May 25, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

Team Pink’s ‘Breast Comedy Night Ever’

Breast Comedy Night Ever, a fundraiser to benefit Team Pink SWFL Inc. will be held on Thursday, June 1, at the Laugh-In Comedy Club in Fort Myers. More...

Memorial Day travel to hit highest level in 12 years

One million more travelers will take to the road, sky, rails and water for Memorial Day this year, creating the highest travel volume for the holiday since 2005. More...

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Business News

Index funds allow for no variables but are good for those with no expertise

MONEY & INVESTING

As those of you that have been reading this column for a while know, I am a big fan of Exchange Traded Funds and low-cost index mutual funds. By buying these securities, you are basically buying a certain sector of the market. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

The 2017 NANCIES

A somewhat skewed look at the 2017 arts and entertainment season

ANOTHER SEASON’S COME AND GONE, JAM-packed with concerts, plays, musicals and art shows. Time again for The Nancies, my annual mostly tongue-in-cheek, irreverent, sideways look at the arts and entertainment season that’s just ended. More...

Summer camps offer kids opportunities in the arts

For many folks, the term “summer camp” conjures up memories of hiking, camping and swimming. More...

No. 8 in Naples writer’s serial killer mystery series continues to satisfy

FLORIDA WRITERS

¦ “Shadow of the Black Womb” By Lawrence J. De Maria. St. Austin’s Press. 204 pages. E-book, $2.99. More...

New traffic ticket app offers easy pay, reduced fines

It’s no longer so new nobody knows what will happen: TIKD, the brainchild app of Miami-based Chris Riley who insists you can pay a traffic ticket online in two minutes and save 15 to 30 percent of the fine while avoiding both traffic school and More...

Charlotte County celebrates Memorial Day weekend

Memorial Day Ceremony Noon to 1 p.m. Monday, May 29, at the pavilions in Laishley Park, 100 Nesbit St., Punta Gorda More...

Pedal your way through historic northeast Florida

Those who live in smaller towns in rural northeast Florida appreciate the slower pace, the sunny coastline and the refreshing sea breeze. More...

Charlotte County is addictive to aquaholics

April sprinkles brought May flowers and ushered in warmer temperatures to Charlotte County. More...

Real Estate News

Punta Gorda Airport releases economic impact study findings

A new economic impact study values Punta Gorda Airport’s local economic impact at $208.3 million within Charlotte County, and a regional economic impact of $353.2 million.  More...

House Hunting

1524 Islamorada Blvd., Punta Gorda

Coastal casual best describes this open and inviting pool-allocated home that shows like a model. Enter this tropical oasis, and you are greeted by vaulted ceilings, diamond-set travertine flooring and a soothing color palette. More...