October 16, 2008 RSS feed / Top News

Red Cross needs stocking stuffers

With only a few days left before American Red Cross Collier County Chapter volunteers will be called to help fill holiday stockings for the "Stockings for the Troops" project, there are not enough items on hand. More...

A holiday photograph of Fido will benefit Humane Society

Photographer Jill Schaus will take holiday themed pet photos as a benefit for The Humane Society of Naples from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at A Dog's Dream Daycare. More...

Symposium deals with children becoming 'So Sexy So Soon'

"So Sexy So Soon: Protecting Children in a Sexualized Society" is the topic of a symposium for the five-county area that takes place in Fort Myers on Saturday, Oct. 25. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

More than just a picture

WITH J. TOMAS LOPEZ

"Everybody knows how to look, but very few people can see," says Miami photographer J. Tomas Lopez. So when he teaches a photography workshop, that's one of the first things he covers. More...

Doctors step out of the operating theater and onto the stage

for Fourth Annual Steinway Physicians' Talent Showcase

Sometimes an evening of entertainment for a good cause is just what the doctor ordered. More...

A TRIBUTE

Bert Phillips, a cultural icon and caring friend

The Naples classic music scene has been greatly diminished with the death of cellist, chamber music devotee and all-around nice guy Bert Phillips. He died on Wednesday, Oct. 8, while hospitalized at NIH in Bethesda, Md. More...

Shoppers not the only ones with a warm welcome for Nordstrom

When Nordstrom comes to town, it's not just sophisticated shoppers who celebrate. Charitable and nonprofit organizations in every Nordstrom community also heartily embrace the Seattle-based fashion retailer. More...

TRAVEL

Fall is the perfect time to discover Germany's hidden treasures

Market lights swing overhead in the Aldtstadt, the old city, as a 1980's cover band sings Cher in a German accent. More...

Post office repeats popular eBay seminar

Back by popular demand, an eBay seminar conducted by the United States Postal Service returns to the Naples campus of Edison State College on Friday, Oct. 24. Choose from two sessions offered: 10 a.m. to noon, or 1 to 3 p.m. More...

Workshop will teach pelican rescue techniques

In addition to educating the public about safer fishing practices to protect pelicans from monofilament line and hooks, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida is holding a pelican rescue techniques workshop to teach people what to do if they encounte More...

Business News

Advanced Medical Center practices saving the planet, one X-ray, one light bulb and one cloth towel at a time

I ce caps are melting, coral reefs are shrinking and islands are sinking. What to do? Learn to be a part of the solution, says Dr. Gregory Leach, owner and medical director of Advanced Medical Center. More...

Business coach, author Carl Gould to speak at Naples Beach Hotel

The Naples Area Professional League of Executive Services (N.A.P.L.E.S.) has invited Carl L. More...