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On the Water: Fishing up and down over the holiday week

December 6, 2017 All in all it wasn’t too bad of a week on the water. more »»

Faces on Faith: Seeing the world through a different lens

December 6, 2017 As the season of peace and love approaches, we seem to be bombarded with an “us” vs “them” mentality. Tribalism has replaced globalism as the default positio. more »»

Rotary Happenings: Classification talks highlights Rotary members

December 6, 2017 Sanibel-Captiva Rotarians hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday and know that many of us have so many things to be thankful for and ever mindful of just how very fortunate we have been i... more »»

Shell Shocked: An interview with Santa Claus

December 6, 2017 It’s a few days before Christmas and Santa Claus has been very busy.  He’s working hard at his studio in the North Pole to get gifts ready for all the children of the world. more »»

In the Garden: Bird’s nest fern: Not really for the birds

December 6, 2017 Bird’s Nest Fern (Asplenium nidus), from the Polypodiaceae family, is a plant straight from the rainforests of tropical Asia, that thrives in low light conditions and moist environments. more »»

Living Sanibel: Harns Marsh

December 6, 2017 Harns Marsh, a storm-water retention facility located at the headwaters of the Orange River in Lehigh Acres, is an unlikely destination for naturalists and birders. more »»

Center Stage: ‘A Christmas Story’ review

December 6, 2017 As the holiday season is upon us, so are the inevitable Christmas plays and musical extravaganzas; but the musical version of the 1983 movie “A Christmas Story” currently wowing audience at the... more »»

Poetic License: Where were you on December 7, 1941?

December 6, 2017 In the back storage room of our family bodega sitting on a sack of kidney beans, listening to the Football Giants-Dodgers game when the announcer interrupted to report that the Japanese had sneak-... more »»

Living Sanibel: Mound Key Archeological State Park and the Estero River

November 29, 2017 Located in the heart of the Estero Bay Aquatic Preserve, Mound Key is the ancient home of the Calusa Indians and the highest point of land in Lee County. more »»

Poetic License: The passionate retiree to his beneficiary

November 29, 2017 (Twelve Years After) Rejoice with me for Sanibel! Tis here we’ve spent our gold years well, Preserving wetlands, beach and fields With IRA’s and pension yields; Our Sanctuary freed wild life From... more »»

On the Water: Local anglers enjoy another warm week

November 29, 2017 Despite a northeasterly breeze, the weather was pleasant and sunny over most days this past week. more »»

Faces on Faith: Hope does perch in the soul

November 29, 2017 As the Pianist of Peace (as he called himself) sat down and began to play, the strains of music flowed over the crowd and a certain calmness descended on the room. more »»

Shell Shocked: The true history of Sanibel – Part One

November 29, 2017 There have been conflicting reports over the years on the precise history of Sanibel. more »»

In the Garden: Beauty queen of the butterfly garden

November 29, 2017 With such an intriguing name, the golden dewdrop (Duranta erecta) sounds magical, and its beauty is a tell-tale sign for that. more »»

Shell Shocked: An ode to crankiness

November 22, 2017 I think flowers are overrated. Yes, they’re colorful and pleasant to look at. But think of all the work that goes into growing flowers. more »»

Living Sanibel: Lakes Regional Park

November 22, 2017 Amidst the pizzas, ice cream, hot dogs, and surrey rentals, a naturalist might be quick to dismiss Lakes Regional Park as more of a family recreational park than a place to commune with nature. more »»

In the Garden: Bald cypress: Sentinel of the swamp

November 22, 2017 The bald cypress (Taxodium distichum) is a native deciduous conifer that plays a highly important ecological role in the Florida environment. more »»

On the Water: Warm days results in some good fishing

November 22, 2017 Warm weather continued through the week bringing anglers good fishing opportunities despite weekend winds that roughed up the waters. more »»

Faces on Faith: Many thanks

November 22, 2017 Recently I was confronted with my own ingratitude. I sensed a gentle prompting from the loving Spirit of God to create a “Thanksgivings” board. For 10 days I added 50 “thanksgivings” each mornin. more »»

Rotary Happenings: Human trafficking topic of Rotary Club meeting

November 22, 2017 Just below the surface of our global society lies a sinister network of human traffickers. People who prey on the most vulnerable for profit. more »»



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