February 14, 2008 RSS feed / Top News

NEWS BRIEFS

"Clydesdale" big game ad tops in Fort Myers Budweiser's "Clydesdale-in-Training" and Tide to Go's "Talking Stain" scored the most points with Southwest Floridians during Super Bowl Sunday according to an overnight poll by Quenzel & Associates, the More...

Local WIC program expands locations

Lee County women who need extra help providing food for their infants and small children now have more convenient travel options. More...

Water & Wheels at Cape Harbour next week

Cape Harbour presents "West Coast Water and Wheels" at The Marina at Cape Harbour from Feb. 22 to 24. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

Pseudolus ... the catalyst

Pseudolus? Who would ever trust a man named Pseudolus? "He's the classic con man," declares Stephen Mo Hanan. "I've lost track of how many different accents he uses. More...

Questions, controversy and betrayal...'The Goat'

You think you're having a mid-life crisis? Meet Martin. Just turned 50. Has a fabulous wife and marriage, great kid. His professional life couldn't be better; he gets the top projects and just received an international award. More...

MUSIC SCENE

Radar Brothers

Auditorium Artists and groups have their whole lives to write their first album, but if they are signed by a record company, each record released after that is a contractual obligation. More...

Edison College eyeing high schools on campus

Pilot project first in Charlotte

Edison College could prove popular with parents by establishing an on campus collegiate high school, local education professionals said. More...

Addiction service set to break ground on new detox center

Construction of the first new detoxification center to be built in Lee County in more than 50 years will begin Thurs., Feb. More...

Lee County pair honored by Big Brothers Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Florida named Carolyn Curtis and Steven Cunningham Big Sister and Big Brother of the Year at its annual meeting last week. The reception at the Bonita Springs Elks Lodge was hosted by FOX-4's Patrick Nolan. More...

Business News

Out of the closet and into the home

It was closets Susanna Woods invested in 20 years ago when she bought a California Closets franchise in Fort Myers. But things have changed in the past two decades. More...

Herocare expanding nationwide

Herocare has recently launched 23 new markets across the country. Headquartered in Fort Myers, Herocare is one of the country's only non-profit organizations designed specifically to benefit public servants. More...

Antiquing it across the country

Red-haired, soft-eyed Susan McCurdy brought her silver tea kettles, assorted dolls, 1930s Fiesta ware, Victorian antiques, sweet perfumed candles and shabby chic cabinets to a small white house on 2016 Jackson Street in downtown Fort Myers. More...

Real Estate News

Majestic Palms blends value with great location

As potential first homeowners do, Ruben Rivera became a comparison shopper. Rivera surveyed a number of gated communities in very different parts of Lee County. More...

Sales up, traffic up at Bonita Bay developments

Defying current market conditions, Bonita Bay Group sold 28 units in four of its communities during January, double the number of sales recorded during January 2007. More...

Annual Parade of Homes set to open next month

Showcasing premier builders in the area and the very latest in architectural design, construction, technology, cabinetry, lighting, landscaping and pool design, this year's Parade features 55 new models ranging in price from the $150,000s to over $ More...