Inclement weather not affecting school activities

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- While Southwest Florida is experiencing inclement weather, Lee County Public Schools has not issued a Districtwide mandate to cancel after school/extracurricular ..
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New details released in officer-involved shooting

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.-New information has become available in the officer-involved shooting in North Fort Myers. Lee County Sheriff's Deputies asked Robert McCracken to show his h..
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LCSO identify 10 in crack cocaine bust

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers residents, Jennifer Nicole Sander, 30, and Michael Dupin, 29, were involved in a crack cocaine bust, that also involved nine Miami residents. Saunder h..
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Naples doctor's office computer hacked

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- The Naples Police Department is investigating a cyber crime against a local doctor's office. The office manager at Dr. Anthony D'Agostino's practice in Naples says so..
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Lee Co. attorney barely survives move to fire him

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

Lee county attorney Michael Hunt survived an effort to terminate him after just 6 months on the job.  He emerged from a tense commission meeting, with a contract for the next ..
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Naples Police hunt for handbag thieves

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.-Police are asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects who stole a handbag, valued at nearly $800. On Thursday, Marissa Collections at 1167 3rd Street Sou..
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Bill to aid Fla. crash victim to get earlier start

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolos says a bill compensating a car crash victim will get an earlier start in the 2012 legislative session.  ..
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Fla. hurricane fund has $3.2 billion shortfall

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's hurricane fund is confronting a potential $3.2 billion shortfall.    Financial experts for the fund are presenting new estimates T..
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Fla. prisoner rehabilitation bill to get revamped

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida legislation to shorten the sentences of some nonviolent prisoners who complete drug and other rehabilitation programs is heading for a rewrite.&nbs..
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Naples PD and CCSO keep watch on weather

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Today's wash out is saturating much of Collier County. Steady rain and gusty winds soaked the area throughout the day, with standing rainwater quickly collect..
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Ex-ICE chief out on bail in Fla. child porn case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - The former chief of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in South Florida is out on bail awaiting trial on child pornography charges.    Bureau of P..
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Board of Ed approves new pre-k standards

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - The Florida Board of Education has approved new learning standards for students participating in the state's voluntary pre-kindergarten program.    The ..
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Tobacco dealer pleads not guilty to conspiracy

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A tobacco distributor closely watched by federal agents for a decade pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges in Kentucky of using phony invoices to avoid payin..
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1 dead, 2 sickened by Legionnaire's disease

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) - The health department says one person has died and two others were sickened by Legionnaire's disease at a mobile home park near Tampa.    The..
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NJ man wanted in bank robberies arrested in Fla.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - The U.S. Marshals Service says it tracked a man accused of shooting a New Jersey bank teller during a robbery to Florida.    Officials arrested J..
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Philly police: Disabled victimized by theft scheme

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A woman convicted in the starvation death of a man nearly 20 years ago is facing charges of kidnapping and false imprisonment for allegedly preying on four ment..
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Fla. woman shocked by $200,000 cell phone bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - A South Florida woman got the shock of her life when she opened a recent cell phone bill: she owed $201,000.    It was no mistake.    Cel..
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Truck with equipment for Obama tour stolen in Va.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HENRICO, Va. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the theft of a truck containing presidential seals, podiums and sound equipment for President Barack Obama's bus tour of Virginia ..
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Woman slams car into Miami Beach bus bench

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police say a runaway car struck a bus bench in Miami Beach, injuring four people. The driver fled the scene.    The accident happened about ..
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Holy Land Experience offers free-admission day

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - It's free-admission day at the Holy Land Experience theme park in south Orlando.    The park is open Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Officials sa..
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