October 14, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

Domestic Violence Awareness Month programs and activities contines

The Shelter for Abused Women & Children presents numerous programs in observance of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October. More...

United Way launches campaign for $2.3 million

The United Way of Collier County kicked off its 2010-2011 campaign with a sold-out breakfast at Hilton Naples. A record number of 170 community leaders, partner agencies and major donors attended the Oct. More...

SPORTS SHORTS

Miracle Limbs-Courage in Motion and Hamilton Harbor Yacht Club present the second annual family fishing tournament to benefit Florida amputees on Saturday, Oct. 23. The captains meeting is at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

handy man

W HEN BRITISH PERFORMANCE ARTIST Andrew Dawson was challenged to create a piece of theater using only a table for a stage, he said, “Sure!” Then, he panicked. More...

Strike up the band for 39th season of free concerts

The Naples Concert Band kicks off its 39th season of free concerts for the community at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, at Cambier Park. Music Director/Conductor Harris Lanzel will lead the band in favorite marches, classical pieces and popular standards. More...

Shy Wolf Sanctuary on the road to the Village on Venetian Bay

The Village on Venetian Bay welcomes the Shy Wolf Sanctuary to the center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16. The sanctuary is on the track to educate the public about cast-off exotic pets and their plight to exist.   More...

New Publix brings GreenWise products to the forefront

Publix is set to open its first “hybrid” concept store at 8 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, in the Marketplace at Pelican Bay. More...

‘Healing Arts’ is debut exhibit at CCSO Community Gallery

From chaos comes hope. These emotions set the tone during the debut of the Community Gallery, a new arts exhibit housed within the Collier County Sheriff’s Office.   More...

RedSnook tourney is a Conservancy keeper

The 2010 RedSnook Catch & Release Charity Tournament, which took place Oct. 1-3, reeled in more than $75,000 for the Conservancy of Southwest Florida. More...

Community Foundation seeks nominations

Nominations for the Community Foundation of Collier County’s 2011 Women of Initiative Awards will be accepted until Nov. 1. More...

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Buckle up for car seat safety inspections     The Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida Kohl’s Center for Safety will conduct free car seat safety inspections from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. More...

Business News

2010 POWER WOMEN IN COLLIER

W HETHER SHE’S STRATegizing a corporate initiative, mobilizing volunteers for a nonprofit, raising money for a charity or responding to her constituents, a power woman’s work is never done. More...