August 1, 2017 RSS feed / Spotlight News

Business & Real Estate

Business Beat: The magic of music is seen and heard at Fletcher Music Center

Saturday afternoon organ concerts at Fletcher Music Center in Bonita Springs ring out with music from show tunes to oldtime favorites. More...

Business Beat: Tartine and Tartelette offers the flavors of France

Tartine and Tartelette made its Naples debut two years ago at the Vanderbilt Shoppes’ farmers market with French breads, pies, quiches, soups and prepared French meals. More...

Community

Corkscrew Swamp Sightings: Corkscrew’s ‘super’ ghost orchid delights visitors

As the sunlight filtered through the cypress leaves above, the delicate white petals danced haphazardly in the gentle breeze. More...

Our Best Friends: Taser volunteers her medic alert services

Taser is full of life-saving surprises. The large black and tan German shepherd has warned owner Linda Lloyd’s mother twice that her oxygen supply was not connected. More...

Tech Savvy: Take better pictures with your iPhone

There are sometimes small differences between good photos and great photos. Here are a few easy steps to improve your iPhone photos. More...

Restaurants

Vineyard Spotlight: Don’t overlook Greek reds

I recently dined at the Capital Grille in the Mercato with a lovely woman from Greece. We didn’t talk about Plato, Socrates or the credit crisis. We talked about the wonderful – and sometimes underappreciated – wines of Greece. More...

RESTAURANT GUIDE

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Holocaust survivor illustrated her life with needlework

Esther Krinitz was 12 years old in 1939 when the Nazis took over her village of Mniszek, Poland. Three years later, the Jews in her village were deported and sent to death camps. More...

Health & Fitness

Tee Box Tips: Top female amateurs compete here in October

An invitation to all golf enthusiasts: The first USGA National Championship to be played in Collier County takes place at the Quail Creek Country Club Oct. 5-12. More...

Healthy Choices: Examining granola, cereal and protein bars

The market is showing that many people are purchasing snack bars for a variety of reasons including convenience, portability and a healthier option for meal replacements or go-betweens. More...

Stay Fit: Ancient sport of fencing has modern following

When most people think of fencing, they probably imagine the Olympics. Athletes compete with their countries’ banners flying behind them, in a modern, electrified sport with lights flashing when points are earned. More...

Arts & Entertainment

Artist Spotlight: Suzanne French Luker on breaking the rules

Suzanne French Luker is not afraid of breaking any of the rules. More...

Showtime

Broadway Palm  June 29 – Aug. 12 “Mary Poppins”  Sept. 7 – Oct. 7 “Groovin’”  Center for Performing Arts  Aug. 5 Improv Tonight!   More...

CALENDAR

B: Bonita Springs E: Estero FM: Fort Myers N: Naples July 29 Saturday More...

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Spotlight sees the Three Sisters

Ginny, Olivia and Terry Smith of Naples took the Spotlight for a day trip to the Blue Mountains during their vacation to Australia and New Zealand. The Blue Mountains are a two-hour drive from Sydney and are on the Unesco World Heritage List.  More...

Spotlight Travels to Norway

Shirley and Bob Noorigian took the Spotlight on a 29-day cruise through Europe. More...

Spotlight visits the Netherlands

Norma and Roger Carrier and Pat and Roger Dolanch took the Spotlight on a cruise through Europe, starting in Antwerp and ending with an extended stay in Amsterdam. More...

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