OPINION A4 PROFILE IN PARADISE A6 HEALTHY LIVING A36 PETS A38 NETWORKING B8-11 REAL ESTATE B13 OPEN HOUSE MAP B38 PUZZLES C10 BOOK REVIEW C25 ANTIQUES C28-29 SOCIETY C35-37 VINO & CUISINE C38-39 PRSRT STD U.S. POSTAGE PAID FORT MYERS, FL PERMIT NO. 715 INSIDE www.FloridaWeekly.com Vol. IV, No. 23 FREE WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Download our FREE App todayAvailable on the iTunes App Store. Living the DreamShakespeare in Paradise troupe brings Midsummer Night to the stage. C1 Take a tabletSWF workplaces embrace the latest technology. B1 Luck o the IrishIt was a perfect day for a parade. A12 Films in Fort MyersA guide to the second annual Fort Myers Film Festival. C31-C34 The Naples Children & Education Foundation and Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida recently distributed the 1 millionth pound of food for underprivileged and at-risk Collier County children and their families at Avalon Elementary School in East Naples. The food distribution drew 350 families who loaded cardboard boxes with carrots, apples, cabbages, onions, potatoes and other produce along with canned goods, cereal and meat. Twenty-five volunteers assisted with registering the families and helping them select groceries from the mobile food pantry branded with the Lunch Boxes of Love logo. ELAYNE JACKSON REFUSED TO BECOME THE WORST STAtistic, in part by wearing a helmet. It was the first in a list of several things she did right as a bicyclist in North Naples traffic but it was the only one that paid off. The worst statistic is listed under Fatality. It occurs often enough in Florida to give the Sunshine State its infamous tag: Most Dangerous the most dangerous state in the union for bicyclists and pedestrians, according to Transportation for America, an organization that collects data from all 50 states. What happened to the 45-year-old Ms. Jackson, a fit, everyday Neapolitan bicyclist, very nearly put her in the grave. She found herself halted in traffic and waiting to turn left from Vanderbilt Beach Road onto U.S. 41 northbound, in the middle of the afternoon on Feb. 29.Reducing food insecurity one pound at a timeMost dangerousThe dangers of bicycling make Florida ...BY ROGER WILLIAMSrwilliams@ oridaweekly.com SEE CYCLING, A8 JACKSONSEE FOOD, A18 SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY WWW.FORTMYERSFILMFESTIVAL.COMFORT MYERS FILM FESTIVALMARCH 21-25, 2012OFFICIAL GUIDE 2012 (239) 333-1933MAMBO MAN, THE STORY OF PEDRO CUBAN PETE AGUILAR MARCH 22 AT 6 P.M. AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE The Fort Myers Film Festivalwww.fortmyersfilmfestival.com T he h F ort M yers F ilm F estival valcom FMff The edge has come to Fort M yers POSTER BY DAN LINEHAN FMFFofficialguide2012printing.indd 1 COURTESY PHOTO Armani Castillo
www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA2 NEWS WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 This weeks Fort Myers Film Festival is unprecedented in the region as a life litmus test. Fail to find something on the sumptuous 77-film menu of domestic and foreign works that you cant live without and obviously youve stopped breathing. In which case, hang up immediately and call 9-1-1. Even my 84-year-old mother, who has been blind since she was 45, wanted to come from 2,000 miles away to see a FMFF film. The hell with eyes, she probably figured. I intend to see that movie about Kaziah Hancock. Like Ms. Hancock, my mother is a Westerner. Thats the way she thinks, and its the way you should think, too. From any direction and distance from Naples, Punta Gorda, Looneyville, Texas, or Toad Suck, Ark. (real places, all) youd do well to pick a film or five, and come and imbibe. Created and organized by Eric Raddatz, FMFF is a cultural soiree that mixes independent dramas and documentaries with two other ingredients: the lively people who make movies and the luminous revelations that great art always air-lifts unexpectedly into our base-camp sensibilities. Find the complete schedule inside our Arts & Entertainment section this week and also at www.fortmyersfilmfestival.com. Undeniably, my pitch smacks of the most virulent nepotism (a highly underrated virtue when I employ it, but a terrible sin against God and man when others do). Mr. Raddatz, after all, is very nearly family. He came to my wedding 11 years ago this month, when he was only beginning to think about film as more than an avocation. Every seven days now he designs Florida Weeklys section fronts, creating images for our singular feature and news reports with a graphic power that no other artist in the Sunshine State can match. Whenever I win awards for stories, Mr. Raddatz has designed them so compellingly that the judges become intoxicated by art, violating every rule of sobriety that currently shackles judges in journalism contests. Then, grinning like lushes, they hand me the prizes for writing.Mr. Raddatz has now done with cinema what, say, Robert and Carrie Cacioppo have done with stage plays at Florida Repertory Theatre; or what Myra Daniels and a cast of thousands have done with painting, sculpture and music at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts in Naples; or what Randy Wayne White and Jeff Lindsay have done with the novel from their coastal hidey-holes; or what Clyde and Niki Butcher have done with photography in the Big Cypress; or what Andrew Kurtz and Amy Padilla have done with accessible classical music at the Gulf Coast Symphony.Like each of them, Mr. Raddatz has created a compelling gravity of art that begins right here and draws in the world. How? Glancing in his car wont tell you, thats for sure. Any more than looking around the edges of Picassos messy studio would have told you how he created some of the worlds greatest paintings. Papers, DVDs, CDs, clothes, fast-food wrappers, chaos all the good stuff is there, piled on passenger seats and floors. But when Mr. Raddatz is in the car, the other good stuff is also present: poise, charisma, wit, curiosity, intelligence, experience, ego, insecurity, tolerance, determination, confidence, ambition, charm and Chicago (his hometown). Everything an artist needs. Also, religion and talent. I say that because I suspect that Mr. Raddatz, himself a filmmaker, writer and actor, has struggled with religion (the kind that might not appreciate self-expression), to assert his own talent (the kind that requires self-expression). But why in movies? Let me make another guess: Because movies have the power to affect more people with the full deck words, sounds and images together than any other art form. Theyve certainly affected me with that power. The first one I ever saw, on a summer evening in 1958 when the Rocky Mountains stood up like sharp waves against the lustrous sheen of dusk, was a short feature about western animals. Probably Disney. In full color. To ever feel so much awestruck excitement again, Id have to land on Mars or spot a mastodon in the north woods or watch my father walk back out of the eternal night, to take me to the movies one more time. With Daddy sitting patiently beside me, I recall a bear scratching his behind against a tree while a dark theater full of children erupted in laughter. I recall a wolverine chewing into a trappers cabin while a dark theater full of children erupted in silence. I recall the syrupy bass of a narrators voice describing animals always seemingly on the verge of comic speech. As magic as that was, it wasnt a real movie, except in form. Real movies, like any art of story on the stage, in the novel or merely in the telling only ever offer variations on three subjects: love, war and death. All of which George Stevens took on in his great 1953 movie, Shane, powered by a screenplay from the fine American novelist A.B. Guthrie Jr. and made on location in Wyoming. That was the second film I ever saw, and Ive never gotten over it. Shane was about courage, grit, generosity and self-sacrifice, and so is the 27-minute documentary about Kaziah Hancock of Manti, Utah (Kaziah the Goat Woman). Ms. Hancock, a farmer and portrait painter, is just as tough and generous as the fictional hero in the old Western, and almost as tough as my mother. Like Shane once did, now Ms. Hancock, as real as rain, has ridden off the silver screen and into the valley of our lives, courtesy of Kathleen Dolan, the producer, Amy Duzinski, the director, and Eric Raddatz, the Fort Myers Film Festival wizard. See, this is where I get to be a mother, Ms. Hancock says in the first line of the movie, eyeballing the camera like a gunfighter. Thirty girls, all pregnant hell, yes. Mama Kaziah. Grinning like the wide West, then she starts forking hay into the goat pen. My kind of woman. May we welcome her this week to the Fort Myers Film Festival with many others, and may they remain here in our hearts forever. Going to the movies rogerWILLIAMS email@example.comCOMMENTARY Question: I get up to urinate two to three times every night. I usually go right back to sleep, but sometimes I am tired the next day. Is this normal?Answer: This condition is called nocturia and can be caused by a number of dierent issues. 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www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA4 NEWS WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 richLOWRYSpecial to Florida Weekly OPINIONHire me amyGOODMANSpecial to Florida Weekly In all the meetings hes had with his political team, one wonders if anyone has ever told Mitt Romney, Be yourself. If someone did, Romney surely would want to see the PowerPoint presentation and all the supporting evidence before taking such daring, counterintuitive advice. But Romney could do worse than letting it all hang out, which, for him, means buttoning up and diving into the data for some rigorously bloodless analysis. Mitt Romneys foremost sin as a politician has always been trying too hard. His gaffes tend to come from straining to identify with people. On defense over the downsizing work of Bain? Say you once feared getting pink slips yourself. ... In Detroit? Say Ann Romney drives a couple of Cadillacs. ... At a NASCAR event alien to you? Say you know some of the owners. If Romney is the Republican nominee, he would be wise to resist all the advice hell get on how to forge the kind of connection with voters that has heretofore escaped him. He should play by different rules: Dont go out of your way to empathize. Dont tell anyone about your passions. Dont share endearing personal stories. Romney is a fundamentally decent man who has been true to his family and his faith. Hes even-tempered to a fault and personally polite (if politically ruthless). But he wont win the Would you want to have a beer with him? contest with Obama. Romney is a workmanlike politician. His pitch for himself should be that hell be an equally workmanlike president. Although it hasnt set the GOP on fire, his truest, most natural message is that hes a turnaround artist the guy who can rationally evaluate a situation, come up with a plan and execute it. His case has to include a vision of a better America. But his implicit slogan should be No one ever regretted hiring Mitt Romney to do a job. Romney has been the default candidate in the Republican nomination fight and will inevitably be the default candidate in the general-election campaign, if hes the nominee. Voters will first decide if they are inclined to retire President Obama. Then, they will ask whether Romney is acceptable. As a politician, sheer acceptability is one of his most prized qualities. No chiliastic expectations will attach to Romney. No one will expect him to turn back the tides. Thats just as well. The messianic model of the 2008 Obama campaign is vaguely unrepublican and must, by its very nature, disappoint. Romneys promise is more pedestrian, if less juvenile: to comb through the federal books. When Barack Obama made the same pledge during his first campaign, it was laughably insincere. One imagines Romney literally doing it, at all hours and with relish. For all Romneys flaws, there are worse men to make president at a time when the federal government needs to be transformed and the economy made more efficient. In 2008, Obama asked the nation to do itself the favor of allowing him to bestow on it all his history-making grandeur. In 2012, if he gets the chance, Romney should ask the nation something much more basic: Hire me. Rich Lowry is editor of the National Review.Terror, trauma and the endless Afghan warWe may never know what drove a U.S. Army staff sergeant to head out into the Afghan night and allegedly murder at least 16 civilians in their homes, among them nine children and three women. The massacre near Belambai, in Kandahar, Afghanistan, has shocked the world and intensified the calls for an end to the longest war in U.S. history. The attack has been called tragic, which it surely is. But when Afghans attack U.S. forces, they are called terrorists. That is, perhaps, the inconsistency at the core of U.S. policy, that democracy can be delivered through the barrel of a gun, that terrorism can be fought by terrorizing a nation. I did it, the alleged mass murderer said as he returned to the forward operating base outside Kandahar, that southern city called the heartland of the Taliban. He is said to have left the base at 3 a.m. and walked to three nearby homes, methodically killing those inside. One farmer, Abdul Samad, was away at the time. His wife, four sons, and four daughters were killed. Some of the victims had been stabbed, some set on fire. Samad told The New York Times, Our government told us to come back to the village, and then they let the Americans kill us. The massacre follows massive protests against the U.S. militarys burning of copies of the Quran, which followed the video showing U.S. Marines urinating on the corpses of Afghans. Two years earlier, the notorious kill team of U.S. soldiers that murdered Afghan civilians for sport, posing for gruesome photos with the corpses and cutting off fingers and other body parts as trophies, also was based near Kandahar. In response, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta rolled out a string of cliches, reminding us that war is hell. Panetta visited Camp Leatherneck in Helmand province, near Kandahar, this week on a previously scheduled trip that coincidentally fell days after the massacre. The 200 Marines invited to hear him speak were forced to leave their weapons outside the tent. NBC News reported that such instructions were highly unusual, as Marines are said to always have weapons on hand in a war zone. Earlier, upon his arrival, a stolen truck raced across the landing strip toward his plane, and the driver leapt out of the cab, on fire, in an apparent attack. The violence doesnt just happen in the war zone. Back in the U.S., the wounds of war are manifesting in increasingly cruel ways.The 38-year-old staff sergeant who allegedly committed the massacre was from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, a sprawling military facility near Tacoma, Wash., that has been described by Stars and Stripes newspaper as the most troubled base in the military and, more recently, as on the brink. 2011 marked a record for soldier suicides there. The base also was the home for the kill team.The Seattle Times reported earlier this month that 285 patients at JBLMs Madigan Army Medical Center had their post-traumatic stress disorder diagnoses inexplicably reversed by a forensic psychiatric screening team. The reversals are now under investigation due to concerns they were partly motivated by a desire to avoid paying those who qualify for medical benefits. Kevin Baker was also a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army, stationed at Fort Lewis. After two deployments to Iraq, he refused a third after being denied a PTSD diagnosis. He began organizing to bring the troops home. He told me: If a soldier is wounded on a battlefield in combat, and theyre bleeding to death, and an officer orders that person to not receive medical attention, costing that servicemember their life, that officer would be found guilty of dereliction of duty and possibly murder. But when that happens in the U.S., when that happens for soldiers that are going to seek help, and officers are ordering not a clear diagnosis for PTSD and essentially denying them that metaphoric tourniquet, real psychological help, and the soldier ends up suffering internally to the point of taking their own life or somebody elses life, then these officers and this military and the Pentagon has to be held responsible for these atrocities. While too late to save Abdul Samads family, Bakers group, March Forward! along with Iraq Veterans Against the Wars Operation Recovery, which seeks to ban the deployment of troops already suffering from PTSD may well help end the disastrous, terrorizing occupation of Afghanistan. Denis Moynihan contributed research to this column. Amy Goodman is the host of Democracy Now!, a daily international TV/radio news hour airing on more than 1,000 stations in North America. She is the author of Breaking the Sound Barrier, recently released in paperback and now a New York Times best-seller. 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www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA6 NEWS WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 I enjoy having Joe Klimas, a former sports director for several media outlets here on the Paradise Coast, as a weekly guest on my show to bring an informed local flavor to the sports scene. Hes a great resource for the latest news on high school sports. In fact, hes a public address announcer for many events and does radio coverage of some high school events at www. swfllocalnews.com. He also offers great insight about college and professional sports. The ACE Group Classic golf tournament has been an institution here on the Paradise Coast for 25 years, and while the venue, sponsors and players have changed, Joe has been the voice of continuity, introducing the players on the tee for all 25 years. He loves the continuity as well as the chance to get to know the players as athletes whose skills he truly admires. At age 74, Joe has reduced his workload. Earlier in his life, however, he was a fixture in local sports media. As the sports director for Comcast, he kept a full schedule of nightly sportscasts, play-by-play for high school football, the Florida Sea Dragons USBL basketball, the Florida Flame NBDL basketball and between periods host for Florida Everblades ECHL hockey. Prior to Comcast he was the sports director for WNOG. In 1986, Gulfshore Life magazine named Joe one of the years Most Interesting Personalities in Southwest Florida. He has also received the Unsung Hero Award from the Collier County Sportsmens Association and the National Cable Television Associations ACE Award. Joe has always contributed to the community beyond his broadcasting efforts, having served on the Presidents Council of the Naples Chapter of the American Lung Association and on the board of directors for the Collier County Fair, the Florida State Chili Championships and Southwest Florida Golf Charities. Since 2001, hes been self-employed as one of the announcers for the Naples-Fort Myers Greyhound Track. And he still does play-by-play for high school football and basketball. Long before he became a sportscaster and sports director, however, Joe was a sports star in his own right. In high school in Branford, Conn., he played baseball, basketball and football and in 1998 was named to the Branford High School Sports Hall of Fame. At the University of Connecticut, he was a standout in football, playing quarterback, defensive back and kicker. Between his freshman and sophomore years at Uconn, he served three-plus years in the Navy, and he left the school to play minor league professional football in the United League, Atlantic PROFILES IN PARADISEWhat the Paradise Coast really needs: Its pretty darn good just the way it is. b h n I w U bobHARDEN e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Talking points with Joe KlimasSomething thats been on your mind: Im just going to keep going. Nobodys shut me up yet. What your mother was always right about: Was she ever wrong? What makes you laugh: A nice clean joke. Last book you read: Sanibel Flats by Randy Wayne White. Something youll never understand: Myself. Pet peeve: I have them for an instant, and then forget about them. Something people might be surprised to nd out about you: I sang Oh, Tannenbaum in the Marco Island Christmas Pageant several years ago, and I cant sing worth a lick. What are you most proud of? My wife and family. First job: I worked for the FBI. It was a grocery store named The Food Basket Inc. What the Paradise Coast really needs: Its pretty darn good just the way it is. Coast League and New England Football League, retiring after four years. Longtime residents of Marco Island, Joe and his wife Barbara have two daughters and four grandchildren. For the past five years, Joe has been battling lung cancer. Hes had several forms of treatment, including chemotherapy and radiation. Now on maintenance chemo, hes hoping in the near future to receive a clean bill of health so he can continue his work with the Ace Group Classic and with local school sports and other community events. He loves competition, and he loves having his voice heard in the community. I love hearing his voice in the Paradise Coast community, too, and Ill always be proud to have Joe on my show. Bob Harden is the producer and host of The Bob Harden Show, airing from 7-8 a.m. weekdays at www.bobharden.com. The show is archived for listeners convenience.
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www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA8 NEWS WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 I got to the outside of the left hand turn lane, because I needed to go north on 41, she recalls. All I remember is being in the left turn lane where I was supposed to be, at the intersection. And when the light turned, I guess I went. I woke up three days later not knowing whether I was in Rhode Island (her home state) or Florida. The answer was neither. Ms. Jackson was in the intensive care unit at Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers, where shed been airlifted to the trauma center a world unto its own. The driver of a Collier County-owned Ford 350 pick-up hauling a trailer apparently positioned on her right, and also facing east on Vanderbilt Beach Road accelerated when the light turned green and ran over her, dragging her for many feet. Fault has not been established; no witnesses have come forward, and as of press time, the Florida Highway Patrol has not yet seen a video of the crash from cameras facing the intersection, according to a spokesman, who did not say why the video was still unavailable after more than two weeks. A 3-foot state driving law requires drivers passing bicyclists to come no closer than a yard to any bicyclist. If her memory serves, along with the judgments of other bicyclists who studied the scene, nothing Ms. Jackson did was an error on her part, including getting out in traffic. Cyclists operating on roads and who do so in a manner similar to how motorists operate including controlling a lane when its too narrow to share (less than 12 feet) fare best, says Dan Moser, a bicycle advocate who writes a column for the Fort Myers edition of Florida Weekly. Our traffic principle is based on first come, first served, and that includes cyclists having that right. Michelle Avola, executive director of the Naples Pathways Coalition, a nonprofit organization that for the past eight years has promoted safer streets for bicyclists and pedestrians, echoes that judgment. Cyclists are advised to ride on the right side of the lane in the absence of a bike lane, and she obviously couldnt safely make a left turn from the bike lane on the far right side of Vanderbilt Beach Road. She was doing nothing wrong, based on what she told me. Ms. Jackson, meanwhile, is preparing to spend months recovering from a long laundry list of injuries and hard knocks: nine broken ribs that punctured her lung, a lacerated liver, a broken collar bone and shoulder bone, a broken tibia (the larger bone in the lower leg), two broken vertebrae and a broken knee cap not to mention skin and tissue ground down to the bone. She was going back into surgery this week to begin skin grafts and repair damage, according to her mother, Ann Palumbo, who flew in from Rhode Island to be with her daughter the day after the accident. The doctor said probably three more weeks in the hospital, Ms. Palumbo says.Cost and educationThats expensive, and not just because of the hospital bill. For each pedestrian or bicyclist killed in a traffic accident, the economic cost is about $4.1 million, according to figures determined by the National Safety Council. Even for injuries that do not incapacitate the victim, the cost per accident averages about $53,000. Those numbers take into account the cost of the accident itself and the loss of a productive work life in part or full. Ms. Jacksons cost yet to be determined is one more avoidable run-in between a motor vehicle and a bicycle that suggests two needs, say advocates of safer and complete streets. First is the desperate need to fit and retrofit roadways to accommodate bicycles and pedestrians. Equally important is the need for drivers and cyclists both to exhibit a goingforward sympathy and respect for each other. Thats something they might acquire through education, suggests Ms. Avola, in a note to Collier County Commissioner Georgia Hiller. Proper facilities for cyclists and pedestrians (off-road, multi-use pathways, bike lanes and sidewalks in a complete transportation network) are part of the solution, but education is just as vital to knock Florida out of the number one spot for killing cyclists and pedestrians, she says. For her part, Ms. Jackson, who has lived and ridden her bicycle in Naples for four years, is both generous in her assessment of the efforts of county officials to establish opportunities for bicyclists and pedestrians, and realistic about the results. I do believe they do a good job (planning and building) bike paths, she says. But theyre not all connected. Its kind of choppy. Its hari-kari (like ritual suicide) until you get to the next smooth stretch. Statistics bear out the hari-kari estimate of conditions. In 2010, the Collier County Sheriffs Office investigated 84 crashes between bicycles and motor vehicles, and 54 accidents in which pedestrians were hit, says Michelle Batten, a CCSO spokeswoman. Then it got worse. In 2011, the CCSO investigated traffic crashes involving 99 bicyclists and 49 pedestrians. The two-year total is 284, and that does not include crashes investigated by the Naples police, the Florida Highway Patrol or Marco Island police.The official effortFor their part, officials have capitalized on federal, state and local money to create a significant web of bicycle facilities thats the word they use to describe bike-accessible sidewalks, paths that run along or near roads and so-called greenways (paths that are not next to roads). Weve built 133 sidewalk miles and more than 16 miles of greenways, says Connie Deane, community liaison in the Growth Management Division of Collier County. One of the visions is to have more of these facilities and to connect them all, eventually, she adds. Two projects underway now are set to be complete late in 2013: A route along Collier Boulevard from Davis Boulevard to the Golden Gate main canal that merges with existing paths, and Miles of sidewalk and pathway along Oil Well Road from Immokalee Road to Everglades Boulevard, and from Oil Well Grade Road to Ave Maria Boulevard. Additionally, planners meet March 30 to begin a yearlong research effort to lay out the future, says Sue Faulkner, a principal planner for the Collier County Metropolitan Planning Organization. Now is the chance for Jane and John Q. Public to help shape that future, Ms. Faulkner says. Were going to begin working with ad hoc committees citizens agencies throughout the county who might have a perspective to contribute to development of a new plan. That new plan will identify projects they want to pursue and their vision for what the connections will be. Perhaps easier said than done. Lucie Ayer, executive director of the MPO, says that politics and strong opinions play a constant role in changing both the roadways and the culture of thought about the rights of bicyclists, especially in private neighborhoods such as the ones flanking Vanderbilt Drive. There, residents have fought a bikepath plan for which funds are already available that would connect their neighborhood with Bonita Estates in Lee County, allowing bicyclists, runners, walkers and all other foot or pedal traffic safe access to both communities. We encounter this all the time, Ms. Ayer reports. There are always competing priorities. Its pretty common, especially when you try to make improvements through areas populated by private residents. Darla Letourneau, director of the nonprofit Bike Walk Lee (www.bikewalklee.org), encouraged Collier County commissioners to push the project forward by arguing both safety and economics in a February letter to Com-CYCLINGFrom page 1 OSWALDO PADILLA / FLORIDA WEEKLY Looking toward the east from the southwest corner of the intersection of Vanderbilt Beach Road and U.S. 41.
missioner Hiller (Commissioner Hiller did not respond to a request for comments by press time). Collier County is in an enviable position you have the funds on hand now from the developer to pay for the needed 12-foot standard multi-use pathway, Ms. Letourneau wrote. Not moving forward with the pathway as planned will cost future taxpayers of Collier County more money in inevitable retrofits, and will deny current residents and visitors an adequate and safe multi-use path system. One of the key principles of complete streets is to do it right the first time, she added. There is nothing more costly on transportation projects than not providing for anticipated use and having to come back later and pay 10 times more to retrofit the project. Needed: mutual respect But retrofitting the attitudes of everyone in the driving-bicycling community might be the most challenging project of all. Whether individuals are guiding a ton or two of combustion-powered motor vehicle or a few pounds of pedal-powered bicycle, the way they think about each other can probably both prevent injuries and save lives, suggests Ms. Avola at the Naples Pathways Coalition. The lack of regard for people who have been injured or killed walking or biking really surprises me, she says, reacting to the flurry of online comments about Ms. Jacksons accident that criticized both Ms. Jackson and bicyclists in general. But it cuts both ways, Ms. Avola adds. Bicyclists sometimes show little sympathy for drivers, and the attitudes together become dangerous. In an e-mail letter to Commissioner Hiller last week, Ron Tougas, who walks the family dog with his wife each morning, made these observations: (Bicyclists) around our Pine Ridge area are blatantly ignoring all normal rules of the road. In particular, I might point to the intersection of West and Carica (south end), where there is a school bus stop and where vehicles on Carica have stop signs and those on West dont Every morning around 7:45, a group of speed bikers, ranging in numbers from eight to 20, come along Carica (heading SE) and turn west on West and never stop. At about that same time, the school bus passes, heading east on West. On several occasions I have wondered if there might be a problem or collision because the bikers hardly slow down, passing through the stop sign as they turn right onto West; one of the lead bikers usually yells clear, giving the rest a go-ahead to proceed at speed. Occasionally weve also seen close calls with local trash collector trucks.Ms. Avola acknowledges that bicyclists and drivers alike make mistakes and can hold grudges. And that has to stop.Instead, she advises, we need to educate cyclists, pedestrians and motorists to help us all do the right things more of the time to reduce accidents and reduce the friction between cyclists and pedestrians. Ms. Ayer at the MPO advocates both a personal ethic and education. The ethic is empathy. As planners, we want to do the appropriate thing for bikers who can ride fast. Their preference is to be away from the sidewalk, she says. Statistics show that sidewalks are the most dangerous place for bicyclists, since many have been killed or injured by traffic emerging suddenly and drivers who dont spot them. But sometimes, adds Ms. Ayer, you cannot provide the wider pathways. If nothing else is available, shouldnt everybody be considerate of other people, and share? In the end, that may prove to be the most important question, and the clearest answer. COURTESY PHOTOElayne Jackson before the accident. 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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 A11 Big money paintingsThe royal family of Qatar, apparently striving for art-world credibility, purchased a Paul Cezanne painting (The Card Players) last year for the equivalent of about $250 million, which is twice as much as the previous most-expensive painting sold for. (Qatar is vying with the United Arab Emirates to become the Middle Easts major intellectual hub.) At the same time that Qatars purchase was made public in February, artwork of the probable value of about $200 million became news in reports of the imminent Facebook initial public offering. Graffiti artist (muralist) David Choe stood to make about that amount because he took stock instead of money to paint the lewd themes on the walls of Facebooks first offices. Even though Choe was quoted as saying, originally, that he found the whole idea of Facebook ridiculous and pointless, his shares today are reportedly worth up to one quarter of 1 percent of the company.The entrepreneurial spirit Last year, the Cape Town, South Africa, gentlemens club Mavericks began selling an Alibi line of fragrances designed for men who need excuses for coming home late. For example, as men come through the door, they could splash on I Was Working Late (to reek of coffee and cigarettes) or My Car Broke Down (evoking fuel, burned rubber and grease). White supremacist Richard Treis, 38, was arrested in February in St. Louis, along with his alleged partner, black gang member Robert Biz Swinney, 22, and charged with running a huge methamphetamine operation. The two, who had met at a prison halfway house, had allegedly meshed their unique talents Mr. Treis as a meth cook and Mr. Swinney as a skilled street seller who recruited people to buy restricted pseudoephedrine products from pharmacies. Said a deputy, They put away their differences to get the job done. Cutting-edge science (A) growing number of scientists are at work on biocomputer models based on movements of slime to solve complex-systems problems, according to a December report in Londons Daily Telegraph. Though slime molds are single-cell organisms lacking a brain, said professor Toshiyuki Nakagaki of Japans Future University Hakodate, they somehow can organize themselves to create the most direct route through mazes in order to find food. Said professor Atsushi Tero, of Kyushu University, ordinary computers are not so good at finding such ideal routes because of the quantity of calculations required, but slime molds seem to flow in an impromptu manner and gradually find the best routes. Claire Osborn, 37, of Coventry, England, was diagnosed in October with an aggressive, inoperable throat-mouth cancer and given a 50 percent chance of survival. However, less than a month later, during a severe coughing spell, she actually coughed out the entire tumor in two pieces. Subsequent tests revealed no trace of cancer in her body. (Doctors hypothesized that, fortuitously, the tumor was growing on a weak stalk that was overcome by the force of the cough.) In January, doctors at North Carolina State University performed kneereplacement surgery on a cancer-stricken house cat. Such surgery on dogs has been done, but because of cats smaller bones and joints, doctors had to use micro techniques usually employed on humans. Fine points of the lawThe Houston Funding debt collection company in Houston, Texas, had fired receptionist Donnicia Venters shortly after she returned from maternity leave when she announced that she intended to breastfeed her child and needed space in the office to pump her breast milk. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued Houston Funding for illegal discrimination based on pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, but in February, federal judge Lynn Hughes (Mr. Lynn Hughes) rejected the EEOCs reasoning. The law does not, he wrote, cover lactation discrimination. Leading economic indicators In an incident reported in February by the Indo-Asian News Service, a Pakistan International Airlines captain made a revenue-enhancing decision for his full flight PK 303 from Lahore to Karachi. Two overbooked passengers would not have to make alternative arrangements if they accepted seats for the 640-mile flight in the planes restrooms. 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Museum exhibit pays tributes to Argentinas Disappeared SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYDesaparecidos: A Tribute to Argentinas Disappeared, an exhibit of photographs by Minnesota-based artist Sylvia Horwitz, is at the Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida through April 6. The exhibit is a tribute to those who were made to disappear during Argentinas military regime from 1976 to 1983. Under this dictatorship, an estimated 30,000 student activists, young professionals, writers and artists were tortured and killed as political prisoners. Almost all of them were under age 40; a disproportionate number were Jewish. Almost as soon as the disappearances began, the mothers began to search for their children and for answers. The demonstrations of this group of determined women, known as Mothers of the Plaza, have been ongoing since 1977. Ms. Horwitz chronicles the stories of the Jewish mothers and grandmothers who are still protesting after 35 years, marching every week on the Plaza de Mayo for memory, truth and justice. The Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida presents Desaparecidos as part of its mission to promote respect and understanding by teaching the history and lessons of the Holocaust. In 1941, the Nazi regime made suspected subversives in Holland, Belgium and France disappear under the Night and Fog Decree. Countless other governments have used similar tactics when faced with opposition within their countries. Ms. Horwitzs work was funded in part by Rimon, The Minnesota Jewish Arts Council and the Howard B. Brin Jewish Arts Endowment Fund.Visit the museumThe Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida is at 4760 Tamiami Trail N., Naples. Hours are 12:30-5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Admission is $8 for adults, $3 for ages 12-18. In connection with the current exhibit of Ms. Horwitzs photographs, at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 26, the museum presents a panel discussion about Argentina in the years leading up to and under the military junta. The museum also presents a program about Argentina and genocide around the world by Ellen Kennedy, executive director of World Without Genocide, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 3, in the Community Room at the Naples Daily News. Admission to both of the above programs is free; donations are welcome. For more information, call the museum at 263-9200 or visit www.holocaustmuseumswfl.org. PROFESSIONAL INTERIOR DESIGN SERVICES LOW PRICE GUARANTEE WORLDWIDE DELIVERY A VAILABLE www.robbstuckyintl.com SEMI-ANNUAL HOME SALESTORE HOURS MONDAY SATURDAY: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. SUNDA Y : Noon to 5 p.m. 13170 S. Cleveland Avenue Fort Myers, FL 33907 239.415.2800 Now under new ownership, Robb & Stucky brings new energy and commitment to Southwest Florida. Explore our newly opened Fort Myers showroom for storewide savings during our Semi-Annual Home Sale. Look for more style and more value. An idea-inspiring store and expert interior design services All to help you get your look and live life beautifully.OFF%40MSRPUP TOSTOREWIDE SAVINGS* *RSI never sells at MSRP; our prices are always lower. Save up to an additional 10% on all home accents now through March 24, 2012. Certain MRP collections excluded from promotion.ON HOME ACCENTSSAVE10%AN ADDITIONALNAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY www.FloridaWeekly.com WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 NEWS A15 Protest On the Wing Spirit BirdsSYLVIA HORWITZ / COURTESY PHOTOS
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HIT THE LINKSHere are some charity tournaments and more fun coming up for golfers on area greens: The Titan Gridiron Club at Golden Gate HS holds its second annual golf scramble Saturday, May 5, at Naples Lakes Country Club. The shotgun start is at 8 a.m. and the game is followed by lunch and live and silent auctions. Participation is limited to the first 144 golfers who sign up. Registration is $125 per person or $400 for a foursome. Sponsorships are also available. For a registration form or more information, contact Barb Anderson by calling 564-9440 or e-mailing email@example.com. The 13th annual Mike Ditka-Jim Hart Celebrity Invitational to benefit the Immokalee Child Care Center tees off Friday and Saturday, April 13-14, at the Golf Club of the Everglades. Former football, basketball and hockey stars will round out a field of 124 amateurs. Registration is $550 per person or $2,000 per foursome. To sign up or for more information, call the pro shop at 354-4727. For information about the Immokalee Child Care Center, call 261-1774 or visit www.ImmokaleeChildCareCenter.org. The 15th annual Dean Lind Memorial Golfathon to benefit St. Matthews House is set for Tuesday, April 17, at Imperial Golf Club. For registration details and sponsorship information, call Ron Pederson at 593-0673, Nevin Souers at 354-2187 or Julie Clay at St. Matthews House, 7740500, or visit www.stmatthewshouse.org. The University of Miami Hurricane Club holds its annual Southwest Florida Golf Classic on Saturday, March 31, at Heritage Bay Golf & Country Club. Registration deadline is March 23. All proceeds benefit student scholarships and athletic programs for 17 varsity sports at the University of Miami. For more information, call (305) 2843838. The 12th annual Earl Morrall/NFL Alumni Celebrity Charity Classic is set for Monday, April 23, at The Quarry. A former player for the Miami Dolphins and Baltimore Colts, Earl Morrall arranges fellow former NFL players to play with each foursome to benefit area childrens charities. For registration or more information, call Ryan Richeal at 209-2656 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The Immokalee Foundations sixth annual Inter-Club Challenge pitting golf club against golf club is set for Monday, April 30, at The Old Collier Golf Club. Proceeds will support TIF programs including First Tee of Naples/Collier in Immokalee. For registration and more information, call TIF at 430-9122, e-mail email@example.com or visit www.immokaleefoundation.org. The second annual Harry Chapin Food Bank Classic is set for Wednesday afternoon, May 9, at Grandezza Golf & Country Club. Registration is $125 and includes dinner after the tournament. To sign up or to learn about volunteering, donating silent auction items or becoming a sponsor, call 334-7007, e-mail Chris Robinson at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.harrychapinfoodbank.org. First Baptist Academy tees up its 10th annual golf tournament on Saturday morning, May 12, at Windstar on Naples Bay. Cost is $150 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, call 597-2233 or e-mail email@example.com. The inaugural Sun Cup Amateur Golf Tournament, a flighted, full handicapped competition, is set for April 30-May 4, with golfers playing on 12 of Southwest Floridas top-rated courses. The final championship round will take place at Old Corkscrew in Estero. Registration deadline is April 15. For more information, call 689-5417 or visit www.suncupgolf.net. Emery & Mary Cathy SmithMost Recommended Realtors In Naples... Delivering Real Estate Success On A Daily Basis... 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Remember, honor loved ones at Avow butterfly release Avow Hospices annual butterfly release is set for Sunday, March 25, at Cambier Park and includes a live butterfly tent and a community memorial service with a public reading of names, music and inspirational commentary. The exhibit and childrens activities begin at 9 a.m., and the service begins at 11 a.m. at the park band shell. To include a loved ones name to be read during the ceremony (in honor or in memory), a gift of $40 per name may be made to Avow Hospice; proceeds benefit end-of-life care in Collier County. Early registration is encouraged to ensure inclusion. A limited number of name registrations will be available prior to the start of the ceremony for a gift of $50. Early arrival is encouraged to allow for parking, check-in and exhibit tent visit. More information, call 649-3683 or visit www.avowhospice.org. Visit PhysiciansRegional.com for details.For worry-free vacationing. Canadian friends, you can trust us for quality care away from home. Our revolutionary ER Extra makes any emergency room experience easy and efcient. You can check wait times online; or get a free iPhone/iPad app, com plete with our contact information, maps and directions. Now that y oure prepared, you can get back to enjoying your stay in Naples. WE WELCOME: An Extra welcome to our Canadian guests.PHYSICIANS REGIONALPINE RIDGE corner of 1-75 and Pine Ridge Road PHYSICIANS REGIONALCOLLIER BOULEVARD on 951 just south of Rattlesnake Hammock Road o t s. NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA24 WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Learn about going green at GreenFestLearn how easy being green can be at the fourth annual GreenFest Expo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at Edison State College-Collier. Admission and parking are free and open to the public. GreenFest brings together dozens of businesses and organizations to share innovative products and services that are healthy for people and good for the environment. Exhibits will include alternative transportation, alternative energy sources, efficient insulation, nontoxic household products, fresh and natural foods and eco-friendly yard and garden techniques. In addition to educational exhibits, there will be artists and musicians, activities for kids and lots of food and drink. GreenFest is a great way to learn more about conserving our natural resources. It is amazing that even the littlest things can have such a positive impact on our environment, says Robert Jones, interim president of ESC-Collier. We are also celebrating our colleges 50th anniversary this year, and GreenFest is our way of marking a historical milestone, yet looking to the future. ESC-Collier is at 7007 Lely Cultural Parkway, off Collier Boulevard three miles north of Tamiami Trail E. E Sbt CnnttCOLLIER CAMPUS 7007 LELY CULTURAL PARKWAY, NAPLES For more information please contact MARC FREIBURG | PREMIER CLUB 7540 Golden Gate Parkway | Naples, FL 34105 | 239.659.3714 We invite you to explore endless possibilities with a Naples Grande Golf Club Membership.
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The experience gave her an appreciation for the culture everything from the music to the food to the people. It also gave her a glimpse into the effects of war, when the Sandinistas overturned the country in 1979. A difficult divorce and the stress of leaving the country at wartime with her young daughter led Ms. Thirion to mental health challenges, and to God. I became very devoted to the blessed Women of AchievementMore than 225 people attended the AAUW-Greater Naples Chapter Women of Achievement 2012 celebration on March 8 at Grey Oaks Country Club. Leaders from all walks of life health care, education, community service, the arts, environment and business were honored for their contributions to the local community and for reinforcing the AAUW mission to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education and research. Magical night raises a record amountFour-hundred guests at Magic Under the Mangroves earlier this month helped raise a record $750,000 for the Conservancy of Southwest Florida. Northern Trust was this years presenting sponsor, and Jeannie Smith was the event chair. The signature fundraiser returned to its original site the Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center campus after being held offsite for three years because of extensive renovations underway on the campus. Although work is ongoing, enough progress has been made to allow the event to return to its roots, where tents housed the evenings elegant, eco-friendly paradise with land-themed dcor, native plants, sustainable materials, low-energy lighting, recycling and waste reduction. As part of the program, the 14 members of the Conservancys Capital Campaign Cabinet were honored as the 2012 Eagle Award winners. The Eagle Award is the highest honor presented annually by the Conservancy to recognize an individual or group whose work and actions protect the natural environment and quality of life in Southwest Florida. The evenings proceeds included a $105,000 bid during the live auction for a one-of-a-kind Florida panther pendant from Port Royal Jewelers. Tiffany & Co. provided 100 Mystery Blue Boxes for guests to purchase for $250 each, one of which contained a $9,300 Tiffany Atlas cocktail watch. Proceeds from Magic help fund the Conservancys daily operations. YMCA of the Palms will honor Sukie Honeycutt and Tony Ridgway as its Volunteers of the Year and will present Arthrex its highest honor, the Pioneer Preeminent Award, as part of its annual meeting Friday evening, March 30, at the Hilton Naples. The evenings theme is Unlimited Potential. Keynote speaker for the event, to which all are invited, will be Dan Casey, past chairman of the national board of the YMCA of the USA and board member and past president of the YMCA of Broward County. Naples-based Arthrex has been selected for the YMCAs highest honor in recognition of the companys unflagging service, energetic leadership, dedication and generosity in providing and garnering resources to support the YMCA, says Brandon Dowdy, president and CEO of YMCA of the Palms. Ms. Honeycutt and Mr. Ridgway, restaurateurs who are celebrating a 40-year business partnership in Naples, are being recognized for their dedication and commitment to the Y with time, talent and treasure, Mr. Dowdy says. Table sponsorships for the annual meeting are $750 and include eight dinner tickets with sponsor recognition benefits. Individual tickets are $75 and include dinner. Event proceeds benefit YMCA of the Palms. For reservations or more information, call Brian Knox 598-5178 or e-mail BKnox@ymcapalms.org. YMCA of the Palms to honor Honeycutt, Ridgway and Arthrex JOHN STEFFAN / COURTESY PHOTOFrom left are: Jackie Pierce, president of the local AAUW; this years Women of Achievement honorees Franny Kain, Pat Carroll, Rebecca Newell, Vi Steffan, Irene Williams, Christine Wheeler and Sharon Hood (honoree Cloe Waterfield not pictured); scholarship speaker Gisela Chamberlin; event co-chairs Ellen Granger and Karen Clegg; and scholarships chair Rose Di Biasi. BY ROBIN DEMATTIA ___________________________Florida Weekly CorrespondentCOURTESY PHOTO Diana Thirion and a young Nicaraguan friend at Casa Jacinta and Francisco.SEE RAFFLE, A35 SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY g, h e evenin g s i al. Ke yn ote h ich D an h e A m h eYMCAo f business partnership i n Na p les, are b ii d f COURTESY PHOTOS Ridgway Honeycutt
We are responding to the increasing need for specialized pediatric services in Southwest Florida by building a new state-of-the-art Childrens Hospital. Our new Childrens Hospital of Southwest Florida will house 136 beds and many specialty services to treat the most critically-ill children and their families.To help build Americas newest Childrens Hospital please call 239-343-6950, or visit www.LeeMemorial.org/Foundation e Childrens Hospital of Southwest Florida is Growing. NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA34 WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Hats off to fashion designer Michael KorsNaples Botanical Garden and Marissa Collections have announced that Michael Kors will be the featured designer for the ninth annual Hats in the Garden luncheon Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Garden. Mr. Kors will present a runway show of his Spring 2013 ready-to-wear collection. Marissa Collections will host a Michael Kors Spring 2013 trunk show at the Third Avenue South boutique Nov. 15-17 in conjunction with the fashion designers visit to Naples. Patron tables for Hats in the Garden are $1,000 and are available now; a limited number of single tickets for $500 each will go on sale in April. For more information, call the Garden at 643-7275 or visit www.naplesgarden.org. Sit for a springtime portrait at Humane Society As a fundraiser for Humane Society Naples, Giovanni Photography will take portraits of children and families with a bunny rabbit from the HSN shelter. Sittings can also be with the family pet or with a dog or cat up for adoption at the shelter.A 5-by-7 portrait is $25. Appointments are required for sittings between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 24-25, at HSN headquarters at 370 Airport-Pulling Road. Call Giovanni Photography to schedule a sitting, 263-2229. MARY CAROL FITZGERALD / COURTESY PHOTOA sold-out luncheon to raise funds for patients at the Hazelden recovery center drew 225 people to the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club on March 15. Keynote speaker and veteran television news anchor Laurie Dhue shared the story of her recovery from alcoholism. From left: William Moyers, Hazelden vice president of public affairs; Laurie Dhue, keynote speaker; luncheon guests Courtney and Kevin Beebe; Maureen Sander, Hazelden outreach manager; and Dr. Marvin Seppala, chief medical officer at Hazelden. 1 mile east of Airport-Pulling Road 775.5100 March 22nd thru the 24th 30 % -80 % OFF $ 99 $ 99 LAST CHANCE! 3 Days Only! NaplesStore Only! 6th Annual WAREHOUSE SALE www.LightingFirst.us
NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 A35 Do yourself some good and help local charitable organizations at the same time by signing up and getting out to some of the following events: The third annual Run for Music 10k and 1-mile walk, presented by the players of the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra and members of the Naples Philharmonic League, takes place Saturday morning, April 7. Wells Fargo is the title sponsor. All proceeds will benefit the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra and its youth music education programs. The run and walk begin at Pelican Bay Boulevard west of U.S. 41 near the Philharmonic Center for the arts and end in front of the center. NPO musicians will line the route and perform during the race. There will also be live music before and after the race, and Carrabbas Italian Grill will provide complimentary food for the post-race celebration. The use of strollers, rollerblades or bicycles is not permitted on the 10k course, but strollers will be allowed on the 1-mile walk. Registration is online only at www. Phil10k.com. The Collier County March for Babies, a 3-mile trek to benefit the March of Dimes, sets out at 6 p.m. April 28, at North Collier Regional Park off Livingston Road. For registration or more information, call 433-3463 or visit www.marchforbabies.org. Relay For Life-East Naples to benefit the American Cancer Society takes place Friday and Saturday, May 4-5, at East Naples Middle School. Walkers and anyone who wants to volunteer are welcome to join the effort. To learn more or to sign up a team, plan on attending a team party from 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at the East Naples Fire Department, 4798 Davis Blvd. If you cannot attend the team party, more information is available by calling the American Cancer Society office at 2610337, ext. 3861, or e-mailing Allison.Freeman@cancer.org. Relay For Life events are held overnight as individuals and teams camp out at an athletic track, park or other gathering area, with the goal of keeping at least one team member on the track or pathway at all times throughout the evening. The events are held overnight to honor and mirror a cancer patients journey through treatment. WALK THE WALKS blessed mother, she shares, noting that she attends daily Mass at Saint William Catholic Church. After visiting the Assumption Grotto Church in Michigan, where she says she and a friend were healed of their ills, she felt compelled to form a charity and help the people of Nicaragua.In 1998, she formed Casa Jacinta and Francisco, a Naples-based charity that supports 1,600 children in three orphanages, four schools and a new vocational school run by Monsignor Bosco Vivas Robelo. She visits several times a year and is particularly proud of the new trade school, where students learn skills related to agriculture, carpentry, cooking and becoming a seamstress, among others. She and her husband Jerry received financial support for the school from their longtime friends Brian and Sheila OConnor, who live in Ireland.I always pray for donors, Ms. Thirion confides. Its not easy to raise money, especially in this economy.One way the charity generates funds is through an annual automobile raffle. Currently, the Thirions are selling tickets for a new 2012 Lexus sport sedan. Tickets are $100 each or three for $250. The drawing will be March 27 at Saint William Catholic Church, which supports the Thirions mission work. As a Catholic parish, were committed to the work of peace and justice and to assisting those in need not only at home but as far as we can, says Michael Mahr, pastoral associate. Were very happy that a parish member is doing this work out in the world. Father John Fitch has traveled with Ms. Thirion to Nicaragua and came back with glowing remarks about the work being done there, he adds. For more information about Casa Jacinta and Francisco or to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win the Lexus, call Ms. Thirion at 777-2521 or Mr. Thirion at 777-1922. RAFFLEFrom page 33COURTESY PHOTO Children at Casa Jacinta and Francisco, a school and orphanage in Nicaragua supported by Neapolitans Diana and Jerry Thirion.
www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA36 NEWS WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 TO YOUR HEALTHBlood center needs Type O donationsThe Community Blood Center is in urgent need of Type O blood to replenish reserves in Collier County. Donors of all blood types are urged to give now, as demand increases during the winter/spring season. Donors can visit the following Community Blood Center locations: Naples: 311 Ninth St. N., on the first floor of the NCH Medical Plaza. Complimentary valet parking for all blood donors. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday; 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday; and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. WednesdayFriday. Call 436-5455. Bonita Springs: 9170 Bonita Beach Road, in Sunshine Plaza. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Thursdays and Fridays. Call 495-1138. For a list of Community Blood Center bloodmobile locations and times, visit www.givebloodcbc.org. Free seminars at Physicians RegionalPhysicians Regional Healthcare System presents the following free seminars at Physicians Regional-Pine Ridge, 6101 Pine Ridge Road: The Prostate and Voiding Dysfunction, by urology surgeon Arturo Balandra 4 p.m. Thursday, March 22. The Florida Gulfcoast Prostate Cancer Support Group, with guest speaker Dr. Nuruddin Jooma of Premiere Oncology discussion Therapies for Advanced Prostate Caner: Provenge 7 p.m. Thursday, March 22. Newest Advances in Shoulder Surgery, by orthopedic surgeon Steven Goldberg 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 28. Skin Cancer: What You Should Know, by dermatologist Robert Tomsick 4 p.m. Thursday, March 29. Attendance is free, but reservations are required and can be made by calling 348-4180 or visiting www.physiciansregional.com/events. Clinic needs volunteers and financial supportCommunity Pregnancy Clinics seeks volunteers and financial partners to help support its professionally staffed medical clinic that provides information, education, medical support and material assistance to pregnant women and mothers. Staffed with licensed registered nurses, an ultrasound technologist and a medial director, Community Pregnancy Clinics is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2012. It formerly operated as Community Pregnancy Clinics and has a 38-year history in Naples. For more information, call 262-6381 or visit www.Community4Life.com. Patient safety remains foremost in the NCH cultureBe aware for safe care. Thats a theme we share throughout the NCH system, as we strive to be a no-guilt culture where patient safety is a daily way of life for every one of us. To that end, our Patient Safety Awareness task force, led by Associate Chief Nursing Officer Laurie Zone-Smith, R.N., and Risk Manager Barb Bixby, R.N., recently participated in Patient Safety Awareness Week. Among the weeks activities was a Starbucks-like Safe Care Caf, where we reviewed our ongoing hand-washing initiative with a glow germ demonstration that involved applying an invisible, nontoxic material to hands to simulate contact with germs and then washing our hands as we normally do. By placing our hands under a glow light, we were then able to see how much, if any, of the germs were left behind. More than 95 percent of us have completed a hospital-wide hand washing initiative.Attaining a no-guilt culture means knowing whenever and wherever we can improve. Nearly half of national healthcare workers feel their mistakes and unfortunate events are held against them, according to a recent American Medical News report. In our own confidential patient survey last year, 97 percent of the 544 respondents rated NCH very good or excellent. With representing a possible perfect score for patient safety, we recorded a 3.96. We are repeating this confidential inquiry this year and are hopeful for improvement. I will share the results. Meanwhile, we are focusing on areas for improvement in patient safety. Our profession has been criticized in the past for not being proactive, transparent or self-correcting. We are doing much to counteract that impression. For example, the Florida Hospital Association, where I am privileged to participate on the quality committee, reported that more than 25 percent of Floridas 400 hospitals have participated in a collaborative effort to decrease readmissions. That resulted in 11 percent fewer readmissions statewide, saving $25 million. Additionally, 67 Florida hospitals are participating in a national effort to decrease surgical site infections, prevent urinary tract infections post-op and improve both colectomy (bowel resection) outcomes and surgical o utcomes in the elderly. Another state program in which NCH was an initial member targets the prevention of blood stream infections. Proudly, NCH has not had a central line infection for many months in the following units North Naples ICU (10 months), progressive care and surgical ICU (15 months), downtown ICU (22 months) and cardiovascular unit (25 months). One of our most important objectives is to make NCH safer for our patients. Achieving this mandate not only helps us save lives, it also helps all of us feel better about what we do every day, and burnishes our reputation as a nationally ranked health-care provider. All of this underscores the recognition of Southwest Florida as a medical tourism attraction, helping our economy recover. Indeed, being aware for safe care helps us all. Dr. Allen Weiss is the president and CEO of NCH Healthcare System. HEALTHY LIVINGHow often should women have bone tests? SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYExperts say that older women should have regular bone density tests to screen for osteoporosis. But its been unclear how often to repeat the tests. A new study suggests that women with healthy bone density on their first test might wait 15 years before getting rescreened. More than 40 million people nationwide either have osteoporosis or are at increased risk for broken bones because of low bone mineral density,k called osteopenia. Osteoporosis is often called a silent disease because it usually develops slowly and without symptoms until a fracture occurs. When early screening detects low bone mineral density, patients can try lifestyle changes or therapies to protect their bones. To help develop guidance on how often to repeat bone density tests, NIH-funded scientists studied nearly 5,000 women ages 67 and older. When the study began, none of the women had osteoporosis, hip or spine fractures or past treatment with osteoporosis medications.The researchers found that less than 1 percent of women who initially had normal bone mineral density went on to develop osteoporosis during the study. Only 5 percent of those with mildly low bone density at the start made the transition to osteoporosis.If a womans bone density at age 67 is very good, then she doesnt need to be rescreened in two years or three years, because were not likely to see much change, says lead researcher Dr. Margaret Gourlay of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Our study found it would take about 15 years for 10 percent of women with normal or mildly low bone mineral density to develop osteoporosis. That was longer than we expected, and its great news for this group of women. Age, past fractures, medications and specific diseases can increase osteoporosis risk. These factors also affect how often a woman should be tested. w k i c u a allenWEISSallen.firstname.lastname@example.org
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REMBOS, D.D.S., P.A.Northwestern University Graduate Implant Dentistry Fellowship Certification ICOI Gl&CD Comprehensive Dental Care in a Comfortable Environment! all treatment Pucci & CatanaLuxury Pet Boutique DESIGNERS Open 7 days a week/10am-10pm Shop Online www.pucciandcatana.com SHOP ONLINE Use Code: CAT10SHOP ONLINE pucciandcatana.com Need medical information? Heres an app for that SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYPhysicians Regional Healthcare System is reaching out to the growing number of smartphone users through a partnership with iTriage, an app that lets consumers learn more about a specific medical condition, check emergency room wait times and find the nearest medical providers. The Schumacher Group emergency and hospital medicine management firm has brought iTriage to Physicians Regionals Pine Ridge and Collier Boulevard locations. Downloaded nearly 4 million times, iTriage is changing the way consumers find, share and access medical information and providers. A proprietary Symptom-to-Provider pathway helps people answer the two most common medical questions: What could be wrong? and Where should I go for treatment? As a health-care app that aggregates symptom, disease, procedure and provider information, iTriage is helping empower consumers with their health care needs, says Peter Hudson, M.D. and co-founder of the Denver, Colo.based iTriage. iTriage is available as a free download from app stores for iPhone and Android mobile devices or from any Web-enabled device at www.iTriageHealth.com.New viewAlso new in rooms at Physicians Regional Healthcare Systems two hospitals in Naples is a patient monitoring system called CareView, a suite of webcams and other technology to enhance patient safety and security. The NurseView patient safety aspect of the CareView system will be offered to qualified and consenting patients and will allow nurses to monitor patients from the nursing station between rounds. The systems SecureView program will enable hospital managers to help ensure the continued rendering of quality care. And Virtual Bed Rails, invisible motion sensors around patient beds, will help reduce falls. Physicians Regional has installed 72 CareView video cameras across its two campuses. In order to remain HIPAA compliant, qualifying patients or their legal representatives must consent to the use of CareView system in their hospital room. And when privacy is needed, the patient or health-care provider can activate the privacy button and the patient will be taken off camera for 20 minutes. Seminar will help busy women find balanceNCH Healthcare System presents How to Leverage Your Career for Health, Prosperity & Happiness, a program for professional women featuring experts on career development, life balance and womens health from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, April 27, at the NCH downtown campus. Presenters include NCH gynecologist Michon Floreani; Susan Kimper, director of behavioral health; and Beth Jameson, director of wellness. Keynote speakers Bonnie Michaels and Allison Blankenship are co-authors of the critically acclaimed life guide manual, Upside How to Zig When Life Zags! Ms. Michaels will share techniques for managing unexpected changes at work or home to achieve positi ve outcomes; Ms. Blankenship will discuss tools to leverage existing skills for more increased visibility and productivity. Attendees will receive a copy of Upside and will leave with an action plan to improve health and create wellness and success. Registration for How to Leverage Your Career for Health, Prosperity & Happiness is $20. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 552-7554. Blankenship, left, and Michaels, right TO YOUR HEALTHParkinsons patients and caregivers can find supportThe Parkinson Association of Southwest Florida Inc. holds exercise, speech, dance and art therapy classes at locations in Naples and Bonita Springs for those who suffer from Parkinsons disease. Support programs for families and caregivers are also offered, and various opportunities are available for volunteers at PASFI headquarters. In honor of Parkinsons Awareness Month in April, PASFI holds Back to the Future, an evening of doo-wop and dinner, from 7-10 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at Terracina Grand. Tickets are $75 per person. To sign up for the above to learn more about services and programs offered by PASFI, call Executive Director Ruth Hubing at 417-3465, e-mail pasfied@aol. com or visit www.PASFi.org. PASFI headquarters have recently moved into new office space at 1048 Goodlette Road, Suite 201. Free counseling for caregiversCaregivers of seniors ages 60 and older who are experiencing stress from changing life circumstances can obtain free peer counseling from the Mental Health Association of Southwest Florida. Counseling is coordinated by Margot Escott, a licensed clinical social worker with MHASWFL. Call 261-5405 or e-mail email@example.com. Ms. Escott can also provide information about the associations other services.
www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA38 NEWS WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Charlotte Campus Collier Campus Hendry/Glades Center Lee Campus Edison Online800-749-2322 www.edison.eduIt all began in 1962 with a single graduate. Fast forward 50 years and more than 35,000 graduates later, Edison State College con nues to be a Southwest Florida leader in higher educa on. Our instructors are passionate about bringing real-world exper se to the classroom so our students are fully prepared for todays global market. See for yourself. Visit us on campus or online today. Edison State College. A Higher Degree of You.Educate. Innovate. Celebrate. BY GINA SPADAFORI Universal UclickWhile I like the great outdoors well enough in theory, I dont like mess-hall dining, community toilets and showers, or sleeping on cots. And yet, last fall, I signed up to go camping because of my dogs. Our destination was a camp specifically planned for the happiness of dogs and those who love them. Despite my reluctance to go (I was talked into it by friends), I now look back on the experience as four of the happiest days of my life. Joyful dogs, relaxed people and lots of clear, pine-scented air in a drop-dead gorgeous lakeside setting, And while my cabin wasnt fancy, it was more than comfortable enough, and the food wasnt bad at all. What did my dogs think of being offleash with other friendly, well-socialized dogs? Of nonstop swimming in a crystalclear alpine lake? Of massages, hikes, games and even crafts? You wouldnt have to know canine body language to have read the joy in their bouncy steps, or the nonstop doggy grins on their faces. So what, exactly, is a dog camp? Nothing less than the perfect blend of dogs (and people) who dont get near enough exercise and campground owners grateful to get a little extra income at the beginning or the end of their normal summer season. The first dog camp was Vermonts Camp Gone to the Dogs (camp-gonetothe-dogs.com), founded a couple decades ago and still a popular destination for dog lovers from all over the country. The idea was quickly picked up by other entrepreneurs, including the folks behind Camp Unleashed (campunleashed.com), whose California camp was my home for a few days last fall. Camp Unleashed has three locations and is scouting for more, with established camps in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, in Asheville, N.C., and the new camp near Sequoia National Forest, in the mountains east of Fresno, Calif. Dog camp activities can typically be as organized or as relaxed as you choose. There are classes taught by experts in everything from trick-training to agility to reliable recalls, short rambles for dogs who arent all that fit (or people in the same category) or long, brisk hikes for those who can handle them. For the more contemplative, there are plenty of benches near meadows or the lake for thinking or reading while enjoying the view. My dogs and I mixed classes with lake time, and I doubt my retrievers were ever fully dry the entire time. Even my 14-year-old deaf Sheltie enjoyed just walking around off-leash, and he really enjoyed getting a massage, one of the few modestly priced options that werent part of the all-inclusive cost (which varies by camp, but is typically less than a nice hotel per night) for meals, simple lodging (some camps offer upscale options for a higher fee) and a wide array of classes and activities. The happiness I took away from Camp Unleashed lasted for weeks. Even now, months later, I cant think of those days without smiling. And while I am signed up for Camp Unleashed (campunleashed.com) again this fall, Ill also be looking at other operations to add more exposure to my newfound love of dog camps, such as Camp Winnaribbun (campw.com) at Lake Tahoe, Calif., and the new Yellowstone Dog Camp (yellowstonedogsports.com) in Red Lodge, Mont. (Other camps can be found advertised in magazines, such as The Bark.) And yes, I do find my enthusiasm surprising. I guess now that Ive been bitten by the dog camp bug, I just cant wait to ruff it with my happy pack again. PET TALESRuff ItSpring and fall dog camps offer off-leash joy to man and beast To adopt or foster a petThis weeks pets are from Collier County Domestic Animal Services. Adoption fees for cats are $60 and dogs are $85 and include sterilization surgery, vaccinations, pet license, ID microchip and a bag of food. Visit DAS at 7610 Davis Blvd. from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. For more information, call 252-7387 or visit www.colliergov. net/pets. >>Indie is a 2-month-old German shepherd/bull terrier mix who came to the shelter under very special circumstances and wants a forever home. His adoption fee is $160.>>Joy is a 9-monthold terrier mix who would make a wonderful family pet. Her adoption fee is $150.>>Lucky is a handsome, affectionate 2-year-old terrier mix. His adoption fee is $75.>>Sasha is a 5-month-old brindle black mouth cur mix who wants to belong to a happy family. Her adoption fee is $75.>>Zeus is a domestic shorthair, is not quite 3 years old. He rules the shelters cat community room with an affectionate side. His adoption fee is $55.Pets of the WeekWhile retrievers like McKenzie prefer to spend most of their time swimming, dog camps offer activities for all sizes, types and ages of dogs.
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www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYB2 BUSINESS WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 We are a direct lender offering the following loan products: Making dreams come true... SW Floridas Fastest Growing Mortgage Bank! Investors should know if they are buying or being sold investment services. Are you, the investment client, doing the buying? Or are they, the money managers or advisers, doing the selling? If you dont know where you are in this process, you might want to slow down, rethink what is happening and/or get a friend or colleague to accompany you on the investment dance floor. In my opinion, at minimum, you need to figure out where you stand in this process. Preferably, you, the prospective investment client, need to be in the position of buying rather than being the object of the sale. Buying gives you the power to make a much better decision. These dynamics are true whether you are buying widgets, horses or financial products/services; they are unquestionably understood as the dynamics in buying a car. Lets take a look at the underpinnings of the sale or the purchase. They are two sides of one coin but often one partys agenda is more strongly operative and drives the dynamics of a transaction. First, at the retail level (and not the institutional level), the sale in investment products and services heavily depends upon inter-personal elements. Do I like the person? is the most basic question. Another is, Can I trust the person? as if your feelings are an answer to that question. Followed by, What does their office look like? as if brick and/or high-storied is better. These are intensely sensory elements that people in sales can work to their selling advantage; someone selling to you will try to spend as much time with you as possible to create as many points of sensory contact as possible. Often, fundamental understanding and the merits of their products and services get lost in the fact-finding process. Face time translates into reassuring time, creating ties, cementing the bond; somehow the relationship quickly slides into documents for you to sign. To make it easier for you (and easier for them to close a sale) the documents are already completed with your information and just need your signature. None of these steps are bad. Collectively, these are steps for smooth sale-ing. My thoughts are that you should be completing your own paperwork or alongside the financial adviser; it forces you to understand what you are getting into much better. Also, if the paper work is so overwhelming and you dont understand it, you shouldnt have it made easier for your signing you should take steps to understand it. Although document review is bothersome, you should want the product or service sufficiently that the paperwork is worth every bit of the effort. The irony about most disclosures, caveats and descriptions is that they were created to protect the client and yet the client doesnt want to take the time and effort to read them. The truth is that much in the world of traditional investing is familiar, the same, generic, etc.; it is not an out of the box approach. So people tend to focus on fees as if low fees make for a good return. If you are really interested in low fees, then buy no-load indices and skip the managed route. If you are going the managed route, then get something that looks as if it is managed... not just financial planning softwares allocation into funds or ETFs. Find out what the manager is good at and give an allocation to their area of competency. Also, understand that as you increase the amount of individual stock holdings, you eventually approach a market basket and market returns and you might not need a manager for that. Here is what a buy process might look and feel like. First, you dont and shouldnt feel rushed. You dont want to feel as if this (this manager or product) is so great that you have to get it done yesterday. If it is a really great idea today, it will be a great idea tomorrow and the days after. And you dont want to feel as if you have to close because of a scarcity factor, as in there is only a $500,000 allotment left or the fund is being closed to new investors in a few days. These all might be true, but more often than not, they are misleading statements intended to get you to close. Second, you have done your research on the people with whom you are investing and you have done due diligence that these, albeit imperfect individuals, will not walk away with your money, take undue risks, etc. Third, make sure the manager switch is not just to get out of another place that currently holds your funds. Fourthly, the old expression of sleep on it idea should be operative and maybe it should be recast as: take a weeks vacation from the idea and see if seems as good seven days later. You are entrusting your funds or management of your funds to someone other than the persons who worked hard to earn those monies. The persons might be you; it might be your deceased parents, or deceased spouse, etc. and some of these folks toiled for those funds even if you didnt yourself. I think you want to be doing the buying and that means understanding it all and taking the time that suits you to make the decision. It is very difficult to select a manager in the best of circumstances. It is good to talk to and consider allocations among several managers, especially allocations to managers with specific expertise that traditional portfolio managers might well lack. There is a substantial risk of loss in trading futures and options on futures contracts. Past performance is not indicative of future results. This article is provided for informational purposes only. No statement in this article should be construed as a recommendation to buy/sell a futures/options contract or to provide investment advice. Jeannette Showalter, CFA is a commodities broker with Worldwide Futures Systems, 571-8896. For mid-week commentaries, write to showalter@ww fsystems. com. MONEY & INVESTINGMake sure managers are helping you buy, not making a sale a b b a i s jeannetteSHOWALTER, CFAshowalter@ww fsyst ems.com
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He previously worked at The Club at Mediterra and The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort. Ms. Foster handles administrative duties for the entire Naples Harbour operation, including two restaurants and the marina.John Cardillo, partner in the law firm of Cardillo, Keith & Bonaquist, P.A., has been selected as a 2012 Florida Super Lawyer, a distinction awarded to 5 percent of Florida attorneys each year. Mr. Cardillo has been in practice in Naples since 1972 and is a past president of the Collier County Bar Association. He graduated from Furman University and earned his law degree at the University of South Carolina Law School. Tom Moran, managing director-investments senior PIM portfolio manager of Moran Edwards Asset Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, was ranked among Barrons Top 1,000 Financial Advisors for 2012. Board Appointments Jonathan Foerster, executive editor of Gulfshore Life magazine, and Rowan Samuel, a real estate agent and one of the founders of the Naples International Film Festival, have joined the board of directors of the United Arts Council.Kimberly Querrey president of SQ Advisors LLC; Sarah Rorer, president of the Marthas Vineyard Preservation Trust in Edgartown, Mass.; and Shelly Stayer co-owner of Johnsonville Sausage have joined the board of directors of the Philharmonic Center for the Arts Ms. Querrey has held several executive operating and managerial positions at IMCO Recycling, American Bureau of Shipping, Occidental Chemical and Western Michigan University. She also served as a board member of the Academy for Urban School Leadership in Chicago, After School Matters in Chicago, the advisory board of the Morgan Street Documents and Sandbox Ventures Fund and the Chicago Public Education Fund, among others. She is currently a trustee, member of the executive committee and secretary of the Field Museum in Chicago, a board member and executive committee member of the Chicago Council of Global Affairs. Ms. Rorer is house committee chair for the Vineyard Golf Club, also in Edgartown, Mass., and is a member of the Womens Committee at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. She has served as president and chair for the entertainment committee and the speaker series at the Port Royal Club in Naples. Ms. Stayer and her husband own Wisconsin-based Johnsonville Sausage. She is also part owner of Grace and Shellys cupcakes in Naples. Prior to moving to Naples, she founded Bravo Productions, a childrens theater company in Wisconsin. She serves on the John Michael Kohler Art Center board of directors and several Catholic university boards in Wisconsin. Stayer was named Entrepreneur of the Year and chosen for the Women of Achievement award in the state of Wisconsin. She serves on the boards of the Golisano Childrens Museum of Naples and the Shelter for Abused Women & Children, and is on the advisory council for Naples Illustrated magazine.Ned Lautenbach will become chairman of the board of the Philharmonic Center for the Arts at the close of the 2012 fiscal year, replacing Alan Hilfiker, who will continue to serve on the board. Mr. Lautenbach is a retired partner of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Inc., a private equity investment firm specializing in management buyouts. Prior to joining the firm in 1998, he worked for three decades for IBM, where he held a number of executive positions including senior vice president, group executive of worldwide sales and services and was a member of the IBM Corporate Executive Committee. He is currently lead director of the Eaton Corporation board, chairman of the Independent Trustees of the Equity and High Income Funds of Fidelity Investments, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a director of Sony Corporation. Keith Bass has joined the board of directors of WCI Communities. With more than 20 years of experience in residential homebuilding and master-planned community development, Mr. Bass has held senior management positions with leading companies such as Taylor Woodrow and Ryland Homes, where he was president of the South region (Florida, North Carolina, Georgia and Texas markets). He is a certified general contractor and holds a degree in business administration from North Carolina Wesleyan College. Interior Design Renee Gaddis has launched Renee Gaddis Interiors, an interior design firm specializing in residential homes and condominiums throughout Southwest Florida. A graduate of Iowa State University, Ms. Gaddis holds a bachelors degree in apparel design merchandising and production with a minor in marketing. She is a member of the American Society of Interior Designers, is certified by the National Council of Interior Design Qualification and has earned Green AP certification in sustainability. She recently received several Pinnacle awards from the Collier County Building Industry Association and took top honors in 2011, winning a Grand Aurora award for her work at Moraya Bay. Her community involvement includes the American Heart Association, the American Cancer Society and the Conservancy of Southwest Florida. Jessica Tripper has joined California Closets Southwest Florida franchise as a designer to serve clients in Collier, Lee and Charlotte counties. Ms. Tripper attended the School of Visual Arts in New York City and previously worked as a design consultant at the California Closets franchise in Fairfield, N.J. Nonpro t Organizations Renee Palin has joined Humane Society Naples as assistant director of development-special events. She held positions with the Monroe Community College Foundation in Rochester, N.Y., for seven years, most recently as director of special events. As an account manager for Dixon Schwabl Advertising, she executed the Horses on Parade fundraiser that raised $1 million that was shared by 100 nonprofit organizations in Rochester. Public Utilities Andrew Koebel, P.E., has been named director of operations for Bonita Springs Utilities. As such, he manages 72 employees and oversees the operation of two water production plants and two water reclamation facilities, as well as the associated fieldwork and service activities. Mr. Koebel joined BSU as a maintenance technician in 1995. While working full time, he earned an associates degree in drafting and design technology from Edison State College and, in 2006, a bachelors degree in civil engineering from University of South Florida. He is a member of the Water Environment Federation, the Florida Water & Pollution Control Operators Association and the American Society of Civil Engineers. Pondsford Foster Cardillo Moran Bass Gaddis
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Miami attorney Jason Gordon will discuss how to keep yourself and your public relations company litigation free and will offer tips on dealing with the media. Cost is $24 per person for PRSA members, $29 for non-members, $27 for nonprofits and $15 for students. Reservations must be made by Friday, March 23. Call Denyse Mesnik, chapter president, at 659-7303 or register online at SA, Gulf Coast Chapter online at www.gulfcoastprsa.org. Members of the Collier Building Industry Association and the Lee BIA will hold a joint mixer from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, at Florida Builder Appliances, 27180 Bay Landing Drive in Bonita Springs. Cost is $15 per person. Reservations are required by March 13 and can be made at www.cbia.net. The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce holds its next members-only Executive Club meeting from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, at Norris Home Furnishings, 5015 Tamiami Trail N. Register at www.napleschamber.org/events. The East Naples Merchants Association meets for Business After Business at 5:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month. For location and more information, call 435-9410 or 643-3600. Partner 4 Performance, a networking group for small business owners, meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the second Thursday and from 8:30-10 a.m. on the fourth Thursday of every month at Patrics in Mission West Plaza. Cost is $10, plus $12 for the lunch meeting. For more information, call 948-0050 or visit www. partner4performance.com. The Marco Island Area Chamber of Commerce invites members and guest to Business After Five from 5:30-7 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the Month. The location changes from month to month. The next gathering is set for April 18 at the Marco Island Brewery, and the May 16 locaiotn is CJs on the Bay. For more information, e-mail Katie@marcoislandchamber. org.
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BEFORE AFTER Love Your Kitchen Again! and toners is a major line item in our news department budget, says Mr. Pontius. In just four months, the iPads have probably already paid for themselves. Prior to purchasing the 10 tablets four per studio and two as reserves the broadcaster printed four 100-page scripts for each of its 18 daily Mondaythrough-Friday newscasts. It now prints just one, which the director files then archives, says Mr. Pontius. Over the course of a year, were going to save on paper costs and save a few trees, he says. Its just a better way to do it; its just good technology. Despite the technological revolution that introduced the iPad and rival tablets two years ago, many businesses had to wait until industry-specific applications were developed. That only happened recently for electronic news programming, says Mr. Pontius. There were some technological challenges at first, he says. We started experimenting with the iPads four months ago and finally cut the cord and started using them exclusively eight weeks ago. The devices provide more flexibility, allowing the director to make on-air changes in story sequences that are instantly updated on the anchors iPad. Tablet-toting anchors are no longer chained to the news desk and views of the teleprompter. They can move throughout the studio for different shots. Mr. Pontius says ABC and NBCs onair talent tested two products. They liked the iPad interface better, he says. All the scripts are loaded onto the iPad. Its light, and frankly, its easier to use.High-tech real estate sellingDeveloper and homebuilder WCI Communities equipped its construction and production managers with seven touch-screen Samsung Galaxy tablets in October. The technology allows the employees to ditch the three-ring binders and building plans they often carried around, says Tom Fichter, vice president of construction. They can now dial into the Bonita Springs companys server to access real-time data, including floor plans, change orders, customer finishes and color selections, and vendor delivery and construction schedules. It streamlines the building process, improves efficiency and saves paper, says Mr. Fichter. They can schedule jobs in real time. They dont have to physically write things down then go back to the office and update the information from a laptop or desktop. They can reference everything from the web through the tablet. A camera feature also allows managers to upload construction photos to MyWCI, the companys iPad application that lets homebuyers monitor the progress of their home, schedule tee times or dining reservations and check out clubhouse calendars. It works well for the demographic of our customer, who are usually not local, says Mr. Fichter. They love seeing pictures of their homes under construction.One gadget for everythingTom Cappiello, vice president of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney in Punta Gorda, received his iPad as a birthday gift from his wife in October 2010, when the device was first introduced. He immediately traded it in for a souped-up version that gave him 64 gigabytes (hes used just two gigs) and the ability to dial in anywhere. I wanted to be able to take it on the road and not have to worry about finding Wi-Fi, he says. With my data package, I can get data wherever I am. I have all my music on it and can do streaming video so I can watch movies if Im flying or traveling. Mr. Cappiello uses his iPad to write a weekly column for the Sunday paper, access work e-mail, check the stock market and receive news alerts germane to his profession. He also uses a GPS program that provides real-time traffic alerts and is looking forward to Morgan Stanleys introduction of an application that will let him access his office desktop from his iPad. I will be able to go to a clients home and look up accounts in real time, he says. My iPad is pretty indispensible. Im never out of touch and theres no question its improved my efficiency. Tina Matte, a partner at Gravina, Smith, Matte & Arnold, a Fort Myers marketing and public relations agency, likes the connectivity of the iPad; she can be online anytime, anywhere at airports, in the car or while attending her childrens sporting events. I take mine into almost all client meetings now to take notes, Ms. Matte says. I can easily email meeting notes with assignments to staff before I even leave the meeting. It really improves productivity, communication and coordination and I dont lose pieces of paper in big notebooks anymore. The iPad is fabulous.If they could only cookThe servers at Komoon Thai, Sushi & Ceviche, a Naples restaurant specializing in Thai, Japanese and Peruvian cuisine, use iPads and a restaurant app to take orders and swipe credit cards. Co-owner Saifon Sombun says the establishments four tablets also allow them to show indecisive or curious diners a photo of each dish. Having the iPads has improved us as a restaurant, she says. It really helps the customers, too. Orders are immediately uploaded to the kitchen, freeing the serving staff to spend more time in the dining room tending to customers needs. Upon paying, patrons can choose either a paper receipt or e-mailed copy, says Ms. Sombun. Like any new way of doing business, tablets take some getting used to, especially to those who are technology challenged or used to seeing the bigger picture. WCIs Mr. Fichter says blueprints are still indispensible for detailed dimensional references. The tablet has been a big change for some of our people who are not super computer savvy but theyre doing better, he says. Also it can be a little awkward to carry around on a construction site. The managers have bought fanny packs to keep their hands free. Wi-Fi service isnt always the best. You get a slower connection than you would if you were hard-wired into the office, says Mr. Fichter. It wasnt so much the learning curve that tripped up Mr. Cappiello but the absence of instructions manuals for most Apple products dont accompany the product; instead theyre online. iPads work with the iTunes operating system, he says. The first time I turned it on, nothing happened. I had to download iTunes to my personal computer then hook up iTunes with my iPad to activate my iPad. The biggest disadvantage for Mr. Cappiello? Youre always in touch but I really dont see a lot of disadvantages to owning one. If you need to be in touch or want to know whats going on, its fantastic. If you want to be left alone, it isnt. TABLETSFrom page 1 COURTESY PHOTOWCI Communities app for the Samsung Galaxy tablet allows Realtors and clients to easily check on a home.COURTESY PHOTOAnchors Clay Miller and Stacey Deffenbaugh review scripts on their tablets moments before the start of a newscast.
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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY www.FloridaWeekly.com WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 REAL ESTATE B11 NETWORKING Brett Baier at Naples Town Hall We take more society and networking photos at area events than we can t in the newspaper. So, if you think we missed you or one of your friends, go to www. oridaweekly.com and view the photo albums from the many events we cover. You can purchase any of the photos too. Send us your society and networking photos. Include the names of everyone in the picture. E-mail them to society@ oridaweekly.com. 1 3 4 2 5 6 7Bret Baier and his mother, Pat Baier 1 Laura Dixon, Keith Mulder, Trent and Emily Casto, Sara Mulder and Jim Dixon 2 Carla Delgado and Lynn Byerly 3 Bret Baier with Vince and Pat Foglia 4. Robert and Paula Boykin, Roger and Sharon Vaile 5. Jim and Debi Schneider 6. Bret Baier with Barry and Debra Bright 7. Mark Llewelyn EvansCOURTESY PHOTOS
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Furnished. $4,000 Its all good news about sales in Tavira tower at Bonita Bay SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYSales in T he Lutg ert Companies luxury tower Tavira at Bonita Bay continue at a noteworthy pace, with four contracts in the first week of March. Todd Kendall, director of sales f or The Lutgert C ompanies, says Tavira is drawing the attention of buyers from Southwest Florida to Canada. Our Canadian neighbors are capitalizing on their strong dollar to live in sunny Southwest Florida and look here to purchase property as an investment, Mr. Kendall says. Tavira had a year-ending sales volume of $30 million, and a record-setting 25 total sales, making it the top selling new luxury high-rise in Southwest Florida in 2011 based upon information compiled through the Multiple Listing System. Last fall, we examined strategies to motivate buyers to make purchasing decisions as the economy began to rebound, Mr. Kendall says. We adjusted the price structure to reflect the current market and included flooring and backgrounds in the purchase price along with an enclosed garage. People have clearly responded very favorably to the incentives, and we are now 50 percent sold. Tavira at Bonita Bay rises 26 stories. Residences have single-family home comforts such gas fireplaces in living rooms and screened lanais with grills and summer kitchens. Floor plans range from 3,500 square feet to 4,100 square feet of airconditioned living space. Prices begin at $1.2 million. Owners enjoy an expansive pool, poolside cabanas, steam and massage rooms and a rooftop sunset level with a bar and seating. Newly added to the lineup of building amenities is virtual golf. Residents can get in some practice swings right in the comfort and convenience of the building before heading out to the links; Bonita Bay has five championship golf courses for members. Coming soon will be a complete design center within Tavira, where residents can peruse an array of flooring and finishes in the ease and convenience of the building, saving them substantial time, which is itself considered a luxury in the fast pace of todays world. Tavira joins five other exclusi ve Lutgert Companies high-rises on an exclusive corridor in Bonita Bay. The towers dot a premium expanse overlooking a nature preserve, Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. The company plans two more towers in The High-Rises at Bonita Bay. Residents can purchase memberships to have usage of the Bonita Bay clubhouse, five championship golf courses and the tennis and swim center. Through separate membership, the marina cub has a full-service marina with storage, dining facilities and egress to the Gulf of Mexico via the Imperial River and Estero Bay. As owner-members, residents can participate in the function and management of the club and its facilities. The Lutg ert Companies has operated in Southwest Florida since 1964, when Raymond Lutgert started the development of Park Shore in Naples, which includes 17 luxury high-rises. Premier Sothebys International Realty, the real estate di vision of T he Lutg ert Companies, is the exclusive representative for The High-Rises at Bonita Bay. Models are open daily. For more information, call 495-1105 or visit www.BonitaBay.com. COURTESY PHOTOSAbove: Tavira at Bonita Bay Left: The living and dining area of a ninth-floor residence at Tavira n omy began n y ly r e s es a v e Comi ng soon Theres a new neighborhood at Fiddlers Creek SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYD.R. Horton has announced the release of Chiasso, the national homebuilders second village within Fiddlers Creek, with 59 single-family residences in the Veneta section of the development. 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*All interior selections are offered through and must be made through the WCI Design Center. Certain selections may not be stan dard with the price of the homed selected. Offer good on new WCI homes contracted March 16 April 30, 2012. Contact the Sales Director at Manchester Square for details. Offer is subject to change or cancellation without notice. All references to clubs and membership opportunities and other amenities are subject to fees, dues and availability. Some photographs may be of locations or activities not in the community. Void where prohibited. WCI Communities, Inc. All rights reserved. CBC058372A I Nb Atbb A Ptn Tfr Mb Sb Irb Tfr Sn13659 Manchester Lane Naples, FL 34109 239.598.2370ManchesterSquareWCI.comWhether youre grilling with friends or letting the kids romp on the playground, the Clubhouse at Manchester Square complements the way you live. Stay in shape at the state-ofthe-art tness center. When you return home, take a relaxing swim in the pool or hit the court for a pick-up basketball game. With an unbeatable North Naples location close to dining, shopping and beaches, plus seven fabulous single-family home designs oering from 1,557 to 3,395 sq. of air-conditioned living area, Manchester Square oers the latest in Naples lifestyle livingyour lifestyle. 95 9 1 Imm o k a l e e Rd d d d d . G oodlette-Frank Rd A irport Pulling R d Livin g ston R d N aple s N N Va n d er b ilt Beac h R d Pine Ri dg e R d. M a nc he s t er r r Sq ua q q re W h i pp oo r w i ll Lane Osc e ola T r a i l Exit 1 07 E E xi t 111 Ti b u r n Va derbi a n ilt Su n-N-F u n Lagoon Wate rs side Sh ops at Pel elican Bay p Me r ca t o Amenities that enhance your life. Homes from $219,990 The Experience Is Everything. Spice Up Your New Home with WCIs FREE Kitchen Upgrade!* Up to $10,000
PRE-CONSTRUCTION FROM THE $300s12 Fiddlers Residential, LLC, Fiddlers Creek Realty, Inc. Licensed Real Estate Broker. ORAL REPRESENTATIONS CANNOT BE RELIED UPON AS CORRECTLY STATING REPRESENTATIONS OF THE DEVELOPER, BROKER OR SELLER. FOR CORRECT REPRESENTATIONS, MAKE REFERENCE TO THIS BROCHURE AND, IF APPLICABLE, THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED BY FLORIDA LAW TO BE FURNISHED TO A BUYER OR LESSEE. All features, amenities, prices and availability are subject to change without notice. The dimensions, square footages, sizes, configurations and other information contained herin are approximate and subject to change without notice and meant to be illustrative only, subject to actual construction variations as a result of field conditions and changes. Ownership of property within Fiddlers Creek does n ot entitle an Owner to any right, title, interest or otherwise to use all planned Club facilities, but rather an opportunity to join, subject to the payment of assessments, fees and applicable regulations. Development and construction of these facilities is contingent upon receipt of all applicable governmental permits and approvals. All club facilities and the private golf courses as presently proposed are not constructed nor will all proposed facilities be located within the property encompassed in the Fiddlers Creek PUD. Development and construction of these facilities is contingent upon receipt of all applicable governmental permits and approvals. EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITYPLUS... Season Ready, Move-in Homes All New Builders: Lennar & D.R. Horton All New Floor Plans All New Pricing PRECONSTRUCTION from the UPPER $300sA Million-Dollar Lifestyle at a Fraction of the Price! FiddlersCreek.comLocated on Collier Boulevard on the way to Marco Island Single Family Homes 1,840 2,738 A/C sq. ft. From $379,990AMADOR by D.R. Horton Single Family Homes 1,649 2,246 A/C sq. ft. From $369,990MILLBROOK by Lennar Single Family Homes 2,583 3,522 A/C sq. ft. From $484,990CHIASSO by D.R. HortonSingle Family Homes 2,800 3,659 A/C sq. ft. From $599,990RUNAWAY BAY by Lennar y ll y VILLAGE/ADDRESS DESCRIPTION PRICEMillbrook 3094 Aviamar Circle 3BR/2BA 1,876 A/C Sq. Ft. 675,000 3086 Aviamar Circle 3BR/3BA 2,524 A/C Sq. Ft. 775,000 Callista 2745 Callista Mar Way, #6-204 3BR/3BA 3,029 A/C Sq. Ft. 439,000 2731 Aviamar Circle, #10-101 3BR/3BA 2,502 A/C Sq. Ft. 320,000 2731 Aviamar Circle, #10-104 3BR/3BA 2,502 A/C Sq. Ft. 299,000 2718 Callista Court, #12-101 3BR/3BA 2,502 A/C Sq. Ft. 310,000 2710 Callista Court, #14-204 3BR/3BA 3,029 A/C Sq. Ft. 399,000 2713 Callista Court, #15-101 3BR/3BA 2,502 A/C Sq. Ft. 295,000 2713 Callista Court, #15-102 3BR/3BA 2,237 A/C Sq. Ft. 285,000 2713 Callista Court, #15-201 3BR/3BA 3,029 A/C Sq. Ft. 379,000 2713 Callista Court, #15-202 3BR/3BA 2,512 A/C Sq. Ft. 339,000 2717 Callista Court, #16-102 3BR/3BA 2,237 A/C Sq. Ft. 300,000 2717 Callista Court, #16-204 3BR/3BA 3,029 A/C Sq. Ft. 369,000 2721 Callista Court, #17-101 3BR/3BA 2,502 A/C Sq. Ft. 289,000 2721 Callista Court, #17-103 3BR/3BA 2,237 A/C Sq. Ft. 300,000 2721 Callista Court, #17-203 3BR/3BA 2,512 A/C Sq. Ft. 339,000VILLAGE/ADDRESS DESCRIPTION PRICECotton Green 3817 Cotton Green Path Dr. 3BR/2BA 1,900 A/C Sq. Ft. 295,000 Cranberry Crossing 9016 Cherry Oaks Trail 3BR/3BA 1,876 A/C Sq. Ft. 359,000 Serena 3176 Serena Lane, #15-201 3BR/3BA 3,010 A/C Sq. Ft. 359,000 3160 Serena Lane, #19-101 3BR/3BA 2,408 A/C Sq. Ft. 299,000 3160 Serena Lane, #19-102 3BR/3BA 2,408 A/C Sq. Ft. 309,000 3160 Serena Lane, #19-201 3BR/3BA 3,010 A/C Sq. Ft. 339,000 Marengo 3146 Aviamar Circle, #1-102 3BR/3BA 2,100 A/C Sq. Ft. 239,000 3138 Aviamar Circle, #3-202 3BR/3BA 2,200 A/C Sq. Ft. 249,000 3123 Aviamar Circle, #6-202 3BR/3BA 2,200 A/C Sq. Ft. 249,000 3035 Aviamar Circle, #9-201 3BR/3.5BA 2,488 A/C Sq. Ft. 265,000 3035 Aviamar Circle, #9-203 3BR/3BA 2,200 A/C Sq. Ft. 259,000 3031 Marengo Court, #10-103 3BR/3BA 2,100 A/C Sq. Ft. 339,000 3032 Marengo Court, #11-103 3BR/3BA 2,100 A/C Sq. Ft. 229,000 3032 Marengo Court, #11-202 3BR/3BA 2,200 A/C Sq. Ft. 234,000 3032 Marengo Court, #11-203 3BR/3BA 2,200 A/C Sq. Ft. 234,000 SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD Cotton Green Marengo M Serena Millbrook Callista SOLD
Model Open House, Sunday 14 pm NOWMORE THAN EVER With three exceptional private neighborhoods in which to choose from Torino, Miramonte and Traditions the time to buy at Grey Oaks could not be more perfect. ________ NAPLES PREMIER CLUB COMMUNITY Grey Oaks remains the right club in the right place: Naples number-one-rated private club, with 54 holes of championship golf, eight Har-Tru tennis courts and a 5,550-square-foot tness center. ________ UNPRECEDENTED VALUE New prices offer unprecedented value on the home you have long desired a home to be enjoyed by you and your family for generations to come. Here, you enjoy the privilege of holding the keys to your future. Visit our sales of ce to take advantage of this unprecedented opportunity. THE BOUGAINVILLEA at Torino 239.262.5557 800.294.2426 www.greyoaks.comAirport Pulling Road, north of Golden Gate Parkway in the heart of Naples. Grey Oaks is offered by Grey Oaks Realty, Inc., a licensed real estate broker. Prices, features and availability subject to change without notice. THE HIBISCUS at Miramonte Previously owned homes available from the $600s to over $6 million.Villas at Miramonte and Torino priced from the high $900s he Right Time, the Right Place, the Right Price.T
BROKER PARTICIPATION WELCOMED. ORAL REPRESENTATIONS CANNOT BE RELIED UPON AS CORRECTLY STATING THE REPRESENTATIONS OF THE DEVELOPER. FOR CORRECT REPRESENTATIONS REFERENCE SHOULD BE MADE TO THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED BY SECTION 718.503, FLORIDA STATUTES, TO BE FURNISHED BY A DEVELOPER TO A BUYER OR LESSEE. NOT AN OFFERING WHERE PROHIBITED BY STATE LAW. PRICES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. From the $180s to over $2 million Visit our Sales Center today. 8020 Grand Lely Drive, Naples, Florida 34113 (239) 793-2100 Lely Resort Realty, LLC, Exclusive Sales Agent, Licensed Real Estate Brokerwww.lely-resort.com Join us on Facebook Clubhouseof the year Community of the year4 years in a row! Ol from the $180s Alden Woods from the $190s Players Cove from the $290s Moorgate Point from the low $300s Courtyards at Cordoba from the $360s Classics Estates from over $1 Million Our newest neighborhood offers expanded features and exquisite details designed for the discerning buyer. Topaz Series from the $390s Ruby Series from the $530s Emerald Series from the $640s Onyx Series from the $460s Sapphire Series from the $540s Visit our MAJORCA MODELparticipating in the CBIAs Multi-Site Parade of Homes Covington Place from the $640s featuring 3 championship golf courses, 7 tennis courts, 3 resort-style pools, a luxurious spa and fitness center, 4 clubhouses, a village center and 7 distinctive neighborhoods... Developerof the year Everybody loves aLely delivers year after year, with an unbeatable lifestyle, award-winning community and a wide range of residences from which to choose.winner!
Naples Fabulous Properties, Fantastic Values Sothebys International Realty and the Sothebys International Realty logo are registered service marks used with permission. Each Oce Is Independently Owned And Operated. THE VILLAGE OFFICE | GULF SHORE BOULEVARD NORTH | NAPLES, FLORIDA | btbtt | PREMIERSOTHEBYSREALTY .COM COQUINA SANDSHomesite with the ideal location. Half acre lot located 2 blocks from Naples sugar sand beaches and Gulf of Mexico. n,, Linda Perry/Judy Perry | 239.450.9113 firstname.lastname@example.org PARK SHORE | The Tropics #122Three bedroom, updated bayfront condominium. Walk to Venetian Village/ deeded beach access. nf, Cathy Owen | 239.213.7442 email@example.com PELICAN BAY | Dorchester #206Open & spacious 3BR/3BA residence with tranquil preserve views. nr, Pat Duggan | 239.216.1980 firstname.lastname@example.org PINE RIDGE | 128 Myrtle Road Southern exposure on beautiful Lake Mockingbird. 1.65 acres. n,, Sue Black | 239.250.5611 email@example.com PARK SHORE | Provence #1003 Spectacular Gulf views. Stunningly decorated, immaculate 3BR+den, 4.5 bath beachfront condominium. n,, Otto Becker | 239.250.6808 firstname.lastname@example.org PELICAN BAY | 7853 Cocobay Drive Guest cabana, granite kitchen, updated 3BR+den with lake view. Close to beach, tennis and tness centers. n,, Cathy Owen | 239.213.7442 email@example.com GLEN EAGLE | 373 Harvard LaneMinutes to Old Naples. 2000 built pool home with full Golf membership. n, Sandra McCarthy-Meeks | 239.287.7921 firstname.lastname@example.org MOORINGS | Admiralty Point I #608 Turnkey furnished 3BR with sunny south exposure and view of Doctors Pass and the Gulf. n,r, Jeri Richey | 239.269.2203 email@example.com PELICAN BAY WOODSSW exposure, volume ceilings, granite island kitchen & impeccable craftsmanship in this 6400 SF custom home. n,, Cathy Owen | 239.213.7442 firstname.lastname@example.org PELICAN BAY | BarringtonGolf course views. Elegant, immaculate 3BR/3BA+den home. Marble & tile oors, large covered lanai. n,f, Jane Darling | 239.290.3112 email@example.com OLD NAPLES | Franklin ArmsCompletely updated 1st oor residence. Just 3 blocks to the beach. nt, Pat Duggan | 239.216.1980 firstname.lastname@example.org PELICAN BAY | Grosvenor #1705Spectacular views, 17th oor sky-high living! Granite & marble in updated kitchen. Extralarge two bedroom. nf, Jeri Richey | 239.269.2203 email@example.com OPEN SUN. PM PINE RIDGE | 92 Center Street A private family compound perfectly set on Middle Lake. Main house, guest house and detached oce/garage. n,, Sue Black | 239.250.5611 firstname.lastname@example.org PELICAN BAY | Montenero #508Features sunrise/sunsets on multi lanais, custom mill work and large living space. n,t, Linda Perry/Judy Perry | 239.450.9113 email@example.com PELICAN BAY | Chateaumere Royale #504Sunset views of the Gulf.Two bedroom, two bathroom, updated. Enjoy Pelican Bay lifestyle. n, Sandra McCarthy-Meeks | 239.287.7921 firstname.lastname@example.org PELICAN BAY | Avalon #J-7Completely updated 3BR/2BA property. Walk to community center and shopping. Reduced to nr, Pat Duggan | 239.216.1980 email@example.com OPEN SUN. PM OPEN SUN. PM OPEN SUN. PM
Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. Coldwell Banker, Coldwell Banker Previews International, And Previews Are Registered Trademarks Licensed To Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. An Equal Opportunity Company. Equal Housing Opportunity. Owned And Operated By NRT LLC. Picture Perfec View...Try my new SMS text codes to view a detailed mobile website of these listings MERIDIAN CLUB IN PARK SHORE 4901 GULF SHORE BLVD. #1203Tastefully updated beachfront 2+Den/3BA with fabulous views of the Gulf, Bay & City with impact windows. O ered at $1,149,000. Text T327038 to 85377 WATERFRONT IN THE MOORINGS 210 SPRINGLINE DRIVEJUST REDUCED $275K! Minutes from Doctors Pass & the Gulf 3BR+Den, 3.5BA pool home on .45 acre lot with 167 of waterfront living, 2 boat docks one with a 20lb. lift. O ered at $1,950,000. Text T326801 to 85377 EMERALD LAKES 7156 MILL POND CIRCLEIncredibly priced 3BR/2BA residence with southern exposure, 11 ceilings, granite counters & tile throughout with room for pool. O ered at $229,500.Text T327122 to 85377 REDUCED FAIRWAY GARDENS IN LELY 190 P EBBLE BEACH BLVD #102Updated 2BR/2BA residence with golf course & pool views. New counters, carpeting, A/C & more. O ered at $89,000 Kay Miller 239-898-3693.Text T327728 to 85377 MARTINIQUE CLUB IN MOORINGS 3003 GULF SHORE BLVD N, #201Panoramic view over swaying palms, sandy beach and Gulf from this 3BR/3BA unit on the 2nd oor. Direct beach access, pool and more! O ered at $995,000 GULF COAST SAILING CLUB THE SAILING HEART OF NAPLES, FL Pou ponsb t n ...Gulf Coast Sailing Clubs 36th annual SWFL Regatta Porsche Cup of Naples viewed from the Naples pier.March 24-25, 2012www.GulfCoastSailingClub.org for more information.
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your beach home awaitsPrivate and secluded beachfront home with Gulf views everywhere you look. Magnicently designed with ve bedrooms ensuite, library, theater room, formal dining room with built in temperature controlled glass wine coolers, glass elevator & shaft, custom glass hemmed balconies, and luxurious pool area with extensive water features. $11,400,000 CHRISTOPHER A. BRAUNchris@allnaples.com 239.572.2200 www.allnaples.comExpert Naples Real Estate Services for Buyers & Sellers Since 19842011 Top Overall Agent for Downing-Frye Realty DOWNING-FRYE REALTY INC. rarely availableEnjoy your main residence and detached guest home with private southwesterly water orientation on a quiet cul-de-sac tucked away near Port Royal and Little Harbor. This home features 140 feet of protected and direct Gulf access water frontage as well as your own private cut-in boat slip. $2,495,000 tranquil & privateSerene 4/3 courtyard design in Pelican Marsh, quiet cul-de-sac, lake & golf course view. $799,000 panoramic vistas3/2 in Bayfront, large open terrace, shopping & dining within property, walk to 5th Avenue. $599,000 vanderbilt beach2/2 with Gulf views, turnkey furnished, steps to Vanderbilt Beach & Delnor-Wiggins State Park. $395,000 beach & boatingGulfshore Blvd., sunny 3/3 built 2004, deeded boat dock included, beach access across street, fantastic move-in condition. $1,395,000 secluded moorings4/4, West of Crayton, elegant simplicity, large tropical lot, deeded City park green space across the street. $1,095,000 perfect parkshoreUpdated 4/4, private & quiet large interior lot, impact glass, large paver pool area with bath access. $899,000
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PRIVATE. BEACH. CLUB. LIVING.11125 Gulf Shore Drive, Naples, FL 34108.239.514.5050. MorayaBay.com EXCLUSIVE REPRESENTATIVESSothebys International Realty and the Sothebys International Realty logo are registered service marks used with permission. Each Office Is Independently Owned And Operated. o nal Realt y and the Sotheb y s International istered service marks used with p ermissio n. p endentl y Owned And O p erated ORAL REPRESENTATIONS CANNOT BE RELIED UPON AS CORRECTLY STATING REPRESENTATIONS OF THE DEVELOPER. FOR CORRECT REPRESENTATIONS M AKE REFERENCE TO THIS ADVERTISEMENT AND TO THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED BY SECTION 718.50 3, FLORIDA STATUTE S, TO BE FURNISHED BY A DEVELOPER TO A BUYER OR LESSEE. E REFERENCE TO THIS ADVERT Beach Club. Grotto Bar. Distracting Views.Enjoy a cool one. Stunning views dominate each luxurious residence and every on-site amenity at Moraya Bay. From the beachside service, restaurant and grotto bar to resort-style pool, lap pool and fitness center, the views are quite distracting. Residences of 4,000-4,500 square feet. Prices from $2.5 million. Over $100 million in sales. Enjoy a coo l one Stunning views d ominate eac h l uxurious resi d ence an d every on-site amenity a t MorayaBay.Fromthebeachsideservice,restaurantandgrottobartoresort stylepool,lappooland
FORREST INTERNATIONAL REALTYOFFICE (239) 434-7228 ~ TOLL FREE (866) 434-7228 ~ EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org ~ www.theforrestcompany.comJAMES E. FORREST, REAL ESTATE CONSULTANT EXCELLENCE ISNEVERAN EXTRAVAGANCE EXCELLENCE ISNEVERAN EXTRAVAGANCE THE BEST SOURCE FOR EXCEPTIONAL PROPERTIES To Discern The Finest World-Class Properties (Privately & Publicly Available), Call Or Email: (Many properties are private placements.) 3100 GORDON DRIVEWORLD-CLASS ULTRA LUXURY DEFINED LISTED & SOLD BY JAMES E. FORRESTThe Most Expensive Beachfront Single-Family Estate Ever Sold In Southwest Florida 277 Ft. Beach Frontage List Price: $18 Million 3760 FORT CHARLES DRIVEULTRA LUXURIOUS GATED YACHTING COMPOUND LISTED & SOLD BY JAMES E. FORREST Ensconced On Palm-Studded Grounds Encompassing Two Full Estate Sites
Sales Center Open Daily 10-6pm I 13100 Plantation Roadwww.bellacasaluxury.com All dimensions are approximate and all oor plans are subject to change by the developer without notice. Prices, plans, descriptions, features and amenities are subject to change.LUXURY DECORATED MODELS OPEN DAILY off Daniels Pkwy & Plantation Road (239) 288-5117 $80sfrom thebrand new luxury units Location, Location, Location Oral representation cannot be relied upon as correctly stating representations of the developer for correct representations, make reference to this brochure and to the documents required by section 718.503, orida statues, to be furnished by a developer to buy or lessee. Brokers Welcome the best OPPORTUNITY in fort myers Can NOW be yours TODAY! Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. Coldwell Banker, Coldwell Banker Previews International, And Previews Are Registered Trademarks Licensed To Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. An Equal Opportunity Company. Equal Housing Opportunity. Owned And Operated By NRT LLC. PLEASE CONTACT LISA TASHJIAN TODAY TO VIEW THESE AND OTHER NAPLES HOMES Lisa_Tashjian@comcast.net(239) 259-7024VANDERBILT BEACH 10620 Gulf Shore Drive #501 Spectacular water views of Vanderbilt Bay & the Gulf from this elegant 3 BR/3.5BA corner unit with Den. Gulf Access, steps to Beach. Ask about Boat Dock/ Cabana! $1,495,000PELICAN BAY6001 Pelican Bay Boulevard #1406 Gulf & Golf views from 14th oor. Beautifully renovated, spacious 3BR/3BA, walk-in closets, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops 2 balconies, 2 garage spaces. $669,000 From Golf to Gulf...PELICAN MARSH 4+DEN 3.5BA ............................ $1,499,000 PELICAN MARSH 5BR 4.5BA ................................. $1,379,000 VINEYARDS 4+DEN 3BA ...........................................$799,000 LELY RESORT 3+DEN 2.5 BA ...................................$539,000 NAPLES LAKES CC 3+DEN 3BA ..............................$468,500 WYNDEMERE CC 3BR 3BA .....................................$429,000 Golf Course Condos. (includes membership) From $179,990Golf Course Carriage Homes From $201,990Golf Course Single Family Homes From $400,000 $2MLuxury Resort Style Condos From $180,000 to $760,000Gated Community Single Family Homes From $299,990 to $650,000NAPLES NEW CONSTRUCTION AVAILABILITY!Call or email for a full list of new construction communities Gabriele H Vretta James W. Bates239-919-5261 Susan@JWBates.comColdwell Banker Residential R E. 4851 Tamiami Trail N. Naples 34103 Peggy Sue Garrity239-207-1008PGarrity@msn.com NaplesRealEstateByPeggy.com850 C 5th Ave South Naples, FL 34102 PANORAMIC GULF VIEWS from this 2 BR+Den, 2 BA Park Shore residence. Beautifully remodeled residence in a luxury building featuring the nest amenities with beach access. MLS # 211523340 Text T14631 to 85377 for details UPDATED 3 bedroom or 2 den / 2 Bath attached Villa. Renovations include neutral 18 tile throughout, newly painted, new lighting, appliances, & speaker system. Brand new furnishings from Arhaus Entertaining is a pleasure with the extended screened in lanai...totally private. 2-car garage. PROFESSIONALLY RENOVATED and decorated, private with over 2 acres, only 15 minutes to the beach. 3 BR/3BA/3000 sq. ft. handscraped wood oors throughout, custom drapery, see-through replace. Glass sliders open to pool and outdoor kitchen. MLS# 211521455. Text T14634 to 85377 $339,000 $789,999 $759,000 PARK SHORE LOGAN WOODS WIGGINS PASSOPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 1-4 OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 1-4 A Realtor Who Cares!To Care: the phrase means to feel concern or importance for someone or something. But with Kathie Soller, it not only defines who she is, but when working with clients, she works with such intensity, the definition sets her apart. Her passion and her nature to care, makes her a person who will work diligently with you on your behalf. Whether youre a buyer or a seller, she will do everything possible to make sure your satisfaction is guaranteed.Buyers: expectations and selects all possible choices. properties that look most desirable. makes sense when the buyer decides that they have found their home.Sellers: that will attract buyers for a quick sale. as well as an ongoing advertising campaign that not only includes print, but showcases your property on over 550+ websites worldwide. importantly works diligently through closing the contract.Buyer and Seller ExpectationsKathie Soller, Broker Associate The Soller-Brown Team239-641-6449550 5th Avenue South, Naples, FL 34102
ORAL REPRESENTATIONS CANNOT BE RELIED UPON AS CORRECTLY STATING REPRESENTATIONS OF THE DEVELOPER FOR CORRECT REPRESENTATIONS, M AKE REFERENCE TO THIS BROCHURE AND TO THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED BY SECTION 718.503, FLORIDA STATUTES, TO BE FURNISHED BY A DEVELOPER TO A BUYER OR LESSE. EQUAL HOUSINGOPPORTUNITY ,, The New Wave In Luxury Living Take Wiggins Pass Road To Vanderbilt Drive 13675 Vanderbilt Drive at Wiggins Pass Road239.591.2727 | aqua-naples.com3 MODELS OPEN DAILYPACTRealtyOFFERED EXCLUSIVELY BYAqua represents the ultimate Naples lifestyle with large (3,500-plus square feet of living space), threeand four-bedroom luxury residences featuring breath-taking water views, boat slips with direct access to the Gulf, on-site concierge, a spectacular sky lounge, state-of-the-art theatre, and more. With only 48 residences, its just minutes away from Naples renowned beaches, shopping and restaurants. Prices start at $1,175,000. T h N h h h h h Single-family homes from 2,062 to over 3,000 sq. ft. starting at $299,990. Single-family home designs ranging from two to ve bedrooms in this exclusive gated North Naples community DESIRABLE NORTH NAPLES LOCATION!Located on Vanderbilt Beach Road, east of I-75 and west of 951.239.514.2706*Offer only valid for rm and binding contracts between 1/1/2012 and 3/31/2012 with qualifying oor plans. Binding contracts must be submitted and approved by Black Bear Ridge Naples, LLC (Black Bear Ridge). Non-qualifying oor plans shall receive a $30,000 credit towards a Black Bear Ridge pool selection. The $30,000 dollars is based on current r etail value. Black Bear Ridge is not responsible for late, incomplete or misdirected contracts. Black Bear Ridge shall determine and designate qualifying oor plans in its sole and absolute discretion; which is nal and non-appealable. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.A pool is included with every home purchase, a Retail Value up to $30,000* A POOLWITH EVERY HOME! Developer of the YearStockDevelopment.com Black Bear RidgeBROKER PARTICIPATION WELCOMED. ORAL REPRESENTATION CANNOT BE RELIED UPON AS CORRECTLY STATING THE REPRESENTATIONS OF THE DEVELOPER. BLACK BEAR RIDGE DEVELOPED BY BLACK BEAR RIDGE NAPLES, LLC MEMBER OF THE STOCK DEVELOPMENT FAMILY OF COMPANIES. THE RENDERINGS, DESIGNS AND OTHER DEPICTIONS MAY BE OF LOCATIONS OR ACTIVITIES NOT ON THE PROPERTY HOWEVER, ARE BASED ON CURRENT DEVELOPMENT PLANS AND ARE FOR THE PURPOSE OF ILLUSTRATION ONLY AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.When Quality Matters OPEN ALL WEEKEND! Naples Multi-Site Parade of Homes Sponsored by CBIAFriday & Saturday 10 5 p.m. Sunday 12 5 p.m.
NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY www.FloridaWeekly.com WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 REAL ESTATE B35 INTEGRITY EXPERTISE DIRECTION FOR REAL ESTATEAMERIVEST Realty Pelican Isle II #302: 2677SF, wood rs, Gulf views, LaPlaya membership avail. $729,000 Pelican Isle II #702: New A/C units & water heater, W. views of the Gulf of Mexico. $899,000 Pelican Isle II #402: Granite kit, wood/tile rs, Gulf of Mexico views, 3/3 2677SF. $839,000 Pelican Isle III #602: Waterfront! Marble oors, new decor, 2 lanais, 2677SF. $799,000 Pelican Isle II #404: Waterfront, amazing views, furnished, 4/3.5Ba., end unit. $1,099,000 Pelican Isle II #303: Walk into breathtaking views, wood rs, granite kit, furnished. $829,000 Pelican Isle III #601: 3050SF, end unit, 2 lg. wrap around lanais, Views! $989,000 Boat Slips Available: Boaters dream 1200 yards from your slip to the Gulf of Mexico www.GulfnGolfNaples.com www.WigginsPass.com www.Fosterteam.Listingbook.com www.youtube.com/fosterteamnaples email@example.com GENE FOSTER 239.253.8002 BRIDGETTE FOSTER 239.253.8001 'Download AT&T code or = scanner on your 'Smart phone' and read our QR code' Residences of Pelican Isle Open House Sunday, March 25th 1-4pm Latest numbers from NABOR in sales, inventory encouraging SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYOverall pending home sales and closed home sales increased 5 percent each in the 12 months ending February 2012, according to data from the Naples Area Board of Realtors, which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island). The rise in home sales has led to less housing inventory, which decreased overall by 17 percent, from 9,213 in February 2011 to 7,888 in February 2012. Pricing is extremely important right now. The good news carries through for singlefamily homes and condos, as less days on the market, coupled with the price increases is leading to less inventory, Gerald Murphy, manager of Caldwell Banker, says. One of the biggest gains is a 55 percent increase in pending sales from February 2011 to February 2012 for Naples area homes priced from $500,000 to $1 million, according to the NABOR report. In February, homes in that price range took off like rockets, says Phil Wood, president and CEO of John R. Wood Realtors. The overall market experienced 8,349 closed sales for the 12 months ending February 2012, compared to 7,929 closed sales for the 12-month period ending February 2011. Price increases in certain categories of the market and falling inventory sets the stage for increased valuation, says Shelton Weeks, Ph.D., director of the Lucas Institute for Real Estate Development & Finance at Florida Gulf Coast University. View the entire NABOR report at www. NaplesArea.com. Welcome to the neighborhoods at Miromar Lakes SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYMiromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club has six waterfront neighborhoods offering new home construction. The 1,800acre community has been awarded Best Community and Best Clubhouse in the United States by the National Association of Home Builders and is the only Florida community in 31 years to receive these building industry top honors. Grand estate homes in Sorrento are built by a choice of Miromar Lakes preferred builders on half or full-acre sites with private docks. Murano is an enclave of estate homes with optional private boat docks allowing easy access to Miromar Lakes waterways. In Costa Amalfi, single-family beach cottages enjoy frontage along a wide stretch of private beach. The community has neighborhood boat docks. Portofino by London Bay Homes is an intimate neighborhood with cobblestone streets and Mediterranean-style singlefamily residences. Each home site has waterfront views and a dock option. Volterra offers luxury single-family villas by Divco Construction. Just three waterfront home sites remain for new construction. On a private peninsula, the neighborhood of Ravenna at Miromar Lakes features waterfront condominium residences by Gulfshore Homes. Residences in Miromar Lakes are priced from $500,000 to more than $5 million. For more information, stop by the sales center, call 425-2340 or visit www.MiromarLakes. com. Parade of Homes winners announcedThe Collier Building Industry Association announces the following winners in its 2012 Parade of Homes:Overall Excellence in Construction and Design: $2 million to $2,499,999: The Girona by London Bay Homes in Mediterra $1.5 million to $1,999,999: Aqua at Pelican Isle, #406 $1 million to $1,499,999: Lely Resort, the Majorca by Stock Development $900,000 to $999,999: The Giulia by London Bay Homes in Mediterra $800,000 to $899,999: The Cortez by WCI Communities in Tiburon $500,000 to $699,999: The Windsor by Pulte Homes in The Quarry $400,000 to $499,999: The Carlyle by GL Homes in Riverstone $300,000 to $399,999: The Chandon by GL Homes in Riverstone $300,000 and under: The Areca by WCI Communities in Manchester SquareMerit awards: $1.5 million to $1,999,999: Aqua at Pelican Isle, #609 $1 million to $1,499,999: The Muirfield II by Stock Development in Mediterra $500,000 to $699,999: the Chelsea by DR Horton in Fiddlers Creek $300,000 to $399,999: The Daphene by Taylor Morrison in Andalucia COURTESY PHOTOS Above: Home sites are along the shoreline of Miromars 700acre freshwater lake. Right: A home under construction by Fox Builders in Murano at Miromar Lakes.
BROKER PARTICIPATION WELCOMED. ORAL REPRESENTATION CANNOT BE RELIED UPON AS CORRECTLY STATING THE REPRESENTATIONS OF THE DEVELOPER. SECOYA RESERVE DEVELOPED BY SECOYA, LLC MEMBER OF THE STOCK DEVELOPMENT FAMILY OF COMPANIES. THE RENDERINGS, DESIGNS AND O THER DEPICTIONS MAY BE OF LOCATIONS OR ACTIVITIES NOT ON THE PROPERTY HOWEVER, ARE BASED ON CURRENT DEVELOPMENT PLANS AND ARE FOR THE PURPOSE OF ILLUSTRATION ONLY AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. $10,000IN OPTIONS & UPGRADES! Secoya Reserve 50% SOLDIN LESS THAN 1 YEARSingle-family homes from 1,809 sq. ft. starting from the $290s.Located off Livingston Road on Veterans Memorial Blvd. approximately 2 miles north of Immokalee Road.239.514.1215 Developer of the YearStockDevelopment.com Immokalee RoadVanderbilt Beach Rd.SECOYA RESERVE I-75 Veterans Memorial Blvd. Livingston RoadImmokalee Road DESIRABLE NORTH NAPLES LOCATION!For a limited time with the purchase of a home at Secoya Reserve, RECEIVE $10,000 IN OPTIONS AND UPGRADES! Choose from a variety of single-family home designs ranging from two to ve bedrooms in this exclusive gated North Naples community. When Quality MattersFriday & Saturday 10 5 p.m. Sunday 12 5 p.m. Come see us during CBIAs Multi-Site Parade of Homes
Doreen Vachon 643-0636Home Grown Girl!Resident in Naples since 1969 Large villa, Park Shore location. Seagate school zone. High ceilings, attached garage. 3+Den/3 Bath.$299,900 OPEN HOUSE 1917 Empress Ct. New tiled oors, solar heated pool, large enough to swim laps. 3+Den. $335,900 Enjoy a boating life style with no bridges to the gulf. Private marina with club house party room, swimming pool, supply store, plus fueling station. Dry slip #55 approx. Size 10x30 10-12ft high $49,900 REDUCED NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY www.FloridaWeekly.com WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 REAL ESTATE B37 A true architectural masterpiece. Port Royal1120 Galleon DriveNick Potestio 404-7374NPotestio@JohnRWood.com 6407 SQUARE FEET UNDER AIR OVER 1 MILLION IN RENOVATIONSTropical outdoor ambience with an open oor plan that allows for easy living and fabulous entertaining.Recent Price Reduction $6,449,000FIDDLERFrom page 13 The Hawthorne, base price $484,990 The Madison, base price $534,990 The Washington, base price $499,990 feature classical Mediterranean architecture and be built of structurally engineered reinforced concrete block wall construction. Each home will have brick paver driveway and interior features including granite kitchen countertops, designer bath fixtures and cultured marble vanities, ceramic tile flooring and a number of energy-saving features. Launched in 1998, Fiddlers Creek encompasses nearly 4,000 acres and is zoned for 6,000 residences. With a density level of 1.6 homes per gross acre, the masterplanned community will consist of about 100 neighborhoods upon completion. Amenities offered at Fiddlers Creek include a 54,000-squarefoot clubhouse and spa, a fitness center and swimming complex, tennis courts, tot lot and restaurants. Owners can join The Golf Club, ranked in Golfweeks Top 100 Best Residential Golf Courses in the country for the seventh year, and The Tarpon Club for boating and the beach. Entrance to Fiddlers Creek is just off Collier Boulevard on the way to Marco Island. For more information, call 732-9300, visit the sales center at 8152 Fiddlers Creek Parkway or go to www.fiddlerscreek.com.
41 41 41Bonita Springs Bonita SpringsNaplesImmokalee RoadLivingston RoadBonita Beach Road3 Oaks PkwyCoconut RdOld U.S. 41Old U.S. 41Pine Ridge Road Golden Gate Blvd. Davis BlvdCollier Blvd Collier Blvd Airport Pullimg RdGulf Shore Blvd.Park Shore Dr. Rattlesnake Hammock Road Goodlette Frank RoadVanderbilt Beach Road Radio Road Marco Island Florida Weeklys Open HousesOpen Houses are Sunday 1-4, unless otherwise markedwww.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYB38 REAL ESTATE MARCH 22-28, 2012 2 4 3 5 15 6 10 16 17 13 14 11 7 19 8 9 12 18 1 20 22 23 25 28 24 27 26 29 30 31 32 33 34 21>$200,0001 OLD NAPLES VILLAGE GREEN HERON CLUB 464 Broad Avenue South #H464 $228,900 Premier Sothebys International Realty Tess McCarthy 239.207.0118 M-W-F 3-6pm 2 VASARI TOSCANA 12219 Toscana Way $279,000 PSIR Roxanne Jeske 239.450.5210 3 PARK SHORE 4736 West Blvd 299,900 Downing Frye Doreen Vachon 239.643.0636 1-4pm March 25>$300,0004 FIDDLERS CREEK PEPPER TREE 8544 Pepper Tree Way $325,000 PSIR Marueen Joyce 239.285.6275 4A FIDDLERS CREEK SERENA 3190 Serenity Court #201 $299,000 PSIR ML Meade 239.293.4851 5 THE BROOKS SHADOW WOOD CYPRESS HAMMOCK 9501 Cypress Hammock Circle $329,500 PSIR Carl/Trudy Salyers 239.398.8711 6 WIGGINS BAY 802 Wiggins Bay Dr. $339,000 Keating Associates Peggy Sue Garrity 239.207.1008 1-4pm March 25>$400,0007 LEMURIA 7172 Lemuria Circle #1602 From $400,000 PSIR Tom Gasbarro 239.404.4883 Sunday 12-4pm 8 MERCATO THE STRADA 9123 Strada Place From $400,000 PSIR Call 239.594.9400 Monday-Saturday 10am-8pm & Sunday 12-8pm 9 MARCO ISLAND 1505 Leland Way $425,000 PSIR Angelica Andrews 239.595.7653 10 LELY RESORT 8836 Lely Island Circle $449,500 Coldwell Banker Jacki Strategos 239.370.1222 1-4pm March 24-25>$500,00011 BONITA BAY ESPERIA & TAVIRA 26951 Country Club Drive From $500,000 PSIR Call 239.495.1105 Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm & Sunday 10am-5pm 12 MEDITERRA BRENDISI 29120 Brendisi Way #201 $525,000 PSIR Jesse Moreno 239.405.0065 13 CROSSINGS MILL RUN 6941 Mill Run Circle $599,900 PSIR Dave/ Ann Renner 239.404.6460>$700,00014 PELICAN ISLES CONDOMINIUMS 435 Dockside Dr $729,000$1,099,000 Amerivest Realty Bridgette Foster 239.253.8001 1-4pm March 25 15 PARK SHORE BAYSHORE PLACE 4255 Gulf Shore Blvd. N #605 $789,999 Keating Associates Peggy Sue Garrity 239.207.1008 1-4pm March 25 16 THE DUNES GRANDE PRESERVE 280 Grande Way From $799,000 PSIR Call 239.594.1700 Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm & Sunday 12-5pm>$800,00017 WYNDEMERE LODGINGS 122 Edgemere Way South $895,000 PSIR Kathryn Hurvitz 239.290.0228 18 VANDERBILT BEACH 10882 Vanderbilt Drive $899,000 PSIR Dave/Ann Renner 239.404.6460>$1,000,00019 OLD NAPLES CATELENA ON 3RD 302 6th Avenue South $1,089,000 PSIR Mary Catherine White 239.287.2818 20 PARK SHORE MERIDIAN CLUB 4901 Gulf Shore Blvd North #1703 $1,095,000 PSIR Michael G. Lawler 239.213.7475 21 PELICAN MARSH MUIRFIELD 8791 Muirfield Drive $1,195,000 PSIR Sharon Kaltenborn 239.248.1964 22 BONITA BAY CREEKSIDE 3450 Oak Hammock Court $1,199,000 PSIR Carol Johnson 239.564.1282 23 COLLIERS RESERVE 12495 Colliers Reserve Drive $1,285,000 PSIR Sharon Kaltenborn 239.248.1964 24 THE STRAND 5880 Whisperwood Court $1,325,000 PSIR Fern Ritacca 847.361.3376 25 PELICAN BAY COCOBAY 7853 Cocobay Drive $1,399,999 PSIR Jeff Cox 239.777.0078 26 GREY OAKS ESTUARY 1220 Gordon River Trail From $1,500,000 PSIR Call 239.261.3148 Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm & Sunday 12-5pm 27 PELICAN BAY PELICAN BAY WOODS 701 Tamarind Court $1,695,000 PSIR Patricia Bucalo 239.248.0694 28 PELICAN MARSH BAY LAUREL ESTATES 8659 Blue Flag Way $1,899,000 PSIR Terri Moellers 239.404.7887>$2,000,00029 VANDERBILT BEACH MORAYA BAY 11125 Gulfshore Drive #407 From $2,500,000 PSIR Call 239.514.5050 Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm & Sunday 12-5pm 30 COQUINA SANDS NAPLES CASAMORE 1752 Gulf Shore Blvd. North From $2,800,000 PSIR Call 239.963.4242 Open Daily 12-4pm>$3,000,00031 GREY OAKS 2955 Bellflower Lane $3,350,000 PSIR Carolyn Weinand 239.269.5678 32 MOORINGS 384 Mooringline Drive $3,795,000 PSIR Michael G. Lawler 239.213.7475 33 AQUALANE SHORES 1976 5th Street South $3,950,000 PSIR Vincent Bandelier 239.450.5976>$10,000,00034 PORT ROYAL 1007 Galleon Drive $10,900,000 PSIR Scott Pearson 612.282.3000 4A
Illustrated Properties 239.287.6732 239.370.8687 Pristine Pool Home! Pristine 4BR,3.5BA Carlyle with Southern exposure, features plenty of windows to let in the natural light! Cherry, bright neutral interior, upgraded throughout, screened lanai with lake views and heated pool. Don't miss this one! $479,000 Special Oakmont 3BR,2.5BA plus den for the quality seeker extra wide lot, granite in kitchen, newer appliances, new A/C and hot water heater, pool with stamped concrete deck, quiet location. $399,000 Style and value in one package! 4BR,3BA plus den, Windsor model offers formal dining and living room, updated kitchen,granite, newer appliances, large tile in living areas, large screened lanai with private pool and lake views! $480,000 The Manor, only 18 of these beauties were built in Village Walk. 4 plus den, 3 1/2 baths, 3 car, with pool. $518,000 Upgraded Oakmont priced to sell! Full Hurricane shutters, large screened patio, mostly tile, newer a/c and appliances. $335,000 Capri with pool. 2 bedroom, 2 baths, 2 car and bridge views from pool area. $244,000 EXQUISITE 4BR, plus den, 3.5BA, and 3-Car garage former Manor model is located endless decorating and entertaining possibilities! The private master suite is a self contained hideaway, designed to give the homeowner a private retreat. Other features include newer A/C, crown moldings, a large private screened patio with a heated pool, full hurricane protection and more! $475,000 Popular Capri 2BR, 2BA, 2-Car attached garage The villa offers tile in all living areas, built-in entertainment center, full hurricane protection, and a large screened lanai with private heated pool and lake views! $254,000 features superb detail thought out the entire home! The upgrades are endless and must be seen to appreciate! This home is sure to please the most discriminating buyer! $489,900 PENDING PENDING PENDING Clean and bright Oakmont with true 2.5 bath remodel. South facing extra large patio, full hurricane protection. $371,300 NEW LISTING NEW PRICE NEW PRICE Jacki Strategos SRES, G.R.I., e-Pro239-370-1222JStrategos@att.netwww.JackiStrategos.com Richard Droste Realtor239firstname.lastname@example.org Oversized corner lot, expanded pool & lanai. 2,395 s.f. 3BR/3BA+ den. Priced very well.8836 Lely Island Circle $449,500 OPTIONAL CLUB MEMBERSHIPStunning 2/BR, large 1st oor unit. Eat-inkitchen w/island. Bonus room. Hawthornes in Lely $244,900 MOTIVATED SELLERAttractive floor plan design. 3BR/2BA Upgrades added stunning dcor. 2-car garage. Rialto at Hammock Bay $328,000 GREAT VIEWS Subscribe online at www.FloridaWeekly.com or Call 239.325.1960 Get Florida Weekly delivered to your mailbox for only$3195PER YEAR*Rates are based on standard rate postage. A one-year in-county subscription will cost $31.95 to cover shipping and handling. Call for out-of-county and out-of-state postage and pricing options. Pick up a Copy Visit us online at www.FloridaWeekly.comof Florida Weeklyat Marios Meat Market and Deli Mario'sMeat Market and Deli 12326 S. Cleveland Avenue, Fort Myers Monday-Saturday 9am-6pm www.MariosMeatMarket.com
BONITA / ESTERO 26269 S. Tamiami Trail 239-498-9200 CENTRAL NAPLES 3255 Tamiami Trail N. 239-261-6622 CHARLESTON SQUARE 225 Banyan Blvd. 239-643-3636 UPTOWN 2600 Immokalee Rd. 239-598-0059 OLD NAPLES 616 Fifth Avenue S. 239-434-0101 SANIBEL 630 Tarpon Bay Rd. 239-472-2411 Marco Beach, 996 Royal Marco Way Gorgeous beachfront estate home at Hideaway Beach. Totally renovated & professionally decorated w/custom features & rich furnishings. www.996RoyalMarcoWay.com. 5/5 (H6407) Jim Scartz, 877-9726, $7,900,000 St. Raphael At Pelican Bay, 7117 Pelican Bay Blvd, #PH-18 St Raphael Penthouse spacious luxurious living with 2 open air balconies, tmaster w/private sitting room, replace, 3 garage spaces, unsurpassed amenities. 3+Den/3.5 (C8264) Friley Saucier, PA, 293-3532 $2,895,000 Seagate, 5241 & 5215 Seashell Ave Waterfront Compound! 2 move-in ready homes, 2 pools, spa, 2 docks & gorgeous views of Clam Bay. Walk/bike to beach, shops, dining. www. SeaShellAveNaples.com. 8+Den/5.5 (H5803) Jim Scartz, 877-9726 $2,349,000 Colliers Reserve, 920 Barcarmil Way London Bay custom home, lake & golf views, courtyard w/replace & waterfalls, lanai w/innity edge pool & spa, cabana, large media room, and two master baths. 4+Den/6.5 (H6439) Jeanne Shapira, 821-8582 $2,170,000 Pelican Bay, 7117 Pelican Bay Blvd, #1707 Gulf Views from 17th oor! Beautifully renovated w/saturnia marble oors, granite kitchen & crown molding. Unique 10 ceilings, 8 doors. www.StRaphael1707.com. 3/3 (C8242) Jim Scartz, 877-9726 $1,395,000 Vineyards, 446 Terracina Ln Beautiful builder model w/lake view. Marble oors, 16 ceilings, spacious throughout. Gourmet kitchen. Master suite w/sitting room. Large screened lanai w/pool. 4+Den/4.5 (H6145) Christine Citrano, 877-1102 $1,325,000 Golden Gate Estates, 2225 23rd St SW Elegant 5-acre gated estate-7,000sf, highend finishes, travertine floors, cherry-stained kitchen-granite/stainless steel, game/media rms. www.222523rdstsw.com. 5+Den/4.5 (H6053) Jim Scartz, 877-9726, $1,250,000 Pelican Bay, 806 Slash Pine Ct On quiet culde-sac, 5870 T.Sq Ft Pool Home boasts Total Renovation. Granite Kitchen & BAs, Marble, Tile, Fireplace, Cathedral Ceilings, New Roof & Pool. Florida Rm. 3/2.5 (H4744) e HutchisonCarmony Team, 272-7000 $1,229,000 Cape Coral, 2340 Se 28th St Spectacular Panoramic Riverfront View, 120 Seawall, bring your Yacht=Deep Water. Southern Vista backdrops this 4850 sq ft Ranch built for comfort & entertaining. 3+Den/2.5 (H5880) Richard Schwandt, 287-9177 $1,199,000 Pelican Landing, 25051 Goldcrest Dr Golf course views through 10 ft tall sliders with 14 ft ceilings and oversized South-facing pool. 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A GUIDE TO THE LOCAL ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT SCENE WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Dont miss documentary about woman who raises goats and paints fallen heroes THE MOVIE THAT WINS YOUR heart this year at the Fort Myers Film Festival just might be a 27-minute short documentary with the unlikely title Kaziah the Goat Woman. Kaziah Hancock is a goat rancher/portrait artist living in a remote valley in Utah. A survivor, shes as tough and hardy as the rocky landscape of her native state. When director Amy Duzinski Janes describes her, she uses words like firecracker and a spectacular woman.Kaziah raises goats and helps birth them (102 kids at the dont miss:>> The second annual Fort Myers Film Festival takes place at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, the Alliance for the Arts and the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre. The red carpet gala kicks off the week of indie lms March 21 with French Immersion and Rusted Pyre.Roll em inside:>> For ticket information and a complete schedule of screenings March 21-25 and special events, plus descriptions of the nearly 80 lms featured in the FMff 2012, see page C15 or visit www.fortmyerslmfestival.com. WWW.FORTMYERSFILMFESTIVAL.COMFORT MYERS FILM FESTIVALM ARCH 21-25, 2012O FFICIAL GUIDE 2012 (239) 333-1933MAM BO MAN, THE STORY OF PEDRO CUBAN PETE AGUILAR MARCH 22 AT 6 P.M. AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE The Fort Myers F ilm Festivalwww.fortmyersfilmfestival.com T he h F ort M yers F ilm F estival valcom FMff The edge has come to Fort Myers POSTER BY DAN LINEHAN FMFFofficialguide2012printing.indd 1 SEE FILM FEST, C4 COURTESY PHOTOKaziah the Goat Woman is a highlight of this weeks Fort Myers Film Festival. BY SANDY REEDFlorida Weekly CorrespondentVoted Best New Theater Company in Florida Weeklys 2011 Best special edition, Shakespeare in Paradise presents William Shakespeares A Midsummer Nights Dream on select dates March 22-31 at Barron Collier High School. With this show it is our intention, as I believe it was in the original, to make the audience laugh, says John McKerrow, director and founder of the company, which launches its second season with Midsummer, a show about the ups and downs of love and attraction that can more easily be explained by the interference of fairies than by reason. Reciting from Act 3, Mr. McKerrow, who studied Shakespeare in college and in New York, adds, Reason and love keep little company together nowadays. Retired drama and English teacher Pam Grabczynski is assistant director and took the lead in helping SIP find a permanent home at Barron Collier High Local actors live the Dream with Shakespeare in ParadiseNAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYARTS & ENTERTAINMENTCSECTION BROUGHT TO YOU BY: INSIDEThe High-Rises at Bonita Bay 495-1105 Estuary at Grey Oaks 261-3148 The Strada at Mercato 594-9400 The Village 261-6161 The Gallery 659-0099 Old Naples 434-2424 North Naples 594-9494 The Promenade 948-4000 Fifth Avenue 434-8770 Marco Island 642-2222 Rentals 262-4242 A world of artArtNaples 2012 brings contemporary paintings, sculpture, studio glass and more to town.C12 Interesting, elegantLOrient at Naples Bay Resort melds Asian and French for multicultural flavor. C39 Women of AchievementABWA honors three local leaders, and more to-dos around town. C35-37 worldofart SEE DREAM, C23 Rachael Endrizzi as Puck and Randall Kenneth Jones as BottomBY NANCY STETSONnstetson@ oridaweekly.com
My friend Joel has a way with women. Not a way, exactly, but a confidence, an ease, a lack of fear that I find amazing. Theres no shortage of women in his life serious women and fun women and pretty women and curvy women. Women who are happy to date him, happy to accept his invitation to dinner or dancing. Its hard not to get caught in his orbit. I was caught briefly several years ago, flattered that he asked me out and flattered that he kept asking even when I said I was regretfully unavailable. This guy, I thought, knows what hes doing.When Joel joined a group of my friends at a bar one night, I saw exactly what makes him so gifted. Its not that hes especially handsome (although he is) or especially charming (although hes that too), its that he lacks any fear of rejection. He asked every pretty girl in the place to dance. Half said no. But he was unfazed. After each rejection, he dusted himself off and kept going. At the end of the night, he made another round, this time asking for phone numbers. Half still said no. But the rest said yes, and he went home with a phone full of new contacts. Its an admirable trait, this fearlessness in the face of rejection. One I wish I possessed. Im the type of person who has trouble asking the salesclerk in Bed, Bath & Beyond for help. My voice pipes out in a squeak and I keep my eyes on the floor. I cant even tell you what Im afraid of. That the clerk might reject my request for help finding the scented candles? That he might deny my search for curtain rods? That hell walk away from my inquiry about pillowcases? The ego is a funny thing, fragile and quick to damage. It bruises easily. Which is why nothing stings quite like rejection, and why we let fear of rejection in life and love hold us back. Enter Rejection Therapy. Invented by Jason Comely, who says discovering the technique was like being liberated from prison, the purpose of this personal social experiment is to seek out rejection. Thats right: Seek it out. Rejection Therapy is a game of sorts with only one rule: You must be rejected by another person at least once, every single day. But why? Why subject ourselves to daily doses of pain? To be more aware of how our social fears restrict our lives, Mr. Comely says. If we seek out rejection, well realize how many of the painful scenarios we imagine are just that our imaginations. Rejection Therapy demands that we tackle those fears head-on, and in doing so we release the demons that hold us back. Look at Joel, who has mastered the art of climbing back on the bull. If we could all tap into this ability to let go of our fears in the face of rejection, then our love lives, for one, would be transformed. What qualifies as failure in Rejection Therapy? Mr. Comely asks on his Web site. You do nothing, and continue living the life you are now. SANDY DAYS, SALTY NIGHTSRejection Therapy takes the sting out of being turned down n w t B p artisHENDERSONsandydays@floridaweekly.com Buy tickets now!Starting at $72. Go online at ThePhil.org, call 800-597-1900 or visit our Box Office: 5833 Pelican Bay Boulevard, NaplesMonday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, noon-5 p.m.PHILHARMONICCENTERfor theARTSCome Fly Away is the new Broadway musical that brings together the legendary vocals of Frank Sinatra and the creative vision of Tony Award-winner Twyla Tharp ( Movin Out ). This oneof-a-kind experience features the seductive voice of Ol Blue Eyes with the sizzling sound of a live on-stage big band and the visceral thrill of Tharps choreography, as 14 of the worlds best dancers tell the story of four couples falling in and out of love. THURSDAY-FRIDAY, APRIL 5-6, 8 P.M. SATURDAY, APRIL 7, 2 & 8 P.M. www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC2 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012
NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 C3 968 Second Avenue North in Naples Monday Saturday, 9:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. 239.434.7115Donation or Purchase WE RELY ON YOUR GENEROSITRY TO CHANGE LIVES. Owned & operated by:Confidential 24-hour crisis line: 239.775.1101 www.naplesshelter.org FREE Pick-Up of Furniture Donations.Adventure Into the Woods with kids from The Naples PlayersKidzAct, the youth troupe of The Naples Players, presents Stephen Sondheims enchanting musical Into the Woods Monday and Tuesday, March 26-27, at the Sugden Community Theatre. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Monday and 5 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. With book by James Lapine, Into the Woods is a contemporary and witty portrayal of a fairy tale world. The musical comedy intertwines the plots of several Brothers Grimm fairy tales as they explore the consequences of the characters wishes and quests. When a baker and his wife learn theyve been cursed with childlessness by the witch next door, they embark on a quest for the special objects needed to break the spell, even if it means swindling, stealing and lying. Everyones wish is eventually granted, but the results of their actions return to haunt them, sometimes with disastrous results. This is a show for all ages, promises Megan McCombs, KidzAct director. It delves into the true meaning behind fairy tales, including civic responsibility and accepting the consequences of our actions. Among the cast of 20 young actors are Erica Wagner as the title character in Little Red Riding Hood and Brigid Wallace portraying the witch from Rapunzel. Ben Cabral takes on the title role from Jack and the Beanstalk, and Jessica Cohen is Cinderella. Audition call for summers All Shook UpThe Naples Players will hold auditions for the summer musical production of All Shook Up on Saturday, April 7. The show is based on Shakespeares Twelfth Night and features the songs of Elvis Presley. The cast calls for five female principles (two age 18 to mid-30s, one age 14-22 and two age 40-60). There are three parts for African American actors/singers/dancers. Principal male roles, all of which require singing, include a young Elvis (baritone, age 25-35), one male tenor age 18-30, one male tenor age 14-22, and two male baritones age 45-65. The shows large ensemble offers opportunities for high-energy dancers and singers, ages 14 and up, including African Americans. Those auditioning should prepare at least 16 bars of a rock n roll or contemporary musical theater song. An accompanist will be provided. The show will be directed by Dallas Dunnagan with musical direction by Charles Fornara and choreography by Dawn Lebrecht Fornara. Rehearsals begin May 7, and performances will be June 28-July 29. Perusal scripts are available for 72 hours, with a $20 deposit. For more information, call 434-7340, ext. 10. Brigid Wallace as the witch, left, and Erica Wagner as Little Red Riding Hood Into the Woods by KidzAct of The Naples Players>> When: 7:30 p.m. March 26, 5 and 7:30 p.m. March 27 >> Where: The Sudgen Community Theater >> Tickets: $15 for adults, $10 for ages 18 and under >>Info: 263-7990 or www.naplesplayers.org oldenaplesvet349 14th Ave. South Naples, Florida 34102 239.331.3345 www.OldeNaplesVet.com Full Service Boutique Style Veterinary Hospital in the heart of Historic Olde Naples. Anne Lozynski, D.V.M THIRD STREET SOUTHThe Birthplace of Old Naples GLORIOUS FOOD, GREAT SHOPS & GRACEFUL BYWAYSGlamour & Good Times Since the 1930s
www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC4 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 most recent count). She also created a project in which she plans to paint a portrait of every serviceman or woman who has died or dies in the Iraq war or the war in Afghanistan. She gives the paintings to each fallen heros family as a gift. So far, more than 6,500 Americans have died in these wars, and Kaziah has painted just shy of 1,000 of them. Realizing what an overwhelming mission shed set for herself, she created Project Compassion, a nonprofit organization, and enlisted four other artists to join her in painting portraits. Together, at last count, theyve painted 3,500 portraits of fallen heroes from all branches of the military and all ranks. With information provided by the Department of Defense, Kaziah sends a letter to the families of those killed, offering to paint a portrait of their loved one for free. If they agree, she requests three to four photos of the person, plus a description of his personality and what he liked. She wants to get a feel for who they were, so she can capture their personality in oils. As she says in the documentary, My goal is to get straight to the heart. I want to know, to see, to experience the particulars of the personality Im trying to portray, with the hope that their very soul will mix with the paint and the portrait will become alive. Over the course of the film, viewers get to see her working on a portrait. She starts with their eyes, and talks to them as she paints. The portraits are a labor of love for Kaziah, who painted her first portrait of a fallen hero after she heard that a serviceman from Utah had died.This couldve been my child, she thought, though she has no children of her own. Each one (she paints), she seriously believes that these could have been her kids, says Ms. Janes, the director. Kaziah recognized that they were all someones child. And suddenly she understood that she had to paint portraits of all of those who had died. And so she began. There is not one branch of the military she has not received an award from, Ms. Janes says. Shes highly regarded and extremely honored by all the branches. Ms. Janes and producer Kathleen Dolan took two trips to Utah to shoot the film, first staying with Kaziah for five days, then returning to film for another three. We bunkered into her house and lived there with her, Ms. Janes says. I just kept the camera rolling. She shot approximately 100 hours of film, capturing Kaziah at work painting and also tending to her goats. Watching a goat give birth to four kids was awesome, she says. In the film, Kaziah reveals that she was given to an older man for marriage when she was only 15. She lived in polygamy until she was 32, when she escaped from the lifestyle of fundamentalist Mormonism. Ms. Janes calls her a survivor, saying, Shes always been a bit outspoken and against the grain. Difficult to edit She and Ms. Dolan want to make a feature-length film about Kaziah and delve more into her life in polygamy, but decided to make this documentary short first. It has always been our intent to produce a feature film about Kaziahs early life in polygamy, Ms. Dolan says. This doc happened along the way. We felt we really needed people to see how dynamic she is, in order to get the bigger picture made, Ms. Janes says. Shes one of the most amazing women. Our film only touches on the surface. Shes pretty spectacular. Weaving all the various strands of Kaziahs story together into a short film was a challenge, she says. I wasnt expecting how hard it would be to edit it, Ms. Janes says. There was so much amazing, amazing, amazing footage. That became the real challenge: telling this story succinctly and elegantly. It was a lovely challenge, thats what I live for. But it was much harder than I thought it would be. Ms. Dolan had a huge hand in keeping the story straight, she says. We worked together. Gratifying and horrible Kaziah the Goat Woman has played at more than 15 film festivals so far, including the Sarasota Film Festival, the Sedona International Film Festival, DocUtah and the Beijing International Film Festival. Its won various awards, including Grand Festival Award at the Berkeley Film & Video Festival and the Audience Favorite Award at DocUtah. Ms. Janes believes the Audience Favorite is the most important award at a festival because it means a film touched the heart of those who saw it. It speaks volumes for all the hard work we do, she says. Were grateful that people are connecting to it. Typically, at every festival, Ms. Dolan, the producer, finds a nearby family who has lost a loved one in the war and gives them a Kaziah portrait of that person after the screening. Its extremely emotional, gratifying and horrible all at the same time, Ms. Janes says. Kaziah the Goat Woman will be screened as part of the Fort Myers Film Festival at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at the Alliance for the Arts in Fort Myers. A donation of $5 is suggested. After the screening, festival founder Eric Raddatz will present a Kaziah portrait of 2nd Lt. Michael McGahan of Orlando to members of the soldiers family. Mr. McGahan was killed in 2010 while leading a platoon in Afghanistan. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. Mr. Raddatz will also present Kaziah portraits of Capt. Daniel Eggers to his family, who live in Cape Coral. (His wife, Maj. Rebecca Eggers, is based at the Pentagon.) Woman with a dream Kaziah began painting when she was 10; her mother saved up and bought her paints. It changed her life, to have this creative outlet. For Ms. Janes, finding her way to film was a longer road. While attending Penn State, she was, by her own admission, partying too hard. She failed in all three majors she pursued: psychology, sociology and environmental studies. Then her parents called her and told her they were losing their house and couldnt support her anymore. During that time, Ms. Janes had a dream in which she was diagnosed HIV positive and was dying. (In the dream) my mom came up to me, bawling, and said, What am I going to do without you? I said, Well, Im going to make a film, and anytime you or Dad miss me and want to be near me, you can put it in the VCR, and there I am. The next morning, I went to the film department. My parents totally supported me in this. They were thrilled. And I never looked back. She moved to Colorado, attended the University of Colorado at Boulder and graduated with a BA in film. I got excellent grades, she says. It was where I belonged. It made sense. The gates opened. Opportunities presented themselves. I started editing film; I got a great editing position, I had my own editing suite. I was pretty lucky. She went back to school and earned a masters in film from UCLA Graduate School. When you find something you love, it all falls into place, she says. And it was all because of this dream. Portrait of a survivor There arent very many venues in which to show short documentaries, except for festivals, she says. Weve been grateful and blessed that a lot of the festivals have taken a liking to us. She and Ms. Dolan are working with a distributor to get Kaziah the Goat Woman on television, and they also want to show the film on military bases. By putting human faces to the names of all those who have died, Kaziah personalizes the immense cost of war. Suddenly, instead of rows of names, we see the soldiers for who they are: individuals, people with dreams and hopes and personalities. The film, Ms. Janes says, is a portrait of a survivor and her connection with the families who are left behind, and the kids who are out there in war. She was in her own war, in her own prison, and she had to figure out her own path to survive. Kaziahs paintings, she says, honor those who have died, their commitment to each other and the human spirit. Kaziah does these portraits so that the fallen military heroes will never be forgotten, Ms. Dolan says. We did this film so that Kaziahs work will never be forgotten. It is our portrait of her. To find out more or to support Kaziah Hancock and Project Compassion, go to www.heropaintings.com. To find out more about Kaziah the Goat Woman or to order a DVD of the film, go to www.kaziahthedocumentary. moonfruit.com. FILM FESTFrom page 1 The second annual Fort Myers Film Festival>> When: March 21-25 >> Where: The Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, the Alliance for the Arts and the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre >> Cost: Varies >> Info: www.fortmyers lmfestival or see detailed guide on pages C31-34 COURTESY PHOTOSThe Fort Myers Film Festival welcomes films and filmmakers from more than a dozen countries. Kaziah Hancock paints portraits of fallen servicemen and women. The Fort Myers Film Festivalwww.fortmyersfilmfestival.comFMffThe edge has come to Fort Myers
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www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC6 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Theater Last of the Red Hot Lovers By The Marco Players through April 15. 642-7270 or www.themarcoplayers.com.Wild Bill! An Evening with James Butler Hickok At the Marco Island Historical Museum through March 25. 394-0080 or www. theateronmarco.com.The Fox on the Fairway By Gulfshore Playhouse through March 23. 261-7529 or www.gulfshoreplayhouse.org. Hello, Dolly! By The Naples Players through March 31 at the Sugden Community Theatre. 263-7990 or www. naplesplayers.org. Into the Woods By KidzAct of The Naples Players March 26-27 at the Sugden Community Theatre. 263-7990 or www.naplesplayers.org. See story on page C3.Red At the Florida Repertory Theatre, Fort Myers, through March 25. 3324488 or www.floridarep.org. And at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts, Naples, March 27-31. 597-1900 or www.ThePhil.org. The School for Wives By Theatre Conspiracy March 23-April 7 at the Foulds Theatre at the Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers. 936-3239 or www.theatreconspiracy.org.Brigadoon At the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, Fort Myers, through March 31. 278-4422 or www.broadwaypalm.com.The Great American Trailer Park Musical At the Off Broadway Palm Theatre through April 29. 2784422 or www.broadwaypalm.com.Wicked At the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Fort Myers, March 28-April 15. 481-4849 or www. bbmannpah.com. Thursday, March 22 Mural Dedication The artist JAMA celebrates with children and families of Grace Place at a reception from 5-8 p.m. at The von Liebig Art Center. Childrens artwork will be on exhibit, and JAMAs mural will be dedicated. $50 per person, with benefits going to Grace Place and the Naples Art Association. 262-6517.St. Marys Choir Hear the Chamber Choir of St. Marys School, Calne, at 5:30 p.m. at Waterside Shops. The group from England will sing as a benefit for Baby Basics of Collier County. $30. 2615469. See story on page C16.All That Jazz Veteran big band trumpeter Bobby Shew joins the Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra at 6 and 8:30 p.m. at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or www.ThePhil.org. Just a Minute Author and producer Brian Howies brings his How to Find Love in 60 Seconds program to Bokampers Sports Bar & Grill on March 22. $40 includes a cocktail. www. lovein60.com for reservations.Chamber Recital The FGCU Bower School of Music presents a faculty chamber recital with Mario Bernardo, saxophone; Jeanie Darnell, soprano; and Michael Baron, piano; at 7:30 p.m. $7. 590-7851 or email@example.com.Elvis Tribute Dwight Icenhowers Tribute to the King starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Fort Myers. 481-4849 or www. bbmannpah.com. Country Tunes Eric Church takes the stage at 7:30 p.m. at Germain Arena. (800) 745-3000 or www.germainarena. com. Orchestra on the Road The Naples Philharmonic Orchestra performs Haydns London Symphony at 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Bonita Springs and at 8 p.m. Friday at Wesley United Methodist Church on Marco Island. 597-1900 or www.ThePhil.org. Friday, March 23 Japanese Flowers Ikebana International-Naples hosts The Language of Flowers from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Saturday at Moorings Presbyterian Church. $5. www.ikebananaples. com.Contemporary Art ArtNaples 2012 runs through March 26 at the Naples International Pavilion. 949-5411. See story on page C12.Movie Night The Everglades Society for Historic Preservation shows two episodes of the 1960s TV series The Everglades at 6 p.m. at Community Church in Everglades City. 695-2905 or www.evergladeshistorical.org.Beach Music Singer/acoustic guitarist Cliff Erickson will makes a special appearance from 6-9 p.m. today through March 23 and March 26-27 at the Sunset Beach Bar & Grill at the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club. Admission is free to hear the entertainer who has opened for Kenny Rogers, Ringo Starr, Wynona Judd, The Beach Boys and America. 2612222 or www .naplesbeachhotel.com.Lucie Arnaz Actress/singer Lucie Arnaz performs at 6 and 8:30 p.m. tonight and Saturday at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or www. ThePhil.org. Saturday, March 24 Downtown Art The Downtown Naples Festival of the Arts is set for 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today and Sunday along Fifth Avenue. www.FifthAvenueSouth.com.Easter Event Coastland Center rings in the Easter holiday from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. with the Easter Bunny and childrens fashion show by Dillards, face painting, magic and more. 262-7100, ext. 20. It Takes a Village The Village on Venetian Bay presents live entertainment by the fountain from 1-4 p.m. 4200 Gulf Shore Blvd. N.Fashion Fun Macys at Coastland Center welcomes Project Runway Season 9 runner-up and fan favorite Joshua McKinley at 2 p.m. for the ultimate fashion face-off and to share style tips with Macys customers. RSVP to (305) 577-1818. Race Night The Knights of Columbus of St. Ann Church host A Knight at the Races at 6:30 p.m. Enjoy simulated horse racing, food, drink, raffles and a door prize. $10. 525 Ninth Ave. S. 331-8653 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Beethoven A rare performance of a Beethovens masterwork, Fantasia, Op. 80, for Piano, Orchestra and Concert Chorus, is set for 7:30 p.m. at Gulf Coast High School, 7878 Shark Way, Naples and 4 p.m. Sunday at South Fort Myers High School, 14020 Plantation Rd., Fort Myers. $18-$22. 304-7032 or (877) 283-8648.CREW Concert A Musical Night with Nature, the annual concert to benefit the CREW Land Trust starts at 6:30 p.m. at Riverside Park on Old 41 in Bonita Springs. Entertainment by Kat Epple and the Katalyst Project, The Wholetones and Wendy Webb. $20. Bring lawn chairs. 657-2253 or email@example.com.Bluegrass Music The Dry Branch Fire Squad performs at 7 p.m. at The Norris Center. $22 in advance, $25 at the door. 213-3049.Symphony Sounds The Southwest Florida Symphony performs at 8 p.m. at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Fort Myers. 418-1500.Jazz Greats Brian Culbertson and David Benoit take the stage at 8 p.m. at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or www.ThePhil.org. Sunday, March 25 Seafood Fest The Rotary and Kiwanis clubs of Marco Island present the Marco Island Seafood Festival from 11 a.m.-9 p.m. today and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday at Veterans Park. www.marcoislandseafoodfestival.com.Foreign Films The FGCU Renaissance Academy presents a screening and discussion of When We Leave (Germany, 2010) at 1 p.m. $4 members, $5 non-members. 434-4737.Psychic Seminar The Light the Way Spiritual Center presents a discussion of Mediumship vs. Psychic Intuitiveness from 2-4 p.m. Free. 5600 Trail Blvd. N. 595-1587 or www.SpiritualCommunityofNaples.com.Mastersingers The Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers perform works by Handel, Haydn and Faure at 7 p.m. at Moorings Presbyterian Church. $20 adults, $15 students. 275-5557.Darling Debbie Debbie Reynolds takes the stage at 8 p.m. at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or www.ThePhil.org. Dave Gardner plays Pablo Picasso and Bonnie Knapp portrays Miss Fischer, a Nazi-employed art historian, in a scene from The Naples Players A Picasso, playing through April 14 in the Tobye Studio at the Sugden Community Theatre. The drama is set in German-occupied Paris in 1941, when Picasso is called to authenticate some confiscated paintings. $25 for adults, $10 for students. 263-7990 or www.naplesplayers.org. Trumpet prodigy Geoffrey Gallante joins the Naples Concert Band in performances at 7 p.m. March 24 at Lely High School and at 2 p.m. March 25 in the band shell at Cambier Park. Now 11 years old, Geoffrey began tooting his horn at the age of 4 and has performed with the U.S. Army Blues Jazz Ensemble on the steps of the Capitol and with trumpet legend Wynton Marsalis. 263-9521 or www.NaplesConcertBand.org.COURTESY PHOTOSThe Brasil Guitar Duo presents a free concert of music from Baroque to Brasilian folk at 4 p.m. March 25 at Trinity-by-the-Cove Episcopal Church. Meet the musicians at a reception following their concert. 553 Galleon Drive. 262-6581, ext. 207. WHAT TO DO, WHERE TO GO
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Monday, March 26 Bingo Doors open at noon and the first game is called at 1 p.m. for Bingo at the Greater Marco Family YMCA. 394-9622, ext. 204, or firstname.lastname@example.org.Art Lecture Hodges University presents a free lecture by Carol Jonson about 19th century sculptor Auguste Rodin at 1 p.m. at the Barrington Terrace Learning Center, 5175 Tamiami Trail E. 598-6210. More Bingo Come for a free kosher hot dog dinner at 5:30 p.m. and stay for Bingo beginning at 7 p.m. at the Jewish Congregation of Marco Island. 991 Winterberry Drive. 642-0800.Foreign Film The Center for the Arts of Bonita Springs presents a screening and discussion of Bonjour Monsieur Shlomi at 7 p.m. at the Promenade at Bonita Bay. $8. 495-8989 or www.artcenterbonita.org.Art & Music The 45s hos.t Acoustic & Art Night beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Freds Food, Fun & Spirits. 2700 Immokalee Road. 431-7928 or www.fredsnaples.com. Tuesday, March 27 Bond & Beyond The Naples Philharmonic Orchestra presents Bond & Beyond: Celebrating 50 Years of 007 at 8 p.m. tonight through Friday and at 2 and 8 p.m. March 31. 597-1900 or www. ThePhil.org.Style Show The Barron Collier High School Band, in partnership with the Waldorf Astoria Naples and Nordstrom, holds a fashion show and champagne luncheon beginning at 11 a.m. at the Waldorf Astoria Naples. $45. 250-1243. Wednesday, March 28 Ad Libbing Naples City Improv takes the stage at 8 p.m. at The Norris Center. 213-3058. Coming up Tie a Scarlet Ribbon A Scarlet Ribbon trunk show of gifts for women takes place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 29, at Osetra Champagne Caviar Bar. 469 Fifth Ave. S. (315) 380-4185) or info@ scarletribbon.com.Making Music The Music Makers perform at 7 p.m. March 30 in the band shell at Cambier Park. 593-4007. One-Woman Play Janina Birtolo presents Digging For The Truth at 7:30 p.m. March 29 at The Norris Center. Enjoy the story of Ida Tarbell, the investigative journalist whose work helped break up the Standard Oil Company. 213-3058.The Dukes Tunes Sonny Daye and Perley Rousseau present In A Mellow Tone: The Music of Duke Ellington at 6 p.m. March 29 at South Regional Library. Free. 252-7542. Bonita Art Walk The Center for the Arts Studios at the Promenade at Bonita Bay showcases new artists and exhibits along with live entertainment from 5-8 p.m. March 29. 495-8989. Author Luncheon The Friends of South County Regional Library in Estero present New York Times bestselling author James Grippando on March 29 at Pelican Sound. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. www.friendsofSCRL.org. Local History Duane and Holly Shaffer present The Battle of Fort Myers and the Cow Cavalry at 7 p.m. March 29 at the Collier County Museum, 3301 E. Tamiami Trail. 590-1330 or email@example.com.Senior Recital The FGCU Bower School of Music presents a senior recital by vocalist Jennette Ruszkowski at 7:30 p.m. March 29. 590-7851 or pharkins@ fgcu.edu.Another Recital The FGCU Bower School of Music presents a senior recital by vocalist Heather Jones at 7:30 p.m. March 30. 590-7851 or pharkins@ fgcu.edu.Blooming Fun The Naples Botanical Garden and Naples Garden Club present the 59th annual Naples Flower Show from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 30-31 at the Garden. 643-7275 or www. naplesgarden.org.Jazz & Blues Nashville pianist Will Barrow performs at 2 p.m. April 1 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Greater Naples, 6340 Napa Woods Way. $15. 596-6006.Harp Concert The Hyacinth Concert Series presents the Naples Harps Ensemble at 3 p.m. April 1 at Moorings Presbyterian Church. 261-1487.Symphony at Sunset The Gulf Coast Symphony presents Symphony at Sunset at 5:30 p.m. April 1 at Riverside Park on Old 41. The opening act The Townsmen Big Band Orchestra takes the stage at 4 p.m. Free. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. 2771700 or www.gulfcoastsymphony.org.Pet Pictures Bring your pet to Coastland Center for a picture with the Easter Bunny from 6-8 p.m. April 3. www.coastlandcenter.com. Submit calendar listings and high-resolution photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. E-mail text, jpegs or Word documents are accepted. No pdfs or photos of flyers. The deadline for calendar submissions is noon Sunday. WHAT TO DOThe Norris Center presents EXILE (Give Me One More Chance, Kiss You All Over) in concert at 7:30 p.m. March 30. $35. 213-3058.
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Collier Blvd. Marco Island, FL 34145239-394-6555www.margaritassw .comFollow us on Facebook and Twitter for our daily specials 11 to 4:00pm 4 to 6:00pm 3 to 6:00pm THEATER REVIEWRarely seen Brigadoon not to be missed at Broadway Palm nancySTETSONnstetson@floridaweekly.com Sometimes in theater, as in life, things dont always make sense. Great shows close too early or dont get the recognition they deserve. For example, in their heyday, Lerner and Loewe wrote a number of awardwinning musicals that have become classics: Camelot, My Fair Lady, Brigadoon and Gigi, to name a few. My Fair Lady is the most popular. Locally, it played at Sarasotas Asolo Theatre this past fall, and a national tour played the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall earlier this month. But over the last 15 years or so, I cant recall a single local or touring production of Brigadoon. The musical is about an enchanted Scottish village that appears only once every 100 years; Im beginning to wonder if a similar spell has been cast on the show itself, its played here so rarely. The Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre is presenting a production through the end of March, and management there was stunned by the overwhelmingly positive response from patrons before it even opened. And it is wonderful to hear Heather on the Hill, Come to Me, Bend to Me and Almost Like Being in Love on stage. Brigadoon boasts a gorgeous score that just begs to be performed live. Director M. Seth Reines has done an excellent job with Brigadoon overall. The characters are believable and the songs moving. This is a superb production that harkens back to Broadways Golden Age. Though the show is 65 years old, it has a fresh feel to it. Thats helped by the book (by lyricist Alan Jay Lerner), which gives us Tommy (Jason Fleck) and Jeff (Victor Legarreta), two New York friends who go hunting in Scotland. As they wisecrack and banter, the audience takes an instant liking to them. Lost in the Scottish Highlands, the two stumble upon a mysterious village not on the map Brigadoon. The town seems quaint, but also a little strange. The husband-hunting Meg (Morgan Springer) has her eye on Jeff and tries to seduce him, while Tommy, much to his own surprise, finds himself falling for Fiona (Jeannie Shubitz, his wife in real life.) Mr. Legarreta is very funny as Tommys sidekick, and his sardonic oneliners get many of the laughs of the night. Mr. Fleck, whom some may recognize as Daddy Warbucks from an earlier production of Annie, does well as the romantic lead whos engaged to a woman back in New York, but not really in love with her. Ms. Shubitz, as Fiona, is a real find. She possesses an outstanding voice and is luminous every time shes on stage. You can see why Tommy is falling for her character. Sal Pavia, as Charlie, the man engaged to Fionas sister, is also a standout. His renditions of Come to Me, Bend to Me and Ill Go Home With Bonnie Jean are simply astounding, especially when he holds those long, high notes. This is a romantic musical about love, and Lerner and Loewe have given it to us in abundance. First, we have references to three marriages: Fionas sister, Jean (Alyson Bloom), is getting married to Charlie that day. Tommy is engaged to Jane (Traci McCormick), whos back in New York. And one of Megs solos, My Mothers Wedding Day, humorously describes how, because the groom is late, everyone gets drunk while waiting for him. (And when he does show up, hes drunker than anyone.) The musical gives us two stories of unrequited love: Meg wants Jeff, but he wants no part of her, and Harry (Michael Dinneen) has long been carrying a torch for Jean, even though shes going to marry Charlie. His torment is especially keen because he cant leave Brigadoon without breaking the villages enchantment. And of course, Tommy and Fiona are falling in love, though initially theyre slow to acknowledge it. (This is where the classic Almost Like Being in Love comes in, with the two singing what a rare mood Im in/why, its almost like being in love.) There is not a weak performer in the entire cast. Set designer Tom Tutino successfully met the challenge of creating so many locales all on the same stage, including the Scottish Highlands, the village of Brigadoon and fields of heather. Jim Conti dressed the characters is various patterns of plaid. The plaids for the wedding scene have glittery thread woven into the material. I dont know if he was trying to modernize their look or make them appear more mystical. The men, however, are not wearing kilts in an authentic manner. One revealed boxer shorts underneath when he twirled a little too vigorously. (But at least they were plaid.) The dances, a mix of ballet and Scottish dancing, were choreographed by Dottie Lester White. (The original dances were created by Agnes DeMille.) While its obvious that much care has been taken to present a quality show, the theater has cut corners with the music, however. The small orchestra consists of trumpet, trombone, reeds and drums, with musical director Loren Strickland on keyboards. But the cheesy synthesizer sound cheapens the experience and doesnt do justice to the great singers and lovely songs. This production is also missing a bagpiper, who was with the show when it toured and played at the Broadway Palms dinner theater in Mesa, Ariz. During a funeral scene, I heard bagpipes and kept looking around the stage for the musician, but couldnt see one. I learned later that the music was recorded. There was also a problem with the sound balance the night I attended. The bagpipe recording was very loud, and Mr. Flecks vocals throughout the evening seemed over-amplified. But these concerns aside, Brigadoon is a spectacular show. Kudos to the Broadway Palm for bringing this classic to Southwest Florida. Brigadoon>>When: Through March 31 >>Where: Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, 1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers >>Cost: $47-$51 >>Info: 278-4422 or www.BroadwayPalm.com
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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 C11 Is it worth $10? YesNow this is how you reboot an old TV show. The makers of Jump Street have taken the idea of the original show young-looking cops going undercover in a high school and invigorated it with humor and gusto, and the result is what could end up being the funniest movie of 2012. In high school, Schmidt (Jonah Hill) was a nervous, Eminem-wannabe loser, and Jenko (Channing Tatum) was a dumb jock. Seven years later, they havent grown up much, but they do become friends at the police academy and later find themselves partnered up on bike patrol at a local park. In other words, theyre still losers. Then fortune smiles: Thanks to their youthful appearances, theyre assigned to the jump street unit and told to infiltrate a synthetic drug ring at a local high school. Naturally, this serves as a high school do-over for them, and ironically enough its Schmidt who ends up hanging with cool kids Molly (Brie Larson) and Eric (Dave Franco), while Jenko is stuck with the nerds. They also have new rules to follow: Dont get expelled, and no sex with teachers/students. The fact that they go as long as they do without breaking at least one of them is impressive. OK, the story is nothing special. In comedies it almost never is. But Michael Bacalls script is sharp and witty and hilarious, and its not afraid to take shots at itself (i.e. the movie as a TV reboot) and action movie conventions (explosions during a freeway chase scene). Directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller keep the laughs coming quickly and move the film along at a brisk pace, which is ideal. Best of all, Hill and Tatum hit on most of the jokes. We expect this from Hill, a seasoned young comedian (Knocked Up) whos been trying to get this project made for about five years (hes an executive producer for the film), but its a pleasant surprise to get it from Tatum. Weve seen him in action (G.I. Joe) and drama (Dear John), but it wouldve been hard to guess he had comedy chops too. Like him or not, the diversity in his career choices has been smart. Hill and Tatum are also surrounded by a great supporting cast: Ice Cube gets a laugh in all of his scenes as the angry black man head of the jump street unit, Ellie Kemper (The Office) is cute and funny as an inappropriate chemistry teacher, and Rob Riggle (The Hangover) is hilarious as the goofy gym teacher. Sadly, the great Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) is underused in only one scene as the police chief. If youre turned off by the fact that this is yet another reboot of a lame old TV series, I get it. But Ill also say that Jump Street, whether youre familiar with the old show or not, is worth your time and money if youre in the mood for a laugh. Seeking Justice (Nicolas Cage, January Jones, Guy Pearce) After his wife (Jones) is savagely attacked, Will (Cage) makes a deal with a stranger named Simon (Pearce) to take care of the assailant. But when Will has to return the favor, trouble ensues. Its a good, tense thriller thatll have you questioning your own morality when its over. Rated R.Casa de mi Padre (Will Ferrell, Diego Luna, Genesis Rodriguez) Armando (Ferrell) must protect his fathers Mexican ranch from a drug lord (Gael Garcia Bernal). Its a silly Will Ferrell comedy in every way, except one: Its entirely in Spanish. Unfortunately, the comedy doesnt consistently translate through subtitles. Rated R.John Carter (Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Mark Strong) A Civil War veteran named John Carter (Kitsch) is transported to Mars, where he encounters strange alien life and attempts to save a princess (Collins) from certain death. This is a big, bloated action pic that freely steals from other great movies (Avatar, Star Wars) but contributes little substance of its own. Rated PG-13. LATEST FILMS Jump Street >> The original TV show aired from 1987-91 on Fox; many members of that cast have cameos in the lm. B h a a s D t danHUDAKwww.hudakonhollywood.com CAPSULES www.cinaples.com 4 Convenient Locations to Serve You!Carnival reserves the right to re-instate the fuel supplement for all guests at up to $9 per person per day if the NYMEX oil pr ice exceeds $70 per barrel. *Rates are in US dollars, per person, based on double occupancy and subject to availably. Government taxes and fees ar e additional. A nonrefundable and non-transferable deposit is required at time of booking. 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Call (239) 649-2275 for Reservationswww.NaplesPrincessCruises.com Naples Princess Naples P rin cess Join us Aboard theEaster Sunday, April 8th, 2012Enjoy an early Easter Dinner Cruiseor a Sunset Cruise *Price does not include port charge, tax or gratuity. 3 day cancellation policy. No coupons or discounts applyOn the menu NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC12 WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 10711 North Tamiami Trail Naples, FL 34108 Reservations 239-597(STAR) 7827 email@example.com Marc-Jean Berruet, Chef de Cuisine Trish and Marc Berruet, PropietorsHappy Hour 4:00pm 6:00pm Tuesdayursday Complimentary Samplers Half Priced Cocktails Savory Sou e and a Glass of Champagne $9 Prix Fix Menu 5:30pm 6:30pm ree Courses $29 per person Not valid with any other o ers. Caviar 101 Friday, April 13 at 6:00 Join us in our cozy bar for a discussion and tasting of Caviar with Rick Edwards of Petrossian, NY/Paris Champagne or Vodka will be served $40 per person, very limited seating, reservations please.ArtNaples 2012A world of contemporary art returnsArtNaples, showcasing more than 45 galleries representing artists of the 20th and 21st centuries, returns for its second year to the Naples International Pavilion Thursday-Monday, March 22-26. Paintings, sculpture, photography, studio glass, video and site-specific installations from established Modern Masters as well as the most promising emerging artists of today will be on exhibit. The ArtNaples 2012 invitation-only preview on Thursday, March 22, will honor the Patty and Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art and the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. The show will be open to the public from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 23-24 and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 25-26. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $15 for a one-day ticket and $20 for a multi-day ticket; discounts are available online at wwwartfairnaples.com. Five special exhibitions have been assembled for the fair: Life: Capturing 75 Years of History, featuring original Life magazine photographs from the 1936 cover issue HABATAT GALLERIES / COURTESY PHOTOField of Cabbages by Dan DaileyROBERT FONTAINE GALLERY / COURTESY PHOTOAsia, mixed media vintage birdcage with video screen, by Troy Abbott, 2012ART LINK INTERNATIONAL / COURTESY PHOTOAcrylic, gouache, watercolor and oil stick, by Karel Appel, 1955
NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 C13 Art lecturesThe following presentations are tailored to the works and concepts at Art Naples. Attendance at each hour-long lecture is free with admission to the exhibition. FRIDAY, MARCH 23 >> 1:30 p.m. The Future of the Studio Art Glass Movement, moderated by Ferdinand Hampson, director of Habatat Galleries Artists Toots Zynsky and Dan Dailey will discuss their work in the studio glass movement. >> 3 p.m. Artful Living: Incorporating Functional Art into Rooms of All Periods Pamela Hughes, owner and principal of Hughes Design Associates, will provide tips on how to enhance your home with contemporary studio art glass, ceramics, wood, ber, sculpture and paintings. SATURDAY, MARCH 24 >> 1:30 p.m. A Tale of Glass: 50 Years of Studio Glass in America Ferdinand Hampson of Habatat Galleries will discuss his current curatorial project, Evolution/Revolution: 50 Years of American Studio Glass, now on view at The Patty and Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art. >> 3 p.m. The Legacy of Andy Warhol Bruce Helander, editor of the Art Economist, will discuss the life and times of the iconic Pop artist and the rise of his work in the art market. SUNDAY, MARCH 25 >> 1:30 p.m. Collectors Forum: Collecting Contemporary Art, Many Voices A panel of art collectors moderated by Naples collector Bob Edwards. >> 3 p.m. Embracing a Creative State of Mind: Does Good Design have to be Radical? Award-winning Naples architect Andrea Clark Brown and designer Richard Geary will discuss how creativity can lead to simple solutions for interior and architectural design for everyday living. MONDAY, MARCH 26 >> 1:30 p.m. Photographs that Changed the World: The 75th Anniversary of Life Magazine Steven Hartman, art collector and director of Contessa Gallery, will talk about the history behind the rst generation of Life photojournalists who brought images of WWII to the home front. This presentation is in conjunction with Photographs of the Memories of WWII, currently on view at the Naples Museum of Art. >> 3 p.m. Albert Paley, Modernist Sculptor and Vanguard Artist Nan Miller, director of Ruth Lawrence Fine Art in Rochester, N.Y., will the monumental metal assemblages that have placed Mr. Paley in the forefront of contemporary sculpture over the past 40 years. and the D-Day invasion of Normandy to portraits of dozens of pop-culture icons. Presented by Contessa Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio Albert Paleys 2013 Park Avenue Installation Preview, revealing models of Mr. Paleys monumental sculpture installation a year before its anticipated opening on Park Avenue in New York. Presented by Ruth Lawrence Gallery, Rochester, N.Y. Ceramic Infusion: Designs by Chad Jensen & Jordan Smith, a collaboration between Naples furniture designer Chad Jensen and ceramicist Jordan Smith. Presented by Avant Gallery, Miami When Vintage Meets Contemporary: Functional Art With an Edge, featuring vintage found objects turned into futuristic designs in functional art by Phil Stapleton. Presented by Stapleton Designs, Coral Gables, Fla. Whos Behind the Studio Glass Movement?, with works by an assortment of renowned artists from Italy, Japan, Australia, Czech Republic and Sweden. Curated and sponsored by Habatat Gallery, Royal Oak, Mich. For more information about ArtNaples 2012, call 949-5411 or visit www.artfairnaples.com. Its Local. Its Entertaining. Its Mobile. Got Download?Its FREE! Visit us online at www.FloridaWeekly.comThe iPad AppSearch Florida Weekly in the iTunes App Store today.iPad is a registered trademark of Apple, Inc. All rights reserved.
BRING THIS AD & RECEIVE FIFTY DOLLARS OFFYOUR TOTAL PURCHASE THE ULTIMATE IN LUXURY JUDITHRIPKA.COM 18K GOLD & SILVER COLLECTIONS 18 18 KG OLD & SILVERCOLLE C T I O NS %OFF Sample Sale BRIN G THI S AD & RE C EI VE FIFTY DOLLARS OFF F D O L L LLA RS O F F YOUR T H E U L T JU D 18 K GOLD & SILVER COLLECTIONS The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club 851 Gulf Shore Blvd North, Naples ursday, March 29 | 10am 6pm Friday, March 30 | 10am 6pm Saturday, March 31 | 10am 6pm Sunday, April 1 | 11am 5pmFree Valet Parking Beachside Mention Judith Ripka NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC14 WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Molieres classic School for Wives promises modern-day laughsTheatre Conspiracy presents the classic comedy The School for Wives at 8 p.m. Friday, March 23, at the Foulds Theatre in Fort Myers. The School for Wives was written by the 17th-century French playwright Molire and considered by some critics to be one of his finest achievements. A pompous middleaged bachelor thinks he has established a surefire antidote to adultery in a wife. Can his scheme create the perfect wife docile, adoring and amorous on demand, or will his plans fall prey to a determined rival suitor, a pair of inept servants and true love? Bill Taylor, Theatre Conspiracys founder and producing artistic director, who last year brought the classic Medea to the local stage, directs The School for Wives. Scott Thomson, last seen in Beckys New Car, has the lead role of Arnolphe; rounding out the cast are Rick Sebastian, Pam Erdman, Thomas Marsh, Bernard Gomez, Robert Feigenblatt, Brittany Albury and John Saco. The School for Wives plays through Thursday, April 7, with performances at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and a matinee at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 25. Tickets are $18, except on pay-what-you-will opening night, when patrons name the ticket price. For more information, call 936-3239 or visit www.theatreconspiracy.org. Born in 1622, Molire is considered to be one of the greatest masters of comedy in Western literature. His best-known works include The Misanthrope, The School for Wives and Tartuffe. He served as the official playwright for the French royal court. Quite apropo, Molire died on stage performing Argan in his final play, The Imaginary Invalid. WINNERBEST IN WOMENS CLOTHING7 YEARS On the Plaza, 3rd Street South Venetian Village, Park Shore Promenade, Bonita BayDaily 10 6 Sunday: 11 5Summer Brights...Coral, being one of the most loved, is here in the flyaway collar jacket in linen $196.00
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Follow us on NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC16 WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Girls choir crosses the pond for Baby Basics benefit The acclaimed Chamber Choir of St. Marys School, Calne, a group of young women ages 12-18, will perform a benefit concert for Baby Basics of Collier County at 3 p.m Sunday, March 25, at Naples United Church of Christ. Baby Basics will host a welcoming reception and the choir will give a sneak peek performance at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 22, at Waterside Shops. Cocktails and appetizers will be served. The choirs repertoire crosses musical eras from Mozart to Michael Jackson. Under the direction of Edward Whiting, they have performed in St. Pauls Cathedral, in Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, and in a joint service with Chapel Choir of Eton College. In 2008, the choir commissioned and gave the world premiere of composer David Bednalls Missa Brevis in the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris. The mass was subsequently developed into a Requiem for upper voices, viola and organ, and the choir has performed it for audiences throughout the UK, in Italy and in New York and Washington, D.C. Baby Basics is an all-volunteer organization that collects and distributes diapers to low-income, working parents who do not receive government assistance. Tickets to both the welcome reception at Waterside and the church concert are $45; admission to just the reception is $30, and to the concert only, $20. Students can attend at no cost. To purchase tickets or for more information, call 261-5469. All proceeds will benefit Baby Basics of Collier County. For more information about the group and its work, visit www.babybasicscollier.org. COURTESY PHOTOThe Chamber Choir of St. Marys School, Calne
WICKED IS FLYING BACK TO FORT MYERS.Remember the last time an original Broadway musical made you laugh, cry and think? WICKED is the most complete, and completely satisfying, new musical in a long time. -USA Today FLORIDATIMESWEEKLY wickedthemusical.com Grammy Award-Winning Cast Recording available on Decca BroadwayBox Ofce, (239) 481-4849, online www.bbmannpah.com. GOOD SEATS STILL AVAILABLE MARCH 28-APRIL 15BARBARA B. MANN PERFORMING ARTS HALL
799 Walkerbilt Rd., Naples off US 41, 1/4 mile North of Immokalee Rd.Enjoy Lunch on the River Mon-Sat 11-2DINNER NIGHTLY ALL TEN IN THE TAVERN MENU ITEMS ARE $10.00 HAPPY HOUR 11-6PM IN THE TAVERN THREE COURSE EARLY DINING MENU 5-6 PM LIVE MUSIC IN TAVERN NIGHTLY Sunday Irish brunch! Traditional Irish music in Tierneys Tavern every Sunday from 11 to 2 p.m. Grab a seat & a Guinness and join the fun! GRACIOUS HOSPITALITY Schedule your coolsculpting consult today! 239-449-8328www.RiverchaseDermatology.comComplimentary Consultations available at these locations: Fort Myers Spa Blue MD at Riverchase North Naples Spa Blue MD at Riverchase Downtown Naples Riverchase DermatologyNorth Naples 1015 Crosspointe Dr. Downtown Naples 261 9th St. S. Marco Island 950 N. Collier Blvd., #303 Ft. Myers 7331 Gladiolous Dr. Cape Coral 1425 Viscaya Pkwy., #102 Settle the score with stubborn lumps and bumps like muf n tops.Show off the body youve always dreamed of. NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC18 WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 Blockbuster Wicked returns After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2009, Broadways blockbuster Wicked returns to the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall March 28-April 15. The Fort Myers return engagement is part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway Series. The show was created by some of the biggest talents of the stage, with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Godspell, Pippin, Academy Award-winner for Pocahontas and The Prince of Egypt) and book by Winnie Holzman (My So Called Life, Once And Again and thirtysomething). The untold story of the witches of Oz, Wicked is directed by two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello (Take Me Out, Love! Valour! Compassion!, The Vagina Monologues) and features musical staging by Tony Award-winner Wayne Cilento (Aida, The Whos Tommy, How To Succeed). The show is based on the bestselling 1995 novel by Gregory Maguire and is the winner of 35 major awards, including a Grammy and three Tony Awards. Long before Dorothy drops in, two other girls meet in the Land of Oz. One born with emerald-green skin is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. Wicked tells the story of their remarkable odyssey, and how these two unlikely friends grow to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good Witch. Tickets are on sale at the box office, by phone at 481-4849 or online at www.bbmannpah.com.
FRIDAY, MARCH 231:30 2:30 PM | The Future of the Studio Art Glass Movement This exciting panel provides a first-hand account of working in the studio glass movement from artists Toots Zynsky and Dan Dailey, and is moderated by the industrys foremost studio glass scholar and author, Ferdinand Hampson, Director of Habatat Galleries of Michigan. 3:00 4:00 PM | Artful Living: Incorporating Functional Art Into Rooms of All Periods. Pamela Hughes, owner and principal of renowned Hughes Design Associates, will provide tips on how to enhance your home with contemporary and functional art such as studio art glass, ceramics, wood, fiber, sculpture, and paintings.SATURDAY, MARCH 241:30 2:30 PM | A Tale of Glass: 50 Years of Studio Glass in America Ferdinand Hampson, studio glass scholar and Director of Habatat Galleries of Michigan, celebrates the 50th anniversary of the studio glass movement in America with a discussion of the beginnings of Habatat Galleries, the first American gallery to specialize in studio glass, and his current curatorial project, Evolution/Revolution: 50 Years of American Studio Glass, now on view at The Patty and Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art. 3:00 4:00 PM | The Legacy of Andy Warhol Bruce Helander, Editor of the Art Economist artist, Warhol scholar, and art critic, discusses the dynamic life and times of the iconic Pop artist, from birth to death, and everything in between, and the extraordinary rise of Warhol in the art market.SUNDAY, MARCH 251:30 2:30 PM | Collectors Forum: Collecting Contemporary Art, Many Voices Kathleen Van Bergen, CEO and Director of The Philharmonic Center for the Arts and Naples Museum will moderate a panel discussion with Naples collectors discussing their passion for collecting art, their friendships with artists, and their investments in modern and contemporary art. Panelist will include, Mr. Robert Edwards, Senior Member of Moran Edwards Asset Management Group and board member of the Naples Museum and Sculpture magazine. 3:00 4:00 PM | Embracing a Creative State of Mind: Does Good Design have to be Radical? Widely recognized as the design authority in Napl es, award winning architect Andrea Clark Brown and designer Richard Geary, discuss how creativity can lead to simple solutions for interior and architectural design for everyday living. MONDAY, MARCH 261:30 2:30 PM | Photographs that Changed the World: The 75th Anniversary of Life Magazine Steven Hartman, art collector and Director of Contessa Gallery, discusses the history behind the first generation of Life photojournalists who brought images of WWII, Pearl Harbor, and iconic flag-raising of Iwo Jima to the home front. These archived images from 1936 to post-WWII will be unearthed for this special presentation in conjunction with Photographs of the Memories of WWII, currently on view at the Naples Museum of Art. 3:00 4:00 PM | Albert Paley: Modernist Sculptor and Vanguard Artist For over 40 years, Paleys monumental, metal assemblages have placed him in the forefront of contemporary sculpture. The vanguard artist works in a genre-defyin g area called Archisculpture, prominently featured at Naples Museum of Arts Gates, as a lasting tribute to the Gulfshore community. Presented by Jennifer Laemlein, Director of Albert Paley Studios, and followed by reception and tour of the Paley works in Ruth Lawrence Gallery. ADVANCE TICKETS AND MORE DETAILS AT: WWW.ARTFAIRNAPLES.COMPREVIEWTHURSDAY, MARCH 22 | 7 PM 10 PMPUBLIC FAIR HOURSMARCH 23 24 | 11 AM 7 PM MARCH 25 26 | 11 AM 6 PMLOCATIONNAPLES INTERNATIONAL PAVILION 4835 IMMOKALEE ROAD @ LIVINGSTON NAPLES, FL 34110TICKETSSINGLE DAY PASS: $10 ONLINE | $15 AT THE DOOR MULTI-DAY PASS: $15 ONLINE | $20 AT THE DOOR $5 AFTER 5 PM | AT THE DOORINFORMATION +1 239 949 5411 | WWW.ARTFAIRNAPLES.COMAC FINE ART, MIAMI ANDY WARHOL JOHN WAYNE 1986 SCREENPRINT, 36 x 36 INCHESThe second annual Art Naples will return March 22-26 to the Naples International Pavilion at the corner of Immokalee and Living ston Roads. This dynamic event in beautiful Southwest Florida will showcase international galleries representing artists with works spanning the 20th and 21st century. The fair will feature paintings, sculpture, photography, studio glass, contemporary design, video and site-specific installations from a bevy of established Modern Masters, as well as the most promising emerging artists of today. Enjoy four days of exciting presentations featuring th e industrys top art collectors, curators, designers, and architects. Each discussion tailored exclusively to the works and concepts present at Art Naples. Philharmonic Center for the Arts HABATAT GALLERIES, ROYAL OAK DAN DAILEY FRIDAY 2011
unmask the power of theatre unmask the power of theatre unmask the power of theatre Each week using different stories, Pre-K STARS will learn how to role play a character using theatre games. Pre-Schoolers will create masks, props and music to bring these stories to life. They will also learn the structure and sequence of a story. Teaching Artist Selma Spies will take your kids on a journey through the magical world of storytelling and theatre.SESSION 5 (Thursdays): APRIL 26 MAY 24 TIME: 3:15-4:15 PM / COST: $105 $100 for each additional sessionStudents Ages 7-13 at all experience levels!These classes will include: Improvisation, Theatre Games and Pantomime Scene and Monologue Study Movement and Memorization Learning new ways to have fun and build confidence SESSION 5 (Tuesdays): APRIL 10 MAY 15 TIME: 4:30-6:00 pm / COST: $150 for single series $125 for each additional seriesElementary through Middle School (ages 6 14) Learn how to use the three Rs to create props, sets and costumes with instructor Jackie Morelisse, a theatre and visual artist. Bring your gently used plastic, jewelry and clothes to transform them into magical works of art. DATES: APRIL 14 MAY 19 TIME: 12:30-3 pm / COST: $60 for one session $50 for each additional sessionAll classes held at THE NORRIS CENTER 755 8th Avenue South, Naples, FL 34102 TO REGISTER, CALL GULFSHORE PLAYHOUSE @ 239.261.PLAY (7529)www.gulfshoreplayhouse.org reduce, reuse, recycle reduce, reuse, recycle reduce, reuse, recycle student student theatre theatre artists artists residence residence student theatre artists residencein in in THE THEATRE EDUCATION PROJECT 2012 afterschool classes 2012 afterschool classes 2012 afterschool classes acting technique for the stage acting technique for the stage acting technique for the stage NEW FOR PRE-K! LeD Dinner!Wereopennightsforyou, withhomedeliveryuntil9PM. Outstandingkidsmealsareallunder$3.60 soyoucanspendsomequalityfamilytime atdinnerwithoutspendingafortune.FortMyers13550Reflections239-590-9994 Naples2700Immokalee239-593-9499 CapeCoral2311SantaBarbara239-458-8700 PortCharlotteUSHwy.41&776941-235-3354Orderonline: jasonsdeli.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC20 WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 The Philharmonic Center for the Arts is at 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd., Naples. For more information or to order tickets, call 597-1900 or visit www.thephil.org. Bond and Beyond, the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra 8 p.m. March 27-30, 2 and 8 p.m. March 31 Guest conductor Michael Krajewski leads the NPO in Bond and Beyond: 50 Years of 007. Broadway singer Debbie Gravitte turns Bond girl as she joins the orchestra in numbers from classic films including Goldfinger and Diamonds Are Forever. A few non-Bond spy favorites are also on the program, including Secret Agent Man and the themes from Mission Impossible and Austin Powers. Tickets start at $40. New Orleans Own Hot 8 Brass Band 6 and 8:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, April 3-4 Epitomizing New Orleans street music for more than a decade, the Hot 8 Brass Band has appeared in the Spike Lee films When the Levees Broke and If God is Willing and Da Creek Dont Rise, embodying the spirit, energy, mystery and tragedy of the southern city. Tickets to the Cabaret Series performance start at $39. Coppelia by Miami City Ballet 8 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, April 3-4 One of the greatest of all comic ballets, Coppelia is a spirited dance full of humor, romance, beauty and irony. Franz loves Swanilda except for when he has eyes for Copplia, who turns out to be a mechanical doll. The NPO will accompany the ballet company, and a dance preview by Edward Villella, MCB founding artistic director and CEO, will begin one hour before each performance. Tickets start at $69. Come Fly Away 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, April 5-6; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, April 7 Conceived, choreographed and directed by Tony Award-winner Twyla Tharp and by special arrangement with the Frank Sinatra Family and Frank Sinatra Enterprises, Come Fly Away follows four couples as they fall in and out of love during one song-and-dance filled evening at a crowded nightclub. Tickets start at $79. Shelley Plays Schumann 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, April 12-14Howard Shelley on piano joins the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra and maestro Jorge Mester for Shelley Plays Schumann, the final concert in the orchestras Classical Series. The concert prelude begins one hour before each performance. One of the worlds most acclaimed classical pianists and a Philharmonic Center favorite, Mr. Shelley will perform Schumanns well-known Piano Concerto, an uplifting work full of the lyrical flourishes for which Schumann was known. Tickets start at $35 for adults and $27 for students.COMING UP AT THE PHIL
NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 C21 COMING UP AT THE PHIL Cirque Dreams Pop goes the Rock 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 17 Pop Goes The Rock is the newest musical stage spectacle from Cirque Dreams and the mind of Neil Goldberg, creator of the famed entertainment brand. A one-of a kind variety show, it unites generations through a mash-up of celebrated pop and rock tunes, all performed by a live band accompanying daring aerialists and acrobats, strongmen and hip dancers. Music and fantasy ignite the funhouse when Jack pops out of his box and catapults the artists into feats of impossibilities and mayhem in a spectacle that never stops until Jacks back in the box. Tickets start at $39. The Gipsy Kings 8 p.m. Saturday, April 21 The best-selling French band in history, the Gipsy Kings hail from the gypsy settlements in the south of France and are known for their passionate guitar playing and vocals. Since breaking out with the classic song Bamboleo, theyve sold more than 20 million albums. But they remain gypsies at heart, blending centuries-old flamenco traditions with contemporary arrangements. Tickets start at $89. Jack Pops Out of the Box Natures Perfect Detox $160*50-Minutes 475 SEAGATE DRIVE, NAPLES, FL 34103*Excludes Service Charge. Offer valid through March 31, 2012 To reserve your service or for more information, please call 239.594.6321. Start your spring cleaning a little early this year with our 50-Minute Natures Perfect Detox. Now available for a limited time only, this body/facial combo is designed specically to refresh and recharge you from the outside in helping you ght those free radicals while maintaining a healthy lifestyle. THE ENGLISH PUBNaples Oldest Authentic British Tavern EST. 1969 SPECIAL EVENTS Naples Favourite Acoustic Guitarist performing your favorite hits!
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School. She taught there for 21 years and coordinated with the schools current English teacher and drama coach, Chris Johnston, not only to have a quality stage to use but to have access to all area high school students who love theater.One of SIPs main goals is to incorporate students from middle school through college-age as interns both on stage and behind the scenes. The BCHS partnership helps fulfill this goal. The schools drama department will receive a percentage of the proceeds from A Midsummer Nights Dream.Though it is customary for interns to pay for their internship with professional theater companies, SIP pursues local sponsorship for its interns. Naples High School senior Tori Hendry, 17, is one of 11 interns with the company. I am honored to be able to learn from and work with actors belonging to a true Shakespeare company, says Ms. Hendry, who placed second in a recent Shakespeare monologue competition for which Mr. McKerrow was a judge. Her high-spirited personality and enthusiasm make her a natural for the role of Hermia in Midsummer. I like Hermia because shes fierce and feisty, she says. Ms. Hendry will attend Florida State University in the fall. Actor and costume designer Mark Vanagas brings his talent and original costume designs to the show. Were using a great variety of draping fabrics, Mr. Vanagas says about his designs for the production. In addition, he portrays two characters in the play: Oberon and Theseus. A special $50 patron ticket package is available for opening night at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 22. The ticket includes preferred sea ting and an opportunity to meet the cast and director after the show. Whats next for SIP? Company members will present an encore performance of Macbeth, A Love Story as part of The Marco Players Lunch Box series on April 14. As a nonprofit charitable organization, Shakespeare in Paradise welcomes donations and corporate sponsorships. For more information, call Mr. McKerrow at 682-3637 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also find Shakespeare in Paradise at www.facebook.com/sipnaples. Mary Anne McKerrow as TitaniaDREAMFrom page 1COURTESY PHOTOS NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 C23 A Midsummer Nights Dream by Shakespeare in Paradise>>When: 8 p.m. March 22-24 and 29-31 >>Where: Barron Collier High School >>Cost: $20 for adults, $10 for students; $50 for opening-night patron tickets >>Info: (866) 967-8167 or Tori Hendry as Hermia, Mike Santos as Lysander, David Michael Manni as Demetrius and Leana Simpson as Helena to i d as nd e rh e ill h e e r r r l v i V a fo t i h ch pl T h pa a g op 8 Mary AnneMcKerrowasTiti 945 5th Ave North, Naples, FL 34103 (239) 262-3975 We specialize in egg-xactly the right bunny for your Easter Basket.www.oldenapleschocolate.com 1585 Pine Ridge Road, #5, Naples, FL 34109239-592-0050 www.noodlescafe.comHours: Lunch Mon-Sat 11:30-4 Dinner Sun-Thurs 5-10 Fri & Sat 4-11 Early Dining SpecialIndependently Owned & Operated The OriginalSince 19912Non-Alcoholic Beverages 2House Salads 1Family Style Italian Four Play for 2 Fresh Focaccia BreadMust be Ordered by 5pm DailyNo Reservations Accepted for this offer. Cannot be combined with any other special offer or discouint.2$25 for
NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYARTS TWO C25ARTS & ENTERTAINMENTAntiques Society Cuisine WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012Murder and mystery mixed with history in the Missisippi Delta Plunder, by Mary Anna Evans. Poisoned Pen Press. 306 pages. $24.95 hardback, $14.95 trade paper.This latest adventure of Mary Anna Evans protagonist, archaeologist Faye Longchamp, has many centers of interest. Faye is at work in the area where the Mississippi River empties into the Gulf of Mexico, in in Louisiana not far from New Orleans. Her client, a major environmental firm, has asked her to perform what should have been a routine archaeological survey. It is no longer so, however; crude oil approaching the coast from the Deepwater Horizon amplifies the urgency of the survey many times over. Accompanied by her husband, Native American Joe Mantooth, and their 1-year old son, Faye is drawn into a strange situation that involves Amande, a teenager whose grandmother and uncle are murdered soon after Amandes mother, who had abandoned her to the grandmothers care, dies of illness. Inheritance vultures are circling, but just what is it that is at stake? These are extremely poor people, though hardly salt-of-the-earth types. What ties the murders and the jockeying for inheritance claims and the positioning for guardianship rights together? It cant be just the houseboat that Amande has lived on with her grandmother, or the few pieces of old coins and other relics that Amande has collected. No. There must be much more. And there is: sunken treasure from the days when pirates roamed and sometimes ruled. Amande has an inheritance share of a small island that might be a key to finding and claiming those treasures. Is the murderer eliminating other heirs? Is Amande in jeopardy? What can Faye and Joe do to protect this young woman whom, soon after meeting her, they greatly admire and respect even love? The novels ongoing present involves a race toward the resolution of these questions, a race accelerated by the spreading oil catastrophe that is threatening to foul the waters and the coastline. It represents a different kind of plunder and a different kind of piracy. How different, asks Mary Anna Evans, is pirate greed from petroleum greed? Who or what must die when plunderers battle to extract the riches of the New World? The readers of Plunder will learn a great deal about the history of the Mississippi Delta region and about the unique weave of cultural strands that characterize it today. In addition, Ms. Evans series is an ongoing lesson in archaeology. Special attractions in Plunder include the exquisite characterization of young Amande. Few 16-year-olds face her predicament of isolation and threat, and few show her maturity, resourcefulness and determination. We can see why Faye and Joe want to help her. The author develops the teenagers character, in part, through the fascinating interchapters in which we hear Amandes voice recording episodes for The Podcast I Never Intend to Broadcast. In these vignettes, she retells and comments on the vaguely ancestral tales her late grandmother, Miranda, had told her over the years: tales of the deep delta country, way below New Orleans in the betweenland where the Mississippi pours itself into the Gulf. These focus mainly on an escaped slave named Gola George who developed a pirate venture, and his sometimes ally and subordinate Henry the Mutineer. The story within the story adds richly to the scope and atmosphere of Plunder. Also quite alluring is the complex portrait of scientist-businesswoman Faye in her maternal role with little Michael and her fierce warrior role as protector of Amande. Plunder includes a colorful cast of lowlife villains (just about all of Amandes greedy relatives), attractive local characters like Manny, and well-individualized functionaries like social worker Sally Smythe, Amandes lawyer Bernard Reuss, and Detective Benoit. Throw in a bit of voodoo and a drumbeat of suspense, and everything adds up to a wonderful treat for the mind and heart of any reader. Mississippi-born Mary Anna Evans, who has long resided in the Gainesville, Fla., area, has established herself as a major contemporary Southern writer. She has been awarded a Mississippi Library Association Mississippi Author Award and the Florida Historical Societys Patrick D. Smith Florida Literature Award, among other distinctions. 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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 C29 Dan Patch, a famous pacer, is pictured on this coffee tin. The horse was a celebrity in the early 1900s. Today his fame lives on in collectibles and, of course, in harness-racing record books. William Morford auctions, in Cazenovia, N.Y., sold this 11-inch tin for $2,035. Q: My grandmother, who was born in 1886, left her favorite rocking chair to me. She lived in Chippewa Falls, Wis., and the chair is labeled Webster Mfg. Co., Superior, Wis. The chair is oak and has a pressed design in the backs crest above six turned spindles. What can you tell me? A: Webster Manufacturing Co. of Superior, Wis., was making chairs by the 1890s. In its early years, it was called the Webster Chair Co. By 1915 it was a major American chair manufacturer and had opened a factory in at least one other city. It appears to have gone out of business during the Depression. Pressed oak chairs like yours were especially popular in the late 19th century, so it is likely your chair dates from that period. Depending on its condition, it would sell for $100 or more. Q: I have a kerosene lamp marked Queen Anne and Scovill Mfg. Co. I know its about 100 years old. Can you give me some information about it? A: Scovill Manufacturing Co. opened in 1802 in Waterbury, Conn., under the name Abel Porter & Co. It made brass buttons and operated under various names and owners through the years. James Mitchell Lamson Scovill and William H. Scovill eventually took over the business, which was incorporated as Scovill Manufacturing Co. in 1850. Scovill made brass lamps, artillery fuses, munitions, medals, daguerreotype plates, cameras and other items. After 1866 it also made coin blanks for the U.S. Mint. Scovill holds several patents for improvements to lamp burners. Queen Anne is a type of burner that was in common use in the late 1800s. It was made by Scovill and other companies. New Queen Anne burners are available today for repair and restoration of old lamps. Scovill is still in business, with headquarters in Clarkesville, Ga. Today the company makes fasteners for clothing and light industrial use and holds a patent for the gripper snap, introduced in the 1930s. Your lamp was probably made in the late 1800s. If all parts are original, it is worth about $100 to $150. Tip: An unglazed rim on the bottom of a plate usually indicates it was made before 1850. Terry Kovel answers as many questions as possible through the column. By sending a letter with a question, you give full permission for use in the column or any other Kovel forum. Names, addresses or email addresses will not be published. We cannot guarantee the return of any photograph, but if a stamped envelope is included, we will try. The volume of mail makes personal answers or appraisals impossible. 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WWW.FORTMYERSFILMFESTIVAL.COMFORT MYERS FILM FESTIVALMARCH 21-25, 2012OFFICIAL GUIDE2012 SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER BARBARA B. MANN ALLIANCE FOR THE ARTS BROADWAY PALM DINNER THEATRE SBDAC.COM BBMANNPAH.COM BROADWAYPALM.COM ARTINLEE.ORGMAMBO MAN, THE STORY OF PEDRO CUBAN PETE AGUILAR WORLD PREMIERE PLAYS MARCH 22 AT 6 P.M. AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ARTS CENTER. POSTER BY DAN LINEHAN The Fort Myers Film Festivalwww.fortmyersfilmfestival.com h h h h h h h h h h e e e e e e e e e e Fo Fo Fo Fo Fo Fo Fo F F Fo Fo Fo F o rt rt rt rt rt rt rt rt t r t t rt r t t t t r t M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M ye ye ye ye ye ye e ye ye e ye y y ye ye e ye y r r rs rs rs rs rs rs s r rs r s s r r F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F il il il il il il il l il i l l l il il i il il il m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe Fe F Fe Fe Fe F Fe Fe e e Fe e F Fe F F Fe F F F e F F st st st st st st st st st st t st st st st t st t t st s s s t s iv iv iv iv iv iv iv iv i iv i iv iv iv iv i iv iv v iv al al al al al al al al al l a al al al al al al al a a al l a Th h h Th Th Th Th Th Th Th Th Th T T T h h h T lf lf l fs f f fs f fs fs s s l s fs l tival tival ia iva tival tival tival tival tival tival tiva l .com .com c .com .com m om om om com .com co .c om .com c om FMffThe edge has come to Fort Myers Welcometo our second annual Fort Myers Film Festival, to be held March 21-25. Wow, time flies. It is most important to me that you have a wonderful time this week. You will be surrounded by the smartest people in town with an appreciation for film, a passion for life most with projects in the works. With 77 films from more than a dozen countries and a great representation from Southwest Florida, I can say with confidence that you will enjoy world-class swagger with an attention to local flavor and have a ton of fun. The official programming consists of poignant, relevant, thought-provoking films with fascinating points of view. Some of these are so good they will change your life. Others will make you laugh. Some might make you uneasy. But that is OK. We hope to ruffle some feathers. You may end up a better person for it. With a special thanks to my board of advisors and family of volunteers, to the city of Fort Myers, Florida Weekly, to Barbara B. Mann, Berne Davis, Jim Griffith, Will Prather, Lydia Black and Scott Saxon for allowing us to show in the classiest and finest venues in town the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, the Alliance for the Arts and Edison Restaurant. This c ommunity has really united to put together this festival. We should be proud the edge has come to Fort Myers. Eric Raddatz, founder and executive director Board of advisors Melissa DeHaven, producer and event coordinator Gene DOnofrio, programming director Tim Ritter, submissions coordinator Daniel Hererra Chad Oliver, media director Garth Francis, photographer Elijah Green, entertainment director Destiny Savakinus Laura Nin, VIP coordinator Shawn Ayotte, assistant technical director Mike Kiniry, technical producer Jim Griffith Cole Peacock Daniel Kearns and Nicole Grey Douglas Molloy Patrick Buckley Amy Skehan Nicole Forbis The Fort Myers Film Festival is an intelligent, independent filmmakers preferred event taking place to showcase the finest local and international cinematic works. Come join an edgy, professional crowd with a fine appreciation for the art of film in the quaint and newly refurbished downtown area, also known as the River District. Along with feature, documentary and shorts divisions, special categories spanning faith, diversity and strictly local will enrich the festival with vibrant intellectualism. Support local. Tweet #FMff all festival long! WITH SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR VOLUNTEERS, SPONSORS, PARTNERS & FRIENDS. WE LOVE YOUVenues, tickets & pricing The Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall is a gorgeous 1,800-seat facility that has proven to be an anchor for the cutting-edge performance arts in the community. Tickets for the opening night red carpet gala may be purchased for $29 for film only, $125 for film and afterparty VIP or $15 for students at 8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers, www. bbmannpah.com or by calling the box office at 481.4849. The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, located in the historic federal building in downtown Fort Myers, opened in 1933 as a post office, and was converted to a federal building in the 1960s. It was later vacated and left in disrepair until the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center became dedicated to preserving this historical monument. Tickets for all films can be purchased for $5 at 2301 First St., Fort Myers, at www.sbdac.com/fmff or by calling 333.1933. With a mission to facilitate and nurture the creation development, promotion and education of arts and culture, the Alliance for the Arts exists to contribute to the cultural landscape of Lee County. The Alliance strives to create diverse and innovative events, exhibits, programs and performances that reach the widest possible audience. Tickets to film blocks can be purchased for $5 at 10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers, at leeculture.org or by calling 939.2787. The Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre is celebrating its 19th explosive season. The theater entertains more than 170,000 guests annually and has a reputation for class and fun. Tickets for the closing awards champagne ceremony honoring local filmmakers may be purchased for $15 at 1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, at www.broadwaypalm.com or by calling 278.4422. NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY www.FloridaWeekly.com WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C31
March 24 Honoring soldiers The Fort Myers Film Festival will screen independent short films at the Alliance for the Arts, including the documentary Kaziah the Goat Woman. Its the story of goat rancher Kaziah Hancock who lives close to the earth in a remote valley in Utah. But she is also known as an American hero for her extraordinary and dedicated work as an artist. She has painted nearly 1,000 oil portraits of fallen soldiers killed since the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. She also created a foundation called Project Compassion (www. heropaintings.com/) to extend her effort to paint every soldier killed serving his or her country abroad since 9-11. After the screening, Fort Myers Film Festival founder Eric Raddatz will present one of Kaziahs portraits to the family of 2nd Lt. Michael McGahan of Orlando. The University of Florida graduate was killed in 2010 while leading a platoon in Afghanistan. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. The event is free, with a $5 suggested donation. A portion of which will go to Project Compassion. More information is available at www.artinlee.org or www.fortmyersfilmfestival.com, www. kaziahthegoatwoman.com, at 1 0091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers or by calling 939.2787. A limited availability FMff VIP All Access Platinum Cineast Passes will entitle the holder to attend all Fort Myers Film Festival public and private events, with priority seating, schwag bags and first-class VIP treatment. Individual passes are available for $250 at www.fortmyersfilmfestival.com.EventsMarch 21 Opening March 22 World premiere at SBDAC Step aside, Sundance, Cannes and Toronto. The Fort Myers Film Festivals second annual opening night Red Carpet Gala will be celebrated with excitement and style March 21 at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall at 7 p.m. with the U.S. premiere of French Immersion and Florida premiere of Rusted Pyre with cast and crew attending. The black-tie event will begin with the red carpet rolling out, paparazzi clicking and doors opening at 5 p.m. for drinks, mingling and musical entertainment with local and international filmmakers, stars and models prior to the featured movie, hosted by Chad Oliver, Gina Birch and Eric Raddatz with delicious food prepared by Lush Bakery and music by Freedom Hall and Elijah Green. The Fort Myers Film Festival is an intelligent, independent filmmakers preferred event to create, unite and showcase the finest artistic cinematic works. Tickets are $29, $125 for VIP and $14.50 for students. VIP will enjoy a star-studded backstage afterparty with music, dancing, open bar and chance to meet with the stars of the evenings film, who will be in attendance, filmmakers and event VIP. Fort Myers Film Festival will hold the world premiere of the highly anticipated documentary, Mambo Man the Story of Pedro Cuban Pete Aguilar, chronicling the life of Pedro Cuban Pete Aguilar, one of the most influential and famous Latin dancers of all time. Given his stage name by Desi Arnaz after his famous song, Cuban Pete was acclaimed the best Mambo dancer ever by the late Mambo King, Tito Puente, and Latin music mogul George Goldner of Tico Records. Executive Producer Barbara Craddock, his longtime dance partner, and an array of musicians, colleagues, dancers, historians and friends help Cuban Pete tell the story that was his life. The evening begins at 6 p.m. with snacks and Latin dancing, plus a meet and greet with the filmmakers. The film will be shown at 7 p.m., followed by a brief question and answer period. Tickets can be purchased for $15 at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, 2301 First Street, Fort Myers. Thanks in part to our sponsor, the Southwest Florida Museum of History. Visit them at www. swflmuseumofhistory.com. March 25 The winner is ... The champagne and dessert awards ceremony for the 2012 Fort Myers Film Festival, hosted by Chad Oliver, will take place at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre in Fort Myers with an afterparty at the Edison Restaurant featuring a special performance by Al Holland. Join all of the local and international filmmakers as they celebrate the winners of the Fort Myers Film Festival. Champagne and dessert will be shared, trophies will be presented, short award-winning films will be played and toasts will be deservedly pronounced. Tickets may be purchased for $15 at 1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, at www.broadwaypalm.com or by calling 278.4422. March 22-25 Fresh films Fort Myers Film Festival official programming will take place at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. Films include features, documentaries, shorts, short shorts, strictly local, diverse and inspirational programming and Q&As with all filmmakers in attendance. For a complete guide and real time updates as to filmmakers attending, go to www.fortmyersfilmfestival.com and become a fan at www.facebook.com/fortmyersfilmfestival. Tickets for all films can be purchased for $5 at 2301 First St., Fort Myers, at www.sbdac.com/fmff or by calling 333.1933. FilmsOPENING RED CARPET GALA AT THE BARBARA B. MANN WED. 3.21 @ 7 p.m. Rusted Pyre (14m, Canada) dir. by James Cooper Rusted Pyre follows Ginny (Samantha Somer Wilson) and Sally (Brooke Palsson) as they venture out in the middle of winter a ways out of town to endure a rite of passage in a secluded, abandoned old car. The girls, having told no one where they are, enjoy a night of drinking and smoking up as they wait for the dark to take over they begin to share a ghost story that turns into a power struggle. Alternative/Spiritual/Diversity Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGFLORIDA PREMIERE French Immersion (98m, Canada) dir. by Kevin Tierney French Immersion is a bilingual comedy about ve Anglos from different parts of Canada, (actually, four Anglos and one New Yorker,) who come to a remote town in Northern Quebec in order to learn French. The language school is run with an iron st and one rule: NO ENGLISH. Think of it as summer camp for adults. A very strict summer camp. Students who sneak off to a bar to speak a little English quickly nd out that everyone in town is a spy. By the time the two weeks is up, neither they nor the town will ever be the same. Starring Gavin Crawford, Fred Ewanuick, Olunike Adeliyi, Martha Burns, Karine Vanasse, Robert Charlebois, Pascale Bussires. Full Length Features Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGU.S. PREMIEREOFFICIAL PROGRAMMING AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER THUR. 3.22 @ 4 p.m. West is West (103m, United Kingdom) dir. by Andy De Emmony Sequel to the internationally acclaimed and successful lm East is East, West is West is the coming of age story of both 15-year-old Sajid and of his father, 60-year-old George Khan. Sajid, the runt of the Khan litter, is deep in pubescent crisis under heavy assault both from his fathers insistence on tradition, and from the erce bullies in the schoolyard. In a last attempt to sort him out, his father packs him off to Mrs Khan No 1 and daughters in the Punjab, the family he had abandoned 30 years earlier. It is not long before Ella (Mrs Khan No 2), with a small entourage from Salford, swiftly follows to sort out the mess, past and present. Alternative/Spiritual/DiversityFLORIDA. PREMIERE THUR 3.22 @ 7 p.m. Mambo Man: The documentary of Cuban Pete Aguilar dir by Abel Klainbaum Mambo Man chronicles the life of Pedro Cuban Pete Aguilar, one of the most in uential and famous Latin dancers of all time. Given his stage name by Desi Arnaz after his famous song, Cuban Pete was acclaimed the best Mambo dancer ever by the late Mambo King, Tito Puente, and Latin music mogul George Goldner of Tico Records. This is an extraordinary story of a troubled child turned triumphant dancer, turned struggling gentleman, who returned to victory as an elder statesman of Latin dance. He rose above his tortured childhood to become a Latin dance legend. Executive Producer Barbara Craddock, his longtime dance partner, and an array of musicians, colleagues, dancers, historians and friends help Cuban Pete tell the story that was his life. FRI. 3.23 @ 1 p.m. Bus to Somewhere (17m, India, Japan) dir. by Jesse Veverka A down and out traveler in India decides he has to do whatever it takes to get out of town. Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING Technically Crazy (86m, U S A) dir. by Greg Shouse, Dan Riddle Technically Crazy is a simple story about two very complex characters. A 16-year-old bipolar runaway named Jay breaks into the house of a retired former cop named Bill, just as he is on the verge of committing suicide. What follows is a spirited push and pull interaction that continues with intense and humorous results. Its about how these two move from distrust to understanding and come to realize that even though they might drive each other crazy, technically or otherwise, they need each other. Together they help x what is broken in the other. Full Length Features Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD. PREMIEREOFFICIAL PROGRAMMING AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER FRI. 3.23 @ 3 p.m. Coffee & Pie (15m, U S A) dir. by Douglas Horn A couple must come to terms with the fact that theirs is a love that could never be. This anti-romantic comedy stars Amy Seimetz (Alexander the Last, The Off Hours) who was named one of the breakout stars at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, as well as rising star Sophia Takal (Gabi on the Roof in July, Green). Alternative/Spiritual/DiversityFLORIDA. PREMIERE Secret Club (3m, U S A) ** dir. by Ben Kadie The lm tells the story of Kyle, who is bored of boring high school and its equally boring clubs until, listening to the morning announcements, he hears about the mysterious Secret Club.Fifteen-year-old writer/director Ben Kadie achieved stunning authenticity by lming in an actual high school with authentic high school students. The day after lming, Ben went on a spring break visit to LA, where he edited the lms hundreds of clips in a Chinatown hotel. The result is a 197-second lm too fun to be kept secret. Short Shorts Cheese! (4m, U S A) ** dir. by Damien Patrik Three fun loving college girls and a camera. Say cheese! Short Shorts The Environmentalist (7m, Canada) dir. by Jacob Bond A darkly comic tale about a man who is trying to save theworld from environmental devastation before it is too late. Shorts PYSKESSA (10m, United Kingdom, France) dir. by Duncan, Kirran Bruce This is a story of how a little girls innocence and imagination can distract her from a harsh and lonely reality, but only for so long. ShortsWORLD PREMIERE FRI. 3.23 @ 4:30 p.m. Adrift (4m, U S A) dir. by Nicholas Vedros Whats the worst secret you keep? Shorts Garrett (2m, U S A) dir. by Jesse Kiewiet A morbidly amusing story told in rhyme. Garrett is a boy who nds life tedious, and resolves to end it all. However, to his chagrin, he proves to be indestructible Short Shorts Lemonade Stand (7m, U S A) dir. by Rusty Rayner A short comedy about two kids and their competing lemonade stands. Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE Why We Fight (7m, U S A) dir. by Dustin McLean When the girl he loves seems to lack con dence in him, Jack joins the military to prove his worth to her. Once embroiled in the ght to win World War II, it becomes apparent she was right. Jack is a coward. Faced the with the possibility of dying in battle, Jack decides to make sure he gets sent home. All it takes is one bullet to the foot. But is he brave enough to do that? Shorts Snap (22m, U S A) dir. by Donald Reynolds A bullied student ghts back against an older bully. Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE Yield (20m, U S A) dir. by Sean Davis As a killer targets the citys destitute, a homeless man is approached by a stranger whose offer may not be as generous as it seems. Shorts FRI. 3.23 @ 6 p.m. Garden Therapy (3m, U S A) dir. by Don Cupo Sharon, a lovely 40-something, while relaxing in her garden, is constantly interrupted by her nagging boyfriend, Billy. However, she perseveres; managing to create a ower garden that is the envy of her friends and neighbors but
at what cost? Don Cupos Garden Therapy stars Sharon Walters and features David Buchman, Cheryl Bryant, and Bob Walters. Short Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING Boats (4m, U S A) by Adam Muchortow A fable about a boat that nds himself unful lled after experiencing the world, until one day a female boat is sent his way. Short Shorts Dawn (7m, U S A) dir. by Tim Ritter Dawn follows Terry as he nds himself in a strange place with some unexpected company waiting to greet him. Strictly Local Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE Knife (17m, U S A) dir. by Karen Whitaker Stephanie thinks her husband Terry is cheating on her with Karen.That night they attend a party at Karens house. The guests begin to play spin the knife, asking questions to whomever the knife lands on. With J. Bert Davis, Karen Whitaker, Mitch Belding, Stacey Stevens, Stephanie Davis, Terry Tincher and Todd Blanton Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD. PREMIERE Live outside the Box (4m, Taiwan) ** dir. by Shu-Hsuan Lin The leading character, Simon, is a workaholic without any social contact. Gradually his world becomes smaller and smaller and even at the very end, there is nothing left in his world but only his work. This severe impact nally wakes him up and now Simon has to nd the right way to bring his life back before everything is too late... Short Shorts So Long (3m, U S A) So Long (3m, U S A) dir. by Charles Frisby A recently widowed woman deals with the loss of her husband and nds closure. Short Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING Good Men (12m, U S A) ** dir. by Brian Connors Good Men is a 12-minute short drama about two elderly Jewish men (Ed Asner and Mark Rydell) who get into a serious argument over the controversial circumstances surrounding the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center. ShortsPREVIEW PREMIERE All it takes for evil to flourish is for good men to do nothingGOOD MEN Ed Asner Mark RydellSTARRING: ED ASNER & MARK RYDELL EDITOR: ALEXANDER RYDELL DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: BARRY MARKOWITZ, ASC.PRODUCED BY: SEAN TRACEY & RILEY BODENSTAB ASSOCIATE PRODUCERS: NEAL WILDE, ZIA JAMALI, MEHRDAD SAHAFI MUSIC BY: TAY UHLER & CENGIZ YALTKAYA WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: BRIAN CONNORS PRESENTED BY SEAN TRACEY ASSOCIATES Sean Tracey Associates Presents A Short Film Written and Directed By Brian Connors goodmenmovie.com FRI. 3.23 @ 7:15 p.m. The Dance (8m, Canada) The Dance (8m, Canada) dir. by Pardis Parker A romantic comedy with no dialogue, from award-winning lmmaker Pardis Parker, starring Evany Rosen (Picnicface, Roller Town), with cinematography by Christopher Porter (Brokeback Mountain). Shorts A Finger, Two Dots Then Me (8m, U S A) dir. by David Holechek A Finger, Two Dots Then Me is a spoken-word piece based on a popular poem by renowned modern poet Derrick Brown. The lm takes a dramatic look at death, life and love through the eyes of Brown, a beat poet who has performed around the world for the last decade both as a headliner and with bands such as the Flaming Lips and the Cold War Kids. Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGFLORIDA PREMIERE Arbeiter verlassen die Fabrik (Leaving the Factory) (10m, Germany) ** dir. by Anna Linke In remembrance of the Lumiere Brothers: Karin works in a metal factory where she spends day after day performing the same monotonous tasks. When a new worker begins his job in the factory, it seems to be the end of this drab life. He not only likes Karin but also the strange metal gurines she secretly builds before her workday starts. ShortsFLORIDA PREMIERE Salt and Vinegar (4m, United Kingdom) dir. by Cameron Fraser Taylor, a heavy and heart-broken young man, is the kind of guy who never gets the girl. But Penny... Penny might be different. When she falls for another guy, a comfort-eating Taylor throws his weight around to teach his love rival a lesson. Salt and vinegaravored snacks might be savory, but revenge is sweet. ShortsU.S. PREMIERE I Was A Parade (4m, U S A) dir. by Steven Levy A story about a boy and his balloons. Short Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGFLORIDA PREMIERE Legacy (22m, Iceland) dir. by Einar Thorsteinsson Karl, a skipper on a shing boat, longs for a son to carry on the family legacy: shing and soccer. When his dream is nally within reach, Karl must challenge family and friends who are weary of this delicate father and son relationship. Shorts FRI. 3.23 @ 8:30 p.m. No Connection (3m, U S A) dir. by Ben Jendras Desperate for a respite from the constant bombardment of information through modern channels of communication, a man goes on a journey to nd the fabled land of no connection. Short Shorts Hitting On Destiny (24m, U S A) sub. by Chase Friedman Hitting On Destiny tells the story of a wannabe hit man, Vinny, who gets an existential wake-up call from his no-bullshit guardian angel, forcing him to rethink the implications of his newfound profession. Its not until he meets his latest mark, a stripper named Destiny, that he is able to realize he just might be capable of redemption. Shorts Remedy (31m, U S A) dir. by Pat Mitchell An intel agent and his team are sent to extreme distant grounds to kill a familiar target hed missed before. Strictly Local Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE Loves Me Not (19m, U S A) dir. by Ewa Pazera, Rebecca Hodges Helena, a beautiful and caring young woman, initiates intimacy with her deeply troubled lover, Jan, after a biWEDNESDAY 3.21 FRIDAY 3.23 SATURDAY 3.24 SUNDAY 3.259 10 11 12 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12Mambo Man: The documentary of Cuban Pete Aguilar Pique (15m, U S A) Ordinary Joe (79m, U S A) Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING Adrift (4m, U S A) Garrett (2m, U S A) Lemonade Stand (7m, U S A) Why We Fight (7m, U S A) Snap (22m, U S A) Yield (20m, U S A) The Cheater (8m, U S A) Four of a Qind (5m, U S A) Bubblegum Smackers (17m, U S A) Declaracin (4m, Argentina) First Showing (4m, U S A) Drone (18m, U S A) Reluctant Vampire (20m, U S A) No Connection (3m, U S A) Hitting On Destiny (24m, U S A) Remedy (30m, U S A) Loves Me Not (19m, U S A) Garden Therapy (3m, U S A) Boats (4m, U S A) Dawn (7m, U S A) Knife (17m, U S A) Live outside the Box (4m, Taiwan) So Long (3m, U S A) GOOD MEN (12m, U S A) WEST IS WEST (103m, United Kingdom) Grounded (8m, U S A) CRUST (1m, U S A) Slouch (2m, United Kingdom) Memory (2m, U S A) AWRY (15m, U S A) SEE (13m, U S A) Runway (20m, Australia) Dolls for Strangers (13m, U S A) 108.1 FM Radio (15m, Italy) Stalker (3m, U S A) BLACKTREE (12m, Italy, U S A) Agoraphobia (40m, U S A) Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters (92m, U S A) The Secret Friend (15m, Brazil, U S A) Your Adoring Public (4m, U S A) Goodbye Brother (8m, U S A) Other (15m, U S A) My Brother Greg (3m, Germany) My Mind (4m, U S A) The Pact (75m, U S A) A Schizophrenic Love Story (98m, U S A) Roadmap to Apartheid (95m, U S A) CAPTAIN FIN (15m, U S A) Wallys Mission on Mars (82m, U S A) Coffee & Pie (15m, U S A) Secret Club (3m, U S A) Cheese! (4m, U S A) The Environmentalist (7m, Canada) PYSKESSA (10m, United Kingdom, France) Tag und Nacht (101m, Austria) (ADULTS ONLY) The Cleaning Lady (10m, U S A) The Unseen (9m, U S A) Journey to Jamaa (42m, U S A) Bus to Somewhere (17m, India, Japan) Technically Crazy (86m, U S A) The Power Of Two (93m, U S A) 9 0 1 2 THURSDAY 3.22 3 0 1 2 Bus t T ec h WED 3.21 @BBMANN Rusted Pyre (14m, Canada) WED 3.21 @BBMANN FRENCH IMMERSION SAT 3.24 @ ALLIANCE Kaziah the Goat Woman SUN 3.25 @ BPALM Sunshine** The Fort Myers Film Festivalwww.fortmyersfilmfestival.comFMffThe edge has come to Fort Myers7 7OFFICIAL PROGRAMMING AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER OFFICIAL PROGRAMMING AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER OFFICIAL PROGRAMMING AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER OFFICIAL PROGRAMMING AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTEROPENING RED CARPET GALA AT THE BARBARA B. MANNAWARDS CEREMONY AT BROADWAY PALM DINNER THEATRE & EDISON RESTAURANT 4 7 1 3 4:30 6 7:30The Dance (8m, Canada) A Finger, Two Dots Then Me (8m, U S A) Arbeiter verlassen die Fabrik (10m, Germany) Salt and Vinegar (4m, United Kingdom) I Was A Parade (4m, U S A) Legacy (22m, Iceland) 8:30 10Bathing & the Single Girl (11m, U S A) The Barbed Wire Dolls (8m, U S A) Sisyphus (29m, U S A) CO RAZ ZOSTALO ZAPISANE (Written in Ink) (12m, Poland) 11 10:45 9 7:15 F 5:30 4 2 12 5 3:15 ThS 2:15 12:20 11:15Tickets can be purchased for individual lms, opening night lm and party, closing night award ceremony and full access all week pass at www. fortmyers lmfestival.com. Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, 2301 First Street, Fort Myers FL 33901, (239) 333-1933 Films Ma rch 22-25. $5 Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, 8099 College Parkway Fort Myers, FL 33919, (239) 481-4849 Opening night March 21. $ 14,50, $29 or $125 Alliance for the Arts, 10091 McGregor Boulevard Fort Myers, Florida 33919, (239) 939-2787 Short lms March 24. $5 Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, 1380 Colonial Boulevard Fort Myers, FL 33907, (239) 278-4422 Closing awards ceremony, winning shorts. $15 Edison Restaurant, 3583 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL 33901-7719, (239) 936-9348. afterparty March 25 See everything with access everywhere Get the all access pass $250 at www.fortmyers lmfestival.com All lms are unrated parents strong ly cautionedFORT MYERS FILM FESTIVAL MARCH 21-25, 2012* = Q&A W/ CAST & CREW ATTENDING zarre argument. Jans physical power and roughness causes Helena to have a ashback of a haunting event from her past. Traumatized and confused, Helena must now choose between Jan and her freedom. Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING FRI. 3.23 @ 10 p.m. Bathing & the Single Girl (11m, U S A) ** dir. by Christine Elise McCarthy A raw and irreverent comedic look at the unspoken horrors of dating and bathing with younger men. Christine Elise McCarthy worked on shows like ER and Beverly Hills, 90210. Shorts The Barbed Wire Dolls (8m, U S A) dir. by Eli Vazquez Four beautiful, blood-crazed assassins are brought together by a drug lord to discuss his next target. Little do they know the next target is them. Starring Dan Hamman, Dee Quinn, Joanna Antonik, Joe DeBartolo, Kellen Banos, Megan Caccamo, Meghan Hartmann, Myles Flynn and Shirt Bosarge Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGFLORIDA PREMIERE Sisyphus (29m, U S A) dir. by Joel Pincosy Prescott Federal Sanatorium is a hallowed institution. The best minds from the best schools around the country are assembled in its halls. Projects? Oh, never mind about the work they are doing. I dont have to tell you that its important. The work of our government and the best hopes of our people are invested in the operations of this magni cent facility. It happens that every day there are scientists, doctors, technicians, professors all entering the front door, making their way to various projects, most of you should probably not be curious about. Shorts CO RAZ ZOSTALO ZAPISANE (Written in Ink) (12m, Poland) ** dir. by Martin Rath Written in Ink is a documentary about hope, the compelling story of a man trying to get back in touch with his sister after they havent had any contact for 14 years. But can one change what has already been written in ink? Shorts FRI. 3.23 @ 11 p.m. Tag und Nacht (101m, Austria) ** dir. by Sabine Der inger Why not work for an escort service and make a lot of money?Shes already had plenty of bad sex, but was never paid for it. Lea employs this iron-clad argument to win over her best friend, Hanna. They then plunge into an adventure between day and night. This is an adults-only lm. Full Length Features SAT. 3.24 @ 12 p.m. Roadmap to Apartheid (95m, U S A) by Ana Nogueira Ana Nogueira is a white South African and Eron Davidson a Jewish Israeli. Drawing on their rst-hand knowledge of the issues, the producers take a close look at the apartheid comparison often used to describe the Israeli-Palestinian con ict. Their lm breaks down the rhetorical analogy into a fact-based comparison, noting where the analogy is useful and appropriate, and where it is not. There are many lessons to draw from the South African experience relevant to con icts all over the world. This lm is as much a historical document of the rise and fall of apartheid as it is a lm about why many Palestinians feel they are living in an apartheid system today. DocumentariesFLORIDA PREMIEREOFFICIAL PROGRAMMING AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER SAT. 3.24 @ 2 p.m. CAPTAIN FIN (15m, U S A) dir. by Kevin J. ONeill Treasure is where you nd it. Longshoreman Frank Gunner was arrested for manslaughter in 1975 after he killed a man in a bar ght. He was sentenced to life in prison without parole. During his stay behind bars, Hank wrote letters to his daughter Hannah and his wife Carol. Carol made the decision to protect Hannah by keeping the letters from her. After two years of being ignored, Hank eventually gave up on his family. He began turning his thoughts into travels. Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING Wallys Mission on Mars (82m, U S A) ** dir. by Lisa Mills A retired rocket scientist who worked on the Apollo engineering team now believes that sending humans to Mars is not a very good idea. Follow Wally Nelson to Kennedy Space Center and Washington, D.C. as he tries to convince astronauts, space administrators and politicians that spending money on solutions to world peace is a much better idea. This lm traces the history of the Apollo program through Nelsons point of view and is one of the rst lms released about the end of the Space Shuttle Era. Documentaries SAT. 3.24 @ 2 p.m.(2 P.M AT THE ALLIANCE FOR THE ARTS)
Kaziah the Goat Woman (27m, U S A) Embroiled in a war where the U.S. government has forbid us to view our fallen soldiers, one woman, armed with a paintbrush and a herd of pregnant goats, has found a way to make sure these faces are seen and never forgotten. Painting over 600 portraits as gifts for the families, a quirky Kaziah faces death on a daily basis and is forced to reconcile her own fragile existence with gravel in her gut and spit in her eyes. Documentaries Presentation to family of portrait by Kaziah of fallen soldier afterwardFLORIDA PREMIERE SAT. 3.24 @ 4 p.m. Grounded (8m, U S A) ** dir. by Kevin Margo, Barrett Meeker One astronauts journey through space and life ends on a hostile exosolar planet. Grounded is a metaphorical account of the experience, inviting unique interpretation and re ection by the viewer. Themes of aging, inheritance, paternal approval, cyclic trajectories, and behaviors passed on through generations are explored against an ethereal backdrop. ShortsFLORIDA PREMIERE CRUST (1m, U S A) dir. by Perry Wilson In 2010, CRUST was conceived for a more distinctive reason than your average lm. As the brainchild of cinematographer Perry Wilson, CRUST was made for the visually oriented viewer. With no dialog, CRUST takes the audience on an exploration of human psychosis and the change in personality and actions when underlying issues can no longer remain hidden, even issues that may seem so insigni cant. CRUST is a minute long lm that will leave the audience wanting more, adding the feeling of dissatisfaction to the already uncomfortable situation Short Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE Slouch (2m, United Kingdom) dir. by Adam Howard, Jake Starling One mans journey to reach the unattainable. Short Shorts Memory (2m, U S A) dir. by Hung-Yi Yeh A boy tries to retrieve a jar of glass marbles from a secret location in his grandmothers house before his family cleans the house out after the grandmother has passed away. Short Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING AWRY (15m, U S A) dir. by Dale Metz An innocent slumber party spirals into a nightmare of revelations as three teen girls discover the consequences of their words and actions. With Anna East, Ashley Brooke, Bayley Ellenburg, Danny Rawley, Luis Howard and Maddie Bright. Strictly Local Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE SEE (13m, U S A) dir. by Dale Metz The world looks different to Taylor. She has a unique ability to SEE the world in ways that many people take for granted. An afternoon at the ocean turns into an adventure of discovery and tribulation. Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE Runway (20m, Australia) ** dir. by Tony Ferrieri Georges life is all about straight lines. The world is full of curves. (Especially women.) Shorts FLORIDA. PREMIERE SAT. 3.24 @ 5:30 p.m. The Cheater (8m, U S A) dir. by Will Wallace An interactive short where a woman sitting in the audience catches her boyfriend cheating on her in a lm. As it begins, the audience is unaware of the womans participation and when the reveal occurs, everyone in the theater is along for a live, unpredictable, comedic, romantic and surprising ride! sub. by Megan Kiniry Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGFLORIDA PREMIERE Four of a Qind (5m, U S A) dir. by Angelo Campanile What happens when four poker players try to cheat to win the same hand of Texas Hold using the same trick? A duel or better with a rather uncertain outcome, to say the least. Short Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING Bubblegum Smackers (17m, U S A) dir. by Lindsay Garvin Kids, trenchcoats, lm noir. Bubblegum Smackers is a short lm shot in the style of lm noir starring only children. The theme plays a big role from their names to the objects around them. Shorts Declaracin (4m, Argentina) dir. by Hernan Touzon Lentini Yamila is not sure about the way to declare her love to a boy. Her friend, Malena, will try to help her and something will happen in between. Shorts First Showing (4m, U S A) dir. by Kirk Drummond by Michelle Tricca Creativity is a journey a journey of highs and lows, of limitations and breakthroughs and of absolute resolve to reveal to oneself, and the world, a unique and outward expression of an inner idea or emotion. First Showing is a symbolic re ection of what all of us, as creative minds, experience when revealing ourselves through our work. This lm expresses that in a very literal way. The lm was conceived, written, shot and edited in less than 12 hours. As part of a lm workshop, our crew of ve rst-time lmmakers were given three items of direction: A theme: Second Chances; an object: screwdriver; and a key line: This cant be happening. With that, our team created this story. Strictly Local Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGFLORIDA PREMIERE Drone (18m, U S A) dir. by Harrison Heller Haskell is a top-scoring gamer recruited into the U.S. Air Force as a predator drone pilot. But after a mission goes terribly wrong, the system he trusted begins to unravel before his eyes. Shorts Reluctant Vampire (20m, U S A) dir. by Michael Greischar Claire is a nurse with a secret -shes a vampire. To hide her identity, she takes a job at a local blood clinic so she can steal samples and avoid hurting anyone. When her evil nurse nemeses catch her drinking a sample, Claire must decide between being outed at work and accepting herself for who she is. With Alisha Nichols, Brenda Canela, Coley Mustafa Speaks, Grant Huneycutt, Gregg Lawrence, Heidi Krilanovich and Tunisia Hardison. ShortsWORLD PREMIERE SAT. 3.24 @ 7:15 p.m. The Power Of Two (93m, U S A) dir. by Marc Smolowitz The Power of Two is a feature documentary that tells the remarkable story of twin sisters, two cultures, and two new chances at life. Inspired by their 2007 memoir, the lm offers an intimate portrayal of the bond between half-Japanese twin sisters Anabel Stenzel and Isabel Stenzel Byrnes, their lifelong battle with the fatal genetic disease cystic brosis, survival through miraculous double lung transplants, and improbable emergence as authors, athletes and global advocates for organ donation. Featuring expert interviews, archival footage and deeply personal testimony from the twins and others whose lives have been impacted by organ transplantation from the U.S. and Japan, the lm provides unprecedented insight into the personal and societal aspects of this modern medical miracle affecting millions worldwide. DocumentariesFLORIDA PREMIERE SAT. 3.24 @ 9 p.m. Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters (92m, U S A) dir. by Adam Cornelius Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters tracks down the top world-recordholding Tetris players as they prepare to compete in the 2010 Classic Tetris World Championship. Witness the Masters as they reveal their secrets, recount their decades-long obsession with the game, and enter the transcendental state required to reach the highest levels known as the Ecstasy of Order. Documentaries Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGFLORIDA PREMIERE SAT. 3.24 @ 10:45 p.m. Dolls for Strangers (13m, U S A) dir. by Ken Cohen After his sisters mysterious leg paralysis, Tony searches for an explanation by making voodoo dolls for people, hoping to see similar results Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING 108.1 FM Radio (15m, Italy) dir. by Giuseppe Capasso, Angelo Capasso A driver, a hitchhiker and a radio program. A night trip between suspicion and paranoia. Shorts Stalker (3m, U S A) dir. by Damien Patrik A man is being stalked in downtown Denver ... by himself. Short Shorts Blacktree (12m, Italy, U S A) dir. by Maria Pia Fanigliulo Claudia is a 25-year-old woman working in real estate. No perspectives, no ambition, Claudia sees her own life passing by, surrounded by a cloudy careless NYC. One day, she gets an elegant of ce suit that shakes her life: its pocket spits endless $20 bills. Blinded by greediness, Claudia nds out where her mysterious income comes from, before getting fully enslaved by it. Short ShortsFLORIDA PREMIERE Agoraphobia (40m, U S A) dir. by Lamont Couch A loving homebound couple suffering from agoraphobia must deal with their worst fears as the place that was their sanctuary now becomes panic zone. Full Length Features Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING FLORIDA PREMIEREOFFICIAL PROGRAMMING AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER Sun 3.25 @ 11:15 a.m. The Cleaning Lady (10m, U S A) dir. by Tom Brandau The Cleaning Lady deals with the turmoil that took place in Baltimore shortly after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King. Its the story of an ordinary woman caught in the middle of an extraordinary historical event and made a prisoner of circumstances beyond her control. Shorts The Unseen (9m, U S A) dir. by Daniel Gregory The Unseen is a short lm dealing with a young girls confrontation with a life or death decision, and the supernatural battle that rages around her. Strictly Local Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE Journey to Jamaa (42m, U S A) dir. by Michael Landon Jr. Journey to Jamaa is the true and deeply moving account of the dif cult and often dangerous journey two orphaned children are forced to make to nd their only remaining family. With their mothers last dying wish to guide them and nowhere else to turn, young Margaret and Derick set out on a journey across Africa that will touch your heart. Produced by World Vision and directed by award-winning producer Michael Landon Jr., Journey to Jamaa is a poignant and inspiring story where tragedy and hardship ultimately lead to the discovery of hope, family... and the very heart of God. Alternative/Spiritual/Diversity Sun 3.25 @ 12:20 p.m. Pique (15m, U S A) dir. by Moe Lynch One mans decision is hazardous to him and his loved ones. Shorts Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDINGWORLD PREMIERE Ordinary Joe (79m, U S A) dir. by Carlo Gennarelli Meet Joe Sciacca, a beer drinking, blue-collar roofer and Vietnam War veteran from Long Island, N.Y. Contrary to appearances this Ordinary Joe has a life purpose that proves to be anything but mundane. Driven by complex motives, Joe annually returns to Vietnam, traveling its back alleys and country roads seeking out the poor, diseased and disabled, delivering to them his own brand of aid and hope. By adopting a do-it-yourself attitude, this brash New Yorker has become an unlikely champion to a far away and seemingly forgotten people. Documentaries Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING Sun 3.25 @ 2:15 p.m. The Secret Friend (15m, Brazil, U S A) dir. by Flavio Alves Veteran actress Viola Harris (Deconstructing Harry, 1997) gives an indelible performance alongside Siobhan Fallon (Men in Black, 1997) and others in this poignant and subtly playful lm. An elderly widow, Anna Marshall (Harris) lives in isolation following the death of her beloved husband. With no friends and an estranged son, Anna is a senior citizen alone in the world. Shorts Your Adoring Public (4m, U S A) ** dir. by Rachel Carey Two women run into a famous celebrity during their morning jog.... if they could only remember his name. Short Shorts Goodbye Brother (8m, U S A) Goodbye Brother (8m, U S A) dir. by JoDa Hodge My brother Nate captured the last two weeks of his life on camera. Now, using that home security footage, I perform a psychological autopsy on him, my best friend, leaving me alone to take care of two aging parents. Most importantly, his passing taught me the lessons of Love & Knowledge, the only events that matter in Life. ShortsWORLD PREMIERE Other (15m, U S A) dir. by Daniel DelPurgatorio Patrick is a brilliant doctor locked in an obsessive race to alter his own grim prognosis. During a series of unconventional experiments, he discovers a scienti c loophole unlike anything he had ever imagined. In pursuit of this dark prize, Patrick will risk everything to ensure his experiment to the end... even it means accepting the sinister results. Shorts My Brother Greg (3m, Germany) ** dir. by Philipp Enders Greg hates ies. Morning after morning, those little brats bring him a new nightmare. Four short episodes, which change between humor and scare, tell us of the effect these wrong-headed day-breaks have on our protagonist. Mostly they end in one of Gregs temper tantrums. Yet his brother, the narrator of the lm, plays a role as important as Greg himself. His voice is as tender as if he were telling us a bedtime story and the plot almost seems like episodes of a personal diary that are revised over and over again. The viewer cannot avoid assuming that this ominous brother has made up the whole story. Short Shorts Sun 3.25 @ 3:15 p.m. My Mind (4m, U S A) ** dir. by Jason Harrington My Mind celebrates the power of imagination and mind. Beautifully mixing hand-drawn and digital animation, it follows the journey of a butter y girl born from the imagination. Her ight takes us across oceans, through cities and we watch her as she places the sun upon the horizon and balances on the arm of a record player that soulfully scratches out the melancholic rhythm of an acoustic guitar. As she transcends the con nes of the mundane and dances upon the clouds, we are reminded of the joy of our own creativity and the power of our minds. Short ShortsWORLD PREMIERE The Pact (75m, U S A) dir. by Matt Toronto Their love lives in shambles, two brothers make a pact: No women for a year! The pact holds them under an almost magical spell as they take turns trying, but failing to break it. Full Length Features Q&A w. cast/crew ATTENDING FLORIDA PREMIERE Sun 3.25 @ 5:00 p.m. A Schizophrenic Love Story (98m, U S A) dir. by Glenn Levy A 20-something schizophrenic hermit consults his three delusions: Mary Mother of Jesus, Einstein, and a vampire for love advice when his quirky new neighbor Lily shows up with frozen yogurt and secrets of her own Full Length Features Sun 3.25 @ 7:00 p.m.AWARDS CEREMONY AT BROADWAY PALM DINNER THEATRE Sunshine (14m, U S A) dir. by Franco Parente A visual interpretation of a husbands mindset brought on by the repetitiveness of caring for his ailing wife. Shorts FLORIDA PREMIEREBuzzing at press time:Dan Linehan will unveil the poster for the 2012 Fort Myers Film Festival. There will be a private screening of the movie Thrive at UNIT A in Fort Myers for VIP passholders only. There will be a late-night screening of the lm Irvine Welshs Ecstasy at Space 39 Thursday, March 22. VIP passholders and invited guests only. Nicole Forbis. Clayton Nelson, Gina Birch, Randy Henderson, Nicole Forbis and more to be on the red carpet Wednesday, March 21, at BB Mann Marina Village Resort in Cape Coral will play host to the stars in a blowout party Friday, March 23. Op ening night red carpet gala VIP seats with backstage pre-part y & soiree at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Fort Myers ($129 value) *includes O pening night world premiere of documen tary on "Cuban Pete" Aguilar. With entertainment, champagne and food. Films & all aftergreets with stars, directors and producers in D 'Onofrio room at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myer s. Resort at Marina Village par ty. Fi lms & all after greets with stars, at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers. UNIT A party. Alliance for Ar ts presentation. 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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY www.FloridaWeekly.com WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C35 SOCIETY ABWAs annual Women Making History luncheonWe take more society and networking photos at area events than we can t in the newspaper. So, if you think we missed you or one of your friends, go to www. oridaweekly.com and view the photo albums from the many events we cover. You can purchase any of the photos too. Send us your society and networking photos. Include the names of everyone in the picture. E-mail them to society@ oridaweekly.com. BERNADETTE LA PAGLIA / FLORIDA WEEKLY 1 Jessica Macera, Justine Andollo, Toby Buerger and Renee Kennedy-Edwards 2 Sandy Waite, Tina Gandy and Nina Christensen 3 Emcee Lois Thome and Tina Gandy, ABWA national president 4. Dawn Sporn with Austin and Reagan 5. Barbara Berry and Kamela Patton 6. Colleen Kvetko, Judy Jacobs and Wilma Boyd 7. Joetta and Fred Abazio 8. Margot Osborne and Jean Flewelling 9. Nicolette Beard, Shannon Holland and Ann Hogg 10. Suzanne Specht and her mother, Joan 11. Angela Kidd 12. Doreen Davis and Ann Monaco 1 2 4 5 3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC36 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 SOCIETY Fly-in/cruise-in for the Lorenzo Walker Institute of TechnologyWe take more society and networking photos at area events than we can t in the newspaper. So, if you think we missed you or one of your friends, go to www. oridaweekly.com and view the photo albums from the many events we cover. You can purchase any of the photos too. Send us your society and networking photos. Include the names of everyone in the picture. E-mail them to society@ oridaweekly.com.BERNADETTE LA PAGLIA / FLORIDA WEEKLY 1 Maitland and Briar Lambley 2 Edward Chesney with his 1947 Lincoln Continental Cabriolet 3 Kenyan and Kenrick Egbert 4. Joe Bawduniak and Roger Rose 5. Kimberly Borsa with sons Oam, Orley and Odin 6. Brittany Compagnone and Lisa ClarkCelebrating Lavern Gaynor and Naples Backyard HistoryCOURTESY PHOTOS 1 Art Ullman, Bertha McDaniel, Doris Reynolds, Lavern Gaynor, Mary Lynn Stahnke and Judy Bishop 2 Cynthia Carlson, Lavern Gaynor and Judy Bishop 3 Christine and Terry Flynn 4. Jackie Remington, Olga Hirshhorn and John Remington 5. Delores and Mayor John Sorey 6. Carl and Evelyn Ekloff 1 2 3 6 5 4 2 1 3 4 5 6
NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY www.FloridaWeekly.com WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C37 SOCIETY The American Cancer Societys second annual Bucket List BashWe take more society and networking photos at area events than we can t in the newspaper. So, if you think we missed you or one of your friends, go to www. oridaweekly.com and view the photo albums from the many events we cover. You can purchase any of the photos too. Send us your society and networking photos. Include the names of everyone in the picture. E-mail them to society@ oridaweekly.com.WILKINSON PHOTOGRAPHY / COURTESY PHOTOS Honoring JoAnne Kuehner at the 2012 Hope for Haiti gala 1 Drs. Barbra Reed, Laura Van Varick and Denise Gay 2 Dee Dee Ricks, Liz Jessee and Dr. Tim Kerwin 3 Dr. William Figlesthaler, Yadira Gomez and Kristina and Dr. Jonathan Jay 4. The Premiere Oncology group 5. Liz Jessee, event chair, and Chandre Jessee 6. MaryJo Sulzman and Patti Krupp JoAnne Kuehner and Dedrick Rose 1 Adam Pan 2 Brian and Denise Cobb 3 Tom and Sandi Moran flanking Tiffany, JoAnne and Carl Kuehner 4. Jennifer Lang, Regina Noch, Drs. Brian and Janet Childs, Sarah Dutcher 5. Rickie Kelin and Sam Rusinik 6. Ketley and Dr. Vladimir Mathieua 7. Gemma and Mark Wilson, Noreen and Todd KendallIVAN SELIGMAN / COURTESY PHOTOS 1 2 3 5 4 6 7 1 2 3 4 5 6
www.FloridaWeekly.com NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC38 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 239-434-JEEP Tours Tue Sun 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Orangejeeptours.comLocated in Ave Maria Town Center I-75 exit 111, Follow signs to Ave MariaCollier Countys newest eco-adventure! Embark on a 90-minute narrated tour in a custom-outtted open-air Jeep through Florida grasslands and preserves. Identify wildlife on interactive iPads. Learn local history. Have fun! Present your valid Collier County drivers license for $5 discount off published rate. COLLIER COUNTY RESIDENT DISCOUNT YOUR ADVENTURE AWAITS VINOKrupp Brothers Winery starts with great terroir, then adds grapesAmong the delightful boutique wines cropping up in area shops are the distinctive Napa offerings of Krupp Brothers Winery, which are characterized by big fruit flavors and excellent structure. After having attended a couple of recent tastings, I interviewed owner Jan Krupp, an internal medicine physician, by phone last week. Q: How do you practice medicine and maintain your vineyard? A: I do not practice anymore, except as a first responder in the vineyards. We have too many grapevines to do that and practice medicine. Q: How did you make the transition from medicine to winemaking? A: I studied at Yale, but wanted to learn medicine in the sunshine, so I moved to northern California and did my post grad at Stanford. I liked being a doctor, but liked growing grapes and making wine even more. In 1991, I found 41 acres with the potential for high quality wines. I planted wilder and rockier vineyards until I had 500,000 vines planted and gave up medicine to make wine. I studied at UC-Davis to learn the science of winemaking. Q: Do you see an advantage in creating a wholly new vineyard rather than purchasing an existing one? A: The advantage is you can really study what type of grapes and rootstock are best for your location, and get the right angle for the rows. You do not inherit someone elses mistake. Also, exceptional vineyards are not for sale. Q: How do your vineyards differ from each other? A: Our Stagecoach Vineyard is planted with 550 acres of grapes on Atlas Peak. The different aspects of the soil make it perfect for cabernet sauvignon, and the mountain grapes make a bigger, juicier fruit with ripe round tannins. The Krupp Vineyard has about 30 acres planted in mostly tempranillo and malbec. Its a little cooler spot. The Krupp Brothers Vineyard is generally deeper soil, so we can utilize different rootstocks there. Q: Whats your favorite wine that you make? A: That depends on what I am eating, but if I could take just one to a desert island, it would be the Krupp Brothers Cabernet Sauvignon. It has so much depth and concentration and complexity. Q: What are your plans for the near future? A: We hope to build a winery in the next year, and we want to do more small production wines for our wine club members. We bottled a special malbec last year, and also a syrah with three years barrel aging. It is wonderful to do these wines, and were hoping once the tasting room and winery are open it will drive more visitors out to us. Right now, we crush and make our wines at Laird Family Estate Winery in Napa, and tastings are at the top of Stagecoach Vineyard, at 1,800-feet elevation. Normally, we take visitors up in an SUV, but for special wine club events we use our 136-year-old stagecoach. I recently attended a Krupp Brothers tasting at Decanted Wines in Naples. Here are my tasting notes: Krupp Brothers The Doctor 2007 ($75): An interesting blend of merlot, tempranillo and malbec with some cabernet sauvignon. Opens with violets and lavender and earth followed onto the palate by black fruits, dark cocoa and mocha and a lingering finish. Veraison Synchrony 2007 ($72): Dark rich colors with fragrant floral notes and aromas of blackberry, vanilla and blueberry. The palate is layered with bright red fruits and mocha and leads to a long, lingering finish. Veraison Cabernet Sauvignon Stagecoach 2007 ($60): Aromas of spice and espresso bean lead to black currant, dark berries and a mineral edge, with a powerful yet elegant finish. Krupp Brothers Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 ($104): Deep purple color with a complex aroma of cassis, violets and chocolate. The palate is layered with dark black fruits, roasted coffee and black tea with a long, structured finish. Black Bart Syrah Stagecoach 2007 ($58): Deep garnet in color with aromas of blueberries and raspberries, with a complex palate of fruit and oak and a persistent finish. s a r i e A jimMcCRACKENvino@floridaweekly.com COURTESY PHOTODr. Jan Krupp with his stagecoach atop the vineyard. Av alon DrLa kewood Blvd 41 Sugde n R egiona l ParkTa mi ami Tr i ELo cat e d ac r o ss from W algree n s in Sugden Par k Plaz a Check out our NEW Spring Specials (239) 692-9294 HAPPY HOUR LIVE MUSIC
NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY www.FloridaWeekly.com WEEK OF MARCH 22-28, 2012 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C39 Chef Eddy Thretipthuangsin has Thai roots and Le Cordon Bleu training. So its not all that surprising that his new restaurant, LOrient, skillfully melds Asian and French, creating a menu that isnt totally unfamiliar yet still affords a few surprises. Chicken satay, edamame, kung pao chicken, udon noodle soup and pineapple curry shrimp are among the old friends youll find in the lineup. Then Chef Thretipthuangsin goes on to perform some creative culinary riffs, with dishes such as lemongrass bouillabaisse, Thai crab cake with smoked onion remoulade and beef carpaccio with miso garlic aioli. The result is interesting and elegant, much like the restaurant itself. LOrient occupies the space that was Olio until that fateful gas line explosion in November 2010 in the comely Naples Bay Resort just east of downtown. The restaurants decor looks pretty much as I recall it from previous visits: an L-shaped room with a bar to the right of the entrance and a small dining area overlooking the water to the left, as well as a larger space with a view of the bustling open kitchen. Decor is spare but colorful banquettes covered in aqua with beige flowers, orange-hued lights dangling from the ceiling and oddly shaped driftwood mounted like sculptures on poles. The restaurant had been open a little more than two weeks when I visited on Saturday night, and it was understandably quiet. Not only was the place brand new, but it was St. Patricks Day, a day when many people seek out green beer, corned beef and such. Ill pass, thanks. While my companion enjoyed a glass of Belle Glos Meiomi pinot noir, I sampled one of LOrients 12 signature cocktails, each named for, and presumably crafted on, the characteristics of the creatures of the Chinese zodiac snake, rat, donkey, etc. I tried the Dog, essentially a mojito with pomegranate liqueur, which was delicious. It had lots of fresh mint and the pomegranate added a slightly sour note, which worked well with the rum and lime. Dinner was a multicultural affair, starting with terrific artichoke flatbread ($13.90) and a tasty shrimp spring roll ($10.90). The former began on bread as thin as a cracker but more tender, topped with wild mushrooms, chopped artichoke, Manchego cheese, a trace of white truffle oil, crunchy salt and fresh micro greens. It was cut into easy-to-handle squares and served two nicely. The second appetizer consisted of four shrimp, each wrapped in rice paper and perfectly fried, served with a plum reduction that contained a bracing bite of chili. Our entrees curry chicken meatloaf ($22) and lemongrass bouillabaisse ($36) both consisted of impeccably fresh ingredients prepared well and artistically plated. The meatloaf, a combination of ground chicken and shrimp, came sliced into five segments drizzled with a heavenly curry sauce alive with the flavors of lime and velvety coconut milk. The sauce was used as an accent but the meatloaf, which was a little chewy, could have benefitted from about twice the amount. It came with a smattering of vegetables a few carrots and green beans, which were cooked to a lovely tender-crisp consistency and lightly seasoned. The bouillabaisse looked much like the French style, with mounds of shrimp, mussels, calamari and fish in a light tomato broth. But this version also contained sliced lemongrass, which imparted a delicate, citrusy flavor commonly found in Asian fare. We shared a side dish of lo mein noodles ($9), which contained a soy-based sauce and veggies. The noodles were cooked just right, and the sauce wasnt overly salty. Still, I was left wondering why customers should have to order a side dish with entrees priced as they are. Even rice costs extra ($2 for jasmine rice for one, $4 for forbidden rice; pad Thai, fried rice or lo mein, which serve two, cost $9). Our server told us the chef purchases some of the seafood such as the nightly grouper special fresh from the boats that day. Obviously, thats going to be more expensive than the imported frozen stuff, but a scoop of rice or noodles is an inexpensive gesture of goodwill at a time when many people are cutting back on discretionary spending. The chef appears to be as adept at dessert as he is at savory fare. All of the restaurants desserts are homemade, our server said. We shared a rather unusual cheesecake ($8) that consisted of strawberry compote with a meringue-style layer topped with a scoop of light-bodied cheesecake and served with a lacey cookie as a garnish. Service was uneven, which isnt a surprise in such a young restaurant. The servers clearly wanted to please the customers. They explained menu items and one even spent some time teaching a woman how to use chopsticks. On the down side, the host offered us a water view, then led us to a narrow table for two with one seat facing away from the water. When we asked for a larger table, he graciously took us to a four-seater right in front of the window, but other couples who didnt speak up wound up at the little tables. I understand saving larger tables when its crowded, but there was no need for it on this night. We felt rushed as courses arrived swiftly, most likely because there were so few customers and the kitchen is well-staffed and efficient. But that doesnt explain why our server plunked down our check before wed even taken two bites of dessert. LOrient has much to like, starting with an interesting menu and a kitchen that delivers what it promises. Given a few more weeks, the front-of-the-house staff is likely to be just as skilled. CUISINEfood & wine CALENDAR Saturday, March 24, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Clive Daniel Home: A week-long focus on Africa concludes with a wine tasting and conversation with Clive and Daniel Lubner along with their design professionals; 2777 Tamiami Trail N., Naples; 261-4663. Saturday, March 24, 5-7 p.m., Th e Wine Merchant: Wine and Whiskers has a feature wine tasting, finger foods and hors doeuvres in a benefit for Brigids Crossing, a holistic no-cage, no-kill cat sanctuary and adoption center in Naples; 10 percent of sales donated to the charity, 12820 Tamiami Trail. To reserve a spot, call 431-0331 or go to www.bridigscrossing.org. Sunday, March 25, 1-5 p.m., Seminole C asino Immok alee: Sample goodies from a variety of vendors at the Paradise Food Truck Rally; 506 S. First St., Immokalee; (800) 218-0007. Tuesday, March 27, 5:30-6:30 p .m., T onys Off Third: Donald Patz, proprietor of Patz & Hall winery, attends this tasting of three chardonnays and three pinot noirs; $25 (includes $10 credit toward purchase of the evenings featured wines), 1300 Third St. S.; 262-7999. Reservations required and limited. Tuesday, March 27, 6-8 p.m., Th e Good Life of Naples: Shelly Connors covers the basics of Greek cooking, preparing chicken and rice lemon soup, moussaka and baklava bites; $50, 2355 Vanderbilt Beach Road; 514-4663. Reservations required.Farmers markets Wednesday, 1:30-5:30 p.m., St. Monicas Episcopal Church, 7070 Immokalee Road; 591-4550. Wednesday, 7:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., the Mar c o Island farmers market, Veterans Community Park, Marco Island. Friday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., the Go v ernment Complex farmers market, 3335 U.S. 41 E. Saturday, 7:30-11:30 a.m., T hir d Street South, behind Tommy Bahamas between Third Street and Gordon Drive. Saturday, 7 a.m.-noon, B onita Springs Lions Club farm market, The Promenade, 26851 South Bay Drive, Bonita Springs. Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon, S t. P auls Episcopal Church farm market, 3901 Davis Blvd., Naples. Saturday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., N orth Naples Green Market at the Galleria Shoppes at Vanderbilt, off Airport Pulling and Vanderbilt Beach roads. Sunday, 8 a.m.-noon, F r eedom Park farmers market, 151 Golden Gate Parkway. Send items to firstname.lastname@example.org. LOrient melds Asian with French for multicultural flavor o I s s p t karenFELDMAN email@example.com LOrient at Naples Bay Resort>> Hours: Lunch, noon-3 p.m. daily; dinner, 4-10 p.m. daily >> Reservations: Accepted >> Credit cards: Major cards accepted >> Price range: Appetizers, $4.90-$14.90; entrees, $17-$36 >> Beverages: Full bar >> Seating: Banquettes and tables indoors; at the bar; tables outdoors on the water >> Specialties of the house: Asian dishes with a French accent >> Volume: Low to moderate >> Parking: Free lot (valet parking) >> Website: www.naplesbayreport/dining/lorientRatings: Food: Service: Atmosphere: 1500 Fifth Ave. S., Naples; 530-5110 Superb Noteworthy Good Fair Poor KAREN FELDMAN / FLORIDA WEEKLYArtichoke flatbread with mushrooms, Manchego cheese, white truffle essence and micro greens is a tasty appetizer to share. Marinated shrimp, wrapped in rice paper and fried, make bite-sized spring rolls ideal for dipping in spicy plum reduction. A classic lo mein with vegetables serves as a colorful side dish. A deconstructed strawberry cheesecake is an imaginative and not-too-heavy ending to a meal at LOrient. Ground chicken and shrimp form the meatloaf topped with a sweet and savory red curry sauce.
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Close to beach access, oversized dock to accommodate boating lifestyle. Negative edge pool, outdoor kitchen & spa. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211512250 $4 ,995,000 308 Turtle Hatch Road A boaters dream awaits at this spacious 2-story 5BR/6BA plus den single-family home with southern exposure on Venetian Bay. Elegant details, innity edged pool & spa, large dock with two lifts. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211522896 $3, 995,000 Provence #803 Architectural masterpiece has striking Gulf views. Spacious interior design, 3BR/4BA encompasses nearly 4,000 SF with custom kitchen, billiard room/den or 4th BR & family room. First-class amenities. Barbi Lowe/Trish Lowe Soars 23 9.216.1973 premiersir.com/212006599 $3 ,400,000 Provence #1003 Spectacular Gulf views and stunningly decorated by Collins & DuPont, this immaculate 3 bedroom plus den, 4.5 bath beachfront condominium oers a perfect balance of brightness and attention to detail. Otto Becker 23 9.250.6808 premiersir.com/212001910 $3 ,195,000 Provence #602 Tasteful corner 4BR,5BA has 2 screened lanais with Gulf and Bay views. Custom painted murals, great room 10ceilings, 24 fossil stone ooring, granite counters & zebra wood plantation shutters. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/208041448 $2, 585,000 Provence #502 Glistening Gulf views from this 5th oor condominum that lives like a beachfront home! The spacious 4,317 sq. ft. of living area is enhanced by two large wraparound lanais. First-class amenities. Barbi Lowe/Trish Lowe Soars 23 9.216.1973 premiersir.com/211007757 $2 ,475,000 Le Parc #1002 Unobstructed westerly and southerly views of the Gulf of Mexico, beach/park from the 9 ft. oor-to-ceiling windows & 53 ft. long terrace. Only 4 residences per oor, totally renovated common areas. Ed Cox/Je Cox 23 9.860.8806 premiersir.com/211512115 $2 ,475,000 Le Ciel Park Tower #1501 Unobstructed views over park to Gulf, south to Marco on the horizon, and east over bay and city. Nearly 3,000 SF of living area, 3BRs,3BAs, oor-to-ceiling windows, faux paint & Venetian plaster. Ed Cox/Je Cox 23 9.860.8806 premiersir.com/212000108 $2 ,450,000 Horizon House #PH-2A Surpassing your expectations the views go on & on over the Gulf/Bay. Recently updated top-oor 4BR/4BA penthouse. Marble & bamboo ooring, sleek modern kitchen with island opens to the family room. Ruth Trettis 23 9.403.4529 premiersir.com/212001923 $2 ,290,000 Park Plaza #1704 Breathtaking over-the-top panoramic vistas of the Gulf of Mexico, Bay & the city from this totally renovated home. Rooftop lounge, exercise room, tennis courts, pool & spa, steps to beach. Susan Barton 23 9.860.1412 premiersir.com/212000112 $2 ,150,000 Le Mer #204 Gulf and beach views surround you from this fantastic, spacious 2BR/3BA + den southwest corner condominium. Extensive eco-friendly renovations throughout. Resort shops and dining just steps away. Angela R. Allen 23 9.825.8494 premiersir.com/COC-1 $1, 795,000 Provence #201 Experience the feel of a gracious home on the beach. State-of-the-art amenities. Over 1,800 SF of open terrace with private spa. Screened terrace + glassed-in sunroom. Two large dogs are allowed. Angela R. Allen 23 9.825.8494 premiersir.com/212000855 $1 ,775,000 Park Plaza #1902 Experience enticing views of the Gulf of Mexico from this wonderfully and thoughtfully updated 2BR/2.5BA residence. Rooftop lounge, theater, beach front pool, tness room, guest suites & club room. Anne Killilea/Marion Bethea 23 9.261.6200 premiersir.com/212001111 $1 ,450,000 Meridian Club #2102 Captivating views stretch west towards the Gulf, north to Sanibel and over the city & east to Venetian Bay. Thoughtful renovations & upgrades created a very special 2BR/3BA+den beachfront residence. Anne Killilea/Marion Bethea 23 9.261.6200 premiersir.com/212005994 $1, 395,000 Meridian Club #1004 Spectacular Gulf & Bay views from the wraparound lanai of this never before oered residence in the 04 stack. Southwest exposure, tness center, pool/spa, 24-hour security. Beachfront building. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211011720 $1 ,275,000 Le Ciel Venetian Tower #1205 Awaken to gorgeous sunrises & unobstructed panoramic views of the Bay from the 64ft. lanai. Immaculate, 3BR or 2BR+den neutrally decorated residence. Gated entry, elevated pool deck. Pet friendly. Otto Becker 23 9.250.6808 premiersir.com/212004349 $1 ,200,000 502 Whispering Pine Lane Across the street from a sidewalk to beach & a block from shops/dining. Lakefront, southern exposure. Fresh cottage feel, 3 massive guest suites, freshly painted rooms, granite kitchen & huge pool. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/212008982 $1, 195,00010
premiersothebysrealty.com Park Shore Venetian Villas #500 Imagine a picture postcard lifestyle in Naples most photographed landmark building. Totally renovated. Enchanting ambiance with Jerusalem limestone oors. Private beach access; boat docks available. Patrick ODonnell 239 .250.3360 premiersir.com/210036546 $1 ,000,000 Meridian Club #1902 Phenomenal views of the Gulf, city & bay. Create your personalized beachfront oasis in this 2BR+den top-level residence. Large wraparound lanai. Amenities are wellsuited to luxury beachfront living. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211520221 $999 ,000 Park Shore Tower #9-B Panoramic Bay/Gulf vistas! Beachfront 3BR/3BA condominium. Updated kitchen, new carpet & paint. Completely renovated building. Gated entry, 24-hour security, pool/spa, tness area, on-site manager. Angela R. Allen 23 9.825.8494 premiersir.com/210032537 $9 95,000 The Savoy #PH-7 This two-level penthouse has sweeping views of Venetian Bay & the Gulf of Mexico! Fifteen foot windows, multiple upgrades, private elevator. Beachside pool, tennis courts, tness center, social room. Angela R. Allen 23 9.825.8494 premiersir.com/211014073 $9 95,000 Park Shore Tower #7-B Morning sun on E balcony; evening sunsets on SW balcony. Spacious 3BR/3BA beachfront residence; 2 under-building parking spaces. Updated kitchen, new impact windows & shutters on balconies. Furnished. Susan Barton 23 9.860.1412 premiersir.com/210030896 $9 49,000 Park Shore Tower #3-A Tropical Gulf views! Spacious 2BR/2.5BA beachfront condominium. Over 2,000 SF of A/C living area, west-facing lanai, 24 in. tiles, new paint & carpet. Newly renovated building. Shops/dining nearby. Angela R. Allen 23 9.825.8494 premiersir.com/211005875 $8 95,000 Terraces #606 Stunning Gulf views from this beautiful 2BR/2BA condominium. Fantastic 27 ft. lanai. Exercise facilities, social room, library, 24-hour security, pool/spa. Remember, the Terraces is pet friendly, too. Polly Himmel 239 .290.3910 premiersir.com/212002871 $8 90,000 The Tropics #133 Convenient to shops & dining. Totally renovated kitchen and baths, lovely 3BR/3BA condominium overlooking Venetian Bay. The layout provides privacy for guests. Expansive views, tastefully decorated. Larry Roorda 23 9.860.2534 premiersir.com/211523423 $8 69,000 Allegro #7C Spacious grand design with magnicent view of the Gulf of Mexico. Floor-to-ceiling windows, 2BR/2BA condominium. Immaculately maintained beachfront atrium building, 24hour security, full amenities. Marlene Suarez 239 .290.0585 premiersir.com/212002725 $8 49,000 The Tropics #331 Live on the water in this 3BR condominium directly on the Venetian Bay. Spacious living and covered lanai oer ample space to entertain. Spectacular bay views from master. Premium covered parking. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/210036607 $7 45,000 The Savoy #1606 Glistening views of the Gulf and Venetian Bay in this 16th oor residence overlooking the beachfront park. Recently renovated building with sky deck, billiards, guest suites, pool & tennis courts. Gary Blaine 23 9.595.2912 premiersir.com/212008459 $7 00,000 Meridian Club #202 Relax to the sound of waves from this beach house level 3BR/3BA residence. Only 4 homes/oor, 24-hr. security & rst-class resort lifestyle. Walk to shops/dining. Lease/ purchase nearby boat docks. Phyllis/Patrick ODonnell 23 9.269.6161 premiersir.com/212006609 $6 75,000 The Savoy #805 Sun & sand await you with an excellent opportunity to own this beachfront condominium. Stunning Gulf/Bay views from every room of this 2BR/2BA + den residence. Remodeled building, rooftop sundeck. Larry Roorda 23 9.860.2534 premiersir.com/212008992 $6 45,000 Venetian Cove Club #202 Great Bay views, lovely, totally updated 3BR/2BA condominium with glassed-in lanai. Dock with 16,000 lb. lift that could be transferred to new owner (with board approval). Close to Venetian Village. Keith Alexander 23 9.250.5156 premiersir.com/211000309 $5 99,000 3701 Fountainhead Lane Endless improvements include tile in living areas and lanai, cherry ooring, screened pool, sprinkler system, added fencing, sod and plantings. Membership to owners beachfront park available. Linda Perry/Judy Perry 23 9.404.7052 premiersir.com/212001747 $595 ,000 Terraces #1103 Vibrant Bay views. Totally renovated contemporary condominium on the beach. Renovated common areas, large pool, new spa, 24-hr security & more! Walk to shops/ dining, boat docks nearby. Pets welcome. Susan Barton 23 9.860.1412 premiersir.com/211513555 $5 50,000 Belair #7 Light, outstanding 3BR/3BA+den villa with 2-car attached garage. Master bedroom & den on ground oor & 2 two bedrooms upstairs. Pet friendly, has low HOA dues, pool, private beach access available. Richard/Susie Culp 23 9.290.2200 premiersir.com/212000756 $4 79,000 Park Shore Landings #114 Private boat dock just steps away. Stunning Bay views from this 1st oor 2BR/2BA residence. Walled courtyard, many new features. Walk to waterfront shops, restaurants and resident beach park. Larry Roorda 23 9.860.2534 premiersir.com/212002689 $4 45,000 Venetian Cove Club #304 This is living! Tastefully updated 2BR/2BA with wide water views of Venetian Bay is being oered turnkey furnished. Community pool, direct beach access across the street, boat slips are available. Pat Duggan 23 9.216.1980 premiersir.com/211000675 $4 15,000 Hidden Lake Villas #D-38 An attractive 2BR/2BA top oor condominium with southern exposure. Renovated kitchen, tile ooring & newer A/C system. Well-maintained community with pool & tennis, private beach access available. Angela R. Allen 23 9.825.8494 premiersir.com/210038630 $2 25,00011
premiersothebysrealty.com Cap Ferrat #PH-11 This extraordinary Penthouse is a glorious Tuscan manorsuspended more than 20 stories above the Gulf with panoramic views! A perfect interior & expansive terraces encompassing 6,800 SF. Furnished. Barbi Lowe/Trish Lowe Soars 23 9.216.1973 premiersir.com/211501341 $4 ,999,000 689 Lismore Lane Luxury residence within a private enclave of only 6 homes. Custom designed 5BR/4.5BA+den, focusing on bringing the indoor and outdoor living spaces together. Heated custom pool/spa, lush landscaping. Sharon Kiptyk 23 9.777.3899 premiersir.com/212000248 $2 ,495,000 6923 Green Tree Drive Spectacular lake and golf course views. This is a premier lot with a gracious, modern, spacious 4BR/5BA pool home featuring 4,261 SF under air. High ceilings, lots of windows & updated kitchen. Jane Darling 23 9.290.3112 premiersir.com/211522250 $2 ,350,000 7007 Green Tree Drive Gorgeous golf course views from this elegant home in a desirable neighborhood. Creative plan, designer touches. State-of-the-art community & tness center, miles of beaches, tennis & private dining. Janet Rathbun 239 .860.0012 premiersir.com/212000524 $2 ,100,000 708 Hollybriar Lane Serene elegance, extraordinary 7 bedroom sanctuary on a quiet cul-de-sac minutes to beach, tennis, tness. Pool/ patio area oers total seclusion. Screened outdoor living, cabana w/full bath/sauna. Cathy Owen 23 9.213.7442 premiersir.com/211002376 $2 ,000,000 6935 Green Tree Drive Great golf course views. Elegant, immaculate 3BR/3BA+den home with library & family room. Marble & tile oors, high ceilings, plantation shutters & large covered lanai for outdoor seating and dining. Jane Darling 23 9.290.3112 premiersir.com/211515849 $1 ,790,000 Montenero #508 One of the most beautiful & well-appointed buildings in Naples. Panoramic views of Gulf/nature preserve. Generous 3,400 SF of living area. Exercise facility, billiards, social rooms, pool, beach tram. Linda Perry/Judy Perry 23 9.404.7052 premiersir.com/210002103 $1, 695,000 7873 Cocobay Drive Private courtyard oasis that boasts a lap pool, jetted spa & tropical foliage. Cooks kitchen, 2BR+den/oce main house + spacious cabana. Overlook lake/fountain. Convenient maintenance-free living. Janet Rathbun 239 .860.0012 premiersir.com/211520891 $1, 595,000 7940 Grand Bay Drive Wide open golf course views. Open plan 4BR/4BA singlelevel villa. Natural stone pavers surround the free-form heated pool/spa. Large open pool courtyard has southern exposure. Separate guest house. Linda Piatt 23 9.269.2322 premiersir.com/212008997 $1, 595,000 7853 Cocobay Drive In a coveted location, this courtyard home has a separate guest cabana with full bath; main residence w/exible plan. Two bedroom suites plus study with full bath for 4th sleeping area. Pool, spa. Cathy Owen 23 9.213.7442 premiersir.com/210005815 $1 ,399,999 St. Raphael #1607 Spectacular views from this 3BR/3BA luxury tower residence with 9 ceilings & 2 deeded garage parking spaces. Experience the convenience, security and true resort lifestyle with private beach club. Jean Tarkenton 23 9.595.0544 premiersir.com/212007186 $1 ,250,000 Bridge Way Villas #180 A beautifully renovated 3BR/2.5BA + den lakefront villa just steps away from world-class Waterside Shops & the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. Outstanding water views, private pool, courtyard entry. Vickie Larscheid 23 9.250.5041 premiersir.com/212007061 $1 ,150,000 532 Tierra Mar Lane East Enchanting inside & out. Flower-lled gardens & outdoor living areas reminiscent of the south of France. This lovely 3BR/2.5BA villa has been beautifully updated with tasteful nishes throughout. Beth McNichols 23 9.821.3304 premiersir.com/212009063 $9 95,000 709 Bob White Lane Well-maintained, comfortable 3BR/3BA family home on a cul-de-sac. Walk to the Philharmonic & shops. Family room, formal dining room. Heated pool & spa, fenced rear yard with screened, covered lanai. Jane Darling 23 9.290.3112 premiersir.com/212003073 $9 75,000 Marbella #1203 This large 3BR+den 12th oor residence oers numerous upgrades including custom kitchen cabinetry, enlarged powder room & 2 spacious terraces. Outstanding views of the Gulf of Mexico & Pelican Bay. John Hamilton 23 9.641.3270 premiersir.com/211523141 $9 50,000 St. Raphael #11 Experience the benets of having your own villa with private pool & garden while enjoying the incredible luxury high-rise resort amenities. Private elevator. Walk or take the tram to the beach. Jean Tarkenton 23 9.595.0544 premiersir.com/212006994 $8 95,000 Grosvenor #1206 Outstanding Gulf views, spacious 3BR/3BA condominium with over 2,500 SF living area. Granite countertops, porcelain tile. Recently updated building, wonderful amenities. Private beach, golf & tennis. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/211500663 $8 79,000 7009 Rue De Marquis Move right in to this beautifully remodeled 3BR/3.5BA villa with SW views of the golf course without a cart path in view. New kitchen, baths, ceramic tile, carpeting, A/C, pool, landscaping & more! Jane Darling 23 9.290.3112 premiersir.com/211515246 $819 ,000 Marbella #803 Light 8th oor 2BR/2.5BA plus den residence. Popular ow-through oor plan oers expansive views of the Gulf, preserve & golf course. Impeccably maintained with many upgrades & neutral pallette. John Hamilton 23 9.641.3270 premiersir.com/212001438 $7 65,000 Grosvenor #1705 Spectacular views from living areas & balconies of this 17th oor sky-high residence! Beautifully updated kitchen with granite counters & marble oors. Extra-large two bedroom. Tram to beach. Jeri Richey 23 9.269.2203 premiersir.com/210004123 $7 49,000Pelican Bay 12
premiersothebysrealty.com St. Nicole #1605 Breathtaking 270 degree unobstructed Gulf views from this 16th story, 3BR end residence with wraparound screened lanai & balcony overlooking an estuary. Community pool & spa, private beach, tennis. Mara Muller 23 9.272.6170 premiersir.com/212003155 $7 49,000 Marbella #201 A completely unique residence. Roof top terrace, 2,550 sq. ft., 2BR/3BA + den/3rd bedroom, a very large living/dining room, spacious island kitchen with breakfast room and two good sized lanais. John Hamilton 23 9.641.3270 premiersir.com/211519557 $6 75,000 Crescent #A-35 Open, bright 3rd oor 2BR home overlooking the treetops, lake & golf course. Volume ceilings. Close to community pool, spa & clubhouse. State-of-the-art tness and tennis facility, tram to beach. Beth McNichols 23 9.821.3304 premiersir.com/211520713 $639 ,000 Marbella #1105 Wonderful Gulf views from this 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath w/ approx. 2,000 total SF. Luxurious high-rise living. Full service building with full dining facilities including room service & concierge service. Linda Perry/Judy Perry 23 9.404.7052 premiersir.com/208047592 $6 25,000 Grosvenor #1403 Endless views south & west over natural preserve, Clam Bay & Gulf from the wraparound screened lanai. Renovated lobby, 24-hour security, guest suites, tness room, pool/ spa. Tram to beach & dining. Richard/Susie Culp 23 9.290.2200 premiersir.com/212001385 $5 99,000 Calais #102 Not one element has been missed in this 1st oor condominium! New 20 tile ooring, carpet, countertops, stainless appliances. Lives like a villa with fairway views & attached garage. Beach tram. Barbi Lowe/Trish Lowe Soars 23 9.216.1973 premiersir.com/210036393 $585 ,000 6633 Trident Way Wonderful bright one-story 2BR/2BA plus den villa with spectacular views over golf course. Vaulted ceilings, neutral backgrounds & attached 2-car garage. Walk to beach, country club, tennis & pool. Phyllis/Patrick ODonnell 23 9.269.6161 premiersir.com/211523693 $5 75,000 St. Kitts #604 Enjoy expansive southwesterly views of the Gulf & preserve area from the open balcony or screened lanai. SW end 3BR/2BA residence. Tropical pool, state-of-the-art tness center & 24-hour security. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/212002854 $5 70,000 Interlachen #114 Expansive views of Pelican Bays golf course from this 3BR/2BA 1st oor end residence. Features include community pool/spa, upgraded kitchen, new A/C. Tram to private beach and dining. Jane Darling 23 9.290.3112 premiersir.com/211515865 $5 69,000 Chateaumere Royale #504 Rarely available 04 end residence provides panoramic westward views of the Gulf of Mexico. Well-maintained 2BR/2BA has updated kitchen & baths. Amenity-rich building, excellent nancial management. Sandra McCarthy-Meeks 23 9.287.7921 premiersir.com/212000184 $5 49,900 St. Marissa #802 Panoramic views of the Gulf & private beach access just steps away. This 2BR/2BA+den home has been nicely updated. Recently renovated pet-friendly building. Tennis facilities & tness center nearby. Craig Jones 23 9.403.4510 premiersir.com/211512200 $5 24,000 Dorchester #206 Open and spacious 3BR/3BA with tranquil preserve and landscaped views from the 3 lanais. Walk to private beach & gulf side dining. Short walk to the Philharmonic, Waterside shops and restaurants. Pat Duggan 23 9.216.1980 premiersir.com/211006824 $4 80,000 St. Marissa #602 Sunsets over the Gulf every day & private access to miles of beach just steps away. Well-maintained 2BR/2BA + den residence with updated kitchen. Tennis facilities, beach clubs, tness complex. Sandra McCarthy-Meeks 23 9.287.7921 premiersir.com/212004373 $4 49,900 5950 Pelican Bay Blvd, #125 Wonderful 3BR/2BA condominium. Terric views of lake & landscape. Spacious wraparound covered balconies to enjoy! Private beach access, pool, spa, tennis, convenience to shops and restaurants. Polly Himmel 239 .290.3910 premiersir.com/210004724 $399 ,000 Avalon #J-7 In a private corner, this 3BR/2BA residence was completely updated in 2011. Brazilian cherry wood ooring, crown moulding, stone ooring, new carpet & custom kitchen. Walk to the community center. Pat Duggan 23 9.216.1980 premiersir.com/212001920 $3 89,000 LAmbiance #103 Carefree, convenient condominium living. For your enjoyment, a delightful 2 bedroom coach home with lake view. Close to tennis courts, tram to private beach with dining. Quiet, clean and relaxing! Ruth Trettis 23 9.403.4529 premiersir.com/211513191 $3 75,000 St. Simone #24 Completely renovated in 2009, this lovely 2BR + den end residence is beautifully updated. Covered parking, high ceilings, low-density, private setting, tram to beach & restaurants. Turnkey furnished. Bernie Garabed 23 9.571.2466 premiersir.com/212005593 $3 59,000 Sanctuary #323 A low density enclave of 72 residences within 5 low-rise garden style buildings nestled amongst trees. This 2BR condominium overlooks a lake. Beach tram, tennis & stateof-the-art tness facilities. Patrick OConnor 239 .293.9411 premiersir.com/212004669 $3 39,000 Hyde Park #T-4 Motivated seller. Come explore this lovely 1st oor 2BR/2.5BA + den end villa that is near the tennis court & pool area. Four lanais, expansive windows, spectacular views over preserves to the Gulf. Jeannie McGearty 23 9.248.4333 premiersir.com/212001475 $3 35,000 Laurel Oaks #103 Private setting, rst oor spotless 2BR/2BA condominium. Lake breezes, double lanais, electric storm shutters & new impact glass. Walk or bike to tennis, fully-equipped gym, tram to private beach. Tess McCarthy 23 9.207.0118 premiersir.com/211512022 $2 89,900Pelican Bay 13
premiersothebysrealty.com Bay Colony Contessa #PH2001 Magnicent, wide open views from this southern corner Penthouse. Generous 5,100 SF plan features 2 master suites + 2 guest suites, multiple terraces & poolside cabana. Private Beach and Tennis Club. Dorcas Briscoe 23 9.860.6985 premiersir.com/211517687 $6 ,500,000 Contessa #PH-22 Capture Bay Colony from the ultimate point of view! Prime beachfront site boasting unobstructed coastal views! Encompassing 5,000SF with special penthouse specications. Private beach & tennis club! Barbi Lowe/Trish Lowe Soars 23 9.216.1973 premiersir.com/211014834 $6 ,000,000 Remington #2002 An exquisite residence capturing an all-encompassing seaside ambiance. Over 2,800 SF of spacious living, 3BR/3BAs. On the beach between the world-class RitzCarlton & private Bay Colony Beach Club. Barbi Lowe/Trish Lowe Soars 23 9.216.1973 premiersir.com/212008710 $3 ,800,000 8041 Via Vecchia Completely remodeled villa on Clam Bay providing sunset skies & privacy. Sophisticated lifestyle, nearly 3,600 SF, 3BR/3.5 + loft/study. The indoor ows outdoors to the private heated pool and spa. Leah Ritchey/Ray Couret 239 .289.0433 premiersir.com/212007410 $2 ,850,000 Brighton #504 On the forefront of Bay Colony Beach, this residence will make you feel as if youre oating on a cruise ship. This 3BR/3BA end condominium is very close to the sand. Sweeping open balconies. Ray Couret/Leah Ritchey 239 .293.5899 premiersir.com/212005358 $2 ,825,000 Brighton #201 Private balcony and staircase to pool & beach from this 2nd oor end residence! Beautifully furnished & nished, nearly 3,400 sq. ft. living area, 3 bedrooms plus den, 3.5 baths & hardwood oors. Leah Ritchey/Ray Couret 239 .289.0433 premiersir.com/211509728 $2 ,495,000 Remington #204 Poolside living in this 3,000 SF 3BR/3BA recently updated residence. New kitchen appliances and granite countertops. Large terrace with private stairs leading directly to the pool and Gulf of Mexico! Carol Gilman 23 9.404.3253 premiersir.com/211516200 $2 ,495,000 Biltmore #301 Beachfront lifestyle in a captivating, tropical setting only steps from the beach & the Bay Colony Beach Club. Encompassing over 3,200 SF of living area, three full bedroom suites & a family room. Barbi Lowe/Trish Lowe Soars 23 9.216.1973 premiersir.com/211010270 $2 ,450,000 Brighton #204 Live as if you are in a secluded 3BR/3BA beach house! Second oor end residence with beautiful Gulf views, private stairway to beach & pool. Tropical lanai, 3,620 total sq. ft., elegantly nished. Leah Ritchey/Ray Couret 239 .289.0433 premiersir.com/211008892 $2 ,449,000 8800 La Palma Lane Wonderful open oor plan featuring 3,650 sq. ft. of A/C living space. Nestled amongst 21 other villas, this one-of-akind 5BR/5BA lives like a home. Pool & spa. Walk to private Beach & Tennis Clubs. Leah Ritchey/Ray Couret 239 .289.0433 premiersir.com/211004528 $2 ,350,000 Carlysle #502 Stunning views of the Gulf. Impeccably maintained 5th oor 3BR/3BA provides over 2,660 SF under air. This residence is directly on the beach in one of Naples nest beachfront gated community. John Hamilton 23 9.641.3270 premiersir.com/212000737 $2 ,195,000 7983 Vizcaya Way Much-desired SW exposure & lake view from this one-story home with pool & chefs kitchen. An enclave of only 58 villas that live like single-family homes with the convenience of condominium living. Janet Rathbun 239 .860.0012 premiersir.com/212001117 $1 ,999,000 Toscana #1104 Simply Gorgeous. Stunning 11th oor corner 3BR/3BA + family room residence providing 2,800 SF of gracious living area. Breathtaking Gulf, Bay & sunset views. Private elevators, luxurious amenities. Dorcas Briscoe 23 9.860.6985 premiersir.com/212000740 $1 ,900,000 Salerno #1503 Beautiful Gulf, Bay & city lights from this 15th oor, 3BR/3BA, 2,600 A/C SF newly updated home in the sky. Custom built-ins, new carpeting, 2 lanais, elevator opens right into the residence. Leah Ritchey/Ray Couret 239 .289.0433 premiersir.com/210032493 $1, 895,000 8812 La Palma Lane Outstanding courtyard villa perfectly located on a culde-sac in a private setting. Three bedrooms, 3.5 baths with over 3,200 sq. ft. Two-story poolside cabana. Walk to private beach & tennis clubs. Pat Callis 239 .250.0562 premiersir.com/210032590 $1, 795,000 Salerno #803 Wildlife/Gulf views. Exquisitely furnished 3BR/3BA with 2,600 SF & upgrades galore. Marble oors, Venetian plaster walls and accents of color complement the exceptionally well-designed oor plan. Dorcas Briscoe 23 9.860.6985 premiersir.com/211516949 $1, 795,000 Marquesa #1103 Panoramic Gulf/Bay views. Luxurious 3BR/3BA end condominium. Tastefully decorated & turnkey furnished. Beach Club, tness & community center, fabulous tennis program & golf membership is available. Ray Couret/Leah Ritchey 239 .293.5899 premiersir.com/211511531 $1, 495,000 Marquesa #602 Wonderful views of the Gulf of Mexico & nature preserve. This furnished 2BR/3BA + den oers a custom open oor plan. Saturnia marble ooring, upgraded contemporary kitchen. Beach & Tennis Clubs. Carol Gilman 23 9.404.3253 premiersir.com/212008665 $1, 295,000 Marquesa #502 Elegance and style describe this tastefully appointed residence oering breathtaking views over Clam Bay to the Gulf of Mexico. Charming, mid-level 2BR/2.5BA plus a den/formal dining room retreat. Leah Ritchey/Ray Couret 239 .289.0433 premiersir.com/212009037 $1, 195,000 Mansion La Palma #102 Absolutely charming 1st oor 3BR/3BA residence in Bay Colonys only mid-level atrium building. Over 2,100 SF of A/C living. Private staircase leads to exclusive Beach & Tennis clubs. Glorious views. Leah Ritchey/Ray Couret 239 .289.0433 premiersir.com/211515667 $9 75,00014
premiersothebysrealty.com Pelican Marsh 8659 Blue Flag Way Casually elegant 4BR/5.5BA+den courtyard residence with western pool exposure and separate two-story guest cabana. Over 5,000 sq. ft., formal & casual living areas, sweeping lake & golf course views. T. Moellers/S. Kaltenborn 23 9.404.7887 premiersir.com/211504495 $1 ,899,000 9033 Terranova Drive Unique, private lakefront property with secluded courtyard living. Enormous master suite, family room, separate guest cabana with bath, 2 en suite upstairs guest quarters, pool & spa, 3-car garage. Rod Soars 23 9.290.2448 premiersir.com/211014133 $1 ,825,000 1691 Persimmon Drive This exceptional 4BR/4.5BA plus den, 4,100 SF home features panoramic golf course views, marble oors, granite countertops, and spacious lanai. Membership to Pelican Marsh Golf Club is included. T. Moellers/S. Kaltenborn 23 9.404.7887 premiersir.com/211516234 $1 ,800,000 1728 Persimmon Drive Amazingly priced & located in a gated community, this 4BR/6.5BA estate home has beautiful lake views. Gourmet kitchen, family room, library, screened lanai with innity edge pool/spa & 4-car garage. T. Moellers/S. Kaltenborn 23 9.404.7887 premiersir.com/211505639 $1 ,790,000 8703 Purslane Drive Pool, spa, and waterfall on quiet preserve. Main home hosts gracious living. Kitchen and 30 family room open to outdoors. Double tray 14 ceilings, marble oors, replace. Two-story 5 room cabana. Mary Catherine White 23 9.287.2818 premiersir.com/209040697 $1 ,769,000 1481 Via Portono Amazing lake & golf course views. Uniquely private with an oversized lanai & side yard. S. exposure, 12 ceilings. Immaculately maintained, 5 bedrooms + den and 4.5 baths, fully hurricane protected. Ray Couret/Leah Ritchey 239 .293.5899 premiersir.com/211517852 $1, 285,000 8791 Muireld Drive Expansive and serene SW lake views! Impeccably maintained and updated 4BR/3BA + den home with quality nishes throughout. Family room opens to screened-in pool area. Close to beach, shops & dining. S. Kaltenborn/T. Moellers 23 9.248.1964 premiersir.com/210024488 $1, 195,000 1774 Ivy Pointe Court Overlook the lake with southern exposure over the screened & heated waterfall pool. An elegant 2BR/2BA + den detached villa. Three gated entries, tennis, tness center, golf memberships available. Janet Rathbun 239 .860.0012 premiersir.com/212005044 $7 25,000 2324 Island Cove Circle Stunning SE lake views! Beautifully maintained 2BR/2.5BA+den detached villa. Formal dining room, screened lanai, tile oors, built-ins, 2-car garage, newer A/C. Equity golf available, steps to pool. S. Kaltenborn/T. Moellers 23 9.248.1964 premiersir.com/210012366 $5 50,000 2271 Island Cove Circle This warm, elegant 2BR/2.5BA+den residence with lake views features privacy, a wood burning replace, built-in bar with optional den/3rd bedroom, ne nishings and extended lanai for entertaining. Linda Perry/Judy Perry 23 9.404.7052 premiersir.com/210002230 $5 45,000 8723 Spikerush Lane One of the last remaining opportunities to build a new home in Pelican Marsh. Privately gated enclave. Choose your own builder, over one-half acre with southeastern exposure on a quiet cul-de-sac. Ray Couret/Leah Ritchey 239 .293.5899 premiersir.com/211010855 $4 99,000 1959 Dory Court Charming turnkey furnished 3BR pool home boasts meticulous care and condition, very light use and lovely heated pool and spa with picturesque lake view. Furnishings are tasteful and high quality. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/212007540 $4 79,000 Clermont #202 Open, colorful tree-top 3BR/2BA great room plan coach home! Private corner, garden views from lanai. Many new upscale features througout. Tennis, tness, golf membership available. Minutes to beach. Tess McCarthy 23 9.207.0118 premiersir.com/211502994 $3 79,900 Ravenna #102 This darling coach home has it all. From the single-family lifestyle to the condominium, easy to maintain end location. Very private, golf/lake views. New appliances, wood ooring, granite counters. Janet Rathbun 239 .860.0012 premiersir.com/212005375 $3 75,000 Clermont #203 Extraordinary water view of the 9th hole. Pristine 3BR/2BA with security system & private garage. Located just steps to the golf club, tness center and tennis center plus many social activities. Sue Black/Kristin Mikler 23 9.250.5611 premiersir.com/212007189 $3 59,000 8816 Ventura Way Fabulous pool home with an expansive great room and kitchen. Open and bright Spinnaker oor plan features 3 bedrooms plus loft/den, large lanai with heated pool, and an attached 2-car garage. Pat Duggan 23 9.216.1980 premiersir.com/209009181 $35 0,000 Egrets Landing #203 Elegant interiors & incredible view of the lake from this home. Partially furnished, with three bedrooms & private garage. Gated community that houses a world-class golf course & clubhouse near beach. Jeannie McGearty 23 9.248.4333 premiersir.com/212006714 $3 45,000 Clermont #202 Sophisticated elegance in an intimate gated enclave of coach homes. This home lives like a single-family home with attached garage. Steps from community pool & center oering tness & tennis. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/211515106 $3 35,000 Ravenna #102 An exceptional value. Well-maintained carriage home with a one-car garage & lake views. Nicely furnished, end position with abundant light from the many windows. Golf Club membership opportunities. Dina L. Moon 23 9.370.1252 premiersir.com/212007125 $3 30,000 Arielle #309 Enjoy breathtaking double fairway views from this meticulously maintained beautiful 2BR + den end residence. Community center, social activities, tness center and tennis facility. Minutes to beach. Adrienne Young 23 9.825.5369 premiersir.com/212007434 $2 99,00015
premiersothebysrealty.com Vanderbilt Beach 169 Conners Avenue Designed & built by award-winning Stot Cooney Architects & Toscana Homes. Outstanding 4BR/4.5BA home with a recreation room, exercise room & VIP suite. Outdoor living area has replace, pool/spa. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211521591 $2 ,495,000 Le Dauphin #503 Right on top of the sand, sounds of the Gulf waft through this corner 3BR/3BA for a feeling of a private beach house, with the ease of condominium living. Beach Resort amenities next door, boat dock. Marion Bethea/Anne Killilea 23 9.261.6200 premiersir.com/212005868 $2 ,200,000 291 Oak Avenue Gorgeous panoramic views from this spacious customdesigned bayfront home. Expansive covered main oor lanai. Pool, brick paver deck overlooks heavy-duty 16,000 lb. boat lift. Walk or bike to beach. Susan Barton 23 9.860.1412 premiersir.com/211521319 $1 ,997,000 Manatee Resort #PH02 Extraordinary Penthouse. Breathtaking Bay views on the east & western Gulf views. Tastefully decorated 3BR+oce, private elevator. Cabana, boat dock & garage space included. Beach across the street. Pat Callis 239 .250.0562 premiersir.com/211523075 $1,5 90,000 10080 Gulfshore Drive Come experience the ultimate in coastal living. For your new home or your yacht. Oversized building site, 75 ft. re-built seawall, direct access to the Gulf, deeded beach access only 300 ft. away. Chris Wortman 23 9.273.2007 premiersir.com/212002227 $1 ,399,000 311 Flamingo Avenue Timeless newer custom construction by one of Naples most respected builders. Exquisitely appointed, custom lap pool, summer kitchen. Deep-water canal access to the Gulf, huge dock has dual boat lift. V.K. Melhado 23 9.216.6400 premiersir.com/211506065 $1 ,275,000 Vanderbilt Gulfside I #1403 Renovated to tasteful perfection, this 2BR/2BA oers incredible Gulf views from every room & sounds of the surf. Beachfront, gated, 8 acres of lushly landscaped park-like grounds with large pool. Pat Callis 239 .250.0562 premiersir.com/212008032 $1 ,149,000 Vanderbilt Gulfside II #902 Beautifully remodeled beach condominium. Remarkable Gulf and Bay views are yours from this 2 bedroom plus den, 2 bath residence. Oering clean lines and updated with extreme attention and care. Carol Sheehy 23 9.340.9300 premiersir.com/211522357 $9 49,000 Regatta I #1203 Water! Water! Water! Panoramic Gulf/Bay views. Pristine, beautifully decorated 3BR/3BA. A private 2-car garage is included & a boat slip will be conveyed to new owner. Steps to the beach. Furnished. Jennifer/Dave Urness 23 9.273.7731 premiersir.com/211016648 $9 25,000 10882 Vanderbilt Drive Spectacular home on an oversized lot less than 1/2 mile from the beach. Two-story 3BR with loft, luxurious den & granite kitchen. Large pool deck, fabulous landscaping & impressive yard space. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/212006230 $8 99,000 Regatta I #808 Absolutely stunning water views from this gorgeous 3BR end residence. Resort-style amenities, tropical waterfall pool, spa, tness center & lap pool. Your own private 14x30 boat slip is included. Jennifer/Dave Urness 23 9.273.7731 premiersir.com/212008688 $7 85,000 La Scala #305 Gorgeous end residence with incredible Bay views. Beautifully furnished 3BR/2BA across from the white sand of Vanderbilt Beach. Many upgrades throughout plus a boat dock is available for purchase. Mary Catherine White 23 9.287.2818 premiersir.com/211007145 $7 75,000 Vanderbilt Gulfside I #304 Quiet, private location oering stunning sunsets and glorious sounds of the surf. Tasteful decor, 2BR/2BA + den. Gated community with 8 acres of park-like gardens and a beautiful large swimming pool. Pat Callis 239 .250.0562 premiersir.com/211516896 $7 59,000 Vanderbilt Gulfside I #502 Stunning Gulf of Mexico views. Within a gated eight acre site on the beach. Spacious 2BR plan with large lanai. Tropical grounds, pool, tennis courts, paths to beach, BBQ area and on-site management. Jennifer/Dave Urness 23 9.273.7731 premiersir.com/211513417 $7 39,900 Regatta I #PH08 Breathtaking views across the Bay to the Gulf of Mexico. An ideal Penthouse end residence, 10 ceilings, 2-car enclosed garage. Gated entrance, steps to the beach, pet friendly, many resort amenities! Patricia Bucalo 239 .248.0694 premiersir.com/211502836 $6 75,000 Regatta III #501 Well-maintained west facing 3BR corner residence on the 5th oor. Very open + 10 ceilings. Great views of pool, part of the bay & Gulf in the distance. Gated, walk to beach, boat slips available. Scott Pearson 61 2.282.3000 premiersir.com/212001132 $5 50,000 388 Pine Avenue A true boaters paradise. Gorgeous canal front lot in a very desirable neighborhood. Build your dream home near the Gulf of Mexico. Southern exposure, seawall & back door shing. Near shops & beach. Mary Catherine White 23 9.287.2818 premiersir.com/211523083 $4 74,000 Vanderbilt Towers I #603 Large oor plan for a one bedroom close to the beach. Great Bay views & partial Gulf view. Updated residence is oered turnkey furnished with Tommy Bahama style furniture. Generous rental policy. Philip Mareschal 23 9.269.6033 premiersir.com/211511410 $3 24,500 786 Reef Point Circle Walk to beach! Shopping, supermarkets, restaurants & movie theatres nearby. Updated clubhouse, 24-hour security guards, Har-Tru tennis courts, bocce court and pool. Well-maintained 2BR/2BA home. Carol Loder 23 9.860.4326 premiersir.com/209040981 $3 00,000 Vanderbilt Towers I #302 Beautiful eciency steps from Vanderbilt Beach. Great marina view. The perfect getaway. Can be rented a minimum of 14 days, three times a year & then for a minium of 30 days per month. Bring Oers! Philip Mareschal 23 9.269.6033 premiersir.com/211500990 $1 79,00016
premiersothebysrealty.com 60 North Street A country estate on 1.38 acres of tropical grounds. Over 9,600 sq. ft. A/C, 2BR guest quarters. Lagoon style pool. Patrick OConnor 239 .293.9411 premiersir.com/211520267 $3 ,195,000 Grande Preserve Grande Dominica #PH03 Stunning 4BR residence in the sky with panoramic Gulf view. Private beach club, resort amenities, 2-car A/C garage. Jennifer/Dave Urness 23 9.273.7731 premiersir.com/212006547 $2 ,699,995 7050 Hunters Road Imagine your dream home on 2.5 acres. Twolevel 6BRs + den, 4 full & 1 half-baths and 3-car garage. Guest house. Ann Marie Shimer 23 9.825.9020 premiersir.com/211522729 $2 ,295,000 7055 Sandalwood Lane Dream home built in 2009 on 2.25 acres, over 6,800 SF under air of the ultimate lifestyle for luxurious living. Ann Marie Shimer 23 9.825.9020 premiersir.com/211518410 $1 ,699,000 1680 Oakes Blvd. Unique family compound. This gorgeous estate 6BR home has attached guest house & detached guest quarters/studio. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/212002797 $1 ,599,999 Mercato The Strada #7502 Capture the Extraordinary! Over 2,200SF, 3BR with SW glimpse of the Gulf! Dining & shops outside your front door! Barbi Lowe/Trish Lowe Soars 23 9.216.1973 premiersir.com/211500266 $1 ,370,000 7695 Santa Cruz Court Stunning 5BR home on a quiet cul-de-sac, panoramic lake views & SW exposure. Spa, rock waterfall & gas heated pool. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/211520408 $1, 195,000 Grande Preserve Grande Phoenician #T-1 Luxurious 3BR/3BA garden residence has private terrace with a spa & private gate to pool. Live a resort-style life. Jennifer/Dave Urness 23 9.273.7731 premiersir.com/211521995 $1 ,125,000 Grande Preserve Grande Geneva #504 Gorgeous Gulf and Golf views! Brand new residence. Resort-style amenities, Beach Club. Incentive program available. Jennifer/Dave Urness 23 9.273.7731 premiersir.com/210014843 $9 50,000 7679 Santa Margherita Way Sprawling 5BR/4BA+den pool home, S. exposure lakefront lot. Clubhouse, 24-hr guarded gate, 3 Har-Tru tennis courts. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/211504685 $9 49,000 7383 Stonegate Drive Mint condition, updated 4BR+den home on .67 acre lot. Spacious, bright, large lanai with solar heated lap pool/spa. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/211508161 $9 49,000 7674 Ponte Verde Way Spectacular one-of-a-kind very stylish contemporary on lake lot. Extensive outdoor entertaining spaces. Heated pool/spa. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/211517810 $9 25,000 2050 Sevilla Way Absolutely stunning 4BR + den renovated home on southern exposure lot. Lanai, pool/ spa. Less than 3 miles to beach. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/212006527 $7 99,000 2028 Mission Drive Bright, S. exposure home, 12 ft. ceilings, huge lanai & pool. Clubhouse, Har-Tru tennis courts & tness center. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/212008650 $6 99,000 8027 San Simeon Way Sparkling 2-story, immaculately cared for home built in 2005 has been rarely lived in. Huge deck, heated pool/spa. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/212000843 $6 69,000 6941 Mill Run Circle Sunny & spacious 4BR/3BA plus den, pool home featuring open oor plan, stainless kitchen & guest suite. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/211516117 $5 99,900 4356 7th Avenue SW A tropical oasis, 3BR/2.5BA plus den home with a 3-car garage. Southern exposure, screened heated pool and spa. Fred Alter 23 9.269.4123 premiersir.com/211523846 $5 99,000 8133 Lowbank Drive Private, natural wooded views. Four bedroom + den home. Large heated pool with cascading spa. Near beach & shops. Patrick OConnor 239 .293.9411 premiersir.com/211518814 $5 75,000 6506 Autumn Woods Blvd. Private long lake views. Upgraded 4BR/2.5BA + den home on a premium lot. Clubhouse, exercise room & tennis courts. Rod Soars 23 9.290.2448 premiersir.com/212001479 $5 45,000 3907 Midshore Drive Nature preserve view, 4BR+den home with bonus room & 3-car garage. Screened entertainment area has heated pool/spa. Patrick OConnor 239 .293.9411 premiersir.com/212006875 $5 45,000 Lemuria #404 Fantastic location, 2nd oor 4BR/3BA, 3,704 SF of gracious living. Tennis, pool, spa, clubhouse & tness room. Philip Mareschal 23 9.269.6033 premiersir.com/212009008 $5 19,000 6757 Southern Oak Court Meticulous, neutral, sunny and spacious lakefront two-story 4BR. Completely neutral colors and 2,453 A/C SF. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/211503159 $465 ,000 Mercato The Strada #5205 Sophisticated, brand new, elegantly furnished condominium just 1 mile from beach. Upscale shops/dining downstairs. Dave/Ann Renner 23 9.784.5552 premiersir.com/211014205 $4 49,900 6768 Southern Oak Court In a friendly neighborhood this home features high vaulted ceilings & a superb 3BR+den split plan. Low HOA fees. Phyllis/Patrick ODonnell 23 9.269.6161 premiersir.com/211508089 $3 59,900 9606 Deepwater Court In an enclave of only 16 villa residences. Upgraded 2BR/2.5BA + den has a private lakefront/preserve setting. Patrick OConnor 239 .293.9411 premiersir.com/212006154 $35 0,000 6096 Shallows Way Beautifully maintained Great Room 3BR+den plan, 3-car garage detached villa. Heated pool/spa, 24/7 gated community. Patrick OConnor 239 .293.9411 premiersir.com/211506373 $3 49,000 849 Vistana Circle A single-family lifestyle matched with the ease of condominium living. Impeccable 2BR+den. Community pool, cabana. Craig Jones 23 9.403.4510 premiersir.com/212008517 $2 37,000 Pelican Ridge Villas #E Beautifully renovated villa with marble, granite & quality nishes. Superb location close to town. garden views. Phyllis/Patrick ODonnell 23 9.269.6161 premiersir.com/210009162 $16 4,900 Naples Bath & Tennis #3B Excellent location. Minutes to shops, dining & beaches. End 2 bedroom, 2 bath condominium is oered furnished. Susan Gardner 23 9.438.2846 premiersir.com/211506546 $1 05,000 Naples Bath & Tennis #A A really unique residence with nice tile oors throughout. Very clean 2BR/2BA+ den ready for you to call home. Susan Gardner 23 9.438.2846 premiersir.com/211520624 $74 ,900Naples & North Naples 17
premiersothebysrealty.com 26321 Woodlyn Drive Magnicent estate home with unmatched features overlooking lake and preserve. Four bedrooms, 4 full baths, 2 half-baths, separate study and oce. Ideal outdoor living space, innity pool & spa. Gary L./Je/Becky Jaarda 23 9.248.7474 premiersir.com/211522082 $2 ,495,000 27910 Riverwalk Way A seamless transition from indoor to outdoor living with 3 bedrooms, gourmet kitchen, pool, tropical lanai & the river greeting one upon entering the Grand Salon. An entertainers dream come true. Cathy/Jim McCormick 23 9.850.4278 premiersir.com/211521569 $2 ,290,000 Azure #701 Professionally decorated home with harmonious colors, fantastic nishes and attention to detail. Outstanding Gulf & golf course views. Private elevator lobby, gas grills on terrace & 2-car garage. Ginger Lickley 23 9.860.4661 premiersir.com/211520647 $2 ,199,000 27840 Riverwalk Way Unmatched craftsmanship & detail throughout this unparalleled riverfront residence. All luxuries are incorporated in this 4BR plus den, 4 full and 2 half-bath home. Five 18-hole golf courses. Gary L./Je/Becky Jaarda 23 9.248.7474 premiersir.com/211008270 $2 ,195,000 Tavira #901 Stunning views of Estero Bay & Gulf from this 9th oor residence. Designed by Collins & Dupont, this former model has a transitional design concept with tropical inuences. Private garage included. Gary L./Je/Becky Jaarda 23 9.248.7474 premiersir.com/211521514 $2 ,150,000 Esperia South #PH-201 West of this one-of-a-kind 3BR/3BA+den Penthouse, the sun sets over the Bay/Gulf. To the east, the sun rises over lakes & fairways showcasing the best nature has to oer in this 3,430 SF tower home. Cathy/Jim McCormick 23 9.850.4278 premiersir.com/212003964 $1 ,735,000 Azure #1103 Walls of windows oer limitless views over Estero Bay, the Gulf & golf course. Theater room, over $400,000 of upgrades & custom interior design. Private, enclosed 2-car garage. Turnkey furnished. Nick Stepan/Gordie Lazich 23 9.287.0622 premiersir.com/211516881 $1, 695,000 27261 Lakeway Court A private oasis. This magnicent custom-built home oers a setting with the sounds of nature & waterfalls owing from the rockscape into the pool. Custom features, 4BR/5BA plus den. Summer kitchen. Harriet Harnar 23 9.273.5443 premiersir.com/212007424 $1, 395,000 26400 Brick Lane Unmatched, expansive lake & golf course views from this 3BR/3BA + den home. All luxuries have been incorporated. Five 18-hole golf courses, tness & tennis facilities, marina & beach facilities. Gary L./Je/Becky Jaarda 23 9.248.7474 premiersir.com/212008748 $1 ,350,000 Azure #303 Views of Estero Bay & the 9th fairway from this 3BR, 3BA w/wraparound terraces, exquisite granite, marble & crown moulding. Roof-top garden, private theatre, tness center, & pool with outdoor bar. Cathy/Jim McCormick 23 9.850.4278 premiersir.com/209035396 $1 ,250,000 3450 Oak Hammock Court Appreciate the private golf course location of this spacious & well-appointed 5BR/5BA+den home. High ceilings, walnut wood oor, saturnia ooring, granite kitchen, 4-car garage. New A/C in 2011. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/211517825 $1 ,199,000 Esperia South #PH202 Never lived in Penthouse, spectacular Gulf & Bay views. Tastefully furnished and decorated by Marc Michaels Interior Design. Secured entry, pool, cabana bar, clubroom, theatre, billiards and more. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/209041459 $1, 195,000 Estancia #1404 Truly a one-of-a-kind 3BR/3BA residence with huge den/additional guest suite. Fantastic building amenities. Bonita Bay has a marina, beachfront park, 3 golf courses, 3 restaurants & miles of paths. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/212002423 $1, 095,000 Esperia South #2502 Beautifully furnished former model with a single-family home feel, sweeping views and 11 high ceilings. Private marina, beach park, 5 golf courses, tennis, 3 restaurants + resort building amenities. Ginger Lickley 23 9.860.4661 premiersir.com/211005194 $999 ,000 4276 Sanctuary Way Spectacular lake & golf course views from this welcoming and warm 3BR/4BA + study villa home. Spacious pool/spa area, nely maintained. Private marina, beach facilities, member-owned golf club. Gary L./Je/Becky Jaarda 23 9.248.7474 premiersir.com/212000456 $999 ,000 Estancia #603 Set against the striking back drop of Estero Bay & the Gulf of Mexico. This home has been transformed reminiscent of a charming northern cottage hideaway. Experience the unique & carefree lifestyle. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/211519926 $8 50,000 Estancia #2203 Expansive water views from this professionally decorated home with elegant neutral backgrounds. Great room, family room, 3BR/3BAs. Pool, tness area. Private marina, beachfront park, 5 golf courses. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/211007435 $8 49,000 Estancia #1002 The 10th oor location provides great east to west views of the Gulf & golf course. Light & bright, immaculate 2BR/2BA + den plan. Private membership golf, tennis, marina, beach & guard-gated entry. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/212007183 $84 4,900 Vistas #2204 Panoramic views. This 22nd oor, 3BR/3BA high-rise home with 2,616 SF under air has 3 terraces & a screened-in lanai oering sunset Bay & Gulf views and sunrises over the Bonita Bay golf courses. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/211010133 $79 8,500 Vistas #802 Beautiful Gulf, Bay & golf course views! Well-appointed 2BR/3BA+den home. Resident manager, tness/steam rooms, pool/spa & guest suites. Private marina, beach park, 5 golf courses & 3 restaurants. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/210026222 $7 79,000Bonita Bay 18
premiersothebysrealty.com Bayview II #904 Dramatic views of the Gulf & golf course. Beautifully appointed & oered turnkey furnished, this lovely home is ready for immediate occupancy. A very large 3BR/3BA home with 2,768 livable sq. ft. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/212004395 $7 25,000 Esperia South #704 Spectacular views of the Gulf & Bay as well as the 9th hole of the Bay Island Golf Course. Nicely decorated, neutral colors, handsome cabinetry in kitchen & baths. Magnicent amenities. Furnished. Catherine Lieberman 23 9.405.6235 premiersir.com/207048522 $6 49,000 Esperia South #403 Stunning sunsets over Bay & golf course views from screened terrace. This 3BR/3BA home oers numerous upgrades. Resort-style pool, spa, cabana w/replace, TV & grills. Beach park, 5 golf courses. Trudy/Carl Salyers 239 .398.8901 premiersir.com/212002426 $5 99,000 27331 Ridge Lake Court Open 3BR/3BA+study home on an expansive homesite with expanded 2-car garage. Marina, beach facility, member-owned private golf club featuring ve 18-hole golf courses, tennis & tness facilities. Gary L./Je/Becky Jaarda 23 9.248.7474 premiersir.com/212003954 $5 89,000 Esperia & Tavira Breathtaking views over Bay Island Golf Course, Estero Bay and the Gulf. An idyllic community devoted to golf, parks, natural areas, marina and more. New construction from the $500s Sales Center 23 9.514.1700 premiersir.com/BBH $5 00,000 Bayview I #503 Gulf & Bay views! Three BR, Leaded glass front door, 10 ceilings, plantation shutters, electric storm shutters. Five golf courses, on-site full service marina, tennis, private beach club. Furnished. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/209007284 $4 99,000 3276 Montara Drive This 2BR/2BA, 1,785 sq. ft. detached villa is located on a large homesite. Lake and long golf views, high vaulted ceilings & pool. Five golf courses, tennis, tness, marina, private beach park. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/211009122 $4 99,000 27203 Shell Ridge Circle Extraordinary lake view! Tastefully decorated & furnished 2BR/2.5BA + den villa features a formal dining room, tile oors and extended lanai with spa. Private membership golf, tennis, beach park. Catherine Lieberman 23 9.405.6235 premiersir.com/211508572 $4 99,000 Bayview I #304 Bright & open oor plan features 2,712 SF, 3BR/3BAs & separate dining room. This residence also includes a 1-car garage, and a second patio which is a great place to enjoy the sunrise. Ginger Lickley 23 9.860.4661 premiersir.com/211516048 $4 99,000 Hammock Isle #201 An attractive, bright & cheery 3BR + den home that aords a southern exposure. Views of pool & night lights from the large lanai. Direct elevator access from the 2-car garage. Great amenities. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/212003176 $4 75,000 27408 Arbor Strand Drive Charming cottage-like villa with 3 bedrooms or 2 bedrooms + den, 2.5 baths & family room. Spacious covered lanai, private pool and spa provide the perfect touches for outside entertaining. Furnished. Catherine Lieberman 23 9.405.6235 premiersir.com/210010302 $4 59,000 Wedgewood #202 Unmatched panoramic lake/golf course views. Impeccably remodeled 3BR/2BA condominium. Marina, beach facilities, member-owned private golf club with ve 18-hole courses, tennis & tness facilities. Gary L./Je/Becky Jaarda 23 9.248.7474 premiersir.com/212005852 $4 39,000 The Hamptons #101 Gracious, meticulously maintained residence in a private landscaped setting with SW rear exposure. First oor 2BR/2.5BA+den, 2-car garage coach home in a 2-unit building with windows on both sides. Catherine Lieberman 23 9.405.6235 premiersir.com/211000269 $3 89,000 Egrets Landing #102 Peaceful westerly preserve views from this lovely 1st oor carriage home. Attractively & tastefully appointed, 3rd bedroom is being used as a den. Glass sliders to lanai. Golf, tennis & marina. Ginger Lickley 23 9.860.4661 premiersir.com/212005168 $3 79,900 Oakwood #202 Highly desired and rarely available carriage home with 3 complete bedrooms and en-suite baths, glassed-in lanai and dramatic long golf/ marsh views. Furnished. Lanai with eastern exposure. Catherine Lieberman 23 9.405.6235 premiersir.com/210033238 $3 49,000 3650 Key Lime Court Neutrally decorated, light & bright 3BR/2BA detached villa. Spacious, vaulted ceilings, great room. The extended screened lanai has a very private setting & lushly landscaped view. Great amenities. Catherine Lieberman 23 9.405.6235 premiersir.com/210037372 $3 20,000 The Crossings #201 Florida living at its best in this beautifully updated 2nd oor 3BR carriage home overlooking the pool. Glassed-in lanai extends living area. Gated commmunity with golf, tennis & beach park. Turnkey. Harriet Harnar 23 9.273.5443 premiersir.com/212003098 $3 09,900 The Crossings #14 Extraordinarily beautiful long lake view for this 3BR/2BA home in a peaceful location. Unique plan, updated kitchen, large glassed-in lanai adds living area, 2-car garage. Walk to community pool/spa. Bet Dewey 23 9.564.5673 premiersir.com/211517856 $2 99,900 Harbor Landing #101 Beautiful lake view & private setting, 2BR/2BA+den 1st oor coach home.Tile/wood ooring, electric hurricane shutters. Short walk to community pool, marina & restaurant. Furnishings are negotiable. Catherine Lieberman 23 9.405.6235 premiersir.com/211009265 $2 89,000 27121 Oakwood Lake Drive Enjoy a private landscape overlooking the golf course. The split 3BR/2.5BA plan allows for privacy and is being oered partly furnished. Attached 2-car garage. Clubhouse, pool, spa & tennis courts. Carol Johnson 23 9.564.1282 premiersir.com/212004716 $2 39,900Bonita Bay 19
premiersothebysrealty.com 24950 Pennyroyal Drive Perfect views of the 7th green, lake/fairway. Exquisite 5BR/4.5BA+den. Separate cabana. Beach, golf, tennis & more! Mary Catherine White 23 9.287.2818 premiersir.com/210032476 $1, 395,000 10067 Idle Pine Lane Super WOW lake house to entertain year round. Decorator features throughout, 4BR/4.5BA + den. Great room plan. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/211501073 $1 ,199,000 3611 Sanctuary Lakes Drive Wonderful blend of old world exterior styling & modern livability. Stunning 3BR/3.5BA + den, heated pool and spa. Daniel Pregont 23 9.272.8020 premiersir.com/211523963 $1 ,175,000 10096 Idle Pine Lane Long lake to golf course views over the disappearing edge pool. Large lanai, spa, outdoor bar area & garden areas. Stephanie/John Coburn 23 9.825.3470 premiersir.com/212000758 $9 85,000 25171 Pennyroyal Drive An impeccable home located on the 1st tee with a lovely lake view. Timeless oor plan, lanai with renovated pool. Pam Umscheid 23 9.691.3541 premiersir.com/212000094 $6 99,000 27121 Driftwood Drive Gulf access, beautifully remodeled 4BR/3BA home in a gated boating community. Docks, boat lift. Screened pool/spa. Mark Leone 23 9.784.5686 premiersir.com/211505648 $6 89,000 3699 Olde Cottage Lane Private yet perfect for gracious entertaining. South golf course & lake view, 3BR/3BA villa with cabana by pool. Stephanie/John Coburn 23 9.825.3470 premiersir.com/211016542 $5 99,000 4151 Pelicans Nest Drive South facing vistas over golf course & lake. Family room, 3BR+den/4th bedroom. Lush landscaping, great amenities. Stephanie/John Coburn 23 9.825.3470 premiersir.com/211009404 $5 69,000 23801 Copperleaf Blvd. Sunset views across golf course from heated pool. Airy 2-story great room, upgraded kitchen & formal dining area. Trudy/Carl Salyers 239 .398.8901 premiersir.com/211512503 $4 78,900 24231 Copperleaf Blvd. Super clean 3BR/2BA home. S. exposure lake & golf views. A choice bundled golf community with limited membership. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/212003494 $4 59,000 Sandarac I #A410 A fabulous 2BR/2BA condominium on the beach, fantastic Gulf views. Near shops, dining & marina. Turnkey furnished. Daniel Pregont 23 9.272.8020 premiersir.com/211523698 $4 49,000 Palmetto Dunes #201 This home has had nothing left untouched. Stainless steel in the kitchen, Sierra Bordeaux granite, freshly painted. Gayle Fawkes 23 9.250.6051 premiersir.com/211513108 $4 47,500 24820 Hollybrier Lane Totally updated & renovated 3BR/2BA home. Beautiful lake view, large lot & entire interior was repainted in 2010. Stephanie/John Coburn 23 9.825.3470 premiersir.com/211518547 $4 29,000 3750 Catbrier Court Rarely available, fantastic private location with many recent updates. New appliances, 2BR/2BA+den with murphy bed. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/211523896 $4 29,000 25210 Galashields Circle Lake to golf course view plus western exposure for sunsets. This 2BR/2BA+den villa has been beautifully updated. Stephanie/John Coburn 23 9.825.3470 premiersir.com/211506605 $3 85,000 Bridgewater #106 Bay views abound from this 2BR/2BA condominium ideally located just blocks to the beach. Marina, pool & spa. Cli Donenfeld 239 -398-0335 premiersir.com/211517823 $3 65,000 Shadow Wood Cypress Hammock #101 Wonderful water view. SE exposure in a quiet neighborhood. Upgraded one-owner 3BR/2.5BA home. Golf, tennis, beach. Carl/Trudy Salyers 23 9.947.8384 premiersir.com/212002415 $32 9,500 12583 Grandezza Circle A beautiful golf course community surrounds this 3BR/3BA, very special single-family home. Heated pool & spa. Kay Ridge 23 9-272-4565 premiersir.com/212008072 $3 05,000 Shadow Wood Morningside #201 Fabulous lake/golf course views, tile in all living areas & neutral colors make this 3BR/2BA home easy to decorate. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/212004724 $2 99,900 Cypress Island #02 Enjoy a private resort view overlooking swaying palm trees. Open plan 2BR/2BA+den with loft. Beautifully upgraded. Pam Umscheid 23 9.691.3541 premiersir.com/212008024 $2 99,000 27080 Flossmoor Drive Oversized lot, 100 of waterfront with a 60 wraparound dock & 10,000 lb. boat lift. Completely remodeled 3BR home. Mark Leone 23 9.784.5686 premiersir.com/LEO-1 $2 89,900 St. Andrews Verandas I #1201 Relaxing golf to lake views from this wellmaintained 2BR/2BA + den end residence. Turnkey furnished. Gated entry. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/211514657 $25 9,000 Shadow Wood Oak Hammock II #201 Gorgeous designer-ready 2BR/2BA residence. Oversized den/media room, over $60,000 in upgrades. Golf, tennis, beach. Teresa Rucker 23 9.281.2376 premiersir.com/212007188 $2 48,900 Lakemont Cove #201 This lovely 3BR/2BA has new tile throughout the living areas. Near community ctr, pool & spa, walk to shops/dining. Jack Despart 23 9.273.7931 premiersir.com/211522223 $2 44,000 Lakemont Cove #201 A quiet cul-de-sac setting overlooking lake. Wonderful 3BR/2BA home oered turnkey, 1-car garage & private lanai. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/211006070 $2 39,900 Sawgrass Point #102 Glorious lake and golf course views! Wellmaintained, many appliances have been replaced, newly painted interior. Stephanie/John Coburn 23 9.825.3470 premiersir.com/211009078 $189 ,900 Spring Run Sunset Stream #901 New carpet, fresh paint inside & out, turnkey 2BR/2BA + den in a great bundled golf community. Walk to pool & spa. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/211522461 $189 ,900 Coconut Point Rapallo #205 An excellent value, southern lake exposure. Open plan 2BR/2BA + den, neutral decor, private garage. Resort style living. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/211001492 $1 70,000 Spanish Wells Marbella #621 Newly carpeted & painted 3BR + den home. Social to full 27-hole golf memberships are available but not mandatory. Mary Catherine White 23 9.287.2818 premiersir.com/212008916 $16 9,500 Grandezza Sabal Palm #806 Ideal for fun Florida living, this 2BR/2BA+den home has preserve & golf views. Steps to community pool, near Club. Roxanne Jeske 23 9.450.5210 premiersir.com/211514195 $1 62,000Bonita Springs & Estero 20
premiersothebysrealty.com 13621 Pondview Circle A substantial price reduction from $9,950,000 to $5,950,000 furnished. Lakefront masterpiece of 35 rooms, elevator. Phil Collins 23 9.404.6800 premiersir.com/211505829 $5, 950,000 4300 Brynwood Drive Magnicent 2-story home on a double lot, over 11,000 SF of sheer luxury. Master wing. Gracious outdoor living. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211014882 $3, 995,000 16045 Trebbio Way Moroccan-inspired masterpiece has nearly 4,800 SF, built using the nest building materials. Private cul-de-sac. Tom Gasbarro 23 9.404.4883 premiersir.com/211502710 $2 ,595,000 3835 Isla Del Sol Way Fully decorator furnished custom home. Sunsets over pool & spa to golf course and lake. Award-winning Club & Spa. Michelle L. Thomas 23 9.860.7176 premiersir.com/211006248 $1, 995,000 3852 Isla Del Sol Way Custom-built furnished 4BR/5.5BA former model. Over 4,200 SF of living area, den & family room. Golf/lake views. ML Meade 239 .293.4851 premiersir.com/211511963 $1, 995,000 12955 White Violet Drive Expansive golf views. Home theater, 4BR+den and 7.440 A/C SF. Two-storied screened lanai and 4.5-car garage. S. Kaltenborn/T. Moellers 23 9.248.1964 premiersir.com/211508093 $1,5 75,000 2955 Tiburon Blvd. East Signature social membership included. Sweeping views of Greg Norman designed golf course. Elegant 3BR/4.5BA home. Alison Kalb 23 9.564.0714 premiersir.com/212007555 $1, 395,000 2940 Gardens Blvd. Golf equity membership is included with this exquisite 3BR/3BA+den estate home. Country club living, pool & spa. Darlene Roddy 23 9.404.0685 premiersir.com/211508926 $1, 249,500 3804 Mahogany Bend Drive Exquisite 3BR+den custom pool home, spectacular S. golf course views! Club & Spa, optional beach/marina membership. Michelle L. Thomas 23 9.860.7176 premiersir.com/211500263 $1 ,199,000 3856 Mahogany Bend Drive Stunning, beautifully furnished custom-built golf course view home. Pool/spa, luxury resort living, beach & marina. Michelle L. Thomas 23 9.860.7176 premiersir.com/211522902 $9 75,000 8579 Bellagio Drive Exquisite luxury home with spectacular western lake. Private lanai & innity edge pool. Golf membership available. Michelle L. Thomas 23 9.860.7176 premiersir.com/211521350 $8 90,000 2964 Gardens Custom-designed estate pool home in a gated enclave. Great golf course view. Full-equity club membership included. Jennifer/Dave Urness 23 9.273.7731 premiersir.com/211001909 $8 89,000 8556 Bellagio Drive Captivating golf & lake view. Like new, tasteful 3BR/3BA, family room, stainless appliances & spa. Resort living. ML Meade 239 .293.4851 premiersir.com/211512852 $7 99,000 7705 Mulberry Lane Fabulous former 3BR/3BA designer furnished model, den, family rm, custom upgrades, over 3,000 SF. Heated pool/spa. ML Meade 239 .293.4851 premiersir.com/211511957 $6 99,000 Castillo I #102 Spectacular residence in the renowned RitzCarlton golng community. High ceilings, preserve view, large lanai. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211518403 $595 ,000 Jasmine Bay Club #502 Exceptional views, 5th oor S. facing tower residence overlooking championship golf course. Generous 3BR/3BA plan. Marlene Suarez 239 .290.0585 premiersir.com/212002386 $5 25,000 Cascada #201 Fabulous golf course views. An impressive 3BR/3BA+oce residence. Pools, tness ctr, spa, dining, golf & tennis. Maureen/Michael Joyce 239 .784.1288 premiersir.com/211505452 $4 99,000 Bolero #1 Gorgeous lake & golf course views. Beautifully furnished, 1st oor 3BR/2BA condominium. Resort-style living. Julie Rembos 23 9.595.1809 premiersir.com/212008976 $469 ,900 3740 Cotton Green Path Drive Gorgeous 2-story courtyard home, 1st oor master, oce & BR/den, 2 BRs & 3rd bath upstairs. Superb golf views. Al Love 23 9.298.2444 premiersir.com/211513535 $4 47,000 Bolero #1001 Incredible golf views, charming 1st oor carriage home, decorated by Robb & Stucky. Social membership included. S. Kaltenborn/T. Moellers 23 9.248.1964 premiersir.com/209041268 $4 39,000 Montreux #101 Stunning 3BR/3BA end coach home. Over 2,500 sq. ft. living area, attached 2-car garage. Steps to pool. Furnished. Michelle L. Thomas 23 9.860.7176 premiersir.com/211520682 $409 ,000 Cascada #101 Turnkey furnished, stunning 1st oor corner coach home with fabulous SW view of golf course. Fabulous Club & Spa. Michelle L. Thomas 23 9.860.7176 premiersir.com/211501414 $399 ,999 3070 Santorini Court Elegant, open 2BR+den plan, heated pool and golf course views. Award-winning clubhouse, social membership included. S. Kaltenborn/T. Moellers 23 9.248.1964 premiersir.com/209041394 $399 ,000 Montclair #102 Grand golf course/lake views from this corner 3BR/3.5BA+den end residence. Members owned nancially sound Club. Pat Kennedy 23 9-537-0062 premiersir.com/212001818 $399 ,000 4945 Westchester Court Champion gated golf community. This 2BR/2BA + den lives like a single-family home. Near shops, golf, tennis, pool. Larry Roorda 23 9.860.2534 premiersir.com/212008340 $3 29,000 Deer Crossing #203 Immaculate 3BR/2BA, 2nd story turnkey residence includes new tile, paint, & carpet. Wonderful lake & sunsets views. Maureen/Michael Joyce 239 .784.1288 premiersir.com/211515969 $3 28,700 117 Audubon Blvd. Irregular size cul-de-sac lot with great views over golf course. Clubhouse, many social & recreational activities. Teri Purvis 23 9.860.6226 premiersir.com/210023975 $2 99,900 Whisper Trace #104 Resort living overlooking a nature preserve. Lovely 3BR/3BA 1st oor end residence is oered turnkey furnished. ML Meade 239 .293.4851 premiersir.com/211523134 $1 99,000 Silver Oaks #3103 Well-priced 2BR/2BA condominium. SW exposure, great golf views. Clubhouse, pool, memberships available. Furnished. Kathryn Hurvitz 239 .659.5126 premiersir.com/211003507 $1 79,900 Courtside Commons #202 Furnished, 2 masters, 2 glassed-in balconies, wood burning replace & volume ceilings. Club membership required. Kathryn Hurvitz 239 .659.5126 premiersir.com/210007037 $1 25,000Golng Communities 21
premiersothebysrealty.com Marco Island 880 Sea Dune Lane Custom-built modern architectural masterpiece with 152 on pristine beach. Panoramic vistas of beach, Gulf, sunsets and nature. Quality craftsmanship and luxury appointments abound. Resort living. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/209003265 $4 ,100,000 881 Eubanks Court Unparalleled scale & luxury. Over one half acre on the sought-after tip-lot location with 287 of direct access water frontage & bay views. Exceptional 5BR with 4,973 A/C SF & over 11,020 total SF. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/210038200 $3, 995,000 1539 Heights Court Absolutely breathtaking southwestern views from this 325 tip lot in the Estates area. Wide open views of the Gulf of Mexico & Caxambas Pass. Build your dream home here & never miss another sunset. Cathy Rogers 23 9.821.7926 premiersir.com/211520502 $3 ,900,000 831 Heathwood Drive South Magnicent, custom-built home in the prestigious Estate section, 193 of direct access water frontage. Great views, 5BR/5.5BA + den. Open lanai, kitchen, pool. Large docking facility for your yacht. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/211015967 $3 ,750,000 616 Crescent Street Contemporary work of art, sleek lines, 4BR/4.5BA plus den. Heated pool, spa, 3.5 car garage. Docking facility with 2 slips for a 60 & 26 boat. Quick direct Gulf access, less than 1 mile to beach. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/212006320 $3, 450,000 970 Caxambas Drive Absolutely stunning rare to nd 5BR/4.5BA home with den/billiards room & multi-tiered home theatre. Volume ceilings, granite counters, and tray ceilings throughout the home. Boat dock with lift. Cathy Rogers 23 9.821.7926 premiersir.com/211510560 $2 ,125,000 Madeira #302 Views of the Gulf & Crescent Beach are breathtaking from this beautifully designed residence. Tropical island breezes pass through the beachfront& island side balconies. 3BR & over 3,900 A/C SF. Laura/Chris Adams 23 9.404.4766 premiersir.com/211007057 $1, 850,000 Madeira #401 Luxurious beachfront living! Corner 3BR/3.5BA condominium with expansive beach and city views. Gourmet kitchen, professionally decorated with exquisite nishes. Extensive resort amenities. Roe Tamagni 239 .398.1222 premiersir.com/210016960 $1 ,725,000 Madeira #1007 Designer nishes and numerous upgrades highlight this beautiful double master bedroom suite residence in an incredible beachfront building. Upscale amenities. Incredible views of the Gulf of Mexico. Laura/Chris Adams 23 9.404.4766 premiersir.com/211521559 $1,5 75,000 Madeira #906 Beautifully turnkey decorated 3BR beachfront residence. Quality throughout with designer furnishings included for you to enjoy luxury living immediately. Pool, spa, exercise facility and tennis. Laura/Chris Adams 23 9.404.4766 premiersir.com/211503172 $1 ,339,000 1131 Vernon Place Old Florida style home located in old Marco Village. Quick direct access with 160 feet of waterfront. Large wraparaound verandas. Updated new tile, carpeting and paint. Brock/Julie Wilson 23 9.595.5983 premiersir.com/207027669 $8 99,000 Somerset #114 Absolutely stunning beachfront end residence with incredible Crescent Beach views! Two bedrooms, 2 baths, wraparound balcony, open oor plan, upgraded kitchen and western beach and Gulf views! Cathy Rogers 23 9.821.7926 premiersir.com/211513039 $79 9,900 1389 Bayport Avenue Built in 2006 and remodeled in 2009. Furnished 4 bedroom, 3 bath with over 3,000 A/C SF and 5,993 total SF. Amazing upgrades make the house feel brand new. Heated pool and spa plus three-car garage. Roe Tamagni 239 .398.1222 premiersir.com/210030707 $7 99,000 Somerset #510 Wonderfully decorated beachfront 2BR/2BA with magnicent views down to Tigertail beach. Classic crown moulding, imported tile, upgraded kitchen/baths. Great rental history, gated community, 2 pools. Darlene Roddy 23 9.404.0685 premiersir.com/211001988 $7 49,000 870 Scott Drive A solidly built home in the Estate Area. This wonderful 3BR/2.5BA oers wonderful room sizes and potential for great updating. Family room, large pool, no bridge Gulf access from private dock. Helga Wetzold 23 9.821.6905 premiersir.com/212002252 $7 39,000 Gulfview Apartments #1808 Magnicent beach & Gulf views from all rooms in this lovely 2BR/2BA beachfront condominium. Professionally furnished, turnkey. Pets with approval. Large pool, tennis, exercise room & covered parking. Darlene Roddy 23 9.404.0685 premiersir.com/210036974 $6 95,000 374 Red Bay Lane Panoramic views of golf course, lagoons & sunsets! Oering 3BRs + den (could be 4th BR), 1,400+ sq. ft. lower-level bonus room, large pool, 2.5-car garage within walking distance to the beach/club. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/210040124 $6 75,000 930 Giralda Court Amazing opportunity in this well-maintained 3BR/3BA waterfront home with quick direct boating access to the Gulf of Mexico. Excellent location, western exposure, partial bay views, minutes to beach. Michelle L. Thomas 23 9.860.7176 premiersir.com/212002709 $6 50,000 Crescent Beach #805 Absolutely beautiful, immaculate front residence with full views of the entire Crescent beach. Enjoy the many amenities including tness center, spa, tennis, sauna and covered parking. Cathy Rogers 23 9.821.7926 premiersir.com/211503629 $6 49,000 South Seas Tower II #1811 Incredible views from living areas & bedrooms over the beach from the south to the north. Desirable south facing front 2BR/2BA in a guard-gated complex with tennis club, boat docks & beachside pool. Helga Wetzold 23 9.821.6905 premiersir.com/212005896 $6 20,00022
premiersothebysrealty.com Marco Island Sandcastle II #107 South side 2BR/2BA overlooking pool, the Gulf and beautifully landscaped grounds. New kitchen, bathrooms, carpet & plantation shutters. Spa, BBQ, tennis and exercise room. Covered parking, pets OK. Dave Flowers 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/210022945 $5 99,000 Royal Marco Point III #452 Absolutely gorgeous beach, Gulf & riverfront 2BR/2BA + den that has been beautifully upgraded. Eat-in kitchen, glassed-in lanai, mint condition, decorator furnished. Gated, golf, tennis, tness ctr. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/212008502 $5 99,000 Royal Marco Point III #246 Stunning, expansive views of the Gulf of Mexico & Marco River, 600 SF glassed-in lanai, upgraded 2BR/2BA + den condominium. Beaches, golf, tennis, health/tness club, dining, pro-shop and much more! Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/210002999 $5 39,500 Royal Marco Point I #413 Beachfront residence in a private, gated community. Expansive 3BR/3BA with sweeping Gulf views! Multiple screened terraces, fresh paint and newer carpet. Beach, golf, tennis, dining & tness club. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/211002691 $5 00,000 South Seas Tower II #707 Enchanting views of pool & beach. Wonderfully maintained 2BR/2BA condominium. S. exposure, updated kithchen. Low monthly maintenance fees include cable and water. The nest of amenities, boat docks. Helga Wetzold 23 9.821.6905 premiersir.com/212002078 $4 97,000 South Seas Tower I #302 An incredibly updated 2BR/2BA residence. Everything that could be updated was, including all new designer furniture. Great views over beach, pool & sunsets. Beachfront pool, tennis club, boat docks. Helga Wetzold 23 9.821.6905 premiersir.com/212008654 $4 97,000 601 Somerset Court Enjoy the sparkling pool & tropical lanai in this Tigertail Beach area home on a quiet, cul-de-sac. A spacious living area & updated kitchen w/granite & new cabinets & applicances. Turnkey furnished. Brock/Julie Wilson 23 9.595.5983 premiersir.com/207027721 $4 90,000 2015 San Marco Road Enjoy this lovely 3BR/2BA home with southern exposure. Updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances. Large pool with spillover spa and lanai area. The garage has been converted to a work out space. Darlene Roddy 23 9.404.0685 premiersir.com/212003356 $4 25,000 1505 Leland Way Lovely home in a quiet, central neighborhood. Open 3BR/2BA plan has tile oors, high ceilings & custom kitchen. Southern exposure, fenced backyard, solar-heated pool, hurricane shutters, new A/C. Angelica Andrews 239 .595.7653 premiersir.com/212005370 $4 25,000 Sandcastle II #106 Tasteful beachfront condominium with Gulf views! Redesigned kitchen, new ooring, new tile, cabinets and counters in bathrooms. Wraparound balcony, oor-toceiling glass doors in master. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/209003234 $4 19,000 620 Diplomat Court Delightful S. bay/sunset views from this charming 3BR tropical retreat. Inviting pool/lanai. Located on a quiet street in the desirable Tigertail Beach area. Close to the beach, shopping and dining. Brock/Julie Wilson 23 9.595.5983 premiersir.com/210035778 $4 13,700 394 Collier Blvd. North A large single-family home with a great oorplan maintained in mint condition! All Thermopane windows insulate against the outdoor noise. Heated pool, disability accessible. A quiet spot in paradise! Roe Tamagni 239 .398.1222 premiersir.com/207020251 $3 29,000 Marco Beach Ocean Resort #1203 Breathtaking beach views are yours from this top oor condominium. Newly furnished & oered turnkey. Owner has option of joining rental program. Valet, concierge, pool, spa services & restaurant. ML Meade 239 .293.4851 premiersir.com/211522411 $2 99,000 South Seas Tower IV #201 Beachfront building. Enjoy year-round sunsets from this 2BR/2BA plus den beautifully updated condominium. A fantastic price for a home with use of a community pool, tennis courts & common boat dock. Helga Wetzold 23 9.821.6905 premiersir.com/212004222 $2 95,000 117 Lantana Lane Homesite located in the private south-side of Hideaway Beach with southern exposure. Walk to beach. Gated entry, executive golf course, clubhouse, tennis, dining facilities and much more. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/211522923 $2 49,000 South Seas East #204 Oering 2BR/2BAs, nearly 1,000 sq. ft., spacious wraparound lanai with beautiful views of Clam Bay & quick access to the beach. South Seas is a desirable gated community with wonderful amenities. Jim/Nikki Prange-Carroll 23 9.642.2222 premiersir.com/211516522 $2 39,500 Beach Club #407 Desirable south end condominium with private beach access. On-site management to handle rental concerns. Top-oor residence with new paint & tile throughout. Good rental history. Fully furnished. Roe Tamagni 239 .398.1222 premiersir.com/212001788 $1 99,000 Seabreeze South #8 Spectacular fully-updated, beautifully upgraded & decorated condominium just steps to the pool and only a block to Marco Islands gorgeous Residents Beach. Convenient to golf, tennis, shops/dining. Michelle L. Thomas 23 9.860.7176 premiersir.com/212004668 $1 49,900 Seabreeze South #1 Updated 1st oor corner residence has additional kitchen counter space & newer appliances. This bright 2BR condominium features 18 tile throughout and crown moulding in main areas. Community pool. Roe Tamagni 239 .398.1222 premiersir.com/209007371 $1 35,000 Seabreeze South #2 Furnished 1 BR garden style residence just steps from the pool & 1 block from Residents Beach. Large tile ooring throughout, new kitchen counters, tile backsplash and bathroom improvements. Brock/Julie Wilson 23 9.595.5983 premiersir.com/207045019 $11 9,50023
Tavira at Bonita Bay 2 Port Royal 4 Grey Oaks 6 Old Naples 7 Aqualane Shores 8 Royal Harbor 8 Coquina Sands 9 Moorings 9 Park Shore 10 Pelican Bay 12 Bay Colony 14 Pelican Marsh 15 Vanderbilt Beach 16 Naples 17 North Naples 17 Bonita Bay 18 Bonita Springs 20 Estero 20 Golng Communities 21 Marco Island 22 The Strada at Mercato 24PREMIER PROPERTIES COMMUNITY GUIDE MMXII Premier Sothebys International Realty, licensed real estate broker. Each office is independently owned and operated. Premier Sothebys International Realty is a holding of The Lutgert Companies. Sothebys International Realty is a licensed trademark to Sothebys International Realty Affiliates LLC. Equal housing opportunity. If your property is presently listed with another agency, please consider this publication a matter of information and not a solicitation. This publication represents a sampling of our properties as of March 14, 2012. All information is deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.
premiersothebysrealty.com Port Royal 4 45 32nd Avenue South Chosen by Ocean Home Magazine as one of the top 25 Coastal Homes of the U.S. Beachfront masterpiece built in 2001 with 20,075 total SF, great outdoor living spaces, 2BR guest house & 8+ car garage. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211514647 $1 9,900,000 3600 Nelsons Walk Classically designed new home with western water views over Buccaneers Cove. Designed by Stot Cooney Architects, quality built by D. Garrett Construction. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/212000578 $1 3,800,000 3045 Fort Charles Drive Commanding views with 127 on the water. Five bedrooms, study, theatre, walkthru butlers pantry, wine cellar, electric pocketers, negative-edge spa, re pit. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/209040518 $1 1,950,000 1231 Galleon Drive An extraordinary 7 bedroom architectural masterpiece. Private guest house, wine cellar, innity edge pool/spa & home theatre. Wide bay views, dock w/2 lifts. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Phil Collins 23 9.404.6800 premiersir.com/211522585 $1 1,950,000 1007 Galleon Drive Classic Bermuda architecture & wide bay views. First & 2nd oor masters. Negative edge pool, spa, outdoor kitchen, replace & tropical landscaping. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Furnished. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211520808 $1 0,900,000 3130 Gin Lane Designed by Harrell & Co. Architects and built by BCB Homes. 6,300+ A/C SF, 4BRs, study & media room. Disappearing edge pool/spa. Direct Gulf access & 65 dock. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/208048252 $9 ,950,000 3430 Gin Lane Custom built in 2010, this beautiful 4BR+den home enjoys wide water views. Exquisitely appointed, 600 bottle wine cellar. Negative edge pool and spa. Port Royal Club Membership eligibility. Frank Sajtar 23 9.776.8382 premiersir.com/212008448 $9 ,400,000 1145 Galleon Drive This one & a half lot on Naples Bay oers about 150+ of water frontage. Impressive views, 2-story 6BR+den with 9 full & 2 half-baths. Expansive outdoor area, boat dock w/lift & direct Gulf access. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211016493 $8 ,995,000 1900 Galleon Drive A most coveted location on Buccaneers Cove, this lot oers long SW exposure. Approximately 150 on the water, 180-degree vistas, 150 x 291 x 150 x 286. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211507711 $8 ,995,000 775 Galleon Drive A masterpiece with views down Naples Bay. Elevator, 5 bedrooms, 80 dock, wine room, summer kitchen, vanishing edge pool/spa, 7,900+ SF of luxurious living. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Rick Marquardt 23 9.289.4158 premiersir.com/211520623 $8 ,495,000 1203 Spyglass Lane A classically elegant new home has been coupled with an expansive tropically landscaped waterfront property to create a private refuge. Expansive boat dock. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211520820 $8 ,200,000 282 Little Harbour Lane Spectacular 5BR estate with 150 ft. of water frontage on 1.5 lots. Oce, theater, walk-in wine cellar, gourmet kitchen & exceptional attention to detail. Port Royal Club Membership eligibility. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/212001986 $7 ,995,000
premiersothebysrealty.com Port Royal 5 3999 Rum Row This enchanting 5BR waterfront French country estate home sits back from the street with 200 feet of frontage. Four-car garage & 52 boat dock with lift. Port Royal Beach Club membership eligibility. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211007161 $6 ,500,000 3430 Fort Charles Drive A traditional 4BR home with tropical air. Arranged around a central green space with ne materials throughout. Water views, quick boating access to Gulf. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Ruth Trettis 23 9.403.4529 premiersir.com/210015020 $5, 950,000 1650 Galleon Drive Commanding wide water views with dazzling W. exposure. Approximately 150 on the water, this lot and a-half is a wonderful location to build your vacation home. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/210025074 $5 ,450,000 3001 Rum Row Traditional custom home overlooking Treasure Cove. Great room, mahogany study, French doors to classically designed pool. Dock with 16,000 lb. boat lift. Port Royal Beach Club membership opportunity. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211003650 $4,5 90,000 3060 Green Dolphin Lane A custom renovated masterpiece on an oversized western exposure lot & onehalf. Large rooms overlook pool & cabana. Exceptionally generous bedrooms and baths. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/210027761 $4 ,500,000 3280 Gordon Drive Lavishly appointed & opulent custom 2-story Mediterranean-inspired 4BR/5.5BA residence. Outdoor veranda with replace, pool/spa with privacy wall. Port Royal Club Associate membership eligibility. Phil Collins 23 9.404.6800 premiersir.com/211521565 $4 ,395,000 989 Admiralty Parade East The perfect location for the boater! This expansive Great Room 3BR+den home been wonderfully updated. Heated pool, 120 ft. on the water, dock, direct access. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Frank Sajtar 23 9.776.8382 premiersir.com/211514723 $3 ,685,000 1365 Spyglass Lane Fantastic location & grounds enhance the views from this classic home. Cul-de-sac homesite pies out to bay waters creating space for a substantial vessel. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Ruth Trettis 23 9.403.4529 premiersir.com/211521542 $3 ,685,000 2800 Treasure Lane An opportunity to build on a substantial sized lot, with a highly regarded address. Oering south or westerly exposure within walking distance to the Port Royal Club. Tennis, spa & tness center. Phil Collins 23 9.404.6800 premiersir.com/211504333 $2 ,195,000 3200 Green Dolphin Lane Exceptional opportunity to own a piece of paradise. Just over 1/2 an acre on a quiet street near the Club with spa, tness & tennis center and the beach. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Phil Collins 23 9.404.6800 premiersir.com/211520839 $2 ,100,000 2550 Half Moon Walk Half-acre parcel located on a quiet street. Approximately 22,321 sq. ft., survey is available. Close to new Port Royal tness center & tennis courts. Port Royal Club membership eligibility. Ruth Trettis 23 9.403.4529 premiersir.com/209030565 $1, 995,000 130 32nd Avenue South A highly desirable setting located 3 properties from the beach. Build your dream home among priceless real estate & enjoy the Gulf of Mexico. This lot has been cleared and is ready to be built on. Phil Collins 23 9.404.6800 premiersir.com/211504369 $1, 895,000
premiersothebysrealty.com Grey Oaks 1275 Osprey Trail 2010 Aurora award winning Harwick built estate with 5+BRs and 8,322 total S. Designed by Collins and Dupont and built in 2008. Stunning lake, golf and preserve view. Innity edge pool with spa. Melissa Williams 23 9.248.7238 premiersir.com/211003170 $5, 995,000 1449 Nighthawk Pointe Sweeping vistas from this 5BR, 6.5BA, 7,300 SF estate home. Features include gourmet kitchen, wine cellar, elevator, exercise room, private cabana guest bedroom, generator and a 4-car garage. Dan Guenther 23 9.357.8121 premiersir.com/211515640 $5 ,150,000 1473 Anhinga Pointe The Chianti III, a charming furnished model by London Bay Homes. Central courtyard has covered loggia, gas replace & pool. Private study, screened-in lanai. Full maintenance program included. Melissa Williams 23 9.248.7238 premiersir.com/209007441 $4 ,280,000 1380 Great Egret Trail This is the life. Grand waterscapes, long golf course views, owing pools & SW Florida lifestyle are yours. Magnicent 5BR plus family room Harwick built home. On over a lot and half, 4-car garage. Brian Nelson 23 9.572.2903 premiersir.com/212000565 $4 ,249,000 1481 Anhinga Pointe This magnicent property with a view of the 3rd green is the ideal haven for the golf lover. The Estuary community private membership includes access to all three Grey Oaks championship golf courses. Jeannie McGearty 23 9.248.4333 premiersir.com/211506914 $3, 999,000 1482 Anhinga Pointe Furnished 3BR+den/3.5BA Bacara V courtyard villa by London Bay Homes. Game room, 3-car garage, covered loggia, outdoor replace and circular stairs in 2-story vestibule. Sam Heitman 23 9.537.2018 premiersir.com/207010251 $3 ,575,000 2951 Bellower Lane Porte cochere leads to stunning western views over 2 golf holes and lake. Former Harwick Homes model, 5BR/5.5BAs, study, fully & professionally furnished. Consistently updated both inside and out. Lynn Anderson 23 9.290.6674 premiersir.com/211519490 $3, 450,000 1464 Anhinga Pointe London Bay Homes presents a pre-construction opportunity in Mirada with 4,500 sq. ft. under air, 4BR/4.5BAs+study & 3-car garage. Outdoor living area, pool, spa, covered loggia, kitchen & replace. Sam Heitman 23 9.537.2018 premiersir.com/209007301 $2 ,875,000 2610 Bulrush Lane An elegant estate home set on a spacious lot overlooking the lake & golf course. Extensively remodeled, stylishly nished & furnished. Generous outdoor living spaces, oversized pool, spa & kitchen. Carolyn Weinand 23 9.269.5678 premiersir.com/212000746 $2 ,875,000 2928 Indigobush Way Southern exposure, lake & golf course views, yet private, on unique homesite. Well-appointed kitchen open to family room, custom ceiling treatments & fantastic outdoor living area all on one level. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211511774 $2 ,795,000 1315 Noble Heron Way Build this magnicent Alamanda 3BR+study home. Over 4,000 SF of living space, pool, spa, spacious outdoor living area with replace, outdoor kitchen & bar. Enjoy the fantastic golf course views! Dan Guenther 23 9.357.8121 premiersir.com/209007310 $2 ,049,000 2249 Miramonte Court A gracious former model 4BR/4.5BA+study villa. Family room, gourmet kitchen, upgraded baths, covered lanai, heated pool/spa & outdoor kitchen. Enjoy all the benets the Grey Oaks lifestyle oers. V.K. Melhado 23 9.216.6400 premiersir.com/211516196 $1, 795,000 1541 Marsh Wren Lane Private courtyard, outdoor covered loggia with a gas replace & summer kitchen. Overlook lake/golf course from this 3BR plus study, 4 bath and 2 half-bath maintenance free villa. Miunutes from beach. Melissa Williams 23 9.248.7238 premiersir.com/211524074 $1 ,699,000 1535 Marsh Wren Lane Rare opportunity to own the last brand new villa in the quaint Marsh Wren neighborhood. This 3BR + study maintenance-free villa has an expansive lake & golf view. Covered loggia, pool, summer kitchen. Sam Heitman 23 9.537.2018 premiersir.com/212004115 $1, 695,000 2817 Capistrano Way The view is one of the very best in Grey Oaks! Beautifully decorated, bathed in sunlight, furnishings are comfortable and chic. Blue and white tiles grace the white kitchen cabinets. Beautiful pool. Mary Catherine White 23 9.287.2818 premiersir.com/209040691 $1 ,650,000 2825 Capistrano Way Like a villa in Tuscany, this charming home has stunning sunset views over a lake & fairway. Members enjoy 3 golf courses. Finished like a model, tropically landscaped pool/ garden & outdoor kitchen. Jutta V. Lopez/Al Lopez 23 9.571.5339 premiersir.com/211512808 $1,5 97,000 1520 Marsh Wren Lane Build this beautiful Dahlia 3BR + study villa home with 2,986 sq. ft. under air, a heated pool, spa & spacious outdoor living area with kitchen. Fantastic view of clubhouse & championship golf. Sam Heitman 23 9.537.2018 premiersir.com/209007430 $1,5 14,000 2531 Avila Lane Imagine yourself tucked away beside the pool in your own walled garden at your villa. Dramatic architectural features, 14 ceilings, walls of glass pocket back to open the living space to the outside. Mary Catherine White 23 9.287.2818 premiersir.com/211006599 $9 89,000 LErmitage #27 Gracious, gloriously bright 3rd level condominium. An exclusive neighborhood in an award-winning community. Long lake & fairway views. Private lanai, pool cabana. Golf cart included, minutes to beach! Jutta V. Lopez/Al Lopez 23 9.571.5339 premiersir.com/211013175 $9 75,000 Terra Verde #2396 Outstanding wide lake & golf course views from this fantastic 1st oor 2BR/3BA condominium. Very comfortable open family room/den environment. Meticulously maintained. Clubhouse, pool, tness room. Jutta V. Lopez/Al Lopez 23 9.571.5339 premiersir.com/211522083 $6 25,0006
premiersothebysrealty.com 92 Gulf Shore Blvd. South Elegantly appointed interiors, spectacular Gulf sunsets! Three-story newly built residence 1 house from beach. Five resort style suites, media room, abundant outdoor spaces, indoor basketball court. Phil Collins 23 9.404.6800 premiersir.com/211502851 $5, 495,000 155 20th Avenue South A block from the beach, new custom-built 5BR/5BA + den California mission style home. Over 5,300 SF of living area, gourmet kitchen, outdoor living area with heated pool and spa. Golf cart included. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/212002205 $3, 995,000 175 3rd Street South One-of-a-kind 4BR + den European home. Even the most discriminating buyer will be delighted by the quality of the materials & attention to detail throughout. Gas heated pool & spa. Minutes to beach. Celine Julie Godof 23 9.404.9917 premiersir.com/211505401 $3, 450,000 270 5th Avenue South Exclusive single-family home privacy with the freedom of condominium living maintenance & amenities. Contemporary 4BR en suite + den. Near beach. Secluded outdoor kitchen, patio & private pool area. Tom/Tess McCarthy 23 9.243.5520 premiersir.com/212002304 $2 ,900,000 120 5th Avenue South Just steps to beach. Stroll to shops, restaurants, or night life. Charming, very livable 4BR/3BA home features 3,000 SF of open living area. Family room with replace. South exposure, pool. Furnished. Cindy Thompson 23 9.860.6513 premiersir.com/212001031 $2 ,495,000 645 Broad Avenue South Walk to beach, shops/dining. Old Florida style home oers the best of coastal living with an open plan & clean line interiors. Professionally decorated. Privately landscaped pool, spa & BBQ area. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211519301 $2 ,250,000 188 Lake Drive North Nestled in a most unique location this 3BR/2BA lakefront cottage is truly a private retreat. Modern kitchen, Great Room & oversized master suite with sitting room. Just one block to beach! Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/210042267 $1 ,975,000 145 6th Street North This Old Florida style home is within walking distance to the beach & 5th Ave. It oers the ambience of coastal living with an open plan & sophisticated interiors. Open heated pool & covered lanai. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211521719 $1, 795,000 510 10th Avenue South Dynamic villa living in the heart of historic Old Naples. Bosch appliances, elevator, wood and tile ooring, 4 bedrooms plus den. Private pool, oversized garage and summer kitchen. Jerry Wachowicz 239 .777.0741 premiersir.com/210016112 $1 ,699,000 386 Golf Drive South Comfortable living in this Olde Florida style home. Charming 3BR/2BA with detached casita, lap style pool/ spa, private backyard. Just 3 blocks from beach, golf course, tennis and full spa facilities! Linda Perry/Judy Perry 23 9.404.7052 premiersir.com/211501971 $1 ,250,000 Villas Torino #102 A 3BR/3.5BA plus den villa home in the heart of the downtown historical district. Well-appointed, private heated pool & 2-car garage. Only 3 blocks to beach, 4 blocks to famed shopping & dining area. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/210039627 $1 ,125,000 Catelena on 3rd #501 An ideal place to call home. First oor 2BR/3BA + den with 2-car garage. Only 2.5 blocks to beach, 2 blocks to 5th Ave. & 3rd St. shopping & dining. Large community pool, 3 spas, secure building. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/211509114 $9 95,000 Victor Del Rey #206 This luxury 3BR/3BA end residence with nearly 3,000 SF is spacious, bright and airy. Property includes a private garage, a personal pool cabana with kitchenette and full bath. Boat docks available. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211516783 $8 95,000 Tuscan #D Location and space, a 3BR/3BA condominium only 2.5 blocks to the beach & a few blocks to shops/dining. High ceilings, 2,250 sq. ft. of living area. Large heated community pool/spa, secured building. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/211510723 $888 ,000 St. Charles #201N An updated 3BR/2BA residence just 5 blocks from the beach & 5th Avenue S. & 4 blocks to 3rd Street S. with shops & restaurants. The screened lanai with S. exposure overlooks the community pool/spa. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/211509411 $7 69,000 Palm Court #11 Only 2 blocks to the beach. This charming 3BR/2BA plus den is light & airy and ready to enjoy. Volume ceilings, new carpet and tile, spiral staircase to cupola loft. Two pools, covered parking. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/212003150 $75 0,000 Franklin Arms #415 Live just 3 blocks from the beach. Light & bright downstairs end 2BR/2BA in a community that has only 6 residences. The kitchen & baths have been completely updated. Walk to shops 7 dining. Pat Duggan 23 9.216.1980 premiersir.com/212006735 $5 69,000 Parkside #B A private enclave of 4 residences located in downtown Naples. Walk to art galleries, bistros, upscale shopping & beach. Fabulous, renovated loft-styled townhome. New kitchen, granite, wood oors. Richard/Susie Culp 23 9.290.2200 premiersir.com/211517878 $5 45,000 Pierre Club #15 Only 1.5 blocks to the beach, this 2BR/2.5BA is the perfect getaway. New kitchen with granite countertops and new appliances. Walk to shops & dining. Pool, low fees. Furnished and ready to move into. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/211519300 $4 79,900 Heron Club #H464 Prime downtown location 3 blocks to shops, beach & pier. This 2BR/2BA condominium has newer kitchen appliances & upgraded baths. Pool, club rooms, BBQ, covered parking, low fees. Being sold as is. Tess McCarthy 23 9.207.0118 premiersir.com/211520071 $2 28,900Old Naples 7
premiersothebysrealty.com 1935 8th Street South Watch dolphins play across the wide expanse of Naples Bay or take your boat out for the day. Easy access to Gulf beaches. Two docks w/lifts, theater, study/oce, 3-car garage, and outdoor kitchen. Ruth Trettis 23 9.403.4529 premiersir.com/210034188 $6 ,500,000 1888 Kingsh Road An incredible custom home with seamless views of a negative edge pool spilling over to Naples Bay. Luxurious master suite. Close to 160 of water frontage, cut-in boat slip accommodates a 38 boat. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/212003604 $5 ,150,000 1976 5th Street South Overlooking wide waters! Quality nishes, 4BRs, den, game rm(could be 5th BR) elevator, 3-car garage, pool, 80 concrete oating dock with 12,000 lb. boat lift, direct access. Graciously furnished. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211501448 $3, 950,000 832 21st Court South Newly built, impressive 2-story open plan 4BR+den home. Walk to beach, near shops/dining. Luxurious appointments throughout. Southern exposure heated pool/spa. Boat dock with lift, direct Gulf access. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/211011774 $3 ,645,000 2323 Tarpon Road This magnicent home of classic European design is lled with endless custom details on a prime ideally situated waterfront lot on Naples Bay. Pool, spa, boat & jet ski lifts, direct Gulf access. Virginia/Randy Wilson 23 9.450.9091 premiersir.com/212006250 $3 ,280,000 533 15th Avenue South This Tuscan waterfront home is light & bright and opens up to an expansive pool & patio area with a coveted covered boat slip. Master downstairs, 3 suites upstairs. Direct Gulf access, walk to beach. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211520951 $2 ,995,000 2211 Forrest Lane On a quiet side street, this quality custom 3BR+family room home has been meticulously updated by the builder/owner. Covered, cut-in boat slip & 135 on the water. Direct Gulf access, close to beach. Ruth Trettis 23 9.403.4529 premiersir.com/211014732 $2 ,850,000 773 18th Avenue South This unique Old-Florida style home features 3,514 SF, vaulted ceilings, gourmet kitchen, travertine marble oors, gas replace, & exercise room. Remodeled covered boat slip w/24,000 lb. boat lift. Phil Collins 23 9.404.6800 premiersir.com/211514661 $2 ,795,000 1990 6th Street South The best of Florida living! Immaculately kept 3BR+den overlooking Heron Cove. Sunsets from large pool deck. Boat dock with lift provides direct, quick access to Gulf. Walk to beach, shops & dining. Marty/Debbi McDermott 23 9.564.4231 premiersir.com/210024499 $2 ,695,000 1805 Kingsh Road Build to suit. Once completed, this mission style house will separate itself from all others. Irregular shaped lot has 2 intersecting canals with 60 dock for large vessels. Direct Gulf access. Michael Jordan 23 9.777.3745 premiersir.com/212003353 $2 ,595,000 815 21st Avenue South Fabulous building site(95x173), 1 lot from Naples Bay! Wide, deep canal. Approximately 80 of dock. Boat house & covered slip are grandfathered in for continued use or upgrade. Direct Gulf access. Beth McNichols 23 9.821.3304 premiersir.com/211013842 $1 ,975,000 608 16th Avenue South Charming home with renovations mid-90s, a large great room & master suite were added. Lush gardens, covered boat house with lift, 49 dock, 8 pilings. Fantastic outdoor entertaining area. Near beach. Beth McNichols 23 9.821.3304 premiersir.com/212003830 $1 ,775,000 10467 Keewaydin Island If you have ever dreamed of owning your own tropical island getaway this is it. Accessible only by water with dockage for 2 boats, 3BR/2BA home, decks & garage. Electric system run by solar power. Beth McNichols 23 9.821.3304 premiersir.com/211507648 $7 37,500 Bayview Estates #A Single family feel in this townhouse located in a small 8 unit complex with wide water views of Naples Bay. Extremely well-maintained 3BR/3BA, 35 ft. deeded boat dock with no bridges to the Gulf. Chris Yanson 23 9.450.7584 premiersir.com/211522000 $6 45,000 Four Winds #E-48 Extraordinary views of Naples Bay from this wellmaintained 3BR/2BA condominium. Watch all the boating activity from this top-oor end residence. Park-like setting, pool, boat docks can be rented. Kathy Morris 23 9.777.8654 premiersir.com/212003720 $4 75,000 Pelican Avenue Waterfront Lot. Build your own home with dock. The lot next door is priced equally as well. Both lots can be purchased together. Naples Bay and Gulf of Mexico access, no bridges to deal with. Kristin Mikler/Sue Black 23 9.370.6292 premiersir.com/211005727 $399 ,000 El Nido #1 Waterfront enclave only 4 private residences with direct Gulf access minutes from downtown Naples & the beach. Spacious 2BR plus den residence with designer upgrades. Deeded boat docks, pool & spa! Patrick OConnor 239 .293.9411 premiersir.com/211015726 $399 ,000 Marina Cove #103 Nestled at the end of a cul-de-sac, this 1st oor residence oers tranquil views & south exposure. Oered turnkey furnished, 3BR/2BA, screened lanai, tropical landscape, close to pool & clubhouse. Heather Hobrock 23 9.370.3944 premiersir.com/211521419 $2 99,000 Sandpiper Bay #305 Attractively priced 3rd oor 2BR/2BA overlooking a quiet, private preserve. Just minutes to shops, dining & beach. Boat docks for lease or sale, 2 pools and clubhouse. Oered turnkey furnished. Vincent Bandelier 23 9.450.5976 premiersir.com/211520666 $1 61,900Aqualane Shores & Royal Harbor 8
premiersothebysrealty .com Coquina Sands Moorings 9 1752 Gulf Shore Blvd. North Directly on the water, The Casa Bella Vita Model boasts spectacular interior design, 6,008 SF total, beach access. Tom Gasbarro 23 9.404.4883 premiersir.com/210003303 $3 ,495,000 1744 Gulf Shore Blvd. North Private beach access + boat dock. Panoramic views of Hurricane Harbour, lushly landscaped backyard with pool/spa. Heather Hobrock 23 9.370.3944 premiersir.com/210003304 $3 ,295,000 1460 Nautilus Road On a picturesque double lot, 4BR+den custom-built home with fabulous views, chefs kitchen. Sunny patio, pool/spa. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211521688 $2 ,695,000 1720 Gulf Shore Blvd. North Maintenance-free, private enclave of 12 detached grand homes. Private pool/spa, boat slip, gated beach access. Tom Gasbarro 23 9.404.4883 premiersir.com/210002953 $2 ,650,000 1779 Crayton Road Tucked into a cove overlooking Hurricane Harbor, this large, wide water, lot is home ready & has quick Gulf access. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211503982 $2 ,195,000 550 Banyan Blvd. Large, lakefront 5BR/4BA plus 2 half-bath estate home includes a 6-car A/C garage & expanded lap pool on .85 acres. Richard/Susie Culp 23 9.290.2200 premiersir.com/211515885 $1, 995,000 266 Yucca Road Fabulous opportunity to build your dream home. Lot size is 113x197x110x195 Close to beaches, shopping & dining. Linda Perry/Judy Perry 23 9.404.7052 premiersir.com/207026310 $1, 399,500 520 Yucca Road Build your dream home on this lakefront .44 acre lot. Close to the Gulf, beach & Downtown Naples. Richard/Susie Culp 23 9.290.2200 premiersir.com/211515920 $1 ,100,000 1515 Murex Drive Beautiful open oor plan home with sunny interiors, oversized pool & lanai overlooking a manicured landscape. Virginia Amoroso 23 9.860.1099 premiersir.com/211516113 $99 4,999 Del Mar #209 Direct western views from this 2BR/2BA furnished co-op just one block to beach. Western exposure. Reserve funds. Linda Perry/Judy Perry 23 9.404.7052 premiersir.com/208045478 $2 89,500 384 Mooringline Drive Architecturally graceful 2-story 5BR home aords the ultimate in waterfront living. Pool, boat dock with lift. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/212003616 $3 ,795,000 365 Windward Way Located seconds from the Gulf of Mexico with direct access. Commanding views, 100 ft. on the bay, 3BR/3BA + den. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/210030300 $2 ,695,000 520 Portside Drive Newer 4BR/4.5BA+den residence oers a casually elegant decor & open oor plan. Heated pool/spa, outdoor kitchen. Gary L./Je/Becky Jaarda 23 9.248.7474 premiersir.com/212009054 $2 ,495,000 515 Starboard Drive Classic Mediterranean architecture, 2 stories, 5BR/4BA, study, recreation room & theatre. Tropical area with pool. Carolyn Weinand 23 9.269.5678 premiersir.com/211001397 $2 ,350,000 Westgate #W-3 Direct uninterrupted Gulf views. Spacious 3BR/3BA, 50 ft. glass-enclosed lanai. Community pool, steps to the beach. Ruth Trettis 23 9.403.4529 premiersir.com/211519421 $1 ,675,000 Westgate #N3S Updated 3BR/3BA beachfront condominium with spectacular Gulf views. Close to all that downtown Naples has to oer. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/212000250 $1, 495,000 Admiralty Point II #401 Panoramic Bay views, totally renovated in 2011, thoughtfully-planned 3BR/2BA. Miles of beach, boat slips, tennis. Craig Jones 23 9.403.4510 premiersir.com/212005030 $9 75,000 Lausanne #608N Spectacular views from this large 3BR/3BA residence with remodeled kitchen featuring stainless steel appliances. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/211516793 $8 95,000 925 Wedge Drive Park-like stunning golf course views from this beautifully updated 4BR/2.5BA plus family room pool home. Mary Smallwood 239 .293.0349 premiersir.com/212004333 $7 95,000 Lausanne #612S An ideal on-the-beach location. Completely remodeled to the highest standards. Sundeck & pool. Oers are welcome. Michael Jordan 23 9.777.3745 premiersir.com/211521391 $7 69,000 705 Portside Drive Completely renovated 3BR/2BA home with new kitchen & baths. On an oversized lot with pool & privacy landscaping. Karen Van Arsdale 239 .860.0894 premiersir.com/211516639 $75 0,000 Billows #9 Relax and enjoy views of Gulf from this 1st oor, 2 BR, 2BA beach cottage. New windows open to allow in breezes. Michael G. Lawler 23 9.213.7475 premiersir.com/209016232 $7 49,000 Southern Clipper #303 This 3BR/3BA end residence enjoys a lovely view overlooking the Gulf & beautiful beachfront pool. On-site manager. Pat Callis 239 .250.0562 premiersir.com/211013089 $6 95,000 Naples Continental #309 Direct western views of Gulf sunsets, pool and landscaping! Newly remodeled 2BR/2BA. Lease up to 12 times a year. Larry Roorda 23 9.860.2534 premiersir.com/210016281 $5 99,000 Commodore Club #109 Direct Gulf access boat slips available. Beautiful bay views, completely updated 3BR/3BA residence. Walk to beach. Robin/Tim Weidle 23 9.370.5515 premiersir.com/211513182 $5 75,000 Gulf Bay Apartments #103 Ideal for the boater (no bridges to Gulf), 270 feet on the Bay, beach is steps away. Turnkey furnished 2BR/2BA. Beth McNichols 23 9.821.3304 premiersir.com/211505500 $5 49,000 Orleans #310 Beautifully renovated 3rd oor 2BR/2BA residence with fantastic bay views. Sliders open to lanai from bedrooms. Larry Roorda 23 9.860.2534 premiersir.com/212001206 $399 ,000 Harborside Gardens #G-2 Watch the dolphins play from your lanai. Beautiful wide view of Bay from this attractive 1st oor 2BR condominium. Kathryn Tout 23 9.250.3583 premiersir.com/212005228 $3 69,000 Coquina Club #105 Totally renovated, gorgeous furnished & decorated 3BR or 2BR+den 1st oor condominium on the Bay. Docks for lease. Kristin Mikler/Sue Black 23 9.370.6292 premiersir.com/211500999 $3 59,900 Commodore Club #208 Enchanting views of bay and pool, short walk to beach, 2BR/2BA condominium. Direct access docks may be available. Richard/Susie Culp 23 9.290.2200 premiersir.com/211013791 $3 37,000