July 15, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

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Four Footed Friends, the all-natural store for pets, is holding a dog wash and raffle to benefit the wolf pups at Shy Wolf Sanctuary from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 17. More...

Christian activist group joins fight to distribute Bibles on school grounds

A Christian activist group has filed a lawsuit in federal court to overturn a recent ban on distributing Bibles on the public school campuses of Collier County. More...

Golden Gate grad honored for her community service

Kaytlynn Peterson, a 2010 graduate of Golden Gate High School, has been named the recipient of this year’s Young Women in Public Affairs Award from the Zonta Club of Naples. Ms. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

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New Play Preview Party will give audiences a look at Theatre Conspiracy finalists

Every year, Bill Taylor receives hundreds of plays in the mail — submissions from playwrights hoping to win Theatre Conspiracy’s New Play Contest. Every year, Mr. More...

Teachers’ works in the spotlight at The von Liebig

Twenty-seven instructors from The von Liebig Art Center disprove the old adage that, “Those who can, do; those who can’t, teach,” with an exhibit at the center July 17 through Aug. 28. More...

Ballerinas, cars and familiar faces

Like a good stew, this week’s column contains a little of this, a little of that. Familiar face More...

Legislators go grumbling back to Tallahassee

Governor calls special session on oil drilling

Some local lawmakers are complaining about having to head back to Tallahassee for a special session this summer. Gov. More...

Mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis strikes Collier horses

A third horse in less than a month died in Collier County last week after contracting Eastern Equine Encephalitis, a mosquito-borne virus. “We are concerned about the presence of this virus in our community,” says Dr. More...

Naples City Council meetings coming up

The Naples City Council has set the following workshops and special meetings:   • 2 p.m. Monday, July 19: Workshop about the Community Redevelopment Area and Tax Increment Financing District Financing   • 9:30 a.m. More...

Aspiring TV anchors encouraged to audition for museum video

The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples and Waterman Broadcasting are searching for a child anchor and meteorologist to be featured in a museum video. More...

Business News

Truckers get their groove back

Cruising along endless miles of interstate, Armando Perez is home some weeks and gone others. He recently hauled flowers to Washington State and returned to Naples with crates of apples. More...

Anything popping in the corn market?

U.S. corn production has been at recordsetting levels in two of the past three years and, seemingly, will do so again this year. More...

BUSINESS MEETINGS

. The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce holds its next Business After 5 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 15, at the Design Studio by Raymond, 3455 Beck Blvd. Register at www.napleschamber. org.   More...