PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Port Charlotte man for stealing 15 empty beer kegs from three Port Charlotte businesses. Road deputies report..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Brian Casey talked for an hour in court about how he wants to represent himself in his upcoming murder trials. And then he changed his mind and asked for a ..
PORT CHARLOTTE Fla.- Jim Silberman has a permit to carry a concealed weapon and he uses it. "Used to be I counted on my physical abilities, now I count on a gun to stop the problem..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A new Cape Coral restaurant is helping to take a big bite out of unemployment in Southwest Florida, by putting more than 100 people back to work.A new Sonny's Ba..
The east Naples neighborhood where a convicted sex offender was arrested for peeping in on young girls is making sure he doesn't want to return.Now that Leslie Brew has bonded out ..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A new state law taking effect this Fall has cities and counties scrambling to change their rules to allow guns in parks and other public places. For years, t..
The Collier county school district is digging deep to overcome a major budget shortfall for the upcoming school year.The shortfall was reduced from $51 million to $25 million throu..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Two kids left in hot cars in just two days in southwest Florida. Deputies were able to rescue one infant in time, sadly, another baby in Cape Coral died. ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- The Cape Coral community is joining thousands of others across the country, raising awareness about neighborhood crime prevention. National Night Out began nati..
COLLIER COUTNY, Fla. - Doors locked, windows rolled up, and the car turned off, with the sun still blazing. That's how reports say a woman found an 11-month-old girl inside a car i..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- If you've ever cruised along the Caloosahatchee River, you've probably seen your fair share of "for sale" signs, typically boasting a river-front home wit..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Tropical Storm Emily is gaining strength, but will probably stay on the Atlantic side of the state. Watch Chief Meteorologist Jim Farrell's forecast.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A deaf lee county man says he's outraged after someone stole his bicycle right from underneath him! He's just one of many victims to what deputies say is becoming..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A new suit can make all the difference in the world to someone starting over. All this month, Men's Warehouse is collecting donated suits and other dress clothes ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Questions are coming up about the wisdom, and the pay-off, of a program to bring jobs to Lee County. One commissioner calls it, "a subsidy for wealthy corporation..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Faculty at Edison State College are asking for a raise. They met with negotiators for the college's administration, but it was off to a bumpy start. Both sides me..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Graduate students looking to take out subsidized student loans may soon have to dig deeper in their pockets to pay it off, as part of the nation's new debt deal. ..
SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla.- A bear roaming Sanibel Island will soon need a new place to stay. The cub went hunting for honey last week and the late-night outing is costing him his home. ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested two teen boys early this morning after “carhopping” three vehicles and may have burglarized over 20..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department is looking for the following people: Patrick Moore, 41, Grand Theft Auto Jose Solis, 21, Sexual Battery Matthew Lesher..