January 26, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Outlet mall offers outdoor activities for families

Miromar Outlets invites the public to attend the following events in February. Miromar Outlets is located at exit 123 off I-75. For more information, visit www.Miromaroutlets.com  CELEBRATE ESTERO   More...

Celebrity Golf tourney to help cancer patients

The 13th annual Minnesota Twins Celebrity Golf Classic will be held Thursday, Feb. 24, on the championship-level Wee Friendly and Long Mean courses at Fiddlesticks Country Club in Fort Myers.  More...

Red Sox executive VP to host ‘Evening with the Red Sox’

Sam Kennedy, executive vice president and COO for the Boston Red Sox, will be the host for the sixth annual “Evening with the Red Sox taking place from 5:30-9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 23, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Fort Myers. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

STEP into mayhem

Florida Rep stages Hitchcock’s zany thriller, ‘The 39 Steps’

Every time Robert Cacioppo describes “Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps” to audiences, they never fail to laugh. More...

Art in a window evolves nightly

From 5 to 9 in the evening, a largerthan life clay sculpture of a U.S. Navy commander becomes increasingly realistic. More...

‘The Mommy Diet’

By Alison Sweeney, with Christie Matheson (Simon and Schuster, $24)

As the host of NBC’s hit reality series “The Biggest Loser” and an actress in Hollywood, Alison Sweeney knows a thing or two about dieting and fitness. Ms.  More...

Science pioneer Arthrex hosts local premier of NOVA series

Last week two science giants came together with one goal in mind: to hear, and tell, how science contributes to making things. More...

Second annual conference draws the best and brightest

The second annual Imagine Solutions Conference set for March 21-22 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort in Naples will bring area residents together with more than 40 of the best and brightest thought leaders on some issues and challenges we face as a nat More...

Traffic reports tracks public transportation benefits

The Cape Coral-Fort Myers metropolitan area ranked 69th in the nation in the cost of congestion delay, according to a study from the Texas Transportation Institute released earlier this month. More...

Business News

Have art will travel

The lucrative grind of the festival circuit

Behind the idyllic scenes of art festival crowds strolling among white tents in picturesque downtowns or parks, art shows are created through old-fashioned capitalist competition and the sweat of hard work and long hours. More...

Better Business Bureau says beware of common fraud schemes

Being vigilant against fraud is not only important for a company’s bottom line; it also strengthens customer trust in the business. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Ain’t no Bull like a grain bull market

Through last spring and early summer, the prevailing belief was that the North American 2010 summer crop of wheat, corn and soybean could be recordsetting. The first six months of 2010 saw an approximately 20 percent decline in grain prices. More...

Real Estate News

Cape Harbour builds community

Activities, shopping, dining help sell luxurious location

Tucked into the southwest corner of Cape Coral, Cape Harbour is not only a luxurious multi-use community resort, but the perfect spot to play host to a variety of community events.  More...

Real Estate Summit to examine market

A panel of distinguished business leaders and industry executives will gather at Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower for a Real Estate Summit starting at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8. Kellie Burns of NBC-2 will moderate the event.  More...

COMING UP AT THE DESIGN CENTER

Miromar Design Center invites the public to the following free seminars and special events. Attendance is free unless otherwise noted. Call 390-5111 to RSVP.  More...