February 5, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Community foundation announces 2015 philanthropy awards

The Community Foundation of Collier County’s Celebration of Philanthropy 2015, a salute to individuals, nonprofit organizations, corporations and civic groups that demonstrate passion about charitable giving and inspire others to do the same, t More...

Mark your calendar for ‘Give Where You Live’

The Community Foundation of Collier County has designated the 24 hours between noon Tuesday, March 3, and 11:59 a.m. More...

CLUB NOTES

¦ Naples Ship Modelers is an informal group dedicated to the hobby of building wooden ship models. Members meet at 9:30 a.m. on the first and third Saturdays of every month at the Landmark Naples community in North Naples. The next meetings are Feb. More...

GET OUT FOR A GOOD CAUSE

¦ The Parkinson Association of Southwest Florida holds its annual walk from 7:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 21, at North Collier Regional Park. Everyone is encouraged to gather friends, neighbors or colleagues in a team and collect pledges. More...

From Emma’s lips to mine …

THE DIVA DIARIES

It’s red carpet season again and your diva is all over it. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

Promoters collect customers with ANTIQUES

Collecting antiques will never get old, say promoters of antiques shows in South Florida.  That seems to be true as they get set for some of the biggest big-ticket shows of the season, which bring together everything from objects that evoke memo More...

Aaron Neville tells ‘True Story’ of his musical roots

Anyone who has heard Aaron Neville sing can’t deny that the man’s dulcet tones are the kind of fine-tuned natural instrument tailor-made for singing a capella. More...

Time for artists to find out about Turtles on the Town

Area artists are invited to an informational meeting about Turtles on the Town, a community arts project, from 9-11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida.  More...

The Wall That Heals returning to Marco Island

For Americans of a certain generation, the Vietnam War stirs up a variety of complicated emotions. More...

What to do when cupid’s arrow strikes

ROOTED IN NAPLES

Let’s say, for the sake of argument, that Valentine’s Day puts you in the mood for a shotgun wedding — or elopement, if you’re more refined. What’s a Southwest Floridian to do? More...

Clerk’s office offers workshops

Collier County residents are invited to two free seminars presented by the office of Dwight Brock, clerk of the circuit court.  More...

Airport committee has openings

The Naples Airport Authority is recruiting three volunteers to apply for positions on the Noise Compatibility Committee for Naples Municipal Airport. More...

ALUMNI NEWS

¦ Alumnae of the Seven Sisters colleges are invited to the Seven Sisters of Southwest Florida’s Quintessential Quinquennial (Fifth) from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, at The von Liebig Art Center. More...

Traffic deputies are watching

Here’s where Collier County Sheriff’s Office traffic-enforcement deputies will be the week of Feb. 9-13:  Monday, Feb. More...

Tune up your driving skills

AARP offers classes to help older drivers learn about new traffic laws, refresh their driving skills and reduce their risk for tickets and accidents. Drivers over age 55 might be eligible for a discount on auto insurance.  More...

Business News

Dining goes digital

Locally-designed technologies helping perfect the eating experience

Sommeliers are changing.  Time was, when they arrived at your table to consult, educate or perhaps to recommend a wine pairing or two, they stood somewhere in the 6-foot range, they were dressed formally, and they combined the talents of an urba More...

Give the gift of financial clarity

MONEY & INVESTING

Even simple gifts can create great confusion. Gifts to those we love can express our affections, fulfill responsibilities and further our altruistic passions. More...