October 3, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

RINGLING

Ringling festival livens up fall in Southwest Florida

WHEN THE RINGLING INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL takes place every October, it’s as if New York City has transported itself south to Sarasota for a few days.  More...

Internationally renowned artist Derek Hess back at HOWL

Artist Derek Hess will return to HOWL Gallery/Tattoo for the fourth anniversary of Fort Myers Art Walk.  More...

BEACH READING

‘Better Off Without ’Em: A Northern Manifesto for Southern Secession’

Author Chuck Thompson builds a convincing case that the American South is essentially a separate country that negatively affects the rest of the United States in his new book, “Better Off Without ’Em: A Northern Manifesto for Southern Sec More...

Long-time fishing tournament ends; another begins

One of the longest running fishing tournament/festivals in the area, Caloosa Catch & Release, is ending after one last hurrah on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2-3, at Pink Shell Resort & Marina on Fort Myers Beach.  More...

Business News

Our Wealthiest

WHEN FORBES MAGAZINE INTRODUCED THE 400 wealthiest Americans in 2012 last week (“The Forbes 400”), it answered an age-old question posed famously by two towering 20th century American writers, Ernest Hemingway and F. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Does the Federal Reserve print money?

There are plenty of economic issues about which people can agree to disagree — taxation, the accuracy of the CPI as a measure of inflation, stock market valuation, the true level of employment, etc. More...

Hodges awarded Military Friendly Schools title

Victory Media, a media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has named Hodges University to the Military Friendly Schools list for 2013.  More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting

This direct gulf access home is great for a large family that likes to entertain. It has five bedrooms, four baths and more than 3,300 square feet of living area. The guest suite has a separate entrance. More...

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand introduces luxury website for waterfront market

Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates have launched a waterfront specialty market website, the second in a planned series of branded websites for specialty markets.  More...

Summer renovations nearly complete at Bonita Bay Club

Two major capital projects and other work totaling nearly $2 million were started this summer at Bonita Bay Club.  More...