January 11, 2017 RSS feed / Business News

Face time

Despite booming growth in the technology of social media, networking experts say the road to success is through actually meeting people.

Sorry to say it, millennials and you other tech addicts, but at some point you’re going to have to stow away the smartphone and brave the world, meet people, shake a few hands and talk about, well, your business and how you can help a potential More...

Florida Lottery hits record $6.2 billion in 2016 sales

The Florida Lottery has reached a new record of more than $6.2 billion in sales during calendar year 2016, surpassing the previous year’s sales by more than $411 million. More...

Macy’s numbers reflect a downward trend for department stores

MONEY & INVESTING

As my wife will tell you, I can’t stand shopping. This is especially true of clothes shopping. I never know what looks good on me or what style of jeans happens to be in at the moment. More...

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank opens branch in downtown Fort Myers

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank has opened its sixth Southwest Florida branch. More...

BMW X5: Don’t mess with a winning formula

BEHIND THE WHEEL

The X5 crossover unashamedly has followed BMW’s performance image. That might seem a little odd for a class that’s built on off-road appearance, but the Bimmer’s irreverence has always made it a true standout in the luxury segment. More...

Five community leaders join Hope Healthcare board

Five local community leaders have joined the board of directors for Hope Healthcare. Board members serve three-year terms with the organization.  More...