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Gotta Love That Dress!

May 30, 2013 The PACE Center for Girls is celebrating its fifth anniversary of its biggest fundraising event of the year known as Love That Dress. more »»

Third graders plant pine trees

May 23, 2013 Richard Finkel, a volunteer with Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation (SCCF), spent Monday, May 20, showing and helping Emily Wells' third grade class at Sanibel School plant trees on the school... more »»

Francis Bailey memoir coming soon

May 16, 2013 For more than a century the name Bailey has been virtually synonymous with Sanibel Island. The first Bailey (Frank) arrived in 1894 at the age of 21. more »»

Pet Palooza returns to Sanibel

April 25, 2013 Pet Palooza 3 is coming to Tahitian Gardens, 1975 Periwinkle Way, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 25. You and your pet(s) are invited to this fun interactive even. more »»

Shell Festival sizzles

March 15, 2013 Island residents, visitors and guests flocked to the Sanibel Community House grounds for three days last weekend to take in the sights, sounds and artistic renderings of the 76th Sanibel Shell... more »»

Historical Village to celebrate Rutland birthday

March 8, 2013 Sanibel Historical Museum & Village will celebrate the 100th birthday of the Rutland House on Friday, March 22. more »»

Lapi named Citizen of Year

March 1, 2013 The Lee County Board of County Commissioners has selected Tony Lapi as the recipient of the Paulette Burton Citizen of the Year Award for 2012. The announcement came at the board’s Feb. 19 meetin. more »»

New book celebrates Chapel By-The-Sea

January 27, 2010 Every November, a tiny corner of Captiva Island comes back to life, revived by voices united in song and prayer. more »»

Miville opening at HOWL Gallery proves a screaming success

January 6, 2010 Captiva resident, activist and artist Rene Miville made a triumphant return to the world of fine art on New Year’s Day through a new solo exhibition at HOWL Gallery in downtown Fort... more »»

Captiva trio design special calendar featuring favorite island landmarks

December 9, 2009 A trio of Captiva women have pooled their creative resources to develop a unique product that features some of Captiva and Sanibel’s quintessential landmark. more »»

Golf cart ordinance to crack down on unlicensed, underage drivers

October 1, 2009 At the September meeting of the Captiva Community Panel, panel administrator Ken Gooderham announced that the new golf cart ordinance was officially approved by the state and will soon... more »»

Library to host fall Saturday programs

August 20, 2009 The Captiva Memorial Library will be hosting three special Saturday events for kids and teens at the end of August and in Septembe. more »»

Sadler pushes creative limits one brush stroke at a time

August 20, 2009 Colorfully abstract and thought-provokingly clever are only some of the myriad adjectives one could use to describe island artist Susan Sadler’s varied and prolific body of work. more »»

‘Women’s Wellness Week’ marks 30th anniversary

August 13, 2009 In 1978, part-time Captivan Boots Freeman had an idea. more »»

Sunset Grill to participate in ‘Unite for a Bite’ fundraiser

August 6, 2009 The Sunset Grill will be participating in a nationwide fundraiser called “Unite for a Bite” for the Women Chefs and Restauranteurs (WCR), an organization dedicated to promoting and enhancing the... more »»

Darryl Pottorf: The man behind the artist

July 30, 2009 “Life is a grand possibility — art should reflect it.” — Darryl Pottorf. He is bubbly and at the same time pensiv. more »»

Q&A with nature photographer Eleanor Ward

July 30, 2009 Where did you grow up? I grew up in Dayton, Ohio. I lived there until I was 39-years-old. more »»

Youngsters have fun with flamingos at Captiva library

July 16, 2009 Last Saturday, as part of the Lee County Library System’s “Be Creative @ Your Library” summer program, the Captiva Memorial Library invited papier-mache expert and island favorite DiVitto Kelly back... more »»

SW Florida native returns, sets sights on South Seas

May 7, 2009 South Seas Island Resort is serious about quality staffing — and for born-and-raised Fort Myers girl Carolyn Hudson, accepting the new position of Community Relations and Special Events... more »»

‘Party for the Pets’ benefit to be held on Sunday

April 23, 2009 A fun-filled event being held to help needy pets get food and medical care is being held at the Jacaranda this weekend. more »»



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