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Fox Begins Construction of Grand Estate Model in Lugano at Miromar Lakes

February 4, 2019|

MIROMAR LAKES, Fla. (February 1, 2019) – Sweeping views across a 700-acre freshwater lake, expansive outdoor living areas, and a club room and a game room are among the many highlights of Fox Custom Builders’ Grand Estate model home now under construction at Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club, the #1 Community in the USA. The model is located on Miromar Lakes’ white-sand beach in Lugano, an intimate neighborhood of only 11 waterfront home sites offering opportunities for private boat docks and direct access to Lake Como. The two-story St. Lucia model will have 6,250 square feet of air-conditioned living [...]

Poke Fusion, Sunshine Sundaes Now Open at University Village Beehive Beauty Company Coming Soon

February 4, 2019|

FORT MYERS, Fla. (February 1, 2019) – New businesses continued to open in January at University Village Shops, a mixed-use development on Ben Hill Griffin Parkway at Estero Parkway. Poke Fusion and Sunshine Sundaes & Desserts are now open. Beehive Beauty Company, a full-service hair salon, expects to welcome its first customers next week. The new businesses enhance the award-winning University Village Shops’ appeal as a destination for unique dining options as well as health, fitness and beauty services for neighboring communities. Southwest Florida’s first poke bowl shop, Poke Fusion takes sushi to a new level, offering fresh quality fish, [...]

Miromar Lakes Honored as a 2018 Distinguished Club for Superior Membership Experience

January 10, 2019|

MIROMAR LAKES, Fla. (January 9, 2019) – Miromar Lakes Golf Club has been recognized for offering one of the best member experiences in the country, receiving the prestigious 2018 Distinguished Club Award from BoardRoom magazine. The honor recognizes the Arthur Hills Signature Championship golf course, clubhouse, club management, and food and beverage services with an emphasis on “intangibles” – personalized service, image, attitude, pride of membership, ambience and dedication to excellence. “We congratulate Miromar Lakes Golf Club for earning Distinguished Club status,” said John Fornaro, publisher of BoardRoom magazine, one of the most respected trade publications serving private clubs. “Special [...]

Miromar Design Center Features Living Rooms and More in January

January 9, 2019|

ESTERO, Fla. (January 8, 2018) – Living rooms and the Chinese zodiac are among January’s highlights at Miromar Design Center, Southwest Florida’s only one-stop shopping destination for the entire home. Designer-furnished living rooms showcasing a variety of styles and prices offered by the design center’s 45 home furnishings stores are now on display in the main atrium. Created by individual showrooms and interior designer Diane Torissi, the rooms incorporate furniture, area rugs, lighting, art and accessories sold at Miromar Design Center. “Customers tell us our room displays are very helpful for exploring the many different options available,” said Deborah Hamilton, [...]

Miromar Design Center presents zodiac art exhibit and major Asian antiquities collection

November 13, 2018|

Miromar Design Center and Aldo Castillo Gallery celebrate China with artwork and events exploring the country's zodiac and the opening of a major exhibition of historical Chinese antiquities never before seen by the public. "Ancient Chinese Secrets" begins Friday evening. Nov. 9, with a reception, a zodiac presentation and the unveiling of the private collection (which is for sale through the CastiIIo gallery). Winslow Bud Johnson, author of "Chinese Zodiac Art," will discuss the mysteries and origins of the 12 Chinese zodiac animals as seen in illustrations by Naples artist Tiffany Chang. Born in Taipei, Taiwan, Ms. Chang has translated [...]

‘Trek for Troops’ event raises funds for combat veterans

November 12, 2018|

The fourth annual “Trek for Troops” event was held over Veterans Day weekend and walkers at Miromar Lakes raised money for Darkhorse Lodge, a safe place in Tennessee. Gold Star parents Gretchen and Kirk Catherwood began the lodge and participated with the 20-man team to begin the 100 mile-walk (collectively). The lodge will provide a peaceful atmosphere for combat veterans to enjoy rest, relaxation and recreation. This retreat is for of all branches of combat veterans to visit for five days, free of charge, to rest and recuperate. It is a short drive to majestic Kentucky Lake, where veterans can [...]