January 14, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

Renaissance Academy holds open house on Sunday

The Renaissance Academy at Florida Gulf Coast University invites the public to an open house to learn about the Winter/Spring 2010 schedule of lifelong learning programs from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17, at the FGCU Naples Center, 1010 Fifth Ave. S. More...

Naples Park Area Association believes ‘Kids Rock the Park’

Next up at Kids Rock the Park, a monthly program for families sponsored by the Naples Park Area Association, is a disco party for all ages from 1:30-3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17, at the NPAA building on the 654 block of 104th Avenue North. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

ALMOST, maine

As an arctic chill clapped its frigid hand over Southwest Florida — and kept it there — The Naples Payers entered into production week for “Almost, Maine.” The play is set in a town that isn’t quite a town (“We ne More...

Gulfshore Playhouse opens new season with ‘Honour’

What happens when a comfortable, middle-aged marriage suddenly stalls, when shared values and responsibilities no longer coalesce, and the opportunity arises for one life to be renewed but at the expense of another’s happiness and security? More...

Bravo! ‘Opus’ plays out like a compelling composition

ARTS COMMENTARY

If you think classical music is filled with drama and passion, just wait ’til you see what it’s like behind the scenes with the musicians themselves. More...

Sproul women honored as Humanitarians of the Year

Three descendents of Collier County founder and pioneer Barron Gift Collier Sr. have been named Hodges University’s 2010 Humanitarians of the Year. More...

CLUB NOTES

Theologian will address Ave Maria founders on Marco     More...

Soup’s on from two dozen restaurants for fourth annual Empty Bowls lunch

A smorgasbord of soups from area restaurants will await those who bring their appetites to the fourth annual Collier County Empty Bowls event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, at Cambier Park. More...

Redesigned site highlights Shelter’s programs, services

The Shelter for Abused Women & Children, Collier County’s certified domestic violence center, has started the New Year with a redesigned Web site: www.naplesshelter. org.   More...

A day at DAS equals a day at Disney

Volunteer for a day at Collier County Domestic Animal Services and enjoy a free day at Disney. Hundreds of animals in the DAS shelter need friends to visit them and help them find new homes where they will be cared for with love.   More...

Business News

WEIGHING IN ON ALTERNATIVE HEALTH

Industry growing in Southwest Florida as patients try a different approach

The demand for alternative forms of health care has helped many Southwest Florida practices grow steadily, even while economic doldrums battered other industries. More...

Corporate governance: get involved

Sick and tired of public company executives being overpaid? Worried that the board of directors is “cozy” with management and rubber stamping management’s business strategy, risk exposure and mediocre performance? More...