August 4, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

Sign up now for seventh annual Thinking Outside the Box program

The seventh annual Thinking Outside the Box: “Lucky 7” workshop for nonprofit organizations in Collier County is set for 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday, Aug. 19, in the Community Room at the Naples Daily News, 1100 Immokalee Road. More...

Porsche’s home is closer than you think

BEHIND THE WHEEL

Here’s a fun fact for Floridian car fans — the nearest automotive company headquarters isn’t in Detroit. It’s as close as Atlanta. More...

Lipman to distribute backpacks to Immokalee children at community event

Lipman – North America’s largest field tomato grower – will distribute more than 1,200 free backpacks filled with essential school supplies to elementary and middle school children in Immokalee during its Fifth annual Lipman Backpac More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

Junk ROCK

Recycled Percussion comes to SW Florida

RECYCLED PERCUSSION PLAYS EVERYthing … including the kitchen sink. A kitchen sink’s part of a drum set at its regular show at the Saxe Theater in Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, where the group has been headlining since September. More...

If you can, be sure to ‘Catch’ KidzAct musical

KidzAct, the youth troupe of The Naples Players, presents “Catch Me If You Can: The Musical” Friday through Sunday, Aug. 5-7, on the main stage at the Sugden Community Theatre.  More...

Going fishing: It’s far more work than play

FLORIDA WRITERS

This unexpected gem, a project that had been abandoned for more than two decades, sheds a bright, multi-colored light on the fishing industry in southeastern Florida during the 1930s and 1940s. More...

PACE Center for Girls gets students back on track

Imagine you’re a teenage girl whose home life is troubled and, thanks to any number of domestic dramas, your graduation day seems to be slipping further and further away. More...

Craig Kelley brings his NFL experience to Premier Sotheby’s

PROFILE IN PARADISE

Craig Kelley had a distinguished 29-year career with the Indianapolis Colts. More...

CLUB NOTES

¦ Civitan clubs are dedicated to serving the needs of the community first with an emphasis on the developmentally disabled. More...

Southwest Florida International Airport announces Park. Fly. Win. Sweepstakes

Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) has launched the Park. Fly. Win. Sweepstakes, which is designed to build awareness and promote the benefits of short- and long-term parking at RSW.  More...

I think I need a vacation — or maybe just purple hair

THE DIVA DIARIES

I’ve seriously decided that I want purple hair — and I’m not talking about that violet rinse your grandma had. More...

Business News

Business ghost town

Broken dreams litter empty parking lots at doomed plazas, buildings

Some buildings — even entire shopping plazas — seem to have a perpetual dark cloud hanging overhead. More...

After surprising GDP report, it’s important to keep a mix of assets

MONEY & INVESTING

Last Friday’s second quarter Gross Domestic Product report mostly flew under the radar for the majority of people not in the finance industry. More...