Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/category.detail/nav/5064/News from around the regionen-usFri, 28 Jul 2017 12:44:41 EDTFri, 28 Jul 2017 12:44:41 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssCouncil members mull proposed tax ratehttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/571444.htmlProperty owners in Cape Coral will pay more in ad valorem taxes and assessments this year unless City Council steps in during the budget approval process to curb additional spending among the many pages of the proposed Fiscal Year 2018 budge.Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT'Back to School' section posted to District web sitehttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/571443.htmlThe first day of the 2017-2018 school year is fast approaching - classes begin on Thursday, Aug. 10. To help families prepare, the School District of Lee County has its annual Back to School section available on its Web site, <a href='http://www.Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDTLee District to join HB 7069 lawsuithttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/571445.htmlThe Lee County School District will join a lawsuit challenging the state's new education bill.Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDTFlorida Yards and Neighborhoods hosts annual plant sale and rain barrel workshop Saturdayhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/571446.htmlAs the summer season continues in Southwest Florida, year-long residents may be looking to their gardens, patios and courtyards for some mid-summer updates and alterations.Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDTAuto shops to give car to veteranhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/571447.htmlIt can be very difficult for an armed services veteran to find dependable transportation. Nobody knows that more than the people who fix cars for a living, and a group of them throughout Southwest Florida are doing something about it.Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT