November 10, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

Junior Achievement receives Financial Literacy Award

Junior Achievement was recently honored before 30 members of Congress in Washington, D.C., at the Financial Services Roundtable’s annual fall gala. More...

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SWFLARTS SEASON GUIDE 2010-11

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FLORIDA REPERTORY THEATRE

2268 BAY STREET, FORT MYERS WWW.FLORIDAREP.ORG (239) 332-4488 Florida Repertory Theatre’s Lucky Season 13 kicks off with laughing-room-only performances of the funniest farce ever written, “Noises Off.” The first of nine plays sch More...

BARBARA B. MANN PERFORMING ARTS HALL

8099 COLLEGE PARKWAY, FORT MYERS WWW.BBMANNPAH.COM (239) 481-4849 BROADWAY SERIES  “Radio City Christmas Spectacular”   Nov. 11-28     More...

Waterside festival a top fundraiser for Komen

A weekend wine-dinner and waterside festival on Estero Bay leads the region in fundraising efforts to battle breast cancer. More...

Annual Fort Myers Boat Show coming up in the River District

The 38th annual Fort Myers Boat Show is set for Thursday through Sunday, Nov. 11-14. The event will be held at the Harborside Event Center and the City Yacht Basin in downtown Fort Myers. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Business News

A positive spin on negative ads

$3 billion went to television advertising

It wasn’t pretty, but it was lucrative.   More...

Reinvention earns fiberglass firm win Blue Chip Award

JRL Ventures/Marine Concepts, a 35-year-old company that reinvented itself when the economic downturn threatened its existence, won the 16th annual Southwest Florida Blue Chip Community Business Award on Thursday, Nov. 4.   Owner J. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

What a difference a week makes

Whether you’re a Republican, Democrat or simply a person who enjoys tea parties, there can be little spin on election results other than to say the voting was a referendum on the current administration’s policies — and these policie More...

Real Estate News

Harbourside Custom Homes prepares for season

One new model open, two more on the way

Seasonal residents are starting to trickle back into Southwest Florida, and those who only dipped their toes into the pool of remaining luxury homebuilders over the past two years could now be ready to jump in head first to the homebuilding process. More...

Oasis auction to offer condos at deep discounts

The new owner of the Oasis condominium in the River District, Oasis Associates LLC, will conduct a public auction of 125 new waterfront condominiums at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Harborside Convention Center, 1375 Monroe St. More...

Courses fulfill new condo board requirements

The Florida Division of Condominium Associations, Timeshares and Mobile Homes has instituted an educational requirement as a method of qualifying to serve on an association board. More...