January 22, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

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Bob Rauschenberg Gallery reopens with Yoko Ono’s conceptual art

YOKO ONO BELIEVES IN THE POWER of ideas.  “An idea is so important, and then sharing is so important,” she says. “So many people sharing one idea and doing it together is incredible. More...

In the bag with Yoko

Yoko Ono is known for her performance art.  She and husband John Lennon famously held weeklong bed-ins for peace, one in Montreal and one in Amsterdam, to protest the Vietnam War.  But even before that, the avant-garde artist was doing perf More...

‘Musical Evening’ celebrates Gale Bennett exhibit

Cello Bennett will present “A Musical Evening with Cello & Friends,” a relaxed musical event featuring solos and ensembles from opera, musical and folk music performed at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. More...

Senior arcade owners cautiously reopen their doors

Last spring, legislators moved to shut down Internet cafes and senior arcades with haste. Within three months, a niche industry that bloomed in recent years by catering mostly to seniors disappeared.  More...

Business News

STILL UNDERWATER

Following the housing crisis, SWFL still has an abundance of homes in foreclosure

HOME FORECLOSURE CASES IN SOUTHWEST Florida have taken a roller coaster ride since the crisis hit the area full steam in 2009. In Charlotte and Collier counties, the track resembles the more gentle ups and downs toward the end of the ride. More...

Separating fact from fiction in ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’

MONEY & INVESTING

Periodically, this column reviews movies related to investing and trading. More...

Synergy’s Network’s data center goes solar

The Synergy Networks data center recently became powered by renewable solar power and will achieve an 80 percent reduction in electric costs. The photovoltaic panels will produce 50kw of power.  More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

4841 Conover Court, Palmetto Point

This $3.5 million, 6,674-square-foot home was designed and built by Flaherty & Flaherty Construction in 2007. More...

House Hunting:

1686 McGregor Reserve

This custom-built home includes five bedrooms, four baths, 2½ half baths, a massive bonus room and a loft area for a total of 4,500 square feet of living space. More...

ULI to present Emerging Trends in Real Estate

Urban Land Institute-Southwest Florida welcomes Dean Schwanke, senior vice president and executive director of the ULI Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate, as the keynote speaker for the 2014 ULI Emerging Trends in Real Estate Report.  More...