FORT MYERS, Fla.- Senator Bill Nelson has issued a statement regarding the death of Moammar Gadhafi: "I hope today’s news of the death of Libya’s ousted dictator is fol..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A man who shot four people in a North Naples nightclub in 2006 was arrested and charged with homicide Thursday in connection with the death of one of the vict..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A registered sexual offender is under arrest after moving with in Lee County and failing to register his new address with law enforcement within 48 hours. German ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Students in Fort Myers carved some pumpkin creations to give local houses that Halloween feel, and help their school at the same time. Special needs students at t..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Gainesville man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a woman last year during a home invasion robbery. An Alachua County ju..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A regional planning group that is funded by taxpayers and grants, could become obsolete. Even members of the group are suggesting it might be wise to abolish ..
MIRAMAR, Fla. (AP) - Police in Miramar say a DNA match has solved a 2009 triple slaying and led to murder charges against a man already in state prison. Investiga..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Civil rights groups and labor unions are among 29 interveners joining Florida's election law case as defendants. A three-judge federal co..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A biotechnology company that develops treatments for cancer and infectious diseases announced Thursday that it is moving to St. Petersburg, eventually a..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying a trio of armed robbers who charged into a Cape Coral casino early yesterday morning,..
Council member Chris Chulakes-Leetz is holding a town hall meeting, where people across the city can voice their concerns. The title of Thursday's town hall meeting is "What ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - After nearly a week of camping out at Centennial Park, the movement known as Occupy Fort Myers might have to disband. Fort Myers police officers presented the gr..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Two members of the Lee County Sheriffs Office K-9 Unit have just returned from the National Police Canine Association’s National Training Seminar and Compet..
MIAMI (AP) - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers have seized almost four tons of marijuana hidden in a shipping container at the Miami seaport. CBP offici..
LARGO, Fla. (AP) - Cathy Rush calls it a combination of "Hoosiers," ''A League of Their Own" and "Sister Act." ''Against All Odds" could be another, with "The Impossible Dream" ser..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Court rules and forms are changing for girls seeking waivers to Florida's law requiring parental notification before minors can obtain abortions. &nbs..
SANIBEL, Fla.- The Sanibel Police Department is alerting the public that there have been several vehicle burglaries east of Donax on Elinor Way and Glory Circle. Chief Tomlinson ad..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Jazz Little's run on the X-Factor ended at Simon Cowell's house, but the Cape Coral high school student says she'll be back there again. The 16-year-old impressed..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a North Port man around 2 p.m. Wednesday after he stole a $6,930 gold necklace from a Port Charlotte jewelry stor..
MIAMI (AP) - Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is in South Florida to learn about the progress of the Tamiami Trail Bridge Project. A press release says Salazar and ..