February 9, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Everyday Café and Marketplace opens opportunity to eliminate hunger

Community Cooperative Ministries Inc. More...

Special Sections

Arts & Entertainment News

SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011

FLORIDA REPERTORY THEATRE  2268 BAY STREET, FORT MYERS  WWW.FLORIDAREP.ORG  332-4488  Florida Repertory Theatre’s Lucky Season 13 is in full swing. More...

Local girl wins national theatrical award

Creative Theater Workshop student Halie Boling won a “Freddie G Outstanding Student Direction and Choreography” award at the 2011 Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta, Ga. Ms. More...

‘Seer of Sevenwaters’

By Juliet Marillier (Roc Hardcover, $24.95)

Few writers can drop a reader into a time and place as well as Juliet Marillier, whose “Sevenwaters” series flawlessly melds medieval Irish history and myths into an engrossing saga of a family marked by courage, passion and magic.  More...

Lee Pitts celebrates 20 years on the air

Lee Pitts’ first interview on his live television show, in February 1991, was with Willie Battle, then president of the Lee County National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. More...

The economy: How America must adapt in order to thrive

Learning about the state of our economy — and how America can compete in the new global economy — is of critical importance to private sector leaders. More...

Treatment options for common cancers explored

The lecture series, “Insights into Cancer” is for anyone interested in learning more about the treatments for prostate cancer and breast cancer. More...

Business News

light-bulb moments

Local inventors tinker and turn profits

NECESSITY IS THE MOTHER OF INVENtion,   IF consider marketability its father.  One day, they were talking with their offspring.  “You are a unique and special gift to the world,” Invention’s mother said.  More...

Schivinski named new publisher of Fort Myers Florida Weekly

Florida Media Group LLC has named Angela Schivinski publisher of its Fort Myers Florida Weekly newsweekly. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Love and money in the 21st century

As Valentine’s day approaches, it’s a good time to focus on the elephant in the room for seriously dating couples: money, the lack thereof or the disparity therein. More...

Real Estate News

Design on display

Parade of Homes features builders’ best

The Lee Building Industry Association’s 25th annual Parade of Homes is underway, showcasing local builders and their premier models during the following two weekends of February.  More...

Real estate outlook perks up

Optimism has increased slowly but steadily in Florida real estate markets through the fourth quarter of 2010, a new University of Florida survey finds.  More...

Design seminars on tap

The following design seminars are free at Robb & Stucky Interiors at 13170 S. Cleveland Ave., Fort Myers. Reservations can be made by calling 936-8541. More...