September 1, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

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CLYDE

King of Clouds, Swami of the Swamp

Clyde Butcher is not your usual SOB. The son of a bomb maker, he’s willing to proffer good friendly advice right up front: “Always carry a stick.”   A big stick.   More...

Downtown does it again

The downtown River District’s popular monthly art event continues in September with new art exhibits. From 6 to 10 p.m., Friday, Sept. More...

‘Rat: A Novel’

By Fernanda Eberstadt (Alfred A. Knopf, $25.95)

In an enchanting but deserted farm collective in southern France’s PyrŽnŽes- Orientales, 15-year old Celia Bonnet grows up exploring and finding trouble alongside her fiercely beautiful, hot-blooded mother.  More...

Race to the Top finished, work begins

The School District of Lee County learned last week it would receive a little more than $9 million in federal stimulus funds under the Race to the Top program. More...

Business News

THE BALANCING ACT OF CULTURE & COMMERCE

There’s a fine art to packing the house

Talk to leaders of local arts venues about what went into making their business decisions for the upcoming season, and you may start thinking about the circus; they compare their task to a balancing act or a juggling act, they talk about walking a f More...

Meet your next great employee or boss

Those looking for work or for workers have several opportunities to find out what’s available in the local market and these job fairs coming up:   More...

CDs and bonds carry their own sets of risks

MONEY & INVESTING

The premise of investing is to get a return appropriate for the risk. The return comes from income, capital appreciation and, if applicable, tax advantages. More...

Real Estate News

Robb & Stucky Interiors captures 17 PRISM awards

R obb & Stucky Interiors was a winner recently in the awards presentation for the 2010 PRISM competition. More...

Events and courses

.. Realtor Association of Greater Fort Myers and the Beach breakfast *For association members only When: Friday, Sept. 10, 8:15 a.m. Where: Broadway Palm Dinner Theater, 1380 Colonial Blvd. More...

Toll Brothers opens new regional design studio

Toll Brothers has announced the relocation of the regional design studio for its Florida West Division. More...