Social media connects families after quake

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Social media networks like Facebook played a big part in keeping people in Southwest Florida connected with family and friends after Tuesday's earthquake.Chuck..
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Edison attendance grows, despite controversies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Construction has been a pretty common sight at Edison State College over the last few years. As the student population grows, so does the campus. But it see..
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L'Appetito fundraiser for co-worker's family

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

 COLLIER CO. Fla -- A tragic collision on I-75 killed a Naples cook, his wife and their unborn child Friday. Now, his co-workers are raising money to support two boys lef..
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Naples towing stand-off in condo community

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell


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Cape couple arrested after leaving baby in hot car

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- On July 31, 2011, Cape Police responded to a medical call at 4921 Vincennes St., Unit 1 in Cape Coral. It was reported by a neighbor that a baby was not breathing..
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Bombshell dropped on upcoming murder case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Matthew Gullett has been waiting two years to face a jury for the murder of his girlfriend, Shannon Sweet. Cape Coral police say Gullett strangled Sweet and left ..
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32 charged in latest Fla. 'pill mill' crackdown

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Federal authorities have charged 32 doctors and other workers at four South Florida pain clinics in the latest crackdown on "pill mills."   &..
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North Vegas city manager leaving for Florida post

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) - The acting top administrator of a financially strapped southern Nevada city is leaving to take a similar post in a small beach town in the Florida Panh..
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New Rules Force Unemployed to go on-line

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A new state law is requiring unemployed Floridians to go on-line to document their job searches every week. Many do not have internet access, so they are flooding..
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Fla. Power & Light revising customer script

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Public Service Commission has ordered Florida Power & Light Co. to change its customer service script.    The commission on Tuesday ..
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FHP trooper spots pilot of downed ultralight

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

APOPKA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities pulled a pilot from Lake Apopka after a Florida Highway Patrol trooper spotted his ultralight submerged in the gator-infested water.   &nb..
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Anthony attorneys argue, again, to stop probation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Casey Anthony's attorneys say the Florida Attorney General's Office is wrong to conclude she needs to serve a probation sentence for check fraud.   &..
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Fla. Board of Ed seeks modest per-student increase

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida state Board of Education is seeking a modest increase of $117.54 per student, or 1.88 percent, for kindergarten through 12th grade next year.&n..
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Fla. Supreme Court: Valle can be executed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court says that the state can proceed with the execution of Manuel Valle, who killed a Coral Gables police officer 33 years ago. &..
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CCSO arrests couple for stealing 20 tires

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested two burglars after they entered a chain link area behind Tire Kingdom, 3555 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, and ..
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CCSO asks public to help identify Circle K robber

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE HARBOR, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives are asking the public to help identify the man involved in the armed robbery Monday evening at the C..
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Driver killed in Edison Bridge crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Traffic is flowing again after a brutal crash shut down a busy bridge for hours. The accident happened on the northbound Edison bridge just before 9:00 Tuesday mo..
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Rep. Connie Mack talks about penny plan Part 1

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni


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Camera catches couple arrested at Chuck E. Cheese

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Port Charlotte couple was arrested Sunday at Chuck E. Cheese's after several people thought they seemed too impaired to care for their child. 26-year-old Sandy..
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Mack brings penny plan to the people in town hall

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Congressman Connie Mack brought the budget debate to the people Monday, with a town hall meeting in Fort Myers.Mack says he couldn't support the government's deb..
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