Tropical Storm ISAAC

Tropical Storm Isaac is holding its own as it moves through the northern Lesser Antilles, and is expected to gradually strengthen trend as it moves west through the northeastern Caribbean on Thursday. The official forecast calls for Isaac to become a hurricane by Friday morning, but perhaps the more ominous threat in the short term is the potential for extremely heavy […]

New Sales Associates Join Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

Marco Island, (August 17, 2012) Judy Green, President and CEO of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty, today announced new Sales Associates have joined the firm’s Marco Island office located at 760 N. Collier Boulevard in the Esplanade Shoppes. Angelica Andrews brings many years of experience in both domestic and international retail sales. Originally from Chile, Angelica is a translator in English, […]

Call for Christian artists for November creative arts conference Deadline is Sept. 29

Artists are invited to submit their work for display and sale during the third annual Storytellers Creative Arts Conference, scheduled for Nov. 2 and 3 in Naples. The conference, designed to inspire creativity in art, music, performance, film, writing and media, attracts participants from throughout Florida. The conference will motivate participants to use their creativity to tell the story of the […]

Women’s-only Everglades getaway offers fishing, rigging, conservation and more! New Venue!

An incredible Everglades adventure is offered for women for the first time by the award winning “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!®” University Series. The Everglades Adventure University is Oct. 13-14, 2012 at Port of the Islands Everglades Resort, with optional Everglades excursions offered on Friday, Oct. 12. “This is a great ‘out-there’ fishing adventure, where women can learn and go fishing in an […]

“Strut Your Mutt” at Naples Premier Pet Halloween Costume Contest

The Shelter for Abused Women & Children and Humane Society Naples join with Germain BMW to host Naples’ premier Halloween pet costume contest, “Strut Your Mutt”,  at 10 a.m., Saturday, October 20, 2012, at Germain BMW, 11286 Tamiami Trail North, Naples. Deck your pets out in their Halloween finest and enjoy this fun for the entire family event that includes pet-related vendors; $5 box lunches; a […]

A Day in the Life of the U.S. Postal Service

Each day the U.S. Postal Service picks up, processes and delivers millions of letters and packages.  No single operation in the world comes close to this level of connectivity to so many households and businesses.  Here’s ONE day in the life of your United States Postal Service.  (Figures are averages.)   216.9 million – revenue received, in dollars 554 million […]


The Collier County Lodging & Tourism Alliance (CCLTA), an organization dedicated to addressing regional issues of mutual importance to the tourism industry and the community, will host Jim Gibson, Director of Marketing for Seminole Casino Immokalee, on September 26at the Hilton Naples, 5111 U.S. 41 N. The event begins at 8 a.m. with registration and social, with the program starting […]

Fiddler’s Creek Prepares for a Busy Upcoming Season

From travel inspired poolside parties featuring exotic international cuisine to family-style buffet barbeques providing fun and games for kids of all ages, there will be lots for residents of the luxury master-planned residential community of Fiddler’s Creek to do this upcoming season. The staff at Fiddler’s Creek is preparing an extensive social calendar for homeowners, including many traditional holiday favorites […]

ATV Safety Course Needed

Commissioner Jim Coletta and Sheriff Kevin Rambosk are teaming up with Naples Motorsports to establish a task force to create a certified youth safety course for ATV users here in Collier County.  The goal for this task force is to create a program for our local youth to have the opportunity to learn safe ATV riding skills, and to provide […]

Project EverGreen

Project EverGreen, the nationally-recognized non-profit organization whose mission is to preserve and enhance green spaces, will open its “Backyard Nature: Living GREEN” exhibit at the Imaginarium Science Center in Ft. Myers, Fla. on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. Project EverGreen, as part of its GreenCare for Communities program, and the Imaginarium have partnered to create southwest Florida’s newest […]