Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander to the Editoren-usThu, 14 Dec 2017 08:02:30 EDTThu, 14 Dec 2017 08:02:30 EDT God for good old newspapers the editor: MSNBS is doing 24/7 coverage of whether or not senator x put his hand on Jane Smith's butt. Fox News does nonstop reporting of senator y's unwanted kiss with his intern.Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTMany thanks the editor: On Sunday morning Dec. 3, we were heading east on Periwinkle. A bunch of palm fronds probably fallen from a truck was blocking traffic in the westbound lane. Traffic was backed up in both directions as far as we could se.Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTMaybe next year the editor: As seasonal residents on Sanibel, we were so happy to read in the recent Islander that Sanibel will be having its own Boat Parade of Lights.Sadly, shortly after reading the article, we were informed that it had already been cancelled.Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTIn the best interests of the employees and the taxpayers the editor: Recently the regional daily newspaper reported that two of the Lee County Commissioners gave 5 percent retroactive pay raises to the county manager and county attorney, both of which are appointed positions.Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTThe Dunes Women's Golf Association donates more than $20,000 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation the editor: How many of us have been touched by this disease - a loved one, friend, acquaintance, yourself? Too many for sure!This is why the members of DWGA continue their efforts to help fund the research to fight breast cancer.Wed, 6 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDT