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..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Students were involved in an altercation yesterday at ALC Central that resulted in one student being injured, said Joe Donzelli, a spokesman with the Lee County P..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- UPDATE: Judy Dawson Kibblin, 60, of North Fort Myers was killed following a shooting on Thursday. The Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call from ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A new poll gives President Barack Obama a big bump in Florida after the killing of al-Qaida chief Osama bin Laden. The Quinnipiac University poll released ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Statewide third-grade reading and math results on Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test this year are unchanged from 2010. The statewide figures show 72 pe..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-The Fort Myers Fire Department is responding to a fire at SR 82 and Forum Boulevard. The fire department is trying to access the fire at this time, which has prove..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - It was a dream come true for 13 Habitat for Humanity homeowners. In a special ceremony, they celebrated paying off their mortgages in full. "I was excited ..
PUNTA GORDA Fla.-Most drivers probably don't even notice them, they are the little white lights that hang under stop lights. They are called confirmation lights. They are used by ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The "Friends of the Cape" organization are accepting donations of bottled water Thursday to aid the victims of the devastating tornadoes in Miss..
NAPLES, Fla. -- An armed robbery at a Naples jeweler in February is making international headlines. Naples Police believe at least two people connected to the armed robbery at Tha..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Hurricane season is now seven days away. The Division of Forestry showed us how a quick survey of your yard could save your home from costly damage should a stor..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The number of brush fires in Southwest Florida has nearly doubled from last year, and the busy season isn't over yet.Budget cuts left many fire districts e..