Guitar Icon is Closing up Shop, Sharing Memories

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

Guitar master  Frank Greathouse is closing up his shop, Real Guitars in Fort Myers.Greathouse is a legendary figure in the local music scene, and one of the founders of the Mu..
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Homicide victims remembered, help sought for unsolved crimes

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Almost three months after her son was gunned down in Fort Myers, Robin Gary says the search for his killer is still underway. 26-year-old Travis Burton was shot ..
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Pet Adoption Day at The Shell Factory

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

Some four-legged friends found new homes at the first Pet Adoption Day at the Shell Factory. Dog races and an agility course were just some of the features at the day-long event. H..
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Tree Crushes Car at Fort Myers Home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

Strong winds overnight Sunday smashed a Fort Myers woman's car as it sat in her driveway. Alice Thornton was inside her Edgewood Avenue home when she heard what sounded like gunsho..
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WINK News honored by Associated Press in Orlando Saturday

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

ORLANDO, Fla. -- In Orlando on Saturday night, WINK News was honored by the Associated Press for our work during a shooting at the Edison Mall in Fort Myers on December 23, 2011.WI..
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SWFL community rallies around Lehigh firefighter

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Southwest Florida community is rallying around a Lehigh Acres firefighter, who is now fighting to regain his strength. According to family members, doctors g..
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Four car accident sends five people to hospital

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Five people are recovering after a four car accident in North Fort Myers Saturday afternoon.It happened near the intersection of US 41 and Littleton Road...
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Downtown Fort Myers heats up for Latin Dance Live

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Downtown Fort Myers is full of Latin flavor Saturday for Latin Dance Live.  People came out to the Harborside Event Center to learn all about the Latin danc..
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Two boats involved in a fire off Captiva Island Saturday

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

CAPTIVA, Fla. -- Two boats involved in a fire off Captiva Island near Tween Waters Inn on Saturday evening have been extinguished.Emergency workers say a house boat and a smaller b..
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Volunteers help clean up Salvation Army's Red Shield Lodge

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Volunteers rolled up their sleeves and got down in the dirt Saturday to help clean up the Salvation Army's Red Shield Lodge in Lee County.  It's all part o..
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Local law enforcement honor 'Do the Right Thing' winners

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- On Saturday, April 21, 2012 the Fort Myers Police Department, Cape Coral Police Department, Lee County Sheriff's Office and Collier County Sheriff's Office host..
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V.P. Joe Biden to visit Everglades National Park Monday

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- On Monday, April 23rd, Vice President Joe Biden will travel to the Everglades in Miami-Dade County, Florida. After touring part of Everglades National Park, the..
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Watergate figure, Naples resident, Charles Colson dies at 80

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

WASHINGTON (AP) - Charles Colson, the tough-as-nails special counsel to President Richard Nixon who went to prison for his role in a Watergate-related case and became a Christian e..
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Friends of 2 teens killed, burned seek answers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) - The family and friends of two central Florida teenagers whose bodies were found engulfed in flames are trying to help find out who is responsible for their..
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Severe weather delays kayaker world record attempt

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. -- Friday night's weather interrupted a Marco Island man's attempt to break a world record.  Steve Banks was trying to paddle a kayak non-stop for 24 hours ..
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Lightning strikes house in Cape Coral Saturday morning

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- A lightning strike is to blame for a house fire in Cape Coral.  Firefighters responded to the home on Southeast 23rd Street early Saturday morning.Cape Cor..
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Governor: Florida employment numbers at a 3 year low

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

LEE COUNTY, FL - The State of Florida released the latest employment numbers and according to the Governor's office, the State is experiencing the lowest unemployment numbers in th..
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14 year legal battle over Naples Estates land continues

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla -- A 14 year legal battle over a Naples mobile home park is still likely years away from a resolution.That was the news the attorney representing more than 500 Naples E..
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Three taken to hospital after I 75 rollover

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NAPLES, Fla -- Three people, including two children, were taken to the hospital following a rollover on I 75 Friday night. The crash happened around 10:15 near mile marker 111 in t..
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Walk a Mile in Her Shoes held in Fort Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Local men and women traded in their shoes for heels for a good cause Friday night.  Their mission?  Bring attention to rape, sexual assault and gender..
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