NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- For Janet Deluca, starting her new dog massage business is a cause close to her heart. She is blind and uses her guide dog Elsie to get around. She sa..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Fifteen kegs swiped from three Charlotte County businesses and cameras capture the crooks in action. A drug addiction may have been the catalyst for the crime..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers planning board Wednesday approved some changes needed to move forward with a new downtown library. The 20-million dollar project next goes to the F..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- School starts next week in Lee County and most kids like to get a makeover before heading back to class.But this year a local school is the one getting the new lo..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Wednesday afternoon, the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a traffic crash at 816 Van Buren Street. The driver of a 1996 Jeep sport utility vehicle cr..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- In the wake of this latest tragedy, Lee Memorial Health System is reminding parents to get educated in order to keep their kids safe. Nearly 4,000,00..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A 53-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in Charlotte County after he solicited sex from a Collier County Sheriff's Office detective pretending to be a young gi..
VIERA, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man has been convicted of killing a man who had been dating his ex-girlfriend. A Brevard County jury found 23-year-old Keith ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Casey Anthony won't have to return to Orlando on Thursday to start serving probation for check fraud charges. An assistant in Judge Belvin Pe..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- There is a precautionary boil water notice for Fort Myers Beach. This effects customers located off Estero Blvd from 6500 Estero to 5700 Estero. Side Street..
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a central Florida teen died at the Indian River County Correctional Institute. The Florida Department of Corrections reports..
ESTERO, Fla.- The brush fire that was burning on a preserve in Estero on West Broadway, on Wednesday has been contained.The fire was approximately four acres. A chopper was b..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida is restarting development of tougher water pollution regulations to avoid an impending federal takeover of that responsibility. T..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Flight controllers halted the release of a ham radio satellite outside the International Space Station by a pair of spacewalking astronauts Wednesday be..
TAMPA, Fla.- The Salvation Army of Florida is preparing should Tropical Storm Emily make landfall on Florida. With 42 mobile canteens (kitchen on wheels), two field kitchens, a f..
JUNO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Hundreds gathered in Florida to watch the release of a green sea turtle that overcame massive injuries and underwent innovative treatments. &nbs..
MIAMI (AP) - President Barack Obama has nominated a Cuban-born judge to the federal appeals court in Atlanta. In making the nomination Tuesday, Obama said Adalber..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott donned plastic gloves and packed glazed, sprinkled and chocolate doughnuts into bags early Wednesday morning during his first of many planned "wo..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Tampa Bay-area detectives arrested a man on grand theft charges after he allegedly stole brass rollercoaster parts from Busch Gardens and resold them as scrap me..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Tampa Bay-area sheriff's deputies say they shot two pit bulls, killing one, after one officer was attacked. A resident called authorit..