December 12, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

AIRPLANE READING

Books provide glimpses into the world of airports

CHANCES know will be in an airport this month.  You might have to pick up family or friends coming for a visit, or your college kids returning home for winter break.  Maybe you’re traveling north to visit family for the holidays, choo More...

Catch South Florida actor in touring show

Stephen Anthony recently graduated from Florida State University, and he’s already engaging in a life of crime.  Well, at least onstage.  Mr. More...

BEACH READING

‘The Wild West in England’  ‘Buffalo Bill From Prairie to Palace’   More...

Seeking salvation, lung transplant patient finds inspiration

On the eve of her surgery, Melody Lynn took a shower. This was uncanny. She never showered at night. Such a chore exhausted her. More...

Business News

Tourism breaks records

Visitors come back in greater numbers

After selling his upscale retail clothing business in northern Sweden, near the Arctic Circle, Pelle Holmqvist is taking a big chunk of time off from “the rat race in Europe.” He escaped two feet of snow to arrive on these sunny shores a More...

MONEY & INVESTING

End of year deadlines for the wealthy and small business owners

When the big ball drops in Times Square at midnight on Dec. 31, the new year will have begun but it also marks a closed door for a variety of tax planning options.  More...

Congress Jewelers expands at Periwinkle Place

Congress Jewelers has opened Sealife by Congress, a boutique devoted to a jewelry collection that is the foundation of the family-owned business. The store is located in Periwinkle Place, next to the original Chico’s.  More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

10321 Via Anacapri Court Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club

Luxury abounds in every detail of this grand estate home in the Anacapri neighborhood at Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club. More...

Sabal Springs Clubhouse, restaurant, now opens

Southwest Florida home furnishings retailer Clive Daniel Home and its hospitality design division have refurbished the Sabal Springs Golf & Racquet Club in North Fort Myers.  More...

Eagle Cam offers up-close look at nesting pair

Southwest Florida business Dick Pritchett Real Estate has launched the Southwest Florida “Eagle Cam,” allowing eyes around the world the opportunity to view a pair of bald eagles living in Southwest Florida through the lens of a streaming More...