LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The average working woman in the U.S. would have to work from the start of 2011 until April 17, 2012 to earn what a man earned last year. That's why President Oba..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Conservation 20/20 program in Lee County will go on, as commissioners are voicing support for the land-buying effort. Tax payers in Lee support the program. E..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County deputies busted a suspected drug dealer's home business after uncovering a hefty stash in a child's bedroom. Joshus Barajas was arrested on fel..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office conducted a raid of a meth drug home Tuesday morning in Port Charlotte that led to the arrest of three people. Following..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A four-acre brush fire is under control at 4020 W. Gator Circle at NE 40th Terrace in Cape Coral. The fire jumped 10th St., leaving some people concerned. Trust W..
ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested an Englewood man for home invasion Monday evening of an apartment at 7439 San Casa Boulevard in En..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Jorge Gutierrez of Cape Coral was found guilty on Monday, receiving five years of probation and restitution for uttering $22,000 in bad checks. Gutierrez received..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A brand new report shows the Department of Children and Families could have done more to protect 7-week-old Jada Cantrell. Her father is accused of beating her to..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral is becoming more veteran friendly. An old Sweetbay grocery store, off Leonard Street, is turning into a new museum for veterans. The store is being tra..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives filed nine more felony charges on 21-year-old Sadikey Rolando Jennis for selling six of the weapons he stole from the Army/..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A transformer exploded Tuesday, causing downed powerlines. Those power lines sparked a brush fire near Orange River Rd. and River Grove Lane in east Lee County. B..
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a 4-year-old girl drowned in a pool at the Lake Buena Vista Resort and Spa near Orlando. The Orange County Sheriff's..
MIAMI (AP) - The principal of a Miami charter school has been accused of tampering with materials for the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test. The Miami Herald ..
TALLAHASSEE- Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater announced Tuesday the arrest of a Naples acupuncturist for insurance fraud, grand theft and criminal use of personal ident..
ST. JOHNS, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is promising a much lower number of budget vetoes during his second year in office. Scott will sign a new $70 billi..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - State Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater says he's considering entering the Republican primary for Senate. Atwater tells The Palm B..
CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) - Space shuttle Discovery has landed at Washington Dulles International Airport, where its wheels will stop for the last time at the Smithsonian. &n..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a 13-year-old boy Monday night for stealing a .380 caliber handgun from a neighbor’s home. The Port Charl..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police Detectives have arrested a serial burglar responsible for multiple residential break-ins, specifically vacation rental homes. Over the past seve..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A man in his 70's drove his car into the Animal General Hospital, located at 1701 Cypress Lakes Dr., Tuesday morning. No one was injured when the man hit the gas ..