December 1, 2017 RSS feed / Spotlight News

Health & Fitness

Not all smoothies are alike or healthy

You probably know that a smoothie is a beverage made from blended raw fruit or vegetables with other ingredients such as water, milk, ice, protein powder and sweeteners. More...

Supersize your tee shots

If there is one thing every golfer wants, it’s more power. Even the players on tour want to hit longer drives. More...

Students flex their mental muscles in brain fitness classes

Neuroplasticity is a buzzword for those wanting to enhance productivity, stay sharp and focused, and remember where they parked the car. Plasticity describes the brain’s ability to generate new cells and neural pathways. More...

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Spotlight visits the Great Wall of China

Spotlight readers Louise and Joel Alper took the Spotlight to China in October with Viking Cruises. On one of the excursions, they drove north from Beijing to visit the Great Wall of China. More...

Spotlight visits Cuba and Iceland

Spotlight readers Nancy and Al Meyer recently took the Spotlight to Cuba and Iceland. The Spotlight rode with in a sporty 1925 white Ford convertible in Havana. More...

Spotlight visits Denmark

Helge and Sally Stapel guided Tom and Nancy Frentzel, and the Spotlight around Denmark. They visited Frederiksborg Castle and the boyhood home of Hans Christian Andersen in Odense. More...

Classes for kids and a holiday show staged for people with special needs

Audiences arrive for a performance with certain common expectations. The theater may be full. It will be dark. They are expected to be quiet and remain seated. More...

BusinessBEAT: Variety adds to life at The Spice & Tea Exchange

Tea time is more than an afternoon break since the October grand opening of The Spice & Tea Exchange, around the corner at 800 5th Avenue South, Suite 102 in Naples. More...

Community

Dragonfly is the beautiful predator of the sky

Visitors to the Conservancy of Southwest Florida are able to view or enter a variety of Florida ecosystems. The Christopher B. More...

Video doorbell offers security and convenience

Your front door is where you transition from the safety of your home to the outside world. Many comers are welcome, like friends, neighbors, delivery services and contractors, yet some are not.  More...

Our NEIGHBOR: Local author wins award for latest children’s book

Start with a delightful children’s story, add watercolor illustrations, mix in original songs and stir in a lot of love. More...

Arts & Entertainment

CALENDAR

B/Bonita Springs E/Estero FM/Fort Myers N/Naples  December   More...

SHOWTIME

Artis–Naples  December 2 & December 3 Naples Philharmonic — “Handel’s Messiah”   More...

Artist SPOTLIGHT: Viktorija Bulava: A figurative artist shaped by her rich environment

Riga, Latvia was once called Little Paris – a cosmopolitan city on the Baltic and a cultural center with a wealthy past. Riga is known for its richly decorated Art Nouveau architecture, colorful stained glass and sculptures. More...

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