July 7, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Friends ‘camp’ for free at Marco Y

The Greater Marco Family YMCA encourages registered campers to bring a friend for free on Friday, July 15, to join in the fun of water activities, arts and crafts, sports and games. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

EVERYONE LOVES A FOURTH OF JULY PARADE

Proud, patriotic onlookers, young and old alike, cheered floats, military units, Shriners, dignitaries and dancers all along the downtown route of the Naples Fourth of July Parade on Monday July 4. More...

CLUB NOTES

Naples Press Club plans happy hour in the Village   More...

Films about art

[that are art themselves]

FILMS ABOUT ART ARE QUIRKY LITTLE THINGS. More...

Florida Weekly sweeps state newspaper awards

Named top in the state for second year running

For the second consecutive year, Florida Weekly has been named the most outstanding weekly newspaper in the state, racking up 24 journalism awards at the annual Florida Press Association convention in St. Petersburg last week.  More...

EDC invites public input on Collier’s future

Public workshop invites The Economic Development Council of Collier County invites the public to discuss ways to diversify the economy, create highwage jobs, expand the tax base, maintain quality of life and secure the economic future of Collier Coun More...

Garden cultivates fun and learning

Naples Botanical Garden hosts camp for ages 5-12 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. Here’s the schedule:  Wild Florida Wanderers: July 11-15. More...

Business News

How to avoid an investment scam

Tips for protecting your financial assets

BRIAN PRESLEY LIKENS THE SELECTION OF someone to manage your finances and your investments to that of selecting a partner for marriage.  Mr. More...

UF report: Consumer confidence falls again

Consumer confidence among Floridians declined for the fourth time in five months — falling to 66 in June — as the U.S. economy continues to sputter, according to a new University of Florida survey.  More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Diversification versus investment betting

Most people want to make a lot of money in their investing.  For the average person, how he handled his investing is absolutely critical to his ability to retire and stay retired. More...