Artist Profile

Livin’ On a Prayer

For Marvin Rouse, each brushstroke is a message from a higher power.

Light Fantastic

More than just a beacon of days gone by, the Sanibel Island Lighthouse shines brightly with possibilities for tomorrow.
Artist Profile

On Message

For artist and art professor Dana Roes, the canvas is a vehicle for communication.
Table Service

Life’s a Picnic

Our beaches and lush green spaces provide the ideal backdrop for the modern, made-to-order picnic.
Table Service

It’s Quite Easy Eating Green

Plant-based dining reaches new heights through special menus at fine restaurants and a bumper crop of local vegetable-focused cafes.
Wine Watch

That’s Amarone

This Italian wine is defined by more than its terroir—a special drying technique creates a memorable, fruit-forward bottle.

A Thing of Beauty

With a holistic take on aging and beauty, aesthetics doctor Irene Gladstein provides a fresh take on cosmetic enhancements.

The Naples Pier

From its debut in 1888 through its many restorations, the 12th Avenue South wharf marks the passage of time.

Troubadour Truths

Songwriters Anna Wilson and Monty Powell create a new life and hit songs together at their creative oasis on the Isles of...
Wine Watch

Willamette Valley’s New Darling

An ageworthy and expressive pinot noir from a youthful region takes the limelight.
Artist Profile

Shaping Her Destiny

Tracy Gurdian, the ceramicist behind Tovari Designs, has learned some of life’s most important lessons from clay.

Our Place in the Sun

Ahead of the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club shuttering its doors this month, the Watkins children reflect on growing up at...

Social Studies

Southwest Florida Community Foundation launches a bold experiment in community problem-solving, guided by the principles that author and activist Dan Pallotta has...

Road to Restoration

A historic $250 million bill marks a big step forward for the Everglades’ future, starting with the construction of an essential reservoir.

Checking In

Two The Ritz-Carlton resorts in Naples unveil splashy upgrades to their picturesque properties.