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Learn about burrowing owls during next ‘Ding’ Darling Summer Family Film Series this Sunday

July 15, 2015 Youngsters fighting to save a burrowing owl’s habitat, which is located on a construction site from being destroyed, will be featured Sunday, July 19, at the J.N. more »»

Gov. Scott visits Pine Island to tout environmental spending for Lee County

July 15, 2015 Gov. Rick Scott stopped at Pineland Marina Tuesday to tout more than $2.4 million in environmental  funding for Lee County  before a small group of supporters. more »»

‘Ding’ Darling Refuge captures wildlife in their natural state

July 15, 2015 “Smile! You’re on Candid Camera!” That’s the old saying when someone captured another on camera by surprise, which originates from one of television’s first reality shows. more »»

Sea turtle numbers on record pace

July 15, 2015 Decades of work and conservation of the sea turtle population seems to be paying off, as record number of nests are being made on the beaches of Sanibel and Captiva. more »»

Captiva Fire celebrates 60th with new station

July 15, 2015 The grand opening of a new fire station on Captiva July 18, will serve as a very special anniversary present for the 60th anniversary of the creation of the Captiva Island Fire District, said Rich... more »»

Stroke victor to speak at The Community House about experience

July 15, 2015 A stroke that happened 19 years ago has not stopped one gentleman from continuing to excel in everything he puts his mind to, all while helping others. “I am a survivor,” Bob Mandell said. more »»

Hiding in plain sight: Snowy Plover nesting season is upon Sanibel and Captiva

July 15, 2015 Odds are usually heavily stacked against an infant in the wild, but try doing it by being the size of a human’s thumb and weighing approximately three pennies worth. more »»

New Cardiac Cath Lab opens at HealthPark

July 15, 2015 Beginning Monday, July 13, patients will begin using the new Cardiac Cath Lab, a 28,500 square foot space on the second floor of HealthPark Medical Center, for outpatient care. more »»

Youngsters create raccoon masks during Thursday’s library program

July 15, 2015 Youngsters had the opportunity to learn about raccoons during a special program Thursday afternoon as part of the 2015 Summer Reading program at Captiva Memorial Library. more »»

City accepts full settlement from Deepwater Horizon oil spill litigation

July 14, 2015 The City of Sanibel accepted a full settlement of $460,395 for all claims against BP Exploration & Production as a result of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. "I'm thrilled with this decision. more »»

Tour the new Captiva Island Fire Department July 18; enjoy some BBQ

July 8, 2015 It’s been over a four-year process, but the final touches have been made to the brand new Captiva Island Fire Department headquarters, and it’s looking fabulous. more »»

Sanibel’s still storm ready

July 8, 2015 The City of Sanibel continues to be recognized as a Storm Ready community by the National Weather Service until June 17, 2018. more »»

Research begins on Sanibel rice rats

July 8, 2015 A study of Sanibel rice rats has begun at J.N. more »»

‘Rhythm of the Night’ will get you dancing

July 8, 2015 A production guaranteed to move the audience from their seats onto their feet dancing with the cast will showcase the Latin community through contemporary music and an array of colors at the Herb... more »»

Three additional reddish egrets will be studied later this summer at ‘Ding’

July 8, 2015 A study at J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge will start tracking three additional reddish egrets by the end of summer, increasing the total count to five from the refug. more »»

Sanibel chef opens his home to a variety of animals

July 8, 2015 The backyard of Dave Krajnak’s home, which began as a sanctuary for many animals recovering from an injury, has become a forever home for many varieties of birds, turtles and iguanas over the yea. more »»

Lee County educators end week of seminars with humorous skits at South Seas

July 8, 2015 Laughter came pouring out of a conference room at South Seas Island Resort as 30 teachers and administrators acted out their skits portraying what they learned during the 2015 Collegium for the... more »»

Bobcat kitten duo transferred from CROW to Big Cat Rescue before release

July 8, 2015 The rehabilitation has turned into survival training for the pair of bobcat kittens being cared for at the Clinical of Wildlife Rehabilitation on Sanibe. more »»

Sea School introduces the ocean to special guests

July 8, 2015 It was a day many from the Community Homes and Heart, Inc., of Cape Coral had marked on their calendars and it was a day in which didn’t disappoint. more »»

Sanibel and Captiva offer Fourth of July festivities, fireworks

July 1, 2015 Many longstanding traditions of the islands will offer an assortment of family-oriented activities this 4th of July holiday kicking off in the morning and carrying on through the day until an array... more »»



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