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...
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.
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Q&A: Florida SouthWestern State College Men's Basketball Head Coach Marty Richter

"I’m doing the laundry and watching video tape."
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Jennifer Trammell Takes Charge … with a Smile

The former television news anchor is emerging as a strong presence in the young professional community in Southwest Florida.
Along the Gulfshore

Six Southwest Floridians on Billionaires List

Shahid Khan once again comes in as the richest in our area.
Newsmakers

One-On-One: Collier County Commissioner Penny Taylor

"Doesn’t it bother anyone else that we are thinking about development project by project?"
Along the Gulfshore

Fort Myers Philanthropist and Businessman Tom Cronin Dies

Among his many contributions to Lee County, Cronin revitalized the Shell Factory.
Newsmakers

The Genius of Greg Asbed (Just Don't Call Him A Genius)

The MacArthur Fellow has worked wonders for local farm workers but shuns the attention to his considerable talents.
Along the Gulfshore

Former NBC2 Traffic Reporter Designs 'Cap Wigs' for Cancer Patients

When Natasha Verma was diagnosed with cancer at age 23, she searched for a high-quality solution to the hair loss she experienced.
Newsmakers

Secrets of the Fundraising Superstars

Six of Southwest Florida's premier fundraisers give us insight into how they operate.
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One-On-One: President and CEO of Lee Health Dr. Larry Antonucci

“Now we have to be concerned about what happens when people go home from the hospital.”
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Barbara Bush and the Battle for Women’s Health

Barbara Pierce Bush (W’s daughter) is taking a very active role in improving conditions here and around the world.
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Newt Gingrich: Rating the Presidents I’ve Known

Newt Gingrich speaks out on the political culture and where he thinks we’re heading.