Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander, 30 Sep 2016 21:09:43 EDTFri, 30 Sep 2016 21:09:43 EDT that light shining "Today our fellow citizens, our way of life, our very freedom came under attack in a series of deliberate and deadly terrorist acts.Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTToo many empty plates start of the school year brings many good things to the children of Lee County. A fresh opportunity to learn. An ability to choose among specialized programs that foster an array of interests and talents.Wed, 7 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTPrimary election recommendations: Vote Goss, Mann in upcoming Republican primaries ballots have gone out and early voting for the Aug. 30 Primary Election begins Aug. 20. There are a number of local, state and federal offices up for grabs this year with the primary being the official kickoff for most.Fri, 12 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTSpirit of '45're a dying breed. Unfortunately, and literally. Of the 16 million-plus American service men and women who served our country in the most devastating of international wars, World War II, little more than 1 million veterans remain.Thu, 14 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTA time to give pause label them "victims." We reduce them to statistics. And far too many of us are quick to use them as fodder to foster a political agenda of choice.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT