December 15, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

Don’t get ‘Wiki’-ed: Just follow these 3 steps

Your computer probably isn’t secure. Don’t believe me? Consider this: Just last month, more than 250,000 U.S. embassy cables ended up in the hands of the people that run the website Wikileaks. More...

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Arts & Entertainment News

‘TIS THE SEASON TO BE... SCARY

Sometimes Santa delivers chills

“I don’t know what’s scarier — clowns or Santa.” — online comment   He’s presented as a jolly old elf, an altruistic, kindly old man who supernaturally distributes gifts to children around More...

The Nowhere Band to perform at Music Walk

The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center is hosting the Beatles cover band The Nowhere Band on Saturday, Dec. 18, during Music Walk. The show will begin at 7 p.m. More...

‘David Susskind: A Televised Life’

By Stephen Battaglio (St. Martin’s Press, $27.99)

Even though many Americans only dimly remember David Susskind, if at all, he was a powerhouse who changed the face of American television. More...

Travel with increased security expected to go smoothly

The full-body scanners that some feared would create snafus at airports over the Thanksgiving holiday never came to pass. More...

Boomers face health and retirement choices

On Jan. 1, the first wave of baby boomers — 2.8 million of them in this one year alone — will begin turning 65. The U.S. More...

Business News

Bedbug business is brisk

Companies catching up with a growing problem

The phrase “blood sucking” alone is pretty nasty. Maybe that’s why bedbugs have a bad rap, even though they aren’t known to carry diseases and generally cause less damage to homes than, say, termites. More...

Worried consumers may make reluctant shoppers

While retail spending was strong this November, consumers are feeling the pain of a weak employment picture and increased financial troubles. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Denial: An investment strategy that doesn’t work

John Mauldin is one of my favorite investment writers, and his weekly newsletter, Outside The Box, is available for free and online. It is my supposition that good investment/ financial thinkers are constantly reading the work of others. More...

Real Estate News

Moraya Bay

Model has shades of the Hamptons, Cape Cod

MORAYA BAY HAS UNVEILED ITS NEWEST model, a coastal retreat designed by Renee Gaddis of Collins & DuPont Interior Design. Ms. More...

Real estate association presents awards

The Realtor of the Year Award was presented to Doreen Falcone, Prudential Florida Realty, at the annual Awards Banquet at Heritage Palms Golf and Country Club. More...

Realtor Association elects new president

Gary Verwilt has been elected as 2011 president of the Realtor Association of Greater Fort Myers and the Beach Inc. More...