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Making a Difference at Any Age
Updated 3/10/2014 at 6:06 a.m.
In two years, "Abuela," although still youthful, turns 80 years old. She spent much of her life alone as her late husband traveled. They never had children, and very little family. "I don't know how to talk to children,"...
- Giggle Bites: Billboards feed tourism for a season, infrastructure feeds tourism for life Updated 3/10/2014 at 12:50 a.m.
No More Doubletalk by Victor Rios: Colllier Citizens Council is at it again to raise the County Tourist Tax
Updated 3/5/2014 at 2:09 p.m.
They failed once and are trying again
- Giggle Bites: Brock explains! Updated 3/3/2014 at 7:24 p.m.
How Do You Use Your Anger?
Updated 3/3/2014 at 5:13 a.m.
Last week's blog discussed how anger can be positive as well as negative. Most of us understand the differences. But how well do we practice "good" versus "bad" anger? Rate your own understanding of how to manage anger below. 1.)...
Review: THE GAME'S AFOOT at Gulfshore Playhouse
Updated 2/24/2014 at 3:16 p.m.
Just a note: There's (at least) one red herring in every mystery. "The Game's Afoot" does not disappoint. Robert F. Wolin transforms 221B Baker Street into a deep crimson art deco palace [think the Empire State Building] with secret rooms, ...
Read the review: LES MISERABLES at Broadway Palm
Updated 2/24/2014 at 3:09 p.m.
Saturday night's alright for fighting. That's right! Come to Broadway Palm, to Paris, to the barricade, to "Les Miserables." Even if you've seen it eleventy-billion times before. This one, like all live theatre, is different. Same story. Same convict. Same ...
When Anger Means Hope
Updated 2/24/2014 at 5:05 a.m.
He's very angry. The issues underlying that anger seem to have little immediate resolution. He misses no opportunity to express vociferous disagreement with the status quo. His anger has increased over time in volume and intensity, resulting in his...
St. Patrick's Day events in Naples
Updated 2/18/2014 at 7:00 a.m.
St. Patrick's Day is fast approaching. Here's your guide to getting ready for the green in Naples.■ Paddy Murphy's Irish Pub, 457 5th Ave S hosts an afternoon of Irish entertainment with Moose & Mary Jo at 3 p.m. Sunday. ...
Do You Endorse Animal Abuse?
Updated 2/17/2014 at 5:50 a.m.
A Bully Pulpit Edition Recently I posted a Facebook response to a comment lauding the benefits of a particular beauty product. I'd stopped using it years ago when learning the manufacturer tested products on animals. Pouring potential cosmetics into...
Realist or Idealist?
Updated 2/10/2014 at 5:31 a.m.
You know "that look," when your comment elicits skepticism by others who disagree. Recently suggesting another tactic to address a somewhat thorny issue, I was met with the kind of cynicism that seems endemic now. My colleague's impression of my...
Naples Players announce "Gypsy" in summer 2014, "Oklahoma!" in spring 2015
Updated 2/5/2014 at 6:04 a.m.
The Naples Players released their 2014-15 series to subscribers Tuesday. Season ticket holders received an early renewal form along with a letter from new Naples Players executive director John F. Sorey, III. Musical "Gypsy" will headline summer 2014, with perennial ...
Political Point of View by Collier Democrats: Immigration
Updated 1/16/2014 at 8:11 p.m.
The real issue
Opening: ARSENIC AND OLD LACE at Florida Rep
Updated 1/7/2014 at 2:34 p.m.
Vicki Boyle, Carrie Lund, Michael Satowand Harli Cooper in "Arsenic and Old Lace." "Arsenic and Old Lace" opens Friday at Florida Rep. Bob Cacioppo has been talking about this one ever since the season opened. What does he say? "A ...
Political Point of View by Collier Democrats: Voting Rights Act
Updated 1/3/2014 at 5:57 p.m.
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