Monthly Archives: January 2010

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Nulman Mediation Services donates $1,000 to Lee BIA Builders Care

2016-11-08T15:01:24+04:00January 28th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Nulman Mediation Services has donated $1,000 to help the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) Builders Care program provide free home repairs to disadvantage Lee County residents. “This donation is such a special way to show support during these challenging times,” said Heidi Taulman, Builders Care executive director. “We are so grateful to Nulman Mediation Services [...]

Stevens Construction Inc. is awarded contract for Collins Vision Center

2016-11-08T15:01:24+04:00January 28th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Dr. Michael J. Collins has awarded Stevens Construction Inc. the contract to build the 10,440-square-foot Collins Vision Center, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Located at 6900 International Blvd., the medical office building will feature eight exam rooms, a procedure room, two orbital scan rooms, lobby, reception area, staff lounge, an eyewear retail area and administrative [...]

Early registration pricing ends Jan. 31 for The News-Press 2010 Market Watch

2016-11-08T15:01:24+04:00January 25th, 2010|Categories: Events, News|Tags: |

Tickets are still available for The News-Press 2010 Market Watch with early registration pricing available through Jan. 31. Early registration prices are $39 per person for general non-reserved seating and $400 for premium placement reserved tables of eight. Beginning Feb. 1, ticket prices will be $49 per person for general non-reserved seating and $450 for [...]

Ali Parish joins Vineyards as new home specialist

2016-11-08T15:01:24+04:00January 22nd, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Ali Parish has joined the sales and marketing team at Vineyards as a new home specialist. In this position, Parish is responsible for educating customers about Vineyards and assisting with new home purchases.   Originally from Connecticut, Parish has nearly 20 years of experience in real estate sales including positions with two prominent Southwest Florida [...]

Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame event scheduled for May 5

2016-11-08T15:01:24+04:00January 20th, 2010|Categories: Events, News|Tags: |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida will honor prominent business leaders and induct them into the 2010 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County, at a dinner and awards ceremony on May 5 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa in Estero. The prestigious award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who serve as role models for youth [...]

The Sandy Butler offers Valentine’s Day dining and gift-giving options

2016-11-08T15:01:24+04:00January 19th, 2010|Categories: Events|Tags: , , |

The Sandy Butler Restaurant and Market are providing guests with a variety of choices for Valentine’s Day dining and shopping. The restaurant is serving Valentine’s Day brunch and dinner, while the adjacent gourmet market offers gourmet take-out options, a flower market, gifts, custom gift baskets and a boutique wine selection. On Valentine’s Day, Chef Michael [...]

The Fort Myers office of Dr. Peter J. Curcione moves to new location

2016-11-08T15:01:25+04:00January 19th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Dr. Peter Curcione and his partners in the Athletic Orthopedic and Reconstructive Center have moved from their prior Fort Myers office to a new state-of-the-art facility at 3210 Cleveland Ave. in Fort Myers. For patient convenience, the new Fort Myers office features on-site MRI services and a new, fully equipped rehabilitation and fitness center. In [...]

Denny Grimes to analyze local impact of distressed properties

2016-11-08T15:01:25+04:00January 18th, 2010|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , |

One of the first realtors in Southwest Florida to earn the Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) designation by the Distressed Property Institute, Denny Grimes will use this expertise to share insight into how distressed properties are influencing the local residential real estate market in his presentation at The News-Press 2010 Market Watch scheduled for Feb. [...]

Stevens Construction awarded Cape Coral First United Methodist Church contract

2016-11-08T15:01:25+04:00January 18th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Stevens Construction has been awarded the contract for the renovation at the Cape Coral First United Methodist Church, announced Mark Stevens, company president.  Scheduled to begin in the spring, construction of the activity center will include the remodel and addition of 6,920 square feet to total a 13,377-square-foot, two-story building upon completion. Located at 4118 [...]

Leading dentist opens new state-of-the-art office in Fort Myers

2016-11-08T15:01:25+04:00January 18th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: |

Dr. Carmen J. Aulino announces the opening of his new, state-of-the-art dental office located at 13981 McGregor Blvd., Suite 103 in Fort Myers.   With a special emphasis in cosmetic dentistry, Aulino has been providing the highest quality dental care to patients in Southwest Florida for more than 30 years. He offers advanced general, cosmetic [...]

The News-Press 2010 Market Watch scheduled for Feb. 25

2016-11-08T15:01:27+04:00January 13th, 2010|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , |

Local experts will provide residential and commercial real estate professionals as well as consumers with accurate new research and an empowering total market assessment for this year’s The New-Press Market Watch on Feb. 25. The presentations will answer many looming questions about the future of Southwest Florida real estate. The News-Press Market Watch will take [...]

Leading orthopaedic surgeon champions new treatment for hip replacement surgery

2016-11-08T15:01:28+04:00January 11th, 2010|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , |

Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Peter Curcione is among the first orthopaedic surgeons in Southwest Florida to offer the anterior approach to hip replacement, an innovative, less invasive alternative to traditional surgery allowing patients to return to their normal, active lifestyles more quickly. The public is invited to an upcoming free seminar to learn more. To provide [...]

Is your advertising working?

2010-01-08T15:35:29+04:00January 8th, 2010|Categories: Advertising, Hot Tips, Texas Marketing Forum|Tags: , |

So you’ve seen an upsurge in business this week, but you wonder if it’s the new advertising or other factors ranging from economics and politics to weather and traffic patterns. Whether an ad works shouldn’t be a guessing game or even a matter of opinion. It is possible to track advertising and marketing initiatives scientifically, [...]

Gora/McGahey Architects design Park Regency at The Forum

2016-11-08T15:01:30+04:00January 8th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Gora/McGahey Architects (GMA) has completed the design documents for Park Regency at The Forum for Michael Kerner of Senior Care of Southwest Florida Development LLC. The Forum is located in Fort Myers near the intersection of Colonial Boulevard and I-75. Construction of Park Regency will begin this fall. The new Park Regency building, which is [...]

Cypress Realty donates $2,000 to Lee BIA Builders Care

2016-11-08T15:01:30+04:00January 6th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Cypress Realty Inc./GMAC Real Estate has donated $2,000 to help the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) Builders Care program provide free home repairs to disadvantage Lee County residents. The donation came from a crisis fund established by Cypress Realty Inc./GMAC Real Estate and Edison Mortgage to help local homeowners in need. The group also donated [...]

Stevens Construction Inc. begins construction on Gorovoy Cornea Laser Center

2016-11-08T15:01:30+04:00January 5th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Stevens Construction Inc. has started construction on the Gorovoy Cornea Laser Center in Fort Myers, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Located at 12453 South Cleveland Ave., the facility will include the addition of a 4,600-square-foot ambulatory surgery center to an existing two-story facility. When complete, the center will encompass 10,580 square feet and include two [...]

Free seminar offers hope to macular degeneration patients

2016-11-08T15:01:30+04:00January 5th, 2010|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , |

When Edward Sweeney, a 67-year-old computer programmer from Buckingham, began having trouble with his vision in his left eye nearly two years ago, he was diagnosed with wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD). In wet AMD, new blood vessels grow beneath the retina and leak blood and fluid. This leakage causes disruption and dysfunction of [...]

The Sandy Butler hosts evening of art, wine and tapas

2016-11-08T15:01:30+04:00January 4th, 2010|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , |

The Sandy Butler Restaurant will host an evening of art, wine and tapas on Jan. 13 at 7 p.m. Chef Michael Ragusa is serving a tapas menu with a Latin flare that will include beef empanadas, shredded pork on fried plantains and ceviche. The tapas will be paired with two wines from Argentina, a Shiraz [...]

Tickets on sale for The News-Press 2010 Market Watch

2016-11-08T15:01:31+04:00January 4th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: |

Tickets now are on sale for The News-Press 2010 Market Watch with early registration pricing available through Jan. 31. At the event, industry experts will present an all-inclusive overview and forecast of the local real estate market complete with 2009 statistics to answer many of the continuing questions about the present and future of the [...]