December 16, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATIONS

A list of all the parties at all of the places you need to check out this New Year’s Eve in SWFL

Downtown River District and Fort Myers   More...

Rebelution’s do-it-yourself road to success makes a SWFL stop

Eric Rachmany, singer/guitarist of the reggae-rooted group Rebelution, is hardly an old man. Yet, he’s been around long enough to recognize that Rebelution’s approach to music may make him feel a bit dated. More...

Headed to a holiday party? Don’t forget your phone

THE DIVA DIARIES

I am NOT addicted to my iPhone.  I swear.  More...

High quality hoops players descend on Bishop Verot one last time

Maybe serendipity played a part in the Culligan City of Palms Classic blossoming from a small-town high school basketball tournament into a premier one-of-a-kind tournament.  “It’s unlikely we could repeat it if we started over tomor More...

Santa’s precursor fires collector’s imaginations

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

“Belsnickle” is a German name said by some to be taken from the words “belzen,” meaning “to wallop,” and “Nickel,” a form of the name Nikolas. More...

Business News

Damage control

Taking a look at how local PR pros view Volkswagen’s crisis

IF THE PROS HAD BEEN GRADING THEM BASED on a common core of public relations wisdom, Matthias Mueller, the German chief of Volkswagen, and Hans Dieter Poetsch, chairman of the supervisory board of the company which includes Audi and Porsche among its More...

We keep getting fooled again and again

MONEY & INVESTING

It is truly amazing what the human mind has created over the past few decades. The Internet. Cures for devastating diseases. Nuclear power. I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter. More...

Real Estate News

Ave Maria sets record pace for home sales

New homes from high $100s to over $500s

Home sales are sky rocketing. More...

House Hunting:

723 SW 53rd Terrace, Cape Coral

This is one of only a few Key Weststyle homes built in the area and located on the premier Eight Lakes in Cape Coral. This boater’s dream home comes with two covered boat lifts. More...

House Hunting:

15939 Roseto Way

Harwick Homes won the lottery and had first choice of estate lots in Mediterra to build this 6,600-square-foot former model that is now available for purchase. More...