June 16, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Residents come together to save the Y

Although the doors of the Bonita Springs YMCA are now locked and shut tight, supporters of the facility continue their fight to reopen the facility.  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 courses through Oct. 31. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

Marilyn: forever blonde

For two hours on stage, Sunny Thompson becomes the pop icon

MARILYN MONROE WAS AN ENTICING BLEND of contradictions: sexy yet innocent, womanly but girlish, boldly glamorous yet vulnerable.  “The all-girl girl,” as performer Sunny Thompson describes her.  More...

‘Smoke on the Mountain,’ song in the heart

Some theater-goers feel that attending a good show is like going to church: You’re forced to examine yourself, your life, your beliefs. A good play — well written and well acted — can change you on the inside.  More...

ARTISTS AMONG US

Wendy Willis, musicians c a aandd teachereac e

>>How do you feel your music contributes - to our community? yee More...

Loggerheads nesting at Delnor-Wiggins Pass

Now through October is nesting time for endangered loggerhead sea turtles, and already five nests have been found on the beach at Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park. More...

Florida’s population grows, but at a slower rate than ever

Although Florida was again one of the country’s leaders in population growth in the last decade, growth rates in the Sunshine State over the past few years have been among the lowest in the state’s history, according to a new study by the More...

CLUB NOTES

Writers will hear about publishing   Sandra Yehati, marketing director at Whitehall Printing Company in Naples, will be the guest speaker when the Gulf Coast Writers Association meets at 10 a.m. More...

NONPROFIT NEWS

United Way lining up walk sponsors   To pave the way for its flagship fundraiser, the United Way of Collier County is calling on local businesses to sponsor the sixth annual Walk for the Way on Saturday, Sept. More...

Business News

IberiaBank sets next ‘Shred Party’ on Marco

IberiaBank on Marco Island hosts a Patriotic 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...

2011 Chevy Cruze Eco: 42 mpg on the highway

The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze delivers features and details that challenge preconceived notions about what a compact car can be in North America.  More...

2011 Buick LaCrosse: Luxury and 30 mpg

Redesigned from the ground up last year, the Buick LaCrosse luxury sedan rolled into 2011 building on the attributes that have made it an unqualified success. More...