Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander from around the regionen-usTue, 20 Mar 2018 06:06:16 EDTTue, 20 Mar 2018 06:06:16 EDT suspended for missing boater Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing 63-year-old man in the Gulf of Mexico after a fishing boat sank 70 miles south west of Fort Myers Beach. The search for Dennis Grim, 63, was suspended at 1:30 p.m.Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTState budget includes appropriations for Cape Coral reservoir pipeline and mobile command center Rick Scott has signed the state budget and included appropriations for two Cape Coral projects. The budget will provide $1,115,000 in state funding for the city's Reservoir Pipeline Project $176,250 for a the Mobile Command Center.Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTFDOT issues 'fact sheet' on pedestrian bridge collapse Fact Sheet on FIU pedestrian bridge collapse * The Florida International University pedestrian bridge was a local agency project, not a Florida Department of Transportation project.Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTExtended bar hours gathering traction South Cape Community Redevelopment Agency unanimously showed its support this week for a city ordinance that would re-establish an extended bar hours program in Cape Coral's hospitality zone.Thu, 15 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTSchool safety: Post-bill debate begins Gov. Rick Scott signed a school safety bill last Friday, the first legislation toward gun control in the state since the Parkland school shootin.Thu, 15 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT