Our World: Finding what’s missing
Published 04/21/2013 at 4:13 p.m.
Fourteen years ago, Kelsang Jangchen had no plans of being a Buddhist nun. She wasn’t even a Buddhist at the time. She was in Albuquerque, N.M., teaching English and looking for her spiritual path.
PHOTOS: Last ‘Last Wednesday Artwalk’ at Marco Island’s Esplanade
Published 09/27/2012 at 12:48 p.m.
The final “Last Wednesday Artwalk” in the Esplanade in Marco Island on Wednesday. For the past three years, local artists were given space to display their art in the surrounding shop areas. Recently the artists were told that they need ...
Our World: ‘Secret Santa with a tropical twist’
Published 12/22/2011 at 2:42 p.m.
With only days before Christmas, an SUV slowly drives through the streets of Immokalee and the man driving spots a woman slowly walking down a residential street. She looks as if she’s having a bad day carrying a grocery bag ...
Our World: It’s all about the show
Published 12/09/2011 at 3:48 p.m.
Like athletes in sports across the world, many of the wrestlers in the New Era Wrestling League out of Fort Myers were influenced by the wrestlers they would watch on television. Heroes defeat the villains and sometimes the villains beat ...
Our World: Come sail away
Published 09/30/2011 at 5:58 p.m.
In many ways, the young sailors of the Naples Community Sailing Center are like athletes in every other sport. They train three days a week, they have to be quick, and have good hand eye coordination. Although they are quite ...