FISH of SANCAP helping to rebuild Sanibel/Captiva area after Ian

For more than 40 years, FISH of SANCAP served the Sanibel/Captiva community as any other charitable group would. But when Hurricane Ian turned life upside down at FISH headquarters and on those islands, the group adjusted to meet the community’s needs.

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Southwest Florida in preparation for Tropical Storm Eta’s arrival

Marco Island  Many on Marco Island were trying to enjoy the last bit of their weekend before Tropical Storm Eta interrupted. Within the last hour, WINK News Anchor Justin Kase has seen rain and winds pickup head of the storm. The surf still seems to be somewhat calm. One woman spent her time picking up […]

Meet Sanibel’s newest resident: A Giant Pacific octopus

The island of Sanibel is known for its shells and beaches but soon, it may be known for its newest resident — an octopus. He really likes his toys. “We give him Mega Blocks, Lego sets, Mr. Potato Heads, lots of things,” said Carly Hulse, Senior Aquarist at Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum. Hulse says when […]

Sanibel City Council approves mask ordinance by a 3-1 vote

On Tuesday morning, Sanibel city leaders voted in favor of requiring masks for all individuals going into public buildings. They will be required inside public buildings as well as restaurants prior to seating, but when seated you won’t have to wear one. Masks will not be required on beaches, at private residences and at churches. […]