LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Another dubious distinction for Southwest Florida real estate: one community is ranked in the top five in the nation, on a list of the "Worst Housing Markets."D..
PINE ISLAND, Fla.- Its been just more than two months since Amy Patterson was reported missing.The Lee County Sheriff's Office brought in outside help to search the land and water ..
NAPLES, Fla. -- Local leisure, and travel. If you're strapped for cash - those are usually the first to go on your list. But AAA says, this October, something is different. Pe..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police Chief Doug Baker is under fire as a group of activists calls for him to step down, following a new report out that shows his force discriminated..
GRAY COURT, S.C. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry proposed dramatic tax and spending changes Tuesday, saying he would let Americans choose between a 20 percent f..
NAPLES, Fla.- Two veteran charities will now face closer scrutiny from the state. The Collier County Commission voted to crack down on who is allowed to solicit money on county roa..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's top legislators aren't in any hurry to set up so-called leadership funds. State lawmakers last spring promised that the public ..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities in Daytona Beach are looking into a campus brawl that involved 60 people. Police told the Orlando Sentinel Tuesday th..
Lee county commissioners put off a decision on whether to allow the city of Bonita Springs to split off from the county's emergency medical services. A special magistrate will cons..
SIESTA KEY, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has taken into protective custody a giant Lego® man who appeared on Siesta Key Public Beach today. A beachgoer found the ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Edison State College President Dr. Kenneth Walker has fired another top administrator. The college district Vice President and Dean of Instruction in Arts and Sci..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A member of the Fort Myers Police Department was killed in an accident today in Lehigh Acres. The two-car crash tied up traffic for hours and is still under inv..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County is the latest part of Southwest Florida to feel the rippling effects of the Occupy Wall Street movement. Dozens of protesters gathered Tuesday o..
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - A Florida man has pleaded not guilty to a charge of interfering with a flight crew after his allegedly hysterical behavior on a Southwest Airlines plane led ..
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Two women have been charged with helping two maximum security inmates escape from a Florida jail. Authorities tell the Vero Beach Press-Jo..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A former top aide to Florida Lieutenant Gov. Jennifer Carroll is facing felony charges that she illegally taped a conversation in Carroll's office. &n..
SARASOTA, Fla.- Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office detectives have arrested Tonette Smith, for Aggravated Battery. Detectives determined that the victim was intentionally stabb..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives Monday arrested a man for selling marijuana to them just 2½ hours after he was released from jail ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Penalties for overdue Library materials can add up fast. Lori White says it was her kids who racked up quite a bill for her family. She came into the Librar..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- On October 5th Cape Coral Police Officers Jeffrey Taylor and John Kane responded to a report of a burglary to a business, A-1 Seawall located in the industrial pa..