Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Columnsen-usMon, 22 Apr 2019 08:53:53 EDTMon, 22 Apr 2019 08:53:53 EDT Florida's public health crisis off to Southwest Florida Congressman Francis Rooney for pressing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other federal agencies to tell the public what it knows about the threat of toxic blue-green algae.Sat, 20 Apr 2019 00:00:00 EDTWhat is missing? this was your first spring on our islands, or if you are not an observant, seasoned beachcomber, you might not notice that something on our islands is amiss. This spring is not like the others. The beaches are not the same as in the past.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 00:00:00 EDTFaces on Faith: Everyone should see Israel with their own eyes 8:10 one morning in Israel, I boarded the 8:10 a.m. bus to Jerusalem at the Tiberias Terminal. There were only a few people on the bus so I had two seats to myself - one for me and one for my carry on which was a bit heavy.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: Warm weather brings good fishing kicked off with a front dropping down early in the week bringing a few windy days and scattered showers. As we moved closer to the weekend, we were back to sunny days with light wind.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 00:00:00 EDTShell Shocked: The intransitive verb blues I get older I keep coming up with strange new symptoms. The other day I woke up with a roaring case of intransitive verbs. I don't know how this occurred. I'd been eating the right foods to protect me against such possibilitie.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 00:00:00 EDT