Archive for the ‘News’ Category


Turtles Hatching in Daylight

This is a must watch video. Jump to the 8:40 minute mark to really see the action. ×

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Spring Time News

Hello!    We have had some excitement here at Harbour Village in the last few months! In early March, we had a pair of Sandhill Cranes nesting in our retention pond. About March 8th or 9th two tiny chicks appeared with their parents! As you can see from the photos, they were adorable, and were […]

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Winter Happenings

   Harbour Village is full! Our Snowbirds are back! In January we resumed our Pot Lucks on Wed evenings, and have had good crowds and great food! Our Super Bowl party was well attended with Jim Nimmer in charge of the football pool once again. A fun time was had by all.    We have […]

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December Greetings

Happy Holidays! Harbour Village is all decorated for Christmas thanks to our many volunteers! We especially want to thank Anthony and Barb Prince for donating and decorating the tree in the clubhouse! Our weather has been perfect…upper 80 degrees-day, 50s at night. If you haven’t rented a place yet, please check out our rental list…there […]

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Greetings for November!

November! The snowbirds are returning, the Sea Turtle babies have all hatched and begun their life’s journey, and we are finally out of the 90 degree weather, and have our windows open for the first time since May!   We are so sad to hear of the passing of Har Gerritsen on October 31st. He […]

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October Greetings!

October here in Florida is one of our most beautiful months. The flowers are still blooming, and the weather is getting cooler and we will soon be welcoming back all our snowbirds! The sea turtle hatchlings have almost all gone to the sea, the nests excavated 3 days after hatching, and the hatched eggs counted. […]

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September Greetings

  We really lucked out here in El Jobean to escape Isaac. But it did give us a good practice for hurricane preparation! We all cleared our lanais, filled our bathtubs, gas tanks, and pantries. Peter spent hours tying down our brand new pool furniture, which we could have easily lost in a bad storm. […]

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ISAAC – The storm that was….

Tropical Storm Isaac – brought to you by Home Depot, Lowes & Publix.   A view of the carnage left behind by Isaac at my place. A little comic relief from all the media hype. ×

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Isaac has past.

The last chart we need to view. Isaac is gone from here. Really a non-event after all the hype, which is good news I would say. ×

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Tropical Storm Isaac

Monday 5:05 am The predicted path has been moved further west taking our area outside of the danger zone. Rainfall & Surge have both been reduced to afternoon thunder storm levels. Additional information can be found on the National Hurricane Center’s website :- http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/ Below is their chart as of 5:00 am Monday.     […]

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