October 14, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Creative organizing

The right (brain) way of putting things in order

When it comes to organization, one size doesn’t fit all.  That’s especially true if you’re an artist.  If you’ve ever read books about organizing and tried following them, only to grow frustrated, don’t worry. More...

Zombie horde to serve as backdrop for film contest

The Fort Myers Film Festival is teaming up with Zombicon for a 48-hour zombie film challenge.  Zombicon’s From Death ‘til Dawn Film Challenge is a chance for filmmakers to use the same location where George Romero’s 1985 cult c More...

Forget hayrides and pumpkin patches; it’s wedding season in Southwest Florida

THE DIVA DIARIES

Here in Southwest Florida it’s officially the season of love, champagne toasts, doing the Electric Slide and deciding between the steak or the snapper. More...

Snip snip for stray cats, then back to the neighborhood

Feline lives matter, including tens of thousands of feral cats that are estimated to roam free through Southwest Florida neighborhoods. More...

Business News

Cultivating a workforce

Program provides employee incentives, tuition assistance and better business

Nate Swan expects to hire 2,000 account executives during the next five years as sales of proprietary business technology research and advisory services continue to grow internationally at Gartner’s Fort Myers division.  More...

Figure out the right bank for you

MONEY & INVESTING

Living in Punta Gorda, I hear a lot of conversations that start with, “Remember the good old days when...” I don’t really understand those discussions. Was it better years ago without the Internet or iPhones? More...

Real Estate News

Twin Villa inventory complete at Esperanza in Paseo:

Free pool with each new home

Stock Development has completed construction on three new twin villa inventory homes, and has begun construction on the final four twin villas available in the Esperanza neighborhood at Paseo. More...

Community of the year 2015 Ave Maria earns top honor at CBIA Sand Dollar Awards

Ave Maria Named Community of the Year. Ave Maria was recently named Community of the Year 2015 in its category by the Collier Building Industry Association. Home sales are skyrocketing with over 230 sales so far this year. More...

Lindsford offers 19 home plans in central Fort Myers

From twin villas, to townhomes, to a large selection of single-family home plans, D.R. Horton’s Southwest Florida division has a home for various lifestyles at Lindsford, with prices starting at $171,990. More...