Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander to the Editoren-usMon, 24 Apr 2017 18:35:10 EDTMon, 24 Apr 2017 18:35:10 EDT bags do have uses the editor: In a recent article, a writer advocated a ban on plastic bags, on the basis that they can be swallowed by whales and other marine and land mammals.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTA card of thanks the editor: Sanibel Uncorked! The 2017 Food and Wine Festival was an outstanding success held by the Sanibel-Captiva Optimist Club at Lily & Co., Jewelers.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTConcerned for biker safety the editor: I have tried for several years to get the intersection of Rabbit Road and West Gulf improved for safety with trips in person and by phone with the City of Sanibel's Public Works Department.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTVolunteer for charter review the editor: During the March Council meeting, Mayor Ruane admitted that a full charter review, required in even decade years by 7.03 Legislation Review in our Municipal Code, had not been done.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTGuest Commentary: Reminder: Fair housing equals opportunity years ago this month, on April 11, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed the federal Fair Housing Act, which prohibited discrimination concerning the sale, rental, and financing of housing based on race, religion, national origin, sex,...Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT