November 18, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

Literacy Buddies will benefit from book fair

The Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida has partnered with Barnes & Noble Booksellers for a book fair Saturday, Nov. 20, at all three Southwest Florida stores. Shoppers can also participate online. More...

SALUTING VETERANS AT CAMBIER PARK

Kelly Hartman Parker and U.S. Marine Jay Jones More...

Online autism certification available at Edison State College

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that one in 110 children in the United States are diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. More...

Cancer Alliance of Naples is on the move to new home

Cancer Alliance of Naples is moving to new offices in the Summit Medical Supplies Building at 990 First Ave. S., Suite 200, at the corner of First Avenue South and 10th Street. The office reopens Monday, Nov. 22, with regular hours from 9 a.m. More...

SAVE THE DATE

Zoobilee 2011 will help fund giraffe habitat More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

Harlem Globetrotters coming in March

Tickets go on sale Monday, Nov. 22, for the Harlem Globetrotters’ performance Sunday afternoon, March 6, at Germain Arena. The legendary team celebrates its 85th consecutive season with the 2011 “4 Times the Fun” World Tour. More...

Get moving on foot or by bike

Here are some area runs and a bike ride coming up:    Gulf Coast Runners sponsors the 15th annual Gobble Gobble Four- Miler stepping out at the Village on Venetian Bay at 7:30 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 25. More...

Get in the swing on the links

Here are some golf tournaments coming up around Naples and Collier County:  The eighth annual Ave Maria University Golf Classic takes place Thursday and Friday, Dec. 2-3. The Scholarship Soiree on Dec. More...

Going, going ...

Auction house anticipates busy Naples season

One of the Midwest’s largest fine-art auction houses, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, opened its first Florida office in Naples last year. More...

MOMENTS IN TIME

. On Nov. 18, 1883, American and Canadian railroads begin using four continental time zones to end the confusion of dealing with thousands of local times. More...

An evening of history in the Garden

The Empowerment Alliance of Southwest Florida presents “Legends and Lore: Celebrating the Past to Empower for the Future” at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Naples Botanical Garden. More...

Giant Lego menorah will highlight community Chanukah celebration

The lighting of a 9-foot-tall menorah built from Legos will highlight the community Chanukah celebration beginning at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, at the Village on Venetian Bay.   More...

Celebrate Chanukah with Marco Islanders

The Jewish Congregation of Marco Island and the Jewish Federation of Collier County invite everyone to a community Chanukah celebration beginning at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, at 991 Winterberry Drive. More...

Bentley Village hosts state conference

Laura Feldman, an expert in senior citizen issues, Social Security and Medicare as well a member of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security, will be the keynote speaker for the Florida Life Care Residents Association Chapter 285 annual me More...

Shelter needs holiday toys, gifts

Help make it a merry holiday   holif   the season for clients of Shelter for Abused Women omen   ing & Children by donating   new, non-violent toys and gift items for all ages.   More...

Business News

Stories from the edge

What the career changers say

Every human being carries between 21,000 and 25,000 protein-coding genes, according to geneticists. But only some, apparently, display the career-changing gene. More...

Commodities: A necessity or a fad about to bust?

Prices of commodities have been soaring and many investors in managed futures have exceedingly benefited. More...

BUSINESS BRIEFS

Legacy Family Office begins   seminar series   More...