June 17, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

From Stage to Screen

You’re sitting in your family room, watching “Graceland” on cable TV.  On the screen, FBI agent Rick Cranston is seated at a conference table, being especially hostile and argumentative. More...

‘Law & Order’: An actor’s best friend

“I happen to be quite possibly the worst lawyer in the history of television, because I always lose,” says J. More...

Pet photo contest returns

You love animals, and your pet just happens to be the cutest of them all, right? Florida Weekly wants to see photos of your pride and joy, and we’re giving away prizes to the best ones. More...

In search of the elusive bay scallop

Join Florida Sea Grant, UF/IFAS Lee County Extension and the Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation by participating in the 2015 Pine Island Sound Scallop Search, a resource-monitoring program in which volunteers snorkel, looking for scallops in sel More...

Business News

RENT RISING

Big increases in monthly payments have hit some tenants hard

In a tight Southwest Florida rental market, landlords have raised rents sharply, shocking even some loyal tenants, and making the idea of buying a home look more attractive.  More...

Sometimes, it’s better to do it yourself

MONEY & INVESTING

I feel very fortunate to be married to my amazing wife, Robin, especially as I know that there are little things about me that tend to annoy her. More...

SRMA presents ‘Manufacturing Your Marketing Success’

The Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association invites manufacturers and business professionals to attend a dinner meeting featuring the presentation “Manufacturing Your Marketing Success — Digital Marketing Strategies that Work” More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

28552 San Amaro Drive, Bonita Springs

This beautiful Toll Brothers home in Cordova at Spanish Wells was finished in November 2014 and has never been occupied.  More...

UF quarterly market survey reflects continued optimism in the industry

Optimism in the Florida real estate market remains strong among those in the business, according to the Survey of Emerging Market Conditions, conducted quarterly by the Kelley A. More...

Lennar inventory dwindling at two communities in Fiddler’s Creek

Lennar Homes is in the final phase of sales in the villages of Sonoma and Runaway Bay within the master-planned community of Fiddler’s Creek.  More...