December 22, 2014

Southwest

Final Frontier

Growth is coming to Florida's heartland. Who gets to say where it goes and how? Read more »
Published on 7/1/2006

Southwest Florida Business Briefs - June 2006

Clearwater, Fort Myers, Lake Wales, Naples, Oldsmar, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Tampa, Venice. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2006

Stepping Up to the Plate

Baseball fans turned out in droves to watch their favorite Major Leaguers this spring. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2006

Southwest Florida Players - May 2006

Shelley Broader, Ashok Dhingra, Chase Wolf, Gonzalo Romero, Scott Whitney, Greg Williams, Janet, McNew. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2006

Cash Rich

Florida added 184 banking offices in 2005, up from the 165 in 2004. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2006

Mixing Meth

Last fall, the country's drug czar, John Walter, announced a plan to target methamphetamine production and use in 23 U.S. cities. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2006

Rich County, Poor County

It's a tale of two worlds across the 10-county region of Southwest Florida. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2006

Southwest Florida Business Briefs - March 2006

Bonita Springs, Clearwater, Fort Myers, Lakeland, Sarasota, Tampa, Winter Haven. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2006

Too Expensive

Naples ranked as the most overvalued of all housing markets in the nation. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2006

Southwest Florida Players - March 2006

Steve Raymund, Ron Getman, William Dalton, Moji Abimbola, John Tosch, Dennis Slater, Steve Hiteman. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2006

Southwest Florida Players - Feb. 2006

Mel Sembler, Marty Nealon, Lucie Ayer, Wit Ostrenko, Blaine Brownell. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

Southwest Florida Business Briefs - Feb. 2006

Brandon, Clearwater, Fort Myers, Polk County, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Tampa. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

Renters Paradise

Sarasota ranked higher than any other Florida city in a recent survey of 95 "livable cities" for renters, based on satisfaction, affordability and vacancy. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

In the Groove

Paul Mattison, the superchef till 2001 of the much-mourned Golden Spoon-winning Summerhouse on Siesta Key, lost no time getting his groove back. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

Southwest Florida Players - Jan. 2006

Andrew Friedman, Gerry Hunsicker, Terry Turner, James Goehler, John James, William Furst, Jenny "Dian" Adams, Cathleen Allman, Theresa Schefstad. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Southwest Florida Business Briefs - Jan. 2006

Clearwater, Collier & Lee Counties, Fort Myers, Manatee County, Sarasota County, St. Petersburg, Tampa. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

The Past Resurfaces

From 1961 through 1996, Loral American Beryllium Co. manufactured ultraprecise machine parts at its Tallevast Road plant in Manatee County. The company was also discharging toxic chemical waste. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Southwest Florida Business Briefs - Dec. 2005

Charlotte County, Dunedin, Fort Myers, Manatee County, Naples, St. Petersburg, Tampa. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Late-Season Blow

Hurricane Wilma took a $180-million swipe at the state's citrus growers when it tore through southwest Florida in late October. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

On the Fly

In 2000, Vanderbilt Partners planned to build a high-rise condominium complex on 532 acres near Wiggins Pass in north Naples. But the parcel was home to an active eagle's nest. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

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