October 12, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Seen that before? Thought so.

Some shows keep returning to stages throughout the area

Looking over the upcoming season’s schedule of plays and musicals, you’d be forgiven for suspecting that every year, theater directors from Naples to Sarasota all huddle around a table in some undisclosed location, swapping scripts like m More...

Writers Conference returns to Sanibel

Florida Gulf Coast University invites aspiring writers to attend the Sanibel Island Writers Conference, Thursday through Sunday, Nov. 3-6 at BIG ARTS and the Sanibel Island Public Library. More...

New! New! New! Never seen before! (Well, at least not here)

“My philosophy is: Always try to give the audience something new, every time they walk in the door,” says Bill Taylor, founder and producing artistic director of Theatre Conspiracy. More...

Doctors specialize in the ‘side effects’ of serious illness

Florida gets a ‘B’ for palliative care

Dr. Andrew Esch’s job as medical director of palliative care at Lee Memorial Health System is different from what you might expect from a medical doctor. More...

Dexia’s problems illustrate Europe’s instability

ANALYSIS

Something is rotten in the state of Belgium: Dexia. Surely, it’s not a bank name bandied about in U.S. households but certainly one in northern Europe. It is (or more appropriately “was”) a Belgium based mega-bank. More...

Real Estate News

Someone’s in the kitchen…

Design center presents experts on remodeling for function and style

Remodeling the kitchen can dramatically increase the value of your home. If you’ve decided your kitchen’s time has come, you face many choices. The process means selecting cabinets, flooring, tiles, backsplashes, countertops and more. More...

REAL ESTATE BRIEFS

Resource center can help first-time homebuyers online Coldwell Banker Real Estate has launched a new portal at www.coldwellbanker.com especially for first-time homebuyers. More...