November 17, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Yeager, Cox named to head airport noise committee

The Naples Municipal Airport Noise Compatibility Committee has elected Edith Scott “Scottie” Yeager as chair and William Cox vice chair for 2011-2012. More...

FAITH NOTES

Marco Jewish Congregation hosts Thanksgiving service   The Jewish Congregation of Marco Island invites everyone to an interfaith Thanksgiving service at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 24. More...

NONPROFIT NEWS

Literacy Volunteers schedules next tutor training   Literacy Volunteers of Collier County is dedicated to teaching illiterate and non-English-speaking adults to read, write and understand English. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

Pianist Anne Roberts featured in Naples Music Club concert

Be it classic rock or classic Beethoven, many people seek an oasis of comfort and enjoyment in music. Anne Roberts would agree with that.  More...

Strike up a tune with the Naples Concert Band

The Naples Concert Band holds open auditions for woodwind, brass and percussion players at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday at Gulf View Middle School.  More...

CLUB NOTES

Here are some programs and events in the works among the area’s clubs and organizations:   More...

Before Turkey Day, gather around the Farm City BBQ grill

At the Farm City BBQ , tradition runs deep. And one of the most savory traditions is the perfect steak.  The grills run hot and fast at the annual day-before-Thanksgiving feast that serves more than 1,000 people. More...

PROFILES IN PARADISE

Couple’s efforts will impact the Collier community for generations

I know we need health care reform, but I don’t believe a centralized government program is the solution. How can we provide health care to the disadvantaged and for those who can’t qualify or pay for health insurance?  More...

FGCU lifelong learning academy seeks volunteers

The Renaissance Academy of Florida Gulf Coast University is holding a meeting for those who want to learn about volunteer opportunities with the academy at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 18, at the FGCU Naples Center, 1010 Fifth Ave. More...

Local volunteers and professionals honored on National Philanthropy Day

In conjunction with National Philanthropy Day, the Everglades Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals honored local philanthropists whose efforts improve the quality of life for all in Collier County. More...

Business News

Cybersecure

Why every business needs a cyber security plan

CONSIDER THIS: THE SECOND YOU LOG ONTO the Internet, your business becomes a potential target for a cybercriminal. More...

State universities consider reforms

At the urging of Gov. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

The new science behind the games of baseball and investing

Besides being a great baseball movie, the recently released “Moneyball” allows analogies to investing. More...