May 4, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

Habitat, Lowe’s stage Women Build Week More...

May 7 Taste of the Beach to feature top restaurants

Greater Fort Myers Beach Area Chamber of Commerce announces that the 22nd Taste of the Beach will be held Sunday May 7, on Old San Carlos Boulevard and include approximately 16 restaurants plus promotional vendors.  Live music will be provided b More...

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Business News

Say goodbye to BAD HIRES

Teamwork leads to choosing the best candidate every time

HERE YOU ARE AGAIN. YOUR ORGANIZAtion just hired another employee who didn’t perform as expected, despite giving a great interview. More...

Tariffs on Canadian wood products will hurt U.S. consumers

MONEY & INVESTING

When you think of countries that conduct unfair trade practices that hurt American companies and consumers, which do you think of first? China, with its currency manipulation? Mexico, with its cheap labor? More...

Caliber Collision opens new center in Bonita Springs

Caliber Collision’s newest center in Bonita Springs opened April 12 at 24901 Old 41 Road.  More...

Mental Health Walk to honor late Project Semicolon founder

“The goal of the Mental Health Walk is to raise awareness to the issues surrounding mental health, reduce the stigma, and show our community’s network of care and support,” said Kelly Pomerville, marketing & PR manager at Charlo More...

FWC, partners relocating imperiled scrub jays to increase populations

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service and Florida Forest Service, is relocating Florida scrub jays to increase this threatened species’ populations on public lands.  More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting

11971 Kingsway Circle, Lake Suzy

One step through the front door and you will experience the “Wow!” factor of this incredible metal-roofed home. More...

Crazy hat contest will top off Derby Day at greyhound track

Southwest Florida’s premier Kentucky Derby hat contest will be staged at the Naples-Fort Myers Greyhound Track on Kentucky Derby Day, Saturday, May 6.  Stylish women will be among the festive crowd, which numbered 5,470 in 2016, competing More...

Arts & Entertainment News

For POSTMODERN JUKEBOX everything new is old again

How to describe Postmodern Jukebox? Just imagine if sheet music for today’s hits were somehow sent back in time and interpreted by composers such as Scott Joplin or George Gershwin. More...

Tribeca film festival 2017 reignites energy and volatile conversations

Traveling from Fort Myers to New York City to attend the Tribeca film festival is an exciting endeavor on several levels.  1.) The films, panels and discussions are some of the best you will enjoy at any festival worldwide.  2.) It’s More...

Masterful murder mystery wrapped up in manipulation and discord

FLORIDA WRITERS

¦ “Burials” by Mary Anna Evans. Poisoned Pen Press. 302 pages. Hardcover, $26.95; trade paperback, $15.95 More...