August 8, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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True Fashionistas sales Aug. 17 benefit St. Matthew’s House   True Fashionistas Designer Resale at 2355 Vanderbilt Beach Road, Suite 178 will donate a percentage of all clothing, jewelry and accessories sold from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

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Porch Dogs

SITTING ON A FRONT PORCH IS AS SOUTHERN AS sipping iced tea or eating sweet potato pie.  But while air conditioning has lured most people inside, dogs carry on the tradition, says Memphis photographer Nell Dickerson.  They lounge in the sun More...

How to shoot your dog

Photographing a dog is easy.  All you need is patience and the willingness to enter their world, says photographer Nell Dickerson.  She shares three tips to shooting good pictures of dogs.  First of all, always get down on the dog&rsqu More...

Get to the keyboard: Florida Weekly’s Writing Challenge returns

“Writing is easy. More...

Name change considered for Edison State

No new name is officially on the radar for Edison State College, which is considering changing its name.  Not likely Mina State College, which would pay homage to Thomas Edison’s widow, Mina.  Not Tesla State College, which would be a More...

Naples Airport Authority lands delayed $4.5 million grant

An improved construction plan is the silver lining in the sequestration cloud that delayed expected federal funding for a major Naples Municipal Airport project.  The Federal Aviation Administration has finally confirmed a $4.5 million grant tha More...

Immokalee Foundation’s Summer Academy connects students with college

For seven weeks this summer, 98 students from Immokalee Middle and High schools took part in The Immokalee Foundation’s annual Summer Academy, a comprehensive program to help improve reading, writing and math skills and prepare students for col More...

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Car wash

Driving west on Pine Island Road, you see the sign — a dog in a tub soaking in a bubble bath. The caricatured pooch rests in a clawfoot tub, no less. More...

Money beliefs rooted in childhood experiences

MONEY & INVESTING

Positive behaviors dealing with money are a critical element in forming healthy relationships with our spouses, loved ones, children and even the relationship with ourselves.  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...