October 27, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

North American P-51 Mustang, other planes set for Aviation Day

Aviation Day, an annual event hosted by the Lee County Port Authority to increase awareness of Southwest Florida International Airport and Page Field, will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29.  More...

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Business News

Storage wars

National and local self-storage companies expand, vie for customers

George Carlin was on to something 20 years ago in his diatribe about “stuff.” More...

Banks return to billions in profit; hang on to your stock

MONEY & INVESTING

What a difference just a few short years makes. On the verge of collapse in 2008, the banking industry is making a spectacular comeback. In the third quarter of this year alone, the leading six banks in the U.S. More...

Has the time come for Murdock Village to finally rise?

Murdock Village is much like the punch line of the old joke about the man who was asked why he decided to jump full-bore on a cactus — it seemed like a good idea at the time. More...

COMMUNITY NEWS

‘Haunted College’ returns to Charlotte campus More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

935 Don Juan Court, Punta Gorda

This four bedroom, 2 ½-bath waterfront home in Punta Gorda Isles has a great canal view and quick boating access to Charlotte Harbor.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Fine arts are celebrated at Visual Arts Center festival

LIKE PAUL REVERE, THE VISUAL ARTS Center is heralding, “The British are coming!” But the current cry is one of celebration rather than warning. More...

Monster physique competition comes to Punta Gorda

Halloween weekend is the time for all things freaky. And on Oct. 29, a handful of spectators will get the opportunity to see some athletes who are freaky BIG. More...

Charlotte Symphony’s new concert season is all about community

Maestro Raffaele Ponti begins his fourth season as music director of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, and with a new fiveyear contract extension in hand, is committed to not just making great music in the concert hall, but making music make a differ More...