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Clewiston Academy Student Honored at State Board of Education Meeting

Clewiston Academy Student Honored at State Board of Education Meeting    The Commissioner of Education, Pam Stewart, recognized outstanding college students during the State Board of Education meeting at LaBelle High School on March 27. One of those students is Trent Brown, a junior at the Collegiate Academy at Clewiston High School.   “Trent Brown […]

BSU board elects officers

BSU board elects officers   The Bonita Springs Utilities Inc. board of directors has elected Robert Bachman president, Brian Farrar vice president, and Ben Nelson Jr. secretary. Mike Malloy was reelected treasurer for a second term. Bachman is owner/president of WBG SW Florida Inc. A board member since 2000, he has served previous terms as […]

Middle East Expert Speaks at Scholarship Lunch Honoring Students

Middle East expert speaks at April 6 lunch Four scholarship students to be recognized   WHO:                   The Speakers Assembly of Southwest Florida   WHAT:                 Attendees of The Speakers Assembly of Southwest Florida’s final luncheon of the season will hear from Middle East scholar Steven Cook. Cook will present: “Protest, Democracy and Violence in the […]

Finalists Revealed for 10th Annual SWFL Technology Awards

The Southwest Florida Regional Technology Partnership (RTP) has announced the finalists for the 10th annual Technology Awards. CenturyLink, IBM and the Gannett Foundation are Pinnacle sponsors of the RTP and the Premier sponsors are Hertz and 21st Century Oncology. The finalists for the CenturyLink Innovention Award given to a company that has invented or demonstrated […]

Three Bonita Chamber staff receive Guests First certification

Three Bonita Chamber staff members earned their Certified Guest Service Professional designation April 12 at a ceremony held at the Lee County Administration Building: Dawn Brewer, Charles Stanisce and Breanne Winter. They join Bonita Chamber Director of Special Projects, Cindy Burgess, as CGSP-designated staff members.   “We are proud to continue to support the Guests […]

Two guys and a kitchen: Family catering company expands into restaurant business

At a party of more than 100 people, brothers Larry and Peter Falisi used a chef’s knife and scissors to cut the ribbon in front of their new restaurant. Two Guys Kitchen & Catering, located at 1230 Airport-Pulling Road North in Naples, is a 20-seat restaurant as well as home base for the three-year-old catering […]