April 2, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Loving the Misery

Broadway Palm takes a chance with atypical dinner theater fare

A MUSICAL WITH ALMOST no dialogue, set in 19th century France and based on a novel loosely translated as “The Miserable” that features a bitter ex-convict, a dying prostitute, the French Revolution and a cholera epidemic doesn’t see More...

The 16th annual Sarasota Film Festival opens April 4

THE 16TH ANNUAL SARASOTA FILM Festival brings more than 250 independent films, documentaries and shorts to the city to our north April 4-13. More...

‘The Book of Mormon’ national tour booked at Naples, Fort Myers venues

The national tour of “The Book of Mormon,” winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, will play limited engagements at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall in Fort Myers and then at Artis—Naples in January .  More...

Born into a digital age, Florida Weekly embraces new formats

When Florida Weekly appeared in 2007, mobile computing had practically just begun. That same year, Apple’s transformative iPhone appeared, and it would be another three years before the company also popularized tablet computers.  More...

Looking to buy or renovate — here’s some advice from the experts

Florida Weekly asked each of the following experts to offer some advice about buying or renovating a home. Here’s what they said.  Parker Borelli, Naples:   More...

Business News

Tanning under fire

Legislative measures could dim the future of UV beds

JULIA KENTY WANTED TO PROVIDE A HEALTHY alternative to sun tanning and tanning beds. She wanted to help people nourish their skin, hydrate their skin, not damage their skin. More...

HSA tax savings strategies may help you save before April 15

MONEY & INVESTING

In an ideal world, everyone has perfectly planned their tax positions before the year has closed. For example, taxpayers would have employed tax-minimizing strategies for 2013 during 2013. More...

Manufacturers Association seeks outstanding employee nominations

The Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association has extended the nomination deadline for its Manufacturing Employee of the Year award to Friday, April 4. More...

Real Estate News

What $360,000 will buy in SWFL

5015 SW 26TH AVE., CAPE CORAL This three-bedroom, two-bath home in the southwest section of the Cape is in a quiet neighborhood and features an enclosed patio and pool deck area with bath that’ More...

House Hunting:

4801 Bonita Bay Blvd., Unit 603, Bonita Springs

This condo in the Estancia high-rise of the Bonita Bay community offers breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico, bay and preserve area.  More...

Hampton Village at Ave Maria to host grand opening

Pulte Homes will showcase two new professionally decorated model homes and five new floor plans at a grand opening event on from 1 - 3 p.m. More...