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The Stone of Hope: Local group travels to D.C. for MLK memorial dedication PHOTOS
Published 10/16/2011 at 8:51 p.m.
Standing below “The Stone of Hope,” high school students and residents from Southwest Florida stood humbled and awed. They joined thousands Sunday for the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. statue on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
LIVE BLOG: FGCU's EaglePalooza
Updated 11/20/2009 at 9:29 p.m.
Sean Paul headlines this year’s EaglePalooza. Paul is known for his hit songs including “We Be Burning,” “Temperature” and “Gimme the Light.” Performer Mims, best known for his song, “This Is Why I’m Hot,” will be the opening act for ...
Salvation Army reparte asistencia récord a necesitados
Published 11/18/2009 at 5:37 p.m.
Salvation Army del Condado Collier asistió a más personas en octubre que en ningún otro mes en su historia de 27 años.
Sign of the times: Salvation Army dishes out record assistance to needy
Updated 11/16/2009 at 6:24 p.m.
Despite low donation levels the Salvation Army helped 2,400 residents, dishing out 12,000 pounds of food and $49,000 in financial aid to Collier residents to help with rent and utilities. A year ago in October, the Salvation Army gave out ...
Video: Even software developers feeling the pinch in down economy
Published 11/06/2009 at 2:53 p.m.
Though their work is still in high demand, some are feeling the impacts of a down economy.
Sean Paul and Mims will headline EaglePalooza at FGCU
Published 10/30/2009 at 3:58 p.m.
Florida Gulf Coast University announced Friday that the headliner for this year’s EaglePalooza is Jamaican singer Sean Paul. Paul is known for his hit songs including “We Be Burning,” “Temperature” and “Gimme the Light.” Performer Mims, best known for his ...
Barron Collier football tailgate is the only game in town
Published 10/30/2009 at 1:18 p.m.
When a football game starts, the players own the field, but before the game, Barron Collier High’s parents own the parking lot. The Gridiron Club’s pre-game tailgate has claimed the parking lot of Barron Collier high’s football field as it’s ...
Last call a bit earlier now at Gulf Coast Town Center’s bars
Updated 10/11/2009 at 9:41 p.m.
Bar patrons at the Gulf Coast Town Center in San Carlos Park are finding themselves heading home earlier than usual. “As of three weeks ago, mall management let us know they are enforcing a rule to stay open until one ...
VIDEO: Retired doctor tells FGCU health care forum ‘we’re doomed’ without public option
Updated 09/24/2009 at 7:57 p.m.
FGCU’s director of Student Government Civic Engagement hosted Dr. Chuck Onufer as a guest speaker to give his opinion on the current health-care situation.
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