p.m. to restore existing worn and cracked road striping. more »»

Sanibel Recreation Center to offer new paddleboarding course

December 14, 2018 The Sanibel Recreation Center will offer a Paddleboarding 101 Course in January. Students will learn to paddle efficiently and safely in a variety of flat-water conditions. more »»

FWC commission provides update on red snapper fishery

December 14, 2018 At its December meeting in St. Augustine, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission directed staff to proceed with a proposal that would set the 2019 Gulf red snapper recreational seaso. more »»

Historical museum to hold training for interested volunteers

December 14, 2018 The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village is looking for volunteers. The next training classes will take place on Jan. 14 and 21 from 1 to 3 p.m. more »»

Sanibel Rec Center to hold barre fitness sessions

December 14, 2018 The Sanibel Recreation Center is taking registration for its next barre fitness session. The six-class session will take place: - Jan. 7, Jan. 14, Jan. 21, Jan. 28, Feb. 4 and Feb. 11 at 8:30 a. more »»

Trash & Treasures Sale a success

December 14, 2018 The Center 4 Life's Island Seniors raised more than $8,000 at the annual Trash & Treasures Sale in November. more »»

New FWC guidelines approved for state-threatened species

December 14, 2018 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission on Dec. more »»

SanCap Lions report slight increase in eyeglass donations

December 14, 2018 The Sanibel Captiva Lions Club continues to collect used prescription eyeglasses as part of its Recycle for Sight program. more »»

Rec center registering for Holiday Youth Volleyball Clinic

December 14, 2018 The Sanibel Recreation Center will be hold a Holiday Youth Volleyball Clinic on Jan. 2-4. Open to boys and girls, the hours are from 1 to 2 p.m. for third- and fourth-graders and from 2:30 to 4:30 p. more »»

Decal program results in donation

December 14, 2018 Bank of the Islands recently made a donation through the We Love Our Islands program. more »»

‘Ding’ Darling issues free federal lands passes for fourth graders and families

December 14, 2018 As part of the federal Every Kid in a Park initiative, the J.N. more »»

SIGC takes part in weekly game

December 14, 2018 The Sanibel Island Golf Club ladies golf recently took part in a game of three queens and a king. Each group was paired with a gentleman to form the teams, then off they went to play a shamble. more »»



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