April 9, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

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Business News

Working the network

Local professionals share their strategies for meeting people and generating business

There are seemingly endless events at which fruitful business connections can be established. More...

Revisit your life insurance policies

MONEY & INVESTING

Mention life insurance in social conversation and your listeners’ eyes might glaze over. Cold calls from life insurance professionals are often met with short, terse terminations. More...

FGCU conference to help administrators

The Florida Institute of Government at Florida Gulf Coast University will present “Unlocking the Mysteries of Administrative Excellence… Four Keys to Job Success,” a conference designed for individuals looking for better ways to manage their careers More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

29080 Teramo Way Mediterra

Exquisite architectural details and the highest quality appointments define this custom-built, 7,000-square-foot estate home in Mediterra. More...

Lennar to open home center at Bonita National Golf and Country Club

Bonita National Golf and Country Club will open its Welcome Home Center on Thursday, April 17, to officially start presales of luxury homes east of Interstate 75 at the end of Bonita Beach Road East in Bonita Springs. More...

Perfect for summer: Victorian-era waterfront properties on the market

Halcyon Lodge was the Hamptons summer home of Henry Ford II, the oldest grandson of the automobile magnate for whom he was named (who had a winter home on the Caloosahatchee River in Fort Myers), until his death in 1987. More...

Circumventing ruling, Lee Memorial still plans to build hospital in Estero

Lee Memorial Health System has moved on to Plan B in its efforts to build a facility in Estero. Plan A was an 80-bed hospital that was dismissed by state regulators after NCH in Naples opposed the move. What is Plan B? More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Flamenco!

Powerful, liberating dance form is at the heart of ‘Heart Song’

THE WOMEN SIT IN A CIRCLE, CLAPPING rhythmically to the flamenco music in a style called palming. It starts soft, like a light spring rain, then builds to a ferocious downpour. More...

Longtime Broadway Palm Theater bartender busts into retirement

He’s known to virtually everybody around the Broadway Palm Dinner Theater as Busty. Simply Busty. Or, on a slightly more formal level, Busty the Bartender. More...

It’s not the lines, it’s the steps involved in the Diva’s latest role

THE DIVA DIARIES

Flamenco, my friends, is NOT for sissies. I have learned this recently because when I’m not sparkling at soirees, I fancy myself an actress. More...