January 9, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

BEST BLUES UNDER THE SUN

Sunshine Blues Festival brings big names together

Ask blues singer/guitarist Susan Tedeschi about the Sunshine Blues Festival, and she immediately says, “It’s gonna be fun! It’s gonna be really good.”  That’s both a promise and declaration.  More...

Shell Point to host two SWFL Symphony concerts

Shell Point Retirement Community’s sixth annual Southwest Florida Symphony Concert Series continues with two more concerts by the Southwest Florida Symphony. More...

BEACH READING

‘Mary Pickford: Queen of the Movies’

Gladys Marie Smith was born in Toronto in 1892. Shortlyy after the death of herer father, she began appearing r- n as a child actor in More...

Alternative transportation takes shape in SWFL

A major road-widening project this year aimed at clearing congestion near U.S. 41 and County Road 951 in Collier County is just one example of how officials are catching up with population growth, and preparing for more.  More...

Business News

Latino influence

The Hispanic market continues steady growth

CIRO URQUIOLA after of the explosive Hispanic population growth in Southwest Florida. Now a marketing executive at Water One, Mr. Uriquiola worked at WWCL, a Fort Myers radio station, in the mid- 1990s . More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Asset class performance in 2012

At year-end, many investors like to review the past investment year to see how the various asset classes performed. More...

BRIEFS

Chamber hosts Business Before Business   The Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce will host its Business Before Business - Mini Trade Show from 8-9:15 a.m. Thursday, Jan. More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

3705 Bay Creek Drive | Pelican Landing

Mediterranean old world charm combines with modern luxury and feng-shui principles in this custom-designed estate home. More...

Expo aims at creating exceptional outdoor spaces

Learn about the latest in outdoor furniture and fabrics, lighting, rugs, outdoor kitchens, fire pits and more at Miromar Design Center’s Outdoor Living Expo beginning Wednesday, Jan. 16. More...

New senior community reaches milestone

One wing of the residential building at Discovery Village at The Forum in Fort Myers has been “topped out,” marking a major milestone in the construction process of the senior-living community and wellness center located at 2619 Forum Blv More...