Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander from around the regionen-usWed, 21 Mar 2018 18:21:15 EDTWed, 21 Mar 2018 18:21:15 EDT 'pioneer' earns Burton award member of one of Cape Coral's first families - literally, Gloria Tatewas honored with one of Lee County's highest awards Tuesday.Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT'Hospitality zone' bar hours extended to 3 a.m. bar hours are coming back to the city of Cape Coral. And if all goes well, the program could be permanent. The Cape Coral City Council voted 7-1 Monday to extend bar hours in the South Cape "hospitality zone" until 3 a.m.Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTBOCC approves Kismet/Littleton roadway merger Board of County Commis-sioners really didn't have to pull the realignment for the Kismet Parkway and Littleton Road intersection. As it was a consent item, it would have passed with everything else.Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTGoldenFest will be a day that will, quite literally, go to the dogs. The Shell Factory and the Golden Retriever Rescue of Southwest Florida will present the ninth annual GoldenFest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Doggy Heaven canine park.Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTYoung authors help Cape High celebrate literacy can be fun to read, and on Friday authors showed up at Cape Coral High School to prove the point.Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT