June 3, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

EDC hosts state legislative recap

Lawmakers and legislative issues will be center stage at the Economic Development Council of Collier County’s post-legislative luncheon on Wednesday, June 9, at the Club at the Strand. More...

TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN

A community investment realized in the hard work of students

Take Stock in Children is a scholarship and mentoring program that provides deserving students, selected in eighth grade, an opportunity to fulfill their potential and attend college. More...

GIVING

2010 Charity Classic Pro-Am pairs great golfers with Immokalee youth supporters

The Immokalee Foundation will host 24 of the world’s greatest golfers and 96 of Naples' most philanthropic golf enthusiasts for the 2010 Charity Classic Pro-Am Golf Tournament at Bay Colony Golf Club on Monday, Nov. 15. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

Tales of underground art

The casual, private gatherings have taken on a Bohemian sense of truth and beauty. They’re defined by a relatively small group of Naples artists, musicians, business owners, waiters or whoever. More...

It starts with a cookie and leads to fun and laughs

For a delightful summer family outing, The Naples Players presents “If You Give A Mouse A Cookie.” Based on the popular children’s book by Laura Numeroff and adapted for the stage by Jody Davidson, the adorable story about how one More...

Renaissance Academy presents cool films for hot afternoons

Get out of the heat and enjoy a Sundayafternoon foreign film with John Guerra, director of the Renaissance Academy at Florida Gulf Coast University. The summer foreign film series consists of five movies shown in the Naples Center of FGCU.   More...

Raymond L. Lutgert

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About a year into his presidency, John F. More...

Florida EDC honors Collier chair as SWF Volunteer of the Year

The Florida Economic Development Council has presented Bill O’Neill, chairman of the Economic Development Council of Collier County, with its Richard L. McLaughlin Volunteer of the Year Award for Southwest Florida. More...

CLUB NOTES

Republican   women’s group   meets June 7   The Southwest Florida Federated Republican Women’s group meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 7, at Arbor Trace, 15661 Vanderbilt Drive. More...

Photography Naples comes into focus

There’s a new club in town for shutterbugs. Founded by Peggy Farren of Avant- Garde Images, Photography Naples Club & School presents free or inexpensive opportunities for amateur and professional photographers to work and learn together. More...

Business News

Federal stimulus dollars at work in Collier County

Tracking can be tough, but projects are under way

By the end of March, about half the $787 billion American Recovery & Reinvestment Act was flowing through myriad cities and counties, school systems and businesses. More...

Hedging – you can do it too

Hedge funds sound so hot, so complicated, so brainy, so mysterious. But hedging really is not. It is simple. It very well might be inappropriate for your portfolio but it is not beyond the realm of understanding or capability for most investors. More...

BUSINESS MEETINGS

. The Chartered Financial Analysts Society of Naples meets from noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, at the Naples Beach Hotel. More...