Archive for April 26th, 2012

FPL period for solar photovoltaic rebate program on May 3

Florida Power & Light Company announced today that beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 3, customers interested in installing a solar-powered photovoltaic (PV) system can apply for 2012 incentive funding.

 

As part of an ongoing pilot program approved by the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) to help reduce energy consumption and peak demand, FPL will offer PV solar rebates on a first-come, first-served basis for residential and business customers.

 

“We know FPL customer…

The Climate And Education Of New York

The cities that people want to go include the names of many American cities and New York is one of them. This is due to the reason because the city has developed so much that it looks like a whole new world with all the sky scrapers and other facilities and the natural beauty that has be enhanced so much that it does not look ordinary. Every place in the city is worth seeing and it is always filled with tourist and people are moving to the city all over the year to enjoy the best atmosphere of t…

CHAN TO EMCEE SPEAK UP! AGAINST ABUSE

Abuse Counseling & Treatment, Inc., Children’s Advocacy Center of Southwest Florida and PACE Center for Girls of Lee County announced that Mei-Mei Chan, President and Publisher of The News-Press Media Group, will emcee the first annual “Speak Up! Breaking the Silence of Abuse” event from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at Harborside Event Center in downtown Fort Myers.

 

Sponsored by Fort Myers Police Department, Lee County Sheriff’s Office, The News-Press Media …

ZONTA FOUNDATION AWARDS $8,900 TO SWFAS

The Zonta Foundation of Southwest Florida has awarded an $8,900 grant to Southwest Florida Addiction Services (SWFAS) to provide educational needs for women recovering from substance abuse at SWFAS’ Transitional Living Center on Dixie Parkway in Fort Myers.

 

                The money will be used to purchase computers, software and educational materials for about 25 women in recovery to enable them to complete coursework and file job applications.

 

The overall goa…

Derby Day Gala at SBDAC

Grab your grand hats and head to the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center for “An Evening at the Kentucky Derby” on Saturday, May 5 from 5:30-9 p.m. A “Run for the Roses” viewing party and fundraiser  will be held as the final event of the “Dinner with Berne” series to benefit the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center’s multi-million dollar building restoration project. 

 

Guests will view the Run for the Roses pre-show, followed by the “most exciting two minutes in sports” whi…