August 13, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Celebrity impersonators

Ever wonder what it must be like to be trapped in the body of a star?

WHAT DO YOU DO WHEN YOU LOOK IN THE MIRROR AND SEE THE FACE of someone famous? Some take advantage of this genetic fluke and pursue a career as a celebrity lookalike. More...

Real married couples star in new show at Theatre Conspiracy

Theatre Conspiracy presents “The Morning After the Night Before the Wedding” at the Foulds Theatre, Lee County Alliance for the Arts in Fort Myers. The show plays at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturdays, Aug. More...

Stressed out by looking back for #tbt material

THE DIVA DIARIES

As both a real life diva and a social media diva, I do my best to keep up — I really do. More...

A pickleball star in our midst… uh, what’s pickleball?

At 19, Kyle Yates has a lot going for him. The Cypress Lake High School alumnus is a biology major already in his junior year at the University of Florida. He works part-time for his stepfather, Larry Scott, at a veterinary clinic. More...

Business News

Selling Serenity

The wellness industry finds it's place in Southwest Florida

IT TOOK THE AMERICAN PUBLIC A WHILE to accept day spas, what with all that self-indulgent pampering, massaging and me-time. More...

Growing a relationship requires agreeing about money

MONEY & INVESTING

Money is often cited by relationship experts as the number one reason for relationship failure, specifically marital failure.  More...

Women’s Fund makes connection

The Women’s Fund of Southwest Florida has connected Debra Newman, owner of Photo Magic Events, with a $5,000, zero-percent interest loan for business development. More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

10154 Silver Maple Court; Botanica Lakes, Fort Myers

THIS FLOOR PLAN FEATURES SIX BEDrooms and five bathrooms in 3,500 square feet of living space. It sits on the corner of a cul-de-sac, providing privacy and quiet. More...

A young couple learns important financial lessons

The Close: An occasional series about the process of finding the right home

When Rachael Campogni, 25, was growing up in Cortland, Ohio, her mother always said — with a laugh, but some truth in it — that she should leave behind the cold and snow. Ms. More...

Sabal villa model opens at Cypress Bend in Shadow Wood Preserve

WCI Communities has completed its first model villa home at Cypress Bend in Shadow Wood Preserve. More...