December 1, 2016 RSS feed / Spotlight News

Fires were fought with buckets of sand

The Estero Fire Rescue has a come a long way from the days of having 15 volunteers, second-hand equipment and a neighborhood telephone chain to alert everyone of fire danger. More...

Business & Real Estate

Philly childhood is a charm for Pretzel Factory

Business Beat   Each morning begins with handtwisting fresh dough at Philly Pretzel Factory for about a thousand pretzels a day that finish in the 500-degree stone ovens.  More...

Arts & Entertainment

CALENDAR

B: Bonita Springs E: Estero FM: Fort Myers N: Naples December 1 Thursday More...

Gary Bigelow is finding his voice

Artist Spotlight   Upon high school graduation, Gary Bigelow’s English teacher gave him this advice: To thine own self be true. Those words from Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” have provided his compass through the years. More...

Showtime

Artis–Naples  December 3, 4 “The Nutcracker”  December 5 Havana Cuba All-Stars  December 8 – December 10 Joshua Bell with the Naples Philharmonic   More...

Key deer endangered by New World Screwworm outbreak

Progress is being made in the fight to save Florida’s federally endangered Key deer population from decimation by a deadly parasite, the New World Screwworm. More...

Meryl Streep among fans of Naples writer’s debut novel

In book publishing terms, you could say Nathan Hill won the lottery. But that would imply that luck alone propelled the Naples writer to heights unheard of for a debut novel. More...

Community

MEDICAL & HEALTH DIRECTORY

Dental  Bonita Estero Dental Group  Owen F. Feeney, DMD Claudie I. Delgado-Feeney, DMD 24940 S. Tamiami Tr., #202, Bonita Springs bonitaesterodental.com 239-948-4886  Elite Dental Spa   More...

Sugar: What’s so bad about it?

Sugar has been singled out as one of the worst dietary hazards.  Sugar is addictive — a little makes you want more, because of its effect on the reward center of the brain — and consumption has significantly increased through the yea More...

Master the ball-below-feet uneven lie

The uneven lie in which the ball is below the feet of the golfer is one of the most difficult uneven lie situations to play. It takes core strength and flexibility to stay in your posture while making a balanced swing. More...

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FineMark National Bank and Trust becomes Blue Zones Project approved worksite

Clients and employees of FineMark National Bank and Trust can now boast healthier options. Finemark became a Blue Zones Project approved worksite, alongside more than 40 other organizations throughout Southwest Florida. More...

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Multiple Sclerosis Center of Southwest Florida celebrates relocation

The Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting last month to celebrate the relocation of the Multiple Sclerosis Center of Southwest Florida. More...

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Gulfshore Opera presents Christmas cantatas in Renaissance costume

Gulfshore Opera presents two Christmas cantatas: “A Ceremony of Carols” by Benjamin Britten and “Lauda per la Nativito” by Ottorino Respighi. More...

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