July 3, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Shrek - seriously

Musical playing at Broadway Palm has messages about diversity and acceptance

YOU COULDN’T ASK FOR A MORE DIVERSE CAST.  Typically, choruses in musicals all dress the same and look the same, says director Paul Bernier.  “And that’s what I like about this cast: We have every shape and size in the en More...

Attorneys show off their artistic sides at The Davis

Eight Lee County Bar Association attorneys will be featured artists at the newly renovated Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center throughout July. The “Raising the Bar” exhibit kicks off from 6 - 10 p.m. Friday, July 5, during Art Walk. More...

Shmoon sought by fans of obscure comic character

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Remember the Shmoo? It started one of the biggest assortment of collectibles in the 20th century. The animal was first seen in a “L’il Abner” comic strip in August 1946, and it became a sensation. More...

Activists work to curb candy-flavored tobacco use

Adults may never have heard of candyflavored tobacco products, but their kids or grandkids have.  “They’re kind of invisible except to kids,” said Dr. More...

Business News

Kick Started

Crowd funding supports local projects, often personal ones

CREATORS OF THINGS, MEET THE GENERAL public. The public has money and it’s willing to pledge it toward projects it believes in. More...

Finding and caring for safe assets

MONEY & INVESTING

Most investors do not think about the safety of their portfolio assets when the equity/bond markets are stable or rising. More...

Bonita Young Professionals have open reception July 31

The Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals will host a Meet and Greet Reception on July 31 at The Club at Grandezza to welcome young professionals in Lee and Collier counties interested in networking, professional development and More...

Real Estate News

New design available for quick turn at Bonita Lakes

Toll Brothers is offering a new quick delivery home — the Athena design — at Bonita Lakes, a new community of single-family homes on Imperial Parkway in Bonita Springs.  More...

House Hunting:

12139 Toscana Way, No. 203, Bonita Springs

This fully upgraded carriage home is located in Toscana II at Vasari. The second-floor end unit with beautiful lake and golf course views offers 2,410 square feet of living space. It has three bedrooms, a den and two bathrooms. More...

REAL ESTATE BRIEFS

Foreign buyers continue to find U.S. profitable   More...