December 25, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Escape to the movies this season

ONE OF THE GREAT THINGS ABOUT THE HOLIday season is spending time with family and enjoying the spirit of giving and togetherness the time of year brings. More...

Maestro candidate Figueroa will conduct, play violin

The Southwest Florida Symphony welcomes the next of its five conductor candidates to lead the symphony in performances of Rachmaninoff Symphony No. More...

Brad and the bunch prove 50 should be no barrier

THE DIVA DIARIES

Brad Pitt turning 50 last week is having more of an effect on me than I imagined it would. More...

Films offer rare glimpses of teenage life in the 1930s

In his day, Billy Nalle was one of the best-known Lee County residents of the 20th century, a successful musician and composer.  But it was a hobby he developed as a Fort Myers High School student in the 1930s and refined in the 1940s that reson More...

Business News

THE YEAR IN BUSINESS

Relocations, redactions, renovations and other events that shaped 2013’s business climate

Hertz Corp. will likely be etched in the annals of history as the hero of Southwest Florida’s business environment in 2013. More...

Government puts a damper on the Christmas spirit

MONEY & INVESTING

There are two times of the year when this column becomes more personal: Christmas and Valentine’s Day. Christmas engenders thoughts of giving to those we love. More...

New burger chain coming to Gulf Coast Town Center

Burger 21, a new better burger franchise founded by the owners of The Melting Pot Restaurants, has announced the grand opening of its first restaurant in the Southwest Florida market, located in the Gulf Coast Town Center at 9902 Gulf Coast Main Stre More...

Real Estate News

Barrier system protects London Bay Homes from mold-spawning moisture

London Bay Homes’ Capriano, a fourbedroom villa model in the Lucarno neighborhood at Mediterra, exemplifies the ultimate in maintenance-free living. More...

Lee County’s median price jumps 21.4 percent in November

The overall median price of singlefamily homes in November is $170,000, a 21.4 percent increase compared to the November 2012 median price of $140,000, reports the Realtor Association of Greater Fort Myers and the Beach. More...