The Ave Herald is an independent publication, and has no affiliation with Ave Maria University, Ave Maria Development Company, Barron Collier, Pulte Homes or any other commercial entity. It is published by David Shnaider and Patricia Sette, who were among the earliest residents of the town of Ave Maria. Both have extensive backgrounds in print, broadcast and online media with companies that include wire services, magazines, broadcast networks and online and Internet companies.
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Jerry Williams to ask for leniency in Tuesday's federal court sentencing
Published 06/11/2012 at 8 a.m.
Once facing fraud charges that could have put him away for life, Jerry Williams, the ex-CEO of Orion Bank in Naples, won't spend more than 15 years in prison. But he's asking for a sentence of no more than five ...
Lennar will build homes in Ave Maria
Published 04/26/2012 at 2:30 p.m.
Ave Maria will have a second builder of single-family homes later this year when Lennar Homes, a national homebuilder with communities throughout the United States, begins construction of homes in the Emerson Park neighborhood.
In Ave Maria, all good things come to those who wait
Published 03/30/2012 at 8:57 a.m.
Probably a million photos of Ave Maria’s oratory, which dominates the town center, have been taken, but the one I like best was snapped very recently by my husband, where the huge church, and indeed the town itself, seem illuminated ...
AveHerald.com: AMU students scramble for buses to Washington after last minute cancelation
Published 01/20/2012 at 3:21 p.m.
A large contingent of Ave Maria University students will be traveling Washington, DC, this weekend for the March for Life, but they had to scramble after their plans were thrown into disarray when a charter bus company based in Virginia ...
Local golf column: FSGA announces Rules of Golf workshops
Published 01/10/2012 at 5:31 p.m.
The Florida State Golf Association has scheduled 16 Rules of Golf seminars across the state.
One dead, one injured Thursday in East Naples shooting
Updated 06/23/2011 at 10:05 a.m.
Collier County Sheriff's Office investigators are on the scene of a fatal shooting in East Naples this morning.
Final piece of annunciation sculpture installed for Ave Maria oratory
Published 01/16/2011 at 1:34 a.m.
Carefully easing a 500-pound block of carved Carrara marble into place atop 14 other panels, stonemasons completed installing the bas-relief sculpture of the Annunciation on the front of the Ave Maria Oratory Friday.
Google opens e-book store in challenge to Amazon
Published 12/06/2010 at 11:57 a.m.
Google Inc. is making the leap from digital librarian to merchant in a challenge to Amazon.com Inc. and its Kindle electronic reader.
Deficit-cutting plan wins more support before vote
Published 12/03/2010 at 7:07 a.m.
Defying expectations, a bipartisan majority of President Barack Obama's deficit commission has rallied behind the panel's controversial deficit-slashing proposals.
Half century separates youngest, oldest students at Ave Maria Law
Published 10/28/2010 at 2:28 p.m.
Mellina Fortunato was five years old when John Arceri retired from a career as a utilities company executive in 1997. But even though they were born 50 years apart, they are facing the same challenges today as first-year students at ...
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