Schnappers Suing Blue Bell Ice Cream

Schnappers Hots, a well-known Sanibel Island restaurant, is suing Blue Bell Ice Cream for hurting its business. |

Schnappers Hots Suing Blue Bell Ice Cream. As reported By WINK News. “Schnappers Hots, a well-known restaurant on the island, is suing Blue Bell Ice Cream for hurting its business. David Acheson, Schnappers’ owner, partnered with Blue Bell Ice Cream years ago until the ice cream was recalled for being linked to a lysteria outbreak….

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Doc Ford’s Sanibel Is Hiring

Doc Ford's Sanibel, File Photo By Frank Moseley, Via Creative Commons. |

New Doc Ford’s On Sanibel Now Hiring. From Craigslist Posting: “Doc Ford’s Sanibel is now hiring for the following positions: Host/Hostess: Full or part time, must be flexible and be able to multi task. Must have prior customer service experience; Servers: Must have minimum of 2 years high volume recent restaurant experience; Runners: Must have…

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Kohler North Captiva Estate For Sale

Herbert Kohler Jr. has listed his 4,400-square-foot Florida vacation home on exclusive North Captiva Island for sale for $5.7 million. Pool Side. Photos courtesy of Realtor.com. |

Kohler North Captiva Estate Listed For Sale For $5.7M. As reported by Realtor.com Celebrity Real Estate. “Billionaire businessman Herbert Kohler Jr. has listed his 4,400-square-foot Florida vacation home on exclusive North Captiva Island for sale for $5.7 million. Kohler is the chairman of the Kohler Co., a manufacturing company best known for its plumbing products. The four-bedroom,…

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Sanibel Flood Insurance Questionnaire

Sanibel Island, Tide Surge & Flooding, 1-17-16. |

Sanibel Seeks Input on Flood Insurance. The City of Sanibel Seeks Citizen Input on Flood Insurance Questionnaire The City of Sanibel participates in the National Flood Insurance Program.  The program enables property owners in participating communities the option of purchasing insurance protection against flooding.  We are currently updating our Sanibel Flood Management Plan as part of…

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Blind Pass Dredging

Blind Pass, Sanibel, Dredging, File Photo By Florida Sea Grant, Via Creative Commons. |

Blind Pass Maintenance Dredging Scheduled. The Captiva Erosion Prevention District issued the following news release regarding Blind Pass maintenance dredging currently scheduled for January 2017. “In 2009, Lee County completed construction of the Blind Pass restoration project by opening previously closed Blind Pass.  Maintenance dredging was done on the gulf side in September 2012 where over…

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Sanibel & Captiva: Hurricane Matthew Thursday Update

Thursday Update, Hurricane Matthew Tracking, Possible Trajectory, Sanibel & Captiva Islands Watching. |

Hurricane Matthew Tracking Shifts West Huricane Matthew tracking projections keep creeping incrementally west; course is still east of Sanibel and Captiva, but it has come a long way west compared to several days ago. There could be significant tropical storm winds and rain on Sanibel & Captiva. Let’s stay alert and keep vigilant! Sanibel Captiva hurricane…

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Sanibel Hurricane Matthew Update #1

Hurricane Matthew Tracking, Possible Trajectory, Sanibel & Captiva Islands Watching, Image Courtesy Of NOAA. |

Hurricane Matthew Update #1 The City Of Sanibel issued the following news release at 9:45/E this morning. “The City of Sanibel continues to monitor Hurricane Matthew. Matthew is a powerful Category 4 hurricane approximately 1000 miles southeast of Sanibel with 150 mph sustained [winds]. It has started to turn to the north and should continue in…

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Sanibel & Captiva Watching Hurricane Matthew

Hurricane Matthew Tracking, Possible Trajectory, Sanibel & Captiva Islands Watching. |

Sanibel & Captiva Keeping A Watch On Hurricane Matthew The current trajectory looks like Hurricane Matthew will go well to the east, but always wise to stay alert. Everyone remembers that Hurricane Charley was supposed to swing week west of Sanibel and Captiva and then head toward Tampa, missing Sanibel & Captiva Islands. Charley didn’t and…

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