June 10, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

Imagine Solutions debuts online videos of speakers

Southwest Florida leaders paid top dollar earlier this year to hear from some of the world’s greatest thinkers at the inaugural Imagine Solutions conference. Now, those speakers’ presentations are available online, for free.   More...

Blue Mass honors fire, police, EMS workers

Blue Mass, a service honoring emergency workers, starts at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 17, at St. Ann Catholic Church at Third Street South and Ninth Avenue South. Area police and fire departments have been invited.   More...

Ask your investment advisor about converting to a Roth IRA

Quite the buzzword today, Roth IRAs came about due to the efforts of the late Sen. William Roth of Delaware. Decisions about converting an existing retirement plan are top of mind for many people in 2010. More...

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A COMMONER VISITS THE ROYAL GOWNS

BY NANCY STETSON nstetson@floridaweekly.com W HEN SOMEONE DIES, HER PERSONAL THINGS — even items as mundane as a pair of slippers or a hairbrush — take on a different emotional hue.   More...

School’s out, but Renaissance Academy classes continue

The Renaissance Academy of Florida Gulf Coast University presents the following programs in Naples and Bonita Springs this month:   More...

Seven evenings of chamber music on tap for Classic Chamber Concerts

The secret of success for Classic Chamber Concerts lies in performing gems in the small-orchestra genre. More...

Phone survey will help measure interest in additional Zoo land

This fall Collier County residents might get the opportunity to vote on whether or not they want to increase the size of The Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens by 50 percent, by acquiring land that has recently become available adjacent to the current More...

MOMENTS IN TIME

. On June 10, 1935, in New York City, two recovering alcoholics found Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.), a 12-step rehabilitation program that eventually helps countless people cope with alcoholism.   More...

Temple Shalom welcomes Rabbi Miller

Rabbi James Perman will pass the Torah to Rabbi Adam Miller during a service beginning at 8 p.m. Friday, June 25, at Temple Shalom. More...

Meet the candidates at Politics in the Park

Politics in the Park starts at 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 23, at the Naples Hilton. The free event features a meet and greet with the candidates plus a straw vote election for the Collier County Commission Districts 2 and 4 seats. More...

Business News

Less pain at the pump?

Cheaper gas could spur local travel

Gas prices were supposed to inch up to the $3 per gallon mark this summer, but instead are taking a dip. The lower prices are partially attributed to a European debt crisis, which led to predictions of less demand for oil. More...

Perplexing investment questions

Q. Which European country is well positioned?   More...

No summer break for SBDC at FGCU

Florida Gulf Coast University Small Business Development Center is hosting the following workshops and seminars in Lutgert Hall on the university’s main campus for small business owners and entrepreneurs:   More...