$40k motorcycle stolen, fingerprints found on bike

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man after his fingerprints were found on a stolen $40,000 motorcycle taken from a Port Charlotte dealership Feb..
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Florida university enrollment up 2.6 percent

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Enrollment is up by 8,234 students at Florida's public universities.    That's a 2.6 percent increase for 2011-12, pushing the total to 329,..
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Man jailed after outburst in South Fla. courtroom

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A man is in additional trouble after an outburst in a Broward County courtroom during a domestic violence hearing.    Miami television s..
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St. Pete police fatally shoot dog

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A police officer shot and killed a dog while responding to a disturbance call in a St. Petersburg neighborhood.    Police say Officer Jer..
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Search ends for missing cruise passenger

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The Coast Guard has called off its search for a woman believed to have gone overboard on a Bahamas cruise.    Search and rescue crews tr..
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Fla. man gets prison for swindling 2 NY women

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for swindling two New York women, each of whom he promised to marry, out of roughly $400,000.&nb..
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2 struck, killed by car on US 441 in Leesburg

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two pedestrians died when they were struck by a car in central Florida.    Orlando television station WESH (http://bit.ly/wbSZB..
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FMPD investigates suspicious package

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Thursday, at 6:05 p.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to the Chase bank located at 5767 Lee Boulevard in reference to a suspicious package. The ban..
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N. Ft. Myers 7-Eleven robbed at gunpoint

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Thursday, at 4:05 a.m., the Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an armed robbery at the 7-11 at 6326 Beau Drive, North Fort Myers...
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Hard Rock adding 400 jobs in Tampa

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A major expansion at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa is bringing 400 new jobs.    The hotel and casino complex said Thursday th..
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Florida mulls outlawing Shariah, other foreign law

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A measure to ban the use of foreign laws in domestic courtrooms is progressing in Florida's statehouse, one of dozens of similar efforts across the cou..
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Car crashes into Rotonda canal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ROTONDA, Fla.- UPDATE: Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies report the man who crashed his car into a Rotonda canal near his home around 5 a.m. Friday morning, was cited for careles..
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Naples Historical Society 50th Anniversary

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

  NAPLES, Fla. A major milestone for the Naples Historical Society. They are celebrating their 50th anniversary this weekend.     The celebration will happ..
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Random drug testing for Florida employees

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Bibey

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida House is poised to pass a bill allowing all state agencies to randomly drug-test their employees. But a similar measure is in trouble in the Se..
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FGCU men's basketball team advances

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Kyle Jordan

MACON, Ga. - The FGCU men's basketball team still has more basketball to play this season.  The Eagles advance to the semifinals of the Atlantic Sun tournament with a 71-61 wi..
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Lee Co. real estate agent arrested after child porn found

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- One man's effort to speed up his business ends in a child porn arrest.  The owner of a local realty company hired an expert to check out the company comput..
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Suspicious package detonated in Fort Myers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A suspicious package in Lee County shut down a busy shopping center for several hours on Thursday evening.  The Southwest Florida Regional Bomb Squad was c..
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Residents sound off on 21 foot noise wall in Eagle Creek

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

  COLLIER COUNTY, Fla -- Residents in East Naples sound off on the idea of 21 foot sound wall outside their community.   About 100 Eagle Creek residents turned out to a p..
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Palmetto-Pine Country Club asks city to clean up canal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A group of golfers is concerned with more than their handicap. They say fish are dying at their Cape Coral country club and fear their greens are next. This ..
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WWII widow gets gift of freedom

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

NAPLES, Fla.- Builders and volunteers give home makeover to World War II widow living with M.S. Janice Bronstein is confined to a wheelchair and has been dependent on others for ev..
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