June 30, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

CLUB NOTES

¦ Naples Ship Modelers is an informal group dedicated to the hobby of building wooden ship models. Members meet at 9:30 a.m. on the first and third Saturday of the month at the Landmark Naples community in North Naples. More...

Jack Nicklaus returns to the scene of a milestone round

Golf great pleased to be part of course makeover in Naples

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus is helping to celebrate his past and that of The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club by reshaping the future of the iconic golf course at the seaside property. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

America

Land of the free, home of the brave, the movie, the book, the superhero, the beer and a whole lot more

RECENTLY, WHILE BINGE-WATCHING “The Americans,” I began thinking about how numerous things share the same name, or a variation of that. So many things have “American” in their name. More...

Naples gallery gives a patriotic salute in a rare summer exhibit

HARMON-MEEK|MODERN IS RARELY OPEN in the summer, but this year the Naples gallery is staying open in July to celebrate Independence Day artistically. More...

The complex key to the present lies in the past of the Vietnam War

FLORIDA WRITERS

A bone-chilling thriller with a strong sense of how history shapes people’s lives, “Someone Must Die” also probes deeply into the workings of family dynamics. Writer Sharon Potts’ main character, Aubrey Lynd, is a Ph.D. More...

Grace Place helps fight hunger in Golden Gate

Although education is the core focus and mission at Grace Place for Children and Families, the organization’s food pantry is the largest distribution point for the Harry Chapin Food Bank in Collier County. More...

Visually impaired Collier kids can sign up for camp

Lighthouse of Collier holds its seventh annual summer camp for local children who are blind or visually impaired. Sessions are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays starting Tuesday, July 5. More...

WGCU-TV debuts documentary about Collier’s new artificial reef system

Thirty-six artificial reefs, each comprised of 500 tons of concrete, have been deployed in six offshore locations near Naples and Marco Island over the past year. More...

Which has a shorter shelf life — SnapChat or Botox?

THE DIVA DIARIES

So, like most 13-year-olds across the world, I have discovered SnapChat. More...

Business News

Public land payouts

Collier County tops state in PILT funds received for federal properties

Lee and Collier counties hold thousands of acres of federal land, including national parks, from which they receive no property taxes. More...

Leadership Collier Foundation congratulates 2016 youth program grads

The Leadership Collier Foundation, in coordination with The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce, held its graduation of the Youth Leadership Collier program on June 17 at the NCH downtown hospital. More...

Survey shows Floridians more pessimistic about state’s economy

Consumer sentiment among Floridians dropped again in June to 89, one point down from May’s revised reading and tied with September 2015 for the lowest reading in the last 18 months, according to the latest University of Florida consumer survey. More...