June 2, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

State legislator will address Republican women

The Southwest Florida Federated Republican Women will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 6, at Arbor Trace on Vanderbilt Drive in North Naples. State Rep. More...

Red Cross plans Babysitting Boot Camp

The Collier County chapter of the American Red Cross will hold Babysitting Boot Camp for ages 11-15 the week of June 13-17 at Red Cross headquarters, 2610 Northbrooke Plaza Drive in Naples.  The program includes training in babysitting basics, a More...

SCHOLARSHIP NEWS

Young athletes win $2,500 scholarships   Gulfcoast Foot & Ankle Center, Physicians Regional Healthcare System, Arthrex Inc., M&I Bank, ProScan Imaging and Everbank have awarded scholarships of $2,500 each to six young athletes from Colli More...

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If it means a chance to see liftoff, the ‘Space Shuffle’ is worth it

If you’re thinking about wandering over to the east coast for an up close look at the last Space Shuttle launch on Bastille Day, you’ll have a lot of company. More...

GOLF NOTES

Bonita Bay East has the ticket for unlimited rounds  The Summer Passport Program at Bonita Bay East gives golfers unlimited play on the North Naples club’s two Tom Faziodesigned courses now through Oct. 31. More...

CASEY WESTON in her own 'Voice'

Even she doesn’t know what will happen next on ‘The Voice’

LIKE MILLIONS OF OTHERS ON A TUESDAY NIGHT, Neopolitan Casey Weston can be found in front of her television, avidly watching “The Voice.”  More...

Author studies German slain for targeting Hitler

The “dizzying complexities” of World War II were made simpler for Dietrich Bonhoeffer by a single maxim: following the will of God. More...

Foundation paved the way to Immokalee for Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse Inc. President andd CEO G.J. Hart knows what it’s like too dnoo struggle. More...

IberiaBank sets next ‘Shred Party’ on Marco

Iberia Bank on Marco Island is holding its next “Shred Party” from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 18. A truck from Shred-It USA will be in the bank parking lot to accept documents for secure shredding. More...

41 students selected for Youth Leadership Collier

The Leadership Collier Foundation, a program of the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce, has announced the Youth Leadership Collier Class of 2011. More...

NONPROFIT NEWS

Nominations sought for Philanthropy Day awards   The Everglades Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals is soliciting nominations for its 2011 Innovation in Philanthropy and Outstanding Fundraising Executive awards.  More...

Business News

Race the moon

Reflections on ambition and perseverance 50 years later

IT WAS A BOLD MOVE ON THAT LATE SPRING day half a century ago, when President John F. Kennedy, only four days shy of his 44th birthday, looked to the skies to define our future. More...

BUSINESS MEETINGS

¦ The Women’s Network of Collier County holds it annual networking expo from 4:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, June 7, at IberiaBank on Pine Ridge Road. Table space for vendors is still available. Admission is $5 per person. More...

Author offers tips for success with social media

More than 600 million people in the world are on Facebook, including more than 150 million Americans, or one in two adults. Twitter just topped 300 million accounts. More...