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So Much To Discover: National Shell Museum given opportunity to study inhabitant of islands' favorite shell

March 21, 2018 The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum is embarking on ground-breaking research on the mollusks that inhabit Sanibel and Captiva's most beloved and elusive shell — the junonia. more »»

Sanibel fire district plans open house

March 21, 2018 The Sanibel Fire and Rescue District is hosting its annual open house and everyone is invited. Station 171 will be open to residents and visitors on March 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. more »»

School safety: Post-bill debate begins in Lee County

March 21, 2018 Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed a school safety bill on March 9, the first legislation toward gun control in the state since the Parkland school shooting. more »»

Feed the 5000 Now seeking donations to feed Lee County's hungry

March 21, 2018 One out of seven adults and one out of four children residing in Lee County do not know where their next meal will come from, but something as simple as a donation of $1 a day can change that. more »»

Group to host first fundraiser as rebranded Coastal Keepers

March 21, 2018 An island organization that rebranded itself last year in an effort to have more of an immediate impact on the local community and environment is set to host its first fundraiser, once called Cracke... more »»

Captiva Community Panel submits counterproposal, votes to file forms

March 21, 2018 The Captiva Community Panel recently approved offering a $10,000 contract to a land planner for assistance with the island's code and zoning, as well as agreed to file financial disclosure form. more »»

Author to speak on history of nonnatives on Captiva, Sanibel

March 21, 2018 Author Charles Sobczak will discuss how escaped and introduced species have impacted Florida's indigenous flora, fauna and sea life at a presentation put on by the Captiva Memorial Library. more »»

UPDATE: All-clear traffic alert issued

March 21, 2018 UPDATE: The city of Sanibel reports that traffic accident has been cleared from the B Span of the causeway. Traffic flow will likely be heavy for the rest of the day. more »»

Island Condo Maintenance joins chamber as new member

March 21, 2018 The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Island Condo Maintenance as a new member with a ceremonial ribbon cutting. more »»

Spring Trunk Show at Lily & Co. Jewelers to feature Steven Mazza

March 21, 2018 Steven Mazza will take part in the Spring Trunk Show on March 29-31 at Lily & Co. Jewelers. Attendees will enjoy colorful hand-crafted pieces and a change to meet the designer. more »»

City provides update on beach erosion monitoring along Gulf

March 20, 2018 The city of Sanibel provided an update today on its efforts relative to the ongoing beach erosion that may be affecting the Gulf Pines, Gulf Shores and West Gulf Drive beaches. more »»

Joey’s Custard to provide Vietnam veterans with free sundae or sandwich

March 20, 2018 Before opening Joey’s Custard on Sanibel, Joey Almeida spent three years in the U.S. Army. more »»

'STRAWS' documentary advocates for elimination of plastic straws

March 20, 2018 “STRAWS” wraps up the sixth annual free “Ding” Darling Wednesday Film Series on April 4 at 1 p.m. in the Visitor & Education Center auditorium at the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge. more »»

Helping neighbors to celebrate holiday

March 20, 2018 F.I.S.H. of Sanibel-Captiva will assemble Easter food and bunny baskets for those needing assistance during the holiday. more »»

‘Ding’ Darling lecture goes to the beach

March 20, 2018 Professional naturalists and Florida natives Blair and Dawn Witherington have authored five books on natural history topics. more »»

Sanibel Island Golf Club presents Club Champions

March 20, 2018 The Sanibel Island Golf Club recently announced its 2018 Club Champions. Both the men and women held 36-hole contests for the honors of being named the champion. more »»

John R. Wood Properties announces top producers for the month

March 20, 2018 John R. Wood Properties announced its top producers for the month of February. Dave Russ was top closed volume. more »»

Sanibel Recreation Center registering youth for Fun Day

March 20, 2018 Registration is open for the Fun Day on March 30 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Sanibel Recreation Center, at 3880 Sanibel Captiva Road. more »»

State Attorney candidate to address local Republican Caucus

March 20, 2018 Chris Crowley, a former felony prosecutor and State Attorney candidate for the 20th Judicial Circuit, will speak on March 24 as part of the Sanibel/Captiva Republican Caucus 2018 Speakers Program. more »»

Hirdie Girdie to highlight work of Risher, Tuttle

March 20, 2018 The Hirdie Girdie Art Gallery on Sanibel is featuring the work of Jeanne Risher and Anne Tuttle. more »»

Monthly photo contest winner

March 20, 2018 The winner of R.S. Walsh Landscaping’s March photo contest is Patricia Disbrow, who submitted a photo from underneath the causeway. more »»



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