October 5, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

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An expanded Ringling International Arts Festival comes to SWFL

THE RINGLING INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL IS, hands down, the hippest, edgiest, most innovative festival in Southwest Florida.   More...

The undead to descend on River District again

ZOMBICON 2011 “The Legends of the Silver Screen… NEVER DIE!,” is a free interactive art event celebrating its fifth year in downtown Fort Myers, from 6 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 15. More...

Asphalt Orchestra: Taking it to the streets

Asphalt Orchestra is a unique marching band, and not just because is lacks a football team or school.  As its name implies, it takes to the sidewalks and streets to perform.  The group made its debut in the summer of 2009 in New York City a More...

Sellers turn to the Internet to unload gravesites

Harold Graviss is not big on sentiment, and perhaps that helps to explain why he is seeking to unload cemetery plots he purchased 20 years ago in Naples Memorial Gardens. More...

Business News

Growing wealthy gracefully

Enough already! Enough of the young and the restless, the married with kids, the married without kids, the “youth” culture and all it implies — the 20-somethings, 30-somethings or 40-somethings.  More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Operation Twist leads to instability among equities

Possibly the first thing you are thinking is that this column’s title is woefully wrong and that the rockin’ and rollin’ in equities has been caused by factors far beyond Operation Twist, the most recent of the Federal Reserve&rsquo More...

Real Estate News

Belle Lago continues to impress

Toll Brothers, the nation’s leading builder of luxury homes, has recently sold three furnished models and 13 homes that are in various stages of construction at Belle Lago, a community of single-family homes on Estero Parkway.  More...

Realtors association hosts rally

The Bonita Springs-Estero Association of Realtors will bring both local and nationally recognized presenters to town for a full day of training, motivation and networking. The Southwest Florida Realtor Rally will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...