About JUDY LUTZ
When war is personal: On this Veterans Day, a solemn story of loss and honor
Published 11/10/2008 at 5:01 p.m.
As I reached for the water hose on a Sunday at the beginning of October, I heard the phone ring. “Pam” appeared on the display and I felt happy. Maybe Pam Coakley, my best friend of 30 years, wants to ...
The Polaroid project: The last hurrah
Published 04/19/2008 at midnight
Maybe you still use it now and then. Or perhaps it’s gathering dust on some shelf in the garage or waiting in a box, ready for your next yard sale. Your Polaroid.
Medals of Memory
Updated 11/10/2007 at 8:50 p.m.
There was a time, many years ago, when a service call — like taps, like reveille — drew the troops back to camp. It was called a tattoo. Today, the military tattoo, the kind that’s etched upon the skin, silent ...
Through a child's eyes
Published 10/20/2007 at 10 p.m.
Nine kids from Immokalee Friendship House venture into their world, recording life as they see it
Local band storms Naples
Published 10/11/2007 at 4:28 p.m.
Just like a tropical storm, Brandon Anthony should be monitored closely, because this newly formed band has all the right ingredients to become a Category 5 musical hurricane quickly.
Haitian-born artist brings traditional artform to Naples
Published 09/27/2007 at 2:56 p.m.
From a distance, the unmistakable sound of metal hitting metal reverberates against the concrete borders lining the dusty streets of Croix-des-Bouquets in Haiti.
Creole Creations, Colors and Flavor
Published 07/24/2007 at 10:23 a.m.
The annual assembly of Haitian art enthusiasts and business women was held recently in Petion-Ville, Haiti at the Karibe Convention Center that showcased a wide variety of art and homegoods created by Haitian women from around the country.
Kurosawa's 'Dreams' focuses on fears and fantasy
Published 06/13/2007 at 12:41 p.m.
This is a review of the foreign language film "Dreams" ("Yume," 1990) -- country: Japan/USA; language: Japanese/French/English with English subtitles; Rated: PG. This film is available at the Collier County Library.
Images from Iraq
Published 11/23/2006 at 12:07 a.m.
Between the tangled razors of uncertainty, Iraqi children peer out from their stony perch, smiling without reservation at a camera directed toward them. A group of soldiers clad in fatigues form a tight circle. Their faces beaming with ambivalence punctuated ...
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