Entries by LifeInNaples

Naples, FL Oct. 30, 2013 — New Journey Weight Loss and Wellness is excited to announce the Grand Opening of their new business located in Naples, Florida on October 28, 2013. Owner, Dina Dogum-Smith has been helping South Florida residents lose weight for over 17 years. Dina has personally coached thousands of weight loss clients […]

Keep The Spirit of 45 Alive

On November 9, 2013, Collier County launched its inaugural Honor Flight. 110 people (ages 100- 26) 51 Veterans, 51 Guardians along with support staff and media, within 21 hours, launched from Naples Airport on their way to Washington, DC to see the WWII, Korean, Vietnam and Iwo Jima Memorials as well as Arlington Cemetery and […]

Great Times and Great Work

In 2000, a small group of friends came together to meld their love of wine with their love of community, setting their sights on creating a wine festival that would rival the world’s greatest ones. And so the Naples Winter Wine Festival was born. These visionary people also created the Naples Children & Education Foundation, […]

Chef’s Column – Shula’s

Next time you visit Shula’s Steak House in the Naples Hilton I recommend the 24 oz. Porterhouse. Not only is it Legendary Coach Don Shula’s favorite steak, it also gives you the best cuts of beef on one steak. It has a strip steak on one side and a filet on the other, the strip […]

Florida Companies To Watch Award

My Shower Door has been recognized as a recipient of the 2013 Florida Companies to Watch award, an honor presented by GrowFL at the University of Central Florida. In its 3rd year, Florida Companies to Watch is presented by GrowFL in association with the Edward Lowe Foundation. Fifty companies from across the state of Florida […]

Exciting Winter Season for Immokalee Foundation

The Immokalee Foundation (TIF) is committed to improving the lives of the children of Immokalee and creating tomorrow’s workforce. In 2009, TIF transitioned from a grant-awarding organization to an operational not-for-profit organization focused on educational programs. This winter season, TIF is launching new and exciting events where individuals can participate and make a difference for […]

Serving the Most Vulnerable – Smart 911

The Naples community is fortunate to be the beneficiary of a variety of programs offered by the Collier County Sheriff ’s Office. Services run the gamut from drug education, trafficking, Youth Relations Officers, Victim and Witness Assistance and a speaker’s forum. Actually the list is so extensive that it is not possible to be inclusive […]

Journey Back to a Paris Past

David Lawrence Center is hosting its signature fundraiser, “Under the Eiffel Tower; A Journey to 1920’s Paris” on January 17th. The event is now in its 7th year and other destinations have included Monte Carlo, Rio De Jineiro, St. Petersburg (Russia), Hong Kong, Havana and Venice (Italy). The 2014 event will be held at The […]