Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Newsen-usFri, 27 Apr 2018 00:53:30 EDTFri, 27 Apr 2018 00:53:30 EDT'Ding' Darling tarpon tournament still collecting auction items seventh annual "Ding" Darling & Doc Ford's Tarpon Tournament is set for May 11. According to the "Ding" Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge, event organizers are still accepting donations of items for the auction.Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDTJunonia found on Sanibel Kidd, of Hancock, New Hampshire, found a junonia on April 24 along the beach near the Sanddollar on Middle Gulf Drive on Sanibel. After two decades of shelling on the island, it is the first junonia Kidd has found.Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDTGator Bites takes home championship title for spring softball league Gator Bites Tail and Ale won the 2018 spring Co-Ed Softball League championship. On April 25, the season-ending tournament was played at the Sanibel Ball Field.Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDTModerate economic growth, relatively low inflation expected for second quarter have now experienced nearly 18 months of the "Trump Effect" on the economy, interest rates, corporate profits, asset markets and investor psyche. Both consumer and business confidence are at 15-year high.Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDTInterfaith Shared Scholar Committee announces Shared Scholar 2019 Shared Scholar will be the Rev. Dr. John Philip Newell. Hosted by the Interfaith Shared Scholar Committee, he will present the Shared Scholar Lecture, "Faiths Finding Faith in Each Other" on Jan. 24 at 7 p.m.Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDT