June 28, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Airport passes annual review with flying colors

The Federal Aviation Administration has completed its annual review and found Naples Municipal Airport 100 percent in compliance with all required standards. This is the 17th consecutive year the airport has earned a perfect score.  More...

C’mon welcomes first traveling exhibit

Kids will learn lessons to help save the world

It’s saving electricity with a single flip of a light switch. It’s the power to turn an old tablecloth into a superhero cape and the ability to repair something instead of throwing it away after a crash, boom, bam. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

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The Bard meets the King in a fresh, fun musical by The Naples Players

THE HYPERKINETIC PERFORMERS FILL the stage at the Sugden Community Theatre, swiveling their hips and wiggling about as they sing and dance. Though casually dressed in shorts and T-shirts and tights, most of them are wearing blue suede shoes. More...

Here’s to the Red, White and Blue

Here are some ways to celebrate Independence Day in Southwest Florida, starting as early as Saturday, June 30:   More...

Naples Art Association welcomes entries for annual non-juried show

The Naples Art Association invites all members to enter a piece in the 5th annual Non-Juried All Artist Members Show of Shows Exhibition. Registration deadline is 3 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 1. More...

Bonita strikes shelter plan, questions of need persist

When the idea of building a 68-bed transitional homeless shelter was hotly contested by Bonita Springs residents, the city banned building anything like that for a year. More...

James V. Mudd Fellowship awarded to Tim Durham

Tim Durham, chief deputy of the Collier County Supervisor of Elections Office, has been named the James V. More...

Measuring literacy success in the words of a new American citizen

Success for adult learners at Literacy Volunteers of Collier County is measured in a myriad of ways, whether it is earning a job promotion because the student’s English literacy hass improved or passingg the rigorous U. S.. More...

Mother, driver will share DUI story

Drug Free Collier and the Meagan Napier Foundation present “Parent Night: DUI Awareness” from 7-9 p.m. Friday, June 29, at New Hope Ministries, 7675 Davis Blvd. in Naples.  More...

Business News

Businesses get twittery

WITH ABOUT 140 JOYFULLY IRREVERENT CHARACTERS, Amy Padilla put her beloved Gulf Coast Symphony Orchestra on the not-so-crowded map of symphonic slapstick last month, with this comic but well-versed Tweet: “Faster than a Rimsky- Korsikov piece! More...

Central bankers currently rule the world

MONEY & INVESTING

The central bankers have assumed the task of bailing out the world, notably the U.S. and the EU.  More...