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Tovin Lapan

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  • Hunt for the Rump Monkey Published 03/14/2007 at 5:39 p.m.

    Forget the skunk ape, coastalbeat.com embarks on a quest to find the mysterious rump monkey.

  • Plan B: Preventing Pregnancy or Promoting Promiscuity? Published 01/30/2007 at 4:17 p.m.

    Jessica didn’t expect to meet someone. In December she had separated from her husband of ten years and was still finalizing her divorce. The last thing on her mind was starting a new relationship.

  • Nightlife Published 01/30/2007 at 4:09 p.m.

    DJ Anthony Martin has been in the music business for over 25 years. He provides the beats at a variety of Southwest Florida night spots and is a regular at Nooshi Lounge and Sanibel Steakhouse club nights. coastalbeat.com got a ...

  • Restoring the Balance Published 01/24/2007 at 2:05 p.m.

    I woke up on Monday morning in a lethargic, grease induced funk. My body was waging a war against me as I tried to summon the energy to start a new week of work. The night before I had seen ...

  • Cover-Free Zone Published 01/17/2007 at 5:10 p.m.

    Mohsim Rizvi is at the mic. Take note. He’s got something to say, and it’s not canned or pre-sanitized for your safety. It’s raw, real, his own.

  • Go Ask Alice Published 01/02/2007 at 3:47 p.m.

    If the real life version of Aunt Alice was anything like the Muppet version, then she must have been one cool cat. Alice the Muppet sits on a wooden swing in sexy black and red lingerie, pearls dangling from her ...

  • Winner winner, chicken dinner Published 12/27/2006 at 7:37 p.m.

    The legend tells that years ago every casino in Las Vegas had a three-piece chicken dinner with a potato and a veggie for $1.79. A standard bet back then was $2, hence when you won a bet you had enough ...

  • Play Until You Drop Published 12/12/2006 at 2:36 p.m.

    Sitting in the window of Ryan Chastain’s South Fort Myers apartment, right next to the Christmas tree, is a sparkling, lit-up baseball. Just down the street from the Fort Myers Miracle stadium, Chastain’s home is a shrine to his love ...

  • Shoeless and Lovin' It Published 12/05/2006 at 2:58 p.m.

    His first song of the night ends and no one gathered at the Sunset Beach Bar in the Naples Beach resort pays any attention. They are all enthralled with the maize and parsimmon streaks running across the aquarium blue sky ...

  • In Search of Flexibility and Focus Published 11/28/2006 at 1:22 p.m.

    It is 11:30 a.m. and I’m ready to go to sleep. It is the end of morning yoga class at the Wellness Center in Naples, and we are meditating to soothing ambient sounds coming from the boom box. After stretching ...

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