Community Cooperative Announces Annual Full Plates Project

Community Cooperative is calling upon Southwest Florida individuals, businesses and community groups to help collect the more than 2,000 turkeys needed to fulfill the need for this year’s Full Plates Project. The Annual Full Plates Project provides prepared Thanksgiving meals for those who cannot cook and Thanksgiving Dinner kits for those who have the ability [ Read more → ]

Preferred Travel of Naples receives special brick from The Neighborhood Health Clinic

Preferred Travel of Naples is proud to announce they have received a special brick from the Neighborhood Health Clinic in recognition of their support. The brick will be a permanent fixture on the path leading to the clinic entryway and is part of a community effort to support the Clinic’s mission. This special honor was [ Read more → ]

RMC Open Raises $9,000 for Cancer Alliance of Naples

On Saturday, October 7, 2017, RMC Group hosted the 2nd Annual RMC Open at Moorings Country Club to benefit the Cancer Alliance of Naples. We exceeded our goal and raised $9,000 for the Cancer Alliance of Naples. Once again, the RMC Open was a great success, with 70 golfers participated. In addition, there were dozens [ Read more → ]

Star-studded field set for 45th annual Culligan City of Palms Classic

en of the top 50 boys’ high school basketball players in the country will show off their hoop skills at the 45th annual Culligan City of Palms Classic Mon. Dec. 18 through Sat. Dec. 23 at the Suncoast Credit Union Arena on the campus of Florida SouthWestern State College. Tickets are now on sale for [ Read more → ]

Valerie’s House and VITAS Hospice Collaborate to Help Grieving Children

Grief center and nation’s largest hospice provider have common goals FORT MYERS, Fla., October 2, 2017 – Valerie’s House, Inc., a Southwest Florida center for grieving children, and VITAS® Healthcare of Naples, the nation’s largest hospice provider, are combining resources to serve grieving children and their families in the region. Valerie’s House has met with [ Read more → ]

La Colmar Bakery & Bistro to host 1st Annual Oktoberfest Celebration on October 27 & 28

La Colmar Bakery & Bistro will be hosting their First Annual Oktoberfest celebration on Friday and Saturday, October 27 and 28 from 6 to 9 p.m. each day. The bakery and bistro is located at 80 Tamiami Trail North near downtown Naples at the corner of 1st Avenue North and 9th Street (US 41). Guests [ Read more → ]

Hodges University to Host Free Community Forum on Equifax Data Breach and Disaster Fraud and Scams

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Nicole Roe (239) 598-6178 | Hodges University to Host Free Community Forum on Equifax Data Breach and Disaster Fraud and Scams Forum to be held Friday, October 27 NAPLES, Fla. – October 16, 2017 – Hodges University’s Identity Fraud Institute, the Collier County Identity Theft Task Force and WINK [ Read more → ]

Gather set for grand opening on Oct. 17 in Tarpon Point

t’s almost time to ‘gather’ for some great food and wonderful views as a new dining concept gets set to open on Tues. Oct. 17 at Tarpon Point. The new Gather restaurant, from the team behind Fathoms Restaurant & Bar and The French Press, will open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Lead by Executive Chefs [ Read more → ]

United Way Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program Seeking Volunteers – CE Credits Provided

UNITED WAY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM SEEKING VOLUNTEERS FORT MYERS, Fla. (October 10, 2017) – The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee is seeking volunteer tax preparers, interpreters, and greeters to help staff our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites during the 2017 tax season. With the support of trained, IRS-certified volunteer [ Read more → ]

President of Signature Travel Network visits Preferred Travel of Naples to assist post hurricane Irma

Alex Sharpe, President of Signature Travel Network, visited Preferred Travel of Naples to assist the travel agency after hurricane Irma with any travel concerns. Signature Travel Network traveled to several Southwest Florida agencies to make sure local travel advisors had what they needed to get back up and running. Founded in 1956, Signature Travel Network® [ Read more → ]