Guadalupe Resale Shop launches ‘Boutique Bash’ social events

NAPLES – Guadalupe Resale Shop has announced a new “Boutique Bash” donation program that allows party hosts to incorporate a charity collection event into their social gatherings. Churches, businesses, community groups and neighborhood associations can host a “Boutique Bash” at any location, requesting that each invited guest brings at least one donation for the Guadalupe […]

Food Safety Alert-Romaine Lettuce

CDC is advising that U.S. consumers not eat any romaine lettuce, and retailers and restaurants not serve or sell any, until we learn more about the outbreak. This investigation is ongoing and the advice will be updated as more information is available. Consumers who have any type of romaine lettuce in their home should not […]

One injured in crash involving a Collier County school bus

COLLIER COUNTY – One person was seriously injured after a crash in Collier County involving a school bus and two other cars. The crash occurred at Golden Gate Boulevard and 2nd Street when 38-year-old Jack Craft of Naples, driving a Ford F-250, rear-ended a car that was stopped for a school bus dropping kids off […]

Collier County Community Nook Project Grand Opening at The Florida Department of Health

Naples — In conjunction with Health Care Network of Southwest Florida, The Florida Department of Health in Collier County (DOH-Collier) is holding a ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of The Collier County Community Nook Project. The ceremony will be held on Tuesday, November 27 from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. at DOH-Collier’s Naples […]

Rincon speaks at Chamber Breakfast

Last Wednesday, November 07, at the monthly Chamber Breakfast meeting. The Immokalee Chamber of Commerce announced the Christmas around the World Parade & Snow Gala Grand Parade Marshal and Co- Parade Marshal for 2018. They are Frank Rincon and Rev. Lori Snell. Grand Parade Marshal, Frank Rincon also came to the Chamber Breakfast meeting to […]

Frank Rincon selected as Grand Parade Marshal of the Christmas Around the World Parade

Frank Rincon and his entire family has lived in Immokalee a lifetime. Frank graduated from Immokalee High School in 1992. Frank enlisted in the US Navy and became certified as an aircraft structural mechanic. He was then stationed at Naval Airstation Whidbey Island in Washington State where he served as a mechanic of squadron VAQ […]

Collier County UF/IFAS Extension Hosts ‘Gifts from the Garden’

Start planning for the holiday season with the UF/IFAS Extension Collier County team as they present the ‘Gifts from the Garden’ workshop from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Saturday, November 10, at the Pioneer Museum at Robert’s Ranch, 1215 Roberts Avenue, Immokalee, Florida 34143. This workshop will teach participants how to make homemade gifts using […]

Domestic Animal Services offers free adoptions for Veterans and active Military

Collier County Domestic Animal Services (DAS) is honoring those who have and are serving in the military the week of Veterans Day, through Saturday, November 10 active, retired and honorably discharged veterans can adopt pets at no cost. “Veterans Day is a time to show our respect and honor those who have sacrificed so much […]

Farmer Market Saturdays start this weekend in Ave Maria

AVE MARIA – Ave Maria announces a weekly farmers market to be held every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. from November 4, through April 27, 2019 in the Ave Maria Town Center. The outdoor market is open to the public and will feature several different vendors which may include fresh locally grown produce […]

The Immokalee Foundation launches new scholarship

NAPLES – The Immokalee Foundation has launched a new Travel Scholarship Fund to support students who attend colleges far away from their hometown. The new fund is being supported by proceeds from The Dazzling World of Travel event presented by Preferred Travel of Naples and 50 of their luxury travel partners this coming February. While […]