October 2, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

Sexual power play

David Ives’ ‘Venus in Fur’ leaves most to the imagination in exploring a risqué relationship

FORGET ABOUT “FIFTY SHADES OF Grey.”  This is the real thing.  The Tony-nominated play “Venus in Fur” is an intelligent look at sadomasochism, the dynamics of relationships and sexual power struggles.  More...

Art from the depths of the gulf surfaces at the Alliance

Over the last four months, artist and diver Andreas Franke has received a significant amount of exposure nationally and internationally for his unique underwater galleries. More...

‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not: Dare to Look!’


(Ripley's Publishing, $28.95)   More...

Adult students treasure hidden gem of Barry University

It was just a few short years ago when Dr. Trisha-Lynn Herman found herself looking eye to eye with Jeff Hutter.  At the time, Mr. Hutter wasn’t sure why he was sitting in Barry University’s satellite Fort Myers office. More...

Business News


Florida’s newest water attraction takes off

WHEN HE TURNED 35, FRIENDS BOUGHT Dennis Rehm a water propelled jetpack flight. More...

The Fed plays ‘Red Light, Green Light’ with the market


Domestic and international investors are always mindful of the U.S. central bank, the Federal Reserve, since there is long-standing history that investors are best to align themselves on the Fed’s side of the investment divide. More...

Greater Fort Myers Chamber hosts Lunch & Learn series

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce will kickoff its Lunch & Learn series from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8. The remaining sessions will take place on Tuesdays, Oct. 22, Nov. 5 and Nov. More...

Real Estate News

What $900,000 will buy in town

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18145 Via Portofino Way Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club

Outdoor living is the hallmark of this contemporary waterfront home in Portofino on the Peninsula at Miromar Lakes. A courtyard entry welcomes you to the calm, clean design of this London Bay home. More...

Design center provides one-stop shop for D.R. Horton home buyers

D.R. Horton’s Southwest Florida Division has opened a new design center at 10541 Ben C. Pratt/Six Mile Cypress Parkway in Fort Myers. The center offers a convenient, one-stop shop to choose home amenities in many of D. R. More...