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Lee County Mosquito Control to use spray trucks on Sanibel

August 21, 2018 The city of Sanibel has been notified by the Lee County Mosquito Control District that spray trucks will be deployed on the island today, Aug. 21, from sundown until 2 a.m. Aug. 22. more »»

Early voting opened over the weekend

August 21, 2018 Early voting for the Aug. 28 Primary Election began on Aug. 18 and runs through Aug. 25 at 10 locations across Lee County. The polls are open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day during early voting. more »»

Lions hear from Sun BioPharma founder on cancer treatments

August 21, 2018 The featured speaker at the Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club’s dinner meeting, held on Aug. 15 in the Founders Room at The Community House, wants everyone to know more about cancer. more »»

Academy of Lifelong Learning to host separate series on Iran, Seven Wonders

August 21, 2018 The Academy of Lifelong Learning at Shell Point Retirement Community will host two informative series on some of the world’s oldest continuous civilizations and archaeological history. more »»

Lee County NAACP, school district come to agreement on civil rights complaint

August 21, 2018 The School District of Lee County and the Lee County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People signed an agreement today to settle a civil rights complaint the NAACP... more »»

San-Cap Zontians make a splash at international convention

August 21, 2018 Members of the Zonta Club of Sanibel-Captiva made the long trip recently to Yokohama, Japan, to attend the 64th Zonta International Convention. more »»

Youth return to Summit Christian Preschool

August 21, 2018 Students at the Summit Christian Preschool, located at Sanibel Community Church, recently marked their first day of school. more »»

Commission supports resort redevelopment

August 20, 2018 The Sanibel Planning Commission recently approved the reconstruction of a 46-unit resort housing complex on West Gulf Drive to include a new restaurant with tiki bar, retail space and more. more »»

Chamber members hear details about welcome center upgrades

August 20, 2018 Members of the Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce learned about the welcome center's renovations, which will offer modern technology for today’s traveler while keeping its coastal feel. more »»

County commissioner takes plea arrangement in DUI case

August 20, 2018 Lee County Commissioner John Edward Manning recently opted out of a trial and submitted a no contest plea on a charge of willful wanton reckless driving with alcohol as a factor. more »»

Rec center to offer new scuba certification course

August 20, 2018 The Sanibel Recreation Center's new certification course will prepare individuals to safely and enjoyably scuba dive. more »»

MacIntosh Books, Paper kicks off annual bookmark contest

August 20, 2018 MacIntosh Books and Paper is taking submissions for its 2nd Annual Bookmark Design Contest. more »»

Mayor elected president-elect for the Florida League of Mayors

August 20, 2018 While attending the recent Florida League of Cities Annual Conference, Sanibel Mayor Kevin Ruane was unanimously elected president-elect by the Florida League of Mayor. more »»

RE/MAX of the Islands announces most productive for the month

August 20, 2018 RE/MAX of the Islands announced its top selling associate and most productive listing associate for the month of July. Les Pendleton was the most productive listing associate. more »»

Jewish New Year of 5779 to begin with 'Days of Awe'

August 20, 2018 Temple Bat Yam, Sanibel’s Reform Jewish congregation, will begin the observance of the “Days of Awe” — a time of personal reflection and introspection — on Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m. more »»

Islands' Hands Along The Water raises awareness on water quality

August 17, 2018 Hundreds of people — family, friends, strangers — recently took to the Sanibel Causeway Islands to lock hands and stand together united in drawing attention to ongoing water quality problems. more »»

Updates to Captiva beach renourishment lowers total cost

August 17, 2018 The Captive Erosion Prevention District was presented with a revised report on the 2020-2021 beach renourishment during its recent meeting that reduced the overall cost of the project by $6 milli. more »»

Captiva cleanup efforts shift into monitor, prepare to act situation

August 17, 2018 Cleanup of dead sea life on the bayside is done, but officials continue to monitor the situation. Captiva Erosion Prevention District Administrator Damon Grant reported on Aug. more »»

CCP to try for grant funding again from county

August 17, 2018 The Captiva Community Panel will continue to seek grant funding from Lee County for its work on updating the Captiva Code — but in a lesser amount — as well as create an advocacy committee. more »»

Junonia found on the islands

August 17, 2018 Paul Goldschmiedt Jr., 13, of Virginia, found a junonia shell on Aug. 14 at about 9:30 a.m. at Blind Pass Beach. more »»

ABWA to present Women in Leadership Speaker Series

August 17, 2018 Starting in August, the Sanibel Captiva Charter Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will present a 12-month Women in Leadership Speaker Series. more »»



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