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SWFL Interior Designers: 4 Decorators Who Perfect Your Space

TM Media has selected a sliver of a very large pie of interior designers to share with our readers.

The Truth of a Junonia: Beautiful and Necessary for Survival

This excerpt from a memoir explores the beauty of seashells - the junonia in particular.

Reddish Egret: the Rarest and Most Habitat-restricted Heron in Florida

The reddish egret is a colorful and entertaining heron. Rarely found inland, it is associated with estuaries, mangrove swamps, tidal flats and coastal lagoons.

Sanibel Captiva Trust Co. Donates $5,000 Towards Growing a New Sanibel Community House Program

Funding will be used to support the Culinary Education Center at The Community House on Sanibel.

2017 Dining Guide for Captiva & Sanibel Islands

Explore the local-area dining scene with our Dining Guide. From seafood to diners, we've got it covered.

What to Look Forward to This Year at Sanibel's 4th of July Celebration

The City of Sanibel will be hosting an exciting all-day event to celebrate this year's Independence Day!

Red-cockaded Woodpecker: Once abundant, this woodpecker is now endangered in Florida

Of the 22 species of woodpeckers in North America and 217 worldwide, Florida is home to 11 species, including the dwindling population of the red-cockaded woodpecker.

Founder of 'Dress for Success SW Florida' Talks Mission to Empower & Encourage Women

Dress for Success SW Florida gave Bonita Springs a special treat, booking Donna Noce as the keynote speaker for its annual signature event, A Fashion Night in Black & White.

Captiva Island Reporting Close to 100 Sea Turtle Nests This Season

It's sea turtle nesting season. Here are some facts you may not know about the local inhabitants.

2017 Health & Wellness Guide for Sanibel & Captiva Islands

Hike the Indigo Trail Walk, pop by The Sanibel Sprout for a juice or sign up with Sanibel Health Club. That and more in our 2017 Health & Wellness Guide.
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  • Mondays with Marie

    02/26/2018
    09:00AM — 02:00PM

    Local artist, Marie Dyer, teaches a variety of workshops including landscape and silk painting fo...


  • Mondays with Marie

    02/26/2018
    09:00AM — 02:00PM

    Local artist, Marie Dyer, teaches a variety of workshops including landscape and silk painting fo...


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