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J. N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge hires teacher to help with refuge education staffing shortages

Ding” Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge (DDWS) was able to hire a full-time conservation educator to work with refuge staff for a period of at least one year thanks to an anonymous donor.

Cat Country 107.1 Holding Special Preview Party for Annual Songwriter Festival

The fourth annual Island Hopper Songwriter Fest returns to Captiva and Fort Myers starting this September, but a special kickoff will be held for select guests on Aug. 3.

Fun Things to Do on Captiva Island

From boating and shelling to fine dining and exploring, Captiva has plenty of things to do, both well known and off the beaten path.

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.

7 Family-Oriented Activities in Sanibel & Captiva in the 7th Month of the Year

We've compiled 7 fun things that are happening through the end of July 2017 for our readers to explore.

Two Interns Join the City of Sanibel for the Summer

We got the inside scoop on the new interns Dana Congress and Connor Tomlinson, who are interning with city manager Judie Zimomra.

Sanibel Public Library Tech, Periodicals and Calusa Meeting Room Prepared for Remodel

Sanibel's "Your Library Reimagined" project is well underway. Here's the latest.

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!

Ready Or Not: Hurricane season is here, getting a plan in place

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration website notes that 78 percent of tropical storm activity comes from mid-August to mid-October.

Head in the Clouds: Amazing Summers, Things Above & Below Our Feet

Afternoon summer clouds are stunning, dangerous, ever-changing and beautiful, a photographer’s dream and a boater’s nightmare, forming as heat rises over the Everglades.

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