NEW YORK (AP) - A Florida hedge fund manager who worried he'd be labeled a "mini-Madoff" after cheating investors of $168 million has been sentenced to 14 years in prison after ple..
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - A school bus crashed in Osceola County after a car reportedly pulled in front of it. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that no children were injured in Thur..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - A North Carolina woman was killed in a three-vehicle crash after getting out of her car to flag down help along a Cape Canaveral road. The Florida Highw..
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - A Pinellas County high school student has been charged with setting a fire in a bathroom at the school. The sheriff's office reports that East Lake High..
SAFETY HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - A Pinellas County man has died in a small, smoldering house fire. The roommate of 48-year-old Douglas Johnson told investigators that he woke up to the s..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you're trying to lose weight, it's not only the type of food that's important, but how much you eat. This morning Mike Drumm from Gold's Gym is here wit..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A 17 year student at South Fort Myers High School is at the hospital this morning after getting hit by a car on his way to campus. It happened just after 7:00am...
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Obama Administration is out with a new program to help struggling homeowners. It's called the Emergency Homeowner Loan Program. $1 billion is set aside for i..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The proposed Colonial Flyover project could come to an end today. The Metropolitan Planning Commission is holding one last vote on the $400 million project today..
EAST NAPLES, Fla. - WINK News is the only crew on scene when a paper fight on a school bus turns into mayhem with one child having a panic attack and a father taken to the ground w..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Dog & Family Fun for a Cause: 3rd Annual Dog and Owner Olympics. The Dog and Owner Olympics 2010 is a fun show for pets and their people. It will be hel..
NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - Hundreds of people attended the grand opening of a new Publix in North Naples on Thursday. But, dozens of them were protesters. The protesters from..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The confidential informant in a murder for hire plot is not so confidential anymore. The informant told us, it wasn't by choice Back in September, the informant ..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres man is under arrest for recording a 13 year old Massachusetts girl having sex online. 48 year old Douglas Boone was arrested late Wednesday. Rep..
GERMAIN ARENA - Erin Coleman, of Bonita Springs, won the 2011 South Atlantic Regional Figure Skating Championship, October 10th, in North Carolina. She beat 104 other girls, some ..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Firefighters with the Lehigh Acres Fire Department met to discuss the possibility of allowing off-duty fighters to mow foreclosed lawns in the community.Leader..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - It may look like kids are just playing with blocks. But organizers say it's much more than that. A group of children ages 3-5 participated in Blockfest at Fort M..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A British tourist visiting Fort Myers Beach in hopes of buying property there is ready to go home after just one day. Deputies say he was beaten and robbed on th..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A man accused of murdering his girlfriend turned down a plea deal from prosecutors. Matthew Gullet made an appearance in court Thursday with his lawyer just..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Doctor Jacinta Gillis' Dollar Pain Clinics have been the focus of an 18 month investigation. Federal agents along with the Lee County Sheriff's Office raided the..