January 8, 2009 RSS feed / Top News

Press club will celebrate acclaimed science and science-fiction writer

The Naples Press Club will hold its "Salute to Ben Bova" beginning at 11:45 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 25, at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts in Naples. Mr. More...

Hope for Haiti

Neapolitans' humanitarian mission continues more as disaster relief

For the people in the Les Cayes district of southern Haiti, the holidays were not a time of celebration. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

'Dancing at Lughnasa'

FLORIDA REP'S HAUNTING AND MOVING MEMORY PLAY

What do you do when words aren't enough to express your hopes, your joys, your longings, your desperate desire to grab ahold of life and not let it pass you by? If you're the Mundy sisters, living in Ireland in the mid-1930s, you dance. More...

'Naples Collects' at The von Liebig showcases art from private collections

Some of the most impressive pieces of art in Collier County aren't found in galleries, museums or art centers. More...

The Slide

Twenty-two-year-old Potter Mays, full of post-college regrets, heartache and anxiety about the future, returns to his Missouri hometown to be greeted by his parents' fractured marriage and a thankless job delivering water coolers. More...

H.O.M.E. at last: Foreclosed fixer-upper turns into family's home sweet home

Housing Opportunities Made for Everyone has put out the welcome mat at its first H.O.M.E. Dennis and Vannessia Harvey and their teenage son have settled in to the Golden Gate house that was in foreclosure and sorely neglected until H.O.M.E. More...

From our own backyard

Florida is neither a Democratic state nor a Republican state, consistently. Instead, it's a consistent cow-calf state that ranks 12th in the U.S. as a beef producer, although most people don't realize it. Once, we were the No. More...

Marco library friends get 'Smart'

The Marco Island chapter of Friends of the Collier County Library has a 2009 Smart Car convertible to award a lucky raffle-ticket holder. More...

Business News

Big decision: Buy new or refurbish the old?

In times like these, when more attention is being paid to where every dollar is going, items around the house and in the closet become more precious. No longer does that $200 pair of loafers whose sole is wearing thin seem worthy of the trash. More...

Naples investment advisor Cartwright will address Law School

Naples investment advisor Tim Cartwright will deliver the keynote address at the 10th annual Entrepreneurs Law School on Saturday, Jan. 31, at Florida Gulf Coast University. More...