August 8, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Competing for business at the Car wash

Driving west on Pine Island Road, you see the sign — a dog in a tub soaking in a bubble bath. The caricatured pooch rests in a clawfoot tub, no less. More...

ON THE MOVE

Medical   More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Porch Dogs

SITTING ON A FRONT PORCH IS AS SOUTHERN AS sipping iced tea or eating sweet potato pie. But while air conditioning has lured most people inside, dogs carry on the tradition, says Memphis photographer Nell Dickerson. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Old chair features innovative space-saving design

Some old pieces of dual-purpose furniture are so useful they should inspire new designs. One such famous design is a convertible “desk and chair” originally designed by Stephen Hedges of New York City in about 1854. More...

Mileage doesn’t tell the entire story of motorhomes

When shopping for a pre-owned motorhome, the subject always starts with the mileage on the prospective purchase. So how many miles are too many?  More...

Name change considered for Edison State

No new name is officially on the radar for Edison State College, which is considering changing its name.  Not likely Mina State College, which would pay homage to Thomas Edison’s widow, Mina.  Not Tesla State College, which would be a More...

COMMUNITY NEWS

Mosaic grant to provide hundreds of thousands of meals for Charlotte’s needy   More...

Real Estate News

What $850,000 will buy in SWFL

2821 SOUTHWEST 50TH TERRACE, CAPE CORAL   More...

Allegiant adds 8 stops as Punta Gorda Airport prepares for expansion

Punta Gorda Airport is about to experience its biggest growth spurt since it built Bailey Terminal six years ago.  More...

Five ways to make your pool sparkle this summer

The secret to a pristine pool is regular, routine maintenance. More...