October 16, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

GET OUT FOR A GOOD CAUSE

¦ The fifth annual Southwest Florida Walk the Talk for Epilepsy sets out Saturday morning, Nov. 1, at North Collier Regional Park. More...

CLUB NOTES

¦ Corvettes of Naples hosts the annual Vette Together for Charity open car and truck show from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at Harbour Plaza, 1 mile south of Alico Road on U.S. 41 in south Fort Myers. Register from 8-11 a.m. More...

NATIONAL RECOVERY MONTH AWARDS

The David Lawrence Center, Collier County’s comprehensive mental health and substance abuse treatment facility, celebrated the 25th annual National Recovery Month with a dinner honoring four individuals and organizations for their support of th More...

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Business News

Where to eat?

There are now more options than ever

Early fall is a popular time to open a restaurant here, time to get the gears running smoothly before people come back from the North en masse. More...

BUSINESS MEETINGS

¦ The Collier Building Industry Association holds its next networking event from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at Advanced Electronic Integrators, 2400 Trade Center Way. $15 for CBIA members, $25 for others. Email nancy@cbia.net. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Internationally speaking, U.S. housing prices are relatively reasonable

The recovery of the U.S. housing market has been strong for several years, and now there is debate whether it will falter. Others think that the most recent fade in activity is really a fake–out and the real estate bull has far to go. More...

Drink up for Ronald McDonald House Charities

As an event, this sounds so much like heaven that the suspicious among us might wonder if we’ve stopped breathing and started living eternally. More...

C-SCAPES

What’s to become of us?

If you’ve read this column with any frequency, you know that I like to keep my observations about life positive and enjoyable. I hope you’ll forgive me, then, for writing about something I could have titled “Deadly Serious.” More...

Watch out on the road

Here’s where Collier County Sheriff’s Office traffic enforcement deputies will be the week of Oct. 20-24: Monday, Oct. More...

Tune up your driving skills

AARP offers classes to help older drivers learn about new traffic laws, refresh their driving skills and reduce their risk for tickets and accidents. Drivers over age 55 might be eligible for a discount on auto insurance. More...

CALLING ALL ALUMNI

¦ Members of the Naples IOWA Club invite University of Iowa Hawkeyes fans to join them at Weekend Willie’s to watch the season’s football games. Up next is the Oct. 18 game against the University Maryland Terrapins, with kickoff at noon. More...

THE DIVA DIARIES

Taken aback by the earlier and earlier arrival of the snowbirds

Well, that escalated quickly. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

shooting LYLE

A photographer’s iconic images of the indisputably striking musician

Michael Wilson is in love with music. He’s also in love with the ineffable qualities of shadow and light, the way they complement each other in the same way as lyrics and melody. As a result, Mr. More...

Island Theater Company opens season with a comedy

Island Theater Company on Marco Island opens the new season with “Stonewall’s Bust” Oct. 25-Nov. 8 at the Marco Island Historical Museum. More...

Documentary about Memphis music selected to wrap up 2014 festival

“Take Me to the River,” a documentary exploring the mixtures of races, generations and genres that created the Memphis music blend of R&B, rock, country and funk, has been announced as the movie for the Closing Night Film & Wrap P More...