MIRAMAR, Fla. (AP) - The only U.S. airline that charges for carry-on luggage is creating a new fee. Beginning Nov. 1, Spirit Airlines says it will charge five dollars if a gat..
You can catch the Olympic spirit this June 21st in Southwest Florida. Art of the Olympians Museum and Gallery (AOTO) will host a Family Fun Run, in cooperation with the Fort M..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- A Sarasota woman is arrested for revealing her breasts to a Florida Highway Patrol trooper in Collier County. The trooper pulled over Melissa Millard, 35, f..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. -- A big blow to a southwest Florida fire department struggling to stay afloat. Two weeks ago six laid off firefighters in Immokalee got their jobs back. But as o..
IMMOKALEE, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office has arrested three people in connection with an armed robbery at a Handy Store in Immokalee that happened Monday morning. Deput..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Jennifer Lehman's friends and family have left wondering for 10 months where she was, and if she was alive. Friday they may have gotten their answer. Crews ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Two men smash out a store window, climb inside and within four minutes steal thousands of dollars in cigarettes. MD Halal Uddin says, "There was 305, r..
For the past three years, Robert and Christina Dennis have welcomed nearly 40 foster children into their home. The seed was planted when they taught Sunday school classes and reali..
Today's teenager goes online for everything from social networking to emailing. But with more access to the internet comes a responsibility to be a good "cyber citizen." That's whe..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- It's official. Cape Coral is getting a new beach. On Monday, Cape Coral City Councilors voted six to two to move forward with turning Four Freedoms Park into a B..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.-- Punta Gorda Police Officers have a new energy-efficient, stealth-like vehicle to complement patrol vehicles, motorcycles, and bicycles. The Punta Gorda Police ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested a Harbor Heights man on drug trafficking charges after selling an undercover detective Oxycodone..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's Office nets another online sex predator. An undercover detective posing as a 14-year old girl helped get a registered sex offender ba..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Members of the Next Level Church are partnering with the Salvation Army to help grow a community garden. The site will be next door to Sally's Cafe on the corner..
OCHOPEE, Fla.- The Oil Pad Complex is comprised of several fires caused by lightning burning in Big Cypress National Preserve located in Southwest Florida, said Bob DeGross with th..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's statewide teachers union is taking the lead in a lawsuit that seeks to block a requirement for teachers, state workers and many local government ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Three people have been arrested who are believed to be involved in a robbery at a Collier County Handy Market Monday morning. Those arrested are Randal Johnso..
Punta Gorda, Fla.-- Fire crews are back out in Charlotte County mopping up another brush fire. Our Kyle Jordan is live in Punta Gorda with the latest.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - The Division of Forestry says lightning is to blame for a brush fire near U.S. 17 and Interstate 75 near Punta Gorda in Charlotte County. Forestry official..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida wildlife officials are urging boaters in north Florida to be extra vigilant about protecting manatees. Drought conditions have ma..