Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander to the Editoren-usSat, 30 May 2020 11:09:01 EDTSat, 30 May 2020 11:09:01 EDT must overcome fear the editor: Freedom is the ability to do things in the present. Fear is the worry that present actions may result in a future bad event. Science is the antidote to fear. Science provides knowledge.Tue, 26 May 2020 00:00:00 EDTMasks needed at island eateries the editor: Restaurants on Sanibel and Captiva, please protect your employees and our community wear masks! I was shocked to see the lack of masks being worn at our restaurants.Tue, 19 May 2020 00:00:00 EDTCouncil can still take action the editor: On May 12, the Sanibel City Council voted to reopen hotels and short-term rentals to visitors.Tue, 19 May 2020 00:00:00 EDTSome freedoms are not absolute the editor: As Constitutional conservatives we consider the freedoms in our First, Fourth and Fourteenth amendments as cornerstones of our democracy.Tue, 12 May 2020 00:00:00 EDTYesterday, today and tomorrow the editor: What a difference four months made. A cultural tsunami crashed on everything we believed permanent, The Before Times. The celebrations at the year's end and new year's beginning are relegated to a distant memory.Tue, 12 May 2020 00:00:00 EDT