October 10, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

THEATRICAL TRANSFORMATION

The Broadway Palm Theatre evolves over 20 years

THE BROADWAY PALM DINNER THEATRE Oh, the theater is still there, right where it’s always been, right smack dab in the middle of Fort Myers, nearly at the foot of the Midpoint Bridge.  And the lineup of shows is similar to the previous 19 s More...

Bluegrass series jams on with Sunday show at the Alliance

The Acoustic Music Society of Southwest Florida is bringing bluegrass music back to the Alliance for the Arts’ Foulds Theater from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. More...

BEACH READING

‘Giving Up The Ghost’

REVIEWED BY ROSE M. CROKE   There are many kinds of ghost stories. “Giving Up the Ghost” is one about second chances, the power of friendship and what it means to be haunted.  More...

Bike clinic helps the homeless get around

When Mike Holm thinks about what his bicycle means to him, he thinks of recreation, entertainment, therapy. More...

Business News

MONEY & INVESTING

Do I hear $3 million for a Chinese vase?

With the rapid expansion of the number of Chinese millionaires and billionaires, an entirely new alternative investment asset class began emerging by 2005. This asset class has grown to be valued at more than $1 billion as of 2011 year end.  More...

Real Estate News

What $550,000 will buy in SWFL

28671 PIENZA COURT, BONITA SPRINGS   This home has beautiful curb appeal and is in the Pienza subdivision of the deeded Vasari community.  Built in 2004, the residence has 2,544 square feet of living space, with three bedrooms, a den and tw More...

Taylor Morrison breaks ground on Phase III at Sandoval

The West Florida Division of Taylor Morrison recently broke ground on Phase III of Sandoval, the final 100 acres of the 524-acre gated community in Cape Coral.  Attending the groundbreaking with the Taylor Morrison team were Cape Coral Mayor Joh More...

The Kolter Group purchases Verandah from Bonita Bay Group

The Kolter Group, a West Palm Beach-based real estate investment company and homebuilder has completed its purchase of the Verandah community in Fort Myers, launched in 2003 by Bonita Bay Group.  The purchase includes Verandah Club and all unsol More...