March 27, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Broadway Showstoppers

to gives its regards the Gulf Coast Symphony When Broadway, it’ll do so with help from a couple of professionals — Sarah Uriarte Berry and Gary Mauer, two singers to the Great White Way. More...

JetBlue Park set to host Fort Rock

The new Fort Rock music festival will take place Sunday, April 14, at JetBlue Park, the spring training home of the Boston Red Sox. Fort Rock is presented by 99X and will be Southwest Florida’s largest rock festival.  More...

BEACH READING

‘A Week in Winter’

Beloved Irish author Maeve Binchy finished the manuscript for “A Week in Winter” days before she died in July after a brief illness. Her final novel, published posthumously, shows Ms. Binchy at the top of her writing game. More...

Amid shortfalls, impact fees cut to spur home building

“Wasted effort,” Lee Commissioner Frank Mann calls it — the significant time he spent lobbying against the recent decision of his colleagues to suspend impact fees for two years. All but Mr. More...

Business News

Freshmaintenance

Companies use new technques to solve old problems

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA IS RIFE WITH COMpanies that offer home improvement services. You won’t have trouble finding one to cut the grass or change the bug screens on your porch. More...

Real Estate News

Milan and Areca cottages introduced in Pelican Preserve’s Materita neighborhood

WCI Communities’ two cottage home floor plans provide the perfect option for buyers who want to enjoy the amenities at Pelican Preserve without the worry of maintenance. More...

Low inventory leads to soaring home prices

The median price of homes sold in Lee County jumped from $125,000 to $153,890, a 23.1 percent increase from February 2012. More...

Minto debuts in Bonita Springs

Minto Communities introduced Bonita Isles — the company’s newest community — with a formal ribboncutting ceremony with Bonita Springs Mayor Ben Nelson, city officials, Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce officers and chamber amb More...