FORT MYERS, Fla. - Runners in Southwest Florida took to the streets Friday night for the annual Midpoint Madness 5K Race. There are races like this scheduled almost every weekend. ..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - There aren't many cities in America where a softball game on a chilly November night would attract a large crowd. But the game Friday night in Bonita Springs..
NAPLES, Fla. - Dan Stutman isn't surprised by much anymore. He spent his career with the D.E.A., the last six years as head of the New York division. Now he travels the country giv..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Zuriel Orakwe is a bundle of joy with a big birthday.The 8 pound, 4 ounce wide-eyed child was due November 8th. But the little one came late, choosing to make his..
NAPLES, Fla.- Florida Governor Rick Scott celebrated servicemen and women at a Veterans Day ceremony in Cambier Park Friday. The former Navy soldier addressed a crowd of about 500 ..
NAPLES, Fla.- More than four decades after serving in Vietnam, Donald Hendricksen was finally awarded a purple heart Friday. Hendricksen was wounded in combat in south Vietna..
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - A single-boat rollover accident during the second of three race days at the Key West World Championship Friday left one Florida racer in critical condition an..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - For the second year in a row Florida is giving up on collecting more than $100 million in taxes, fees and fines owed the state. Last year..
NAPLES, Fla -- A Naples Veteran fights to survive for 10 hours in the chilly Gulf of Mexico. Tony Lim served in Vietnam and Desert Storm, but the grandfather wasn't going to give u..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - One of Florida's oldest boat shows has sailed into Fort Myers! The annual event attracts hundreds from the boating community. But in this economy are people read..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Governor Rick Scott sat down with political reporter Carlos Suarez to talk about a number of important issues, but it's what the governor said about Vegas-style c..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- "I think today is one of our country's most important national holidays," said Gen. Jim Dozier, a retired Army General. "Veterans provide an umbrella of sec..
MARCO ISLAND, Fla.- From young to old, veterans and non veterans, nearly a thousand people came out to dedicate a new veterans memorial on Marco Island. "Its just a way of giving b..
MIAMI (AP) - Manuel Perez Garcia was a member of the Cuban Armed Forces when World War II broke out. That didn't stop him from volunteering to fight for the U.S. ..
MIAMI (AP) - By day, Wade Brosz teaches American history at an A-rated Florida middle school. By night, he is a personal trainer at 24 Hour Fitness. Brosz took th..
FORT MYERS. Fla.- An Alva man who shot his cousin during an argument over a dirt bike is in custody. Oscar Russ, 34, of 2610 Charleston Park Drive in Alva, was arrested by deputies..
MIAMI (AP) - It seemed hopeless as a south Florida man stood before a 9-ton mountain of rotten garbage, desperately hoping to find his wife's engagement ring. Bri..
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida dog has ingested an expensive meal after devouring $1,000 cash. Christy Lawrenson said she and her husband have been saving c..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- An earlier car fire disrupted traffic on I-75. Southbound I-75 at exit 131/ Daniels Parkway was closed until 9:08 a.m. The southbound ramp was closed until 9:51 a..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Congressman Connie Mack IV hasn't entered the Senate race and he's already jumped ahead of the field in a new poll. A Quinnipiac University poll relea..