Entries by LifeInNaples

Healthcare Network of SW Florida announces new Vice President of Philanthropy.

Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida, a nonprofit organization working to ensure primary medical care is accessible to everyone in our community, regardless of ability to pay, announces Dr. Lou Traina has joined the organization as the vice president of philanthropy. Lou will serve as a key leadership team member managing the foundation’s fundraising and development strategies. He will primarily […]

NYC AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO COLLIER COUNTY STUDENTS

NAPLES YACHT CLUB CHAPTER OF INTERNATIONAL ORDER OF THE BLUE GAVEL AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO COLLIER COUNTY STUDENTS Dozens of students from schools across Collier County were awarded college scholarships this month by the Naples Yacht Club Chapter of the International Order of the Blue Gavel enabling them to proceed to college and further their education. […]

PARKINSON ASSOCIATION OF SW FL. HOSTS BINGO FOR BAGS & BAUBLES

Last year’s sold out Bingo event returns on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Stonebridge Country Club to benefit the Parkinson Association of Southwest Florida.It is anticipated over 200 people will gather to play Bingo for designer handbags and baubles. The designer handbags include: Louis Vuitton, Versace, Kate Spade and Burberry. Tickets are $55 per person […]

Life in Naples Magazine becomes Blue Zone Partner

 What began as a New York Times bestseller by National Geographic Fellow Dan Buettner has evolved into a global movement that’s inspiring people to live longer, more active lives with lower rates of chronic disease. From Sardinia, Italy, to Okinawa, Japan, to Loma Linda, California, people are living vibrant, active lives well into their hundreds. Buettner calls […]

Jewelry Lovers – Larimar Carving

Jewelry lovers and designers are always on task to acquire the best of the best when it comes to gemstones. Beauty is paramount of course. But rarity is a legitimate big draw too. Thoughtful  collectors aren’t going so much for volume but rather for special pieces when building their jewelry wardrobe. One of the most appealing stones we’ve examined in a long […]

NAPLES SENIOR CENTER NAMES JAFFE AS CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

The Naples Senior Center, a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive programs and social services for seniors, announced the appointment of Alan S. Jaffe as Chairman of the Board of Trustees. A resident of Naples, Jaffe has an extensive legal background and has supported the Naples Senior Center for several years. Prior to his retirement, Jaffe was Chairman and […]

Naples Children & Education Foundation Unveils Plans to Construct a Permanent Home

The Naples Children & Education Foundation (NCEF), the founding organization of the highly successful Naples Winter Wine Festival (NWWF), announced it is putting down long-term roots in the community with the construction of a permanent headquarters. The 15,000-square-foot office building will be located on property purchased by NCEF in the Eagle View Professional Park on Goodlette-Frank Road, just north of […]

The Truth is: Wonderful Naples On-The-Gulf

Confucius said that If names are not correct, language will not be in accordance with the truth of things. Dating experts say that good screen names signifies the truth of a person and as such attracts accordingly. There was talk a few years back about changing the name of the city of Naples to “Naples-on-the-Gulf”? […]