Entries by LifeInNaples

AN INTRICATE WAVE OF BEAUTIFUL VOICES The GO Divas

GO Divas is Gulfshore Opera’s exciting, new, all female, vocal group. Comprised of six beautiful young ladies with finishing degrees in music, they perform a variety of classical vocal ensembles featuring rich harmonies, with piano accompaniment. Their repertoire spans the centuries from sacred works to lovely opera duets and trios to a cappella Swingle Singers […]

COVID-19 Research at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

In the past few months, Bascom Palmer’s scientific and clinical researchers have begun studying the impact of COVID-19 on optical tissues. “We have submitted nine proposals to various funding sources as of mid-June,” said BELINDA QUINTA, director of sponsored research programs. While COVID-19 has been found in ocular tissues and tears, the transmission process and […]

FIFTH AVENUE SOUTH ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP WITH PORSCHE NAPLES

FIFTH AVENUE SOUTH ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP   NAMING PORSCHE OFFICIAL VEHICLE OF THE AVENUE   The Fifth Avenue South Business Improvement District (BID) today announced an official sponsorship with Porsche Naples giving the local dealership industry exclusivity and naming Porsche as the official vehicle of Fifth Avenue South.  “We are very excited to collaborate with Porsche, which like […]

NAPLES SENIOR CENTER AWARDED MOORINGS PARK FOUNDATION GRANT

NAPLES SENIOR CENTER AWARDED MOORINGS PARK FOUNDATION GRANT FOR CONNECTING CAREGIVERS SUPPORT PROGRAM Naples Senior Center, a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive programs and social services for seniors, has been awarded a $75,000 grant from Moorings Park Foundation. These funds will be used for a multi-faceted support program for caregivers of family members with Alzheimer’s […]

Can a Dog Change a Person’s Life?

Dogs are smart, loving and adorable creatures. For some people, dogs are more than that. They are superheroes that change the lives of those who need them most.Local Naples resident Jim Rigg experienced this life-changing moment firsthand when he was matched Keebler, a fun-loving, yellow Lab and trained guide dog. Before a doctor summarily pronounced […]

THE LATIN DIVOS PREMIER IN NAPLES

Gulfshore Opera brings The Latin Divos to Naples The Latin Divos make their Southwest Florida debut in one of Gulfshore Opera’s Opera al Fresco(Open Air)series concerts on October 25, 2020 at 5 PM, “Divos & Dinner”: a Latin flavored evening in the beautiful botanical garden at The Club at the Strand in Naples. Born and raised in […]

Naples Children & Education Foundation Names Chief Development Officer

The Naples Children & Education Foundation (NCEF), founders of the Naples Winter Wine Festival, announced today the appointment of Tracy A. Connelly, CFRE, as its Chief Development Officer. In this role, Connelly will enhance the non-profit organization’s philanthropy in the areas of major giving, planned giving and endowments.  “We are delighted to welcome Tracy to […]