August 1, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

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Photographer views avian homes as works of art

THE They’re not only amazing feats of engineering, but works of art, sculptural and exquisitely crafted. Some of them, with their swirls of twigs, look like miniature versions of Andy Goldsworthy sculptures. More...

Film fest’s TGIM returns with top-rated flms

The TGIM (Thank God for Indie Mondays) film show has launched another season at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. More...

BEACH READING

‘So Far Away’

REVIEWED BY EALISH WADDELL   “So Far Away” is a story of three very different women, separated by age and time but who still have something to teach one another.  More...

Knuckleball legend Tim Wakefield finds life is no longer aflutter

Tim Wakefield’s baseball journey took him from the Eau Gallie Little League in the 1970s to the 1988 baseball draft and 17 seasons with the Boston Red Sox.  Along the way, he won 200 majorleague games, became a fan favorite in New England More...

Business News

BP still paying for it

Local businesses continue to stake claims

Two years after one of the worst man-made environmental disasters in history, the company responsible, British Petroleum, settled in a New Orleans federal court. More...

Airport traffic declined in June

During June, 454,044 passengers traveled through Southwest Florida International Airport, a decrease of 4 percent compared to June 2011. Year-to-date, passenger traffic is down 6 percent from the same period last year.  More...

Nominations sought for Apex Awards

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the 2012 Apex Awards. More...

Real Estate News

Cape Coral real estate firm donates dollars for Facebook likes

Raso Realty, a locally-owned company in Cape Coral, will donate to Relay For Life in exchange for Facebook likes. The goal is for the company to reach 1,000 likes on its Facebook page by Aug. 30. More...