August 6, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Shot in the U.S.A.

Naples Art Association contest draws photographs from around the country

PHOTOGRAPHY HAS INCREASINGLY BECOME A PURSUIT FOR the masses, thanks to the proliferation of cameras, whether it’s snapshots from ever-present cell phones or from a pocket-sized point-and-shoot.  More...

Florida Weekly Writing Challenge returns, seeking your glorious works of fiction

“Take away the art of writing from this world, and you will probably take away its glory.” — Francois René de Chateaubriand More...

Dancing like nobody’s watching

THE DIVA DIARIES

As I pen this missive, dear readers, I am laid up in a very comfy king-sized bed at the PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens.  More...

Living the seafarer’s life at the Fort Myers Yacht Basin

“I was sitting there one day and the wife looked at me and said, “Let’s sell the house and buy a boat.” One month later we were doing it,” says Walter Ward, a U.S. More...

Business News

IT’S AN RV THING

Industry is on the road to exceeding expectations this year

YOU’LL SOON START TO SEE THEM ON A HIGHWAY NEAR YOU: Those lumbering vacation homes on wheels headed south for the winter. More...

Is the Fed creating the next financial meltdown?

MONEY & INVESTING

Janet Yellen’s most recent visit before Congress two weeks ago made headlines. As the chairwoman of the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank, she is held accountable for the Fed’s actions. More...

Florida’s consumer confidence hits new post-recession high

Consumer confidence among Floridians rose two points in July to 84, hitting another post-recession high for a second consecutive month, according to a new University of Florida survey.  More...

Real Estate News

What $1.8 million will buy in Southwest Florida

  134 Useppa Island NAMED “SERENE MERMAID,” THIS USEPPA ISLAND PROPERTY reminds one of an island getaway in the French West Indies. More...

RE/MAX real estate office grand opening in downtown Fort Myers

Tanya Phillips and Kynse Agles More...

House Hunting:

4919 SW 20th Place, Cape Coral

This beautiful gulf-access pool home has one of the best intersecting canal views on the market and is a short-distance to Cape Harbour. More...