Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 28 Nov 2014 00:45:30 EDTFri, 28 Nov 2014 00:45:30 EDT celebrates the holidays thousand. That's the number of candles estimated to have been lighted over the years during the Luminary Festival, the kickoff celebration to the holidays in Sanibel and Captiva. The candles line and illuminate Sanibel's main drag.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTSea turtle living her free life again being stricken by the red tide's algal bloom toxin, an endangered sea turtle was released back into her home - the Gulf of Mexico - after two weeks of rehabilitation from the CROW group on Sanibel Islan.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTHistoric group recognizes Sanibel for bike friendliness continues to cement its place as a top destination for bicyclists and others using the island's ribbon of paved footpaths. The city has been recognized with a silver award by the League of American Bicyclist.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTNeighbor uses social media to protest proposed restaurant proposed shift in locations for an island restaurant is already drawing loud complaints from those living near the new site. One islander, in fact, will take his protests viral.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTWater storage project to help estuaries water storage project with the space equivalent of 5,500 Olympic-sized swimming pools is expected to help in protecting water resources in Southwest Florida.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT