May 10, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Punta Gorda Club announces tennis/sports camp

If you don’t want your child having another boring summer filled with television and video games, take a look at the tennis and sports camp offered at the Punta Gorda Club.  The Punta Gorda Club’s Junior Tennis and Sports Camp will b More...

Heron Creek pro tennis exhibition raises $1,100 for Heron Creek Community Foundation

Heron Creek Golf & Country Club’s Tennis Pro, Mike Smith hosted a Professional Tennis Exhibition for the club’s members and to benefit Heron Creek Community Foundation. More...

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Business News

THE RISING PRICE OF FLORIDA CATTLE

Florida is bullish on beef as calves sell at record prices

Florida cattle ranchers are enjoying the highest prices paid for their beef calves in recent history. More...

It’s your business… Brand promise

Because of its relevant information about small businesses, I subscribe to the E-Myth ViewPoint weekly newsletter. The newsletter is free, and accessible at www.emyth.com.   More...

A layman’s guide to TARP and the QEs

MONEY & INVESTING

Acronyms describing elements of the very complex financial and economic world in which we live are becoming increasingly cryptic. In fact, casual coffee shop conversations about the topic might require an interpreter.  More...

A tale of two mothers: Same-sex couple fights to make a family

Laura Cavin’s story with Sheri Green is simple on its surface: the story of mother love.  “I always wanted children,” says Ms. Cavin. “When we lost the twins, we didn’t give up. More...

Take Stock graduating seniors receive full college scholarships

The Charlotte Local Education Foundation is the lead agency in Take Stock in Children in Charlotte County. More...

SWFL MicroEnterprise project honors first all-female graduation class

Eight female entrepreneurs are now ready to launch their small businesses after graduating from the Southwest Florida MicroEnterprise Project in April. More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

25561 Heritage Lake Blvd., Unit 26, Punta Gorda

This second-floor carriage home built in 2006 is in the gated community of Lake Front Villas at Heritage Lake. The 2,384-square-foot under air home has never been lived in.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

WELCOME TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD

Nationals may join SWFL’s spring training party

NOT SO LONG AGO, CHARLOTTETE County was a void on the Grapefruit League spring training map. More...

Arts & Humanities presents 16th annual Charlie Awards

The Arts & Humanities Council of Charlotte County has announced its 2012 Charlie Awards honorees, who will be honored for their outstanding contributions at an awards dinner Tuesday, June 5, at the Cultural Center of Charlotte County. More...

Horn chairs use natural elements to emulate Victorian forms

Furniture has been made from carved and joined pieces of wood for centuries, but in every century there are a few designers who are intrigued by the forms of nature and use them to create furniture. More...