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Peter Mason Family

Peter Mason Focuses on Financial Health

Editor’s Note: We spoke with Peter Mason, the owner of Mason Financial Group associated with Raymond James Financial Services. Pete’s office is located at 447 W. Dearborn Street. Call 941-548-3170 and visit MasonFinancialGrp.com. What’s your brief history in financial services? I started in the field in 1997. This was in the midst of the tech…

Heritage Oaks Assisted Living

Chris Snider on the Family Spirit at Heritage Oaks

Editor’s Note: We spoke with Chris Snider, the Marketing Director for Heritage Oaks Assisted Living & Memory Care located at 7374 San Casa Drive. Please call 941-698-2600 for an appointment. Learn more at HeritageOaksLiving.com. Chris, what does family spirit entail at Heritage Oaks? We value the uniqueness of each individual and celebrate the life experiences…

Renee Gillis Family

Renee Gillis Introduces Norwex

Editor’s Note: We spoke with Renee Gillis, an independent sales consultant with Norwex living in Rotonda West. The Norwegian-based company has been providing products around the world for 25 years. Please call 404-281-9025. Visit ReneeGillis.Norwex.biz. Renee, please introduce Norwex to our readers. Norwex is a direct sales company celebrating 25 years of providing healthy, eco-friendly…

Ty Wilkinson owns Natural Wellness Organics

Premium CBD Products at Natural Wellness Organics

Editor’s Note: We spoke with Ty Wilkinson, the owner of Natural Wellness Organics. His company sells a line of high-quality THC-free CBD products at NaturalWellnessOrganics.com. You can also buy products at their clinic Monday-Friday (9am-5pm) located at 698 S. Tamiami Trail in Osprey. Call 941-584-9840. Ty, please introduce your company Natural Wellness Organics. We’re a…

Realtor Erin Halstead

Meet Realtor Erin Halstead with Michael Saunders

Editor’s Note: We spoke with Erin Halstead, a professional realtor with Michael Saunders & Company based in Englewood. Please call 941-270-0539 or click here to visit her website. Erin, tell our readers about your roots in Englewood including some of your civic positions? I grew up in Englewood and have some very fond memories of…

Gene Dole of Englewood

Gene Dole was Part of the Famous Lucy Expedition

Editor’s Note: We spoke with Gene Dole of Englewood, Florida about being part of the expedition in 1974 that discovered the fossil of a new species called Australopithecus afarensis. Lucy is widely regarded as one of the most important fossils ever discovered. How did you get involved with the team that discovered Lucy in Ethiopia?…

Provision Laser Eye Center

My Experience with Cataract Surgery

By Daniel Flinn – “You have cataracts,” my ophthalmologist announced. “Great,” I replied. “When can I get those new lenses implanted?” I’d done my homework and realized the new lenses would correct nearly all the astigmatism interfering with my vision. A few weeks later, I had nearly 20/20 vision without my glasses. I still wear…