January 16, 2018 RSS feed / Spotlight News

 

Health & Fitness

Stay FIT: Make your goals MAT: measurable, achievable and timed

As this edition of Spotlight maga­zine hits the press, we are midway through January. Have you made any fitness-related resolutions for 2018? If so, how’s it going so far? More...

Tee Box TIPS: Golfers, be kind to yourselves

Golf is a difficult game at best, a humbling or humiliating game when our confidence leaves us. More...

NCH Hospital Ball raises over $800,000

The Ritz-Carlton, Naples Ball Room was beautifully transformed for the 2017 NCH Hospital Ball held in November. The annual gala of over 400 guests started with a chairman’s cocktail reception, followed by dinner and dancing.  More...

Community

Conservancy CONNECTION: How the Chokoloskee chicken got its name

Entering The Conservancy of Southwest Florida grounds, it is not unusual to see small groups of white, medium-size, stilt-legged birds walking along the sides of the road, heads pointed downward, fever­ishly poking their long, curved reddish-orange b More...

Our Best FRIENDS: Brady is a walking partner and companion

Barbara Weiss was recovering from knee surgery a dozen years ago when her son called to say he bought her a dog. More...

Koreshan CLOSE-UP: Park drops ‘historic’ name, but not its rich history

To many people, Koreshan State Historic Site sounds like an intriguing place to visit and explore. More...

Veg Fest celebrates benefits of a plant-based diet

The Southwest Florida Veg Fest on Sunday, January 28, will attract a wide range of interests, from committed vegans to those wanting to learn more about plant-based nutrition. More...

New mural depicts history of south Florida

Artist Jarrett Stinchcomb puts the final touches on the sixth and last panel of his mural on Hampton Street off Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs. More...

Business & Real Estate

Countryside meets the seashore at Tangerine Coastal Market

Libby Conrath, owner of Tangerine Coastal Market, is decisive. In March 2017 she decided to open her store across the street from where she lives on Bonita Beach Road and by July, she was in business. More...

Arts & Entertainment

Phil Coulter and Geraldine Branagan return to The Stage

Known for dinner shows with tribute bands that bring Bonita Springs a taste of Las Vegas and Broadway, The Stage will present a unique live performance of international entertainers Phil Coulter and Geraldine Branagan in concert Jan. More...

Artist SPOTLIGHT: Robin Remick’s abstracts draw in the viewer

For Robin Remick, art has been a process of discovery. She hopes it will be a discovery process for the viewer as well – pleasurable from a distance and revealing more when seen up close. More...

SHOWTIME

Artis–Naples  January 16 – January 21 “An American in Paris”   More...

You're in the Spotlight

Spotlight visits Morocco

Donna Overly and Gene Collins took the Spotlight to the Royal Palace in Casablanca, Morocco.  The Spotlight loves to travel, so please take the Spotlight on your next adventure. Send your photos to spotlight@swspotlight.com.   More...

Spotlight visits Colorado

Robert and Liz Graham took The Spotlight to the famous Sunday brunch at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The Spotlight loves to travel and is willing to travel in checked bags or carry-ons. More...

Spotlight visits Prague

Bill and Debbie Larson and Rich and Judy Ferrone took the Spotlight the Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic. The Spotlight travels internationally without a passport, and rarely gets seasick, so please take the Spotlight on your next adventure. More...

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