December 18, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

NYE 2014

Start the New Year with something artsy   Whether you’re dressing to the nines in a tuxedo or evening gown or slipping into your favorite pair of jeans, there’s an arts event that will welcome you to ring in the New Year.  From More...

New Year’s Eve celebrations are all over town

Downtown Fort Myers, The River District   More...

Artists announced for ArtFest Fort Myers

ArtFest Fort Myers has selected more than 200 artists for the fine art festival taking place Friday through Sunday, Jan. 31, and Feb. 1-2. More...

Downtown library finds a spacious new home

Hours after the newlyy built library opened downtown,wn, people had found quietet places to read in the building’s many nooks: under clear winter light streaming in through walls of protective windows, ncondg or on a shaded secondfloor patio ov More...

Business News

Cyber awesome

Small businesses benefiting from online shopping shift

IT’S ONE OF THOSE BELL-RINGING MARKETING terms instantly definable, at least in the context of the season: “Cyber Monday.”  More...

Commodities futures explained

MONEY & INVESTING

There is much confusion about the various types of commodities related investment vehicles. More...

Make it your job to enjoy the holidays without work worries

Picture it: Three days before Christmas and you’ve still got to bake your greatgrandma’s cookies, do some 11th-hour shopping, scrub the house, pick up relatives from the airport, and — oh, yes — finish up that year-end marketi More...

Real Estate News

Still a work in progress, Villa Palmeras community attracting residents

Neal Communities has sold 41 homes at Villa Palmeras in Estero since the community opened in June. The gated community just south of Corkscrew Road on Three Oaks Parkway offers paired villa homes with prices from the low to high $200s. More...

House Hunting:

285 Grande Way, #1004, Grande Excelsior at the Dunes, Naples

ON THE 10TH FLOOR OF THE GRANDE EXCELSIOR AT THE DUNES, THIS 3,400-SQUAREfoot residence has a private elevator and unimpeded views of Turkey Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. More...

Real estate outlook conference set for Jan. 29 in Fort Myers

Registration is open for the 14th annual Southwest Florida Real Estate Outlook Conference set for 7:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Jan. 29, at Harborside Event Center in downtown Fort Myers.  More...