September 4, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

It's Whitney

Pop charts songstress returns to Sanibel roots

WHITNEY WOLANIN APPEARED LIKE A goddess in the cozy surroundings of The Sanibel Community House. Tall, blonde and statuesque, she scanned the tiny stage in front of her.  More...

Sunday afternoon bluegrass and acoustic music series returns

The Acoustic Music Society of Southwest Florida presents three hours of live music on the theater stage at the Alliance for the Arts from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8. More...

‘Afterlife: Uncovering the Secrets of Life After Death’

BEACH READING

By Barry Eaton (Tarcher/Penguin, $15.95 softbound)   There will be no middle ground with this book. You will either believe it, or not.  More...

WWII warriors make pilgrimage of remembrance

Dominick Gumina will be filled with anticipation as AirTran Airways Flight 1951 takes to the sky from Southwest Florida International Airport this week.  More...

Business News

Getting hired

THE JOB MARKET IN SOUTHWEST FLORida is heating up, but after a bruising economic recession employers are as choosy as ever when it comes to sifting through applications and gauging personal qualities in face-to-face interviews. More...

Alternative asset classes worth a look for big-money investors

MONEY & INVESTING

Most investors are familiar with four types of investments: stocks, bonds, real estate and cash/money market. These four investment asset classes are called the “traditional” asset classes.  More...

Free seminar to help women launch businesses

Dress for Success SW Florida’s Entrepreneurial Spirit Program, or E$P, is holding a seminar at the Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower Shops from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, for women who would like to start their own businesses. More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

11370 Longwater Chase Court | Gulf Harbour, Fort Myers

Reaching onto the Caloosahatchee River with direct gulf access, this premier estate home is set on two waterfront estate lots. Unique features encompass the 25,000-plus total square footage of the home.  More...

House Hunting:

23540 Via Veneto Blvd., Unit 1802 Bonita Springs

In Navona at the Colony Golf and Bay Club, this 18th-floor unit offers views of gulf waters, Estero Bay and the community’s golf course. The residence has three bedrooms, three baths, a great room and private elevator foyer. More...

D.R. Horton coach homes come to Whiskey Creek

D.R. Horton’s Southwest Florida Division has opened a new coach home neighborhood community, The Oaks at Whiskey Creek. More...