Scott to talk about Legislature in West Palm Beach

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott plans to discuss the legislative session in a speech in West Palm Beach.    The Republican governor is addressing a gath..
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Construction begins on Miami museum's future home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Construction on the Miami Science Museum's new home is set to begin.    A groundbreaking ceremony Friday marks the beginning of construction at the down..
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USDA to help thousands of rural homeowners

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will visit Florida on Friday to discuss a United States Department of Agriculture pilot loan program that could help t..
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Judge refuses to lower bond in child porn case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida judge has refused to lower the $1.4 million bond set for a man who faces 144 counts of child pornography possession.    ..
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Fla. teen faces attempted murder charge

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

OCALA, Fla. (AP) - A teen faces attempted murder charges after authorities say he used a fluorescent light bulb to repeatedly stab another boy at a north Florida behavioral health ..
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Deputies shoot 2 pit bulls outside meth lab

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) - Two pit bulls were killed and two people were arrested after authorities say they let the dogs loose on north Florida deputies trying to serve a search w..
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Illegal dumping investigation leads to arrest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Don Zilen was arrested after admitting that he was responsible for creating a large, illegal, dump site from two residential foreclosures he had been contracted..
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Parker sentenced in Hendry triple murder case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HENDRY COUNTY, Fla.- Ruby Yolanda Parker was found guilty of culpable negligence for her role in the 2006 Hendry County murders of Ann Whitaker, her husband Joey and Myrtle Lee Cox..
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CCSO investigates home invasion robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives continue their investigation into a home invasion robbery that occurred on the 21000 block of Meehan Avenue in Port Char..
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Pt. Charlotte night club slasher arrested

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives made an arrest in the Boomers Sports Bar & Nightclub slashing incident. Charged with Aggravated Battery with a Deadl..
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Man arrested for lewd behavior in front of a 6-year-old

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested a 61-year-old man for masturbating in front of a 6-year-old girl. Wallace Wendell Wesley, 61, of..
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Semi-truck and car collide at Cypress Lake and McGregor

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A car collided with a semi-truck at the intersection of Cypress Lake Dr. and McGregor Blvd. in Fort Myers on Friday morning. The extent of any injuries and damage..
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High gas prices leaving local crab fishermen on shore.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

PUNTA GORDA Fla.- At The Peace River Seafood Shack in Punta Gorda you can get a plate of the freshest blue crab in town.  Owner, Kelly Beall keeps her prices down by buying he..
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Greek Fest is back in Fort Myers for a 37th year.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.  Say Opa! Greek Fest is back in Fort Myers for a 37th year. The Greek Orthodox Church on Cypress Lake Drive is ready to welcome about 15, 000 Southwest Florid..
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Cops in riot gear break up Orlando shoe riot

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - More than 100 law enforcement officers in riot gear broke up an out-of-control crowd waiting to buy a new basketball shoe timed to be released during the NBA A..
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Florida suing federal government

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Bibey

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Seven states are asking a federal judge to block an Obama administration mandate that requires birth control coverage for employees of religious-affiliated hos..
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Cape to discuss signal request for deadly intersection

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The fight to install a traffic light at a busy Cape Coral intersection is gathering more support. It's been 2 years since 13-year-old Ryan Santos was hit and kil..
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Air boat brawl lands one captain in jail, injures other

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla -- A brawl broke out between two airboat captains after their boats collided in the Everglades. The crash left one captain behind bars and the other scratched ..
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26th Annual Parade of Homes - Signs of economic recovery?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

LEE COUNTY, Fl - The 26th Annual Parade of Homes comes to Lee county with a substantial increase in the number of participants. 42 builders are taking part this year more than trip..
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Edison State College unveils new Health Sciences Hall

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- It's a glimpse into the future of nursing. A brand new building on Edison State College's Collier County campus is helping train tomorrow's nurses. But this i..
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