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Letters to the Editor


Letter to the Editor: BGHS Historic Home Tour very well attended

April 3, 2015
Dear Editor, Nearly 400 people attended the recent Boca Grande Historical Society’s Tour of Historic Homes. Almost 100 gathered for the luncheon at the Gasparilla Inn preceding the tour to hear…

Letter to the editor: Bike Parade organizer thanks community for a great event

March 30, 2015
To the Editor: The Boca Grande Community Center had its 30th Annual Bike Path Parade last Saturday, which turned out to be a great event for island residents and visitors. Even though there …

Letter to the editor: More thanks for a great event, this time from Woman’s Club

March 30, 2015
To the Editor: Members of the planning committee for “Fantasy Island: Live Your Dreams!” would like to thank the more than 130 volunteers who made last Saturday’s Women’s Club Spring Fair and B…

Letter to the editor: Book sale a bonanza thanks to bountiful donations

March 30, 2015
Dear Editor, Thanks to many of you, the Johann Fust Foundation’s book sale was a huge success. The book donations poured in, then the buyers poured in and then the books poured out! The v…

Letter to the Editor: Strawberry Festival committee gives thanks to the community

March 20, 2015
To the Editor: The United Methodist Women of the United Methodist Church want to express our appreciation to everyone in the community for their efforts in their contributions, volunteering and…

Letter to the editor: Mr. Perry responds …

March 13, 2015
To the Editor: I’ve been part of the community on this island for 30 years. My wife for 50 years. I’m insulted that you apparently think I’m not part of it. When I ran for a position on the …

Letter to the editor: BGHS thanks all for another successful historic home tour

March 13, 2015
Nearly 400 people attended the Boca Grande Historical Society’s Tour of Historic Homes last Thursday. Almost 100 gathered for the luncheon at the Gasparilla Inn preceding the tour to hear Bill …

Letter to the editor: GICIA supports Friends of Cape Haze

March 13, 2015
SUBMITTED BY MISTY NICHOLS AND THE GICIA – In recent years, GICIA has begun to face new challenges as we recognize that growth in nearby areas off-island has the potential to seriously impact us. …