June 8, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

Taking pride in family commitment and a solid work ethic

PROFILE IN PARADISE

As CEO of Community Pregnancy Clinics, Gary Ingold leads the board of directors, staff and supporters in fostering a culture of life in Southwest Florida. More...

Second stellar student from Immokalee bound for elite prep school

Sometimes it’s the students involved with The Immokalee Foundation who help to forge new pathways to success for their peers.  More...

Collier County Veterans Council’s annual Memorial Day ceremony at Hodges Funeral Home at Naples Memorial Gardens

REMEMBERING VETERANS

1. WWII veteran Harold “Pappy” Wagner and Margaret Foley More...

Planned Parenthood clinics offering HRT to transgender patients

Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida has expanded health services in its 11 centers to include hormonal replacement therapy for transgender patients who are transitioning.  More...

Making a stand in fight against pediatric cancer

Action Automatic Door & Gate joins the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation in the fight against childhood cancer by hosting a lemonade stand at its showrooms in Naples and Fort Myers. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

Feelin' alright

Dave Mason ready to rock in Bonita Springs

DAVE MASON IS THE zelig of rock and roll. Over his career, he’s performed with some of the biggest names and been part of some of the iconic moments in rock history. More...

Spirits lining up for Saturday psychic fair

The human condition practically begs us all to struggle at least occasionally with questions like: Who am I? What am I doing here? Do I have a clear view of what’s going on around me? More...

A hot-headed villain isn’t all that puts Stone Barrington to the test

FLORIDA WRITERS

This is the 51st Stone Barrington novel, but who’s counting? Stuart Woods is a nonstop thriller writer whose titles spend a lot of time on the bestseller lists. This one will probably join the previous 50. More...

Harmony Chamber set to serve local LGBTQ community

The Southwest Florida Harmony Chamber of Commerce’s goal is basic: To make life more harmonious for members of the local LGBTQ community by lessening the chance of encountering sour notes when patronizing area businesses. More...

Be prepared to enjoy Israel Scouts

The Jewish Federation of Collier County, New Hope Ministries, Moorings Park and Temple Shalom present the Israel Scouts Friendship Caravan in three free performances to which all are welcome:  ¦ 7 p.m. More...

The Immokalee Foundation honors record number of students

The largest group of graduates in The Immokalee Foundation’s 25-year history was celebrated last month at a dinner at Ave Maria University. More...

Bargain Box shopping spree rewards Grace Place grads

Since 2012, Bargain Box Thrift Store has hosted a senior shopping spree for graduates of the Grace Place for Children & Families AP Leadership program. More...

Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest auction moving to Naples for 2018

The Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest is moving to Naples for 2018. Trustees of SWFL Children’s Charities have announced the grand tasting and live auction will be held Saturday, March 3, at Quail West Golf and Country Club. More...

With eyelash extensions, will I be able to see my acrylic nails?

THE DIVA DIARIES

A few days ago, I decided I really, really want eyelash extensions. When I started looking into getting flirty, feathery lashes, I wondered if it were too late in life for me to go from being a low-maintenance diva to a high-maintenance one. More...

Business News

Rhythm remains

Ballroom dancing continues to thrive in Florida, and it’s good for the body, the soul and the economy

LIKE A MAGIC GARDEN, PERHAPS, BALLROOM dancing is a world unto its own — but one open to all comers and thriving in Florida.  More...

Making himself at home in the furniture world

FROM THE TOP

Larry Norris’ refusal to take no for an answer back in 1974 proved to make all the difference for a young man looking to break into a new field. More...

New HQ on the way for Robb & Stucky

Robb & Stucky recently broke ground on new 125,000-square-foot corporate headquarters on Lee Road next to I-75 in Fort Myers.  More...