Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Columnsen-usTue, 19 Jun 2018 02:31:28 EDTTue, 19 Jun 2018 02:31:28 EDT, municipalities step forward to partner with school district on safety community has proved time and again that we will stand together to face a challenge or provide a need. There is no more important need than the safety and security of our children and grandchildren.Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTMaking sense of celebrity suicides suicides take our breath away, in part because we conflate recognition and happiness.Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTRotary Happenings: Rotary's District 6960 picks up a Hero Level Governor's Award've been away from writing my Sanibel-Captiva Rotary column just a few weeks, but it seems like forever. It wasn't a fun vacation that kept me from writing or a lack of Rotary activities and speakers, it was knee replacement surgery.Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTSafe at Sea: Safe and secure anchoring few years ago I chartered a sailboat in the Caribbean. The first night out, I anchored near a harbor where our family planned to go scuba divin.Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTFaces on Faith: Well, bless your heart! mother is a native of Vermont - as was my grandmother. Mom was raised in the southwest corner of the Green Mountain State, in Bennington. And, as is true of most Vermonters, still waters runs deep. She never really wore her emotions on her sleeve.Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDT