Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Columnsen-usWed, 26 Apr 2017 07:31:37 EDTWed, 26 Apr 2017 07:31:37 EDT the Garden: Bougainvillea: Color galore spring was perhaps one of the best seasons for the vivid and plentiful color produced by the various bougainvillea cultivars in our local area. They do like it hot and dry and that is certainly what they got this year.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTFaces on Faith: Easter and Etta: A Tale of Resurrection when I think about resurrection I remember Etta Simpson.I met her several years ago when I took a group of teenagers and adults from my then congregation to Mound Bayou, Mississipp.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTShell Shocked: Pence leaves Sanibel a changed man President Pence paid Sanibel a surprise visit recently and publicly expressed his admiration for the balance between commercial and environmental interests.He visited one of the Sanibel churches where he took part in a Sunday prayer service.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTCenter Stage: 'Jesus Christ Superstar' rocks "Jesus Christ Superstar" opened on Broadway in 1971, it had already sold over two and a half million record albums.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTLiving Sanibel: Eastern diamondback and pigmy rattlesnake diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus) VENOMOUS! The largest rattlesnake in the world, this venomous pit viper is still common throughout Southwest Florid.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT