November 8, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Green Drinks happy hour set for Chez Boet in Crayton Cove

Chez Boet French restaurant hosts the next Old Naples Green Drinks Happy Hour from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14. More...

Pruning techniques topic of workshop

The general public and professional landscapers alike are invited to a University of Florida/IFAS Collier County Extension Service workshop about sustainable pruning and planting from 2-5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Naples Botanical Garden. More...

Support group can help friends, family help loved ones who are abuse victims

For friends and family members of domestic abuse victims, getting some insight into what they’re going through can strengthen the recovery process for everyone. More...

Sign up for AARP safe driving classes

Participants in AARP driver safety classes learn about new traffic laws and refresh their driving skills. Those over age 55 may be eligible for an insurance discount. Registration is $12 for AARP members, $14 for others. More...

Watch out for deputies on the road

The Collier County Sheriff’s Office traffic enforcement deputies will be posted at the following spots Nov. 12-16: Monday, Nov. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

Poster Art

Agency embraces its role in creating intrigue for Florida Rep’s season

WHEN IT COMES TO MULTITASKING, THE theater poster’s a pro.  With just one image, it has to convey the theme, emotion and story of the play or musical, it has to be simple enough to be understood immediately yet exciting enough to grab your More...

Wine fest announces signature vintner for 2013

Husic Vineyards has been selected as the signature vintner for the 2013 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest, which takes place Feb. 22-23 in private homes and at Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club. More...

‘Slice of Life’ works show influence of Norman Rockwell on Naples artist

Friends of the Library of Collier County presents “A Slice of Life,” an exhibit of original art and digital paintings by Naples artist David Fuller, through Nov. More...

Alan and Beverley Horton named Heart of the Apple recipients

Beneath the warm applause and highwattage smiles, this is what you might see on the last Thursday in November at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts: a fusion of the fierce yet invisible past with the palpable and potent present — a coming tog More...

The return of the Florida Panther Festival

The second annual Florida Panther Festival takes place all day Saturday, Nov. 10, at North Collier Regional Park. More...

Women’s Fund seeks educational, financial opportunities

The Women’s Fund of Southwest Florida has completed a study on the status of local women in four core areas: population and diversity, employment and income, achievement and autonomy, health and well-being. More...

Shelter launches holiday gift drive

Help make the holidays happy for those who are less fortunate by giving new, nonviolent, unwrapped gifts and necessities for babies, children, teens, adults, seniors and their pets who are clients of The Shelter for Abused Women & Children.  More...

TV stars will help ‘Crack the Case’ for Sunshine Kids and NCH garden

G.W. Bailey and Tony Denison, stars of the “Major Crimes” on TNT, join forces with the Naples Police Department for “Crack the Case,” an afternoon of family fun and investigation, Sunday, Nov. More...

Business News

Chamber aid

Organizations position businesses for success

OPEN A NEW BUSINESS, AND A CHAMBER of commerce exec — or two — is there to celebrate and pose for the inevitable ribbon-cutting photos. Need to connect with potential clients? More...

Figure out what kind of equity manager is right for you

MONEY & INVESTING

Retail and institutional investors have a basic choice in equity manager selection. One choice is passively managed equity portfolios for which performance/return is tied to an equity index. More...

BUSINESS MEETINGS

¦ A Job Search Support Group meets from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Mondays at the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce. Contact Karen Klukiewicz at kluk77@comcast.net or visit www.napleschamber.org.   More...