Appreciation from organizers of Sanibel Shell Festival
April 7, 2014 To the editor: The 77th Annual Sanibel Shell Festival, hosted by the Sanibel-Captiva Shell Club and the Sanibel Community Association, was a great success and the two groups wish to express their... more »»
Are Lee County students fit, healthy, and ready to learn?
February 28, 2014 To the editor: We need to adopt a Comprehensive Health Education Policy in Lee County! Why Is School Health Important? Research shows that when school districts and schools have effective policies... more »»
Guest Commentary: Let Congress know it's time to vote on flood insurance
February 28, 2014 This past week was busy for many elected Florida officials from coast to coast. more »»
OP-ED: Protecting yourself from identity theft and tax fraud
February 28, 2014 With the 2014 tax filing season underway, millions of Floridians have begun sorting through bank statements, receipts and W-2 forms to prepare this year’s filings for the Internal Revenue Service... more »»
Guest Commentary: Raising college tuition reduces access to higher education
February 19, 2014 In 2010, USA Today reported that roughly 30 percent of freshmen entering college in our country are first-generation college students — or the first in their family to attend college. more »»
Guest Commentary: What's in store for manatees in 2014?
February 19, 2014 Last year went down in the manatee record books as the species’ worst-ever year in Florida. more »»