December 12, 2012 RSS feed / 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...

Networking event set

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce invites members and future members to its last Business Before Breakfast of the year. The business card exchange event will take place from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 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...

John Michaels Diamond and Jewelry opens

John Michaels Fine Jewelry is now called John Michaels Diamond and Jewelry Studio. The Cape Coral jewelry store, established in 1986, opened its new location Nov. 24.  More...