Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/category.detail/nav/5064/News from around the regionen-usTue, 23 Oct 2018 18:01:40 EDTTue, 23 Oct 2018 18:01:40 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssAnnual ode to German culture - Oktoberfest - starts Fridayhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/585234.htmlGemutlichkeit. A German word that conveys the feeling warmth, friendliness and good cheer.Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDTCounty opts out of cities' legal challengehttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/585232.htmlLee County will not take part in a lawsuit challenging a Lake Okeechobee water flow decision filed by six of the county's municipalities.Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDTEarly voting starts Mondayhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/585233.htmlBy MEGHAN BRADBURY <a href='mailto:news@breezenewspapers.com'>news@breezenewspapers.com</a> The Supervisor of Elections encourages those voters who have not yet cast their mail-in ballots take advantage of Early Voting, which begins Monday morning.Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDTMarceno credits team with smooth transition to the helmhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/585235.htmlNewly appointed Lee County Sheriff Carmine Marceno has only been in his new role a short while but, thanks to his mentor, staff and extensive law enforcement experience, his transition has been a smooth one, embracing this new chapter in his life...Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDTKindergarten pre-registration opens Mondayhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/585236.htmlStarting on Monday, parents will have the opportunity to pre-register their child for kindergarten and avoid the long lines that tend to happen in January during open enrollment.Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT