SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - After years as a head-turning bridesmaid in the best-beach rankings, Sarasota's Siesta Beach is finally the bride. The wide slice of brilliant white sand and ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested two men for Trafficking in Oxycodone pills Thursday; one of the men brought his 18-month-old son..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Police in Orlando have identified the gunman who killed a surgeon in a parking garage at Florida Hospital and then fatally shot himself. Authorities said Frida..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Port Charlotte man for stealing four air conditioning units from homes. The suspect may be responsible for a ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Lee County deputy has been fired for improper conduct. Investigators say, the deputy was caught on camera using mace on a man in custody without proper cause. I..
36 Lee County students signed contracts today promising to maintain good grades, stay drug free and exhibit good behavior all in exchange for a free ride to college. It's all part ..
MIAMI (AP) - The attorney representing a Miami man charged with killing his 10-year-old adoptive daughter has stepped down from the case citing a conflict of interest. Edi..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County Board of County Commissioners Vice Chairman Jim Coletta expressed appreciation today at Governor Rick Scott’s decision to sign Senate Bil..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- Southwest Florida is continuing to pitch in to help send aid to the tornado slammed areas. Thursday night a donation drive continued in Cape Coral. Donations w..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- A fire at a home on Palm Tree Boulevard in Cape Coral Thursday night appears to be electrical. The homeowner was not there when the flames broke out in the livi..
DESOTO COUNTY Fla.- By two o'clock Thursday, the word had already spread to most of the employees at the Department of Juvenile Justice in DeSoto County that they could lose their ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott signed a new Florida budget but vetoed a record $615 million after lawmakers previously chopped nearly $4 billion. The Republican governor ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. Fritz Andress knows a thing or two about keeping costs down. Andresss owns several Little Caesars in Fort Myers and for the last several months he's been taking pa..
FORT MYERS, FL- Business owners desperate and ready to take action.That's after one shopping center is hit by burglars for the 4th time in 1 month!Thieves keep taking the a/c units..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Southwest Florida is coming together to help those devastated by this week's tornadoes, leveling communities in Missouri and Oklahoma. A donation drive is underwa..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A former FBI agent, who worked on several terrorism cases, spoke to criminal justice students at Rasmussen College today in Fort Myers. "On February 26, 1993, the..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Cape Man Charged With Traveling To Meet Undercover CCSO Deputy For Sex Collier County Sheriff's Office: A Cape Coral man faces felony charges after he tried ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers city councilman Tom Leonardo is the proud father of 24 year-old Marine. But like any parent, he's worried for his son Tim as he starts his tour of..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - Hometown hero Pfc. Corey Kent is expected to return to Southwest Florida before the end of the year. The Southwest Florida-based nonprofit organization, US ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Cookie Coleman is leaving her job as director of the local office of the department of Children and Families. She is losing her post because of budget..