Photos by ERIK KELLAR

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Jonathan Rivera keeps Mariano, his 7 month-old son happy, while his wife, Candice, talks with Red Cross volunteers about receiving aid at Riverside Baptist Church in Ft. Myers Tuesday. Jonathan Rivera, a souse chef, found work in Naples at Flemings, a restaurant, so he and his family are trying to relocate after loosing  their apartment in downtown Punta Gorda that was destroyed by Hurricane Charley. Erik Kellar/Staff
  • 14-year-old American Heart Hero Jacob Brockhoff presents one of his custom-made skateboards to Heart Ball 2011 attendees Wayne and Gayle Laufer after they committed $10,000 to the American Heart Association's Heart Heroes program. The program provides support and resources, such as summer camp and educational conferences, to families of pediatric heart patients. Erik Kellar Photography
  • Dr. Barbara Reed reacts after winning a Superbowl XLVI live auction item that included two tickets to the game and travel to the event. The live auction was led by Scott Robertson, CAI, of Scott Robertson Auctioneers. Erik Kellar Photography
  • Anna Santiago, 6, reaches for a plate of hot food served to her by a volunteer from the Cafe of Life at the city of Bonita Springs Community Hall in Bonita Springs Wednesday. Some of Bonita Springs's leaders have tried to create a campus of services like the Cafe of Life and other community service agencies but the money that was ear marked for such a location has been cut from the city of Bonita Springs budget. 
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  • Irvin Harlamert, left, and Scott Fuller inspect a Mercedes SL63 modified by AMG priced at $148,000 during the Naples Ferrari & Exotic Car Club at Mercato in Naples, Saturday, Jan 29, 2011.  Erik Kellar
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Rick Schalk, a wood worker, assembles a wine cabinet made out of figured anigre, a type of wood, at Thomas Riley Artisans' Guild in North Naples recently. The cabinet made by Schalk and donated by the Guild is to be auctioned off at the 2011 Naples Winter Wine Auction and will feature 100 different wine bottles each with a rating of 100 points from Wine Spectator. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Marie Heiland is the owner of Naples Olive Oil Company. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Blyleven models his Hall of Fame cap in Fort Myers on Wednesday. AP
  • The Cubs: New Chicago Cubs owner Tom Rickets decided to keep the team’s spring training facilities in Arizona. Naples continues to pitch the proverbial shutout when it comes to attracting Major League Baseball teams. People to Watch 2010: How they fared/NDN file photo
  • Tim Click, a volunteer, puts in some plants in the Florida Garden at the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • A fountain at the center of the Labyrinth is the final point with in the maze at the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Lee Edmonds, a contractor, finishes some planting at the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples Tuesday. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Lee Edmonds, a contractor, finishes some planting at the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples Tuesday. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Visitors get a preview of the trio of gardens, an Asian Garden, the Florida Garden and the Water Garden, set to open Saturday at the Naples Botanical Garden. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • These sculpted stones lead to a Hindu shrine in the Asian Garden in the Naples Botanical Garden. The garden, designed by Australian designer Made Wijaya is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. This area typifies Asian agriculture, with its own rice paddy among other crops.Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • A shrine in the about-to-open Asian Garden in the Naples Botanical Gardens venerates a Hindu god of agriculture. The gardens in East Naples is set to re-open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Sculpted stones offer a visitors a chance to make a closer visit to a Hindu shrine in the soon-to-open Asian Garden in the Naples Botanical Garden. Balinese craftsmen spent part of the summer creating and building the garden's structures. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • A Thai pavilion offers a spot for relaxation in the Asian Garden, which opens Saturday in the Naples Botanical Garden. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • A Hindu shrine was built here by artisans as part of the Asian Garden designed by internationally known designer Made Wijaya for the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples. The Asian garden is one of three set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • These hand-carved and painted posts were made here of an Asian hardwood. They're part of the  Asian Garden in the Naples Botanical Garden that is set to re-open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • The Asian Gardens in the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples is set to open Saturday to the public. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • A silk floss tree flowers pink at the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Jane Kretz works on some of the plants in the Florida Garden preparing for the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples opening Tuesday. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Jane Kretz works on some of the plants in the Florida Garden preparing for the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples opening Tuesday. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News
  • Jane Kretz works on some of the plants in the Florida Garden preparing for the Naples Botanical Gardens in East Naples opening Tuesday. Erik Kellar/Special to the Naples Daily News

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