Newsmakers

Dream Wedding: An Exclusive Look at the Jay Hartington-Courtney Hansen Nuptials

The celeb couple was married in a gorgeous setting along the east coast of Sicily.
Newsmakers

Is Zack Dobbins a Tad Too Much? Yes—But in a Good Way

Spilling over with his talent for fashion, design and song, Zack Dobbins comes across as a charming blend of the ironic, the...
Newsmakers

Room at the Top?

How Southwest Florida’s women feel about their challenges in the workplace.
Newsmakers

Editorial: Purpose is What Drives Yemisi Oloruntola-Coates

Her title is System Director of Diversity and Patient Care Civil Rights at Lee Health—but her true role is much more.
Newsmakers

Rebeca Seitz is Working to Create a More Positive Culture

The Naples resident started SON Studios to make "media for good."
Newsmakers

Hero? Villain? Victim? Marni Sawicki Tells Her Story

The former mayor of Cape Coral looks back at the controversy that defined her tenure.
Newsmakers

How Barron Collier Got His County

Witness the shrewd way he cut through a thicket of rules, regulations and various personalities to create the county we know today.
Along the Gulfshore

Longtime Collier Clerk of Courts Dwight Brock Dies at Age 64

Brock, known for his hard-nosed approach to the job, served as clerk for more than 25 years.
Newsmakers

Q&A: Florida State Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto

"When I see something that isn’t respectful, I will not stay silent."
Newsmakers

Got a Fight? Call Carol Polis

The retired Cape Coral resident became the first professional female boxing judge years ago and has some colorful stories from her blood-and-glory...
Arts + Culture

Q&A: The Naples Players Executive Director Bryce Alexander

"The new structure adds an extra impetus on making sure each program is serving a more specific group of constituents."
Newsmakers

Joined at the Heart: Sue Monk Kidd's Tribute to Her Mother

The best-selling author writes about the mom who was always there for her.
Best Of

Best Memories: Professionally Departed

Those who resigned or retired—but not before leaving a lasting legacy in Southwest Florida.
Best Of

Best Comebacks Post-Irma

Hurricane Irma hit Southwest Florida hard. But it didn't knock us out. Here's just a few of the stories of resilience and...