July 25, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

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Real Estate News

House Hunting:

10141 Verona Lakes Lane, Miromar Lakes

Sweeping views of a 700-acre freshwater lake are the hallmark of this former model home in the Verona Lago neighborhood at Miromar Lakes.  More...

Sales, prices drop in June but trends remain positive

The median price of existing homes sold in Lee County has increased by 19.81 percent since the beginning of the year, from $106,000 in January to $127,000 at the half-year mark in June, reports the Realtor Association of Greater Fort Myers and the Be More...

True Tours takes visitors on historical quick trips

Gina Taylor began her True Tours business two years ago with the Historic Walking Tour that draws heavily on the quirky character — the “avante garde, visionary, pioneer spirit” — of many of Fort Myers’ “founding f More...

Arts & Entertainment News

GET YOUR PHIL

ANYONE FIFTH AVEnue South in Naples knows that facelifts are not uncommon in this town.  And now the Philharmonic Center for the Arts annual catalog has one too.  Designed in-house, the publication has a fresh, updated look, with plenty of More...

Florida Weekly writing challenge returns

Here at Florida Weekly, we enjoy telling stories. We love to find people and situations that speak to us. When we write, we strive to capture the essence of life in Southwest Florida as honestly as we know how. More...

BEACH READING

‘Marilyn in Fashion: The Enduring Influence of Marilyn Monroe’

It was 50 years ago this summer that Marilyn Monroe was found dead in her Los Angeles home. She didn’t just leave an indelible mark on our pop culture, she continues to do so.  More...