TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida is suing the Bank of New York Mellon and accusing the company of overcharging the state pension fund millions. Attorney General P..
ESTERO, FL- An 87-Year old man is telling WINK news he played right into a scam that took advantage of his love for his son. Cliford Dryden got a call he thought was from his son T..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - The Lehigh Acres Fire Marshal says nothing has been ruled out as investigators look for the cause of Wednesday's house fire. Inspectors combed through every in..
FORT MYERS, Fla--Starting Friday, August 12 through Sunday, August 14th, you won't have to pay state sales tax on some back to school items thanks to the sales tax holiday. But bef..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Due to a water break servicing a fire hydrant, service will be interrupted beginning at 2:00 AM Friday, August 12, 2011 for residents and businesses in the follow..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Realtors say it's help for the housing market-- coming just a little too late. "I'm not sure that we're in the position in this time that we really need something..
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a South Florida police officer who collapsed during his department's SWAT team tryouts earlier this year died from heat stroke. B..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Florida Department of Health (DOH) Charlotte County Health Department is issuing a beach advisory for the Port Charlotte Beach Complex. This area should b..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for a scheme to sell her infant grandson. A Volusia County judge sen..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money, and the Golden Gate Fire Chief just got the go ahead to save you thousands. The plan involves hiring more firefighters. "It's a challe..
PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) - A court document says the fugitive sister shot by police in Colorado after a nationwide manhunt told police she "deserved to get shot." Twent..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA's retired space shuttles are trading places. In a rare nose-to-nose encounter, Discovery and Endeavour met outside the shuttle ha..
Fort Myers, Fla.— The Lee County Health Department is posting an advisory on Lynn Hall and Bonita beaches as unsafe for swimmers due to high levels of bacteria identified in ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Imaginarium is celebrating its 16th birthday, while undergoing some changes in its marketing, and questions about how much money it takes from the Fort Myers ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A new federal report shows Florida is a leader in setting reading proficiency standards but lags a bit in math. The National Assessment o..
ESTERO, Fla.- It is a distinction more than five years in the making. Florida Gulf Coast university officials learned Thursday afternoon that the university is now officially an NC..
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott went fishing in the Florida Keys to promote tourism. Scott and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Chairwoman Kathy Barko c..
FORT MYERS,. Fla.- Despite dips in the stock market and falling crude oil prices, gas prices are still a lot higher than what many drivers can afford. A grassroots organization, fr..
ENGLEWOOD, Fla.-Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives released the name of the woman who died in her mobile home fire in Grove City this morning. Julie Cott..
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Four years after Broward County Sheriff's Sgt. Christopher Reyka was gunned down in a drugstore parking lot, his colleagues gathered to pay respects.&nbs..