LOVING THE HOUSE YOU'RE WITH
HOME IMPROVEMENT A SOURCE OF JOY FOR OWNERS NOT GOING ANYWHERE ANYTIME SOON
A and especially those in Southwest Florida, where “ground zero” has been a term pinned to the housing market, have had a rough time in the news lately. And the hits just keep on coming. Full Story
Mosquito fighters battle bugs amid regulations
We have seen the enemy and he is not us. He’s not even he.
Instead, she’s a billion or so bloodsucking females representing 42 mosquito species that inhabit the lowlands, uplands, inlands, outlands and islands of our subtropical region. Full Story
Businesses expand amid slowdown
Yes, Larry Norris is well aware that we have been hit with the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. And, yes, he knows the “conventional wisdom” holds that in tough times you either sit tight or cut back and then see how things play out. Full Story
Customs service off the ground at Naples airport
U.S. Customs and Border Protection cleared 183 aircraft through the new customs facility at Naples Municipal Airport during its first four months of operation. Full Story
15 BOOKS AND FILMSTO ENJOY HELP BEAT THE HEAT
WHOEVER handbasket wasn’t kidding, judging by the current temperatures and humidity.
It’s been so hot lately, you can almost feel the flames licking at your heels.
But don’t despair.
We have some suggestions on how to beat the heat.
Yes, you can have yourself cryogenically frozen, but you don’t have to go to such extremes. Full Story
Music in Cambier Park to help the youngest students
Musicians and family-friendly entertainers will convene at Cambier Park for an all-day festival to benefit 123 Grow With Me Learning Center on Saturday, Aug. 6. Carrie Wingo, director of the preschool, says proceeds from the Concert for Kids Music Festival will help offset government cuts that mean fewer benefits for the school’s infants and toddlers. Full Story