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  1. Conservationists cry foul on Amendment 1 fundingRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... Judah said, limiting overflows that in 2013 flushed algae and storm runoff into the Gulf. Resorts in Sanibel and Captiva that summer lost millions in visitor spending and goodwill, island businesses and elected officials complained. If not directly ...

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  2. eDist Business LLC Named Recipient of Olympus Circle of Excellence...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | PRWeb

    ... of Excellence Top Distributor Award. The Olympus Corporation representatives at the South Seas Island Resort in Captiva, FL presented the award recently. eDist Business, LLC , is the leading value-added distributor of Olympus Professional Dictation ...

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  3. Volunteers needed for annual scallop searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Boca Beacon

    Join Florida Sea Grant, UF/IFAS Lee County Extension and the Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation by participating in the 2015 Pine Island Sound Scallop Search, a resource-monitoring program in which volunteers snorkel, looking for scallops in select areas within Pine Island Sound. The July 18 event is sponsored by Lee County Parks & Recreation, Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program, Friends of Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserve and Pineland Marina.

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  4. Bubble Room to appear on Food NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    CAPTIVA ISLAND, Fla. - The world famous Bubble Room restaurant on Captiva, is once again in the national spot light as they make an appearance on the Food Networks "Craziest Restaurants in America."

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  5. Louisiana man's body found in water off Captiva IslandRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Authorities have identified a person who died after falling off a boat in the waters off Upper Captiva as a 65-year-old Shreveport man. Matlacha Pine Island Fire Capt.

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  6. Shreveport man drowns in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Times

    Shreveport man drowns in Florida A Shreveport swimmer who fell off a boat near Upper Captiva has died. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: A swimmer who fell off a boat near Upper Captiva has died, according to the Matlacha Pine Island Fire Control District.

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  7. Toll Brothers offering quick delivery homes at Coastal Oaks at NocateeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | St. Augustine Record

    ... collections of single-family home designs at Coastal Oaks at Nocatee. Also available are the Edgewater Tuscan, the Captiva Provincial and the Nassau Heritage. - The Edgewater Tuscan from the Ambassador Collection has 3,370 square feet of living ...

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  8. Search crews recover boater's body near North CaptivaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | NBC2 News

    ... Pine Island Fire Department say the boater was found dead. We're told the body was recovered by crews with the Upper Captiva Fire Department.

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  9. Best Places to Visit in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Geeky Traveller

    ... one of the wealthiest cities in the United States, with houses selling for more than $40 million. As on Sanibel and Captiva Islands, development along the shoreline has been kept residential. It got its name because the bay it's located on was said ...

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  10. Miracle score three in the ninth in walk-off winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... or a 7:05 first pitch against Daytona (37-28). The Miracle are celebrating the residents and business of Sanibel and Captiva with Islands Night. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and there will be a pregame parade around the warning track.

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  11. mohawk picRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    CAPTIVA Fla. - A U.S. Coast Guard spokeswoman confirmed that a male diver approximately fifty years old was still missing as of Sunday after the Coast Guard and a search team from a local fire department searched for the diver at the Mowhawk Reef dive site which is about 27 nautical miles west of Captiva Island.

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  12. Coast Guard searches for missing diverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    OFF THE COAST OF CAPTIVA, Fla. - The U.S. Coast Guard is in a rush to find a missing diver who was last seen near a popular Southwest Florida reef.

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  13. Coast Guard searching for missing diver near CaptivaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | NBC2 News

    ... ding to Cape Coral Police. We're told a person was scuba diving near the USS Mohawk artificial reef -- 28 miles from Captiva. The diver never resurfaced.

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  14. Tuning in to top Boston talentRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Boston Herald

    The cra-cra cocktail bar - known for its muddled-fruit drinks, vintage glam and waitstaff dressed like show girls - will share the spotlight with Jekyll & Hyde Club in NYC, the Bubble Room in Captiva, Fla., Ella's Deli in Wisconsin and Betty Dangers in Minneapolis. a And Glenn Quirion , the pastry Picasso at Sweet Tooth in Southie, will be competing against rival dessert DaVincis on the upcoming season of the Food Network 's "Cake Wars."

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  15. Sanibel + Captiva Islands: Florida's Best Family-Friendly Nature-Loving EscapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Forbes.com

    ... and currently hold a Wine and Spirits Education Trust Intermediate Certificate. The sister islands of Sanibel and Captiva are something of a special breed in Florida. You won't find bustling theme parks, water parks or alligator attractions on these ...

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  16. Volunteers needed for annual scallop searchRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Join Florida Sea Grant, UF/IFAS Lee County Extension and the Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation by participating in the 2015 Pine Island Sound Scallop Search, a resource-monitoring program in which volunteers snorkel, looking for scallops in select areas within Pine Island Sound. The July 18 event is sponsored by Lee County Parks & Recreation, Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program, Friends of Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserve and Pineland Marina.

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  17. Save Over 25% this Summer at Southwest Florida's South Seas Island ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | GlobeNewswire

    Fourth Night Free, Kids Eat Free Breakfast and Over $250 in Savings on Resort Outlets Included in the "Summer Getaway" Package, Available through September 30th CAPTIVA ISLAND, Fla., June 8, 2015 -- Located directly on the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida, South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island is offering a fourth night and kids' breakfast for free with the "Summer Getaway" package, available through September 30th. Also included in the package, guests receive the resort's coupon booklet with over $250 in savings on resort outlets from rounds of beachfront golf and watersports to island cruises, spa services, dining, shopping and more.

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  18. Where to Fish for TarponRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Florida Sportsman

    ... tarpon while you're out on the town. Boca Grande-accessible from popular tourist locales such as Sanibel and Captiva islands-has a fleet of comfortable cabin cruisers whose captains are skilled at hooking big fish on live bait. Also, there are ...

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  19. Cape Coral City Council members, mayor could get raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | NBC2 News

    ... in Lee County are thankful after a close call at the beach. Their kayak capsized about 300 yards from shore near Captiva. Three people in Lee County are thankful after a close call at the beach. Their kayak capsized about 300 yards from shore near ...

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  20. Port Charlotte bar, nightclub owners face gambling accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | NBC2 News

    ... in Lee County are thankful after a close call at the beach. Their kayak capsized about 300 yards from shore near Captiva. Three people in Lee County are thankful after a close call at the beach. Their kayak capsized about 300 yards from shore near ...

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