Average retail gasoline prices in Naples rose 9.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.61 a gallon Sunday.
GasBuddy released the information from its survey of 94 gas outlets in Naples. This compares with the national average that increased 14.4 cents per gallon in the past week to $3.48 a gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
Prices on Sunday were 6.5 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and are 16 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 21.1 cents per gallon during the past month and stands 4.4 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.
GasBuddy operates NaplesGasPrices.com and more than 250 similar websites that track gasoline prices at more than 140,000 gasoline stations in the U.S. and Canada.
Prince joins Shamrock Bank
Kerry Prince has joined Shamrock Bank of Florida as vice president, enterprise risk officer.
A Titusville native, Kerry has 10 years' experience in the banking industry and received his bachelor's degree in public financial accounting from the University of Central Florida.
Shamrock Bank of Florida is a locally owned bank, with locations in Naples and Ave Maria.
Tavira at Bonita Bay's closed sales increase in 2012
Tavira at Bonita Bay, a 26-story luxury high rise, reported total closed sales of $36.6 million in 2012, an increase of nearly 12 percent from 2011. The total number of residences sold in 2012 exceeded 2011 by 15 percent.
Tavira is the sixth high-rise in Bonita Bay developed by the Lutgert Cos. Information: www.BonitaBayHighRises.com and 239-495-1105.
Bank hosts shredding event
IberiaBank will provide document shredding services from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 23 at 605 Bald Eagle Drive, Marco Island.
Residents and small business owners are invited to dispose of old bank statements, checks, contracts, junk mail and other documents in a safe and secure manner.
A $2 donation is requested per box with all proceeds benefiting the Marco Island Big Flag maintenance account. Information: www.iberiabank.com
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