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Arts & Entertainment News

Giving Props to Props

ALL PROPS ARE NOT CREATED EQUAL. When actors reach for a prop, the want it - no - they need it to be there. If a book is missing from a bookcase, or a dish from a stack in the kitchen, no one's really going to notice, unless if affects a scene. More...

Southwest Florida Symphony’s performance celebrates brotherhood

REVIEW

* This review was inadvertently cut short in last week’s edition. We’re re- running it in its entirety. We regret the error.   More...

All is not shipshape in this seaborne mystery

FLORIDA WRITERS

The fifth in Arleen Alleman’s series of cruise adventure novels mixes the excitement of new vistas, in this case Australia, with murder mystery suspense. More...

Summer slow-down not so slow for businesses anymore

From a patron’s perspective, perhaps, there is some relief that the traditional summer alchemy still exists — the alchemy created by departing snowbirds, dwindling out-of-state tourists and therefore sharply declining prices at hotels, re More...

Business News

South Florida lumber companies looking solid

Take all the wood to build the frames of all the homes permitted in the past 12 months in Lee, Charlotte, Collier and Palm Beach counties — the places where Florida Weekly is distributed. More...

Image Yacht Charters welcomed to chamber

The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting to welcome Image Yacht Charters as a new member. The event was hosted at ‘Tween Waters Marina.  More...

Chamber hosts ribbon cutting to welcome Guardian Ad Litem Foundation

The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting to welcome the Guardian Ad Litem Foundation as a new member. The event was hosted at SS Hookers restaurant on Punta Rassa.  More...

Real Estate News

Four London Bay homes totaling $6.1 million sell in 45 days in Miromar Lakes

London Bay Homes sold four new single-family villa homes totaling $6.1 million in 45 days in the Portofino neighborhood at Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club. The sales included two models and two new-construction homes.  More...

House Hunting:

2011 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., #21, Carriage Club in The Moorings

Enjoy tropical views of the Gulf of Mexico, beach and stunning sunsets from this two-bedroom corner residence in Carriage Club in The Moorings. More...

Home construction surge helps Aubuchon Team

The Aubuchon Team of Companies is experiencing a resurgence in new construction with 31 current and upcoming home builds across SWFL. More...