February 15, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Wild & Crazy

Bold ‘Das Barbecü’ embodies the spirit of revitalization at a small Sanibel playhouse

WHEN JUSTIN COWAN SAW “DAS BARbecü,” he knew instantly that he wanted to bring it to the Herb Strauss Theater on Sanibel. “It was the craziest night of theater I’d seen. More...

Project Tolerance exhibit comes to Fort Myers

“Project Tolerance: Faces of Anne Frank” will be on exhibit from March 2 – 28 at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center in Fort Myers. The opening reception takes place at 6 p.m. Friday, March 2. More...

‘Thomas Ince: Hollywood’s Independent Pioneer’

“Thomas Ince: Hollywood’s Independent Pioneer” by Brian Taves (University Press of Kentucky, $39.95)

Thomas Ince wrote, directed and produced more than 800 hundred films, but died at the peak of his career at age 42. More...

Stimulus funds help expand, improve local broadband access

“I cannot imagine life without …” a survey by the Pew Research Center asked 14- to 29-year-olds. More...

Business News

Tailor fit

Tailors face foreign competitiors and a soft market

FOR MORE THAN 30 YEARS, GOVERNORS, senators and Lee County’s top physicians and attorneys have trusted Fort Myers tailor Remy Fenelus to create fine suits and dress shirts that fit their bodies and sense of style.  More...

Group gathers to review regulation overhauls

In the face of changes throughout state regulatory agencies, including DEP and the water management districts, “Water Quality Regulations and the Economy” is the focus of a half-day seminar on Wednesday, Feb. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Specific option strategies for ambitious investors

Stock investors use various stock option strategies to either protect their individual stock positions from loss or add incremental return.  More...

Real Estate News

Toll Brothers opens Bonita Lakes for sales

Homebuilder Toll Brothers has announced that Bonita Lakes, its newest community of single-family homes in Bonita Springs, is now open and taking deposits on new home sites.  More...

REIS appoints new officers

The Real Estate Investment Society has elected its officers and the board of governors to lead the organization during 2012: President, Kim Donnelly, of Reliance Bank, FSB; vice president, Steve Hurley, of David Douglas Associates Inc.; treasurer, Se More...

Learn about retirement living at Shell Point

Shell Point Retirement Community invites the public to find out more about resort-style retirement living and life care at the following free seminars:  ¦ 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. More...