About JUNE FLETCHER
BiographyJune Fletcher is a multimedia business reporter with The Naples Daily News. She is also a housing advice columnist for WSJ.com, the online arm of The Wall Street Journal, where she worked as a staff reporter for 13 years. She also was editor-in-chief of Homes Today, a Washington D.C. real estate newspaper; senior editor of BUILDER magazine, a national trade publication, and editor-in-chief of The Messenger, a Baltimore community newspaper. She has served as both chairwoman and president of the National Association of Real Estate Editors. She has received writing and editorial awards from the American Society of Business Press Editors, the Society of Professional Journalists and the National Association of Real Estate Editors. A former Washingtonian, she was a seasonal resident of Naples for nearly a decade before making it her permanent home in 2013.
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05/30/2013 - current
Landmark Bonita Springs ship that's not ship-shape goes to auction Saturday
Updated 12/05/2013 at 11:09 p.m.
Saturday, the once brightly painted faux Spanish galleon "The Troy-Francis" on U.S. 41 in Bonita Springs is auctioned at 10 a.m. at the Hampton Inn and Suites in Estero.
Protest organized over concerns about fracking in Collier, but there isn't any
Published 12/04/2013 at 8:55 p.m.
At a Wednesday event in Naples, Environment Florida released a report, "Fracking by the Numbers," summarizing some of its findings on fracking from government, academic and news sources.
Opponents blast fracking at Naples protest
Published 12/04/2013 at 12:50 p.m.
The report asserts fracking causes groundwater contamination, air pollution, land damage and global warming.
Collier, Lee shoppers caught in web of Cyber Monday
Published 12/02/2013 at 7:55 p.m.
Collier and Lee shoppers joined the national frenzy to online buy during Cyber Monday. About 1 in 5 workers has been found sneaking online to shop on Cyber Monday.
Police: Marco man accused in fatal crash was rushing home from gym
Updated 12/02/2013 at 12:21 p.m. 30 Comments
Police: Marco Island man accused of vehicular homicide in the Saturday death of a 91-year-old woman was rushing home from the gym to get a protein boost because he'd forgotten it
Higher and higher: Pricey Collier high-rises hotter buys than expensive homes
Published 12/01/2013 at 8:12 a.m.
Although prices in the high-end of the market aren't expanding at the double-digit pace of the overall market, statistics from the Naples Area Board of Realtors show luxury condos are edging out their single-family counterparts in price increases.
Local merchants wrestle with growing trend for retailers to open Thanksgiving
Published 11/28/2013 at 6:55 a.m.
Black Friday is becoming an earlier event in recent years and more and more stores are opening not just at midnight but on Thursday evening and Thursday night for the really early turkey stuffed shoppers.
NABOR report: Collier homes, condos selling much faster than they did a year ago
Published 11/15/2013 at 5:42 p.m.
The Naples Area Board of Realtors releases its home and condo sales figures for October.
Collier homes fly off the shelf
Published 11/15/2013 at 11:40 a.m.
October numbers from NABOR for Collier County show rapidly shrinking supply.
Naples Y reopens child care center
Published 11/13/2013 at 8:57 a.m.
The Naples YMCA reopens after fire damaged facility on Labor Day.
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