East Naples Civic Association Restaurant Panel


  At a recent East Naples Civic Association meeting a panel of four local restaurateurs gave attendees insight into how they managed their businesses through one of the biggest challenges ever faced, a pandemic and subsequent quarantine.  Rebecca Maddox from 360 Market and Celebration Park, Asif Syed from 21 Spices, Patrick Jira of Outback Steakhouse and Mary Beth Atwood from […]

Calusa Garden Club Joins Father Tim Navin as He Blesses Veterans’ Memorial


  Joseph and Therese Giannone were on a mission: the landscaping around the Veterans’ Memorial in Marco Island Cemetery, for which their sons had raised money as their Eagle Scout Project in 2007, was in need of a facelift. So they contacted Calusa Garden Club of Marco Island at the suggestion of their friend Virginia Read, and the project took […]

Avow Hospice Receives Grant from Truist Foundation


  Avow Hospice announced today it received a $20,000 grant from Truist Foundation to help fund a teaching skills simulation lab for Avow employees. “The simulation lab offers a way for our teams to observe and evaluate best care practices in an environment that replicates a typical patient home,” says Avow’s Chief Compliance Officer Kerri Ervin. “Most of the care […]