Collier and Lee Counties Edition

December 2010

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Solar-powered Trams Green Up Pelican Bay

Solar-powered Trams Green Up Pelican Bay

Residents, members and guests of Pelican Bay in Naples are conserving energy by being transported around the community in a new solar/electric tram system.

The Healing Power of Pan Gu Shengong

The Healing Power of Pan Gu Shengong

Master Ou will present a workshop on Pan Gu Shengong (PGSG), a mystical qigong that is designed to absorb the essence of qi (energy) from the universe in order to purify the soul, strengthen the life force and bring better health to the body.

Florida Avocados

Florida Avocados

With its dense, creamy texture and sweet, buttery, slightly nutty taste, it’s no wonder the Florida avocado is often considered a luxurious, indulgent treat.

Two-Wheeled Wonders

Two-Wheeled Wonders

A burgeoning number of individuals, both local and nationwide, are not only enjoying recreational riding through a park or on a trail, exploring local “contours,” but also group road rides on urban streets and practice rides to train for more strenuous trips that require building stamina and leg muscles.

Annie Wenz’s New Ride the Sky CD Available

Annie Wenz’s New Ride the Sky CD Available

Ride the Sky, singer/songwriter/guitarist Annie Wenz’s latest CD, is available online and at special retail outlets.

Have a Gently Used Christmas

Have a Gently Used Christmas

How can fashionistas assuage their green conscience, quench their appetite for luxury labels, dress stylishly, help lower the planet’s carbon footprint and save money while Christmas shopping, all in one fell swoop? The answer: consignment and resale shops.

Donnell Brings Muscular Therapy to Massage of Naples

Marisa Donnell attests that Swedish massage, deep tissue bodywork, myofascial release and friction therapies can provide such benefits.

Simple Reminders for Heart-Centered Holidays

Simple Reminders for Heart-Centered Holidays

Observing these five simple suggestions can help us reconnect with the true reason behind the holiday season.

Medical Thermography for Early Detection

Medical Thermography for Early Detection

Thermography has been available for decades. FDA-approved, it is painless, non-invasive, does not use radiation and may help with early detection of breast cancer and other diseases.

New Hybrid Publix Goes Green

A hybrid Publix Super Market in Naples blends a traditional store plan with the company’s GreenWise concept, offering shoppers a wider selection of Earth-friendly, all-natural and organic products.

December Kudos

December Kudos

Local students of the Village School have created a mural that is being used in the new Nature Zone at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, in Naples.