July 16, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

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PUNK CORAL

Nice Guys Pizza brings a post-punk scene to Cape Coral

CAPE CORAL’S NEVER HAD A REPUTATION FOR being hip.  In fact, life there can be so uneventful that the locals call it Cape Coma.  But two people are creating a small oasis of cool for those who don’t consider 10 p.m. More...

Artists called to submit to local exhibits and festivals

Organizations throughout Southwest Florida offer artists opportunities to showcase their work and be rewarded for their excellence. The following exhibitions are seeking work in a variety of media. ¦ ArtFest Fort Myers More...

Theme park memories burned into my mind

THE DIVA DIARIES

As a relatively wee diva of 10, my dear parents took moi to Disney World. Hailing from Ohio, there were things we apparently didn’t understand. More...

Casting off from SWFL fishing piers

An ambitious thundercloud off to the south was patiently sneaking up on people fishing off the Fort Myers Beach pier. More...

Business News

The Arts mean business

New study shows widespread impact of creative professions

FOR THOSE WHO THINK THE ARTS ARE JUST fluff or frills and have no part in the serious world of business, those working in the arts have a message for you: You’re wrong.  There are a new set of facts and figures to back them up.  More...

Twenty ways to get and keep motivated

No matter what you do for a living, the key to success is motivating yourself, each and every day. Most people know that. More...

Florida’s sales and use tax topic of workshop

The FSBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University will host a workshop to assist participants understand Florida’s sales and use tax on from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, July 16, at the Cape Coral office, 1020 Cultural Park Blvd., Unit 3.  More...

Real Estate News

What $220,000 will buy in SWFL

4134 Ogden St., Ave Maria This four-bedroom, two-bath home has new carpeting and is freshly painted. The contemporary design with an open floor plan covering 1,760 square feet is ideal for a family. More...

Luxury penthouse model opens in Cielo at The Colony Golf & Bay Club

The first model home is now open in Cielo, WCI Communities’ newest neighborhood of luxury penthouse-inspired condominium residences at The Colony Golf & Bay Club in Bonita Springs.  More...

ULI Young Leaders to host sunset networking cruise

The Urban Land Institute’s Young Leaders group is hosting ULI happy hour at sea with a sunset cruise featuring food and beverages starting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 24. More...