SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla.- Plans are in the works to create Sanibel Island's first sustainable community. The high-tech, eco-friendly compound is scheduled to break ground in a matter o..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The latest news of the nation's credit score drop may not have everyone in a full panic, but that may be because they're not sure what it means to them perso..
CAPR CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral firefighters unanimously voted down a tentative contract agreement with the city. Now, both sides are pointing the finger at who they feel is at fault...
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- An elderly man living in a nursing home is recovering from a badly bruised face after deputies say his roommate attacked him. Be warned, the pictures in the video..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- A woman swerves to avoid an animal and ends up driving into a North Fort Myers retention pond. Carmen Parra tells WINK News she lost control of her nearly-n..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- LeeTran's future includes a giant budget deficit and a need for new spending on buses and shelters. Lee Commissioners got a briefing on the LeeTran study on Monda..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- An 11-year-old Lee County boy was arrested, after breaking his mother's left arm over the weekend. On Friday, Deputy Orjuela responded to a call in reference to a..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Lee Memorial Health System is joining forces with a major university to keep future doctors here in Southwest Florida. The argument is simple: more students gradu..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - An elderly Florida man is jailed on charges that he shot and wounded a 12-year-old boy who was part of a group the man claims was harassing him. &..
FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - Newly released police documents say a Florida teenager accused of bludgeoning his parents with a hammer showed off thousands of dollars in cash before host..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives are asking the public for help in identifying two white male suspects involved in a home invasion robb..
BONITA BEACH, Fla.- A Bonita woman was arrested for D.U.I. and child abuse after driving under the influence with children in her car, leading to a head-on collision crash. On Frid..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested Salvatore Louise Pascucci,26, 3544 Harbor Blvd., Port Charlotte, after he entered a woman’s bedroom on th..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Dr. Burke will arrive at Colonial Elementary to eat lunch with some students. Afterwards, he'll head to Trafalgar Middle School in Cape Coral. All morning long, D..
OCALA, Fla. (AP) - Two women and two children found dead in an Ocala house fire were each shot at least once. The Marion County Sheriff's Office said autopsies ar..
NAPLES, Fla.- There was a scare outside a downtown Naples bank today. A man told police he was robbed at gunpoint at the side of the P.N.C. bank on the corner of 4th Street S..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- On Friday, at approximately 9:48 p.m., Lee County officers responded to a call from Riptide Condominiums located at 711 Estero Blvd. in reference to an unkn..
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla.- Sarasota County Sheriff Tom Knight today announced the results of “Operation Meltdown,” a two-week intensive effort to crack down on metal thefts..
ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Frank Olms, Jr., 66, of 50 Beverly Circle, Englewood, for First Degree Murder in the shooting death of his ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- In this economy, it seems like every program has taken a hit, but one state-wide initiative still has all it's funding in tact. The Florida Alzheimer's Disease In..