About KRISTINE GILL
BiographyKristine Gill has held intern and reporter positions at The Vindicator, Youngstown, Ohio, the Columbus Dispatch and her college paper, the Kent Stater. A Kent State grad, she also has background as a talented “sandwich artist” at Subway as well. She’s coming to us having just returned to the States from a six-week fiction writing workshop in Dublin, Ireland.
Boat runs into Doctors Pass rocks after driver falls overboard
Published 06/18/2013 at 4:01 p.m.
The lone driver of a boat found washed up along the rocks in Doctors Pass was able to swim to shore Sunday after falling overboard.
Parents petitioning against cell tower at Naples Park Elementary School
Published 06/17/2013 at 5:38 a.m.
A group of Naples Park Elementary School parents and teachers worried about the health and safety of their students have circulated a petition against the installation of a cellphone tower on school grounds.
Fifth Ave. Business Improvement District seeks tax increase to pay for marketing, events
Published 06/17/2013 at 5 a.m.
Organizers of the Fifth Avenue South Business Improvement District want to up the assessment rate on property owners to pay for events, marketing and a salary bump for its leader. What do city leaders and business owners think of the ...
Naples Council: Fifth Ave. S. employees should leave parking spaces for customers
Published 06/12/2013 at 4 p.m.
There aren't enough parking spaces in the Fifth Avenue South Business Improvement District to comfortably accommodate all employees of the street along with customers. Find out what city officials are doing to solve the problem.
Fletcher gets lease, ability to hot fuel on Immokalee Airport
Published 06/11/2013 at 8:15 p.m.
Collier commissioners approved a slew of items Tuesday aimed at incentivising a major airport tenant to stick around following his lawsuit against county staff.
Naples council agrees to assess residents, use reserves to build city park
Updated 06/10/2013 at 9:29 p.m.
Monday, at the end of a day-long meeting over the five-year capital improvement program, City Council members hashed out those plans, arguing about how best to pay for the park city residents wanted.
Council to consider purchase of parking lot for third downtown garage
Updated 06/10/2013 at 8:41 p.m.
Business owners are urging city officials to purchase a parking lot along Fifth Avenue South and build a third garage, backing their arguments with statistics from a parking needs study by the street's Business Improvement District.
Twelve Collier schools to have new principals this fall
Published 06/07/2013 at 5:48 p.m.
Twelve Collier County schools will have new principals when the school year begins Aug. 19.
Weather: City closes Naples Pier due to high winds
Published 06/06/2013 at 3:30 p.m.
City officials have closed the Naples Pier as rain and high winds picked up this afternoon.
Council notebook: Rockin' on the Bay ends, events moratorium fails
Published 06/05/2013 at 7:52 p.m.
The music has stopped for Rockin' on the Bay. Tiffany McQuaid shed some tears and hugged McQuaid Marketing staff members Wednesday after withdrawing her permit for more concert events at Bayfront.
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