April 8, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

The Diary of Anne Frank

Lab Theater produces a classic about the Holocaust

“In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.”  — Anne Frank   DIRECTOR ANNETTE TROSSBACH AND HER cast just can’t get through a rehearsal of “The Diary of Anne Frank” with More...

BBQ, Bands and Brew brings finger-lickin’ fun to Alliance

The Lee Building Industry Association is hosting the sixth annual BBQ , Bands and Brew presented by All Star Equipment Rentals and Sales to benefit its nonprofit charitable arm Builders Care from 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. More...

Bound for The Masters, packing a par for fashion

THE DIVA DIARIES

Having attended social events on the regular for the better part of the past 15 years, I’ve gotten pretty adept at knowing what to wear to various functions, and I usually do a fairly decent job at interpreting what to wear for others. More...

Where talking about death is the norm, not taboo

Death may not be proud, but it makes for great conversation, especially over tea and cake.  More...

Mind the difference between ‘clockwork’ and ‘windup’ toys

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Tin toys, especially those that picture everyday life, are popular with today’s collectors. Political, social, women’s work, and other themes inspired toy makers. More...

Business News

The view from the roof

Long days under the hot sun pay off in SWFL

It's really no problem finding work as a roofer these days. Not if you can do it with and emphasis on "if." More...

Simple takeaways for a happy financial life

MONEY & INVESTING

An ongoing, repetitive theme of this column has been to right order your financial priorities. Most people worry about investment portfolio and disregard several much more important financial decisions.  More...

Real Estate News

What $200,000 will buy in Southwest Florida

1069 Fergus Lane, Punta Gorda   This four-bedroom, two-bath home is in a quiet Deep Creek neighborhood.  More...

Estero insurance agent joins Tallahassee delegation

Allstate agency owner Jeff East of East and Greenwell Insurance in Estero traveled to Tallahassee recently as part of Allstate’s Agency Day at the capital to talk with lawmakers about issues affecting the insurance industry and consumers.  More...

Clive Daniel Home hosts Realtor event April 15

Clive Daniel Home, a top home-furnishings retailer, will host its annual Realtor Appreciation Celebration at its Naples showroom from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 15.  More...