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2011-03-02 20:43:23

A new University of Florida study of 45-million-year-old pollen from Pine Island west of Fort Myers has led to a new understanding of the state's geologic history, showing Florida could be 10 million to 15 million years older than previously believed.

2010-06-21 15:18:00

LEE COUNTY, Fla., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- To address consumer misperceptions and reassure visitors that the Gulf oil spill is not affecting The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel coastline and islands, the destination has begun airing the first of nine, 30-second television spots, that are scheduled to be filmed, edited and aired everyday from June 21-25 and June 28-July 1. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2006-11-20 06:00:23

By Tim Flach, The State, Columbia, S.C. Nov. 20--The longtime privacy of a premier site on Lake Murray is starting to come into question. The 27-acre Pine Island has been a private club for about 50 years. And owner SCE&G plans to keep it that way.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.