May 31, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Make-A-Wish celebrates its supporters

Volunteers and community partners from Southwest Florida were honored and thanked recently by the Make-AWish Foundation of Southern Florida at a dinner and awards ceremony. More...

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Members and guests of the Guild for the Neighborhood Health Clinic attended the first “Save- A-Live” luncheon to benefit the clinic last month at Naples Yacht Club. More...

CLUB NOTES

¦ A new Women’s Traveling Club is taking off for those who want to learn about world destinations and tips for traveling and make new friends with similar interests. The first monthly meeting will be at 6 p.m. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

Pictures perfect

‘Camera USA’ exhibit focuses on 49 photographs

What makes a good photograph? More...

Check out ‘A Collection of Works’ at the library

More than two dozen works by award-winning artist Ara “Lou” Panutsos are on exhibit in the West Wing Art Gallery at Naples Regional Library from June 1-30. More...

Naples Art Association invites applications for 2012-13 festivals

Artists can begin applying on June 1 to participate in any of five distinct, long-running annual festivals hosted by the Naples Art Association.  Festivals hosted by the NAA are the primary funding source for education programs at The von Liebig More...

Marco Island’s ‘Big Flag’ marks Memorial Day

Marco Island’s annual Memorial Day ceremony honoring all who have died while serving in the United States Armed Forces unfolded for the most part as usual on Monday, May 28. The service took place, as always, at 11 a.m. More...

Aviator names airport Friend of the Year

Edith Scott “Scottie” Yeager was recently named 2011 Friend of the Year by the Friends of the Naples Municipal Airport in recognition of her ongoing support of the airport. A real estate broker, private pilot and ground instructor, Ms. More...

A Flag Day sunset cruise for David Lawrence Center

The David Lawrence Center Young Executives will host a “Sunset Cruise for Mental Health” from 6:30-9 p.m. More...

Sweetbay will match PB&J donations

Sweetbay Supermarkets throughout Collier and Lee counties, with help from the education foundations in each county, are collecting peanut butter and jelly and matching the donations for the Harry Chapin Food Bank from June 1-10. More...

Business News

WINDS FAIR

FOR TWO YEARS, CHUCK CALKINS SAT WITH a yard full of boats. Nobody was calling up Fort Myers Marine and nobody was walking in the door, not even just to look. More...

Facebook loses face

MONEY & INVESTING

In a matter of just a few days as a publicly traded company, Facebook has become an example of several ways Wall Street can royally mess up. There is not just one major problem with the recent Facebook fiasco. More...

Behind the ‘Cabidor’

Invention in home storage is a Naples family affair

Tim Tassin has long been a successful builder whose company, Triumph Development Corp., has constructed multi- million dollar homes throughout the Naples area. More...