November 3, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

DRESSING UP THE ROCKETTES

PRECISION FITTING, CONSTANT REPAIRS AND UPKEEP ARE AN IMPORTANT PART OF THE ROUTINE

If you ever need someone to sew your shadow back on, a la Wendy in “Peter Pan,” Stephanie Pocock’s your woman. More...

‘Noises Off’: Sardines, slamming doors and madcap merriment

ARTS COMMENTARY

I have to admit I was in a foul mood when I arrived for opening night of “Noises Off” at Florida Repertory Theatre. More...

How to start your own business

Does the prospect of starting your own business in today’s volatile economy sound strange to you? It is true that Southwest Florida still has a way to go in recovering economically, but that does not mean opportunity is hard to find.  More...

Doggy Dash features fun for a worthy cause

When dogs and their people converge on Miromar Outlets on Saturday, the focus will be on fun, but the reason it’s being staged is a sad and serious one. More...

Business News

‘Flat’: the new thriving

Businesses fight to fill the employment gap

With the autumn economy behaving like a dried-out drunk — sober, subdued and struggling after years of high living and then tanking — recent unemployment numbers continued to hover in the double digits, reflecting hard daily realities fo More...

Blue Chip Award recognizes Southwest Florida small-business owners

Five small-businesses who have succeeded in the face of adversity will be honored at a luncheon Thursday, Nov. 4. One nominee will win the 16th annual Southwest Florida Blue Chip Community Business Award.   More...

MONEY & INVESTING

When somethin’ is really nothin’

Conventional wisdom says something is better than nothing. The maxim is not true when the “something” hides the reality that “the cup is half empty” it masks the problem from being seen and being properly addressed. More...

Real Estate News

Coach home project looking for a HOME RUN

64 units to be sold near the new Red Sox stadium

In the world of real estate, the words “location, location, location” usually correlate well with a project’s success — if the site is indeed well located. More...

Verandah introduces new neighborhood with homes by D.R. Horton

Verandah has introduced a new neighborhood, Otter Bend, with homes by D.R. Horton. More...

Celebration Cape hosts Hometown Heroes Day

Celebration Cape, Cape Coral’s new gated community, is recognizing both active and retired area individuals from the military, police, fire, EMS, medical and educational professions for their service to the community.   More...