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Planning Commission passes variances on house and dock projects at 1540 and 1545 San Carlos Bay Drive

November 4, 2015 The Sanibel Planning Commission on Tuesday voted 4-0 to grant all variances which were sought to accommodate the new construction of a single-family residence, with a swimming pool at 1540 San Carlo... more »»

Council approves funds for water quality

November 4, 2015 A successful sales pitch from a neighboring city official may deliver a home run and benefit all Southwest Floridian residents and visitors to the area. more »»

Center 4 Life has bargains galore Nov. 14 during its ‘Trash to Treasure’ sale

November 4, 2015 Everyone loves a good garage sale and the Center 4 Life has the best and biggest one of them all on Sanibel Saturday, Nov. 14, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. more »»

Celebrate Cayo Costa and taste a piece of paradise

October 28, 2015 For many visitors to Southwest Florida, there is a hidden gem which can only be reached by boat, but once on it, a piece of paradise will be found. more »»

New York author stops on Sanibel

October 28, 2015 Before Jenny Milchman became a published author a few years ago, she practiced as a physiotherapist for 11 years in a rural mental health clinic, which led to ideas for some of her first stories. more »»

Fishing remains huge part of Ron Rosse’s life

October 28, 2015 A Lee County native who was introduced to fishing at a very young age, continues his passion near Captiva Island where his earliest memories were formed - building stone crab traps. more »»

Family, pets and adult parties scheduled this Halloween

October 28, 2015 The Community House will be transformed into a fall carnival Halloween night to provide families with a place to celebrate the holiday. more »»

Blind advocacy making strides in Lee County

October 28, 2015 There is a motto for the Southwest Florida Council of the Blind (SWFCB) and it’s one which is very appropriate for people who are inflicted with vision loss - “Can do”. more »»

Waite retires from policing paradise

October 28, 2015 The last three years of Lee County Sheriff’s Deputy Ed Waite kind of resembled episodes from “The Andy Griffith Show,” in that it was a in a relaxed, calm and peaceful environment. more »»

30th annual Baileyfest set for this weekend

October 22, 2015 A portion of the Bailey’s Center parking lot will be transformed into a little country carnival, complete with a stage and many booths during the annual Baileyfest this weekend. more »»

hoopla digital now available for Sanibel Public Library card holders

October 22, 2015 By MEGHAN McCOY Sanibel Public Library began offering its patrons another option for downloading and streaming more than 300,000 titles through hoopla digita. more »»

CCP schedules workshop for Captiva Community Plan

October 22, 2015 After one lengthy conversation after another, the Captiva Community Panel decided to hold a workshop next month to continue the discussion about the Captiva Community Plan after Lee County staff... more »»

A piece of Captiva history can be purchased at Jensen’s Marina

October 22, 2015 A piece of Captiva Island history - a photograph of Andy’s Pier - is now available for the public to purchase as a keepsake of old Captiv. more »»

Sanibel Community Church leads drive to fill shoeboxes for the needy worldwide

October 22, 2015 For the fifth year in a row, the LOGOS kids and Sanibel Community Church will be collecting for the Christmas Shoebox drive, with empty shoeboxes waiting to be filled with goods, gifts and... more »»

Record day pumps up F.I.S.H. 10K Race

October 22, 2015 There were record numbers runners and volunteers for the 10K Race 4 F.I.S.H. more »»

Having internationally popular beaches comes with a cost

October 22, 2015 When strolling down one of the seven pristine beaches of Sanibel, it is not uncommon that you will run into visitors from Minnesota to Germany. more »»

Planning Commission grants conditional use permit to allow a Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar at Sundial

October 22, 2015 A new kind of dining experience will be coming to Sanibel after the Sanibel Planning Commission granted Sundial Resort and Spa at 1451 Middle Gulf Drive, to add a Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar t... more »»

‘Ding’ Darling Days kicks off Sunday with a day of free activities

October 14, 2015 An array of activities, many of which are free, are sure to excite both young and old, during the annual “Ding” Darling Days, which kicks off this weekend. “Oct. 21 is (Jay N. more »»

Larkins fulfills goal on Sanibel as an education ranger

October 14, 2015 A love for animals guided one ranger into pursing her dream as an education specialist on Sanibel almost six years ago. more »»

Capital Campaign kicks off for The Community House renovation project

October 14, 2015 A capital campaign to raise $2 million is underway to restore the “Heart of the Island,” so The Community House can continue to be used for future generations. more »»



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