February 22, 2012 RSS feed / Business News

Home-Tech funds Habitat home

Home-Tech, a local air conditioning and major appliances service and sales company, recently donated funds received through the Community Contribution Tax Credit Program to Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties. More...

‘Cake Boss’ visits local cupcake shop

TLC’s famed “Cake Boss,” Buddy Valastro, stopped in to sample the goodies at Grace and Shelly’s new cupcake store at 537 fifth Ave. in Naples. Mr. More...

Specialists to provide free skin cancer checks

Spring Swing-Moffitt’s Sun Safety Tour is a partnership of Moffitt Cancer Center and the Tampa Bay Rays offering free skin cancer screenings at specified baseball spring training venues in March. The tour comes to Fort Myers from 1-3 p.m. More...

Symposium to tackle Parkinson advice and issues

The Hope Parkinson Program will present an educational seminar for those living with Parkinson’s disease and their care partners from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 17. More...

Hispanic chamber reaches out with festival

The Southwest Florida’s Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Univision Southwest Florida will host the Viva Cape Coral! festival from 5-10 p.m. Saturday, May 5, on 47th Terrace between 10th Place and Coronado Parkway. More...

Create a plan to handle another equity crisis

MONEY & INVESTING

The average investor has no plan to address another financial crisis. That non-plan is a great plan as long as you are certain there will not be another equity crisis during the years in which you are retired or saving/investing for retirement. More...

Bank boosts Facebook ‘likes’ for charity

Florida Gulf Bank has launched a social media campaign on Facebook to benefit United Way. In addition to the bank’s annual campaign efforts, it has promised to match $1 for every “like” on its Facebook page up to 1,000 likes. More...

Families find support for living with Alzheimer’s

A support group specifically for families of nursing home and assisted living facility residents will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 20, at the Dubin Alzheimer’s Resource Center, 10051 McGregor Blvd. Suite 101, Fort Myers. More...

Arthritis treatment practice comes to Fort Myers

OsteoArthritis Centers of America has opened its newest medical center at 29 Barkley Circle in Fort Myers. More...

Bonita Bay Marina marks 10 years of Clean Marina Program

For the 10th consecutive year, Bonita Bay Marina, the full-service marina adjacent to the Bonita Bay community in Bonita Springs, received certification from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection for the Clean Marina Program, designed to More...