Today's Photos

  • Richard Dukes
  • Steve Hemping, Collier County Democrats State Committeeman, on NewsMakers 4-27-14.
  • In this photo taken on Friday, April 18, 2014, Guy Relford, an attorney specializing in gun rights, poses outside his law office in Carmel, Ind. Redford is also the owner and instructor at Tactical Firearms Training teaching firearm safety as well as a comprehensive Indiana gun law course. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
  • Stephen E. Thompson, Partner, Roetzel & Andress LPA
  • PROVIDED PHOTO - Laura Spell of Manners and Dance with Ms. Laura teaches two students proper etiquette.
  • PROVIDED PHOTO - Laura Spell of Manners and Dance with Ms. Laura teaches Troy Hamler and Isabella Adiutori proper etiquette at the Naples Preserve
Hedges-Family Eco Center.
  • Jim Wallace chats with fans after his Speakers series presentation at the Bonita Christian Forum on Monday, Aprl. 21. Dave Nichols/ Special to The Banner
  • First Presbyterian Pastor Doug Pratt with J. Warner “Jim” Wallace. Dave Nichols/ Special to The Banner
  • Jim Wallace talks to the crowd on Monday at the Bonita Christian Forum. Dave Nichols/ Special to The Banner
  • An assortment of tools on the ground
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — Bags of stucco sit on the job site during the remodel of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — Various tools and appliances are seen through an orange construction fence outside of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — Tools are seen out front of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — A dumpster is seen outside a home on Marco Island on April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — Rob Whitman checks out a faucet during the remodel of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • Whitman explains plans for the home April 8 during renovations.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — Martin Fabrici finishes work on a backsplash during the remodel of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — A Whitman Industries sign is seen outside a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — A reflection of a worker on the newly installed backsplash during the remodel of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — Martin Fabrici finishes work on a backsplash during the remodel of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — A worker during the remodel of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL/STAFF — Rob Whitman goes over blueprints of a home on Marco Island, April 8th, 2014. A Marco Island home is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV featuring Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • LOGAN NEWELL (3)
The remodel of a home on Marco Island that is being remodeled for an upcoming show on HGTV is in mid-process. The show features Rob Whitman of Whitman Industries.
  • Luke Donald tees off on the 18th hole during the final of the RBC Heritage  on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Harbour Town Golf Links in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island S.C.  (AP Photo/The Island Packet, Delayna Earley)
  • April 4 KPD mugshot of Dallas J. Archer.
  • Jimmy Stowe and The Stowaways perform at Resident’s Beach. Glenn Walton/Special to the Eagle
  • The crowd enjoys the music of Jimmy Stowe and The Stowaways. Glenn Walton/Special to the Eagle
  • Susie Walsh of Marco Island enjoys the music of Jimmy Stowe and The Stowaways. Glenn Walton/Special to the Eagle
  • A large crowd gathered Thursday at Residents’ Beach for a concert. Glenn Walton/Special to the Eagle
  • Thomas Moran, Managing Director - Investments Senior PIM Portfolio Manager of Moran Edwards Asset Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors
  • Historic Palm Cottage Archival Viewing Center
  • Fort Myers Construction Lawyer Matthew Belcastro
  • The Ave Maria School of Law Estate Planning Conference will be held in the St. Thomas More Commons on the law school's campus in North Naples.
  • George Ahearn
  • Finance Director Guillermo Polanco explained this chart increasing millage rates 10 percent per year after roll-back to move Marco Island’s general fund to debt-free in five years. Polanco and City Manager Roger Hernstadt unveiled the proposal at City Council’s budget meeting on Wednesday. Submitted
  • Marco Island City Councilor Larry Honig and Chairman Ken Honecker learn for the first time that the city’s general fund could be debt-free in five years. They heard a proposal from Finance Director Guillermo Polanco and City Manager Roger Hernstadt on Wednesday. Cheryl Ferrara/Eagle Correspondent
  • Marco Island City Manager Roger Hernstadt discusses general fund budget policies Wednesday during City Council’s first budget planning session for 2015. Cheryl Ferrara/Eagle Correspondent
  • Marco Island Public Works Director Tim Pinter outlines choices for constructing the Smokehouse Bridge during City Council’s budget planning session on Wednesday. Cheryl Ferrara/Eagle Correspondent
  • Anjelah Johnson
  • Pakistani security officials inspect the site of a bomb attack in Karachi Thursday, April 24, 2014. A Pakistani official says a bombing in the country's south targeted a police officer known for his anti-militant campaigns, killing him and his two friends. (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)
  • JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT 
 Norman Love, left, and Mark Loren at JA Hall of Fame dinner.
  • STEVE POPPER
This team from Immokalee High School joined squads from Immokalee and Golden Gate middle schools and Gulf Coast High School as top producers.
  • Fran Greenstein, 78, is all smiles for the GoPro camera as she is seen soaring through the air with her tandem skydiving partner.
  • Three generations of Naples woman decided to bond by jumping out of a perfectly good airplane together. From left to right are, Chelsea Chmura, 24, Kristine Greenstein, 50, and Fran Greenstein, 78.
  • Chelsea Chmura, 24, posted this photo of herself soaring high above the clouds on her Facebook profile. She joined her mother and grandmother for a bonding 'skydiving' trip in Clewiston last Saturday.
  • The crowd waiting to get into the newly reopened Publix at Kings Lake Square in East Naples on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
  • Sgt. Julio Orango with his son Elias, 6 months, and wife Irma Orango thank John Simpson, right, for their prize at the Naples Marine recruiting station, along with their daughters Julissa and Abby. 'Marines & Mickey,' a new charitable organization, is providing Disney trips to military families. Lance Shearer/Citizen Correspondent
  • The service ribbons on Sgt. Julio Orango's dress uniform include two tours in Afghanistan and a Presidential Unit Citation. 
  
 Lance Shearer/Citizen Correspondent
  • Sgt. Julio Orango with his son Elias, 6 months, is surprised by the announcement that he and his family were being treated to a Disney World vacation thanks to the new 'Marines & Mickey' organization. 
  
 Lance Shearer/Citizen Correspondent
  • Immokalee Farm workers Coalition protesting at the reopening of the King Lakes Publix on April 24, 2014.
  • The crowd waiting to get into the newly reopened Publix at Kings Lake Square on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
  • Johnson and Murphy at Dillard's
  • Cole Haan at Dillard's
  • Martin Dingman saddle shoes at Maus & Hoffman
  • White and tan bucks at Maus & Hoffman
  • Green bucks at Brooks Brothers
  • Suede wingtips at Brooks Brothers
  • Leather wingtips by Sperry Top-Sider at Dillard's
  • Steve Madden linen and leather shoes at Dillard's
  • Josef Seibel shoes at Dillard's
  • Sperry Top-Sider tri-color wingtips at Dillard's
  • Ralph Lauren Shortlands at Ralph Lauren, Waterside Shops
  • David Shnaider/Special to the Citizen
Maggie Radzik, the new director of Ave Maria’s Montessori preschool Casa de Bambini, is seen teaching a group of students at the school.
  • In this April 8, 2014, photo, trader Greg Mulligan, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stock futures rose sharply Thursday before the opening bell as investors cheered strong earnings from Apple and Facebook, and were encouraged by a positive report on orders for long-lasting goods. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
  • Linda Doggett, Lee County Clerk of Courts, on NewsMakers 4-27-14.
  • Steve Hemping, Collier County Democrats State Committeeman, on NewsMakers 4-27-14.
  • Mike Lyster, Collier County GOP chairman, on NewsMakers 4-27-14.
  • Sister Amelia from the Daughters of Charity stands in front of the altar Thursday, April 10, 2014, where the bloodstained undershirt worn by Pope John Paul II during the assassination attempt on May, 13, 1981, is kept, in Rome. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
  • In this April 1, 2014, photo, ttudents gather behind a business looking for a Internet signal for their smart phones in Havana, Cuba. The U.S. Agency for International Development masterminded the creation of a 'Cuban Twitter,' a communications network designed to undermine the communist government in Cuba, built with secret shell companies and financed through foreign banks. The Costa Rican government has asked the Obama administration Wednesday April 23, 2014, to explain why it launched a secret “Cuban Twitter” network from inside the Central American nation’s borders despite warnings in 2009 that the plan could jeopardize the two countries’ diplomatic relations. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa, File)
  • President Barack Obama attends a joint press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Akasaka State Guest House in Tokyo, Thursday, April 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Junko Kimura-Matsumoto, Pool)
  • This 2013 image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows a multi-beam sonar profile view of the shipwreck of the iron and wood steamship City of Chester. In 1888 on a trip from the San Francisco bay to Eureka, the Chester was split in two by a ship more than twice its size, killing 16 people and becoming the bay's second-worst maritime disaster. Now, more than a century later, a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration team has found the shipwreck. The team came upon the wreckage in 217 feet of water just inside the Golden Gate while it was charting shipping channels. (AP Photo/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
  • Fishermen converge on a pier near the site of a shipwreck discovery on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in San Francisco. A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration team has found the shipwreck of the City of Chester vessel in the area. The ship sunk in the San Francisco Bay in 1888 after a collision with a larger ship. The first images of the newly discovered wreckage were were released Wednesday by federal ocean scientists. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
  • This undated image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park shows the iron and wood steamship City of Chester. In 1888, on a trip from the San Francisco bay to Eureka, the Chester was split in two by a ship more than twice its size, killing 16 people and becoming the bay's second-worst maritime disaster. Now, more than a century later, a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration team has found the shipwreck. The team came upon the wreckage in 217 feet of water just inside the Golden Gate while it was charting shipping channels. (AP Photo/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park)
  • Daryl Cura demonstrates an e-cigarette at Vape store in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
  • This undated image released by HBO shows host John Oliver of 'Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,' airing Sundays at 11 p.m. EDT. (AP Photo/HBO)
  • Afghan civilians walk out from a gate of Cure International Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The U.S. embassy in Afghanistan says three American doctors have been killed at by an Afghan security guard who opened fire at a hospital in Kabul. The shooting at Cure International Hospital in western Kabul was the latest attack on foreign civilians in the Afghan capital this year. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)
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 Ty Landers adjusts his sword before taking the stage with his fellow actors for a rehearsal of Moon Over Buffalo at the Sugden Theater on Monday April 21, 2014.
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 Ty Landers rehearses alongside Rebecca Bronzini for the play, Moon Over Buffalo on Monday April 21, 2014.
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 Erin Laughlin poses for a photo as her character, Charlotte, in the play, Moon Over Buffalo, before taking the stage for rehearsal at Sugden Theater on Monday April 21, 2014.
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Paul Graffy and Erin Laughlin, in leading roles in “Moon Over Buffalo,” rehearse a scene Monday at Sudgen Community Theatre.
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 Paul Graffey and Ann Megna fight over a pair of Graffey's stage pants during rehearsals of Moon Over Buffalo at Sugden Theater with on Monday April 21, 2014.
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 Paul Graffey tumbles into the lap of Ty Landers during rehearsals of Moon Over Buffalo at the Sugden Theater on Monday April 21, 2014.
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 Ann Megna adjusts her wig before taking the stage with her fellow actors for a rehearsal of Moon Over Buffalo at the Sugden Theater on Monday April 21, 2014.
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 Paul Graffey rehearses along with the rest of the cast of Moon Over Buffalo at the Sugden Theater on Monday April 21, 2014.
  • Scott McIntyre/Staff
Rebecca Bronzini, center, and Ann Megna rehearse Monday, along with the rest of the cast of “Moon Over Buffalo” at Sugden Community Theatre.

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