FORT MYERS, Fla. -- 5-year-old Gabe Ferguson looks well one month after what family says was a terrible accident. Gabe's great-grandmother Shirley Moore says she fears the worst sc..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY Fla.- Fighting brush fires in the Florida heat can be downright brutal. "First of all they are putting on very heavy gear they are going into the fire they are he..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY Fla.- The Englewood Rotary Club boasts of having the biggest fireworks display in the area. "We know for a fact that ours will be the largest show on the west coas..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The city of Fort Myers could soon start testing the water in the Caloosahatchee and its not going to cost taxpayers a thing. Its a proposed plan that will tie riv..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A 30-acre brush fire is burning about one mile south of SR 82 in Lehigh Acres, according to Division of Forestry. There is a lot of smoke in the area. At this t..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott, who campaigned on a job-creation platform, has signed a new law designed to help former felons get to work. The 46 bills Scott signed into..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A Naples taxi driver is under arrest for driving under the influence. Collier County Sheriff's deputies say the Crown Taxi driver blew almost three times over..
Lee county will proceed with contract talks to build an aquatic center at City of Palms Park in Ft. Myers. The county will negotiate with the National Swim Center..
FORT MYERS, Fla.--The Board of Lee County Commissioners will proceed into contract negotiations with National Swimming Center Corporation, the group hoping to convert City of Palms..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Its an 8 week challenge that includes a number of Lee County educators. Two teachers from Heights Elementary and a nutritional and health instructor with the sch..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla - A Lehigh Acres couple is recovering Tuesday after they were injured in a house fire. The home went up in flames late Monday night in the nineteen hundred ..
Thieves stole a piece of construction equipment from the Auto Zone site on Pine Island Rd. in Cape Coral. Security cameras indicate the theft occured between 8 AM and 8..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A Lehigh Acres couple is homeless after a fire ripped through their home. The fire ignited late Monday night after a latern tipped over. It happened at hom..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department is looking for two burglary suspects who broke into a restaurant last week. The crime happened on June 15th at the El Patio resta..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is positively identifying the body inside a submerged car Friday as Jennifer Lehman. Lehman was last seen in August of 2010, two ..
JASPER, Fla. (AP) - Officials say two Division of Forestry firefighters died and two others were injured while fighting the Blue Ribbon Fire in north Florida. The deaths occurred M..
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..