Planning Commission Reviews F.I.S.H. & Sanibel Sprout Applications

Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, Photo Credit- Jade Zoe |

Sanibel Planning Commission reviews F.I.S.H. & Sanibel Sprout applications related to Periwinkle Way & Palm Ridge Road On Aug. 26, Dr. Phillip Marks presided over his first Sanibel Planning Commission meeting as its chairman. Marks took over the position from Michael Valiquette who stepped down from the commission earlier in August. The first application came from…

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Mangrove Cuckoo Bird, Ding Darling, Captiva Vacation Rentals |

Mangrove Cuckoo, Ding Darling The beautiful and elusive Mangrove Cuckoo has been sighted on Sanibel Island! In a world of hyper-examination, it’s hard to imagine wildlife that biologists know little about. But in Sanibel’s own back yard lives the mangrove cuckoo, an elusive bird about the size of a bluejay that nestles deep in south…

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Captiva Island History, Andy’s Marina

Andy's Marina, Captiva Island, Captiva Vacation Rentals Cooperative. Photo Courtesy Of Captiva Historical Society |

Andy’s Marina, Archive Photo, Captiva Vacation Rentals A good old aerial photo of Andy’s Marina, present site of McCarthy’s Marina. The Santiva ferry boat which delivered mail, supplies and people from Fort Myers to Sanibel Island and Captiva Island, would dock at Andy’s Marina. For more information and history of Captiva Island, please see the Captiva Historical Society….

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San Cap Motor Club Labor Day Cruise-In At Periwinkle Place The debut event of the San Cap Motor Club occurs Labor Day, Monday, September 1st at the Periwinkle Place Shops from 5 PM – 8 PM. The San Cap Motor Club was started in 2014 and is focused on a passion for antique, classic, hot…

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On Sunday, August 31, American Legion Post 123, Sanibel, will have a fish fry from 1 to 8 p.m. For more information please go to American Legion Post 123, Sanibel Facebook Page. Or you can call (239) 472-9979.

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South Seas Island Resort Women’s Pro Classic, November 2-9, 2014

Women's Professional Tennis, South Sea Islands Resort, Photo Courtesy Of Focus Magazine |

Women’s Professional Tennis Returning To South Seas Island Resort, Captiva Island! Women’s Tennis Returning to beautiful Captiva, Florida, this November will be the South Seas Island Resort Women’s Pro Classic $50,000 USTA Pro Circuit Event getting underway from November 2nd-9th on Captiva Island. After a successful inaugural event in 2013 showcasing the game’s emerging and…

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