September 14, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

CIRCUS POSTERS COME TO TOWN

Vintage artwork celebrates the Greatest Show on Earth

WHEN THE CIRCUS CAME TO TOWN, everything stopped. Stores locked their doors, businesses closed and schools gave children the day off. More...

Ennis manipulates color, text and type in new exhibit

The multi-talented Veron Ennis will be daas Gallery’s featured artist for October. The exhibit kicks off with an opening reception during Art Walk from 6-10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7.  More...

‘Signing Their Rights Away: The Fame and Misfortune of the Men Who Signed the United States Constitution’

By Denise Kiernan and Joseph D’Agnese (Quirk Books, $19.95)

In their previous book, award-winning writers Denise Kiernan and Joseph D’Agnese documented the fate of the 56 men who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776. More...

Lack of funding halts Stay Alive…Just Drive operations

Stay Alive…Just Drive, which implores drivers not to use phones or be distracted while motoring about their lives on Southwest Florida roads, will cease most of its operations at the end of the month. More...

Business News

Paid to learn

Internships a bright spot in SWFL job market

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA’S JOBLESS RATE MAY continue in the doldrums, but there is a glimmer of hope for one very specific demographic pool: college students. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Be prepared for European crisis

It is increasingly probable that Greece will default on its sovereign debt, possibly resulting in all sorts of contagion in international banking, trade and currencies. More...

WineTrail a world-class event run by mom-and-pop ventures

WineTrail, created by the River District Alliance, is a fine wine and food event that is being made possible by the efforts of various small businesses. More...

Real Estate News

Focus on the FIRST FLOOR

There are features that buyers often want, such as gourmet kitchens, luxurious baths, architectural details, flexible floor plans and quality construction. More...

New floor plan responds to desire less formal homes

Florida Lifestyle Homes of Fort Myers has introduced the new Captiva floor plan.  More...

Realtors to host housing summit

As the leading advocate for homeownership, the National Association of Realtors will host a summit of policy makers, industry leaders and government stakeholders to develop strategies to help stabilize and revitalize the nation’s housing market More...