September 10, 2009 RSS feed / Top News

Blood drive, memorial mass will remember 9/11 victims

Two local events are planned in remembrance of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon and the crash of Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pa. More...

Turn a day at the beach into part of coastal cleanup effort

Keep Collier Beautiful is coordinating local activities for the annual International Coastal Litter and Marine Debris Cleanup sponsored by the Ocean Conservancy. More...

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Real estate industry shows slow but certain signs of recovery

Realtors and industry experts in Southwest Florida say we finally might be looking in the rear-view mirror as sales numbers rise and prices continue to plummet to a 10-year low throughout Collier, Lee and Charlotte counties. H. More...

Community Foundation plans annual Professional Advisors Conference

The Community Foundation of Collier County will host its seventh annual Professional Advisors Conference from 8-11:45 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, at the Hilton Naples. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Plato and investing

Ancient Greek philosopher Plato helped transform education and thought more than 2,400 years ago. His contributions still resonate in the ivory towers of today's institutes of education. More...

Florida Weekly asks the experts

Obviously, with our recessing economy, it is becoming clear that the traditionally expected revenue streams for all entities, including government, may be challenged for a few years. More...

Resourceful Southwest Floridians make big career changes

"You're the kind of guy that knows how to take a hit and keep on rolling." So said his boss from two jobs ago when the newly unemployed chef called in hopes of finding an opening at his twice-removed workplace. More...

Home & Garden Mall hosts open house

Shoppers and browsers at the Home & Garden Mall will have the chance to meet the mall's dealers and designers and enjoy discounts on new and consigned furnishings and accessories from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. More...