November 25, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

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Kathleen Madigan looks straight ahead with her comedy

WHEN IT COMES TO STAND-UP COMICS, Kathleen Madigan is a superhero.  Disguised in casual clothes — typically jeans and a short leather jacket — her superpower is opening her mouth and totally disarming her listeners with observations More...

Christmas Carol Sing marks 25th year of feeding the hungry with song

Celebrate the holidays and help feed the hungry by singing at the 25th annual Christmas Carol Sing sponsored by the Galloway Family of Dealerships. More...

Here’s to ringing out 2015 — while there’s still some of it left

THE DIVA DIARIES

Wait? What?  It’s Thanksgiving?  Well, fine then — let’s just go ahead and call it New Year’s Eve. We’ll get some noisemakers, party hats and bubbly and ring in 2016. We may as well. More...

Nations Association is raising money for a new youth center in Tice

Rev. Israel Suarez calls them “rock stars,” neighborhood kids from East Fort Myers in their teens who he says need a safe, nurturing place to play, to draw them away from trouble and incarceration. More...

May I have this dance?

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

The tango was introduced in Argentina about 1902, but didn’t become the latest dance craze until about 1916. It spread to Paris, the United States and Europe, and remained a favorite until the 1920s. More...

Business News

From battlefields to the business world

DVIC trains veterans for life after war

THIS STORY BEGINS WITH FOUR MEN AND women bearing two names: Trippe and Pender. More...

Obesity epidemic sparks investment recommendations

MONEY & INVESTING

Sometimes in life, you experience something profound in the most unlikely of places. Recently, for me, this occurred on the Carnival Sunshine cruise ship. More...

FineMark donates $250,000 to Habitat for Humanity

FineMark National Bank and Trust executives and staff presented Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties with a check for $250,000 to support the Heights Community Investment Project at the groundbreaking ceremony on Nov. 13.  More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

107 El Dorado Parkway W., Cape Coral

Boaters looking for a great location to park their vessels will appreciate this direct gulf-access home along the 200-foot-wide Bimini Canal. This rare, triple, cul-de-sac lot has 110 feet of waterfront and is 155 feet deep. More...

Live large in a spectacular Windy City penthouse

Chicago has some of the best visual architecture in the world, from Frank Lloyd Wright homes to high-rise penthouses with views of the city and Lake Michigan. More...

House Hunting:

27693 Bay Point Lane, Bonita Springs

Signature Florida sunsets abound from this magnificent gulf-access, four-story, four-bedroom estate of almost 6,000 square feet. More...