August 21, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Clearly abstract

See how you feel about August exhibit at Bonita art center

PEOPLE GET WEIRD ABOUT abstract art. It makes some feel ill at ease; because they think all art should be representational, they keep trying to see figures or landscapes in the work.  More...

Artis—Naples launches Live & Local music series

Drawing on great local talent and bands from throughout the region, Artis—Naples will present the Live & Local concert series, designed to attract new and younger audiences to the center. More...

‘Uncommon Youth: The Gilded Life & Tragic Times of J. Paul Getty III’

BEACH READING

By Charles Fox (St. Martin’s Press, $25.99)   More...

More than a quarter of us speak something other than English

Albert DeBono studied Latin in his Catholic school-going youth, he notes dryly — and a whole lot of help that’s been. More...

Business News

Sales up, improving

Florida merchants ring up a sales increase

We’re dressing up, dining out, and getting out on the water more often than last year.  Restaurants, clothing stores and boat dealerships helped drive a 5.9 percent increase in sales statewide during the months of April through June.  More...

All-cash real estate deals portend bad news for the long-term

MONEY & INVESTING

Trends in real estate are important to the entirety of the U.S. More...

Banking expert, Sen. Richter to address MicroEnterprise grads

Sen. Garrett Richter, president of the Florida Senate and president and director of First National Bank of the Gulf Coast, will be the guest speaker at Central Bank’s Goodwill SWFL MicroEnterprise Institute class graduation. More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting

23540 Via Veneto Blvd., Unit 1802, Bonita Springs

This condo is located in Navona at the Colony Golf and Bay Club, where residents are treated to high-rise living and exquisite amenities. More...

Magnolia Landing features affordable golf course living

D.R. Horton’s Southwest Florida Division has opened the community of Magnolia Landing. These townhomes and single-family homes offer between 1,342 – 2,583 square feet of living space. More...