Hammer and Hand

This Naples Builder Draws From a Century of Local Heritage

A descendant of an Everglades City pioneer, Michael Murphy expands on his family's legacy with his boutique construction company, Hammer and Hand.
Tomato from Cultivate Abundance farms

The Immokalee Nonprofit Mitigating Food Insecurity

Every week, hunger relief nonprofit Cultivate Abundance distributes homegrown, culturally appropriate foods to Immokalee.
Dena Rae Hancock

Naples’ Leading Lady of Philanthropy

Dena Rae Hancock dedicates her personal and professional life to serving others.
Elaine Newton

Behind-the-Scenes with Artis—Naples’ Film and Literature Guru

Elaine Newton regularly sells out the room for her book and film series at Artis—Naples.
Charlette Roman

Meet a key player in the fight for water quality and conservation in Southwest Florida

Marco Island's Charlette Roman is considered a dynamo in the water conservation space and a hero to those who value the future...
Home of Kathleen Kapnick

An environmental steward continues her family’s legacy

Kathleen Kapnick works to restore balance in Southwest Florida's delicate ecosystems.
elly Kirk, Holly Levingston-Dudley and Carrie Doxsee

The women leading the future of the Everglades Seafood Festival

Three fishing industry descendants revived the festival post-COVID, with a bigger focus on local food and a record-breaking year. Expect more Gulf...
Peter Jacobsen

Retired Pro Golfer Peter Jacobsen Gives Back to the Community Through the Game

Peter Jacobsen may be retired now, but the former pro-golfer fosters his community by giving back to and through the sport he...
Love Your Rebellion

Rebel Yell

Cape Coral’s Angela Page amplifies marginalized BIPOC, LGBTQ and neurodiverse voices through her arts-centric nonprofit, Love Your Rebellion.
Ballroom dancer Iveta Lukošiutė

One, Two Step

There’s nothing routine about the steps professional ballroom dancer Iveta Lukošiutė took on her journey to open a dance studio in Naples.
239 Flies Fly Fishing

Lord of the Flies

Led by a fly-tying master and his best friend, Bonita Springs’ 239 Flies inspires a new legion of fly-fishermen in Southwest Florida.
Flamingo's at the Wonder Gardens


Ninth-generation local David Rahahę•tih Webb returns to the region, ready to transform the 86-year-old Wonder Gardens.
Norman Love chocolates

Norman Love and the Chocolate Factory

For 20 years, the pastry chef has produced the area’s greatest chocolates. Now, he takes his gourmet delights to another level.
Henri Noël jewelry sitting on a table

Bling Ring

Naples-based jewelry label Henri Noël democratizes diamonds.
Sallie Hirshberg, owner of SH Modern Art in Fort Myers

The Counselor

Sallie Hirshberg, owner of SH Modern Art in Fort Myers, is a wonder at educating, advising and brokering an art deal.