Everglades Wonder Garden is a quaint, 83-year old roadside attraction. It was operated until a few years ago by the founding family. It is now owned by a nonprofit but with considerable support from the City of Bonita Springs. Some photos of the denizens in the coming days.
Arthrex is a dazzlingly successful private company that designs and produces medical devices, primarily for orthopedics. Its global headquarters is in North Naples. Its campus seems to have a permanent fleet of cranes constructing one building after another.
Arthrex pioneered the field of arthroscopy and develops more than 1,000 innovative products and procedures each year. It has 4,750 employees globally, with about 3,000 in southwest Florida.
The City of Naples' newest fire station, emergency response center and fire department administration headquarters opened six months ago in downtown Naples, next to City Hall.
It was designed to withstand hurricanes.