April 21, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Marco Marriott hosts sunrise service

The 23rd annual Easter sunrise service on Marco Island will begin at 7 a.m. Sunday, April 24, at the Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort.  Residents’ Beach will open at 6 a.m. for members’ parking. More...

Grant will help Grace Place prepare youngsters for school

Grace Place for Children and Families Inc. has received a $15,000 grant from Professional Givers Anonymous to help fun its Bright Beginnings program. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

Get hopping to these Easter events

The Easter Bunny roams free greeting visitors, and the wild animals at The Naples Zoo tear into special papier mache eggs filled with treats at feeding time Friday-Sunday, April 22-24. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the last tickets sold at 4 p.m. More...

NOC performs ‘Seven Last Words of Christ’

The Naples Orchestra and Chorus presents “The Seven Last Words of Christ” at 2 p.m. More...

This week on WGCU TV

. FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 8:30 p.m. FGCU Sports Report Catch Florida Gulf Coast University’s weekly sports scores and highlights, as well as interviews, profiles and a preview of upcoming events on the Eagles’ schedule. Hosted by Tom James. More...

Veterinarians hit the road to Immokalee for Spay Days

Local vets — the animal kind — are going to Immokalee to provide pet owners free spay/neuter surgeries and rabies vaccinations for their cats and dogs. More...

Parents cannot assume a legal say once child turns 18

¦ April is Autism Awareness Month Thisisthelastinafour- partseries about the different aspects of dealing with autism.   More...

Charities benefit when children learn lessons about giving

Students at four Collier County elementary schools have raised more than $12,000 as part of the Charity for Change character building program so far this year.  During five sessions throughout the year, students learn about 72 different charitie More...

Healthy Start Worker award goes to 11-year CHS employee

In the 11 years that she has worked for CHS Healthcare, Rosa “Rosie” Ramirez has been an outstanding advocate for the women and children of Immokalee. Ms. More...

Business News

Breakfast for women business owners

Key4Women, a program of Key Bank, presents its next “breakfast club lesson” for women business owners from 7:30-9 a.m. More...

Barrister’s Bash for Legal Aid Service

The Legal Aid Service of Collier County holds its third annual Barrister’s Bash beginning at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at the Hilton Naples. The evening celebrates those who assist the underprivileged in gaining access to justice.  More...

Annual conference for professional advisors

The Community Foundation of Collier County invites professional advisors in Collier and Lee counties to a conference about charitable planning from 7:45 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 10, at the Hilton Naples.  More...