WGCU thrives by delivering news over multiple platforms, panelists tell Naples Press Club
Published 10/30/2009 at 8:51 p.m.
Today’s public media audiences want to be served their main course of real-time multimedia news with extra helpings of Internet and sides of HD radio, blogging, and digitally formatted video.
PHOTOS Collier celebrates Wildlife Refuge week with new trail opening
Published 10/10/2009 at 8:43 p.m.
The Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge in Collier County kicked off National Wildlife Refuge week Saturday by celebrating the Grand Opening of the recently improved Marsh Trail.
Another incentive to buy a vehicle runs through end of 2009
Published 10/05/2009 at 6:18 p.m.
Itemization is not necessary. The federal government is now offering a non-itemized deduction for state, local sales and excise taxes paid on the 2009 purchase of qualified new vehicles.
PHOTOS: Everglades City blesses stone crab fleet as harvest set to begin
Published 10/03/2009 at 8:15 p.m.
Loren “Totch” Brown, a commercial fisherman in the Everglades, saw the stone crabs’ potential. On Saturday, decades after Brown’s preliminary trials with wooden crab traps attached to coconut buoys, local stone crab fishing boats lined up to be blessed in ...
PHOTOS: Rookery Bay’s estuary day was a blend of fun, knowledge
Published 09/26/2009 at 7:02 p.m.
An estuary is a partially enclosed body of water where two different bodies of water meet and mix. Rookery Bay — which includes 110,000 acres of land and water— is a mangrove-forested estuary filled with fresh and brackish water, which ...
Protesters gather at Planned Parenthood in Naples, a day after abortion announcement
Updated 08/22/2009 at 6:42 p.m.
About 15 people gathered this morning outside the offices of Planned Parenthood in Collier County, a day after the organization announced plans to start offering abortions.
Spammy Jammy: Pajama-clad sculptors revel in Spam
Published 06/28/2008 at 11:28 p.m.
Spam. Some people eat it. Some people sculpt it. Scandalous pajama-cladded artists and chefs gathered at Little Bar Restaurant in Goodland on Saturday night to enter their delectable masterpieces into the Spam sculpture and culinary contest. The owners of Little ...
Loggerhead sea turtle snatched by Minnesota tourist finally meets Gulf of Mexico
Updated 06/26/2008 at 8:37 p.m.
After hiding away in Minnesota and Naples, he came crawling home Thursday. A loggerhead sea turtle finally returned to his home in the waters off Southwest Florida on Thursday, four years after being smuggled out of state by a tourist ...