April 5, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

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ROASTED PURE AT OCEANA

Tequesta coffee café owners passionate about roasting their own beans.

Scott Angelo pulls a sample scoop from the 15 pounds of Kenyan coffee beans he’s roasting at Oceana Coffee in Tequesta and inhales deeply.  “It’s just between wet grass and hay right now,” he says. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Celebrating 75 fabulous years at the Shell Factory

“A SURVIVOR travel FROM guide, FLORIDA’S North the Shell ROADSIDE- Fort Myers Factory ATTRACTION story & Nature ERA,” and of is Lee 75 years old Park SAYS this on Fodor’s south County of itself, year. U. S.  More...

A league of their own

Stickball keeps this group of a certain age forever young

It’s just like when they played stickball back in their old neighborhoods of the Bronx and Boston, when they formed teams with kids living down the street and played the traditional baseball-like game in the street.  Except it’s not. More...

CONTRACT BRIDGE

Famous hand

This is a favorite story of George B. Coffin, for many years a well-known author and publisher. The bidding went as shown, but after East bid seven diamonds, West quickly passed, not waiting for South to bid. More...

Florida Weekly celebrates five

FIVE YEARS AGO THIS WEEK, WE ROLLED out our very first edition in Fort Myers. Since then we’ve launched Florida Weekly in other markets. We’ve seen circulation and advertising grow. More...

Real Estate News

Magnificent Manalapan estate

With 265 feet on the Intracoastal Waterway, this elegant 9,746 square-foot, five-bedroom estate with a two-bedroom guesthouse is set on a beautifully landscaped lot with truly unparalleled water views. The estate is at 69 Curlew Road in Manalapan. More...

2012 Cotton Report: Market bottomed in 2011

The U.S. real estate market has been under pressure since the downturn in 2005, but a national research survey shows a market recovery may be underway and the bottom may have been reached in 2011 for bargain-seeking investors.  More...