TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Governor-elect Rick Scott will meet with state legislators in Tampa, one week before he is sworn in to office. The morning meeting will be held Tuesday near the ..
MIAMI (AP) - The BP oil spill, which fouled Panhandle beaches and hurt tourism statewide as visitors feared their seaside vacations could be ruined, was Florida's top story in 2010..
ESTERO, Fla.-Delays are beginning to thaw at Southwest Florida International Airport but people are still stranded. Some until Thursday. Only a handful of flights, mostly in and ou..
Cape Coral Fla. A candle sends a Cape Coral home up in flames overnight on the 3600 block of south-east 16th place in the Cape. Fire..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Although some of the flight delays are starting to thaw, it could still be days before many make it back home, and that's becoming an unplanned expense for trave..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Southwest Florida is bracing for another round in the deep freeze. With temps set to plummet near freezing again, plants and people are covering for the third ti..
Are they a big waste of tax money? Or a great way to display and publicize various locations and attractions in the city of Fort Myers? Business..
LEE COUNTY, Fla-Elizabeth Delong has struggled for years to make ends meet. "This year, I could actually do [buy Christmas presents] for my kids, and it got taken away," Delong tel..
GLADES COUNTY, Fla.- A man is gunned down in front of his wife as he's trying to bring a fugutive to justice. Deputies say Gordon Suleiman, a bail bondsman and part-time bounty hun..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - A multi-million dollar boat lift and barrier project is causing a divide between two communities. A Cape Coral Neighborhood Association opposes it. But peop..
LEE COUNTY- Hundreds of passengers at Southwest Florida International airport hoping to hop on a flight to the north east found themselves delayed or stranded at the airport. As fo..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - One person is dead after a crash involving a sedan and an Orlando police officer. Authorities say the officer crashed his patrol car into a Chrysler sedan earl..
MIAMI (AP) - Investigators have identified the body of a Miami man missing since 1981 after DNA from his siblings was matched in a national database. Stephen Wolfe disappeared in J..
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - Florida International University baseball star Garrett Wittels has been charged with raping two 17-year-old girls in the Bahamas. Wittels, who holds the seco..
Port Charlotte, Dec. 28 – The Business and Professional Woman of Charlotte County (BPW) recently donated $641 to the Center for Abuse and Rape Emergencies (C.A.R.E.), Inc. fo..
Fort Myers woman Ting Pernug was arrested Monday after deputies said she poured cough syrup on her boyfriend and tried to set the bed on fire. John Szostek called the sheriff's off..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-- The ripple effects of the snow storm in the Northeast are being felt here in Southwest Florida. More than 20 flights out of Southwest Florida International ..
Governor elect Rick Scott will be kicked off on what he calls his "Appreciation Tour" in Naples on Monday just nine days away from his inauguration as Florida's next governor.
A Christmas cold front opened the door to the 3rd arctic air mass of the season! It's a chilly start to our Monday, but the coldest temperatures occur tonight with widespread 20's ..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - State wildlife officials say there were 29 documented Florida panther kittens born in 2010, and another 30 to 40 likely were born to unmonitored panthers. That ..