Guest Commentary: Judah column completely inaccurate
March 9, 2016 A recent column by Ray Judah entitled “Taxpayers continue to pick up the clean-up tab” is littered with factual inaccuracies and completely misrepresents portions of the comprehensive water bill... more »»
Redevelopment of resorts and multifamily buildings issue
March 2, 2016 To the editor: Larry Schopp, Board member, Committee of the Islands, Guest Commentary in the Feb. more »»
Guest Commentary: Dirty water, Amendment 1, voting
March 2, 2016 The Florida Water and Land Conservation Amendment Ballot Title: Water and Land Conservation - Dedicates funds to acquire and restore Florida conservation and recreation lands Ballot Summary: Funds... more »»
Guest Commentary: Water quality fate in the hands of the state
March 2, 2016 There has been a great deal of press recently concerning several of our local mayors traveling to Washington D.C. more »»
Help Save SW Florida’s water, beaches and wildlife
February 24, 2016 To the editor: This is Your Call to Action! The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum encourages all of our supporters, members and friends to join us in responding to Sanibel Mayor Kevin Ruane’s... more »»
Guest Commentary: Why architectural design standards for Sanibel?
February 10, 2016 Almost two years ago the Sanibel City Council passed a little noticed ordinance that could have a major impact on the island, or at least the Resort Housing District, for years to come. more »»
Guest Commentary: ‘Water Policy Bill’ undermines water resource protection
February 10, 2016 During the 2016 State legislative session, Representative Matt Caldwell (R) sponsored a new ‘Water Policy Bill’, recently signed by Governor Rick Scott, that undermines water resource protection fro... more »»
Sanibel Captiva Optimist Club thanks to local restaurants which donated to 'Island Temptations'
February 6, 2016 To the editor: The Sanibel Captiva Optimist Club held its annual Island Temptations drawing on Friday, December 18 at The Sanibel Grill (Timbers). more »»