March 17, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

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Like the strong women in her books, Lisa Scottoline figures things out

Some have called Lisa Scottoline “the female John Grisham.”   Boy, are they wrong.   True, Ms. Scottoline and Mr. More...

Cirque Dreams lights up the stage with latest production

“Cirque Dreams Illumination” ignites Fort Myers when it performs at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall from March 16 to 21. More...

BEACH READING

‘The Book of Basketball’ By Bill Simmons (ESPN, $30)

Some great basketball books were published near the end of 2009, including “When the Game Was Ours,” featuring NBA legends Magic Johnson and Larry Bird, and “The Art of a Beautiful Game,” by Sports Illustrated writer Chris Ba More...

Lee Memorial staffer gives gift of life to doctor

Cindy Lev never had a whole lot in life.   But that didn’t stop her from giving life.   Ms. More...

Business News

loosening some cash?

cash? SBA loans could supercharge the economy — if you can only get one

Naples business owner Fred Sahapoglu got a piece of the pie. By “the pie” we mean that multibillion dollar federal stimulus pie. More...

Real Estate News

Home sales show strong uptick in February

Affordability, low interest rates and the looming deadline for the homebuyer tax credit combined to boost February sales in the Greater Fort Myers Area last month. More...

Designers dish advice freely

Consumers are invited to meet oneone one with more than 20 top interior and architectural designers at Designer Expo from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 18, at the Miromar Design Center. More...

Home-buying seminar explains the basics for first-timers

The cities of Cape Coral and Fort Myers, as well as Lee County’s Office of Equal Opportunity, conduct a half-day “Keys to Buying a Home” seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...