Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Newsen-usWed, 31 Aug 2016 11:48:26 EDTWed, 31 Aug 2016 11:48:26 EDT Doc Ford's restaurant on Sanibel to have open house Sept. 8 ASHLEY GOODMAN <a href=''></a> After a year and a half of planning, the new Doc Ford's on the corner of Tarpon Bay Road, will hold a soft opening on Thursday, Sept. 8.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTF.I.S.H. and Zonta to bring mammogram testing to Sanibel"An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." For Sanibel and Captiva women, that ounce of prevention will be coming in the form of the Radiology Regional Center Mobile Mammogram Thursday, Sept. 8, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., thanks to sponsors F.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTSanibel summer: more business, less closures was a time not long ago when many businesses on Sanibel would close up shop for at least some part of the summer.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTCommunity mourns loss of Paul McCarthy McCarthy, owner of Captiva Cruises and McCarthy's Marina, died Wednesday morning. He was 63. Islanders herald him as a man who had a special relationship with the Sanibel Captiva community, especially with the area's pristine environment.Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTEarly voting continues thru Aug. 27 early voting wrapping up this weekend, the primary election is set for Tuesday, Aug. 30. Early voting kicked off on Aug. 20 and will continue through Saturday, Aug. 27.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT