LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Matlacha man is launching a unique idea to help the homeless in Haiti, while putting Southwest Florida back to work. The concept: building secure, transitional ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office say it had astounding results from its five-day prescription drug collection program.Operation Medicine Cabinet resulted in 384,4..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Chocolate artists at Norman Love Confections are working around the clock this weekend. With Valentine's Day on Monday, the Lee County bu..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - After months of battles to save it, the historic oak tree in downtown Fort Myers was cut down Saturday. The oak tree has been part of the..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.-Hundreds of Southwest Florida residents are smiling a little brighter tonight. Saturday, Bonita Dental Care offered free basic dental services to pe..
WEST PALM BEAHC, Fla. (AP) - A man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for his role in a Ponzi scheme that scammed more than $14 million from hundreds of Haitian-American inve..
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A Delray Beach woman is accused of setting her boyfriend's car on fire. An arrest report says 25-year-old Tochara Stephens was arrested Wednesday on a cha..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An Orlando photographer has won back the rights to his Marilyn Monroe photos two years too late. Joe Jasgur died two years ago in a nursing home at age 89. His..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Florida House Speaker Dean Cannon embraces Gov. Rick Scott's philosophy and work ethic, but he's keeping some of Scott's biggest proposals at arm's leng..
LEE COUNTY- DNA that was obtained during a burglary investigation more than four years ago has allowed detectives with the Lee County Sheriff's to close the books on a 2006 s..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A car plowed into a Lehigh Acres restaurant Friday night. It happened at Jan-Bo restaurant at the Lehigh Towne Centre. A driver lost control of her SUV on Home..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - An emotional morning in a Collier County courtroom, as a judge sentences 24-year-old James Menard to life in prison. Jurors found him guilty for the shooting..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Egyptian-Americans in Southwest Florida are celebrating President Mubarak's resignation. Some of the congregation at St. Marks Coptic Orthodox Church actually fas..
ESTERO, Fla. - Several members of the Bush family in Southwest Florida, and it's all to help make sure every child can read. Hundreds of people in Estero for the 11th annual Celebr..
NAPLES - Collier County deputies are on the look out for a suspect involved in an armed carjacking in the Preserve Fairway neighborhood. A call came in to deputies around 6:30 p.m...
FT. MYERS - Fort Myers Police are searching for 2 suspects in the area of 4300 Armeda Ave. Officers say they are looking for 2 hispanic males ages 20-30. One wearing white sh..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested the mother and father of two 4-month old twin babies (born Sep. 22, 2010); one with frac..
LEE COUNTY, FL-Credit card scammers, sex offenders, drug dealers.All caught driving through Southwest Florida. Sheriff Mike Scott says, "There's no free pass through Lee county." T..
CAPE CORAL- Every month more than 200 Cape Coral families are asking for help from food pantries. That's up 50% in the last two years. To meet the need, a new, unique food pantry a..
FORT MYERS, FL - A Fort Myers realtor is looking to take real estate sales into th 21st century. Brett Ellis says Q-R codes which resemble little more than an ink blots - allow gre..