October 9, 2008 RSS feed / Top News

Make strides at The Village on Venetian Bay

The American Cancer Society's 5K Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk steps out at 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at The Village on Venetian Bay, 4200 Gulfshore Blvd. N. More...

Slow Food SWF welcomes author Kathleen Finn

Slow Food Southwest Florida holds its inaugural literary wine and food event at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, at the historic Nutting House in Bonita Springs. Kathleen Finn, author of "The Sharper Your Knife, The Less You Cry," is the featured speaker. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

The Art of Theater Set Design

CREATING THE BACKDROP FOR "THE GOODBYE GIRL"

Playwright Julie Jensen once led a playwriting workshop for a group of gradeschool students. The experience was illuminating, she says. More...

Sign up now for overnight trip to Art Basel

Space limited on Naples Art Association excursion

Join like-minded, adventurous art lovers for an overnight trip to Art Basel Miami Beach 2008: "The Winter Rendezvous of the International Art World" with the Naples Art Association. The NAA bus will head to Miami early Thursday morning, Dec. 4. More...

Part 1: The Frugal Music Gourmet

Feast at the trough of musical plenty without breaking the bank

In a community blessed with so much wealth and conspicuous consumption it sometimes borders on the obscene, it's easy to forget about "ordinary mortals," those of us with decidedly champagne musical tastes but beer budgets. More...

Postage gets its due at New England Stamps

Stamps are a form of history, and as such have generated millions of hobbyists worldwide who collect them for their tiny windows on the world of dinosaurs, movie stars, TV shows, wars, space exploration, ducks and hundreds of other things. More...

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Trek bike stores host 10- and 25-mile rides

Trek bicycle stores in Naples and Estero join Trek stores across the country to raise funds for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation by holding the same ride on the same day at the same time. Beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. More...

Make time for wine with Women Supporting Women

The Cancer Alliance of Naples and Women Supporting Women will toast their seventh annual wine-tasting the evening of Wednesday, Oct. 22, at Handsome Harry's Third Street Bistro. More...

Business News

Re-energizing in tough times

Smart businesses confront the economic downturn with team-building, new branding and fine-tuning

Across all industries, companies are seeking ways to re-energize their staff, their product and their brand in the hopes that sales will follow. More...

Chamber, FGCU partner for professional development programs

The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce and the Office of Continuing Education at Florida Gulf Coast University have formed a partnership to provide area business employers local access to high quality, cost-effective professional development opport More...