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  1. BUYING SOUTHWEST Treasures

    When you gather with family for the holidays and talk about old times, you might also discuss grandma’s antiques, wondering what kind of value they hold besides sentimental. That’s where Tony Costantino comes in, a well-respected antique collector/dealer in Southwest Florida. His antique career began in Vermont. In 1971 he and wife Bonnie moved there …

  2. Pulling it all Together!

    For over fifteen years, Bradley’s Jewelers has been designing, dazzling and warming the hearts of SWFL’s clients like Lynn Brewer. Brewer moved to the area full time, more than twenty years ago. She remembers “I was looking for a jeweler for both repairs and to shop. I found the same merchandise everywhere I went and noticed …

  3. Asian Cuisine Reigns Supreme at Charlie Chiang’s

    The name Charlie Chiang has a ring. You might expect him to be a movie star or a Chinese hero of some kind when in fact he is a former chemist and one of the owners of the eponymous restaurant in North Naples–along with his alluring wife, Christiana. The face of the restaurant, she is …

  4. Did Hurricane Irma take a toll on your legs with swelling and pain?

    We may have your solution! As Hurricane Irma was bearing down on us, we all had to quickly prepare and then make the difficult decision to stay or evacuate. For those who stayed, there were days of sitting and waiting for the storm to approach, and then watching as it inflicted it’s wrath, leaving many …

  5. Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida | Fighting Hunger, Feeding Hope

    Faith wore a T-shirt with the words “It is what it is.” She was one of the residents at a recent mobile pantry held in Naples by the Harry Chapin Food Bank. The food she receives means she can put more money toward paying bills and helps her cope in the wake of a recent …

  6. BEST HOME SERVICES is pleased to recognize Josh McEachin’s multiple years of dedicated service.

    Best Home Services, Southwest Florida’s leading home service company providing exceptional air conditioning, electrical, and plumbing services to residents from Naples to Bradenton for the last 38 years, is pleased to recognize Josh McEachin’s multiple years of dedicated service. Josh started as an HVAC Install Technician with Best in February of 2012. Today, Best Home …

  7. Adventure Awaits at the Shell Factory & Nature Park

    Besides the beaches, the Shell Factory is the most visited tourist attraction in Southwest Florida according to owner Tom Cronin. In operation for 79 years, the Shell Factory has seen its share of ups and downs—thankfully things are on the ‘up’ for the operation that houses a nature park, restaurant, fun park and at 68-thousand …

  8. Naples Mayor Bill Barnett – We are Ready for Season, Post Hurricane Irma

    Sunday, September 10th, Hurricane Irma took direct aim at Southwest Florida, its eye rolling over Naples where it made landfall. The entire area spent weeks watching the storm grow to a monster, category 5+. Every little shift in its track made a potentially huge impact on what Southwest Florida would experience, as well as which …