2nd Man arrested in Feb. home invasion robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested the second of three gunmen involved in a Feb. 23 armed home invasion robbery in the 21300 block ..
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LCSO investigates a double homicide in Lehigh

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Police are investigating a double homicide at 3501 49th St. W. and Sara Ave. N. in Lehigh Acres. On Monday evening, deputies were dispatched in reference t..
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Marlins' Guillen suspended 5 games for Castro flap

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Chastened Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen sat alone at a podium and began in Spanish, then halted in the middle of a sentence when his voice wavered. He took a sip..
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Fla. court rejects $79.2M smoker death verdict

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida appellate court has rejected a $79.2 million verdict against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. for a smoker's cancer death.    Monday's ru..
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Fla. justices hearing county term limits cases

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments over the constitutionality of term limits for county commissioners in charter counties.   &nb..
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Details to emerge in 2001 Fla. businessman killing

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - New details are likely to emerge in the 2001 slaying of a prominent South Florida businessman when an admitted member of the conspiracy takes the witne..
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Fla. access to prekindergarten high, ranks low on quality

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

MIAMI (AP) - Florida now has the highest percentage of 4-year-old children nationwide enrolled in a state prekindergarten program. But a new report is warning that funding and qual..
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Lee County Domestic Animal Services rolls out the red carpet

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kyle Jordan

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - It's a star-studded lineup as Hollywood comes to Lee County Domestic Animal Services. You can adopt a celebrity canine or famous feline at a special rate through..
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Cape Coral wins bid for multi million dollar land auction

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

CAPE CORAL, FL - On Friday 4/6/2012, Cape Coral's city council approved city staff taking part in a county auction for 491 parcels of land in Cape Coral. The properties span 652 ac..
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Race for Congress in SWFL likely to be expensive

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The competition for campaign cash is heating up in Southwest Florida's wide open congressional district. With incumbent Connie Mack running for senate, several R..
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Cure Alzheimer's Fund brings hope of more than a cure

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla -- Cure Alzheimer's and the nation's top Alzheimer's doctor made a special stop in Naples to talk about the progress their foundation has made in the Alzheimer's Genome..
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Man murdered in Fort Myers, neighbors on edge

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A man murdered in a Lee County neighborhood and people who live in the area say something needs to be done.  Richard Resse, 50, was found dead at a home at..
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Naples woman accused of stealing from beachgoers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla -- A Naples woman is behind bars tonight accused of stealing from dozens of beachgoers on Vanderbilt Beach. 23-year-old Amanda Juhl is charged with 12 felony counts of ..
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Englewood family finds their dog murdered

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- Last year, Jason Mazzo decided he needed to get some companionship for his two daughters and some protection for his home so he went to a local farmer to find a pu..
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Panthers will wait to pick Game 1 goalie

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - For the biggest game of the season, the Florida Panthers chose Scott Clemmensen over Jose Theodore.    The next game is even bigger. So is..
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Police pensions under microscope, Ft. Myers faces shortfall

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The city of Fort Myers will consider changes to the police pension system, in an effort to save money.   City council members held a workshop Monday, an..
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Fire investigators suspect fireworks behind two brush fires

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Fireworks may be to blame for two suspicious brush fires in Lehigh Acres on Sunday. One of the fires came just feet from Luis Lopez's door. He says wind di..
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Cape council to vote on proposed bridge fishing ban

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral city council members are deciding the future of fishing off certain bridges. We're talking about ten bridges in the northwest Cape, some are along Old ..
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Deputies investigate freak mattress accident

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County deputies are trying to make sense of a freak accident.  A man visiting Naples on vacation is in intensive care after he was struck by a ma..
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Lehigh boy on the road to recovery after being hit by a car

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A Lehigh Acres 9-year-old boy marks a milestone in his recovery after being hit by a car on the way to his bus stop last week.Bryson Covey is now working with p..
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