Local Jeweler Heads to Alaska to Prospect for Gold

Local jeweler Barry Nicholls will be heading to Alaska to prospect for gold this month in hopes of coming home with a big find. Nicholls, who opened Paradise Jewelry in 1982 and handles all aspects of a fine jewelry store from bench work to marketing, will now add prospecting for gold to his list of.

Registration deadline approaching for the inaugural Par-Tee for Tots

September 10 is the golfer registration deadline for the inaugural Par-Tee for Tots charity golf tournament to benefit Child Care of Southwest Florida on Friday, September 16 at West Bay Club, 4500 W. Bay Blvd. in Estero. Check-in starts at 7:30 a.m., and a shotgun start at 9 a.m. kicks off this “fun-raiser,” presented by.