August 4, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

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...

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Business News

Holding up the fort

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...

Encouraging good saving, spending habits in kids

How often do you discuss money with your children? If your answer is “not often,” you’re not alone. 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...

Law enforcement nonprofit has vested interest in area K-9s

A crowd of about 30 bystanders watched intently as a Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputy stood in an open field, vulnerable to gunfire. More...

Now, if your Tervis breaks, just pop in to your local store

Tervis has announced a few improvements to its “Made for Life Guarantee.” Consumers spoke out and Tervis listened, the company says. More...

COMMUNITY NEWS

JoAnn Helphenstine wins Riley Award   JoAnn Helphenstine, president of Palm Automotive Group, was named the winner of the seventh annual Riley Award.  More...

Real Estate News

What $800,000 will buy in Southwest Florida

5644 Blackjack Court S., Punta Gorda Here’s an amazing estate home on five acres in Prairie Creek West with a pool, three-car garage and matching horse stables and barn. More...

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 the Saxe Theater in Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, where the group has been headlining since September. More...

Theatre Conspiracy to stage comedies, musicals, socially important plays

World and Florida premieres, comic favorites, plays with music, a classic production, and an infusion of socially relevant plays make up the Theatre Conspiracy and the Alliance for the Arts 2016-2017 season.  The season kicks off on Aug. More...

Going fishing: It’s far more work than play

FLORIDA WRITERS

¦ “A Pioneer Son at Sea: Fishing Tales of Old Florida” by Gilbert L. Voss, edited by Robert S. Voss. University Press of Florida. 200 pages. Hardcover, $19.95. More...