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American Legion

The American Legion Post 123, at 4929 Sanibel-Captiva Road, Sanibel, presents the following: - July 25: Barbecue ribs and chicken from noon to 8 p.m. Food is served from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., with steak sandwiches on Fridays and tacos on Tuesdays. There are also daily specials and half-pound ...

The Community House

The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, will present the following: SENIOR AEROBIC EXERCISE Senior Aerobic Exercise will be held on July 21 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. with instructor Mahnaz Bassiri. Bring your own weights (optional). Cost is $5. LIVING LIFE CURRENT Living Life ...

CIHS sets up fund for film in tribute to Jensen, family

On Feb. 16, a ripple spread around the waters of Captiva and Sanibel as islanders heard the news of the transference of ownership of Jensen’s Twin Palm Resort and Marina, the Captiva Island Historical Society reported. The historic cottages and marina were known as the last bastion of “old ...

Sanibel Sea School has wet week of camp during Elsa

The first week of July for Sanibel Sea School campers proved to be a wet one. Tropical Storm Elsa passed by the Sanibel coast line on July 6 and the morning of July 7, creating windy and rainy conditions for the summer camp. With winds forecasted to be near 40 mph, Sanibel Sea School staffers ...

Punta Rassa Boat Ramp to close temporarily for repaving

Lee County reported that the Punta Rassa Boat Ramp, located in Fort Myers near the Sanibel Causeway toll booth, will close temporarily from July 26-29 for parking lot improvements. The ramp will reopen on July 30, weather permitting. Patch work began on July 14, but the ramp is remaining open ...

Mosquito control set for the islands

The Lee County Mosquito Control District has scheduled spray truck activity for Sanibel and Captiva. The district reported that the following areas will be treated for adult mosquitoes from between sunset today and 2 a.m. July 15 by Ultra Low Volume spray trucks: - From South Seas Plantation ...

Vegetation trimming on Sanibel-Captiva Road

The vegetation along Sanibel-Captiva Road from Bowman’s Beach Road to Blind Pass on both sides of the road, including the Shared Use Path, will be trimmed now through July 30 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., weather permitting. Due to the nature of the work, one lane of San-Cap Road may be ...

‘Clean Swell’ app tracks trash collected

Keep Lee County Beautiful reported that living in a coastal community makes it extremely important to gather trash no matter where we find it. Like the old saying goes, “All roads lead to the ocean,” this is true for where trash will end up. It includes litter on roads and in parks and ...

Keep children safe, smart about outdoor electrical hazards

Tropical Storm Elsa has left our area, and every child in town is ready to head outdoors to enjoy what is left of summer. As little and big children alike enjoy the outdoors, it is imperative for parents to remind them of the following outdoor electric safety rules: - Always keep an eye out ...

Program certifies eco-minded fishing guides

Looking for an eco-minded fishing guide for your trip? The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission suggests checking out the Florida Friendly Fishing Guide certification program. The program recognizes saltwater and freshwater fishing guides who are committed to preserving the future ...