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Arts previewEvery performance, show and festival you need to know about. C1 The next big thingLocal inventors know tinkering can turn into profits. B1 DATADIVING Call it a sign of the times or simply different tastes between the generations, but most children, according to Naples family wealth consultant Tamara Surratt, just arent interested in their parents things. And as heirs to their familys art collections, most prefer the cold hard cash to a Monet or Warhol above the living room sofa. Its very likely your kids arent going to love your collection, says Ms. Surratt, whose Legacy Family Office firm creates art disposition plans and comprehensive wealth transition plans for multi-generational, high net worth families. I have a couple, a client, who had their children go through the house and pick the art they wanted. The kids picked just two the most expensive pieces. Theyre probably going to sell them when mom and dad are gone. Art collecting it and then protecting it, even after death was the subject of a recent estate-planning program called The Art of Wealth, The Wealth of Art led by Ms. Surratt and including collecting, legal and valuation advice from Naples fine art consultant Barbara Hill, Naples attorney Anne Dalton and Vivian Pfeiffer, a senior vice president for Christies. When asked by Ms. Surratt if they had a disposition plan for their collections, none of the 30 or so audience members, some art collectors MIKE REAGEN IS A GOVERNMENT MAN, ONE WHO BELIEVES GOVERNMENT should be part of the solution, not the problem. But which government: The so-called big government? Not according to the numbers. The numbers say there is no big government in Collier County, contrary to popular belief. Instead, all federal, state and local government agencies together account for only 11.3 percent of the workforce and not quite 14 percent of annual wages, which means 88.7 percent of the 143,000 workers here and more than 86 percent of the annual wages come from private enterprise. But those numbers mean little in a vacuum; and Mr. Reagen, the president and CEO of the Greater Naples Chamber of Dont assume your art collection will be a beloved heirloom ROGER WILLIAMS A2 OPINION A4 HEALTHY LIVING A38 PETS OF THE WEEK A41 BUSINESS B1 NETWORKING B8 REAL ESTATE B11 ARTS C1 EVENTS C6-7 BOOK REVIEW C18 SAVE THE DATE C24-26 SOCIETY C27-29 PRSRT STD U.S. POSTAGE PAID FORT MYERS, FL PERMIT NO. 715 INSIDE Vol. III, No. 19 FREE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011POSTAL CUSTOMER Gnomes in the GardenFamilies will have fun finding fanciful friends in hiding. A26 A 70-year adventureBentley Village lovebirds share their secrets to wedded bliss. A11 i DATED MATERIAL REQUESTED IN-HOME DELIVERY DATE: FEBRUARY 10 2011Research into similar counties could help Collier set course for the futureBY ROGER WILLIAMSrwilliams@ REAGAN SEE DIVING, A8 SEE WEALTH, A9 percent of Collier County workforce in government jobs workers at NCH, Colliers largest employer billion dollars in taxable property in Naples11.3 11.34,000 4,000130 130 SURRATT BY NANCI THEORETSpecial to Florida Weekly GnomesintheGarde n


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At the root of my thinking lies this notion: Everything we do in public life is personal, because everything we do in some way affects everyone else. And it becomes part of the texture and text of our shared lives as Collier County citizens, as Floridians and as Americans. Maybe even as humans. In that sense and in this republic, every one of us is a leader. Drive off the road and die because youre texting on the cell phone? It happened last week in Lee County and that driver was to blame. Its a selfish thing to do, texting while you drive not malicious, but profoundly selfish and were all part of its consequences, eventually. Fire several of your employees because of recession without taking a pay cut yourself? Then fail to look in on them or help them find other work? Youre to blame. Youve proved to be a weak leader and an uncharitable boss. All of us will become part of your greed, eventually. Whine about the lawyers or the politicians or the media? Youre a complainer, not a contributor, and youre to blame (especially if you didnt vote). Well all have to be part of your attitude, eventually.On the brighter sideHelp a school kid understand something? Let the driver trying to reach the exit lane across traffic slip in just in front of you? Send something out of the blue to the oldest relative you have? Pick a couple of the many young men or women wandering through the airport with short hair, duffle bags and camo utility uniforms and buy them a beer or a sandwich? Pay for the groceries of the obviously struggling single mom in the supermarket line in front of you? Tell one good, true story to somebody who listens, and tell it as hard as you can? Thats leadership. Thats text and texture. Far from vanishing stone-like into the vast sea, your public act becomes the next wave rising in the great tide of our lives. Two things happened this week that suggested all this to me two things that reminded me once again that anyone who claims its not personal when he takes an action that has consequences in anybody elses life, is blowing smoke. One, Christina Aguilera bombed the national anthem before the Super Bowl in front of roughly 110 million Americans and foreigners. And two, Gov. Rick Scott introduced a new budget to the state legislature, seeking to cut $4.6 billion from the current $70.3 billion plan. He also proposed $2 billion in property tax cuts, which ups the ante, and suggested doing away with 8,700 state jobs, most of them currently held by Tom, Dick and Harry, or Jane, Janet and Gerri. Not in his office, though. The executive office staff increased, in his new plan. I offer a hats off to both, for taking responsibility. Ms. Aguilera sang The Star Spangled Banner without all the correct words, but she employed every decibel of her big, bluesy tribute voice. In tone and modulation, she acknowledged every female blues singer who ever lived. And she paid stylistic tribute, if faintly, to the most powerful and honest national anthem ever given to an American audience: the Jimi Hendrix national anthem. The late Mr. Hendrix, an Army veteran of the 101st Airborne Division who grew up and served in an apartheid America before the 1964 Civil Rights Act, didnt offer something pretty when he fired up his guitar on Aug.18, 1969, in front of almost 400,000 revelers at Woodstock. His anthem of anguish and courage came with no words at all, unlike Ms. Aguileras. I can only hope that everyone could feel my love for this country and that the true spirit of its anthem still came through, she said, taking responsibility. As for Gov. Scott, whose office telephone number is (850) 488-7146, he says, Hold me accountable. Thats what I like. Along with his amputated budget, the governor also proposes an end to many of about 700 regulations most of those targets as yet unnamed. If youre not rich like the governor, get ready to feel the pinch. Especially if youre one of about 44,000 school children in Collier County, or one of the roughly 85,000 citizens over 65 here, who may need a lot of health care or assisted-living care (a euphemism for nursing home care) in the coming years. Most of the cuts will come from about $24 billion in taxes harvested directly from people in Florida. More than $19 billion of that pays for public education, health care for the old or poor, courts and other services provided traditionally by government, according to the pundits. Makes you wonder what would have happened if the other guys had won the race for governor. But at least theyre taking the responsibility for losing it, along with their consultants. After the election, I sat down with my consultants, and their names were John Walker, James Beam and Jose Cuervo, my Hispanic consultant, Rod Smith told the St. Petersburg Times. Chairman of the Democratic Party in Florida, Mr. Smith was gubernatorial candidate Alex Sinks running mate in November. When I finished with them, I was done with that consultation, he added. So thats whose fault it is: Rod, John, James and Jose. He might not admit it, but I think he should have picked at least one woman to help him through either good times or bad: Marie Brizard (French liqueurs). Fess up, Rod. Or drink up, either one. COMMENTARY Were all part of it, eventually rogerWILLIAMS

PAGE 4 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA4 NEWS WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 PublisherShelley Lundslund@floridaweekly.comManaging EditorCindy Reporters & ColumnistsLois Bolin Susan Powell Brown Bill Cornwell Karen Feldman Artis Henderson Peg Goldberg Longstreth Jim McCracken Kelly Merritt Jeannette Showalter Nancy Stetson Evan Williams Roger WilliamsPhotographersPeggy Farren Bernadette La Paglia Dennis Goodman Marla Ottenstein Charlie McDonald David MichaelCopy EditorCathy CottrillPresentation EditorEric Raddatz eraddatz@floridaweekly.comProduction ManagerKim Boone kboone@floridaweekly.comGraphic DesignersJon Colvin Paul Heinrich Natalie Zellers Dave AndersonCirculation ManagerPenny Kennedy pkennedy@floridaweekly.comCirculationDavid Anderson Paul Neumann Greg TretwoldAccount ExecutivesNicole Masse Cori Higgins Jeff Jerome jjerome@floridaweekly.comBusiness Office ManagerKelli CaricoSales and Marketing AssistantKim RiggiePublished by Florida Media Group LLCPason Gaddis Jeffrey Cull Jim Dickerson Street Address: Naples Florida Weekly 9051 Tamiami Trail North, Suite 202 Naples, Florida 34108 Phone 239.325.1960 Fax: 239.325.1964 Subscriptions:Copyright: The contents of the Florida Weekly are copyright 2011 by Florida Media Group, LLC. No portion may be reproduced without the express written consent of Florida Media Group, LLC.Call 239.325.1960 or visit us on the web at and click on subscribe today.One-year mailed subscriptions: $29.95 in-county$49.95 in-state $54.95 out-of-state OPINION People holding a sign To: America. From: the Egyptian People. Stop supporting Mubarak. Its over! so tweeted my brave colleague, Democracy Now! senior producer Sharif Abdel Kouddous, from the streets of Cairo. More than 2 million people rallied throughout Egypt Tuesday, most of them crowded into Cairos Tahrir Square. Tahrir, which means liberation in Arabic, has become the epicenter of what appears to be a largely spontaneous, leaderless revolution in this, the most populous nation in the Middle East. Defying a military curfew, this incredible uprising has been driven by young Egyptians, who comprise a majority of the 80 million citizens. Twitter and Facebook, and SMS text messaging on cell phones, have helped this new generation to link up and organize, despite living under a U.S.-supported dictatorship for the past three decades. In response, the Mubarak regime, with the help of U.S. and European corporations, has shut down the Internet and curtailed cellular service, plunging Egypt into digital darkness. Despite the shutdown, as media activist and professor of communications C.W. Anderson told me, people make revolutions, not technology. The demands are chanted through the streets for democracy, for self-determination. Sharif headed to Egypt Friday night, into uncertain terrain. The hated Interior Ministry security forces, the black-shirted police loyal to President Hosni Mubarak, were beating and killing people, arresting journalists, and smashing and confiscating cameras. On Saturday morning, Sharif went to Tahrir Square. Despite the SMS and Internet blackout, Sharif, a talented journalist and technical whiz, figured out a workaround, and was soon tweeting out of Tahrir: Amazing scene: three tanks roll by with a crowd of people riding atop each one. Chanting Hosni Mubarak out! Egypt has been the second-largest recipient of U.S. foreign aid for decades, following Israel (not counting the funds expended on the wars and occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan). Mubaraks regime has received roughly $2 billion per year since coming to power, overwhelmingly for the military. Where has the money gone? Mostly to U.S. corporations. I asked William Hartung of the New America Foundation to explain: Its a form of corporate welfare for companies like Lockheed Martin and General Dynamics, because it goes to Egypt, then it comes back for F-16 aircraft, for M-1 tanks, for aircraft engines, for all kinds of missiles, for guns, for teargas canisters (from) a company called Combined Systems International, which actually has its name on the side of the canisters that have been found on the streets there. Hartung just published a new book, Prophets of War: Lockheed Martin and the Making of the Military-Industrial Complex. He went on: Lockheed Martin has been the leader in deals worth $3.8 billion over that period of the last 10 years; General Dynamics, $2.5 billion for tanks; Boeing, $1.7 billion for missiles, for helicopters; Raytheon for all manner of missiles for the armed forces. So, basically, this is a key element in propping up the regime, but a lot of the money is basically recycled. Taxpayers could just as easily be giving it directly to Lockheed Martin or General Dynamics. Likewise, Egypts Internet and cell phone kill switch was enabled only through collaboration with corporations. U.K.-based Vodafone, a global cellularphone giant (which owns 45 percent of Verizon Wireless in the U.S.) attempted to justify its actions in a press release, It has been clear to us that there were no legal or practical options open to Vodafone ... but to comply with the demands of the authorities. Narus, a U.S. subsidiary of Boeing Corp., sold Egypt equipment to allow deep packet inspection, according to Tim Karr of the media policy group Free Press. Karr said the Narus technology allows the Egyptian telecommunications companies ... to look at texting via cell phones, and to identify the sort of dissident voices that are out there. ... It also gives them the technology to geographically locate them and track them down. Mubarak has pledged not to run for reelection come September. But the people of Egypt demand he leave now. How has he lasted 30 years? Maybe thats best explained by a warning from a U.S. Army general 50 years ago, President Dwight D. Eisenhower. He said, We must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. That deadly complex is not only a danger to democracy at home, but when shoring up despots abroad. Amy Goodman is the host of Democracy Now!, a daily international TV/radio news hour airing on more than 800 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.When corporations choose despots over democracyEvery revolution against autocracy is initially stirring. Who wouldnt have cheered when Louis XVI was forced to convene the Estates General, or when a liberal provisional government took over from Czar Nicholas, or when the rank and file of the Shahs army refused to fire on protesters in the streets? All these inspiring events were mere prelude to catastrophe, making the years 1789, 1917 and 1979 synonymous with the onset of tyranny and bloodshed. This is why our applause at the imminent political demise of Egypts Hosni Mubarak should be decidedly provisional. For all his ruinous failings and disgusting crimes, we may miss him when hes gone. In Cairo in 2005, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice famously said that we had pursued stability at the expense of democracy in this region here in the Middle East and we achieved neither. Her statement is now hailed as prescient, but it was wrong by any reasonable standard. During the first three decades of Israels existence, Egypt fought wars with the Jewish state in 1948, 1956, 1967 and 1973. Since the beginning of Hosni Mubaraks presidency in 1981, there have been none. Most of the credit goes to Anwar Sadat, who signed a peace treaty with Israel in 1979 that cost him his life. Yet, a 30-year peace between the largest, most important Arab state and Israel is no small feat of stability. As for democracy, we didnt actively trade it for order, but took Egyptian political culture as we found it. After decades of British occupation, the revolution of 1952 ev entually gave rise to Gamal Abdel Nasser. Historian David Pryce-Jones calls him the first Arab to have created a police state, complete with the whole grim and bloody apparatus of control through bureaucratic terror. Nasser died in 1970, but his system lived on. Egypt has been ruled by emergency decree almost continuously since 1967. The Egyptian police state didnt exist because of American support (initially it was pro-Soviet); we supported it because it existed, and over time became pro-American. What now? It is heartening to see Egyptians revolt against the indignities and misery visited upon them by Mubarak. But marches and riots and even elections are one thing. Creating a functioning, liberal democracy is quite another. Egypt has no experience with true constitutional democracy, and its strongest institution is the relatively Westernized military. We should urge Mubarak to leave without attempting a crackdown that will further radicalize the streets and risk splintering the army (the meltdown of the Iranian army in 1979 was a boon to the ayatollahs). Then, with luck, the military can manage a gradual transition to a more open political system. The Bush administration undertook a push for democratization that created a tentative democracy at a great cost in Iraq, but otherwise petered out. Weirdly, it may be that the slimy anti-American info-activist Julian Assange, by leaking documents detailing the extravagant corruption of Tunisias since-deposed dictator, has inadvertently done more to stoke an Arab Spring. We know how hopeful it is now in its early days; we dont know how its going to turn out. Rich Lowry is editor of the National Review.Egypts ambiguous revolution amyGOODMAN Special to Florida Weekly richLOWRY Special to Florida Weekly GUEST OPINION


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PAGE 6 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA6 NEWS WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 The economy: How America must adapt in order to thriveLearning about the state of our economy and how America can compete in the new global economy is of critical importance to private sector leaders. Thats why the Imagine Solutions Conference is including an insiders analysis of this issue among its session topics. The second annual conference takes place Monday and Tuesday, March 21-22, at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples, Although it is modeled after the TED Conference and the Aspen IDEAS Festival among others, Imagine Solutions incorporates an important additional element: Not only does it feature some of countrys most important thinkers and doers, but it also offers Southwest Floridians the extraordinary opportunity to link learning to leadership. By providing its attendees information, inspiration and interaction, it affords them the chance to develop solutions to critical social issues. The conference debuted last year to universally positive reviews. The 2011 event will follow a similar format, with more than 40 speakers each generally taking 17 minutes to share experiences, data and perspective across seven topic areas. In addition to the Economy session, topics this year are Women in Leadership, Medicine, Energy, Education, Insight & Wisdom and Social Entrepreneurism. Among those appearing are a Mother Teresa laureate; two Nobel Peace Prize nominees; leaders recognized by Time, Fortune, Forbes and other major publications; creators of some of the most innovative concepts SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY PIANIN SCHURENBERG GOOZNER PEEK MATHISEN discuss Americas status among world economies. Tyler Mathisen, CNBC anchor and vice president for strategic editorial initiatives at the network, will moderate. in their area of expertise; and authors of best-selling books across a broad range of subjects. For the session on the economy, a panel of distinguished journalists will The panelists all are affiliated with The Fiscal Times, a digital news publication based in New York, N.Y., and Washington, D.C., that was founded and initially funded by Peter G. Peterson, co-founder of the Blackstone Group, and founder of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation. They include: M errill Goozner, senior Washingt on correspondent for The Fiscal Times, who has written for The New York Times, The Washington Post and the Columbia Journalism Review. Liz P eek, columnist for The Fiscal Times,, The New York Sun and Women on the Web. Eric P ianin, Washington editor to The Fiscal Times, former Washington Post editor and the author of Mirage. Eric Schur enberg columnist for The Fiscal Times, editor-in-chief of and editorial director of Prosperity in the global economy requires re-thinking of standard priorities and practices. At the 2011 Imagine Solutions Conference, this panel of leading journalists will analyze how America needs to adapt so we can thrive in the new economic reality. For more information about the Imagine Solutions Conference and initiatives, together with videos of the 2010 conference and speakers, visit www. or call Beth Oliver at 216-4228.

PAGE 8 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA8 NEWS WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 Commerce, abhors a vacuum. So he adds this information to fill it: In four American counties judged most similar to Collier in wealth, income, population and other factors, Colliers public footprint is the smallest. In Charleston County, S.C., for example, almost 25 percent of annual wages come from public (government) sources. In Lane County, Ore., the figure is about 21 percent. In Sonoma County, Calif., the number is about 17 percent, and in Palm Beach County, its almost 15 percent. How do public and private entities in those counties work together to preserve and increase their wealth, and what might this tell us in Collier County? Nothing yet, because its only a small slice of a much greater data pie still to be served, Mr. Reagen promises. For him, busting the big government myth was just the first step in a new and detailed study he asked researchers at Hodges University and at FGCU to undertake a study comparing Colliers public and private sectors with those of the most similar counties in the United States. Its not the typical activity of a chamber of commerce leader (the breed has been known to run around cackling paradise all day long), but Mr. Reagen is not typical himself. Hes worked for government and academic institutions and has thought broadly from within and without government systems about how to harness a communitys public and private resources, thus adding to its wealth and productivity. Public and private work cultures, he ventures, each form a great circle of community life. Where they intersect, huge business opportunities exist. In the middle of a recession, we should ask ourselves: Are there things theyre doing other communities that we could learn from, or things they do we would like to know about? he wonders. The comparative look relying on detailed data analysis will take a couple of years to complete, he predicts and it could result in an unprecedented communication between Collier officials and business leaders and those elsewhere, all of them attempting to determine best practices. The term describes the precise application of knowledge and technology to economic systems. The next wave of data will come in the next 30 or 40 days, and well roll out a look at the business climate in next couple of months, he explains.The researchers at workMeanwhile, at a chamber-sponsored Wake Up Naples breakfast on Wednesday, Feb. 16, the primary researcher in Mr. Reagens project, Dr. Aysegul Timur, professor and chair of business administration at Hodges University, will introduce a variety of comparative data. Dr. Reagen (he holds a PhD in communications research and social psychology from Syracuse University) came to me and said, We need to do something, Dr. Timur says. He drew me two circles the public and private circles and where they intersect, he said, This is what Im after: everything we can learn about this intersection. Data is just one part of the project, Dr. Timur adds. Everything were doing is aimed at areas of opportunity, chances for the public and private sectors to work together. Thats exactly what drew Dr. Timur to the United States from her native Turkey more than a decade ago, she says, praising the American version of government and business as partners. I believe in the private sector. So this chance to bring the public and private sectors together is a wonderful opportunity, she adds. This is how you create entrepreneurs. Thats the power. For example, those seeking the power need to understand not only that 56 percent of Colliers 337,000 residents remain in the labor force; or that the countys per capita income is $36,387; or that the main employer in Collier is NCH with 4,000 workers; or that the biggest revenue producer is Pacific Tomato Growers with sales of $545.6 million but also how those numbers and facts stack up against other places. The researchers looked at Charleston County, S.C.; Durham County, N.C.; Pinal County, Ariz.; Lane County, Ore.; Polk County, Iowa; Sonoma County, Calif.; and at Marion, St. Lucie and Palm Beach counties here in the Sunshine State. Dr. Timur and her team of researchers are now engaged in contacting each local government and the agencies in it, as well as business leaders in the four most similar counties, to collect data. The 12 counties the team first considered were culled from about 30 cited in such magazines as Fortune and Forbes, Mr. Reagen says. That selection was done in part by Eric Weiss, now studying public administration as a graduate student at Florida Gulf Coast University. We looked at a number of variables, in particular the taxable value (of the county), Mr. Weiss explains. Naples has a really high taxable value. Last time I checked it was $130 billion its gone down since then, but in other counties we examined, some had a value as low as $2 billion. Thats how we excluded some of them. The overall calculating of the data, he adds, took more than a month. If knowledge is power or at least an essential element of best practices this seemingly unique effort by a chamber of commerce and local volunteer talent (the university researchers have offered their efforts without charge or cost to the chamber or the community) might offer private and public leaders advantages they never imagined, as the economic and cultural ground seems to shift under them. In our lifetime, every institution weve grown up with is changing, Mr. Reagen observes. We dont know where its going: media, religion, politics, financial systems, government and so on. So we take data right around us and extrapolate it out approximate data and we make pistol judgments. Were in middle of a restructuring of the whole economy. I dont know what it means, and you dont, either. But were not alone in this. And we might as well learn from each other, and avoid the snapshot data. For example, Mr. Reagen and the researchers decided to look at so-called passive wealth in Collier County, which amounts to 25.08 percent of all income, and then compare it to passive wealth in other counties. None of the other counties report numbers anywhere near the Collier figure. Instead, they range from a low 4.92 percent in Durham County, N.C., to 16.17 percent in Palm Beach County. What does this mean? Mr. Reagen asks in the January issue of the chambers monthly magazine, Business Currents. Simply put, it means a greater portion of earned income in Collier County as a whole comes from non-wage and nonretirement sources (than) any of the other counties in this study. What leaders do with this information remains to be seen. Thats why we started this data investigation to look at facts, to find them first, Dr. Timur explains. The more facts, the fewer assumptions and the less likelihood of mistakes in judgment, the researchers believe. We went to the census, we looked at other data on private companies through Reference USA, a private database I went to the population, the unemployment rate, aggregate household income data and we were able to see the total earnings in those counties plus how interest income or dividend income or rental income affected it, she says. Those are passive incomes. Its important to know how those are structured because we can then see how the economy is distributed across the board. If the stock market remains volatile, she suggests and a significant portion of the local service-oriented economy relies on dividends, for example then government can take steps to support businesses in ways it may not have previously. There is no best way to do this, theres no model already out there, but a model is what we want to emerge from the data, she notes. Were meeting with community leaders, and our goal in a few months is to find models of other counties working well together public-private opportunity models and learn from them. What happens then in Collier County or other American counties paying attention is anybodys guess. Whats happening here now is not a matter of guesswork, but a fact: the creation of a new model a best practice for chambers of commerce aiming to support their business communities, anywhere. DIVINGFrom page A1Alright, we admit it: Theres nothing surprising about chamber of commerce leaders who talk about the virtues of the places they get paid to represent. Which is what Mike Reagan does, too, when he paraphrases former President Ronald Reagan: It can always be morning in Naples. But the brainy Mr. Reagen he holds a doctorate degree in communications research and social psychology from Syracuse University can offer more than mere happy talk (theres also some of that) when he lists his favorite reasons to celebrate Naples. Mr. Reagan likes data. Here, then, is an abridged version of his Top 10 list, complete with data points. 10: Best Beaches Naples 8 miles of beaches rank in the top 10 in Florida and offer 40 access points. 9: Unique Environment 200 species of birds and 600-year-old bald cypress trees in the Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary alone. More than 28,000 trees in Naples 270 landscaped medians. Three community centers. Four parks. Seven neighborhood parks. 8: Good Government No tax increases in two years, no reduction in services, a reduction in property taxes and staff in the city of Naples (which secured a Triple A bond rating and kept a fund balance that was 50 percent of expenditures). More than 200 lane miles of road construction completed since 2000. A state-of-the-art code enforcement and blight prevention program, and local banks that abated all 1,537 code violations on foreclosed properties at their own expense (a total of $1.9 million) before taking title. 7: The Arts They contribute $250 million to the local economy each year. Fifty-four arts groups, eight museums (more than any other city in Florida) and 100 galleries and artist studios. 6: Schools Received an A for the second year in a row. Have 43,000 students from 147 countries of origin speaking 81 distinct languages. A graduation rate of 80 percent (one of the highest in Florida). Home to 16,000 college students at Ave Maria, Edison State, FGCU and Hodges. 5: Affluence Average household income $61,379 (128.4 percent of the state average). 92,000 homes in 540 residential communities. Fewer than 125 people per square mile. 11,000 companies employing 113,079 workers and paying more than $4.5 billion in annual wages. 16 firms with more than 300 employees. 4: Safety Crime went down 17.8 percent in 2009, four times the state average for crime reduction, and the countys crime rate is at the lowest level in 40 years. The Collier County Sheriffs Office is the only one in Florida to partner with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to spot alien criminals and gang members in jails. 3: Health Four health care systems, 1,000 doctors and 246 paramedics in Collier. The highest life expectancy in Florida and the fourth highest in the nation. Naples Community Health Care System ranked first in Florida for cardiology services. 2: Good Samaritans Revenues from 165 nonprofits in Collier County are $3,145 per capita, the highest in Florida. Private foundations in Collier represent 64 percent of all those in Southwest Florida, and they help 73 percent of low-income families. About 81 percent of corporations give to education, 70 percent to health care. 1: Opportunity (and its challenge) Collier County is rated high or at the top by a number of scholars and analysts as a place to live, especially for retirees (who number 30 percent of the population). Top 10 things to love about NaplesBY ROGER WILLIAMSrwilliams@ TIMUR in the know COURTESY OF BUSINESS CURRENTS, A PUBLICATION OF THE GREATER NAPLES CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 11.3% of workers in Collier County are employed by federal, state and local government


NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 NEWS A9 Technologies described are examples only and not necessarily offered by CenturyLink or available in all areas if offered. 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The name CenturyLink and the pathways logo are trademarks of CenturyLink, Inc. CenturyLink we care about technology. More importantly, we care about reaching across the nation to connect us all to what matters most. Each other. So our advanced technologies deliver broadband, entertainment and voice for your life.Naples 6438 Naples Blvd. | 239.596.6220 (SW corner of Naples Blvd and Airport Pulling Rd) and a few artists, raised their hand. She explained the tax implications of various scenarios, including federal estate taxes as high as 35 percent for estates valued above $5 million and the 28 percent capital gains tax paid by collectors should they sell their pieces. She also said heirs eager to settle an estate can lose up to 70 percent of a collections value after taxes and transaction fees in a hurried auction. The IRS wants their tax revenue, Ms. Surratt said. For many collectors and their heirs, charitable donations offer the best tax breaks and future for collections and allow them to be enjoyed in a public place. Ms. Hill urged new collectors to take baby steps, doing their homework to learn about their favored artist or style. Explore and learn, she offered. Visit museums and galleries, go on art tours and attend lectures and seminars. She also noted that even the most impressive collections arent limited to high-worth individuals, signaling out PBS documentary subjects Herb and Dorothy Vogel, who started their contemporary collection decades ago on their postal worker and librarian salaries. They collected what they could afford and would fit in their tiny New York apartment, she said. Today its one of the most important collections of contemporary works. By donating their collection to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, Ms. Hill said, the Vogels practiced her credo of being stewards for future generations. Share your art, she urged. Open your home to other collectors and tours, and loan your collection to a credible museum. Those moves even have the potential for increasing a collections value by adding to its provenance, a historic pedigree that appraisers and other collectors consider when valuing a work.Art as investmentArt is increasingly being looked at as a potential investment. In the past the wealthy had racehorses and yachts, Ms. Hill said. Now theyre buying art because it can appreciate in value. Ms. Dalton offered a legal perspective into the art world, discussing a littleknown copyright law that prevents art from being photographed and used in other mediums and federal legislation passed in 1990 that prevents owners from altering any piece. She also pointed out those commissioning an original piece should be mindful of Max Factor, whose work by Frank Stella was later duplicated exactly by the artist a provision not spelled out in their contract. Mrs. Pfeiffer also touched upon some of the legal concerns facing collectors. Even art purchased in good faith can later be determined not to be painted by Mary Cassatt or Canaletto with no compensation for the buyer. She also said pieces seized illegally have to be returned, using as an example Nazi pilfering of private art collections during World War II. Mrs. Pfeiffer, who specializes in South American art and is an avid collector, said would-be collectors should consider the six determinants of value: quality, condition, rarity, fashion, freshness and provenance. While Old Masters can be, and often are, restored or relined without affecting value, contemporary pieces should be left untouched; and although its acceptable to replace hardware or restore French furniture, American furniture is considered more valuable if it shows wear. Freshness is also super important, she noted. People love to see pieces that havent seen the light of day in a long time; maybe theyve been in a private collection the past 40 years. Just like fashion, the popularity of art and artists also goes in and out of favor. Big now is Andy Warhol, whose Liz 1963, which sold for $3.6 million in 2001 and fetched $23.6 million just six years later. Right now, everyone wants Warhol, said Mrs. Pfeiffer. And de Kooning went through a major movement a few years ago. There really is no such thing as an art market. Each sector performs different at different rates, she continued. Following the big Wall Street decline in 2008, some sectors experienced a deeper decline than others. Latin American art didnt. We had record sales that year. No matter a collectors stage in the process whether a newcomer or pro Ms. Hill reiterated the age-old art adage: Buy what you love. Even if your kids dont. WEALTHFrom page A1HILL DALTON PFEIFFER >> Women and Philanthropy, the next in a series of wealth continuity seminars >> Who: Legacy Family Of ce >> When: Tuesday, Feb. 15 >> Where: Naples Bay Resort >> Info: For reservations or more information, contact Jackie Gregory at 261-9612 or JGregory@legacyfamilyof in the know Share your art ... Open your home to other collectors and tours, and loan your collection to a credible museum. Barbara Hill, Naples fine art consultant


HYPOXI combines cardio exercise with high and low pressure to intensify blood circulation in targeted areas, allowing the body to burn fat in problem areas. NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 NEWS A11 Frank Provenzano first laid eyes on the love of his life when he saw her at a birthday party. He swears to this day that he knew, even then, that she was the one. As he tells the story, he laughs and looks over at his Phyllis in the living room of their apartment at Vi at Bentley Village. She was 16 and had a Gypsy costume on at the party. She immediately caught my eye, he says. I was a palm reader, and his hands were very calloused, so I told him he would be nothing more than a ditch digger, she says. Little did she know that those hands would one day wear a wedding ring for 70 years. On a cold December day in Cincinnati, 16 months after they met, Frank and Phyllis became Mr. and Mrs. Provenzano. Right after that, they boarded a train for Newark, Ohio. Frank had received a promotion from the railroad company he worked for and needed to report for his new position the following day. Living off $27 a week, the couple settled happily into married life. They welcomed a daughter and then, like all Americans during that era, their life changed on Dec. 7, 1941, with the attack on Pearl Harbor. When Frank shipped off to the war six months later, Phyllis was expecting their second child. I wrote Frank a letter every day that he was gone, she says. I knew this would help him get through his time away from home, and it made me feel close to him even though he was thousands of miles away. He didnt see his second born until she was 1 years old, so most of the letters were about his two daughters. The collection of letters, poems and cards between them cover 70 years of their life. Dear Frank, It was a rainy winter evening When we took that special vow. I loved you so that evening, And I love you much more now. A dark and rainy evening, We set out in the rain. We didnt take a Honeymoon, Instead we took the train, And just kept right on moving until we landed here. And home is where my heart is, And its right here with you dear. Love, PhyllisFrank made it through the war safely and returned home to regain his position and achieve a successful career with a railroad company. I started off as a messenger boy, worked hard, got my degree, gained experience and retired as a vice president, he says. Holding his wifes hand, he adds, Phyllis supported me and stood by my side throughout my entire career. I owe my success to her. Eleven cities, World War II, three children (another daughter), seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren later, the Provenzanos live a happy, active life. We contribute our longevity to being very active, lots of laughter and plenty of l ove, Phyllis says. Weve traveled around the world and to almost every state in the union, so weve seen a lot. But what matters most is our family, faith and love for one another. The Provenzanos just returned from their 11th cruise to the southern Caribbean, a celebration of their 70th wedding anniversary. When asked what makes for a happy marriage, neither hesitates to disclose what contributed to 70 years of wedded bliss: The answer is simple, says Frank. Every day is interesting and never boring. Always look forward to your next adventure, and conquer it as a couple. 70 years later, couple says marriage is an adventure they conquer together BY MARJORIE JOHNSONSpecial to Florida Weekly Always look forward to your next adventure, and conquer it as a couple. Frank Provenzano


MODEL AND INFORMATION CENTER12276 Tamiami Trail East, Suite 501, Naples, Florida 34113 (239) 206-2646 or toll-free (866) 986-9690 The Arlington of Naples welcomes those of all faiths, beliefs and tradi ons. Located on Tamiami Trail, across from the Lely Freedom Horses Monument. Open 8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and Sundays by appointment. I thought we were just going to sh. But I caught so much more. ont get me wrong. I love shingalways have. Even when I arrive home empty handed. Yet these days, its not just the next catch Im looking for. Now, I look forward to catching some extra special time with my grandson. Sure, we may hook a few. But mostly, its what we dont reel in that winds up being the greatest gift of all. Talking. Laughing. Digging our toes in the sand. Just looking out over the water. I guess thats how Id describe my entire outlook on life now that Ill be moving to The Arlington of Naples. Its a new choice in retirement living thats given me a new way to look at things. And the opportunity to enjoy them all. Sure has opened my eyes. One thing is for certain. Ill never arrive home empty handed again. D NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA12 NEWS WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 The Animal Specialty Hospital of Florida, on track to open mid-March, will be the only 24/7 animal emergency hospital serving Collier County and the only specialty/referral hospital of its kind in Southwest Florida. The Collier County Commission has approved the specialty veterinary hospital as part of a job creation project spearheaded by the Economic Development Council of Collier County. Acting as an extension of and partnering with the primary care veterinarian, The Animal Specialty Hospital of Florida will deliver state-of-the-art, compassionate care at 10130 Market St. in Naples, just off Interstate 75 at exit 101. In its first three years, the 7,350square-foot center will employ at least 28 people with an average wage of $55,000. Board-certified specialists in the following fields will see appointments by referral from the patients primary care veterinarian only: Neurology/neurosurgery Orthopedic surgery General surgery Internal medicine Critical care Physical rehabilitation Oncology Much like their counterparts that care for humans, the hospital will never close, and its specialists will be on-call 24 hours a day, seven days a week for consultations. A board-certified radiologist will be available on a consultation basis. This facility will fulfill a critical need for advanced pet health care in the region, says founding member Dr. Michelle Carnes. A partnership between the primary care veterinarian and the specialist can provide top-notch care for pets while maximizing quality of life through periods of illness, she adds. The following services will be provided at night and on the weekends/holidays: Walk-in emergency services In-patient/critical case management and hospitalization Advanced life support including mechanical ventilation Emergency surgery The hospital will have: Specialty care wards, including a full-service ICU Three surgical suites A rehabilitation center A high-field MRI A helical CT Digital radiography Ultrasound and endoscopic procedures An in-house laboratory The only other facility that has such advanced scan equipment is at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Collier County Commission Chairman Fred Coyle says. Having a hospital of this caliber in Naples will be a draw for residents here and throughout the state as well as other businesses related to veterinary care. In addition to Dr. Carnes, who has been in private practice in Fort Lauderdale and is board-certified in veterinary neurology/neurosurgery, other founding members include Dr. Ashley Ayoob, who became board-certified in critical care/ emergency medicine and internal medicine at the Animal Medical Center in New York City; Dr. Marc Havig, a boardcertified veterinary surgeon who grew up in Naples and is a graduate of Naples High School; and Eric Carnes, a Florida native who will serve as hospital administrator. Our goal is to offer pet owners the same level of medical care for their pets as they receive themselves, says Dr. Havig.About the EDCThrough a combination of local and state incentives, the EDC offers programs that appeal to businesses and will create highwage jobs in Collier County. Established in 2003, the Collier County Economic Stimulus Program supports both the expansion of existing industry and the recruitment of new industry to Collier County. Eligible companies must be in an EDC-approved target industry, create a minimum number of new jobs, generate a minimum of 50 percent of the companys revenue from outside Collier County and meet minimum average wage requirements for new and existing employees. For more information, call the EDC at 263-8989 or send an e-mail to Specialty veterinary hospital coming soonThe League of Women Voters of Collier County invites the public to its Lively League session a precursor to the general meeting on Monday, Feb. 14, at the Hilton Naples. Beginning at 10:30 a.m., Lively League will consist of a discussion to help shape the leagues position on what should be included in a charter for Collier County, should charter government be proposed once more. Collier County is the largest non-charter county in Florida. The local leagues Charter Government Committee has spent several years studying the features of Floridas charter counties and evaluating them against non-charter counties in at attempt to answer the question: Why have 20 counties, representing 75 percent of Floridas population, elected to implement charters? Some of the topics to be discussed at the consensus meeting will include the process for developing a charter proposal and other specific issues such as term limits. Visit for materials to print, read and study before taking part in the Lively League discussion.General meetingThe leagues regular meeting begins at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 14. Meeting attendance is free; optional lunch at noon is $20 for league members and $25 for others. The program will be a panel discussion about girls in Floridas juvenile justice system, with a focus on Collier County. Panelists are the Hon. Lauren Brodie, 20th Circuit judge and Collier County Juvenile Court judge; Connie Kelley, Collier County chief assistant public defender; Michell McCarthy, acting South Region commitment chief, Florida Department of Juvenile Justice; and Tammy Wilson, assistant state attorney and lead attorney for the Collier County Juvenile Justice Department. For luncheon reservations or more information, call 263-4656 or visit League plans lively discussion of charter form of government SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY


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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA14 WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 513-9004 HELP@JUBILEENAPLES.COMBRAND NEW STATE OF THE ART FACILITY LOCATED NEXT TO STAPLES IN THE COSTCO SHOPPING CENTER. A Doctors Confession to the City of Naples And why, despite all, I still do what I doDear Friend, Confessions are tough, really tough. But I want my confession to set the record straight. Before I talk about my confession, though, let me say a few other things rst. Let me start by explaining the photo in this letter. You know, when I meet people in town they usually say, Oh, yeah, I know you, Ive seen your ad with that picture of you and the cute little boys. Well that is me with my family. Years ago something happened to me that changed my life forever. Let me tell you my story. Back then I was a teenager with learning disabilities, serious health problems and horrible back pains. In my case it came on gradually throughout my life. You see I had a serious injury at birth and grew up taking lots of drugs and seeing lots of doctors that didnt seem to help me. en in high school I had a serious sports injury that almost took my life. But, theres more My mothers friend had tried for over a year to get my mom to take me to her doctor. Finally, after my injury my mom decided we had no other options (other than more drugs). is new doctor did an exam, took some lms, and then adjusted my spine. e adjustment didnt hurt, it actually felt great. To me, that day was truly a miracle in my life. My learning disabilities, health problems, and pains decreased immediately! Oh, did I mention that this doctor was a chiropractor? It worked so well for me, and I was so impressed with the other awesome results I saw in her oce, that I eventually went to chiropractic school myself. Now as for my family and my wife Erin, I was able to check their delicate little bodies and spines immediately. I feel condent knowing they started out this life with the best potential for health and could start out life so dierent than I had to begin mine. ank God that I know some things that my parents didnt. Getting to check children from the start has amazing long lasting eects. at is what I call prevention. at seems like a small thing, but it makes a huge dierence to them. Its strange how life is, because now people come to see me with their health problems. ey come to me with headaches, migraines, chronic pain, neck pain, shoulder/arm pain, injuries from car accidents, backaches, ear infections, asthma, allergies, numbness in limbs, athletic injuries, just to name a few. Several times a day patients thank me for helping them with their health problems. But I cant really take the credit. My confession is that Ive never healed anyone of anything. What I do is give specic scientic spinal adjustments, exercises and other rehab to remove nerve pressure, and the body responds by being able to function properly. We get tremendous results. Its as simple as that! Being a chiropractor can be tough, because theres a host of unqualied experts out there. ey tell people a lot of things that are just plain ridiculous, misleading and false about my profession. In May of 2009 Consumer Reports reported that Chiropractic was the #1 treatment for back pain. is was a poll of 14,000 people! Regardless of your beliefs or skepticism the results and research keeps speaking that chiropractic is tough to beat if you want RESULTS and SATISFACTION. Also conventional drugs and back surgery were rated very low in satisfaction. Consumer Reports even suggested you use caution with these treatments (remember Consumer Reports is non-biased to protect you, the consumer). Are you listening?Look, it shouldnt cost you an arm and a leg to correct your health. So what I will do is do is give you a chance to see if we are right for you. If you are suering with pain or just want to sit and talk with me about your health issues you can schedule a consultation to discuss it with me at NO CHARGE. en I am oering an extensive new patient exam including, postural, neurological and orthopedic examinations and xrays for $67! is is usually $ please take advantage of this oer it will expire February 28th. and I dont want you to miss out. Please, I hope that theres no misunderstanding about quality of care just because I have a lower exam fee. Youll get great care at a great fee. My qualications Im a Summa cum Laude graduate of Life University and Cum Laude graduate of Auburn University. I just have that low exam fee to determine IF I can help you. My assistants are Laura and Jennifer and they are really awesome! Our oce is both friendly and warm and we try our best to make you feel at home. Our oce is called e patient or any other person responsible for payment has a right to refuse to pay, to cancel payment or to be reimbursed for payment for any other service, examination or treatment which has been performed as a result of and within 72 hours of responding to advertisement of the free service, examination or treatment. Oer does not apply to Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare or Champus.Representatives of the City of Naples Airport Authority met with the Federal Aviation Administration in Atlanta last week to identify the next steps in establishing formal air traffic control procedures to help minimize noise in neighborhoods surrounding Naples Municipal Airport. Executive Director Ted Soliday and Director of Airport Development Erv Dehn made the trip with consultant Ted Baldwin, senior vice president of Harris Miller Miller & Hanson, a Massachusetts firm that specializes in noise control, airport and airspace planning, and environmental consulting. They met with FAA staff to request advice in developing and implementing departure and arrival procedures that would help keep aircraft over preferred flight corridors at the highest feasible altitudes. For takeoffs, the focus is on standard instrument departure procedures that minimize flights over the most noisesensitive areas. For landings, constant descent angles are being considered, rather than the current stair-step approach that brings aircraft in lower and requires higher power settings and frequent power changes. Throttle changes make you notice sound, Mr. Baldwin says. Decibels dont tell the whole story. During our Atlanta meetings, we were pleased to learn that the FAAs national priorities and our goals overlap, and that proven technologies are available for application at Naples, Mr. Soliday says. This process will take considerable time, but we are now better prepared to move forward efficiently and effectively. Naples Municipal Airport is a certificated air carrier airport run with revenue generated from its operations. It is home to flight schools, air charter, aviation and nonaviation businesses as well as fire/rescue services, mosquito control, car rental agencies and the Collier County Sheriffs Aviation Unit. During the 2009-2010 fiscal year, the airport accommodated 86,000 takeoffs and landings. The Florida Department of Transportation values the airports annual economic impact at more than $120 million. For more information, visit Dispose of your old, outdated bank stat ements and checks, mort gage contracts and auto leases, legal agreements and other sensitive paperwork safely and securely by taking it to a shred party from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at Iberiabank at 2150 Goodlette-Frank Road. In addition to a truck from the ShredIt Company, representatives from various community organizations will be on hand with information about identify theft, recycling, fire safety and more. Live entertainment and refreshments will also be provided. For more information, call Iberiabank at (800) 682-3231. Naples Municipal Airport officials meet with FAAGet rid of sensitive papers at shred partySPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY


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Tickets are $35 and can be purchased by calling (239) 454-2067.Barbary Coast Dixieland BandFebruary 17 at 7:30 p.m. The Island at Shell PointThe Barbary Coast Dixieland Band has been performing for 40 years, was elected into the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame, and rated among the nest Dixieland Bands in the country. The band plays everywhere from paddleboats in Mississippi to Nagasaki, Japan. The group is comprised of six talented musicians who play 18 instruments, and who are such versatile musicians, that they occasionally swap instruments on stage without missing a note. Tickets for this concert are currently on sale for $15 each. To purchase tickets please call (239) 454-2067.The National Christian ChoirSaturday, February 19 at 7:15 p.m. Sunday, February 20 at 6:15 p.m. The Island at Shell PointFrom our nations capital, under the direction of Dr. C. Harry Causey, The National Christian Choir will be in concert at Shell Point. Founded in 1984 by its current Music Director, C. Harry Causey, the NCC is comprised of over 150 singers from more than 100 different churches throughout the greater Washington, DC area. In addition to their live presentations throughout the US and abroad, the choirs library of recordings are widely received. Tickets are $10 and can purchased by calling (239) 454-2147.Shell Point Tropical Open HouseThursday, February 24 from 10:00am to 3:00pmShell Point Retirement Community will host a Tropical themed Open House welcoming guests to come on-site and tour the community, while taking the opportunity to learn more about the services and amenities offered in the Resort Style Lifecare community. There will be several activities occurring during this event as well, including water-skiers, synchronized swimmers, musical performances and more. 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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYNEWS TW0 A33NEWSOutdoors Healthy Living Musings WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011Make a date for Valentines at Rookery BayThe Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center offers two-for-one admission from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Valentines Day, Monday, Feb. 14. The Touch Tank presentation at 11 a.m. will focus on reproduction and how to tell the difference between male and female crabs. The 2 p.m. naturalist-led discussion will be about sea turtles. The nature trail, aquariums, interactive exhibits, Art Gallery and gift shop will be open. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children ages 6-12 (free for members). The learning center is at 300 Tower Road, on the way to Marco Island. For more information, call 417-6310 or visit Preserve has free nature talksThe Naples Preserve and Eco-Center presents free nature talks at 11 a.m. Tuesdays. Visitors are welcome to explore the boardwalk after the lecture. Coming up Feb. 15: Ranger Carolyn Shaw of Delnor-Wiggins State Park will discuss the park. And on Feb. 22: Victor Hill of the Florida Division of Foresty will discuss wildfires and prescribed burns. Naples Preserve and Eco-Center is at 1690 Tamiami Trail N. For more information, call 261-4290. Paddle the river at C-S state parkLearn about mangrove estuaries while canoeing the Blackwater River accompanied by a guide at Collier-Seminole State Park. Trips take place from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (no trips Feb. 11-12). This is a great adventure for ages 6 and older. Cost is $25, and there is a limit of 16 people per trip. Paddlers ages 12 and older can experience the sounds and shadows of the river by moonlight during guided tours from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 15-16, and Wednesday and Thursday, March 16-17 (weather permitting). Cost is $30 per person, and participation is limited to 12. All equipment is provided. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 394-3397. Entrance to the park is at 20200 Tamiami Trail E., eight miles south of County Road 951 (Collier Boulevard). The Conservancy of Southwest Florida released its 2011 Estuaries Report Card at a press conference held on Feb. 3. Of the 10 estuaries studied, from Venice in the north to Everglades City in the south, not one fully met state water quality standards. The report card assesses estuary conditions and makes recommendations of 10 steps to help save Southwest Floridas waters. Issued every five years, it is important to policymakers, who can use the data to make decisions concerning Southwest Florida waterways, as well as for citizens, who can make a difference in their own backyards, said Jennifer Hecker, director of natural resources for the Conservancy. The findings also reinforce the need to establish quantifiable numeric nutrient standards for our waterways the first step toward identifying and addressing the nutrient pollution fouling our waters, Ms. Hecker said. Conservancy staff utilized research and scientific data to analyze the following watersheds: Coastal Venice, Lemon Bay, Charlotte Harbor, Pine Island Sound, Caloosahatchee River, Estero Bay, Wiggins Pass/Cocohatchee, Naples Bay, Rookery Bay and Ten Thousand Islands. Each of the 10 watersheds was assigned two grades, one based on wildlife habitat and one on water quality. Of the 20 scores, there were two As and nine Ds. When it comes to water quality, Florida has a lot of homework to do, Andrew McElwaine, Conservancy president and CEO, said. These grades should be unacceptable to any citizen. The good news, he added, is that the report outlines 10 action items for policy makers and citizens to implement that will improve water quality in our estuaries. We must each do our part. Clean and abundant water is our most precious resource. The BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill raised global awareness of the significance of estuaries, where nearly 75 percent of the commercially and recreationally important species of fish and shellfish spend part of their lives. From tourism, to job creation and recreation, water is vital to the Florida economy, particularly in Southwest Florida. Yet 97 percent of bays and estuaries and 42 percent of streams in Florida are in poor shape, identified as potentially not safe for swimming and/or fishing, Mr. McElwaine said. In November 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency established final standards that set numeric limits on the amount of nutrient pollution allowed in Floridas inland waters to reduce water pollution that causes harmful algae blooms the thick, green muck that fouls clear water and produces toxins harmful to humans, animals and ecosystems. The blooms are caused by nitrogen and phosphorus, called nutrients, contained in wastewater, urban storm water runoff and excess fertilizer that flow into waterways. The 2011 Estuaries Report Card five-page executive summary and the full 251-page report including the 10 steps to save Southwest Floridas waters can be viewed at Report Card indicates a lot of homework to do UNITED ARTS COUNCIL/ROOKERY BAY PHOTOGRAPHY WINNERS COURTESY PHOTOSThe top prize winners from 137 entries in the annual United Arts Council/Rookery Bay photography exhibition were announced at t he opening reception on Feb. 3. Laurie Meehan-Elmer of Seminole, Fla., won first place and $1,500 for Wave 101 (left); Chad Ande rson of Big Pine Key earned second place and $1,000 for Blue at Dusk (center); and Marc Damon of Estero took home third place and $50 0 for Turner River II (right). Clyde Butcher served as juror for the exhibit, which will hang at the Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center through April 1. 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PAGE 37 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA38 NEWS WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 TO YOUR HEALTH As uncertain as the future of U.S. health care might be, two things are irrefutable: First, we cannot sustain a national health-care system where costs grow faster than the economy. And second, health-care organizations that fail to adapt quickly to change will find themselves on the outside, looking in. These were major themes at a national Governance Institute meeting in Naples last week. Among those attending were NCH board members Kay Gow, Tom Gazdic and Joe Perkovich, and leadership team members Kevin Cooper, Jim Martin and me. A few of the topics were admittedly foreboding: The Tsunami After the Earthquake: Riding the Tidal Wave of Reform to an Optimistic Future in Healthcare Reform; This Will Hurt: A Healthcare Perspective From Moodys; The New Business Model in Healthcare: Next Steps; and Telling It Like It Is: Positive Actions for Negative Times. Yet we emerged from the meeting more confident than ever that, while we still have much to accomplish at NCH and will clearly undergo continued change, were doing the right things to respond to the healthcare challenges that confront us and to meet the needs of the people of Southwest Florida. Here are some of the more important things many of which echo our work at NCH that we learned: Dean Klasko of the University of South Florida said this is the first year that no USF medical school graduates planned to go into traditional private practice. Not one. Rather, all have chosen an employment or a clinical partnership model. Monetary rewards for improvements in quality for physicians or hospitals will come from funds taken from poor performers. Payments will be redirected, because there will be no increase in total government outlays for health care. To thrive in a globally competitive environment, the U.S. must have transformation, not just reform. This change will require collaboration among patients, physicians, hospitals Examining the new realities in health care allenWEISS HEALTHY LIVINGTake a dose of Renaissance Academy nutrition seriesThe Renaissance Academy of FGCU presents Nutrition for a New Age, a series of programs continuing from 1:30-3 p.m. Thursdays at the FGCU Naples Center. Topics by date are: Brainy Nutrition, Feb. 10; Eating for Energy, Feb. 17; Supplement Savvy, Feb. 24 and Healing Foods, March 3. The FGCU Naples Center is at 1010 Fifth Ave. S. For more information, call 434-4737 or visit www.fgcu. edu/racademy. Type O blood in demandCommunity Blood Center in Collier and southern Lee counties has put out the call for types O-positive and O-negative blood. Donors are urged to visit CBC donation centers or the bloodmobile to help replenish supplies. In Naples, the blood center is at 311 Ninth St. N. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday. Call 436-5455. The Bonita Springs center is at 9170 Bonita Beach Road. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday. Call 495-1138. For a complete list of times and locations for the bloodmobile, visit Hadassah sponsors womens health dayThe Collier County Chapter of Hadassah is sponsoring its annual Womens Health Education Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 21, at the Club at Olde Cypress. Dr. Jerry Kumin, who practiced internal medicine and nephrology for 35 years and has focused his practice on health without medication, will present Live Your Life. Dr. Tom Hudson a radiologist and former head of Womens Imaging at Naples Diagnostic Imaging Center, will present Breast Cancer: SelfCare and Prevention. Tickets are $25 and include lunch. Everyone is welcome. For reservations, call Rhonda Brazina at 3258694 or Ida Margolis at 963-9347. Womens health expert, author will discuss joyUnity of Naples will present New York Times best-selling author Dr. Christiane Northrup in a discussion about The Healing Power of Joy and Pleasure at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, at 2000 Unity Way. A book signing will follow her presentation.SEE STRAIGHT, A39 SEE FIFTY, A40 STRAIGHT TALK SEE HEALTH, A39 W hen your vehicle reaches 100,000 miles, most manufacturers recommend taking it in for a complete tune-up. Dr. Michael Wang suggests to his patients that they think of their 50th birthdays as a good time for the ,000-mile check-up. Fifty years of age or 100,000 miles, so to speak is when you see things really start to go wrong, says Dr. Wang, who practices with Millennium Physician Group in Naples. A lot of these medical issues could be asymptomatic, meaning you dont know there is anything wrong. It is best to have a complete physical.So why is 50 the magic number? Mostly it has to do with statistics, says Dr. Luis Pozniak, one of Dr. Wangs colleagues at the Naples practice. Population studies tend to go by decades the 40s, 50s and 60s. Based on those studies, age 50 is the line of demarcation when your risk of health problems and disease increases exponentially. Patients should get their blood pressure, cholesterol and blood glucose levels checked every year by age 50, Dr. Wang says. The goal of every physician is preventive medicine, he adds. As people age, their cholesterol starts to creep up. Their blood pressure and blood sugar start creeping up, too. If we catch this early enough, we can often prevent it from getting worse. Fifty is also the recommended age for many screening exams for both men and women. ColonoscopyOne important test and probably the least favorite of patients is the colonoscopy. About 90 percent of colorectal cancers occur in people 50 and older, and colorectal cancer is the second most common deadly cancer for men and women in our country, Dr. Pozniak says. Drs. Pozniak and Wang say they completely understand why patients hesitate to get the exam. Its an invasive procedure that involves inserting a tube in the rectum to look for polyps that can be cancerous or lead to colon cancer. Women tend to deal better because most have been getting pap smears for years and are more used to an Nifty FiftyCelebrate the milestone birthday with a comprehensive physical a t h e e f s u o g l u p s e b e o u n g a g ic i th ui s g s st T h su su up t h w ve w re fo i n m C t b i t


Due to the increasing need for specialized pediatric services in Collier, Lee, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties, we are responding. A new state-of-the-art facility will be constructed at HealthPark Medical Center in South Fort Myers. Our new Childrens Hospital of Southwest Florida will house 148 beds and all of the ancillary specialty services to treat the most critically ill children and their families. Please join us as we embark on this amazing journey of hope and care for the children of Southwest Florida. For more information on how you can help save a childs life, please call 239-343-6950, or visit Childrens Hospital of Southwest Florida is Growing. HealthyFitt We offer Exclusive Fitness Programs for: WffEFPf Dr. Northrup is an internationally known expert on womens health and wellness and on medicine and healing that acknowledges the unity of the mind and body. She practiced obstetrics and gynecology for more than 25 years and has been featured on the Oprah Winfrey Show, the Today show, the NBC Nightly News and The View, among others. Seating is limited. General admission is $50 per person; VIP tickets are $125 and include a VIP reception with Dr. Northrup at 5:30 p.m. and premium seating at her presentation. For more information, call Unity of Naples at 775-3009 or e-mail Classes for the visually impairedLighthouse of Collier Inc., Center for Blindness and Vision Loss collaborates with the Division of Blind Services to present classes for those who are going blind or having vision loss. Classes take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Monday and Thursday at Lighthouse of Collier, 424 Bayfront Place. Lighthouse of Collier Inc. also has magnifiers and optical character readers available to the public for evaluation from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. For more information, call 430-3934 or visit NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 A39 HEALTHFrom page A38STRAIGHTFrom page A38NORTHRUP and insurers. Non-collaborative, standalone providers will perish, while mature, integrated systems and multi-specialty, technologically sophisticated groups will flourish. Technology will be a game-changer. Open communication succeeds; selective disclosure fails. In order for us to thrive, fixed costs (buildings and equipment, for example) and variable costs (supplies) must decline. Resource management must be everyones responsibility. Size and good governance matter. Dynamic boards will import fresh ideas from other industries and countries to enhance U.S. health care. Larger organizations can negotiate better contracts, be more market relevant, more efficient/effective and command a bigger, positive voice in their communities. The new reality in health care and at NCH was best summed up by Dr. Atul Gawande in a New Yorker magazine essay: The goals of lower cost and higher quality will ultimately be driven by an attitude and culture that values change and innovation and places the patient at the center of every organizational decision. This is NCH.


4980 Bayline Drive, North Fort Myers, FL 33917 239.656.2300 | www.LCEC.netWith the LCEC kiloWATCH tool, the power to manage your electric usage and savings is just a few clicks away. You can track daily energy usage and also see an approximate dollar amount spent for a particular day. Plus, you can sign up to be alerted when your usage reaches a threshold that you set. Visit our website and click on the View Daily Energy Usage button for all the details. Its all very empowering. Recent studies compiled at Harvard Medical School and noted in the schools December 2010 newsletter suggest that yoga has an upbeat effect on a variety of heart issues. Among those effects are that yoga can: reduces high blood pressure, ease palpitations, enhance cardiac rehabilitation and lower cardiovascular risk factors such as cholesterol levels, blood sugar and stress hormones. These finding are amazing to many in the West who have come to rely solely upon pills and traditional medical remedies. Many baby boomers are suspicious, still connecting yoga to the hippie-dippy days of the Beatles and bra burning. But yogas benefits are no surprise to practitioners East and West (and in Naples) who have discovered better heath and peace of mind through yogas various forms. More and more, the scientific community is embracing Eastern, nonreligious practices for health. Harvard Medical School has been a leader in this field of study, going back more than 35 years to the breakthrough book titled The Relaxation Response by Dr. Herbert Benson, a heart surgeon. Dr. Benson took a look at Indian monks and their amazing abilities to control physical functions. Over the years, more and more studies have focused on everyday people who use forms of breathing, meditation, relaxation and mindfulness for health benefits. Now they even look inside the brain and see changes relating to physical health taking place as a direct result of these practices. But all the researchers can do is recommend yoga. If you want to experience yogas health benefits, what do you do? I think the Harvard newsletter advice is perfect: Attending a general yoga class populated by fit 30-somethings who expect a good workout can be a disheartening introduction. If you are a few gray hairs beyond 30, look for a gentle yoga class that includes the full package poses, breathing and meditation. I would add the importance of finding a teacher who embraces the breathing and meditation (or mindfulness) practice. For practitioners of any age, the payoffs of yoga can truly be life-saving Its never too late to experience benefits of yogainvasive screening, Dr. Wang says. Many patients also hesitate because of the preparation, he adds. The day before the exam, you drink a laxative that can cause diarrhea and bloating, and you cannot eat. Missing work is another factor that puts people off. With preparation and the actual exam, which requires anesthesia, a person could be absent for two days of their job. That can be a particularly big concern in light of the current economy, he says, adding that scheduling a colonoscopy on a Monday could mean missing only one day of work. There is such a thing as a CT colonography, or virtual colonoscopy, in which the colon is scanned with a CT machine. Its not invasive and does not require anesthesia, but patients have to do the same preparation and the view of the colon is not as complete. Most physicians tend to favor the traditional colonoscopy exam, which enables them to take care of the polyps right away during the procedure, Dr. Pozniak says.Prostate screeningMen should also receive a prostate cancer screening by their 50th birthdays, although it is one of the more controversial screening exams, he says. During the screening, the physician is looking for a prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, that can indicate cancer. You could get a normal reading with cancer and an abnormal reading without, he says. What physicians are really looking for is how the PSA changes during the years. We follow the trend of the screenings. If your PSA is a 1 the first exam, and a 1.2 the second time, then you are probably OK. If it goes from a 1 to a 3, then you should follow up with an urologist, he says.Bone density testWomen should also receive a bone density test at age 50. The first exam acts as a baseline to find out how much density the woman is losing each year, Dr. Pozniak says. Other than the bone density test, women should continue with their pap smears, which start at age 18 or when the woman is sexually active, and mammograms, which begin at age 40 unless there is a family history. A comprehensive physical can seem intimidating to those who are afraid they will hear bad news, Dr. Wang says. However, most people are diagnosed with entirely manageable health issues, he says. What of the more serious health issues? By nature, we tend to ignore things that dont give us problems. Ten or 14 years later, it can take a bite out of your body and wont give it back, Dr. Pozniak says. A physicians great satisfaction, he adds, is to make sure you dont live one day less because something could have been prevented. NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA40 NEWS WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 FIFTYFrom page A38WANG POZNIAK


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Cut back on the treats, and get your pet moving. You can use your dogs enthusiasm for a daily walk to help get yourself in shape, too, which is the message of Fitness Unleashed: A Dog and Owners Guide to Losing Weight and Gaining Health Together (Three Rivers Press), Dr. Beckers book with human physician Dr. Robert Kushner. The gift of time. Many pets spend most of their lives alone, while our busy lives keep us from home. While much of this alone time is unavoidable someone has to work for food and shelter, right? some simple changes will give you more time with your pet. Skip some of your TV or computer time, and play fetch with your dog or get out the laser pointer for your cat. Look for opportunities to include your dog on family outings. The gift of training. A well-trained pet has a better, closer relationship with his owner because they speak a common language and spend more time together. If your pet has behavior problems from house-training to aggression, from leash-pulling to furnituredestruction ask your veterinarian for a referral to a local trainer or behaviorist. The gift of safety. Be sure your home offers a safe, secure environment for your pet. Inside the house, garage and basement, keep cleaning supplies and other troublesome household chemicals out of reach, and clean up spills promptly. Cats are drawn to warm spots, so make sure to keep the door on your clothes dryer shut. Choose plants inside and out that arent toxic. Finally, because your pet can become lost even with the most careful prevention, be sure your pet has a collar with current ID, and a microchip as a backup. Got all the basics covered? Good for you! You can now celebrate by going out and buying your pet something special, just because. Study after study shows that people are not only crazy about pets, but they also love to spend money on them even when money is tight. Were certainly not arguing against buying that perfect dog collar or cat toy, but we do want you to know that you dont have to buy a lot of things for your pets to care for them well. In fact, some of the best gifts you can give your pet dont cost any money at all and require only your attention. In this weeks Valentines Day spirit of giving the best to those we love, we offer a few suggestions that will make you and your pet happier and healthier and may even save you money in the long run. The gift of health. Preventive veterinary care can spare your pet from suffering and may also catch little problems before they become life-threatening (and expensive). Develop a healthy relationship with your pets veterinarian, starting with regular well-pet examinations. These visits are no longer about shots most vaccinations are no longer recommended on an PET TALES Show your loveWant a happy pet? Give attention, exercise and preventive care BY GINA SPADAFOR _______________________________Universal Press SyndicateThe effort put into caring for a pet is returned in love. COURTESY PHOTO Pets of the Week >> Jasmine is a 2-year-old gal who loves to be where the action is. She has a bobbed tail and is a real talker. Her adoption fee is $55. >> Cloe is a 10-year-old Labrador retriever mix. Shes very active, loves to go on walks and has a quiet demeanor about her. Her adoption fee is $35. >> Passion is a 1-year-old retriever chowchow mix. Shes strong, very smart and loves to play fetch. Her adoption fee is $55. >> Pekoe is 11 months old and has a mediumlength coat. She very friendly and forward. Her adoption fee is $55.To adopt a petThis weeks pets are from Humane Society Naples. All dogs and cats adopted from HSN come with a medical exam, vaccinations, sterilization surgery, ID microchip and 30 days of health insurance. 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This is the story of the aging professor Humbert Humbert and his relationship with the 12-year-old nymphet Nabokov coined this word Dolores Haze. The first four publishers turned down the work, describing it as lewd. Graham Greene, Christian writer, referred to it as one of the best novels of its time. The London Times reviewer called it the filthiest book he ever read. Nabokov himself commented that Lolita was his most abstract, pure and carefully contrived story, a beautiful puzzle. The text allusions are many, including some to Poe, Lewis Carroll, and the French decadent writers. He also noted that no one names their daughter Lolita anymore. Only young female poodles continue to bear the name. In an afterword, Nabokov claims that his initial shiver of inspiration came from the sketch an ape made after repeated coaxing by a scientific investigator. This ape chose to draw the bars of the cage that imprisoned him. Needing no coaxing, Nabokov introduced the Russian word poshlost into the English language, defining this word as appropriate appellation of corny trash, vulgar cliche, Philistine imitation of imitation, bogus profundity, and crude, moronic, and dishonest pseudo-literature. A pirates dream. Thus we play the conceptual game: What do any words have in common? In the mire of all the common meaning webs, it must be said that the ancient Theyre telling you lies.... Contagious science: Its the emperors new clothes and the human bias.... Whisper in the night.... Gods and Monsters, PsycheLast week the Proceedings of the Royal Society of London supported Vladimir Nabokovs 1945 hypothesis. Nabokov had proposed that a group of species of butterflies, the Polyommatus blues, came to the New World from Asia in a series of migratory waves. The butte rflies, he thought, travelled from Siberia to Alaska and then all the way down to South America. Though not embraced during his lifetime, Nabokovs ideas have now gained lepidopterological acceptance. Another original Nabokov proposal was to determine b utterfly species classification based upon genital structure. There is also current corroboration of this idea, of the merit of this strategy as the best way of identifying species similarity.But Vladimir Nabokov is not usually remembered for his butterfly theories. He is more often thought of as a writer. His first poem, written at age 15, was inspired by his seeing a raindrop make a leaf flutter.But it is his novel Lolita, published MUSINGS Bete noire Rx is the FloridaWeekly muse who hopes to inspire profound mutiny in all those who care to read. Our Rx may be wearing a pirate cloak of invisibility, but emanating from within this shadow is hope that readers will feel free to respond. Who knows: You may even inspire the muse. Make contact if you dare. i T H w o T t Rx simply soul or personality, is all of the processes of mind. Mindful, seeing this and that, like butterflies landing softly to taste with their feet before moving on, psyche is infinite points of view, infinitely spacious, unbound by likes and dislikes, unfettered by theories or concepts. Psyche is passing through. A light, alighting, noting in a moment, moving on. Pirates are praying that psyche does not lose perspective for a pot of gruel. May the Essau in all of us be wary. Greek word f or butte rfly was psyche. Psyche is not usually remembered in its guise as butterfly designation, except when referring to leptosia nina or psyche butterfly This species lives in Southeast Asia and on the Indian sub-continent. Also called the wandering snowflake, its white upper forewing is marked with a pear-shaped black spot. The psyche butterfly barely leaves the ground. Its flight is weak and erratic. Its moving wings cause its little body to bob up and down. Also notable is the Psychidae, or bagworm moths. These creatures build small cases out of silk and environmental materials in which they hide, camouflaged. The females often do not ever leave the case. The males extend their abdomen into the females case to breed. The females may lay eggs, or the offspring might simply emerge from her dying body. The reproduction of some of the females is parthenogenetic: They do not need male fertilization. They make a leap of faith. In her book Reading Lolita in Tehran, Azar Nafisi, as she discusses educating young Iranian women, writes about another kind of leap: the imposition of the dreams of the powerful onto the realities of others, making those realities into figments of imagination: the crime of solipsizing another persons life. We leap to question: what is psyche? Is it Cupids lover, who, in a moment of faithlessness peeked at him in the night, losing him in the midst of skepticism, the tainted views of others? Or might we hear Jung saying that psyche, more than


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Most agree that the Great Recession impacted every societal element, including corporate and household spending plans and perspectives about money. Simply put, corporations are hoarding. They are accumulating huge cash coffers. Households are slenderizing their budgets and focusing on ways to pay down debt. As for dating relationships, for candiates young and old, a sense of diminished wealth has impacted many an existing and prospective dating relationship. April Masini, best-selling author of Think and Date Like A Man and Southwest Floridas very own relationship expert, makes her own observations. In the former economic environment, a womans weight (as in excess) was the most often quoted concern of a man. Now, ladies, this reality does not mean that we have to like or agree with the idea of our weight being the primary focus of the average man. It does not legitimize its superficiality but, as Ms. Masini says, While it may not be politically correct to say out loud or publicly men, very simply, are visual by nature and generally prefer fit or lean to not. Largely derived from the comments/ questions she receives from men and women who write to her at www.AskApril. com, Ms. Masinis sense is that dating criteria and focus have shifted over the past couple of years. And what is the most important factoid about a woman who holds a mans focus today? What are men consistently wondering and trying to size up about prospective dates these days? What has become a key issue to be resolved before couples decide to march down the aisle? Debt. Specifically, the lack of it, Ms. Masini says. If you can honestly whisper phrases such as: I have no debt; I live within my budget; I have a good job; I have a savings account; I dont carry a balance on my credit cards; My home mortgage is above water, you will discover they have aphrodisiac qualities. Those types of words will play like music to a mans ears. Not that this issue is one-sided, as in man-sided. Women who are financially responsible and savvy savers and/or investors with savings accounts, careers, inheritances or divorce settlements want to make sure their potential mate is not a potential liability (or someone who is looking for a Sugar Momma). Like their male counterparts, todays single woman doesnt want a man with a debt burden or irresponsible spending habits. But not all debt is created equal. Credit card debt amassed by a spendthrift has a lot less appeal or chance of acceptance by a man than student loan debt incurred for college and grad school. And the latter, hopefully, is a foundation or platform for the loans to be repaid. From my perspective, for those seeking an overcomer, a man or woman fulfilling responsibilities and repaying indebtedness can be a negative turned into a positive not a whisper, but a strong statement of character. Real character is an admission that you are in a hole and that you have to dig your way out. And many a person would like someone such as that in his or her corner. So what advice can be given to any dating couple, regardless of age? Ms. Masini offers a lot of advice, but possibly the most salient and certainly the easiest to remember is to deal honestly with the other person and, to a certain extent, with yourself, as your denial is not an effective, long-term life strategy. Along that line of thinking, a relevant question is: When and how do you disclose or seek disclosure from the other person? Its not clear. But, as Ms. Masini queries, when is it better to know of a money issue that will derail a relationship: at the onset of the relationship, or after many months when hearts, minds, bodies and spirits are already solidified into one embrace? From this columnists perspective, it is extremely important to know to what end you are dating from the very start. If the desired end game is marriage, then the people in the relationship need to be upfront about the critical issues: children, health, location, faith and, certainly, money. If the relationship is known and agreed to be casual, the aforementioned issues are really inconsequential. (Hopefully, mature adults know and communicate their desired end game and do not intentionally/ selfishly mislead the other person.)While it is so very distasteful for a woman to economically size a date, it is also equally offensive for a gentleman to prod or poke to elicit a womans complete balance sheet. Yet, with some delicacy, the couple might want to make some form of disclosure early on in a relationship. Parents of younger and unmarried adult children might consider an ongoing dialogue about these issues. Entirely different from a lecture, dictates or a rule set, a dialogue raises consciousness and permits adult children to explore the issues and take responsibility for their decisions. Couples will want to explore these issues honestly, as their ramifications are great. Jeannette Rohn Showalter is a Southwest Florida-based chartered financial analyst, considered to be the highest designation for investment professionals. jeannetteSHOWALTER, CFA COURTESY PHOTONaples resident April Masini dishes relationship advice on AskApril. com, ranked by Google as the No. 1 relationship expert site.


Let me help you with your mortgage. Kimberli Escarra Vice President 239.642.4759 Office 877.793.3628 SOLID FINDS A WAY NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYB4 BUSINESS WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ON THE MOVE and was honored as the Naples Municipal Airport employee of the year in 1996. She holds an associates degree in accounting from Edison State College and is a certified member of the American Association of Airport Executives. A 22-year resident of Collier County, she serves on the Bayshore Beautification Municipal Service Taxing Unit advisory committee. Banking Shelley Rhoads Perry has been named vice president and senior trust administrator for Huntington in Naples. Ms. Perry is a licensed attorney in Florida, Rhode Island and Massachusetts and has worked as a trust and estate attorney in Rhode Island and Florida. She has a business degree from Arizona State University and a law degree from the Roger Williams University School of Law in Rhode Island. Board Appointments Karen Mosteller, the consulting and technology partner in Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company PA, has accepted a seat on the inaugural advisory board of the Small Business Development Center at Florida Gulf Coast UniAccounting Ike Lichtenstein has joined BriersCPA in Bonita Springs as a management consultant and profitability specialist. Mr. Lichtenstein practiced 20 years as a CPA and business management consultant in his own New York City firm, Lichtenstein Advisory Group. The firm specialized in advising market research and advertising, real estate, retail and professional practice firms in business management and profit acceleration techniques. He holds a bachelors degree from American University, Kogod School of Business and studied public accounting at Baruch College-Graduate Division at City University New York. He is a member of the Bonita Springs chapter of Rotary International and the Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce, where he is in the current Leadership Bonita Class. Aviation Sheila Dugan has been promoted to deputy executive director of the City of Naples Airport Authority. Previously the NAA senior director of finance, human resources and administration, Ms. Dugan joined the authority in 1990 in the accounting department versity. She has volunteered for several years as a program speaker for the SBDC. She is a graduate of the University of South Florida, Fort Myers. Joseph Catti, president and CEO of FineMark National Bank & Trust, has been appointed to serve on the board of trustees for Florida Gulf Coast University. The board of trustees is the governing board of the university and is responsible for costeffective policy and for implementing and maintaining high-quality education programs consistent with FGCUs mission. The Island Coast AIDS Network announces the newest members of its board of directors, who were elected at the ICAN annual meeting at its Naples office in January: Craig Ruthsatz, Oswald Trippe and Company, president; Edward Kolesar, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, vice president; Liz Hodges, Chicos FAS, treasurer; and Sheila HarrisSchutz, Harris & Schutz Inc, secretary. Health Care Charlotte Dupr has been named chief operating officer for Physicians RegionalPine Ridge. She served as one of the vice presidents for Womans Hospital Foundation in Baton Rouge, La., where she worked for three years as executive director of womens health services. She then served as an administrator with Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C., before joining LifePoint Hospitals Inc., for which she served as COO of Martinsville Memorial Hospital in Martinsville, Va., CEO of Acadian Medical Center in Eunice, La., and most recently, CEO of River Parishes Hospital, a 106-bed acute care facility in LaPlace, La. Ms. Dupre earned an MBA from Tulane University and a bachelors degree in business education from Louisiana State University. As COO of Physicians Regional-Pine Ridge, she provides administrative management of hospital operations and service line development, and oversees all ancillary departments at the 101-bed hospital. She takes over the role from Susan Takacs, who was promoted to a new hospital within Health Management Associates. Real Estate The Womens Council of Reators, Naples-on-the-Gulf Chapter announces its officers for 2011: Anita Colletti, John R. Wood Inc., president; Debbie Zvibleman, John R. Wood Inc., president-elect; Delphine Couchman, Noble Title and Trust, secretary; Robyn DeVille, Home Check Systems Inc., treasurer; Jeannette Batten, John R. Wood Inc. vice president-membership; Jake Voight, TurnKey Construction, vice presidentaffiliate membership. Guntis Lambergs of VIP Realty Group recently earned his Advanced Buyer Representative designation from the National Association of Realtors. He joined VIP Realty in 2009 as a sales associate and also earned his TRC designation qualifying him to work with international buyers and sellers. LICHTENSTEIN DUGAN PERRY MOSTELLER CATTI

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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 BUSINESS B7 2240 Davis Blvd Naples, FL 34104 Open 6 days a week! Complete Collision Repair 24 hour Towing Rentals239-775-6860 Email : If an ACCIDENT gets you off course Remember.......ALL ROADS LEAD TO US YEARS PROFESSIONAL SERVICE ALL INSURANCE CARRIERS WELCOME ON-SITE RENTALS STATE OF THE ART PAINT BOOTHS DIGITAL PAINT MATCHING SYSTEM DIGITAL MEASURED FRAME MACHINES PAYMENT OPTIONS AVAILABLEWe present four Southwest Floridians who stand together with past and present inventors and visionaries, and alone with ideas found nowhere else. They are also committed to seeking patents, a calculated risk. The total legal fees of acquiring a patent normally run upwards of $10,000, says Naples patent attorney Edward Livingston. Meanwhile, the idea usually remains patent pending, a kind of probationary period during which the idea is protected for at least two or three years. The United States Patent & Trademark Office granted 244,341 patents in 2010, which includes inventions from all over the world. Thats the most ever 52,414 more than last year. Many local inventors have sought Mr. Livingstons services. It decreased during the recession and now its picked up again, he says. There is a lot of innovation now... Its the future of America, really. What separates us from the rest of the world is our great inventions. Monique Wright Beverage IceNaples resident Monique Wright has presented her patent attorney, Mr. Livingston, with probably a few dozen ideas over the years. A former waitress and kindergarten teacher, Ms. Wright bubbles with ideas and excitement about bringing her products to market. Many times in the course of her daily life, shell think, Theres gotta be a better way to do this, she says. One of her ideas, Beverage Ice, was granted a full-fledged patent in the late 1990s. Beverage Ice chills individually packaged frozen beer, iced tea, lemonade, soda pop and other beverages without watering them down. She came up with the idea a method and device for cooling and enhancing the flavor of beverages years ago when she was cleaning up beer that had splattered the inside of her freezer. About 10 years ago, my ex-husband was putting his beers in the freezer, she says. You forget about it and what happens is they explode. I was saying, If I have to clean up this beer ice one more time All of a sudden my brain went, Beer ice? What is that? Although she hasnt produced the product or sold it on a large scale, her patented intellectual property is ready for the benefit of companies such as Miller High Life or the Coca-Cola Bottling Company. Meanwhile, her brain keeps working. Its always been that way. She recalls back to when she taught kindergarten and one of her students had a cough. When she was told not to give the student a cough drop because of the choking danger, she instantly thought of a cough drop on a stick. But her co-workers balked at the idea. Years later, though, a major cough drop company came out with a sore-throat lollipop. If Id have known back then what I know now, I would have been in (patent attorney Mr. Livingstons) office in 10 seconds, she says. If you come up with an idea, its really worth sitting with an attorney for half an hour and saying, Is this something I should move forward on? A single mom to two teenage daughters, Ms. Wright also runs a home-based business selling MonaVie, a nutritional beverage. Just a few months ago, she started a patent search on a new product (she wont yet say what), something she came up with traveling in her car. She says the idea is so simple you wouldnt believe it hasnt already been thought of. But so far, her attorney hasnt found anything like it in the world. The product is officially patent pending as of Jan. 27, her daughters birthday.Jim Magic Metz Magic FlushA car salesman by profession, Jim Metz enjoys tinkering on evenings and weekends in a garage space that complete with its Green Bay Packers memorabilia and sexy wall calendar could qualify as a man cave. Mr. Metz has built picture frames, elaborate model boats and a new product with a patent pending: Magic Flush, inspired by the laborious process of flushing and cleaning outboard boat engines and cleaning off the boat after a day on the water. Id be down there by the dock (of his Port Charlotte home), flushing engines and everybody would be in the pool having fun, he says. Hed clean one engine at a time with a single hose, then use it later to spray off the boat. So he built a product that allows him to simultaneously flush multiple outboard engines and clean his boat. A good friend of mine said, You should patent that, and I said, Nah, and he said, You should patent that. And I said, You think? Magic Flush is a sturdy brass manifold to which four lengths of hose attach. Hes made about 200 of them so far, selling them on his website for $39.95 (extra for more hoses), complete with a five-year warranty. Mr. Metz saw an ad on television for InventHelp, which is guiding him through the patent process. A friend and colleague at Palm Automall in Punta Gorda helps him put the units together. We get done with work and come home and build 20 or 30 of them, Mr. Metz says, adding his hope is that eventually companies such as Boat U.S. or Bass Pro Shops will order the Magic Flush in quantity. Were ready for it, says Mr. Metz, whose nickname Magic comes from shows he put on as a kid. Wed be working night and day, but were ready. For more information, visit Anderson Geothermal cooling and heating systemsMark Anderson had a successful career as a residential and commercial builder in Lee County for about three decades. His daughter had pushed him toward a greater and greener social conscience. And because of the recession, he had plenty of time to investigate new ideas. One is a geothermal system for cooling and heating buildings. His feasibility studies have already shown the cooling system is more efficient than the latest direct exchange air conditioners. Mr. Andersons model is also virtually soundless. One system could potentially heat and cool four or five homes and pay for itself in three to five years, he estimates. Flashback to 2008: Four years earlier, Mr. Anderson had bought 9 acres on Sanibel Island, planning to develop a single-family subdivision. The proper permits were all in place. Then the real estate market collapsed. The land remained undeveloped. At the time, his daughter was an environmental studies major at the University of Colorado. She kept challenging me as a contractor-slash-developer to do things that were carbon neutral, says Mr. Anderson, the president of Benchmark general contractors. She said, Dad, trends are going to be different, and you need to get on board. I started thinking about it and I had a piece of property with the permits to deliver it to a market that didnt exist. He decided to use the property to test some ideas, one of which was based on a fact: Water flows in an aquifer under Sanibel Islands porous, sand and shellbased earth. He had always seen it as an obstacle in his profession; you had to drain the water to set a foundation. But it could be a source of energy, too. By installing shallow wells in the underground water supply, he could harness the flow of water between two wells to cool air. Hes also working on a geothermal heating system. The heat exchange model uses black polypropylene panels (also used for solar hot water heaters) buried in the ground water. You could look at what we install in the ground as a radiator, he says. His most comprehensive green project has been Sea Glass of Sanibel, a 12-acre, eco-friendly community that utilizes electric carts and vehicles, urban gardens, fruit groves, wildlife habitats and rainwater harvesting. Mr. Anderson worked with Martin Gold, director of the University of Floridas School of Architecture, to create Sea Glass, where his geothermal systems are being vetted. The barrier islands groundwater is a reliable, stable source. It isnt affected by drought and stays between about 72 and 76 degrees. Off the island, Mr. Anderson has found his invention less viable, although he has tested it with some success. This summer, he plans to replace the air-conditioning system at his office in Fort Myers with a geothermal one. The materials used for the cooling system are relatively simple, proven technologies he developed for his own purposes. His pending patents, for instance, involve a specialized pipe installed in the wells, and the distillation of the water. With the price of oil going up, with the price of gas going up, I think geothermal has arrived at least on barrier islands, he says.Bob Steele Lanai LightsAfter Bob Steele bought a home in Heritage Palms in Fot Myers, he looked for a light switch on his lanai when it got dark. There wasnt one. And that got him thinking. In the course of looking around, I saw all the other lanais were dark, too, he says. So he set out to design lights that make screened-in areas, pool decks and balconies more like another room in the house. It took about three years to develop a suitable commercial product. Now Mr. Steele has the parts made in Akron, Ohio, and assembles them in a small commercial space in Fort Myers. The company is about to outgrow the space. Lanai Lights operate by remote control, have dimmer switches to set the mood and throw light in a 170-degree arc inside the lanai so as not to annoy the neighbors. They come in white and bronze. Mr. Steele figures theres a big market for the product, since screened-in porches are as ubiquitous here as palm trees. The challenge was in keeping the lights simple and efficient enough to produce a lot of them. You can build one of anything, he says. When you try to build 1,000, its a whole different story. As it turns out, his previous life experience gave him an edge in the invention process. In Ohio, he had once been director of operations for an alliance of manufacturers. They made parts for U.S. tanks, for instance, as well as a law enforcement device that safely punctures a speeding criminals tires. He also co-invented a removable speedbump for use at events such as church socials or fairs. Other inventors frequently brought fine ideas to him, though often impractical. A lot of inventors get stuck at that part, he says. They come up with a great idea but dont know how to make it or market it. Lanai Lights has a patent pending. The company had a soft opening last year, then halted production to catch up with practical details involving order forms and packaging. Mr. Steele is also perfecting a low-voltage LED version of Lanai Lights, which turn on like streetlights with a built-in sensor. It will be out the second quarter of this year. I get a kick out of putting things together and making them work, he says. The day-to-day stuff is other peoples responsibility. To that end, his son Jeff Steele is president of Lanai lights, and his oldest grandson, Zach Steele, is production manager. The inventor, meanwhile, might be out on the golf course. To learn more, visit www.lanailights. comLocal inventors clubThe Edison Inventors Association Inc. has about 200 members and meets at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers every third Wednesday of the month. Members are in various stages of invention, from patent searches to engineering drawings and prototypes to funding and manufacturing. President Joseph Gross has sought grants for members to fund their ideas, bringing in more than $30,000 last year. The Livingston Law Firm in Naples this year will also offer a free service free for a chosen, patent-worthy product that includes a viable business plan. Having a patent doesnt protect an idea from a big company that wants it. What it does allow is for the inventor to litigate. If you have a good enough idea and someone has enough money, theyre going to steal it, Mr. Gross says. Whoever has the most money wins. If they arent sure about a product, inventors might also consider a provisional patent, Mr. Gross adds. The provisional patent costs $110, is as easy to fill out as a 1040 tax form and buys the inventor a year of protection as they decide whether or not to move forward with the full patent process. LIGHT BULBFrom page B1 >> Total U.S. Patents granted in the last decade 2000: 175, 979 2001: 183, 970 2002: 184, 970 2003: 187, 012 2004: 181, 122 2005: 157, 718 2006: 196, 405 2007: 182, 899 2008: 185, 224 2009: 191, 927 2010: 244, 341Source: United States Patent & Trademark Of ce>> The Edison Festival of Light celebrates the life of one of the worlds greatest inventors and part-time Fort Myers resident, Thomas Alva Edison. The Grand Parade takes place at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 19. Other festival events include a 5K run and concert. For a complete list of events, visit in the know

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COURTESY PHOTOThe Granada REAL ESTATENAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYA GUIDE TO THE NAPLES REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY B11FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 Titan has four homes underwayin Briarwoodespite a temporary increase in new home sales during the homebuyer tax credit program last year, the new home construction market in Southwest Florida fell flat again toward the end of 2010. And while some analysts predict another stagnant market in 2011, this news falls faint on the ears of Bill Spinelli, president of Naples-based Titan Homes, who just pulled permits to initiate concurrent construction on four new inventory homes in the Briarwood community. Mr. Spinelli says his decision to break ground in this market is based on a firm belief that there are buyers ready for quality new homes priced right. The four new Titan inventory homes are: The Valencia III With 4,357 total square feet, this home has four bedrooms plus a study, three baths, a gathering room, parlor and a separate dining room. All major living areas in this and the following three designs overlook the outdoor living space with a custom pool and spa. The Royal Courtyard This 3,642-square-foot courtyard home includes three bedrooms, a study, three baths, a gathering room, parlor and breakfast nook. The Grande Venetian With three bedrooms and a study, three baths and formal living and dining rooms, this home encompasses 3,087 square feet. The Granada Theres room to stretch in this 3,802-square-foot home with three bedrooms and a study, three baths, formal living and dining rooms and a breakfast nook. The traditional, established community of Briarwood has a 24-hour guarded privacy gate, a community park with tennis courts, basketball court, beach volleyball court, two pools and an event center. Entrance is on Livingston Road south of Golden Gate Parkway. For more information, visit ira Krmm Interior Design is the February Designer of Distinction at Miromar Design Center. Representatives of the centers 45 showrooms nominate a designer for the distinction each month, based upon professionalism, talent and commitment to the showroom partners. Kira Krmm Interior Designs award-winning team includes Ms. Krmm and design associates Megan Rozin and Erin Carlin. Together, they combine a unique balance of coastal, contemporary and classic elements in each design. Miromar Design Center showcases a collection of some of the worlds most desired names in furniture, fabrics, flooring, lighting, kitchen and bath products, art, accessories and wall coverings. Distinguished Speaker Serieshe center also presents a series of free programs for the public. Up next in its Distinguished Speaker Series is Sleep, Weight Loss & Enhanced Memory: Who knew light bulbs and paint colors could do so much? by Deborah Burnett of Design Services Inc., in Nashville, Tenn., at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17. The design center is on Corkscrew Road across from Miromar Outlet Mall in Estero. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more information or reservations for the above program, call 390-5111 or visit www. Design firm earns February distinction at Miromar center K T n e s r h d wr g o n p D COURTESY PHOTOLeft to right: Erin Carlin, Megan Rozin and Kira Krmm.D Our Portfolio of Southwest Floridas Rental PropertiesANNUAL RENTALSUNFURNISHED HOUSES Port Royal ..............................................$6700 Coquina Sands .....................................$5500 Old Naples .............................................$2600 River Reach Estates ..............................$2400 Vanderbilt .............................................$1800 Crescent Lakes ......................................$1800 Pebble Brooke Lakes ............................$1500 RENTAL DIVISION239.262.4242 800.749.7368PremierSothebysRealty.comBONITA SPRINGS & ESTERO AREA Pelican Landing/La Scala ....................$3300 Bonita Bay/e Crossings ...................$2250 Vasari/Firenze .......................................$1450 Rapallo/Enclave ....................................$1350 Shadow Wood Preserve .......................$1275 Furnished Annuals from $850 Sothebys International Realty and the Sothebys International Realty logo are registered service marks used with permission. Each Oce Is Independently Owned And Operated.RENTNAPLES.COMNAPLES AREAUNFURNISHED CONDOMINIUMSLemuria .................................................$2500 Park Shore Beach/Vistas .....................$2200 Pelican Marsh/Mont Claire................$2000 Old Naples/Alcosa.................................$1700 Banyan Woods ......................................$1700 Stratford Place/Pinehurst ...................$1400 Parkshore/Bordeaux Club ..................$1400 Verona Walk .........................................$1300 Mimosa Club .........................................$1050 Furnished Annuals from $1200


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PARK SHORE $4,195,000 Just Reduced $300,000! Sought aer SW exposure with long sunset views across Venean Bay. 5+BR, 5.5 BA Custom slate and wood ooring. Chef designed kitchen. Dock included. Kathie Soller 239 QUAIL WEST $3,975,000 One of a Kind Property. Built by Newbury North with over 10,000 sq. of meculous details. 5+BR, 4+2 BA Magnicent 1.71 acres with lake, golf and preserve views. Large pool/spa. 4+ garage Kathie Soller 239 QUAIL WEST $2,995,000 Over 8,000 sq. 6+BR, 8.5BA Estate Must Sell! One Acre Site. Excellent Condion. Large screened lanai with pool and summer overlooking lake and golf course views. 3+ garage, lots of storage. Kathie Soller 239 MERIDIAN CLUB $975,000 Best priced 3BR/3BA residence with fabulous views of the Gulf & twinkling lights of Venean Bay. This 17th oor residence oers surroundbalcony access with allroom water views! Judy Hansen 239 PARK SHORE $995,000 Bright and spacious 4 BR 3 1/2 BA home on an over sized corner lot in the heart of Park Shore. Features include an upgraded kitchen, le in the living areas, a luxurious guest suite and fantasc pool area! Barry Brown 239 PELICAN BAY $1,495,000 Direct Gulf views from this elegant & exquisitely dec orated 3BR/BA 11th oor luxury condo. Outstanding renovaons with top of the line nishes and upgrades. Enjoy all the fabulous Pelican Bay ameni es private beach pavilion, walking paths, tennis & The Price Team 239 Open Sunday 1-4 Open Sunday 1-4PASEO $545,225 Beauful courtyard home light and bright with west ern exposure overlooking a sparking lake. Features include 3BR+Den/3.5B A, pool/spa plus tons of upgrades. Youll love the Mediterranean architecture not to menon the wonderful school district! Beth Brown 239 GULFSIDE IN PARK SHORE $529,000 ON THE BEACH! This 2BR/2BA condo has the desired southern exposure & super view of beach & Gulf. Completely renovated with new kitchen, baths, le & carpet. Gulfside oers a community pool, exercise room, & more. Close to Venean Village for shopping Garry Moore 239 PELICAN BAY $435,000 Golf course and lake view from this 2nd oor Lanai in Pebble Creek. 3BR 2BA 1463 SF, 1 car garage. Directly across from the beach tram staon. Debra Gladchun 239.821.0097 VASARI GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB$275,000 Beaufully furnished 3BR/2BA coach home with bun dled golf! All the right upgrades here including gran ite counters, stainless steel appliances, crown mold ing, le on the diagonal and more. Come see for your self, you won't be disappointed! Beth Brown 239 MOORINGS $310,000 Fabulous locaon just across from beach access. This 2BR/2BA condo in a small community has been updated and is turnkey furnished. Community pool overlooks Moorings Bay. Perfect for casual living or vacaon getaway. Boat docks available for lease. Larry Bresnahan 239 VILLAGEWALK OF BONITA SPRINGS$334,900 A True Gem! 3BR+Den/2BA poured concrete Oakmont POOL home featuring crown molding, cus tom paint, new carpet, upgraded appliances, wain scong, shuers, generator in place in case of power failure plus much more! Beth Brown 239 FOUNTAIN LAKES, ESTERO $259,000 Beauful 3BR/2BA pool home with lake view on a large corner lot. Home is immaculate and ready to move in with lots of updates & upgrades. Community has a 9 hole golf course and low ($70) monthly fees as well as a clubhouse, tennis & tness center. Carole DiCupero 239 WYNDEMERE $159,900 Beaufully furnished second oor end unit. 3/2 with open oor plan.Upgrades include granite, appliances, cabinets, A/C system.Seller contribuon towards social membership. Jean Adams ABR 239 PIPERS GROVE $149,900 Prisne second oor 2/2 featuring beauful water views. Vaulted ceilings, carport, stainless appliances, diagonal le. Furnishings nego. Resort style ameni es convenient to shops and beaches. Jean Adams ABR 239 6427 Dunberry Lane 6542 Highcroft Dr. Just Reduced Just Reduced Just Reduced


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Doreen Vachon 643-0636Home Grown Girl!Resident in Naples since 1969 OWNER FINANCE OR LEASE OPTION 161 4th St. 3/2, tiled oors, updated kitchen/baths. New windows. Wrap around covered deck, carport, workshop/shed. $809 per month* $159,500*owner nance with 15%-20% down PITI, amortized over 30 years at 6% interest 3587 Bolero Way 3/2 garage, all updated, oversized lot backs up to golf course. $930 per month* $179,900 Lot included in sales price co-op ownership. Newer home with carport, closed porch and decks around. 55+ community. BUILT IN 2002 2 bed plus den, 2 bath Carport, parking for 3 cars. Workshop shed and lanai. Quiet end of the road community with pool clubhouse. Recreation room, BBQ area. $98,400 $59,900 $10,000 Down, 6% Interest, Amortized over 20 years$143 per month* $29,900 Foreclosure and Finance CenterA Service of ONESource Real Estate Services Center Sarah Hoag, CRS, GRI, RealtorAmerivest Realty | 500 5th Ave. South | Naples,FL | 239-293-5652 GOLF & WATER VIEWS $159,900TASTEFULLY ELEGANT $329,900 GOLFERS DELIGHT $119,900 A REAL GEM $109,900 GREAT VALUE $124,900 GOLF COURSE VIEW $135,000 SUN AND FUN $335,000 Renovated 2 BR, 2 BA rst oor unit with fabulous views. New A/C, new kitchen and more! 27 holes championship golf included.Call Sarah Today! Elegant 3 BR 2 BA pool home located in Fox re CC. New roof, newer A/C, kitchen. Family room off kitchen. 27 holes championship golf & own your own golf cart! Fox re rst oor 2BR, 2BA turnkey furnished golf condo. New hot water heater, newer appliances, golf included. Gated community, close to downtown 5th Avenue. Dont miss this 2 BR 2 BA townhouse with new kitchen (2009), new half-bath (2009), crown molding, ceramic tile ooring. Riviera golf course across the street. Second oor golf view condo has it all! New A/C, appliances, kitchen counters, tile oor. Hurricane sliders. 27 holes golf included Beautiful sunsets from rst oor 2 BR 2 BA unit, tile, newer carpet, hurricane sliders. 27 holes bundled golf. Renovated 3 BR 2 BA single family home new granite kitchen & baths. New roof, new A/C. 27 holes golf included. $19,900,0003760 Fort Charles DriveIt is all that the price might imply.for photos and floor plans go to: Patrick Murphy 239-571-1177 Patrick Murphy Realty$19,900,0003760 Fort Charles DriveIt is all that the price might imply.for photos and floor plans go to: Patrick Murphy 239-571-1177 Patrick Murphy Realty 239-216-1980 www.patduggan.comSothebys International Realty and the Sothebys International Realty logo are registered service marks used with permission. Each Office Is Independently Owned And Operated. BAY COLONY | CONTESSA 501Gorgeous 3 BR+Den with stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico! Furnishings negotiable. Offered at $2,200,000 OLD NAPLES | 165-2ND AVE. N.Just steps to the beach! House is being sold in as-is condition. Beautiful large lot (100'x150'). $1,750,000 COQUINA SANDS | LAURENTIANS 3-CSpectacular 3 BR+Den with 4 full baths. Lives like a home. Fantastic Views of the Gulf of Mexico. $1,700,000.00 MOORINGS | LAUSANNE 501SBeautifully updated from top to bottom. Exquisite 2 BR, 2 BA 5th floor residence with bay views. $849,900 PARK SHORE | VENETIAN COVE 304Tastefully updated 2BR, 2 BA residence with wide water views of Venetian Bay. Turnkey furnished. $475,000 Pat Duggan, REALTORYour KEY To Naples Real Estate


Port Royal, 336 Galleon Dr Charming home overlooks scenic Lantern Lake. Walk or bike to beach, tness center and club. Qualies for immediate Port Royal Club membership. 3+Den/3.5 (H5249) Sally Pratt, 280-2219 $3,300,000 Pine Ridge, 88 Cajeput Dr Majestic two story on the lake. Situated on 1.99 acres with private dock and gazebo, plus workshop and oversized 4 car garage. Price to Sell!. 5/4.5 (H5481) John Turner, P.A., 272-0013 $2,980,000 Pelican Bay, 806 Slash Pine Ct Tucked away in serene cul de sac, 5870 T.Sq Ft Pool Home. Lovingly renovated in 08 & 09, upgrades include new tile roof, new Hurricane windows, resurfaced pool. 3/2.5 (H4744) e Hutchison-Carmony Team, 272-7000, 272-4462 $1,369,000 Pelican Bay, 6590 Ridgewood Dr Spacious & practical family home on large corner lot. Renovation in 2004 includes new pool, a/c, roof & all ceramic tile oors. A family home for all seasons. 4+Den/3 (H5536) Merry Coolidge, 450-4924 $1,345,000 Colliers Reserve, 862 Barcarmil Way London Bay (former model) custom home w/over 6000 T.sq ft of living space. Superb nished incl hdwd ooring, wet bar, frplc, marble, granite, private elevator. 3+Den/3.5 (H4839) e HutchisonCarmony Team, 272-7000 $1,279,000 Pelican Bay, 6001 Pelican Bay Blvd, #702 Luxurious residence, renovation just completed, sweeping Gulf and estuary views from every room! Extraordinary nishes, new furnishings, all waiting for you! 3/3 (C6890) Friley Saucier, PA, 293-3532 $1,250,000 e Landings, 5260 Landings Dr S, #1707 Amazing view of Caloosahatchee River & Marina from majestic Penthouse. Completely remodeled, Turnkey, 3600 sf living area. Furnished w/Robb & Stucky furniture. 3/3.5 (C7117) Teresa Flack, 822-7979 $913,000 Moorings, 2601 Gulf Shore Blvd N, #19 Wow Views! Want to live right on Moorings Beach? Rare opportunity to own a Billows Beachfront Villa at this price. New A/C, hot water heater, paint and carpet. 2/2 (C6113) Lisa M. Richardson, 250-8008 $774,500 Pelican Bay, 6001 Pelican Bay Blvd, #603 Impressive Gulf view, bright and spacious, wood oors, electric shutters. www. 2+Den/2.5 (C7087) Friley Saucier, PA, 293-3532 $700,000 e Quarry, 8768 Hideaway Harbor Ct Unparalleled property. Over 3200 sq ft living area w/private boat dock on quiet Cul de Sac overlooking a serene lagoon with oversized pool w/spa & wading area. 4+Den/4 (H5359) Jeannette P. Batten, 825-4167 $669,000 Naples Lakes Country Club 4735 Cerromar Dr Ultimate luxury! Lush tropical preserve western lake & golf views. Bundle golf! Volume ceilings, 2 wine coolers, cherry cabinets, decorator xtures, paints. 2+Den/3 (H5609) Judy V. Richardson, 216-1388 $642,500 Kensington, 4360 Kensington High St Custom 2-story Villa, over 4000 T. Sq Ft., New pool & spa, Oce-family room plus bedroom with ensuite bath. Golf course view. 3+Den/3 (V1366) e HutchisonCarmony Team, 272-7000, $640,000 Pelican Landing, 3664 Olde Cottage LN Charming villa with guest cottage! Very spacious oor plan with great room. Lovely home Must See!. 3/3 (V1494) Bunny Caravello & Team, 949-3907 $599,900 Imperial Shores, 4865 Regal Dr A Boaters Dream & priced to sell. Unique Key West style home w/ boat dock, lift & seawall. Super southern views of canal & bay to Gulf. Bi-level lanai. 3 bdrm. 3/2 (H4238) e HutchisonCarmony Team, 272-7000, $590,000 Pelican Bay, 6020 Pelican Bay Blvd, #105 Exceptional lake and golf course view, corner unit, large rooms, extremely large wrap around lanai, new hurricane rated sliders and windows. 3/3 (C6906) Friley Saucier, PA, 293-3532 $550,000 Pelican Landing, 25011 Pinewater Cove Ln Incredible deal! Ultra private setting, lots of custom features. Ceramic tile throughout, beautiful landscaping sure to please!!. 4+Den/3 (H5500) Bunny Caravello & Team, 949-3907 $550,000 Vineyards, 245 Silverado Dr Rarely available three car garage pool home in desirable Valley Oak. Large lanai, open sun deck, resurfaced pool, popular split oor plan. 4/3 (H5457) Laurie Cassell, 290-5353 $499,000 Pelican Bay, 5960 Pelican Bay Blvd, #314 is to be built Divco Home looks east over water to the 9th Hole on the Egret Golf Course. It oers over 4000 sq ft which includes 4 bedrooms and a den. 3/2 (C7208) Helayne Frankel, 293-7802, Sally Kellogg, 571-5445 $495,000 Pelican Marsh, 1856 Timarron Way Lake view, private pool in screened lanai, spacious, immaculate, sunny. Electric shutters, 2-car garage. Move-in ready. 2+Den/2 (H5437) Pam Etheridge, 269-4614 $490,000 Worthington, 13731 Tonbridge Ct Spacious Estate home with tropical pool & spa, pool bath, family room & newly remodeled open kitchen, 2.5 car garage, fabulous views, bright & just gorgeous!. 4/3 (H5511) Sharon Hammond-Turnblad, 851-6918 $480,000 Pelican Landing, 23800 Merano Ct, #201 Fabulous unit in the Colony. 2 guest suites with full baths, built-in entertainment center, lots of upgrades. Dont miss out!. 3+Den/3 (C7196) Bunny Caravello & Team, 949-3907 $479,900 Park Shore, 300 Park Shore Dr, #2A is 3BR condo is light & bright. Featuring an updated kitchen & sunny bay views. Steps to shops, dining & beach. Small pet welcome. 3/2 (C6968) Sally Kellogg, 571-5445 $479,000 Moorings, 222 Harbour Dr, #302 Unending SW views from glassed-in lanai! Upgrades incl shutters, remodeled kit & baths. Desirable 3rd endunit in the A bldg. 2 boat slips incl. Easy to show!. 2/2 (C6704) Karen Champion, 450-3676 $475,000 Naples Lakes Country Club, 4740 Cerromar Dr Well maintained Franklin model. Pool, hurricane shutters, pillared columns. Bundled golf course designed by Arnold Palmer. Seller oers a 1 year HO Warranty!. 2+Den/2 (H5345) Annemarie M. Giannini, 289-1820 $464,000 Pelican Bay, 5601 Turtle Bay Dr, #903 Truly a BEST BUY! Updated 2Bed/2Bath on 9th w/sophisticated soft-contemporary design & lg east facing patio. Tram to beach thru nature preserve & much more!. 2/2 (C7185) Garren Grup, 289-8619 $450,000 Worthington, 13100 Bridgeford Ave NEWLY BUILT IN 2009!! Estate home w/salt water pool & spa, outdoor kitchen, family rm adjoining updated kitchen w/granite & All windows w/ impact glass. GE appl. 3/2 (H5593) Sharon Hammond-Turnblad, 851-6918 $440,000 Waterfront In Naples 2174 Anchorage Ln #A Direct Gulf access with community boat docks, tranquil water views, lush landscaping with this unique waterfront residence in a Mediterraneanstyle community. 4+Den/3 (C6827) Jeannette P. Batten, 825-4167 $424,900 Verona Walk, 7782 Tommasi Ct is popular Oakmont oor plan has it all: southern exposure, lake view, all tile & wood ooring, plantation shutters, built-in entertainment center & more!. 3+Den/2 (H5034) Linda C. Loomis, P.A., 451-0769 $395,000 Naples Bay Resort, 995 Sandpiper St, #B103 5 STAR Resort/Condo w/Concierge service & 97 slip marina close to 5th Ave! Excellent price & view for a Luxury condo or use as a 7-day furnished rental. 2/2 (C5834) Garren Grup, 289-8619 $375,000 Palmira Golf And Country Club 23664 Via Carino Ln Absolutely exquisite-decorator done with upgrades galore. Large tile, crown molding, free form pool & spa. Peaceful setting western exposure, lake & golf views. 2+Den/2 (H5590) Judy V. Richardson, 216-1388 $359,000 Old Naples, 980 7th Ave S, #11 1st Floor, perfect Apt, beside pool, no stairs, & 1 of only four, 2BR, 2BA in Castleton Gardens. Reno & furniture included, 2 blks to 5th Ave, 9 blks to Beach. 2/2 (C7085) e Hutchison-Carmony Team, 272-7000 $355,000 Moorings, 2100 Gulf Shore Blvd N, #111, #204 2 oerings. Beach & Bay, Boat Docks. 1200 SF. Furnished, pool on the bay, sh o docks & walk across the st. to the beach. All steps from your door. 2/2 (C5648) e Hutchison-Carmony Team, 272-7000, 272-4462 $319,000 Pelican Landing, 24680 Canary Island Ct, #202 What a Deal!! 2nd oor end unit, spacious oor plan with vaulted ceilings. Custom mirrors, art niches and walk-in closet. Must See!. 3/2.5 (C7154) Bunny Caravello & Team, 949-3907 $299,900 Moorings, 2170 Gulf Shore Blvd #24W Leisure living in this Tommy Bahama dcor 1 bdrm, 1 bath, up to the minute pied-e-tierre. 3 Full beds, a must see (not pull out sofas), 2 decks o LR. Carport. 1/1.5 (C6636) e HutchisonCarmony Team, 272-7000 $298,000 Pelican Landing, 25020 Cypress Hollow Ct, #204 Fantastic View. Spacious oor plan with plenty of guest/oce space. Upgrades galore. Immaculately maintained new roof in 2010!. 3+Den/2 (V1463) Bunny Caravello & Team, 949-3907 $284,900


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PAGE 72 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYB30 REAL ESTATE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 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 Houses Open Houses are Sunday 1-4, unless otherwise marked26 PELICAN ISLE YACHT CLUB II 435 Dockside Drive #703 $925,000 Premier SIR Suzanne Ring 821-7550 27 GREY OAKS AVILA 2595 T winflower Lane $999,000 Premier SIR Larry/Mary Catherine White 287-2818>$1,000,00028 PARK SHORE PARK SHORE TOWER 4251 Gulf Shore Blvd. N. #9B $1,100,000 Premier SIR Angela R. Allen 825-8494 29 PELICAN BAY TIERRA MAR 568 Tierra Mar Lane $1,195,000 Premier SIR Ann Marie Shimer 825-9020 30 BAYFRONT GARDENS 221 Bayfront $1,375,000 Coldwell Banker Doug Grant 239-860-000531 ESTUARY AT GREY OAKS 1485 Anhinga Pointe From $1,499,000 Premier SIR Call 239-2613148 Mon. Sat. 9-5 and Sun. 11-5 32 OLD NAPLES CASA BELLA 458 11th Avenue South $1,700,000 Premier SIR Jan Martindale 896-0360 33 BONITA BEACH 26580 Hickory Blvd $1,795,000 Coldwell Banker Loretta Young 239450-5022 34 BONITA BEACH 41 Southport Cove $1,795,000 Coldwell Banker Doug Grant 239-860-0005 35 VANDERBILT BEACH MANATEE RESORT 9566 Gulf Shore Drive #PH03 $1,874,000 Premier SIR Patricia Bucalo 248-0694 36 COQUINA SANDS 1775 Hurricane Harbor $1,890,000 Premier SIR Michael Lawler 571-3939 37 BONITA BEACH 26524 Hickory Blvd $1,950,000 Coldwell Banker Loretta Young 239450-5022 38 BONITA BEACH 27664 Hickory Blvd $1,999,999 Coldwell Banker Loretta Young 239450-5022>$2,000,00039 BONITA BAY SPRING RIDGE 26031 Mandevilla Drive $2,195,000 Premier SIR Carol Wood/Claire McMahon 822-3709. 40 AQUALANE SHORES 2201 Forrest Lane $2,499,000 Amerivest Realty David William Auston, PA 239-273-136741 VANDERBILT BEACH MORAYA BAY 11125 Gulfshore Drive From $2,500,000 Premier SIR Call 239-514-5050 Mon. Sat. 10-5 and Sun. 12-5 42 BONITA BAY TAVIRA 4851 Bonita Bay Blvd. #2201 $2,775,000 Premier SIR Carol Johnson/ Michael Lickley 948-4000 43 COTTAGES AT BONITA BEACH 265 SHELL DR, #8 $2,795,000 Coldwell Banker Doug Grant 239860-000544 AQUALANE SHORES 2211 Forrest Lane $2,950,000 Premier SIR Ruth Trettis 403-4529 45 MEDITERRA 17002 Verona Way $2,975,000 Amerivest Realty David William Auston, PA 239-273-1367 >$3,000,00046 PORT ROYAL AREA LITTLE HARBOUR 286 Little Harbour Lane $3,000,000 Premier SIR Cathy Owen 269-3118 47 OLD NAPLES 155 20th Avenue South $3,995,000 Premier SIR Mitch/Sandra Williams 370-8879 48 BONITA BEACH 27748 Hickory Blvd $3,999,999 Coldwell Banker Loretta Young 239450-5022 >$4,000,00049 OLD NAPLES 382 Gulf Shore Blvd. N. $4,990,000 Premier SIR Susan Barton 860-141250 GREY OAKS ESTUARY 1280 Osprey Trail $4,995,000 Premier SIR Call 239-261-3148>$5,000,00051 AQUALANE SHORES 2026 7th Street South $5,650,000 Campbell and Prebish, LLC, Real Estate Professionals William O. Farrington 572-1518>$200,0001 VILLAGE WALK 3250 Village Walk Circle Ste #101 low $200,000s to mid $400,000s Illustrated Properties Real Estate, Inc. C all 239-5 96-2520 Mon. Fri. 11 -4 and Sat. Sun. 11-42 PARK SHORE LEXINGTON 4022 Belair Lane #2 $229,000 Premier Sothebys International Realty Ed Cox/ Jeff Cox 860-8806 3 PELICAN LANDING POINTE 3490 Pointe Creek Court #101 $245,000 Pr emier SIR Rox anne Jeske 450-5210 4 PELICAN LANDING CYPRESS ISLAND 25040 Cypress Hollow Court #201 $289,000 Premier SIR Stephanie/John Coburn/Pam Umscheid 948-4000 >$300,0005 PELICAN MARSH ARIELLE 2110 Arielle Drive #101 $329,000 Premier SIR Dina L. Moon 370-1252 6 GARDEN BEACH BUNGALOWS NORTH NAPLES 692 94th Avenue $359,000 Kennedy Details Barb Kennedy 239-594-9689 Saturday 1 to 4 Broker Protected 7 THE BROOKS COPPERLEAF SAGE MEADOW 23401 Copperleaf Blvd. $374,500 Premier SIR Gary L. Jaarda/Jeff Jaarda 248-7474. NEW LISTING8 BONITA BAY WATERFORD 3311 Glen Cairn Court #201 $375,000 Premier SIR Judy Stead 273-3438 9 MOORINGS BEACON HOUSE 2170 Gulf Shore Blvd N #62E $385,000 Coldwell Banker Judy Hansen 239-248-4735>$400,00010 THE STRADA AT MERCATO Located just North of Vanderbilt Beach Rd on US 41 From $400s Premier SIR Call 239-594-9400 Mon. Sat. 10-8 and Sun. 12-811 LEMURIA 7172 Lemuria Circle #1602 Prices from the mid $400s. Premier SIR Tom Gasbarro 404-4883 Open Mon. Fri. 10-4 and Sat. Sun. 1-4 12 PELICAN MARSH CLERMONT 1610 Clermont Drive #105 $415,000 Mara Muller 272-6170 13 GARDEN BEACH BUNGALOWS NORTH NAPLES 613 109th Avenue $459,000 Kennedy Details Barb Kennedy 239.594.9689 Sunday 1 to 4 Broker Protected 14 KENSINGTON CANTERBURY GREENS 5013 Kensington High Street $465,000 Virginia/Randy Wilson 450-9091>$500,00015 BONITA BAY ESPERIA AND TAVIRA 26951 Country Club Drive New construction from the mid $500s. Premier SIR Call 239-495-1105 Mon. Sat. 10-5 and Sun. 12-5 16 THE BROOKS SHADOW WOOD LONGLEAF 22110 Longleaf Trail Drive $579,000 Premier SIR Jack Despart 273-7931 >$600,00017 PELICAN BAY ST. TROPEZ 5501 Heron Point Drive #504 $622,000 Premier SIR Dave/Ann Renner 784-5552 NEW LISTING18 AUDUBON 788 Ashburton $634,500 Coldwell Banker Doug Grant 239-860-0005 19 PARK SHORE ALLEGRO 4031 Gulf Shore Blvd. N. #2E $679,000 Premier SIR Richard/Susie Culp 2902200 >$700,00020 MOORINGS INDIES WEST 2258 Gulf Shore Blvd. N. #O-1 $735,000 Premier SIR Linda Piatt 269-232221 PELICAN ISLE YACHT CLUB CONDOS 435 Dockside Drive $749,000 to $1,499,000 Bridgette Foster 239-253-8001, Amerivest Realty 22 WYNDEMERE VILLAGES 438 Glen Meadow Lane $794,000 Kathryn Hurvitz 659-5126 >$800,00023 BONITA BAY BERMUDA COVE 26203 Isle Way $839,000 Premier SIR Connie/Max Lummis 289-354324 THE DUNES GRANDE PRESERVE 280 Grande Way From $875,000 Premier SIR Call 239-594-1700 Mon. Sat. 10-5 and Sun. 12-5>$900,00025 AQUA 13675 Vanderbit Drive (take Wiggins Pass Road to Vanderbilt Drive) From the $900s Premier SIR Call 239-591-2727 Open Mon. Sat. 10-5 and Sun. 12-5 36 38 37 39 49 40 44 50 51 47 48 45 41 42 43 46 35 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


Park Shore, 324 Pirates Bight Entertain in elegance in this immaculate remodeled home. Double dock hoist & davit. Visit the Gulf of Mexico by boat or just a short walk to beach. SW exposure. 3+Den/3 (H2435) Cheryl Turner, 250-3311 $2,350,000 Pelican Marsh, 9085 Terranova Dr Stunning Villa. Oversized lakefront lanai w/sitting area, replace, summer kitchen, pool/spa. Chipped travertine rs, Wood beamed ceiling & oor in family rm. 4+Den/4.5 (V1446) Cheryl Turner, 250-3311 $2,000,000 Pelican Landing, 3705 Bay Creek Drive Mediterranean Country Style Estate on lg p lot. Old world charm combines w/modern luxury. Multiple courtyard gardens, & sundrenched pool area w/rock waterfalls. 5/4.5 (H5523) Dotti Fagan, 272-4946 $1,950,000 Pelican Bay, 6001 Pelican Bay Blvd, #PH D ELEGANCE AND SQUARE FOOTAGE AND UNPARALLELED VIEWS MAKE THIS A 5-STAR PENTHOUSE! Rare oering of 4200sf and fabulous Pelican Bay!. 4/4.5 (C6901) Nan Dietrich, 564-2906 $1,685,000 Naples Bay Resort, 1540 5th Avenue S #D-201 Exquisite attention to detail. Spacious oor plan, breathtaking water views from every room! First class resort amenities. 3+Den/3.5 (C7068) Wendy Hayes, 777-3960 $1,600,000 Naples Boat Club, 909 10th St S, #304 Waterfront views from every room give way to endless lazy days watching the boats go by. 42 terrace, fabulous amenities, walk to 5th Ave. 3/3.5 (C4947) Mary Naylor, 784-1689, Jacques Groenteman, 659-6382 $1,590,000 Park Shore, 4745 Whispering Pine Way 2-story 3800+ SF new home, picturesque lake views, spacious oor plan, builtins, elegant moldings, laundry/hobby rm & 3-car garage. 4+Den/5.5 (H2735) Cheryl Turner, 250-3311 $1,550,000 Pelican Bay, 815 Arrowhead Ln Special home on huge cul-de-sac lot w/crown molding, vol/tray ceilings, pool, spa, chipping & putting green. Attached garden apt is ideal for guests & family. 4+Den/3 (H5561) Jim Scartz, 877-9726 $939,000 Old Naples, 600 5th Ave S, #212 Unbelievable Sacrice on 5th Ave S. 2 story townhome professionally designed/ furnished. 2702 sq ft of sun infused glamour with 2 parking under and spa. 3/2 (C1902) Nan Dietrich, 564-2906 $790,000 Pelican Bay, 7515 Pelican Bay Blvd, #4-B Sunset views of the Gulf. Live in the Claridge for a great price with all the amenities of Pelican Bay. 2+Den/2 (C4374) Cheryl Turner, 250-3311 $745,000 Old Naples, 555 5th Avenue S #201 Lofted Gulf Breeze, gentle air from the Southwest. Finished with the utmost craftsmanship and of materials of the nest quality. and superior architecture. 2+Den/2 (C5121) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $729,900 Vanderbilt Beach, 328 Heron Ave Connors Southern exp & wide canal are just the start for this home. Remodeled home w/fabulous views & a boaters dream. Enjoy coee on your dock or patio. 2/2 (H4854) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $724,900 Pelican Bay, 6001 Pelican Bay Blvd, #1503 Spectacular! Watch sunsets from your 15th oor lanai w/unrestricted views of Gulf. SW exp. Spacious unit-newer A/C, tile, updated baths. Turnkey/move-in ready. 2+Den/2.5 (C6967) Jim Scartz, 877-9726 $724,900 Pelican Bay, 6001 Pelican Bay Blvd, #1404 Breathtaking Gulf Views from 14th oor! Many upgrades include newer A/C, granite, tray ceilings. Huge master bedroom. Turnkey and move-in ready. 2/2.5 (C6970) Jim Scartz, 877-9726 $712,500 Vanderbilt Beach, 25 Bluebill Ave, #PH 4 Aordable Penthouse Living! SW Exp w/views of Gulf. Spacious 11th unit. Updates incl 18 tile/diag throughout, crown molding & plantation shutters. Turnkey. 2/2 (C6981) Jim Scartz, 877-9726 $674,900 Tidewater Island, 6081 Tidewater Island Cir Quaint Private boating community! Just minutes to the Gulf via beautiful Estero Bay. Spacious home with pool and 25 ft boat dock. 4/3 (H4835) Debra Pelitera, 250-6865, Patrick Dearborn, 877-4340 $674,900 Tiburon, 2805 Tiburon Blvd E, #102 2-car garage, private elevator 2400 sq ft of living area. Amenities include: tness ctr, clubhouse, community pool/spa, concierge service, pvt beach shuttle. 3/2 (C6573) Cheryl Turner, 250-3311 $625,000 Mediterra, 15509 Monterosso Ln, #102 Loaded with extras and professionally furnished. Spectacular long range lake views & is within walking distance to the Mediterra clubhouse. 3/2.5 (C5214) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $600,000 Pelican Marsh, 9146 Troon Lakes Dr Delightful spacious pool home with private setting, mature landscaping. Plantation shutters, electric storm shutters, 2 car garage. 3/2 (V1451) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $585,000 e Dunes, 325 Dunes Blvd, #405 WOW! e Lanai gives you outstanding views of Turkey Bay to the West and North. All the upgrades you would expect, plus fabulous amenities!. 3/2 (C5090) Jacques Groenteman, 659-6382 $580,000 Pelican Marsh, 2380 Mont Claire Dr, #102 Perfection awaits you. Serene lake front coach home in desirable Mont Claire of Pelican Marsh. Redesigned w/current color trends. Well priced move right in. 3/2.5 (C7088) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $500,000 Reection Isles, 11360 Reection Isles Blvd One of a kind Tuscany-Platinum former model story w/lake views. Professionally decorated w/every possible appointment, right down to game room w/pool table. 4+Den/3 (H5036) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $455,000 Lake Park, 1171 14th Ave N Newly renovated lakefront home. New kitchen, baths, hardwood oors, A/C, windows to current hurricane code, fenced yard & fabulous location. 3+Den/3 (H5409) Cheryl Turner, 250-3311 $450,000 Naples Bay Resort, 1055 Sandpiper St, #H 205 Many ne restaurants, shops, art galleries and attractions on 5th Ave. South, Bay front, and Tin City are within walking distance. Great amenities. 2/2 (C4072) Cheryl Turner, 250-3311 $439,000 Pelican Marsh, 2420 Ravenna Blvd, #202 Outstanding lake view from this lovely 2nd oor coach home. 2,015 air-conditioned sq. ft. Minutes to Beaches, shopping dining and entertainment. 3+Den/3 (C6226) Cheryl Turner, 250-3311 $415,000 Wiggins Bay, 730 Wiggins Bay Dr, #10L Upgrades galore in this beautifully renovated and unique villa. Quiet location, gorgeous preserve view from oversized lanai. Tarpon Cove membership included. 3/2 (V1466) Wendy Hayes, 777-3960 $379,500 Reection Lakes, 14634 Fern Lake Ct St Croix Gold Furnished former builder model. Two story. 3+Den/2.5 (H4917) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $375,000 World Tennis Center, 3573 Corinthian Way Comfortable elegance! Gorgeous courtyard home w/natural light & open oor plan. Tray ceilings, custom closets, SS appls, cambria counter tops & more. 3/3 (H5235) Jim Scartz, 877-9726 $369,900 Waterfront in Naples, 2206 Anchorage Ln, #2206-D Lovingly cared for and upgraded with privacy and nature all around, this 3/2 +den is warm and inviting. Dockage avail with gulf access. 3+Den/2 (C6300) Mary Naylor, 784-1689 $350,000 Waterfront In Naples, 2206 Anchorage Ln, #C Hidden away & loaded w/upgrades, elegant w/privacy, boating possibilities & Gulf access. Professionally decorated w/top of line nishes & minutes to downtown. 3+Den/2 (C6319) Mary Naylor, 784-1689 $350,000 Village Walk Of Bonita Springs 15379 Trevally Way Oakmont pool home on lake w/eastern exp. Like new, poured concrete construction, beautifully appointed w/crown molding thru out, wainscoting and so much more. 3+Den/2 (H5494) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $342,000 Pirates Cove, 27208 Gasparilla Dr Spectacular wide views of the Imperial River. is homesite is a rare nd and perfect for your custom home design. (L1234) Michele Harrison, 580-9889 $339,000 Pelican Marsh, 1560 Clermont Dr, #102 Recently renovated & beautifully maintained coach home. Oers gorgeous views of the fountain and courtyard. Gated community. First class amenities. 3/2 (C7069) Wendy Hayes, 777-3960 $329,500 Golden Gate Estates, 3875 29th Ave SW Two master suites! Nice pool/spa home with lots of space. Just o 951 on private 2.28 acres! Large parking pad for RV or boat. Quick closing possible! 4/3 (H5170) Debra Pelitera, 250-6865 $274,000 Aviano, 12866 Carrington Cir, #203 2nd 1,978 SF Carriage Home on preserve w/lake views. Diagonal tile & wood ring, granite in kitchen, vaulted & tray ceiling. 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ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011SWFL The Friends of Collier-Seminole State Park are pickin and grinnin as they prepare for the fourth annual Jammin in the Hammock Bluegrass Festival. Music and more fun takes place in a covered concert area at the park on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 13-12. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, rain or shine. A variety of food vendors and artisan booths will be set up in the park. Headline acts coming from as far as Canada include: The Swanson Family, The Whole Tone, Frontline Bluegrass, Pure & Simple, The Bean Pickers, The Laws and Tomorrows News. Mike Robinson will serve as emcee; John Hisler and Associates is handling the sound system. A gospel jam will start the days Bluegrass fans commence to Jammin in the HammockSEE JAMMIN, C4 SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY COURTESY PHOTOTomorrows News INSIDE: Special pullout section on C33Fashion ObsessionA show with heart, and more feel-good to-dos around town. C27-29 Sidewalk art Third on Canvas will draw dozens of artists and crowds of admirers to Third Street South. C15 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYARTS & ENTERTAINMENTA GUIDE TO THE NAPLES ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT SCENE CSECTIONWEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 It just gets better Even without the new, lower price, Sunday brunch at Angelinas is worth the splurge. C31 BROUGHT TO YOU BY: InsideHigh-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 Promenade 948-4000 Fifth Avenue 643-3445 Marco Island 642-2222 Rentals 262-4242


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PAGE 78 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC4 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 festivities at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, and the AARP/Walgreens Wellness Tour will conduct free health screenings from 9 a.m to 6 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $15 per person for one day, or $25 for both days. Children 13 and younger will be admitted free with accompanied by a paying adult. Parking and shuttle to the concert area is free. All proceeds will benefit Collier-Seminole State Park. Bring chairs and blankets, but no pets, alcohol, smoking or coolers. The entrance to Collier-Seminole State Park is 17 miles south of Naples on U.S. 41, eight miles east of Collier Boulevard. Dry camping is available on a first-come, first-served basis by calling Reserve America, (800) 32 6-3521. For more information, call park headquarters at 394-3397 or visit JAMMINFrom page C1Its not often that you find a husband and wife who work together as a team creating art; finding two artistic couples who have known each other for almost 10 years and who share a love of creating and friendship is, indeed, a rarity. Jessica and Eric Crabtree and Cynthia and Steve Adams met almost 10 years ago at a jobsite in Naples. Both couples were involved in a faux-finishing project that kept them busy for weeks and provided the setting for the beginning of a long friendship. After several years back in Ohio, the Crabtrees returned to Naples in 2009, lured by the artistic inspiration and fellowship they had initially enjoyed here. After the inaugural Shirley Street 16 event in January, the foursome, all members of the new artists cooperative, got together to discuss the show. The discussion turned to how many visitors had told each of them, separately, how unusual it was to find a couple that paints together. And here they were: two couples who do just that, in the same small district of galleries and studios in North Naples. Synergy is probably the best word to describe what happens when Steve and I paint together, Mrs. Adams says. Although we each have our unique styles, theres an energy or flow that we seem to tap into when we paint together. It most often results in a work of art greater than the sum of its two parts the definition of synergy. The Adamses and Crabtrees love the fact that within a few blocks of one another in the Shirley Street enclave of studios, more than a dozen fellow artists continually share ideas and encourage one another along the way to keep creating. A third husband-and-wife duo recently moved into the Artisans Plaza at 5760 Shirley St., where the Adams have their studio and gallery. Patty and Fritz Mayhew met in Pittsburgh as fifth-graders and next-door neighbors. After graduating from Carnegie Mellon in 1963 with degrees in fine art, they moved to Detroit and have been painting together ever since. He works in acrylics, and she works in pastels. At their space on Shirley Street, Mrs. Fritz paints and also sells her work, while Mr. Fritz uses it strictly as a studio. His work is for sale exclusively at the DeBruyne Fine Art Gallery in downtown Naples.About the Shirley Street 16A varied range of painting styles and techniques are represented in the membership of the Shirley Street 16, from abstract to figurative, traditional to expressionism, oil, water color, acrylic, collage, printmaking, encaustic and wearable art. In addition to the Adams, the Crabtrees and the Fritzes, artist members are: Karen Barrow, Susan Doerflinger, Joan Osborn Dunkle, Nancy Hall, Sandra Jackoboice, Alice Jacobs, Annabelle Johnson, Shirley Kelley, Carol Lader, Lynn Loscutoff, Patty Mayhew, Renate Nothman, Susan Alexander Shipman, Uriel Parker and Tammra Sigler. Their studios are in two plazas within walking distance of one another, at 5760 and 5850 Shirley St. They all take pleasure in inviting the public to their next event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 12-13. In keeping with the spirit of l ove, a portion of all sales will be donated to the Wishing Well Foundation. Art and love find their match(es) on Shirley Street The Shirley Street 16 art event >> What: Open house at galleries and studios >> When: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 12-13 >> Where: 5760 and 5850 Shirley St. >> Info: 249-2205 in the know In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine. Ralph Waldo Emerson COURTESY PHOTOPatty and Fritz MayhewCOURTESY PHOTOSEric and Jessica Crabtree with their artCOURTESY PHOTOSFar left: Frontline Bluegrass Above: The Swanson Family Left: Pure and SimpleCOURTESY PHOTOSCynthia and Steve Adams with their art SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY


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PAGE 80 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC6 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 Theater Art of Murder By The Naples Players at the Sugden Community Theater through Feb. 26. 263-7990 or www. Unnecessary Farce By Gulfshore Playhouse through Feb. 13 at The Norris Center. (866) 811-4111 or www. The 39 Steps By Florida Repertory Theatre, Fort Myers, through Feb. 26. 332-4488 or The Lady with All the Answers By Florida Repertory Theatre, Fort Myers, through Feb. 26. 3324488 or Agamemnon By FGCU TheatreLab through Feb. 27. 590-7268 or Shipwrecked! An Entertainment By Theatre Conspiracy at the Foulds Theatre at the Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers, through Feb. 20. 9363239 or West Side Story At the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Fort Myers, through Feb. 13. (239) 481-4849 or Flamingo Court At Off Broadway Palm Theatre, Fort Myers, through March 6. 278-4422 or The Full Monty At the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, Fort Myers, through Feb. 12. 278-4422 or Symphony All That Jazz The Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra presents February Jazz at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts at 6 and 8:30 p.m. Feb. 10. 597-1900 or www. Chamber Music The Naples Philharmonic Orchestra performs Sypert Salon 5 at 3 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or Thursday, Feb. 10 Trunk Show Signatures at Mercato hosts a Donna Degnan trunk show from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today and Friday. 2545800 or Sweet! Florida West Arts Gallery hosts its annual Valentines, Wines and Chocolates reception from 5:30-7:30 p.m. 25987 S. Tamiami Trail, Bonita Springs. 948-4427 or Art Lecture The Naples Art Association at The von Liebig Art Center presents How the Internet Has Revolutionized Every Aspect of Art at 6 p.m. 585 Park St. 262-6517 or www.naplesart. org. The Yankles The 23rd annual Jewish Film Festival closes with an American comedy, The Yankles, at 7 p.m. at the Regal Bell Tower Cinema, Fort Myers, $10. 481-4449, ext. 9, or www. Flute Tunes The Center for the Arts of Bonita Springs presents Live at the Promenade! featuring Flute Cocktail at 7 p.m. at the Promenade at Bonita Bay. 4958989 or Rock On Pioneer rockers Jerry Lee Lewis and Frankie Ford take the stage at 8 p.m. at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or Friday, Feb. 11 Trunk Show The ninth annual Trunk Show at Naples Botanical Garden runs from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today and Saturday with more than 20 vendors from across the nation. or 643-7275. Greek Fest The St. Katherines Greek Festival runs today through Sunday at St. Katherines Greek Orthodox Church, 7100 Airport Road N. 591-3430. Dog Talk Televisions Victoria Stilwell (Its Me or the Dog) comes to the Naples Yacht Club with a presentation to benefit Humane Society Naples. 643-1555 or Spring Fever The Southwest Florida Craft Guild opens its first Spring Fever exhibit with a reception from 5-7 p.m. at Coconut Point Gallery, 23101 Fashion Drive. 628-0123 or In Step Michael Flatleys Lord of the Dance Tour visits the Philharmonic Center for the Arts today tonight through Sunday. 597-1900 or Outdoor Concert A Southwest Florida Big Band Concert is set for 7-9 p.m. at the Cambier Park band shell. 3940470. Saturday, Feb. 12 Artcrafters The Naples Artcrafters Fine Art and Craft Show takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cambier Park. 434-0781. Art After Dark The galleries of Crayton Cove in Old Naples hold their next Art After Dark from 6-9 p.m. Visit galleries and enjoy wine, hors doeuvres and music. 659-2787. Art Talk Robert Wittman, author, consultant and former FBI special agent, presents You Paid WHAT for THAT? at 10 a.m. at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or Arts Galore The Coconut Point Art Festival takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday. Estero Festivities Celebrate Estero runs from 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Miromar Outlets, with games, demonstrations, a chili cook-off and raffle drawings. Asia Fest The seventh annual Asia Fest runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Mercato. Food Talk Food writer Francine Segan presents Aphrodisiacs: Myth or Reality? at 4 p.m. at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or www. It Takes Two Pablo Repun Tango hosts a Valentines milonga from 8-11 p.m. 1673 Pine Ridge Road. 738-4184 or Sunday, Feb. 12 Foreign Film The FGCU Renaissance Academy Foreign Film Series presents The Third Man (UK, 1949) from 1-4 p.m. at the Naples Center of FGCU, 1010 Fifth Ave. S. Suggested donation: $5. Big Band A free big band concert by the Townsmen Orchestra is set for 2-4 p.m. in Estero Community Park off Corkscrew Road. 768-2282. Free Concert The Naples Concert Band performs from 2-4 p.m. in the band shell at Cambier Park. 593-5054. Guitar Concert Peter Fletcher performs a free concert at 4 p.m. at Trinity-by-the-Cove Episcopal Church. 262-6581, ext. 207. Travel Abroad The FGCU Renaissance Academy hosts its 2011 Travel Abroad open house from 4-5:30 p.m. at 1010 Fifth Ave. S. Learn about upcoming excursions to Guatemala, Spain, England, Italy and Croatia. RSVP to 434-4737. Monday, Feb. 14 Third on Canvas Third on Canvas runs from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Tuesday in the Third Street South Shopping District. 649-6707 or Film Night The Center for the Arts of Bonita Springs Films for Film Lovers program features A Room with a View at 7 p.m. at the Promenade at Bonita Bay. $8. 495-8989 or Tenor Tunes The Canadian Tenors perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Fort Myers. 481-4849 or Premier Primatologist Conservationist and U.N. Messenger of Peace Dr. Jane Goodall speaks at 8 p.m. the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or Tuesday, Feb. 15 Book Talk A book discussion about Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton and the Marriage starts at 10 a.m. at Headquarters Regional Library, 2385 Orange Blossom Dr. 593-0177. Author Event Sunshine Booksellers hosts authors Sue Monk Kidd and Ann Taylor Kid from noon-2 p.m. 677 South Collier Blvd., Marco Island. 393-0353. Art Party The Chinese Propaganda Posters ArtLab Coffee Reception is set for 3:30-5 p.m. at FGCUs ArtLab. The exhibit runs through Feb. 23. 590-7238 or WHAT TO DO, WHERE TO GO COURTESY PHOTO Painter Val McGann will donate a portion of all sales from the second annual Eye for Art to Lighthouse of Collier, the agency that assists blind and visually impaired Collier County residents and their caregivers. Eye for Art takes place from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, at Lighthouse of Collier headquarters, 424 Bayfront Place. Shown here is Mr. McGanns A Naples Evening. For more information, call 430-3934 or visit PHOTO Gregory Harrison and Linda Purl perform at 6 and 8:30 p.m. Feb. 16 and 17 at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. For more information, call 597-1900 or


NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C7 WHAT TO DO, WHERE TO GO Tuesday, Feb. 15 Happy Hearts Marco Presbyterian Church continues its Music Makes the Heart Glad concert series at 6 p.m. with Babs Hillenbrand and Marv Hollenbeck at the organ and grand piano. Love offering accepted. 875 West Elkcam Circle. 394-8186 or www.marcochurch. com. In the Pink The Italian Cultural Society Film Series presents Son of the Pink Panther at 7 p.m. at The Norris Center, 755 Eighth Ave. S. $5 donation. On Their Toes Miami City Ballet presents Fanfare at 8 p.m. tonight and Wednesday the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or Wednesday, Feb. 16 Fashion Show The Worth Collection presents its spring trunk show today through Feb. 23. 380 10th St. S. RSVP: 860-3100. Art Program The Watercolor World of Tom Lynch starts at 2 p.m. at South Regional Library, 8065 Lely Cultural Parkway. 252-7542. Wednesday Night Out James Steve Farnsworth and The Paradise Brass Quintet perform from 6-9 p.m. at the Naples Botanical Garden. Bring chairs or blankets. 643-7275 or www.naplesgarden. org. One-Woman Show Janina Birtola performs Ghosts of the Desert at 7:30 p.m. at The Norris Center. 213-3058. Coming up Coors Time Beer, Barons and Business takes the stage at The Norris Center at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17. 213-3058. Jazz Night The Center for the Arts of Bonita Springs presents a jazz forum with Dan Heck and Rebecca Richardson at 7 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Promenade at Bonita Bay. 495-8989 or Musical Performance Michael Feinstein performs at 8 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 5971900 or Bach n Rock The Naples Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Ensemble hits the road with Bach n Rock at 8 p.m. Feb. 17 at Temple Shalom. 597-1900 or Moms at the Movies Jewish Family Services of Collier County presents The Kids Are All Right starring Annette Benning and Julianne Moore at 10 a.m. Feb. 18 at the Jewish Federation of Collier County, 2500 Vanderbilt Beach Road. 263-4205 or www.jewishnaples. org. Bluegrass Tunes The Laws are the opening act for Wayne Taylor & Appaloosa beginning at 7 p.m. Feb. 18 at The Norris Center. $20 in advance, $23 at the door. 213-3058. Carmen Opera Naples presents Carmen at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18 and 3 p.m. Feb. 20 at Gulf Coast High School. 514SING or Israeli Orchestra The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra performs at 8 p.m. Feb. 19 at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or www.thephil. org. Heritage Event The Naples Culture Heritage Celebration takes place from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 19 at the River Park Community Center. 213-3037. Ol Blue Eyes A Frank Sinatra tribute begins at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 19 at the Norris Center. 213-3058. Swan Lake The Moscow Festival Ballet performs Swan Lake at 8 p.m. Feb. 20 at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or Big Band The Gulf Coast Big Band performs from 2-4 p.m. Feb. 20 in the band shell at Cambier Park. 597-8954. One-Act Plays ETC Readers Theatre presents four one-act comedies at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20 in the Tobye Studio at the Sudden Community Theatre. 2637990 or Gulf Coast Symphony The Gulf Coast Symphony presents a tribute to Frank Sinatra and Mario Lanza at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20 at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Fort Myers. 481-4849 or Free Concert The Bonita Springs Concert Band performs at 2 p.m. Feb. 20 at Riverside Park, Bonita Springs. www. Jazz in the Garden The Naples Botanical Garden presents Jazz in the Garden with The Dan Heck Trio from 2-4 p.m. Feb. 20. Bring a blanket or chair. 6437275 or Music Lecture Concert pianist Jodie DeSalvo presents The Three Bs: Beethoven, Brahms & Berlin at 7 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or More Jazz The Naples Jazz Orchestra at 7 p.m. Feb. 21 in the band shell at Cambier Park. 592-9205. Sip & Sample The Village on Venetian Bay hosts Sip & Sample, live entertainment and tasty fare, from 5-7 p.m. Feb. 23. 262-1808. Bach Ensemble The Bach Ensemble performs psalms, songs and spirituals at 7 p.m. Feb. 24 at Grace Lutheran Church, 860 Banyan Blvd. www. Pops Tribute The Naples Philharmonic Orchestra presents Broadways Leading Men, a pops tribute to the most memorable male roles ever portrayed on the Great White Way, at 8 p.m. Feb. 22-26 and at 2 p.m. Feb. 26-27 at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. 597-1900 or Dinner Show Tea-A-Ria returns to Freds Food, Fun & Spirits on Feb. 27 and March 6. 431-7928 or www. Sunday Jazz Composer and arranger Dick Hyman presents Dick Hyman Plays Variations on The Wizard of Oz at 3 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Philharmonic Center for the arts. 597-1900 or Send calendar listings to Plain e-mail, Word documents and jpegs, please. No pdfs.KEN HOWARD / THE METROPOLITAN OPERA COURTESY PHOTO Three Southwest Florida movie theaters, including Holllywood Stadium-20 in Naples, will screen Nixon in China, live from The Metropolitan Opera, starting at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12. See story on page C16. The Art and Jazz Festival at Ole at Lely Resort runs from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 19. Call 793-2100.

PAGE 82 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC8 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 e CluSceneFortMyers 239-590-9994 Naples 239-593-9499 CapeCoral 239-458-8700 PortCharlotte 941-235-3354 OrderOnline:jasonsdeli.come CluSceneFindyourFavorite!ChicagoClub-Thelatestcrave,starringsmokedturkeybreastand smokedredpepper-cilantroaioliandmoreontastyherbfoccaciaDeliClub-Not-SoTraditionalclubhighlightedbyovenroastedturkey breastandREALbacon,cheddarandSwissplusmore,layeredbetween wholegrainwheatClubRoyale-Trendsetterclubsandwichwithbothsmokedturkey breastandpremiumhamandmoreinatoastyallbuttercroissantCaliforniaClub-ACaliforniadreamwithhomemade guacamoleandsproutsinthemixOpen Eve ry D a y& Nig h t! >> What: Alfred Hitchcocks The 39 Steps >> When: through Feb. 26 >> Where: Florida Repertory Theatre, 2267 First St. in the historic Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers >> Cost: $20 to $44 >> Info: 332-4488 or www. If you go cise actors perform to warm up. This show takes you back to the essence of play, where youd use your imagination to turn common things into something else. (OK. This bed is a pirate ship, and were surrounded by water. That throw rug is an island, and those slippers are Pirana fish!) Theres a sense of silliness, a sense of playfulness from the very beginning of this show, and we as the audience willingly join along, laughing with delight at the actors cleverness in creating yet another character or portraying another impossible scene.A winning partnershipPatrick Barlow adapted the movie for stage, based on a concept by Simon Corble and Nobby Dimon, who originally conceived of it as a two-man play. It received an Olivier Award for Best Comedy in 2007. It played off-Broadway, then on Broadway. When it closed on Broadway, it was so popular that it played off-Broadway again. It received six Tony nominations, including one for Best Play (It won Best Lighting Design and Best Sound Design). It also received a Drama Desk Award for Unique Theatrical Experience.This Fort Myers version is a co-production of Florida Rep with Orlando Shakespeare Theatre in Partnership with UCF, with staff and cast from both companies. Jim Helsinger, Orlando Shakes artistic director, directed this production with his tongue firmly in cheek. And while its every bit as good as the Broadway production, he put some of his own touches on it, including echoes as they speak and doors and portraits rolling past when two actors walk (in place) through a large house.This is a play with seemingly non-stop lighting and sound cues; kudos to lighting director Jim Hunter, sound designer Britt Sandusky and production stage manager Andrea Herbert. Costume designer Denise Warner did a lot with very little (and Florida Rep costume designer Roberta Malcolm is responsible for Hannays scarf that looks as if the wind is whipping it back). More farce than thriller, Alfred Hitchcocks The 39 Steps is zany and silly and playful and incredibly clever. Itll make you fall in love with theater all over again. blonde who finds herself at one point handcuf f ed t o Hannay; and Margaret, a young Scottish woman who, married to an older man and living on a farm in the highlands, longs for the excitement of city life. (Ms. Gibsons three characters, interestingly enough, are a brunette, a blonde and a redhead.) Ms. Gibson, as Margaret, and Mr. Plachy share some great moments together, including frantically miming a conversation when theyre supposed to be praying, and Margaret helping Hannay escape through a window. The remainder of the characters are played by Brad DePlanche and Brandon Roberts, who are listed in the program as Clown 1 and Clown 2. The comic duo portray everyone from policemen to theater people to underwear salesmen on a train. They also play the eccentric and endearing Mr. and Mrs. McGarrigle, an elderly couple who run an inn. The amply bosomed Mrs. McGarrigle (Mr. Roberts) is the lively one, while Mr. DePlanche plays her taciturn, apron-wearing husband who does her bidding. Their roles demand extremely quick changes. One scene that received applause from the opening-night audience took place at a train station. Within a minute, Mr. DePlanche and Mr. Roberts portray two underwear salesmen, two police officers, a train conductor, a paperboy and an elderly woman. In a carefully choreographed ballet, the two interact as all these characters, switching hats, changing their demeanor and accent with breakneck speed.Throughout the show they play so many different characters and provide so many laughs, its difficult to pick out the highlights. Mr. Roberts made me laugh simply by pantomiming sticking his head out of the window of a speeding train. Likewise for Mr. DePlanches portrayal of a professors flirty wife.As promised, this production does indeed include a chase scene on top of a speeding train, a parade of bagpipers, and a scene where our hero is chased by a plane a la North by Northwest. There are, in fact, numerous references to Hitchcock movies in this play. I lost count after a dozen. Some are reenactments of famous scenes, and others are the titles of movies, subtly or not-so-subtly worked into the dialogue. (One of my favorites is a prop: a bright white glass of milk on a tray, recalling the classic scene in Suspicion.)The secretIll tell you the secret of The 39 Steps. It isnt who the villain is, or what the 39 Steps actually are, or even whether Hannay is ever able to clear his name. The secret is that, at ARTS COMMENTARY Heres the thing about theater: You can have a big, lush pull-out-all-the-stops musical, like the recent touring production of South Pacific that came through town, or a $65 million Broadway show with all the whistles and bells, chockfull of special effects, a la Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. You can have a one-person show with a single actor moving about stage (think: Santaland Diaries or Shirley Valentine), or even just one man sitting behind a table telling stories, as Spalding Grey did.Theater is so wide, so wonderful, so diverse, it encompasses all these expressions.Alfred Hitchcocks The 39 Steps, playing at Florida Repertory Theatre through Feb. 26, emphatically falls on the bare bones side of the spectrum. It recreates the 1935 Hitchcock movie (which is based on John Buchans novel) using only four actors and very few props. But dont worry. They may use minimal props, but its maximum fun. Through the course of the show, the actors portray more than 150 people, sometimes changing character by simply switching hats and accents. The story revolves around Richard Hannay (Spencer Plachy), whos accused of murder when a woman is found dead in his home. The woman is a secret agent who, before dying, warns him of a sinister plot to smuggle out of the country military secrets vital to Englands air defense. She also mentions the 39 steps, without explaining what they are. Hannay wants to protect his country and also clear his name. Hes soon running through London and the highlands of Scotland, trying to stop the spies while also eluding capture. Hes the quintessential Hitchcock hero, the average guy whos falsely accused and finds himself thrown into bewildering and threatening circumstances. (Hitchcock seemed to take a certain glee in putting his characters in these jams.) Mr. Plachy, with his slicked-back hair and pencil-thin moustache, plays the role with the charm of a gentleman; you truly believe hes a man of the 1930s, gallant and upright. Hes the only actor who plays one character throughout the entire play. Deanna Gibson, the only actress in the cast, portrays three women: Annabella Schmidt, the secret agent with an almost too-thick accent; Pamela, a somewhat snobby British woman Hitchcocks classic icy b h a t t o NancySTETSON Run to see Alfred Hitchcocks The 39 Stepsthe heart of it, this play is a love letter to theater and the way it weaves its magic. The 39 Steps is self-referential from the very beginning. The curtain opens on Ray Rechts bare set: brick walls and pipes, with a table and easy chair and a freestanding door and window. In the background, a couple of tall stepladders. On the edge of the stage, a row of old-fashioned gas footlights. Here it is, it seems to say. Were on a stage. See? You can even see the back wall.And Mr. Plachys character, bemoaning his boredom at the beginning of the play, says to himself: Pull yourself together man! Find something to do, you bloody fool! Something mindless and tri vial. Something utterly pointless. Something I know! Ill go to the theater! That should do the trick! Unlike most plays that want to draw us into the action and make us forget were watching a show, The 39 Steps continually reminds us. It shows us people stepping through a freestanding door and while they do so, turning the door around, so that theyre now inside the house. It shows us four chairs being pushed together to form the front and back seats of a car. It presents problems (such as showing the top of a speeding train on a theater stage) and then demonstrates how it solves them. Its almost as if a small group of actors said, Hey, lets put on a show, and grabbed whatever was around them as props. So a trunk serves as a train seat, or as the top of a train itself, or as the front desk of an inn. The quick switching of hats to change characters? A common improvisation exerc is e T o f p to e ls e we ru g Pi r pl a th i in g at a n im A s t C n r e e o w o n ( Sound n t t d n n t rd e M r. t s a t o a n a r e on a m d uo h e on a n d an ply s) is l ays wh o u i c k t he heart of it this p la y is a love letter to the COURTESY PHOTOThe 39 Steps


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(Limited space available.)FEBRUARY EVENTSFebruary 12 Golisano Childrens Museum of Naples The Produce Market 11am 3pm in the Pavilion February 20 Celebrate our Red, White and Blue 5pm in the Pavilion Boys & Girls Club of Collier County Presidential Fashion Show Tickets are $125 per person. Contact the Boys & Girls Club at 325-1765.Waterside Shops events are secrets meant to be shared... NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 C9 PUZZLE ANSWERS Staff and volunteers from Hope for Haiti enjoyed being the guests of honor as recipients of the Diamond Volunteer Program award at a reception in January at The Residences at Pelican Isle Yacht Club. Cathy Grassi, Hope for Haiti operations director, and Tiffany Kuehner, vice president, accepted the award from Kelly Capolino, founder of the Diamond Award Program. Hope for Haiti was selected to receive the award in recognition of the organizations efforts in Haiti, especially its immediate action and unyielding support to save Haitian lives following the January 2010 earthquake that devastated the impoverished Caribbean country. This is an honor for our volunteers, particularly this year, Ms. Grassi says. Hope for Haiti was one of the first organizations to land in Haiti and distribute emergency aid directly to hospitals and displaced peoples camps throughout Portau-Prince and the south. None of this could have been completed without the incredible outpouring of love, str ength, perseverance and generosity of our volunteers here in Naples. We applied for this award because we wanted to honor all our volunteers for their efforts, she added. They went above and beyond. She especially thanked Martha Cole, John Farren, Jerry Wallace, Valerie and Clair Flinn, Francesca Copeland, Ann Murray, Marcie Nguyen, Pat McGloin, Heather Lerner, Nancy Burke, Toni Smith, Margot and Fred Adams, Paul Durette, Ray Stone, Matt Jepsen, Lauralee and Richard Uihlein, and Dr. Steve Shukan and Candi Thompson, R.N., who not only volunteered for the first medical mission after the quake, but who also organized the 2010 Hope for Haiti gala. Jack and Connie Kindsvater hosted the Diamond Volunteer reception in their home. The Diamond Volunteer Program has three components: In addition to the award and reception, the Ms. Capolino organizes educational seminars for area nonprofits and also rewards 15 percent of her real estate commission to a nonprofit organization mentioned by one of her clients upon buying or selling a property. Its pretty simple, she says. A client just needs to mention what nonprofit they would like to donate to. About Hope for Haiti, Ms. Capolino adds, Their volunteers have helped save the lives of so many in Haiti and have given countless hours to give others HOPE. I am so proud to present this award to them. Founded more than 20 years by Naples resident and humanitarian JoAnne Kuehner, Hope for Haiti is dedicated to improving the quality of life for Haitian people, particularly children, through education, nutrition and health care. Through its support of more than 40 schools and 60 health care centers, the organization touches the lives of more than 500,000 Haitian men, women and children each year. For more information about Hope for Haiti, call 434-7183, e-mail info@ or visit information about the Diamond Volunteer Program, call Ms. Capolino at 2626606, ext. 319, e-mail or visit Diamond Volunteer Program honors Hope for Haiti staff and volunteersSPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYCOURTESY PHOTOSMargot Adams, Pat McGloin and Toni Smith Kelly Capolino, Tiffany Kuehner and Mike Stewart Francesca Copeland, Cathy Grassi, Katherine Sullivan and Marcie Nguyen


Buca is great for Sharing!2/14Valentines Day Valentines Day Love means... Never having to say youre still NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC10 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 SEE ANSWERS, C9 SEE ANSWERS, C9011 King Features Synd., Inc. World rights reserved. 011 King Features Synd., Inc. World rights reserved.FLORIDA WEEKLY PUZZLES HOROSCOPES AROMANCE By Linda Thistle AQUARIUS (January 20 to Fe bruary 18) Big challenge coming up? Uncross those fingers and believe that youre going to do well. And keep in mind that so many people have faith in your ability to succeed. PISCES (February 19 to March 20) T esting the w aters is a good way of learning about an opportunity before plunging right in. Ask more questions and be alert to any attempts to avoid giving complete answers. ARIES (March 21 to April 19) T ime is on y our side in the early part of the week. But anything left undone by midweek will need to be put into rush mode. The weekend offers choices for you and someone special. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) F inall y getting credit for a contribution is nice for all you idea-generating Ferdinands and Fernandas. But dont sit on your laurels under the cork tree. Use it as a first step to a bigger opportunity. GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) Despit e the pr ogress made, a hint of doubt might set in. Thats OK. You need to stop and consider not only what youre doing but also how you are doing. Make adjustments where needed. CANCER (June 21 to July 22) T he dr eamer is dominant in the Moon Childs aspect, but a dollop of hardheaded practicality is coming up fast and jockeying for space. The challenge is to make room for both modes. LEO (July 23 to August 22) It s a good week for Leos and Leonas to start assessing what theyve done and what they plan to do. Moving to a new environment home or job-related is a possibility for some Cats. VIRGO (August 23 to September 2 2) The week calls for Virgos to make tough decisions, but in a way that leaves the door open for changes. Ask for advice from someone who has been in the position youre in now. LIBRA (September 23 to October 2 2) Disappointments are never easy to take, but you have the ability to learn from them and go on to success. Meanwhile, continue to build up your contacts. Youll need them soon. SCORPIO (October 23 to N o vember 21) Things might still be going much too slowly to suit you. But you need the time to make sure theyre going in the right direction. Its easier to make a course correction now rather than later. SAGITTARIUS (November 2 2 t o December 21) Showing some temperament at the way things are going is one way of getting your point across. Just dont overdo it, or you risk turning away more-moderate supporters. CAPRICORN (December 22 t o J anuary 19) Things could change more quickly this week than you like. But dont fret; youll most likely find that youre up to the challenges. The weekend offers much-needed relaxation. BORN THIS WEEK: Y ou ha ve a gift for making people and animals, too feel special and loved. Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each small 9-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine.Sponsored By: Moderate Challenging ExpertPuzzle Difficulty this week:


NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 C11 danHUDAK www.hudakonhollywood.comIts great that movies can serve as an escape from the everyday, especially when they take us places weve never seen. Sanctum easily has that covered; unfortunately, it takes us somewhere wed never want to go. Im not sure about you, but if someone offered to take me cave diving in a place where some passages are called Devils Restriction and The Elevator, Id kindly pass on the offer. I think most non thrill-seekers would, even those for whom spelunking is a hobby. So part of the fun going into Sanctum is the promise of watching an expedition team discover a giant, remote cave that heretofore has not been explored. And then the movie starts. After a half-hour of painful dialogue and an absurd amount of foreshadowing, a cyclone causes the cave to flood, forcing our explorers to find a new way out. With limited lighting, air supply and patience, the team dives deeper in the hope of finding a new exit. The five people who embark on the journey encapsulate just about every stock character you can ask for in this situation: Theres Frank (Richard Roxburgh), the world-famous cave diver who doesnt get along with his unappreciative but talented son Josh (Rhys Wakefield); theres the millionaire financier (Ioan Gruffudd) who wants to conquer nature, and his girlfriend Victoria (Alice Parkinson), who has no diving experience; and finally theres George (Dan Wyllie), Franks sidekick who has a history of decompression sickness. With that brief description, knowledgeable filmgoers can pretty accurately guess how the story will play out. This is not a surprise: The film was executive produced by James Cameron (Avatar), who hasnt told a fun, inspired story since True Lies in 1994. To be fair to director Alister Grierson, its not the predictability of the story thats its biggest problem. Rather, its the overwhelmingly dreary sense of despair that just wears you down, to the point where you dont care who lives or dies you just want the movie to end. Adding to the discomfort is a series of vivid and overly graphic scenes that make you cringe and want to look away. Whats even worse is that after theyre over, youre not eager to start looking again. You might be looking, by the way, through 3D glasses; though theres nothing here visually that warrants a third dimension. In fact, if it were possible to take away a dimension from the 2D, thatd be just fine. The more inyourface this movie is, the more unbearable it becomes, lending credence to the motto that there certainly is too much of a good thing. Sanctum is technically well made; the action is nicely staged and easy to follow, and the characters actions/ motivations are almost always understandable. However, its hard to appreciate bones protruding through skin and roughly 90 minutes of utter despair after a painfully boring setup. Dan Hudak is the chairman of the Florida Film Critics Circle and a nationally syndicated film critic. You can e-mail him at dan@hudakonhollywood. com and read more of his work at www. Rite (Anthony Hopkins, Colin ODonoghue, Alice Braga) A skeptical seminary student (Mr. ODonoghue) is sent to Rome to study exorcisms, but refuses to believe even after Father Lucas (Mr. Hopkins) shows him the real thing. Mr. Hopkins is good as usual, but Mr. ODonoghue doesnt have the leading man presence needed to carry the movie, and its a bit of a bore. Inspired by true events. Rated PG-13.Rabbit Hole (Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, Dianne Wiest) Once happily married Becca (Ms. Kidman) and Howie (Mr. Eckhart) try to move on after their 4-year-old son is killed in an accident. Its depressing, sure, but the performances are so good you cant help but admire the movie. Rated PG-13.The Green Hornet (Seth Rogen, Jay Chou, Cameron Diaz) After his fathers (Tom Wilkinson) death, millionaire playboy Britt Reid (Mr. Rogen) teams up with his dads mechanic (Mr. Chou) to fight crime in L.A., only with a twist: Theyll attack the bad guys by being one of the bad guys. Its genuinely humorous and entertaining and in a welcome change, the live action 3D actually looks good. Rated PG-13. LATEST FILMS CAPSULES Sanctum REVIEWED BY DAN ............Is it worth $10? No Sanctum is based on the real-life experiences of its producer, Andrew Wight. in the know


NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC12 WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 On Oscar night in Naples, the place to be is the Hilton, where the Naples International Film Festival will roll out the red carpet for movie aficionados and festival friends. After a three-course dinner beginning at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 27, guests will watch on multiple screens as James Franco and Anne Hathaway host the 83rd Academy Awards. Raffle tickets will be sold for prizes including celebrity-signed movie memorabilia, and silent auction lots will include two tickets to an invitation-only dinner with directors during the 2011 NIFF. Partygoers will also be able to cast ballots for their 2011 Oscar faves, and the person with the most winning picks at the end of the evening will take home a cash prize. Tickets are $100 per person. The evenings sponsors include the Hilton Naples and DeAngelis Diamond Construction Inc. Call 775-3456 or visit The Edison & Ford Winter Estates, Edison State College and BIG ARTS on Sanibel Island will host the 30th annual Thomas Edison Black Maria Film Festival for a fifth season March 19-21. The traveling festival makes stops at museums and colleges around the country and showcases independent and experimental film and video. Films include a variety of contemporary works drawn from an annual juried selection of award-winning works. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recognizes the Black Maria as an Academy Awards qualifying festival for short films. For more information and updates, visit or Naples International Film Festival hosts an Academy Awards partyBlack Maria Film Festival comes to Fort Myers in March Our family invites you to dine while enjoying the casual elegance of Miramares Al Fresco Patio overlooking the water on Venetian Bay. Celebrate Valentines Day at Miramare!4236 GULFSHORE BLVD N. NAPLES 239-430-6273 | WWW.MIRAMARENAPLES.COM Serving Lunch Daily Happy Hour First Seating Dinner 239-262-1127330 South 9th Street Naples, Florida 34102 (corner of 3rd ave south and 41)A quote from Dale Fysher. He has been a patron of Lindburgers for over 20 years. Thank you for bringing back Lindburgers. COME MEET THE BROOKS FAMILY AND GET 20% OFF FOOD ANYTIME NOW UNTIL FEBRUARY 28! WITH THIS COUPON.NOT GOOD WITH ANY OTHER OFFER. MAXIMUM $10.00. Christine Vertin Photography Christine Vertin PhotographyNEW OWNERS! NEW LOOK! NEW MENU! BEST BURGER IN FLORIDA! 25 YEARS!


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Call For Times and Reservations 239-765-7272 philJASON Christians & Jews Faith to Faith, by Rabbi James Rudin Jewish Lights. 288 pages. $24.99 As a staff member of the American Jewish Committee for more than 30 years, Rabbi James Rudin has been a prominent warrior in the struggle for constructive relations between Christians and Jews. His role as AJCs director of interreligious affairs allowed him to participate in meetings with Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI. Now settled on Sanibel Island, Rabbi Rudin remains active as an author and columnist, while serving as AJCs senior interreligious advisor. His new book is another step in his long career as an advocate and agent for principles and actions that will build understanding, respect and enthusiastic cooperation. The subtitle says it all: Tragic History, Promising Present, Fragile Future. Rabbi Rudin is frank and unapologetic as he probes the history of conflict between Christians and Jews. Indeed, conflict is too mild a term for many phases and issues in that history. A primary issue grows out of the early Christians decision to adopt one the several names of the Israelite people (the list includes Jews and Hebrews) for themselves. Calling themselves the New Israel, followers of Jesus felt that their new faith community superseded that of the Jewish people and that the coming of Jesus invalided the Israelites covenant with God. This replacement positioning is reinforced by the terms Old Testament and New Testament, constructions that Rabbi Rudin feels are unsuitable for either tradition, but demeaning to Judaism. Its message is in parallel with that of the dismissive evangelistic notion of Jews being somehow incomplete because of their failure to accept Christ. The labeling of Jews as Christ-killers is an obvious roadblock to any pursuit of constructive relationships between the faiths. Building interrelationships is not a homogenizing process, but rather one that allows for respectful particularity. Rabbi Rudin is dismayed by feel-good jargon like Judeo-Christian heritage, which suggests that we are all the same. He prefers formulations like Jewish and Christian traditions. We need to understand and respect differences, not pretend that they dont exist. In remarkably efficient and clearly crafted chapters, Rabbi Rudin puts in context several other concerns. These include the long institutionalization of Christian anti-Semitism, the need for the Shoah to be seen as a unique historical tragedy and the term Holocaust to escape the fate of becoming a lower-cased generic term, and the need to understand the intrinsic relationship between the Jewish people and the modern state of Israel. I do not wish to give the impression that this book is a rehashing of grievances. It is much more than that: at once more profound and more practical. Christians & Jews Faith to Faith is a guidebook for effective, respectful and even celebratory interreligious relations. Rabbi Rudin underscores the enormous positive steps that have been taken within the last half-century. He stresses the need for true understanding through committed listening and honest dialogue that is not merely polite or politically correct. He insists that the positive path of recent decades cannot be taken for granted as the future path without continued hard work. Patience and urgency must be held in fruitful balance. The author argues that working toward constructive relationships is a necessity, and that the complication of engaging the Islamic community into the process of interreligious relationship building is an enormous one. In his last two chapters, and in several appendices that include a discussion guide and a resource bibliography, Rabbi Rudin offers the nuts and bolts of program design and implementation for professional and lay community leaders. He wants us to get moving, to recognize that, It is no longer enough for faith communities to simply live side by side in a kind of de facto coexistence. Rabbi Rudin believes that the tragic past is not irreversible, and that effective dialogue can give our communities a spiritual mooring so that people who believe differently can reside together in peace. A theological girding of religious pluralism, he writes, will guarantee its permanence and will replace the facile sense of toleration that currently exists among religious groups. Let us hope so. Rabbi James Rudin will speak about his book and sign copies at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 27, at Beth Tikvah, 1459 Pine Ridge Road. Call 434-1818 for details..FLORIDA WRITERS Fighting for understanding between Christians and Jews ernstate of Israel co r of gr a ti n mu T co n an the of an e r si R o fo l r f s ti v s p


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Young Jim Rudins father was asked, as a man with no vested interest, to judge his neighbors Christmas decorations each year, and this was the beginning of Jims interaction with the Christian community a positive one. Another part of his life journey that prepared him for work in interreligious relationships was his undergraduate career at Wesleyan University. While there, he enrolled in a Great Books course taught by V ictor B utterf ield, the university president. Reading the master works of ancient and modern philosophy and literature led Mr. Rudin to recognize the central importance of the Jewish contribution to civilization and the fact that this tradition was enhanced and preserved by rabbis throughout much of the past 2,000 years. He was motivated to do the same. Mr. Rudin completed his undergraduate education at George Washington University in 1955. He then went on to rabbinical school, receiving his masters degree and rabbinical ordination from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in 1960. Rabbi Rudins first rabbinical assignment was to serve as a United States Air Force Chaplain (1960-1962). This experience was perhaps the most important in preparing a foundation for his later career. Stationed in Japan and making visits to Korea on a regular basis, he found himself working within a community of clergymen of various faiths. Cooperation, joint problem solving and living and working in the same facilities for two years prepared him as much as anything else for what would be his multi-decade career with the American Jewish Committee. He learned a lot about Christianity, and he realized that the other chaplains knew little about authentic Judaism. After his military service, Rabbi Rudin served congregations in Kansas City, Mo., (1962-1964) and Champaign-Urbana, Ill., (1964-1968). During the latter position, he did graduate studies in history at the University of Illinois. In 1968, Rabbi Rudin began his career as a member of the American Jewish Committee senior professional staff, where he served as director of the Interreligious Affairs Department (1983-2000). He is currently the AJCs senior interreligious adviser. A former chairman of the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations, Rabbi Rudin participated in 10 meetings with Pope John Paul II and was a guest of honor at the 1994 Vatican concert commemorating the Shoah. In April 2008, he was chosen by the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops to respond to Pope Benedict XVIs address to Jewish leaders in Washington, D.C. He has also participated in historic meetings with the World Council of Churches in Geneva and with Eastern Orthodox Christian leaders in Greece. Rabbi Rudin served on the Camp David Presidential Retreat Interfaith Chapel Committee and the Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Holiday Commission. He was a founder of the National Interreligious Task Force on Soviet Jewry and of the National Interreligious Task Force on Black-Jewish Relations. In 1985, he was a founding member of the New York State Task Force on Life and the Law, an interdisciplinary body that focuses on bioethical issues. The author or editor of nine books, one of the most notable being The Baptizing of America: The Religious Rights Plans for the Rest of Us, he has written weekly commentaries for Religion News Service/Newhouse Syndicate since 1991. His articles have appeared in many newspapers and publications including The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Origins and many Christian and Jewish publications and international print media.He has lectured throughout the world and been a frequent guest on radio and television programs including ABC, BBC, CBS, CNN, Fox, MSNBC, NBC, NPR, PBS and international electronic media. Often honored for his leadership in building religious tolerance and understanding, Rabbi Rudin holds honorary doctorates from Saint Leo University, Saint Martins University and HUC-JIR. He and his wife, Marcia, have lived on Sanibel Island since 2000, when he retired from the AJC. Here he visits with his old Washington-area friend Willard Scott, collects memorabilia of the old Washington Senators baseball team and continues being an avid fan of crossword puzzles and American popular music. And, of course, he continues to write. His latest book, Christians and Jews Faith to Faith, is reviewed on the previous page. Philip K. Jason, Ph.D., United States Naval Academy professor emeritus of English, is a poet, critic and freelance writer with 20 books to his credit, including several studies of war literature and a creative writing text.FLORIDA WRITERS Rabbi James Rudins fight for respect among faith communities BY PHILIP K. COURTESY PHOTORabbi James Rudin


NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC20 WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 MR. TEQUILA RESTAURANT 3216 North Tamiami Trail(239) 304-8629 HAPPY HOUR 4-6pm 2-4-1 Margaritas Domestic Draft Beer $2.50 Everyday!Hours: Open 7 Days Sun-Thurs 11am-10pm Fri & Sat 11am-10:30pm Best Margaritas in Town! Spend $25 Receive $5 OFF $1 OFFUp To 4 AdmissionsRookery Bay Environmental Learning Center 300 Tower Road (off Collier Blvd. 1 mile South of US 41)Open Mon.Sat. 9am-4pm rookerybay.orgExplore the Outdoors! Valid through 3/31/11. Cannot be combined with any other o er. Lights to Desire At Prices to Admire www.LightingFirst.usGreat Selection, Great Prices available at: For those who want to rock and roll, travel or acquire wines from some of the finest wineries in the world, the auction offerings up for bid at this years SWFL Wine & Food Fest on Saturday, Feb. 26, will not disappoint. The event will be held during the Grand Tasting and Auction at Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club and the auction lots are available for viewing at Bidders will have the chance to compete for a stay at Staglin Vineyards estate to experience the harvest and a winemaking experience as special guests of this years signature vintner. Another package includes one-of-akind necklace and earrings crafted from AC/DC bassist Cliff Williams guitar picks adorned in black diamonds by Mark Loren Designs and capped off with a years worth of Norman Loves BLACK dark chocolate confections. If that is not enough, walk away with an authentic music award presented to the band from Irelands music industry, personalized by Mr. Williams. A Vegas package features a trip to Las Vegas for choice seats at the Lady Gaga Monster Tour concert, the Beatles LOVE Cirque show, a stay at the Bellagio and dinner at two fabulous restaurants. If something closer to home is more attractive, then attend the Charities Angels Rock and Roll Party where Wine Fest trustee Michele Eddy will host a dinner and wine party at her riverfront home for 30. Entertainment for the evening will include the headline band of Steve Luongo, Larry Hobbs and Mark Hitt with singer Randy Jackson of Zebra. Numerous sports packages are up for auction as well, including tickets to the U.S. Open Congressional in June, the NCAA finals, the Major League All Star game or winners canExciting packages pair well with Wine & Food SEE WINE, C21 g Co f in music awa om Irelands z ed b y Mr Ju n ne the NC AA f ta r ga me ch ance to co mgl in Vineyards he h a xp er ies ts tu re p ac ke -of-aearrin gs C/ DC bas s guitar p ic k diamo nd s igns and c a s worth of N K d ar k choc ol ot e no N sp g e o V ineyar ds ar vest s sc ks d s by ap pe d N orman l ate co no ugh, wal k ic a wa rd d s ag auct io in cludin g U. S. Open Co Ju ne theNCAA f o se who want to rock and roll, r acquire wines fr om m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m m t he f inest winerie s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s o rld the auctio n n n n n n n n n n n n n n up f or bid a t t h is s s s s s s s s s s s W FL Wine & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & s t on Satur26, wi ll not i nt. The l l be h e ld h e Gran d a n d AucM i r o mar e a c h & Go l f d t h e auction l ots a ble for viewin g SWFLWineFest.or illhhh M onster Tour c o LOVE Cirque s ho l a g io and din n r est auran ts. I f somet h i s more a t th e R Edd a n d w e r f r o nt h om m ent f or the the headline b a L arry Ho bb s an d M R and y Jackson o f Z or g. h The historic Judgement of Paris put American wines on the map. Bidders will take home bottles that commemorate the event, including Chateau Montelena Chardonnay and Stags Leap Cabernet.


NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 C21 Two Dinners & a Bottle of Wine239-263-45811100 Tamiami Trail N., Naples 6 blocks South of the Coastland Mall, next to the Ramada$1995Dinners Include: ALL NIGHT EVERY NIGHT!King sh Napa Valley{} Entertainment FromNAPLES PREMIER STEAKHOUSE Open 7 Days Dinner 4:30pm-10pm Happy Hour 4:30pm 6:30pm Serving the Evening Meal Since 1947per person send their child to Michael Jordans basketball camp. Theres a sports stars package that includes lunch with legendary Miami Dolphins coach, Don Shula and a day of watching tennis with Chris Evert. For those who prefer to be part of the action, the auction has adventure packages too, from racecar and aerial dog fight experiences to Dory boat white water rafting in the Grand Canyon and luxury skiing in Aspen. Bidders can obtain the wines of the 1976 Smackdown in Paris competition that put U.S. winemakers on the map as well as magnums of each of the participating vintners in this years Wine Fest, the Best Bordeauxs, and other wine tastings and tours. All of the money raised during the auction will go directly to The Childrens Hospital of Southwest Florida, Edison State Colleges pediatric nursing program and Florida Gulf Coast Universitys endowed fund to support a local pre-med student. Tickets for the Wine Fest weekend of fun range from $500 for Saturday Grand Tasting and Auction tickets to $750 and up to $1,500 per person to also attend a Chef Vintner Dinner, depending on the dinner and availability. For more information, go to www. or call 278-3900. COURTESY PHOTO Confectioner Norman Love, rocker Cliff Williams and jeweler Mark Loren team up to offer a dazzling, delicious auction package for the SWFL Wine & Food Fest. WINEFrom page C20


Valid thru 03/30/11 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC22 WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 The Old NaplesAntiques ShowFebruary 19 & 20, 2011Sat 9am 4pm ~ Sun 10am 4pmAllman Promotions LLC 239-877-2830 Admission is $8.00 With This Ad Only $7.00Featuring Quality Antiques, Art & JewelryGlass Repair AvailableLunch available for purchase by the students of Saint Ann School542 8th Avenue S, Naples, FL FL ST#37304 FL ST#37304 Autumn Leaves & Azure Seas21 Day Rail & Sail (no flying)Take the train from Florida to New York & cruise back to Florida! Visit Boston, Nova Scotia, Panama & so much MORE! fr. $1,299 17 Day S. American Treasures Visit Colombia, Panama, Ecuador, Peru & Chile plus a full Canal transit! FREE AIR & BUS! fr. $1,699 16 Day MediterraneanSail to Ponta Delgada, Barcelona, Marseille & Palma! FREE AIR & BUS! fr. $1,099 20 Day Panama CanalVisit San Francisco, Mexico, Costa Rica & Colombia with a full Canal transit! 2 nts in Seattle! FREE AIR & BUS!fr. $1,799 Special Celebration Cruises5 day All Aboard Alumni fr. $2998 day Liberty Anniversary fr. $4998 day Allure Anniversary fr. $749 Cocktail party, gift & FREE BUS! 1/2 Priced Drinks in Tavern 5-6 and $25 Three Course Menu seven days a week NOW OPEN FOR LUNCH Waterfront Dining on the Cocohatchee River... (239) 591-3837 www.bayhousenaples.com799 Walkerbilt Road Naples, Florida, 34110 LIVE ENTERTAINMENTMonday, Wednesday thru Saturday night and Sunday BrunchMONDAY: Rick Howard TrioWED & THURS: Michael Blasucci and Diego FRIDAY: Meagan Rose SATURDAY: Meagan Rose and Bill Zink SUNDAY BRUNCH: Rick Howard and Don Mopsick Opinions change with time. Throughout the past 40 years, it has become popular to think green. But our ancestors had to hunt for food and killed buffalo, deer and passenger pigeons, making some species endangered and others extinct. It was proper to kill animals, throw garbage out into the backyard without composting it or play with the mercury from a broken thermometer (which today we know is dangerous). Toys reflected scenes of everyday life, so it is not surprising to find an antique childs plate with what we consider a frightening decoration. Some small plates were made with the letters of the alphabet embossed on the border. These alphabet plates were popular from the 1780s to the 1860s. The letters taught a child to read, and the center design usually included a nursery rhyme, proverb or wise saying. Some plates pictured a mother or father doing everyday jobs like cooking or sewing or farming. Alphabet plates were made of pottery, porcelain, glass or metal and sometimes came with matching mugs. One early-19th-century English plate that recently auctioned caused comment among the bidders. The transfer-decorated Staffordshire plate pictures hunters in a canoe surrounded by swimming seals. The hunters are beating the seals to death with clubs so they can sell the fur. Canada banned hunting baby harp seals in the water in 1984, and Russia banned killing baby seals in 2009. Before various countries bans, hunting killed many baby seals and lowered the seal population, but the bans have brought seal herds back to a larger size. Q: Twenty years ago, I bought two antique Windsor chairs from a friend for $1,500. A dealer recently appraised them for $1,250 each. I have been unable to find any information about the cabinetmaker. His mark is machine-carved on both chairs and reads John M. Bair, Hanover, Penna. A: The machine-carved marks indicate that your chairs are not antiques. Bairs Cabinet Shop, the name of John M. Bairs business, operated from 1933 to 1964 in Hanover and later Abbottstown, Pa. So your chair dates to Bairs early years in Hanover. Bairs made high-quality reproductions of antique furniture, especially Colonial Revival furniture. So your chairs date from the 1930s at the earliest. Theyre not antique, but that doesnt mean theyre not well-made chairs worth the price you paid or more. Q: I have several records marked Vogue. The records have a pictureDisturbing images common on old childrens itemsKOVELS: ANTIQUES & COLLECTING i k terryKOVEL SEE KOVEL, C23 Now Carry Telescope, Windward, Hanamint & More! Mon-Fri 9-5 Sat 9-1 Sun closedBedroom, Dining Living Room Furniture, Sink Vanities Outdoor Furniture and Accessories Inside Out Furniture Warehouse592-1387 2097 Trade Center Way NaplesWHY PAY MORE?WHOLESALE to the PUBLICWe NEW ITEMS ARRIVING DAILY!!! Extra Savingson Floor Samples!SHOP US LAST FOR THE BEST PRICE!!!Now Offering Full Design Service In Your Home!!


NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 C23 printed right on the vinyl. Id like to know something about them. Are they valuable?A: Vogue picture records were made by Sav-Way Industries of Detroit from May 1946 to April 1947. Each record has a picture on both sides, sometimes signed by the artist. The records pictures were applied to an aluminum core and then covered with vinyl. Then the grooves were stamped into the vinyl. Most of the records were 10-inch 78 rpm, but some 12-inch 78 rpm records were also made. The first Vogue picture record was Basin Street Blues with Sugar Blues on the flip side. More than 70 different Vogue picture records were made. SavWay Industries claimed it was making 500,000 records a month in early 1947, but the company went bankrupt a few months later. It is still fairly easy to find Vogue picture records for sale. Most sell for $10 to $50. Q: I am a collector of Occupied Japan ceramics. Another collector I ran into told me that Occupied Japan items were stamped in red, black or blue, and that a piece with a red mark is more valuable than a piece marked in blue or black. Is this true? A: Florence Archambault, the author of books on Occupied Japan, says there is no evidence that what you were told is true. For one thing, marks on Occupied Japan items can be found in a variety of other colors, including yellow, green, gold and brown. The Made in Occupied Japan mark was required on Japanese exports starting in February 1947. In August 1949 the requirement was altered and ceramic exports could be marked Made in Occupied Japan, Occupied Japan, Made in Japan or simply Japan. That means that identical pieces can be marked differently. But collectors of Occupied Japan ceramics prefer pieces marked Made in Occupied Japan or Occupied Japan. The occup ation ended in April 1952. Tip: Some tea and coffee stains on dishes can be removed by rubbing them with damp baking soda. 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 e-mail 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. Write to Kovels, (Florida Weekly), King Features Syndicate, 300 W. 57th St., New York, NY 10019. K OF FEBRUA RY RY RY RY RY Y Y Y RY Y Y Y RY Y RY Y RY Y RY RY Y Y Y Y Y Y Y 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16, 20 11 C SKINNER INC., WWW.SKINNERINC.COM / COURTESY PHOTOThis 1880s childs plate has letters around the edge to teach the alphabet and a picture in the center to display a method of hunting seals. The plate sold at a Skinner auction in Boston for $148, below auction estimate, perhaps because the picture of a seal hunt is controversial today.KOVELFrom page C22 anita ford collection balbianello bird dog bay campus peddler the clara williams company detra kay jewelry design the girl with the pearl isle of skye cashmere lalo handbags liza byrd boutique marg of pepper pike melanie white designs nina mclemore rita linton jewelry the romantic room shibui collection by milda three islands trillion vanderbilt gallery a wreath of wishes anita ford collection balbianello bird dog bay campus peddler the clara williams company detra kay jewelry design the girl with the pearl isle of skye cashmere lalo handbags liza byrd boutique marg of pepper pike melanie white designs nina mclemore rita linton jewelry the romantic room shibui collection by milda three islands trillion vanderbilt gallery a wreath of wishesDesigner Boutiqueat The Ritz-Carlton, Naples Plaza Ballroom, 280 Vanderbilt Beach Road Friday, February 18, 2011 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. & Saturday, February 19, 2011*9 a.m. to 3 p.m.15% of all sales beneting condential 24-hour crisis line: 239.775.1101*Parking for Designer Boutique on Saturday, February 19, is $5.00, or complimentary valet parking with a Ritz-Carlton retail or food and beverage purchase.


NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC24 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda at941-575-2121 Project HELP plans a sweet eveningProject HELP Crisis Center holds its 15th annual Chocolate Extravaganza, an evening of hors doeuvres, champagne, wine and, of course, chocolate, beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at The von Liebig Art Center. Live and silent auctions will help raise funds for the center that provides free, professional counseling services to victims of sexual violence and rape as well as survivors whose loved ones have suffered sudden death or suicide. The center also operates a 24-hour crisis hotline and SAVE THE DATE referral service. Tickets are $75 per person. For reservations or more information, call 649-1404 or visit Have a Beach Ball for the CACThe Childrens Advocacy Center of Collier County holds its 15th annual Beach Ball beginning at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, on the lawn at the Naples Beach Hotel. Organizers will recreate the kind of sunset festivities for which Key Wests Mallory Square is famous. After sunset cocktails and beach games, dinner will be served and the live and silent auctions will continue to the sounds of None Other. Since 1986, the CAC has worked to identify, intervene and treatment child abuse and neglect in Collier County. Beach Ball tickets are $250 per person. For reservations and more information, call Deanna Fitzgerald at 263-8383, ext. 233, or visit Blind Side parents star in fundraiser for Youth HavenYouth Haven welcomes Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy, whose real-life adoption of Michael Oher inspired the best-selling book and award-winning movie The Blind Side, to a fundraising luncheon on Thursday, March 10, at the Naples Grande Resort. With the encouragement and support of his adoptive family, Mr. Oher went on to become a star NFL player. Mr. Tuohy was a record-breaking University of Mississippi basketball player and an NBA broadcaster who is now a successful restaurateur. Mrs. Tuohy, dubbed a warrior princess in The Blind Side, is a Memphis native and interior designer featured on HGTV and in numerous publications. She will soon make regular appearances on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. Together the Tuohys wrote the New York Times bestselling book, In a Heartbeat: Sharing the Power of Cheerful Giving, about the p.m. S a t ur d ay, F e b. h e Na p les rs will u nset K e y a re un c h b e a n d n tinu e O th e r. Thursday R e so rt W i po r we pla M Un pla y i s n ow T uo h y, T h e B l i n


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February 14 20, 2011To Purchase | 239.593.3900 The Quarry | Naples, FL THE IDEAL GOLF PACKAGEThe Ultimate Golf Experience BookONLY $99Receive access to 39 Top SW Florida courses & a weekly badge to the ACE Group Classic Tickets and Golf Books Available at 2135 Tamiami Trail North | Naples, FL Celebrate Valentine's Day with Sending Valentine Love Your Way Save $20 This week Online ONLY:Purchase two (2) weekly tickets online for $80 ($100 regular value) Weekly Tickets are valid all week, February 14 20, 2011 Promo Code: VALENTINES February 19Spectators receive Free Play at Seminole CasinoSATURDAYFebruary 20Present your Fifth Third Bank Debit or Credit Card for Free AdmissionSUNDAY C26 WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 SAVE THE DATE Wine Tasters planning a Decanted EveningThe Wine Tasters of Naples are planning the groups second annual charity event, Some Decanted Evening, beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at The Players Club at Lely Resort. The islandinspired evening will include a wine tasting, dinner, live music and silent auction.The Wine Tasters of Naples began with 17 members in 2007. Membership today is approximately 500 people. The clubs mission is to bring together people who appreciate fine wines in a social atmosphere and to help local charities and businesses prosper. Activities include regular wine tastings at local restaurants and a monthly dinner/wine tasting party at a club members home. Proceeds from all Wine Tasters activities are donated to local charities. Admission to Some Decanted Evening is $85 per person and is open to all. Checks can be made payable to The Community Foundation of Collier County and mailed to Dan Leaman, Wine Tasters president, 5637 Whisperwood Blvd. #601, Naples FL 34110. Last years event sold out and raised more than $42,000 for Youth Haven, St. Matthews House and the Shelter for Abused Women and Children. The three charities have also been named beneficiaries of this years fundraiser. A special evening for special peopleThe Foundation for the Developmentally Disabled hosts its sixth annual Very Special Evening for Very Special People beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 18, at St. John the Evangelist Church. Guests of honor will be ABC7 News anchor Stacey Deffenbaugh, Collier County Sheriff Kevin Rambosk, Naples Mayor Bill Barnett and Collier County Commissioner Jim Coletta. Entertainment will be by Billy Dean and Dawn.Tickets are $100 per person. For more information, call 594-9007 or e-mail info@ Go wild for giraffe at ZOObilee 2011The Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens is holds its ZOObilee 2011: Gala for the Giraffe on Tuesday evening, Feb. 22, at The Ritz-Carlton, Naples. Special guests will be National Geographic Emerging Explorers Dr. Luke Dollar and Dr. Mireya Mayor and Nat Geo WILD host Shawn Heflick. A ZOObilee patrons party will take place Monday, Feb. 28, at the zoo with award-winning broadcaster, author and giraffe conservationist Lynn Sherr. Both evenings will benefit the Kiwa Ranch giraffe experience planned for a 2013 opening at the zoo. Gala tickets are $250 per person; a limited number of patron tickets remain available for $400 per person. For more information, visit eveni ng s will benefit the Kiwa g ira ff e experi l anned f or a p ening at the al a t s 2 50 rson; m ite d be r ron ts i n bl e 0 0 p er p erson. o re in f ormation visit a pleszoo.or g / g iraffe.

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FLORIDA WEEKLY SOCIETY 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. 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@ FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C27 February is Dental Awareness Month! Initial Comprehensive Exam Full set of X-Rays Healthy Mouth Cleaning $95 regular $338Gentle, Caring Dentistry Since 2003239.261.7291 | www.naplesdentalcenter.com201 8th St South, Suite 106, Naples | Downtown at the Baker Center A fundraiser for the American Heart AssociationFashion Obsession at the Miromar Design Center 1. Berkley Gaddis 2. Candice Sebring-Kelber and Julie Franklin 3. Trisha Borges 4. Kay Bork and Judy Starnes 5. Joan Barron, Carol DeJulio, Joann Cadin, Stevie Clegg and Linda ShollDEBI PITTMAN WILKEY / COURTESY PHOTOS 1 23 4 5

PAGE 102 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC28 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 FLORIDA WEEKLY SOCIETY 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. 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@ hour at Shulas with the Wine Tasters of NaplesHodges at Naples Memorial Gardens honors U.S. Coast Guard Chief William CarlA welcome back to work after Afghanistan tour 1. Marilyn Varcoe, Robin Hayes, Barbara Miller-Spencer and David Spencer 2. Joe and Lorraine Badessa, Bill McGuigan and Sherri Weidman 3. Michelle Verman, Jim and Jill Symmonds and Bill Harding 4. Jacky Generous, Marci Charland, Lynda Colt and Kathy Jackson 5. Karol Little, Dan Leaman, Rebecca Chandler and Debi Foss 1. Thelma Hodges and Bernadette La Paglia 2. Arthur and Geri Brodeur 3. Chief William Carl, USCG Raid Team, with his wife Robin and their son BrandonSHERRI WEIDMAN / COURTESY PHOTO COURTESY PHOTOS 2 3 1 2 5 5 3 4

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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C29 FLORIDA WEEKLY SOCIETY 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. 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@ at the Everglades Seafood Festival 1. Karen Hughes 2. Steve Gowdy 3. Cathy and Lindsey Sanders 4. Dennis Murphy and Ed PrattonBOB RAYMOND / COURTESY PHOTOS 1 34 2

PAGE 104 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLYC30 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 His & Hers Valentines Package $295Enjoy a Couples Swedish Massage & Half Day Boat Rental at Naples Bay Resort {Package Valued at $435} Call for Reservations(239) 530-5134 Early Bird$24 with one glass of wine 11:30am to 6pmLate Bird$24 from 9:30pm to close (three courses)300 FIFTH AVE. S. NAPLES, FLORIDA 239.262.4044 2 for 1 2 for 1 Join us for Happy Hour (on selected drinks) Every day from 4 to 6 Bar Only complimentary buffet & LIVE MUSIC A TASTE OF Elegance WWW.NAPLES.BICEGROUP.COM50% OFF BOTTLES OF WINE(under $120 only) Every Monday for Lunch and DinnerLUNCH SPECIALS$12 Sandwiches with free salad and french friesREGULAR MENU & VALENTINES DAY SPECIALS ALL NIGHTJOIN OUR MAILING LIST TO GET DISCOUNTS AND SPECIAL OFFERSGIFT CARDS AVAILABLE ONLINE TO GO MENU GET 10% OFF Here are some capsule summaries of previous reviews: Fernandez the Bull, 1201 Piper Blvd., Naples; 254-9855 This restaurant has thrived for years at its 1265 Airport Road location. Now, with its sleek second location, even more people can enjoy the authentic Cuban cuisine served up by the hospitable Fernandez family and staff. I can recommend the Cuban nachos, an inventive mix of thinly sliced fried plantains, savory chicken, cheese sauce, capers and parsley (plan to share this one); calamari in a well-seasoned tomato sauce with pepper and onions, a refreshing departure from fried calamari; ropa vieja, a classic dish of shredded flank steak in a tomato sauce with peppers and onions; and shrimp and scallops in white wine, garlic and capers. Yuca in creamy garlic sauce, black beans and yellow rice and sweet fried plantains were great sides. For dessert, you cant go wrong with the flan or the tres leches cake. Beer and wine served. Food: Service: Atmosphere: Reviewed March 2010Fuji Sushi Bar & Asian Bistro, 6355 Naples Blvd., Naples; 593-5550 This relative newcomer manages to accomplish what many of the big boys dont: It delivers first-rate Asian fare with style and flair in an intimate and peaceful setting. Owners John and On Augsondthung are from Thailand but have a firm grasp on the intricacies of sushi, which Mr. Augsondthung expertly crafts while his wife handles the front of the house and an uncle takes care of the hot Thai dishes. A Fuji lobster roll melded tempura lobster, avocado, asparagus, scallions and masago. Another clever dish is called tuna chips, which blends raw tuna, avocado, scallions and a spicy sauce with tortilla chips. Pad Thai devotees will swoon at Fujis version. Other standouts include lettuce wraps, ninja shrimp, royal duck curry and fried bananas served with blueberry jam and stripes of chocolate sauce. Beer and wine served. Food: Service: Atmosphere: Reviewed October 2009Omei Chinese Cuisine 14700 Tamiami Trail; 254-8973Lovers of authentic Chinese food finally have a place in which to celebrate a widely misunderstood cuisine. Mark and Mary Cheng bring an elegant new standard to the region with their exceptional food and service. Youll find no egg foo yung or crab Rangoon on this menu, just imaginative, artfully plated real Chinese food. Never mind the name: Order the salted pepper calamari, which consists of tender tubes of squid fried to perfection and topped with toasted garlic and onion. The Peking duck is always available and well worth ordering. Chilean sea bass with two sauces hearty black bean and delicate garlic was terrific, as were the mango prawns, with sweet mangoes and hot red peppers topped with pine nuts. Service was as polished as the cuisine. Full bar. Food: Service: Atmosphere: Reviewed May 2010Sophias Ristorante Italiano, 3545 Pine Ridge Road, Naples; 597-0744This classic and classy establishment serves ultra-fresh, well-executed Italian dishes along with house-made breads and desserts. From the warm bread with olive oil and al dente broccoli rabe with spicy homemade sausage and crisp polenta, to the vivid red tuna carpaccio with caper berries to the huge and delicious zuppe di pesce, to desserts of tiramisu and sfogliatelle, this was an exceptionally good meal. Service was also excellent, including table checks by owner Jay Cherr, one of which included a visit with 1-year-old daughter, Sophia, on whom he and wife/co-owner Camille clearly dote. The ambience is lovely as well, reminiscent of trattorias found in Italy. Beer and wine served.Food: Service: Atmosphere: Reviewed August 2010Sweet Tomatoes, 10940 Tamiami Trail N., Naples; 597-1112 This location of the healthy salad bar chain boasts a contemporary farmers market design, with exposed ceilings and high windows plus appetizing photographs of produce at the peak of ripeness. The food found along the buffet line is equally fresh, with lots of healthy choices including salads, soups, hot entrees, breads and desserts. All the vegetarian items are clearly labeled. Vegetarian Morocco garbanzo and lentil soup was hearty and well seasoned, as was fire-roasted green chile and corn chowder with bacon. There are white and sweet potatoes along with toppings, a handful of pasta offerings and a make-yourown-sundae station that was especially popular with the many children dining there with their parents. An added bonus is that dinner is less than $10 per adult and $5 (or less) for children. Soft drinks served.Food: Service: Atmosphere: Reviewed July 2010 PAST REPASTS Key to ratings Superb Noteworthy Good Fair Poor and wine served. 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NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C31 Angelinas has rightfully earned a reputation for elegant, sophisticated dining. The luxurious dining rooms, top-flight servers and quintessentially Italian menu make it a destination restaurant for food lovers from Fort Myers to Naples. Now theres yet another reason to make the trip: Sunday brunch. Yes, Angelinas has offered a Sunday buffet for a couple of years. But as of Sunday, the price dropped from $50 to $35, making it a very good deal, especially when you consider that the price includes unlimited bloody Marys and mimosas. The bloody Marys come with all manner of condiments: Tabasco sauce, of course, as well as horseradish, blue-cheese-stuffed olives and even some scotch bonnet-infused vodka for those who want an extra kick. I opted for the mimosa, a combination of fresh-squeezed orange juice and Fantinel prosecco, dressed up with a large, ripe strawberry. But even without the beverages, this brunch is worth the price for the superb food served. There are no filler dishes designed to make the spread look more substantial than it is. Each offering contains fresh, quality ingredients that have been painstakingly prepared and plated. The array is displayed on tables situated throughout the lobby, encircling the stunning vertical wine tower. Everything is laid out well, requiring little effort on the part of diners. Simply pick up a plate on your way from the dining room to the buffet then start near the entrance with the antipasti olives, marinated carrots and green beans, and an excellent giardiniera (delicately pickled vegetables) fresh, crusty Italian bread, cheese (creamy gorgonzola dolce, rubiolo and fontina), cured meats (speck, sopressata and prosciutto) and poached salmon. While I didnt try everything, the items I did sample were excellent. The marinated carrots and green beans were tender-crisp, the prosciutto tender and not overly salty. The salmon was moist and subtlely seasoned. Rather than the standard eggs Benedict, Angelinas serves poached eggs over pancetta herbed potato hash, which has significantly more flavor and texture than an English muffin with a slice of Canadian bacon. Instead of hollandaise, theres gribiche sauce, with a mayonnaise-mustard base and a touch of tarragon and other seasonings. Its lighter in texture and flavor, and went well with the egg and potato mixture. Homemade brioche French toast with butter and warm syrup was another delicious treat. Two of the items that are always on the lineup, due to popular demand, are the butternut squash ravioli and the cinnamon rolls. Had I not been working, I could easily have made a meal of these two items alone. The ravioli were like little pillows from heaven chewy, creamy and just slightly sweet. They made a delicious counterpoint to the carved beef tenderloin, pan-seared grouper with citrusherb risotto and roasted fennel and even the corn pudding-stuffed quail with cherry balsamic demi-glace. The cinnamon rolls were exceptional, neither too sweet nor too sticky and redolent of cinnamon. And then there were the cranberry scones that were downright ethereal tender, moist, with chewy bits of cranberry and a light dusting of sugar on top, made even more delicious with a dollop of Devonshire cream and some homemade strawberry jam. I tried the vegetables broccolini and carrots not really expecting much, but thinking it would be nutritionally judicious to include them. They turned out to be just as good as the entrees and breads. After the cinnamon roll and scone, one probably doesnt need dessert, but need isnt the primary consideration at a buffet. Arranged on several tiers were lemon cheesecake, triple chocolate mousse, cannoli, an assortment of homemade cookies and chocolate mint panna cotta. I had the panna cotta while my companion tried the cookies a chocolate biscotti dipped in chocolate, a pistachio biscotti, a chocolate-fig cookie and a buttery shortbread. This is a great finish to a meal, with just a few choice bites to satisfy the sweet tooth. The panna cotta was well worth the calories. Within the dark chocolate cover were layers of creamy chocolate and mint atop a chocolate cookie crust. Our server said it reminded him of a Thin Mint Girl Scout cookie, and Id have to agree, except that the velvety, smooth texture and depth of flavor was far superior to those commercially produced wafers. Our oh-so-satisfying meal concluded with a cup of Tuscan garden blend tea a fragrant decaffeinated variety that resembled an understated red zinger with cream. Service was every bit as good as the food. Our server made sure we had appropriate silverware, that plates vanished between courses, water glasses were full and that all was progressing well throughout the meal. He was pleasant and engaging without overdoing it, a balance thats hard to achieve. I highly recommend this brunch for those who enjoy a hearty midday meal on Sundays. At the current price, it would be hard to find a better opportunity. food & wine CALENDAR Friday, Feb. 11, 6-8 p.m., The Good Life o f Naples: Shelly Connors demonstrates how to create a 1950s retro Valentines Day; $75, 2355 Vanderbilt Beach Road; 514-4663. Reservations required. Friday, Feb. 11 and 18, 7 p.m., Nap les Grande Beach Resort: The resort welcomes 10 guests into its kitchen for a seven-course chefs dinner with wine; 475 Seagate Drive; 5973232. Saturday, Feb. 12, 4-5:30 p.m., Whole F oods Mar ket: Learn how to select good sake and how to make sake cocktails with sparkling sake; $10, Mercato; register at LifestyleCenter or call 552-5100. Wednesday, Feb. 16, 6-8 p.m., The Good Life o f N aples: Shelly Connors leads a class in globally inspired soups and salads; $50, 2355 Vanderbilt Beach Road; 514-4663. Reservations required. Thursday, Feb. 17, 5:30-8 p.m., Decanted W ines: Sample a variety of small brews during the monthly beer tasting; $5, 1410 Pine Ridge Road; 4341814. Reservations required. Monday, Feb 21, 5-7 p.m., Pure U rb an Oasis: Explore the sparkling world of champagnes at this biweekly tasting; $10 (can be used as credit toward dinner that night), Mercato; 5147873. Reservations preferred. Monday, Feb. 21, 6:30 p.m., Ruths Chris St eak House: Juelle Fisher, proprietor of Fisher Vineyards, will be on hand for a wine dinner pairing his wines with sizzlin blue crab cake, New Orleans-style barbecued short rib, Stilton bleu cheesecrusted filet mignon and duo of mini chocolate sin cake and crme brulee; $109, Coconut Point, 23151 Village Shops Way, Estero; 9488888. Reservations required.Farmers markets Saturday, 7 a.m.-noon, Promenade at Bonita Ba y: U.S. 41 and South Bay Drive, Bonita Springs. S aturday, 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m., North Naples U nited Methodist Church: 6000 Goodlette-Frank Road; 398-8623. Saturday, 7:30-11:30 a.m., Thir d Street South: In the parking area behind Tommy Bahamas between Third Street and Gordon Drive. Saturday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Collection at Vanderbilt: north west corner of Vanderbilt Beach and Airport-Pulling roads; 594-9358. Sunday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Bank of N aples: 4099 Tamiami Trail; 249-9888. Wednesday, 2:30-6:30 p.m., St. Monicas Episcopal Church: 7070 Immokalee Road; 591-4572. Send items to WEEKLY CUISINE a d; m., Thir d a rea behind ThirdStreet Angelinas Sunday brunch is even better than before karenFELDMAN Angelinas Ristorante,>>Hours: Sunday brunch is served 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. >>Reservations: Accepted >>Credit cards: Major cards accepted. >>Price range: $35, plus tax and gratuity >>Beverages: Unlimited mimosas and bloody Marys included in the price of brunch. A full bar is also available. >>Seating: Banquettes or conventional tables and chairs. >>Specialties of the house: Cinnamon rolls, butternut squash ravioli, homemade brioche French toast, frittatas, roasted meats, cannoli, panna cotta >>Volume: Low to moderate >>Parking: Free lot >>Website: www.angelinasofbonitasprings.comRatings: Food: Service: Atmosphere: 24041 S. Tamiami Trail, Bonita Springs; 390-3187 Superb Noteworthy Good Fair Poor If you go Left: A sampling of the items offered includes beef tenderloin, corn pudding-stuffed quail, butternut squash ravioli, broccolini and carrots and a cinnamon roll.KAREN FELDMAN / FLORIDA WEEKLYAbove: Start off brunch with a mix of olives, marinated vegetables, cheese, hearty Italian bread, cured meats and poached salmon. Bottom left: The chocolate mint panna cotta tastes a bit like Girl Scout Thin Mint cookies, but its much more lush in texture and flavor.

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ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011SWFL34 The von Liebig Art Association and Naples Art Association 35 Naples Museum of Art 36 Classic Chamber Concerts and Naples Orchestra and Chorus 37 Philharmonic Center for the Arts 38 Opera Naples and Jewish Center of Marco Island 39 The Norris Center 40 The Naples Players 41 Gulfshore Playhouse, Marco Island Players, TheatreZone 42 BBMPAH 44 Florida Rep 47 Art Festivals 48 Naples Philharmonic 49 Naples Concert Band and Bonita Springs Concert Band 50 Bach Ensemble and Hyacinth Series NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C33

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PHILHARMONICCENTERfortheARTS Friday-Sunday,February11-13eveningsandmatineesavailable,startingat$69BUYTICKETSNOW!,Naples,FL34108Monday-Saturday,10a.m.-5p.m.,Sunday,noon-5p.m.Photo:KenHoward Art LectureFeb. 16Nazi-Looted Art and the American Response, by Stephen J. Knerly Jr. of Hahn Loeser & Parks, at 6 p.m. Although Nazi looting of fine art and collectibles occurred nearly seven decades ago, the art world is still trying to right the wrongs of so long ago. An expert in art law and museum law, Mr. Knerly will discuss what any art collector should know prior to making a purchase to validate provenance. Mathias J. Alten: Discovery of an American ImpressionistThrough Feb. 20 Members Gallery Third Show of the SeasonThrough March 2 Terry Krumm: Abstract ImpressionismThrough March 3 Art LectureMarch 10 Cuban Art A Journey in Time and Place, by Carol Damian, Ph.D., professor of art history and director and chief curator of the Frost Art Museum at Florida International College, at 3 p.m. Dr. Damian is co-curating Cuba on My Mind, an exhibition that will hang March 12-April 30. She will discuss how artists and artwork have changed over the past century, from the pre-revolution era to current day Cuban life. Cuba on My Mind March 12-April 30 Opening reception March 11 2010 NAA Adult Student ExhibitionMarch 12-April 10 Opening reception March 11 Members Gallery Final Show of the SeasonMarch 12-April 12 Opening reception March 11 The 40th annual Jade N. Riedel Scholarship ExhibitionOpening reception and awards April 15 April 16-May 1Camera USAMay 14-Aug. 27 Opening reception May 13 >> Tickets & Information: 262-6517 or in the knowTHE VON LIEBIG ART CENTER and THE NAPLES ART ASSOCIATION585 PARK ST.WWW.NAPLESART.ORG 262-6517 SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE FLORIDA WEEKLYC34 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 Krumm Cuba on My Mind Mathias Alten

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MAKE RESERVATIONS ATwww.opentable.comLOCATED AT NAPLES GRANDE BEACH RESORT A Waldorf Astoria Resort 475 Seagate Drive Naples, FL 34103 *PRICES INCREASE $3 PER HOUR UNTIL 7 PM THEN DECREASE $3 PER HOUR UNTIL 12PM AURA RESTAURANT VALENTINES PRIX FIXE MENU 5 COURSE MENU PAIRED WITH A GLASS OF ROSE CHAMPAGNE WITH DESSERT. $49 PER PERSON AVAILABLE FEB 10TH -14TH RESERVATIONS AVAILABLE ON WWW.OPENTABLE.COM AURA BAR AND RESTAURANT NAPLES GRANDE BEACH RESORT AURA BAR VEUVE CLICQUOT HAPPY HOUR Every Friday 3PM-12PM Including: $3* VEUVE CLICQUOT at 3pm $5 Appetizers and Specialty Cocktails Live Jazz 4PM-8PM 36,600 glasses poured at Veuve celebrations since October 2008! EXCLUSIVE CHEFS TABLE DINING An unforgettable culinary experience set in the heart of the kitchen, where you will enjoy a six course menu paired with select wines. Upcoming dates: Feb 18th, March 11th & 18th, April 8th & 22nd Contact Alison Panigall at 239.207.6545 for menu details and reservations. Limited seating available. NAPLES MUSEUM OF ART5833 PELICAN BAY BLVD.WWW.THEPHIL.ORG597-1900Louise Nevelson: Dawns ForestThrough June 30 The View ProjectThrough March 13 Works by Robert RauschenbergThrough March 20 Rembrandts EtchingsThrough March 27 The Paintings and Drawings of Lynn DavisonThrough March 27 Blossom II: The Art of FlowersThrough April 10 Albert Paley SculptureThrough April 17 The Mouse House: Works from the Olga Hirshhorn CollectionThrough June 30 Leaders in American ModernismThrough June 30 Tuscany: Wandering the Back RoadsApril 9-June 30 Florida Contemporary 2011April 23-June 30The third annual exhibition celebrating art being created in Florida today SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY C35 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT Rauschenberg >> Information: 597-1900 or >> Location: The Naples Museum of Art is at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts, 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd. in the know

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Call (239) 649-2275 for reservations.www.NaplesPrincessCruises.com550 Port-O-Call Way | Naples, FL 34102 Naples Princess Naples Princess Join our VIP Club and Receive Special Offers and Updates. Text NP to 97063. Standard data and messaging rates apply.*Prices do not include tax, gratuity and port charge.Treat your Sweetheart to a Romantic Valentines Day on the Water Early Celebration: Saturday, February 12, 20115-7pm Romantic Sunset Dinner Cruise Double entre dinner of Carved beef tenderloin and pecan encrusted tilapia Live Strolling Entertainment Rose for the ladies $60.95pp Valentines Day Lunch: Monday, February 14, 201112-1:30pm Romantic Hot Lunch Rose for the Ladies Single Entre of chicken breast with lemon caper sauce $37.95pp THE ENGLISH PUBNaples Oldest Authentic British Tavern EST. 1969EARLY BIRD DINNING DAILY FROM 3:30PM TO 5:30 PMTwo Course Dinner with A Glass of Wine or A Draft Domestic.You Must Be Seated by 5:30!!! Just $10.00 ppTHE GIRLS OF ABBAFebruary 27th & 28th Reservations A MUST!JUST $39.95 VALENTINES DINNER SHOWFebruary 14th ROD STEWARD TRIBUTES STARRING GEORGE ORR3 Course Dinner 5 Choices Of Entrees Reservations A MUST!JUST $34.95 Floridas Oldest Authentic British Tavern Your Royal Wedding Headquarters! 2408 Linwood Avenue, East Naples The Three PianistsMarch 7The Fifth Avenue Chamber Orchestra with three guest pianists from Londons Royal Conservatory of Music Joseph Peliska, guitar (and Naples Music Club scholarship winner)March 14The Fifth Avenue Chamber Orchestra Feb, 19 and 20Golden Gate High School Guest soloist, Ming Gao And the Lee County Pipes and Drums Band March 18Edison State College-Collier Campus Part of the Eric Kunzel Community Concert Series April 2 and 3Golden Gate High School Easter WeekTheodore DuBois Seven Last Words of Christ Palm Sunday, April 17, Wesley Methodist Church, Marco Island April 19, St. William Catholic Church, Naples Good Friday, April 22, Moorings Presbyterian Church, Naples >>Tickets & Information: 434-8505 or www. >> Location: Sugden Community Theatre, 701 Fifth Ave. S. in the know >>Tickets & Information: Free; donations are welcome to bene t NOC scholarships for local students. in the know CLASSIC CHAMBER CONCERTS NAPLES ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS 701 FIFTH AVE. S.WWW.CLASSICCHAMBERCONCERTS.ORG434-8505VARIOUS VENUESWWW.NAPLESORCHESTRAANDCHORUS.ORG SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY C36 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

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FORT MYERS FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C37SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011 All That JazzWarren Chiasson Feb. 10 Jerry Lee Lewis and Frankie FordFeb. 10 Lord of the DanceFeb. 11-13 Jane GoodallFeb. 14 Miami City Ballet No. 2: FanfareFeb. 15-16 Linda Purl & Gregory Harrison A Night to RememberFeb. 16-17 Michael Feinstein The Sinatra Project, Part 2Feb. 17 The Temptations & The Four TopsFeb. 18 Israel Philharmonic OrchestraFeb. 19 Moscow Festival BalletFeb. 20 Jay Johnson: The Two and Only!Feb. 23-24 Jane MonheitFeb. 25-26 Miami City Ballet No. 3: Promethean FireMarch 1-2 Frank Sinatra Jr.March 4 The Irish TenorsMarch 5 Tiempo LibreMarch 4-5 Dukes of DixielandMarch 6-7 Mandy Patinkin in Concert: Dress CasualMarch 7 President Bill ClintonMarch 8 All That Jazz Gene BertonciniMarch 10 The Sauce BossMarch 11-12 Chris BottiMarch 14 m-pactMarch 14-15 Louise PitreMarch 16-17 Aztec Two-StepMarch 18-19 Steve March TormMarch 20 Sir James Galway with Lady Jeanne GalwayMarch 21 Natalie ColeMarch 22 The Second Citys Fair and UnbalancedMarch 23-24 Christine EbersoleMarch 25-26 Sarasota Opera La BohmeMarch 25 Tango Buenos Aires The Fire and Passion of TangoMarch 27 Mamma Mia!March 29-31 Mamma Mia!April 1-3 Felix Cavalieres Rascals and The Lovin SpoonfulApril 4 Forbidden Broadway: Dances with the StarsApril 6-9 The Golden BoysApril 10 An Evening with Melora Hardin, 6 and 8:30 p.m.April 15-16 An Evening with The Beach BoysApril 18 Yanni in ConcertApril 19 DiavoloApril 21 SpamalotApril 22-23 Tom JonesApril 25 All that Jazz Bob KellerApril 28 Illusionist Jason BishopMay 13 Love Me Tender: The Ultimate Elvis BashMay 14 >> Information: 597-1900 or >> Location: 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd. in the know THE PHILHARMONIC CENTER FOR THE ARTS5833 PELICAN BAY BOULEVARD, NAPLESWWW.THEPHIL.ORG597-1900 Bob Keller Lord of the Dance

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SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE FLORIDA WEEKLYC38 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 CarmenFeb. 18 and 20 Gulf Coast High School Bizets opra comique features some of operas most famous melodies as it weaves the tale of Carmen, a beautiful Gypsy with a free spirit and a fiery temper. Mezzo-soprano Audrey Babcock stars in the title role. Requiem MassMarch 31 and April 2 Moorings Presbyterian Church ONs grandest scale production to date will feature more than 150 performers, including Metropolitan Operas leading mezzo-soprano Laura Vlasak Nolen, Canadian Opera tenor Kurt Lehmann and ONs own soprano Steffanie Pearce. The cast will perform under the baton of William Noll. Jews and Baseball: An American Love Story1 p.m. Feb. 27As Dustin Hoffman narrates off camera, the stories of amazing Jewish major leaguers from Hank Greenberg and Sandy Koufax to Shawn Green and Kevin Youkilis come to life on the screen. There is something about the grand old game of baseball that has acted as a conduit for successive generations of Jewish immigrants and drawn them into the fabric of American society and culture. This documentary is also an expression of how much Jews love America, because nothing is more American than baseball. Running time: 91 minutes. Killing Kasztner, a Florida premiere2 p.m. March 6Rezso Kasztner was a Hungarian Jew who was at once vilified and extolled for negotiating with high-ranking Nazi officials to save the lives of thousands of his fellow Jews. In face-to-face negotiations with the architect of the Final Solution, Adolf Eichmann, Mr. Kasztner bargained and bribed his way to the largest rescue of its kind during the Holocaust. In postwar Israel this extraordinary feat was somehow seen as an act of betrayal; Mr. Kasztner stood trial as a Nazi collaborator and was later assassinated on the doorstep of his Tel Aviv home. Running time: 120 minutes. English and Hebrew with subtitles. An Evening of Comedy and Music with Vic Arnell and Holly Lipton7 p.m. March 13Vic Arnell has appeared on stage with Tom Jones, Liza Minnelli, Barry Manilow, Engelbert Humperdinck and Gladys Knight and the Pips, among others, and has won Cleo Awards for his work in televison commercials. Holly Lipton starred in the Broadway musical Jesus Christ Superstar and has worked with George Burns, Don Rickles, Jerry Seinfield, Howie Mandell and Rosie ODonnell.OPERA NAPLES THE JEWISH CONGREGATION OF MARCO ISLANDVARIOUS VENUESWWW.OPERANAPLES.COM (800) 771-1041991 WINTERBERRY DRIVE, MARCO ISLAND642-0800 >> Tickets & Information: $25-$125, (800) 771-1041, in the know >> Information: 642-0800 >> Location: 991 Winterberry Drive, Marco Island in the know CARMEN

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Friday, Feb. 18, 2011 7:30pm & Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011 3:00pm Featuring Audrey Babcock Mezzo Soprano ...her sensuous body language spoke volumes her caramel-hued mezzo was a pleasure her supple tones caressed the notes radiating earthy allure. Salt Lake Tribune Jeffrey Springer, Tenor as Don Jose San Francisco Opera Anne Leonardi Soprano, as Micaela ONcore Artist Mark Walters, Baritone as Escamillo Florida Grand Opera Laurence Gilgore Conductor La Scala Michael Scarola Stage Director Metropolitan OperaPerforming Arts Hall of Gulf Coast High School Rosa Mercedes Choreographer/Dancer Metropolitan Opera Tickets: $25 $50 $75 $95 239.514.7464 or online at SOLD OUT! i Ad Bb k i n g A u d re y B a b coc k o So p rano g e ua g r sensuous b o d y l ang HAS GRACIOUSLY UNDERWRITTEN THIS PRODUCTION MANY THANKS TO OUR 2010 2011 MEDIA SPONSORS Ghosts of the DesertFeb. 16Janina Birtolo wrote and stars in this one-woman show about Gertrude Bell, the privileged British woman who fell in love with the Middle East and become one of the most respected diplomats in the area, the female Lawrence of Arabia. Beer, Barons and Business: A Coors Family Rocky Mountain MysteryFeb. 17The story of an amazing family and the business they created and almost destroyed. Wayne Taylor & Appaloosa, with opening act The Laws Feb. 18As leader of the Navy Bluegrass Band, Wayne Taylor played at the band shell in Cambier Park a number of years ago. Since leaving the Navy, hes formed a top bluegrass band of his own. Wayne Taylor & Appaloosa includes Mark Delaney on the banjo (who wowed the audience when he appeared at Cambier Park in November with another band) and Emory Lester on the mandolin. Sierra Hull and Highway 111Feb. 18One of the hottest new faces on the bluegrass scene, Sierra Hull sings and plays guitar and mandolin. Shes recorded with Allison Krauss, Ron Block, Ricky Skaggs and Adam Steffy. This will be her first time at The Norris Center with her entire band. Loves Been Good To MeFeb. 19Ray Livosi returns as the Chairman of the Board in his early years, a crooner with a sweet delivery and a demeanor that hadnt been toughened by hard knocks, a broken heart and a few too many saloons. Benedict Arnold: The Traitor Who Saved AmericaFeb. 24This one-man show is the story of heroes and charlatans, greed, politics and double-dealing and of an improbable romance that caused one man to be hanged and another to commit treason. Naples City ImprovFeb. 25, March 25, April 1, May 20If you like Whose Line Is It Anyway? style comedy, then youll love this familyfriendly evening of adlibbing and impromptu audience participation. The Funny Divas Hey, Hey, Hey! Shes Funny!Feb. 26 In a crazy evening of stand-up comedy, sketches and improv, four comediennes share their stories and climb right inside your heart. Carl Jackson and Mark NewtonApril 2Singer/songwriter/banjo player Carl Jackson has appeared on The Glen Campbell Hour and performed, recorded and produced for Emmy Lou Harris. Mark Newton has performed with The Knoxville Grass, The Virginia Squires and his own band, The Mark Newton Band.THE NORRIS CENTER755 EIGHTH AVE. S.213-3049 >> Tickets & Information: 213-3049 in the know FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C39SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011 The Laws Funky Divas

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ON THE MAIN STAGE IN BLACKBURN HALL Dirty Rotten ScoundrelsBook by Jeffrey Lane, music and lyrics by David YazbekMarch 2-April 2Things go from wild to wacky when two con men clash trying to fleece the same rich dame on the French Riviera. Rumors by Neil SimonApril 20-May 15Four well-to-do couples meet for what they think will be a party at the home of the deputy mayor, but when murder and mayhem ensue, they must do all they can to protect themselves from the prying eyes of the police and the press. And so the cover-up begins.KIDZACT PRESENTATIONSHigh School MusicalMarch 13IN THE TOBYE STUDIO Art of Murder by Joe DiPietroThrough Feb. 26Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Mystery Play, this contemporary black comedy takes on the cutthroat world of art, artists and success. An eccentric painter, his wary wife and his unethical art dealer ride a roller coaster of murder and mystery. Films on FifthMarch 13Maos Last Dancer, based on the true story of a boy plucked from his family and arduously turned into a star. Rabbit Hole by David Lindsay-AbaireMarch 30-April 23A couple with a seemingly perfect life confronts a life-changing event that turns their world upside-down and leaves them drifting apart. Winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Rabbit Hole examines their bittersweet search for comfort and for a way forward into a new normality.ETC READERS THEATREWhats Your Pleasure?Feb. 20Staged readings of four one-act comedies with the theme of Whats Your Pleasure? The works are Relative Strangers by Sheri Wilner (directed by Natalie King), Whos A Good Boy by Anthony Wood (directed by Carole Fenstermacher), The Right To Remain by Melanie Marnich (directed by Annie Rosemond) and A Matter of Husbands by Ferenc Molnar (directed by Jeff Weiss). The first three plays are by contemporary American writers; the fourth is by the famed last-century Hungarian playwright and author of Liliom, on which Carousel is based. Questionable MotivesApril 3 ClassicMay 15A full-length production in the spirit of Wilde, Moliere and ShakespeareTHE NAPLES PLAYERS701 FIFTH AVE. S.WWW.NAPLESPLAYERS.ORG263-7990 SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE FLORIDA WEEKLYC40 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011Art of Murder >> Information: 263-7990 or >> Location: 701 Fifth Ave. S., Naples in the know

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Unnecessary Farce by Paul Slade SmithThrough Feb. 13 (preview performance Thursday, Jan. 27)An embezzling mayor is supposed to meet with his female accountant in a cheap motel room, while in the room next door two undercover cops wait to catch the meeting on videotape. Just try to keep up with the mayhem and mixups involving two cops, three crooks and eight doors. A View from the Bridge by Arthur MillerMarch 4-20 (preview Thursday, March 3)This American classic centers on Eddie Carbone, an Italian-American longshoreman who lives in Brooklyn with his wife Beatrice and his orphaned 17-yearold niece Catherine, with whom he is obsessed. Beatrices two cousins enter the country illegally seeking a better life in America, and when Catherine falls in love with one of them, Eddies jealousy erupts in a rage that consumes him, his family and his world. Blithe Spirit by Noel CowardApril 8-23 (preview Thursday, April 7)This stylish comedy is the story of a cantankerous novelist, Charles Condomine, who is re-married but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his first wife, Elvira. When a happy medium, one Madame Arcati, conjures up the specter of his former spouse, all the personalities, worldly and otherwise, clash with uproarious results. Christine Pedis Great DamesApril 27-28Long time Forbidden Broadway diva Christine Pedi sings songs about and made famous by the great ladies of the stage, screen and beyond. With comic flair and warm appreciation, she conjures up Ethel Merman, Barbra Streisand, Liza Minelli, Julie Andrews and more. GULFSHORE PLAYHOUSE755 EIGHTH AVE.WWW.GULFSHOREPLAYHOUSE.ORG.(866) 811-4111 >> Tickets & Information: $15-$38, (866) 811-4111, >> Location: All performances are at The Norris Center, 755 Eighth Ave. S. in the know Take Five by Michael HennesseyThrough Feb. 27A new comedy is about love, betrayal, divorce and a not-so-well-planned funeral. When Seamus Fensley dies, each of his five ex-wives arrives at the funeral with a special memory of her live with him. Baggage by Sam BobrickMarch 16-April 3Phyllis and Bradley are trying to return lost luggage to one another. After a disagreeable first encounter, they two decide to help themselves get over their respective heartaches and other relationships by forging a friendship that leads them to discover that, while they might be difficult for everyone else in the world to live with, theyre just right for each other. February is National Heart MonthColby Red $9.99 239-593-5555www.randys shmarketrestaurant.com10395 Tamiami Trail N. Naples, FL 34108 Retail Seafood Market HoursMonday-Sunday 10am 9pmRestaurant HoursMonday-Sunday 10am 9pm Check out Randys New iPhone App! Feb. 15th 6pm-7pm A Bottle Signing with Fuzzy Zoellers1979 Masters Champion 2002 Senior PGA Champion SHIPPING NATIONWIDEVisit Paradise Shrimp Company 866-949-6005 239-949-6001 24851 Tamiami Trail, S. Suite 5 Bonita Springs, FL 34134 At the Palm City Market on concourse D at S.W. Florida International Airport2 Locations!www.paradiseshrimponline.comor Online! Portion of the proceeds will go to the Wolf Challenge for Kids FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C41SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011THE MARCO PLAYERS THEATRE ZONE1089 N. COLLIER BLVD., MARCO TOWN CENTERWWW.THEMARCOPLAYERS.COM642-7270 13275 LIVINGSTON ROADWWW.THEATREZONEFLORIDA.COM(888) 966-3352 >> Tickets & Information: 642-7270 or in the know Blood Brothers by Willy RussellMarch 5-15Blood Brothers courageously tackles the urban blight of Margaret Thatchers Britain. The show ran for two years on Broadway, was nominated for seven Tony Awards and won the Theatre World Award. The London production still runs today and is considered one of the top 50 musicals of all time. Beehive: The s Musical! by Larry GallagherMay 2-12The season finale takes six wailing women and adds one hot band, 43 wigs, 40 costumes, 25 cans of hairspray and more than 40 of the greatest hits from the 1960s. Its a high-voltage, fast-paced, lighthearted look back. >> Tickets & Information: (888) 966-3352 or www.theatrezone >> Location: In G&L Theatre on the campus of Community School of Naples, 13275 Livingston Road in the know

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BARBARA B. MANN PERFORMING ARTS HALLBROADWAY SERIES West Side StoryFeb. 8-13More than 50 years ago, one musical changed theater forever. Now its back on Broadway mesmerizing audiences once again. From the first note to the final breath, West Side Story soars as the greatest love story of all time. Directed by its two-time Tony Award-winning librettist Arthur Laurents, West Side Story remains as powerful, poignant and timely as ever. The new Broadway cast album of West Side Story recently won the 2010 Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album. The Bernstein and Sondheim score is considered to be one of Broadways finest and features such classics of the American musical theater as Somethings Coming, Tonight, America, I Feel Pretty and Somewhere. Burn the FloorMarch 15-20The international dance sensation Burn the Floor visits Fort Myers direct from its record-breaking run on Broadway. Youve seen ballroom dance on shows like Dancing with the Stars and So You Think You Can Dance. Now, with Burn the Floor, you will feel, live on stage, all the passion, the drama and the sizzling excitement of 20 gorgeous champion dancers, in a true theatrical experience, a performance with a grace and athleticism that The New York Times calls Dazzling! From Harlems hot nights at The Savoy, where dances such as the Lindy, foxtrot and Charleston were born, to the Latin Quarter where the chacha, rumba and salsa steamed up the stage, Burn the Floor takes audiences on a journey through the passionate drama of dance. The elegance of the Viennese waltz, the exuberance of the jive, the intensity of the paso doble audiences will experience them all, as well as the tango, samba, mambo, quickstep and swing. StompApril 29-May 1Stomp is explosive, provocative, sophisticated, sexy, utterly unique and appeals to audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has garnered an armful of awards and rave reviews and has appeared on numerous national television show. The eightmember troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments matchboxes, wooden poles, broom, and garbabge cans to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms. VARIETY SERIES The Canadian TenorsFeb. 14 Daniel ODonnell with special guest Mary DuffFeb. 16 Neil SedakaFeb. 17 Bob NewhartFeb. 23 REO SpeedwagonFeb. 25 Julio IglesiasMarch 2 The Oak Ridge BoysMarch 3 Johnny MathisMarch 9 Lewis BlackMarch 11 Rhythm of the DanceMarch 21 Fort Myers Film FestivalMarch 23 Doo Wop & Rock N Roll ConcertMarch 24 Englebert HumperdinckMarch 29 Girls Night The MusicalMarch 30-31 Kathy GriffinApril 2 Dwight Icenhower: One Night With YouApril 7 Menopause the MusicalApril 26-28 Earth, Wind & FireMay 5 >> Information: 481-4849 or >> Location: The Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall is located on the campus of Edison State College If you go 8099 COLLEGE PARKWAY, FORT MYERSWWW.BBMANNPAH.COM481-4849 West Side Story Stomp Fort Myers Film Festival Gala SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE FLORIDA WEEKLYC42 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011

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Welcome to the premier of the Naples International Art & Antique Fair, presenting prestigious art, antique, and jewelry dealers from around the world in a spectacular Southwest Florida setting. This years dynamic program will feature a major one-artist exhibition of more than 20 works by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, presented by Hammer Galleries of New York. The gala preview evening February 24th will bene t the Patty & Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art.Feb 25 Mar 1, 2011Preview Feb 24 Naples International Pavilion 4835 Immokalee Road @ Livingston Naples, FL 34110 239 949 5411 www.niaaf.comAdvance tickets available at ORGANIZED BY IFAE WWW.IFAE.COM Wlcome he F Anbuat

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Independently Owned & Operated Since 1991 Valentines Day Sweetheart Dinner SpecialsThe Original LiveEntertainment Florida Repertory Theatres Lucky Season 13 is in full swing. Alfred Hitchcocks The 39 Steps Through Feb. 26Still running in New York, The 39 Steps took Broadway by storm in 2008 and became an instant sensation across the country. Mix an Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theater. August: Osage County by Tracy LettsMarch 8-27. Discounted Previews: March 8 10August: Osage County is a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama that will make your dysfunctional family look like The Brady Bunch. This is a terrifyingly real play about a father who disappears, a mother caught in the grip of addiction, a marriage unraveling and a family approaching total meltdown. The New York Post called it enormously funny. Mature themes. King O The Moon by Tom Dudzick April 5-24 Discounted Previews; April 5, 6 and 7 According to family legend, there was a miracle on South Division Street when the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared in one mans barbershop. Ever since that day, the Nowak family grew up thinking they were special. Now, Clara Nowak and her children will have their faith shaken when a deathbed confession changes everything. The Devils Music by Angelo Parra May 3-22 Discounted Previews: May 3-5Sexy and racy, blues singer Bessie Smith was the definition of a Red Hot Mamma and the most successful entertainer of her time. On the eve of her tragic and controversial death in 1937, Bessie takes center stage in a Memphis buffet flat, having walked out of the whites-only theater where she was to perform earlier that evening. Now, among friends, she tells the story of her amazing life, career, her loves and losses.IN THE FLORIDA REP STUDIO THEATRE The Lady with All the Answers by David Rambo Through Feb. 26Dear Ann Landers For decades, renowned advice columnist Ann Landers answered countless letters from lovelorn teens, confused couples and a multitude of others in need of advice, regaling her readers with direct, insightful and often humorously honest columns. In an ironic twist of events, she suddenly finds herself with a deadline looming for a column on a new kind of heartbreak: her own.FLORIDA REPERTORY THEATRE2268 BAY STREET, FORT MYERSWWW.FLORIDAREP.ORG332-4488 >> Information: www. or 332-4488 >> Tickets: $44 and $39 $25 and $20 for discounted reviews. Performances are Tuesday through Saturday at 8 p.m., Wednesday and Sunday at 2 p.m., and selected Saturdays at 2 p.m. >> Location: Florida Repertory Theatre and the Florida Rep Studio Theatre are located in the historic Arcade Theatre If you go COURTESY PHOTODeanna Gibson, Brandon Roberts, Brad DePlanche and Spencer Plachy in The 39 Steps SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE FLORIDA WEEKLYC44 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011

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ART FESTIVALS Art in the ParkThe 54th season Park Street, NaplesMarch 5 April Naples Bay Art WalksFeb. 19-20 March 19-20 April 17-18 May 21-22594-2978 Ole Art Festival NaplesAnd Ole Jazz Fest Naples Lely ResortFeb. Fifth annual Coconut Point Art FestivalHoward Alan Events & American Craft EndeavorsFeb. Naples International Art and Antique FairNaples International PavilionFeb. 24-March 1949-5411 or 32nd annual Naples National Art FestivalNaples Art Association Cambier Park and Eighth StreetFeb. 26-27 Second annual Mercato Fine Arts FestivalNaples Art Association March Naples Artcrafters Fine Art & Craft ShowsCambier ParkFeb. 12 March 12 April 9434-0781 or The Naples Masters Art FestivalThe Collection at VanderbiltMarch Bonita Springs National Art FestivalThe Promenade at Bonita BayMarch Art Naples International Contemporary Art FairNaples International PavilionMarch 18-21949-5411 or 23rd annual Downtown Naples Festival of the Arts Naples Art AssociationMarch The Marco Island Masters Festival of the ArtsElkam Circle across from the Esplanade Boulderbrook ProductionsApril FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT C47SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011

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YOU ONLY NEEDONE CLUB For more information please contact MARC FREIBURG | PREMIER CLUB 7760 Golden Gate Parkway | Naples, FL 34105 | 239.659.3714FOR A LIMITED TIME, PREMIER CLUB IS OFFERING A TRIAL MEMBERSHIP. SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE FLORIDA WEEKLYC48 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 >> Tickets & Information: 597-1900 or >> Location: The Philharmonic Center for the Arts, 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd. in the know Sypert Salon Series No. 5Feb. 13The Magic of Mozart Reaching Out Chamber Bach n RockFeb. 17Temple Shalom, Naples Reaching Out Chamber Bach n RockFeb. 18Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers Pops No. 2: Broadways Leading MenFeb. 22-27Jack Everly, conductor Itzhak PerlmanMarch 3 Kiri Te KanawaMarch 6 Classical No. 5: Fleisher Plays RavelMarch 9-12Michael Stern, guest conductor Leon Fleisher, piano Pops No. 3: A Chorus of HitsMarch 15-20Jack Everly, conductor The Philharmonic Chorale Reaching Out Core No. 2 Bonita SpringsMarch 31 Reaching Out Core No. 2, Marco IslandApril 1 Choral MasterpiecesApril 3Vanderbilt Presbyterian Church, Naples Classical No. 6: Enigma VariationsApril 6-9Jorge Mester, conductor Narek Hakhnazaryan, cello Pops No. 4: Viva Italia!April 12-17Michael Krajewski, conductor Mancini and MoonlightApril 26Jerry Steichen, conductor Alpine Pops!April 29Sonnenschein Express Classical No. 7: Romeo and JulietMay 6-7Jorge Mester, conductor Robert Thies, piano Major/Minor No. 2May 8 Chamber No. 3May 17 Youth Chorale RecitalMay 21 Family Fare No. 2May 22 Patriotic Pops: How the West was Won!May 26-28 Festival of Great Organ MusicJune 5NAPLES PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA5833 PELICAN BAY BLVD.WWW.THEPHIL.ORG597-1900

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Congratulations to the 2011 recipients of the Holland T. Salley LIFE Award(Leadership In Fostering Education)Thursday, February 24, 2011Registration at 11:30am Naples Grande Resort and Beach Club Ticket and table reservation information: (239) 732-3957 Foundation@edison.eduEdison State College Foundation Board of Directors Collier County Representatives Kevin Coleman, Coleman, Yovanovich & Koester, P.A. Kevin Cooper, NCH Healthcare System Rachel Gutman, Community Advocate Jason Korn, Cohen & Grigsby Jim Nici, Cox & Nici Mark Schlehr, Wachovia Wealth Management Mokey Shea, Northern Trust Bank Thomas Wagor, M & I Bank Jill Ciccarelli Rapps, Ciccarelli Advisory Services, Inc In recognition of the Naples Children and Education Foundation Trustees longstanding dedication to enriching the lives of Collier County studentsPresenting Sponsors: Coleman, Yovanovich & Koester, P.A. Cohen & Grigsby, P.C. Ciccarelli Advisory Services, Inc Moorings Park And luxuriate in an inviting and welcoming boutique hotel in the heart of Downtown Naples. With 87 elegantly appointed rooms & suites, an intimate spa, inspired dining at Trulucks, lively McCabes Irish Pub & Grill, just steps from the beaches and everywhere you want to be.Enhance your Naples experience with one of our all inclusive packages. fth avenue south 699 fth avenue south, naples, orida 34102 888.403.8778 | 239.403.8777 | innon authenticallynaples. distinctivelydowntown. staycentered 2930_TIOF_FlaWeeklyNaplesAd.indd 1 1/24/11 11:02 AM SWFL ARTS SEASON GUIDE 2011 Psalms, Songs and SpiritualsFeb. 24Grace Lutheran Church, Naples Fantasia III fundraiserMarch 5Naples Italian American Club The MessiahApril 10A baroque performance of the complete oratorio Grace Lutheran Church, Naples The MessiahApril 17A baroque performance of the complete oratorio St. Marks Episcopal Church, Marco IslandThe All Stars Youth Banjo BandFeb. 19From Sagemont Church in Houston, Texas, this ensemble plays a wide variety of music, from oldie-goldies to waltzes, pops, gospel and more, using the fourstring tenor banjo, bass, drums, keyboard, guitars, mandolins and ukuleles. The Alma College ChoirFeb. 28The choir returns to Naples for its fourth time in recent years. More than one quarter of its members are preparing for careers as professional musicians, while other singers are busy preparing for careers in every imaginable area. The common thread that binds these students is the emotional, intellectual and spiritual joy they find in singing together. The American BoychoirMarch 20Americas premier concert boys choir dazzles audiences with a unique blend of musical sophistication, effervescent spirit and ensemble virtuosity. Reflecting the countrys ethnic, religious and cultural diversity, boys in grades 4-8 pursue a rigorous musical and academic curriculum at the American Boychoir School in Princeton, N.J. Also at Moorings Presbyterian Church, but not part of the Hyacinth Series:The Barron Collier High School ChoirsMarch 8 >> Tickets & Information: in the know >> Tickets & Information: 261-1487 or >> Location: Moorings Presbyterian Church, 791 Harbour Drive in the know THE BACH ENSEMBLE HYACINTH SERIESWWW.THEBACHENSEMBLE.ORG948-5290WWW.MOORINGS-PRESBY.ORG261-1487 C50 WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10-16, 2011 NAPLES FLORIDA WEEKLY

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