July 6, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

FSW study finds investment needed to ensure all kids ‘kindergarten ready’

FLORIDA SOUTHWESTERN STATE COLLEGE

In order to keep our competitive edge in today’s knowledge-based economy, the next generation must have the skills, knowledge and dispositions to create and sustain new forms of enterprise. More...

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Music docs

Must-see music documentaries you may have missed

MUSIC AND FILM IS A GREAT MARRIAGE OF media. More...

Be there when the Sudgen heats up with ‘A Midsummer’s Night Steam’

What could be more appropriate for the dog days of summer than a steam-themed concert? More...

A handy, compact guide for the would-be true crimes sleuth

FLORIDA WRITERS

With this title, Fort Myers resident Stephanie Hughes begins a series that will please both true-crime addicts and more restrained followers of crimes that have become markers of our crime-riddled times. For the most part, Ms. More...

This ‘Kid’ knew ‘Buddy’ before he was ‘Bandit’

The first time I set eyes on “Buddy” Reynolds I was walking down the hall at Palm Beach High School (now the Dreyfoos School of the Arts) in West Palm Beach.  More...

Sit, Boo-Boo, Sit! Send pet photos to our annual contest

Our pets are part of our families — humans love their dogs, cats, snakes, chickens, birds, ferrets, horses — well, all the varieties of animals that love us unconditionally.  Show how much you love your pets by entering the Florida More...

Dive right in … you cannot escape the summer food

THE DIVA DIARIES

While I’ll never acknowledge that Southwest Florida has a “summer” (we just have tourist season from Christmas through Easter and six ridiculously hot, humid months in between), I will acknowledge that we have summer food — an More...

Business News

Loud & clear

Every corporate public relations crisis has a common thread

EVERYWHERE WE TURN LATELY, THERE SEEMS to be a new corporate crisis in the headlines. More...

Staros, Wilson to join Business Hall of Fame

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has named Edward Staros, vice president and managing director of The Ritz-Carlton Resorts of Naples, and Mark Wilson, president and CEO of London Bay Homes, its 2017 Business Hall of Fame-Collier County laureat More...

Enjoy the early-bird rate for chamber business expo

The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce holds its Connections Business Expo 2017 from 2-6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, at the Naples Grande Beach Resort.  More...