May 14, 2009 RSS feed / Top News

On the road again: How to take a nearly free vacation

I love traveling for almost nothing. There's something about knowing I'm getting 10 times the value it costs me. I truly love that feeling. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

Hold the palm trees

Naples Museum of Art showcases 46 painters and photographers living, working in the Sunshine State

I F IT'S PALM TREES AND MANGROVES and pelicans you want, you might have to look elsewhere. More...

From prenatal yoga to Mommy and Me, one woman covers it all in 'Mother Load' covers it all

Even though Mother's Day was just last week, it's a safe bet that moms across Southwest Florida would welcome another break from their work that's never done. More...

'Puttin' on the Ritz: Fred Astaire and the Fine Art of Panache'

By Peter J. Levinson (St. Martin's Press, $32.50)

Without a doubt, Fred Astaire was one of the most celebrated entertainers of the 20th century. More...

Community School student organizes Richie Rich fashion show

Designer fashion shows are nothing new to the Naples social scene, but one coming up later this month has a twist: Its organizer is 16-year-old Parker Borelli, a student at The Community School of Naples. More...

Guatemala's dangerous beauty

In Antigua, once the capital of colonial Central America, cobblestones still pave the narrow streets. Cafés date to the 16th century and old stone fountains trickle in their interiors. Pale rose bushes cover the courtyard walls. More...

Naples Press Club awards scholarships to Lely, Immokalee high school students

The Scholarship Committee of the Naples Press Club has completed interviews of high school candidates for the Terrance J. Miller Journalism Scholarships and selected two area students for the four-year, $1,000 scholarship awards. More...

Business News

All according to plan

FGCU business students write success into class projects

Recognizing that small businesses play a large role in Southwest Florida's economy, faculty at Florida Gulf Coast University find that creating synergy between business students and business owners in the community is beneficial to both. More...

It's all about who you know, not necessarily what you know

You can't read a book, attend a conference or watch a program that doesn't tout the benefits of networking in business. The problem is, while everyone is talking about it, no one is demonstrating how to do it effectively so it produces results. More...