CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- As the move-in continues at southwest Florida's new VA Healthcare Clinic, we're learning the building isn't just modern: it's energy efficient. It's locat..
LONGWOOD, Fla. (AP) - The chair of a task force charged with reviewing Florida's "stand your ground" law says there are no plans to meet privately with the parents of a teen who wa..
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Sarasota County sheriff's deputies shot and killed the driver of a Jeep who they say accelerated toward an officer. The incident happened Mo..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A three-legged alligator known for swimming in a creek near a homeless camp attacked a swimmer. James Wimmer was in the water on Monday w..
NAPLES, Fla.- The pictured suspects are responsible for a battery that occurred on Friday night at Sea Point, which is located at the very rear portion of Naples Cay. They attempte..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Environmental Deputy arrested a Punta Gorda man for illegally dumping eight truckloads of trash from the Bread of Life Mission. Mi..
MIAMI (AP) - Miami-Dade police are investigating after two bodies were found several yards from each other in a marshy area of the county. The bodies were discove..
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - An 85-year-old woman has been found dead hours after authorities say she went missing from a retirement home in Clearwater. Police say Lyd..
MIAMI (AP) - A homeless man who had his face mostly chewed off in a bizarre attack is still recovering at a Miami hospital. Ronald Poppo's doctors are scheduled t..
ESTERO, Fla. - The theatre department at FGCU is tapping into the wonder of a child's imagination with a series of plays aimed directly at kids. Fireworks, Waterworks, and Ot..
TICE, FL - Virginia Jones says her three- wheeled bike was her only form of transportation and held the key to her independence. That changed last week when someone made off with i..
LONGWOOD, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott's task force on Citizen Safety and Protection is set to hold its first public meeting just miles away from where Trayvon Martin was fatally sh..
NAPLES, Fla. - Some of the country's largest health insurance companies are moving ahead with the more popular portions of the new health care reform law. It started with an announ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- When bad weather was headed toward Sanibel Island early Saturday morning, the city deployed its code red system to notify the community. The reverse 911 call auto..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.-Patrick Smith is the fourth person arrested for the murdering 65-year-old Epifanio Medina. Monday, he was arraigned in Westchester County, New York on a seven-co..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The Transportation Security Administration will allow Orlando Sanford International Airport to opt out of using only federal agents for security screening.&nbs..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County and the Minnesota Twins are several million dollars apart in their talks to improve Hammond stadium and the surrounding sports complex, where the team ..
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - The publisher of the Herald-Tribune in Sarasota is leaving the newspaper to become dean of the College of Journalism and Communications at the University of F..
GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla.- WINK News is learning new information about a Golden Gate Estates woman, accused of setting her rental home on fire.41-year old Lisa Lanham is accused of..