Newsmakers

FGCU President Mike Martin Tells All About His First Year

Between an $8 million budget cut and Hurricane Irma, Martin had his work cut out for him his rookie year.
Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Stories: The Glue that Holds the City Together

City Clerk Dottie Joiner was honored in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Hurricane Irma

Editorial: Lighter Moments in Demanding Times

Dan Summers shares stories from his career in emergency services.
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

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

The Real-Life Adventures of Randy Wayne White

The best-selling author of the Doc Ford series far outdoes his fictional character in pursuit of exciting exploits.
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...