Archive for the ‘Naples’ Category

Kick Off Stone Crab Claw Season

*Pinchers Crab Shack opens season with 5th Annual Event*

The 2014 stone crab season is just around the corner, opening on Oct. 15 and Pinchers is ready! Once again coordinating Stone Crab Fest with the Old Naples Waterfront Association and Naples Convention and Visitors Bureau, Oct. 24 – 26 will be a weekend of food and fun starring of course, the stone crab. It’s also a chance to explore the beautiful Naples waterfront with activities on land and by water in and around Bayfront, Naples B…

Fifth Avenue South Launches New Umbrella Program

“Fifth Avenue South has you covered!”  The Fifth Avenue South Business Improvement District (BID) (www.FifthAvenueSouth.com) – in partnership with the Downtown Visitor Information Center and American Promotional Products – announced its new complimentary umbrella program at a launch event Tuesday at Sugden Plaza.  Naples Mayor John Sorey; Fifth Avenue South Executive Director Lise Sundrla; Naples Chamber President John Cox; Lori Lou Waddell with the Downtown Visitor Information Center…

Star Treatment at La Riviera Beauty & Fashion Clinic

Over 40 women enjoyed the star treatment at Tuesday’s “La Riviera Beauty & Fashion Clinic” that was hosted by Marilyn’s Distinctive European Fashion and Philip Douglas Salon at Marilyn’s Distinctive European Fashion’s new location – 375 Fifth Avenue South in Naples.  This complimentary, all-day affair featured four mini-seminars combining fashion tips from Marilyn Hellman, owner of Marilyn’s Distinctive European Fashion, with skincare and makeup tips from Philip Douglas, owner…

Specials on Sightseeing and Jet Boat Adventures

CityFest 2014 at Tin City is almost here and Pure Naples is more than ready for another exciting celebration this year! This year’s event starts on Saturday, May 3rd and runs until Sunday, May 11th, offering a wide variety of local activities and events for everyone to enjoy.

In celebration they’re offering sightseeing cruises and jet boat rides for $20 the entire weekend of the Blues, Brews and BBQ event, May 10th and May 11th.

Throughout CityFest, Pure Naples wil…

Walking Challenge Raises Over $20,000

Baby Basics raised just over $20,000 at its 5th annual Walking Challenge hosted on January 25 at North Collier Regional Park.

Over 200 people took part in this ever popular, family-friendly event that included a 1.5 to 6-mile walk in park to increase public awareness about Baby Basics, a volunteer organization that provides free diapers and kindness to over 300 infants and toddlers from low-income, working families in Collier County and Bonita Springs.

“This year’s Walking Chal…

Italian wine series at Angelina’s Ristorante

Angelina’s Ristorante will feature an Italian wine series through May.

The exclusive wine experiences will explore Italy’s diverse and rich culinary traditions through delectable courses and perfectly paired wines created by Manager and Sommelier Angela Morales and Executive Chef Sarah Grueneberg.

The featured dates and details are:

Feb. 12 - “Tuscan Hunt.” Five-courses inspired by the famed region of Tuscany, known for its landscapes, traditions, history, artistic legacy and i…

Distinctive European Fashion

Marilyn’s Distinctive European Fashion is pleased to announce that it has relocated just down the street from its former location to 375 Fifth Avenue South.

The new space – which features an additional 2,000 square feet of floor space, making it three times larger than the previous location – was designed to provide a chic, fun, and sexy environment that is exciting and always enjoyable to visit. Owner, Marilyn Hellman, has expanded the store’s incomparable selection of the very fin…

Home of LPGA Tour

Road to the LPGA Heads to Former Home of LPGA Tour Founder

The Symetra Tour is pleased to announce it will head to Southwest Florida in 2014 for the inaugural Chico’s Patty Berg Memorial.

The 2014 Chico’s Patty Berg Memorial will take place April 28th – May 4th and will feature a 144-player field at Cypress Lake Country Club in Fort Myers, Fl. The Dick Wilson designed golf course has history with the LPGA Tour as it served as the home club for one of the LPGA’s 13 founders, Patty Ber…

Real Estate… A Perspective On Value

The real estate market in southwest Florida continues to strengthen and the popularity of the warm sub tropic climate remains high. It’s not a mystery as the area offers modest condos from under $200,000 to estate sized single family homes and luxury high rise condos at over $10,000,000.

 

Market activity has been described as a “torrid sales pace” with total YTD 2013 home sales in Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero at 8,481 compared to total 2012 home sales of 11,930. Prices are st…

Imperial Golf Club Debuts New Web Site

Imperial Golf Club, Naples’ premier, private golf club, is pleased to announce the debut of its completely redesigned website, located at www.ImperialGolfClub.org. The new site reflects the club’s recognized brand with a simplified design, easy navigation, and up-to-the-minute tools.

“This new web site represents the club’s commitment to providing the very latest in technology to our members and those interested in becoming a member of Imperial Golf Club. We are thrilled with the …