October 1, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Buddy Holly comes to Broadway Palm

THE ACTORS STARRING IN A jukebox musical about the foreshortened but legendary life of Buddy Holly convened in a studio in Fort Myers on a warm rainy afternoon in late September. More...

Meet Highwaymen artist Al Black at live painting demonstration

Al Black, an original Highwaymen artist, will give a live painting demonstration, talk about his inspirational life and offer a question-and-answer session with attendees from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 4. More...

Reunited … and it feels so good

THE DIVA DIARIES

I used to think high-school reunions happened mostly in the summer, but it seems like they’re popping up left and right, regardless of the season — probably because the handy dandy World Wide Web is making it so much easier for us to trac More...

Cuba: A photographer’s paradise

Editor’s note: Photographers Peggy Farren and Joe Fitzpatrick were among a small group that traveled to Cuba recently for a week-long tour on a People-to-People visa. More...

Business News

Marketing Religion

Churches find clever ways to attract the faithful

FOR MANY, MARKETING RELIGION IS AN imperative, not merely a job like the jobs of marketers who sell cars or real estate or alcoholic spirits, for example — and that appears to be true across a variety of faiths and cultures.  More...

Get ready for a spike in the state’s population

MONEY & INVESTING

The demographics of a state and county can make a big difference in local business success and local real estate investing. The demographics of Florida are terrific, and so the future of Florida appears to be incredibly bright. More...

Florida SouthWestern State College to host job fair

Career Services at Florida South- Western State College will host a Job Fair from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, in building U, room 102 on the Thomas Edison Campus in Fort Myers. More...

Real Estate News

Navona at Miromar Lakes features three models

Three new single-family villa homes are under construction in Navona and Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club and available now for purchase with movein dates in 2015. More...

House Hunting:

14135 Hickory Marsh Lane, Olde Hickory Golf & Country Club, Fort Myers

This immaculately maintained twobedroom, two-full bath Villas II condo features a spacious den with pocket doors. A huge great room heads to an enclosed lanai and large screened patio that overlook golf, water and lush landscaping. More...