Monthly Archives: March 2015

Gov. Rick Scott stops by SWFL to announce new employment numbers

BY NICOLE PAPAGEORGE. NAPLES, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott stopped by the WINK News studio Friday morning before heading to Naples to make a major jobs announcement. “This is the highest ever in the history of the state since we …

Foreclosures in U.S. nearing pre-crisis level

Foreclosure activity, which includes default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions, is on track to return to pre-crisis levels by the end of 2015, according to a new report from RealtyTrac. More from Reuters,HousingWire and Inman Select. See also: » …

Sterling Oaks crowns familiar and new tourney champs

By Randy Kambic, Special to Coastal Life. Befitting its usual wide draw of tennis talent from both year-round and seasonal players, the 16th annual Sneaky Pete’s Tennis Championships presented by Hamilton Mikes P.A. at The Club at Sterling Oaks in …

Golf industry in slump as courses struggle for profitability

By William R. Levesque. Golf courses in Colorado and Minnesota are promoting cross-country skiing on their fairways to earn cash in their offseasons. Business deals are now more common on high-end bicycles than on the greens, according to theNew York …