June 5, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

The fanciful art of Lawrence Voyteck

Souped-up Strats, streamlined cars and found objects

WEATHER VANES, USED BRUSHES WITH PAINT permanently crusted in the bristles, car fans, pieces of wood: what most people would instantly categorize as junk, Lawrence Voytek sees as something more. He sees their possibilities. More...

Youth Chorus set to perform at Alliance GreenMarket

Members of the Lee Community Youth Chorus will sing songs about patriotism, joy and ecology at the Alliance for the Arts GreenMarket at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 8. More...

BEACH READING

‘Homeward Bound’

Domesticity is having a cultural moment. More...

Immigration reform could boost real estate sales

Nobody said life was a rose garden, and nobody said immigration reform by the U.S. Congress couldn’t give well-off foreign home buyers a hand up in the fierce competition to get an American visa, either. More...

Business News

DRILLING FOR LOCAL OIL

Oil companies come back to Southwest Florida

A COMPANY FROM LOS ANGELES HAS INVESTED millions of dollars in Southwest Florida mineral wells in the last six years, leading the way in reviving a local oil industry that dates back to the 1940s.  After years of steady production that peaked in More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Insider trading is back in the limelight

Investors have a right to a level playing field in which they have confidence that: market prices are for real; that no one has unjust advantage; that proper disclosures are made timely; and that the game is not rigged… in addition to price tr More...

Goodwill MicroEnterprise graduates a step closer to success

Six aspiring entrepreneurs are now closer to success as small businesses owners after graduating from the Goodwill Southwest Florida MicroEnterprise Institute at a ceremony at Cape Coral’s Nicholas Annex on Thursday, May 23. More...

Real Estate News

Stonyhill estate single-family neighborhood sells out

Stonyhill, a neighborhood of culde sac streets and estate single-family homes by D.R. More...

Clive Daniel Home provides furnishings for Costa Rica condominiums

Lubner Group, the hospitality division of furnishings retailer Clive Daniel Home, has been awarded a contract to provide custom-designed furnishings for 60 one-, two-, and three-bedroom condominiums at the Pacifico Resort in Playas Del Coco in the Gu More...