Little Known Facts

  • Temp Extremes on Earth's surface on 7-20-2016!
    These ARE "everyday" & NOT Record Temps!
    Iraq: 126deg. F.
    Antartica: -91deg. F.
    217 deg. spread
  • Sea Levels in Pineland have NOT gone up 1 inch in
    50 years - But
    the Atlantic Ocean,
    150 miles away
    has risen 3 feet?
  • The Dollar's Value IS Tanking!
    '92-'05 ~ $400 oz.
    2011 - $1800+ oz.
    The Gold Story
  • Money Isn't Counted in Venezuela, It Is Weighed:
    10-31-16; Wall
    Street Journal,
    1 Doz. eggs, $150

In 1757, Lomonosov fathered the theory crude oil originates from biological material. The Story

Little Known Arab Facts
The Story

The REAL “Cellular Therapy” Story
The Cell Story

Read: Climate Change "Consensus" a Fallacy

Read: Astronauts Object to Global Warming "Crisis" Assertion

17,000+ children and teens are treated for lawn mower injuries each year. The Story

Firemen Fest For "Jaws-of-Life Fundraiser

Local businesses have partnered up to raise money to buy a new "Jaws of Life" for the Matlacha/Pine Island Fire District.

The event is Wednesday, March 23rd from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. at Lovegrove Gallery & Gardens, 4637 Pine Island Rd. NW, Matlacha, FL.

The fundraiser starts out with a Vino's Picasso session to paint "Fire House Groupie" with guest instructor Leoma Lovegrove and special guest painters, the Matlacha / Pine Island Firemen.

Gift Baskets and Silent auction galore from Bert's Bar, True Tours, Frills, Pure Florida, Sip and Send, Capt. Jack Eco Boat Tours, Cape Coral Balloons, Edison & Ford Winter Estates, and Bert's Pine Bay Gallery.

The drawing of the winning raffle for Lovegrove's original art, "Fire House Groupie" valued at $10,000. will be drawn at 3 pm. Raffle tickets can be purchased right up to the drawing. Winner does not have to be present. Raffle tickets are available at Lovegrove's Gallery and the Matlacha/Pine Island Fire Station. "We want to raise 30,000 total to buy the Jaws of Life, Leoma says.

Visit VinosPicasso.com to reserve your seat to paint with Leoma and the firemen. $100.00 per person and you take your masterpiece home! All money raised at this event will go towards the purchase of a new Jaws-of-Life.

Pine Island Events

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Items of Note

  • NOW! 4th of July, 2017 -- Here for 4th of July, 2017 Parade video
  • ClamJamSWFL Video video link
  • 4th of July, 2016- Here for 4th of July, 2016 Parade video
  • Actual Photo of the Calusa Golden
    discovered over 40 years ago

Relevant Quotes

In 10,000 years no one ever sacrificed their arms, their legs, their family or their life for "progress."

Speaking of Iran's crude nuclear bomb technology and inaccurate delivery systems, "If I were the (west bank) Palestinians, I'd be a little nervous." --John Wohlstetter, a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute
"Goodbye, my beloved friend. A great voice falls silent. A great heart stops. " --Salman Rushdie (On the death of Christopher Hitchens, Dec.,16, 2011)

"The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not."...."To compel a man to furnish funds for the propagation of ideas he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical."-- Thomas Jefferson

"If Congress can employ money indefinitely to the general welfare… The powers of Congress would subvert the very foundation, the very nature of the limited government established by the people of America."--Alexander Hamilton:

“You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else." --Winston Churchill