September 23, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Alliance announces its Artists Studio Tour lineup

The Alliance for the Arts fifth annual Artists Studio Tour will give art lovers a chance to spend time with local artists in their studios and homes. More...

ChancesSecond

THE TOM PRATHer’s new musical is opening this weekend looked like a busy thrift shop donation area, with boxes of second-hand items being unpacked everywhere. Mr.  More...

FGCU Wind Orchestra to play Carnegie Hall

The Wind Orchestra of Florida Gulf Coast University’s Bower School of Music & the Arts has been invited to perform at New York’s renowned Carnegie Hall in November and has begun fundraising to help students pay for the once-in-a-lifet More...

Get dirty: it’s time to get your garden ready

Every so often you spot one: an opportunity so exceptional that it seems almost unreal.  More...

Some totally useless pieces of trivia, some with lots of numbers in them, which you might find amusing or mildly entertaining. Or might not.

¦ The theme music for the very British “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” is the very American composition “The Liberty Bell” by John Philip Sousa.   More...

Business News

The dog’s life

For local shops, canines mean business

Glance through their modeling portfolios and you’ll see the camera loves Sarge, Lexi and Tesla. Big eyes, expressive faces, a natural seated or lounging pose, often in the grass. The epitome of model perfection. More...

The more things change, the more the Fed stays the same

So I turned 40 this month and decided to celebrate at Disney World with my family. More...

Voice Over Mastery Summit set for the River District

Award-winning voice talent Randy Thomas will host the second annual Voice Over Mastery Summit event at the historic Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center in Fort Myers Friday through Sunday, Nov. 20-22. More...

Real Estate News

WCI Communities begins construction on Altaira

For the first time in almost 10 years, a residential tower is rising in Lee County: WCI has begun construction on Altaira, its 21-story tower at The Colony Golf & Bay Club in Bonita Springs.  More...

House Hunting:

20119 Seadale Court, Estero   Enjoy the tranquil setting of the golf and resort community of Grandezza with this four-bedroom, 2½-bath home featuring a resort-style pool and spa and a southern exposure, private view of a preserve.  More...