Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander to the Editoren-usTue, 24 Jan 2017 15:48:40 EDTTue, 24 Jan 2017 15:48:40 EDT Commentary: BIG ARTS looks ahead BIG ARTS board of directors, staff and all our wonderful volunteers thank our members and supporters whose investment in BIG ARTS future will insure its vitality for many decades to come.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTLet's set the record straight the editor: In last week's Islander (Dec. 28, 2016) Dr. Raffensperger tried to establish the idea that the Civic and Cultural Core Project was against the Sanibel Plan and bad for the island.Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTIs everyone out there listening? the editor: Loud applause to Dr. John Raffensperger for his recenttimely and comprehensive article on "The Tourist Entertainment Center," or more commonly called The Civic Core pla.Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTEnough is enough the editor: The City Council of Sanibel, the sanctuary island, proposes to sacrifice a large parcel of environmentally sensitive land to build an amusement park for the entertainment of tourists and other transient visitors.Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTRegulation overreach? the editor: An innocent call to Sanibel Water to inquire about the cost of refiling my pool, which needed resurfacing, as opposed to using my perfect (tested) 45 year old well water resulted in a same day surreptitious inspection by the same,...Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT