August 7, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Porch Dogs

Memphis photographer Nell Dickerson captures the essence of canines, porches and the South

SITTING ON A FRONT PORCH IS AS SOUTHERN AS sipping iced tea or eating sweet potato pie.  But while air conditioning has lured most people inside, dogs carry on the tradition, says Memphis photographer Nell Dickerson.  They lounge in the sun More...

How to shoot your dog

Photographing a dog is easy. All you need is patience and the willingness to enter their world, says photographer Nell Dickerson. She shares three tips to shooting good pictures of dogs. First of all, always get down on the dog’s level. More...

Get to the keyboard: Florida Weekly’s Writing Challenge returns

“Writing is easy. More...

Name change considered for Edison State

No new name is officially on the radar for Edison State College, which is considering changing its name.  Not likely Mina State College, which would pay homage to Thomas Edison’s widow, Mina.  Not Tesla State College, which would be a More...

Business News

Competing for business at the Car wash

Driving west on Pine Island Road, you see the sign — a dog in a tub soaking in a bubble bath. The caricatured pooch rests in a clawfoot tub, no less. More...

Money beliefs rooted in childhood experiences

MONEY & INVESTING

Positive behaviors dealing with money are a critical element in forming healthy relationships with our spouses, loved ones, children and even the relationship with ourselves.  More...

Woolybooger gets West Marine distribution

Fort Myers-based Woolybooger Lures’ big-game fishing lures are now available for sale at most West Marine boating supply retail stores in Florida, including Southwest Florida’s flagship location in Fort Myers. More...

Real Estate News

What $850,000 will buy in SWFL

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Wyndham selects Lubner Group for New Jupiter hotel interiors

A new Wyndham Grand Hotel has selected Lubner Group, the hospitality division of furnishings retailer Clive Daniel Home to provide furnishings for its Jupiter, Fla., location, expected to become a focal point of Harbourside Place, a 300,000-squarefoo More...

House Hunting:

1889 4th St. S., Aqualane Shores

Nestled in a desirable location in Aqualane Shores overlooking a wide waterway, this courtyard home displays its many charms from the moment you pass through the antique wood doors from exotic Goa. More...