June 13, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

The Nancies

Florida Weekly arts writer finally gets her due with newly named annual awards

IT’S JUNE, AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDIANS ARE MELTING QUICKER than the Wicked Witch of the West in this evil heat and humidity. More...

Gang of Outlaws tour teams up unlikely musicians

It would appear that one word Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top has learned when it comes to work on the long-awaited new CD by the band is patience.  The project has been under way for several years now, and plenty of fans are eager to hear what the &ldq More...

BEACH READING

‘Drop Dead Healthy: One Man’s Quest for Bodily Perfection’

Bestselling author A.J. More...

BODY BUILDING RUSH

OBSESSION IS GETTING BIGGER HERE

An hour of cardio. They see the gym seven days a week. Days dedicated to hamstrings. Days dedicated to rounding out their shoulders. No time for chitchat. They get in, they get out, they have food to eat. More...

Business News

Employment rising

Labor report shows increase while health care now leading SWF jobs

“Another trend I’m seeing is we’re in a stage of economy recovery and businesses are hiring salespeople. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Extend and pretend is not a solution for the EU or the investor

The situation in Europe is critical and requires an immediate resolution. But such is not in the cards.  However, you might need an immediate solution for your portfolio.  More...

New Fort Myers company is hitting home runs nationwide

While Fort Myers is well known as a Major League Baseball spring training center, its connection with the national pastime now has expanded into the making of baseball bats for professionals, amateurs and recreational players with the launch of Carre More...

Real Estate News

9500 CYPRESS HAMMOCK CIRCLE, UNIT 201, BONITA SPRINGS

This coach home is in the gated community of Shadow Wood at the Brooks. The residence has three suite-like bedrooms to ensure privacy. The master bathroom has dual sinks and separate tub and shower. More...

14350 HARBOUR LANDINGS DRIVE, FORT MYERS

This condo in the Harbour Landings subdivision has the privacy of a single-family home. With 2,434 square feet of living space, the unit has three bedrooms, two full bathrooms and one half bathroom.  More...

2845 DON QUIXOTE DRIVE, PUNTA GORDA

This pool home is located along an extra-wide sailboat canal on a cul-de-sac in the waterfront community of Punta Gorda Isles. With quick access to open water, the residence has 85 feet of seawall and a 36-foot dock equipped with water and power. More...