Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander to the Editoren-usTue, 15 Oct 2019 03:19:40 EDTTue, 15 Oct 2019 03:19:40 EDT Commentary: Upping the ante to protect Southwest Florida year's toxic algae crisis has been rightly crowned a historic turning point for our region.Wed, 11 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTRestrict only some micro-mobility devices the editor: I have been a full-time resident on Sanibel for 15 years and like most residents have enjoyed the many attractions of our great city island.Tue, 27 Aug 2019 00:00:00 EDTPossible solution to empty storefronts the editor: Increasingly Sanibel has a problem with a lot of empty storefronts all over the island. There are many reasons for this, including high rents and consumer demands not being met by the retail landscap.Tue, 27 Aug 2019 00:00:00 EDTMore than mental illness needs addressing the editor: I agree that mental illness is a huge factor in the gun violence in our country, but on the other hand you have to have a mental problem to want to kill or cause bodily harm to another human being.Tue, 20 Aug 2019 00:00:00 EDTOur Faustian bargain the editor: If there is one unforgettable lesson all of us took away from the horrific red tide event on Sanibel last summer and fall it is that paradise is vulnerabl.Tue, 6 Aug 2019 00:00:00 EDT