January 21, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

Save your appetite for Empty Bowls Naples

Art, both visual and culinary, will be the star at the 10th annual Empty Bowls Naples lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. More...

Top five new cars to look forward to in 2016

BEHIND THE WHEEL

While the snowbirds flock south to Florida in January, car people head to Detroit. The North American International Auto Show is our time to peek into the crystal ball to see what the automakers see in the future. More...

Experts on climate change, water shine in ‘Moonlight on the Marsh’

Some of world’s most distinguished experts on climate change, invasive species and global water issues share their knowledge during the 2016 Bernard and Susan Master “Moonlight on the Marsh” Distinguished Lecture Series presented by More...

Move over: It’s the law

January is AAA’s Move Over awareness month. More...

Tune up your driving skills at AARP class

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...

With the new year comes the Southwest Florida seasonal plague

THE DIVA DIARIES

The plague has officially hit Southwest Florida, and it’s a doozy this time.  More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

Making their Art work for them

The von Liebig showcases enterprising African-American artists of the mid-20th century

At first glance, the paintings of stately palms and languid Florida backwaters soon to be on view at The von Liebig Art Center have little aesthetic connection to the other works that will be displayed alongside them: street artist Purvis Young&rsquo More...

Art Fest benefits Special Needs Children’s Fund

Art Fest Naples 2016, a benefit for the Special Needs Children’s Fund, brings 140 fine artists and craftsmen to Fleischmann Park on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 23-24.  More...

Meet the artists who will bring past to present at Marco museum

The Marco Island Historical Society invites the community to meet the artists who will bring the past to the present through a new project called “Windows and Doors to History” at the Marco Island Historical Museum. More...

Legislators in their own words

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Who represents you in Tallahassee?

It’s OK if you haven’t been paying attention — if perhaps a few elections have passed you by and maybe you’ve fallen behind. More...

Seeing the value of helping the visually impaired gain independence

PROFILES IN PARADISE

Imagine going blind or having any vision loss. More...

Where there’s smoke, there could be a prescribed fire

Weather permitting, resource management staff at Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve will conduct prescribed fires Thursday and Friday, Jan. 21-22, commencing each day at 9 a.m. More...

Naples Disabled Veterans Banquet has USO show, salute to Soliday

The second annual Naples Disabled Veterans Banquet is set for Saturday, Feb. 6, at Naples Municipal Airport. More...

Traffic deputies are on the road

Here’s where Collier County Sheriff’s Office traffic-enforcement deputies will be the week of Jan. 18-22:  Monday, Jan. 25  Thomasson Drive and Orchard Lane: Speeding  18th Avenue S.W. More...

Wounded Warriors set to meet Collier County softball teams

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team takes on the North Collier Fire- Rescue Department and the Collier County Senior Softball League in a double-header Saturday, Feb. 13, at the North Collier Regional Park. The opening ceremony at 5 p.m. More...

Business News

Yoga: It’s everywhere

Local studios are teaching students how to tune up body, mind and spirit

When your inner rage rhino manifests itself as you drive on our congested roadways; when running the rat race is running you down; when you feel like knocking strangers’ hats off in the street; when you look down and can’t see your feet; More...

It’s not just China playing havoc with equities

MONEY & INVESTING

When I was thinking of moving here in 2014, it was May and the weather was just awful. More...