Panel names sites of official presidential debates

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The committee that sponsors presidential debates during the general election has chosen Denver, Hempstead, N.Y., and Boca Raton, Fla., as the sites for three deba..
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Man who opened fire in a daycare refuses plea deal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The man accused of shooting his wife to death in a Cape Coral daycare refused a plea deal Monday. Robert Dunn was set for a plea hearing, but his lawyer says he t..
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FMPD: Be extra careful tonight

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department is reminding drivers to be extra careful tonight. Night time is always dangerous, but according to the National Highway Traffic S..
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CCSO: store burglarized, incense and beer stolen

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD EAST, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are investigating an Englewood East burglary and grand theft of over $20,000 in cigarettes, beer, and incense. CCSO rece..
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YMCA hosts Annual Halloween Storybook Parade

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- There were little lambs, monkeys and a few Flintstones...and all the outfits were made at the Y.M.C.A. For some kids, the handmade costumes are the only ones they..
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Story developing in case of missing Cape men

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Garrett Kern and his grandfather, James Arthur, haven't been seen since last week. Cape police believe James Arthur may be hurt and his grandson, could be respons..
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Naples man arrested for voyeurism

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- A Naples man is in jail tonight on 35 counts of voyeurism. Friday, Collier County Sheriff's deputies arrested 46-year-old David Bennett. Voyeurism, a misdem..
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Man comes home to burglary in progress

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A Lehigh man came home to find two men burglarizing his home. The suspects fled and the Lee County Sheriff's Office set up a perimeter, but are done searching a..
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FHP looking for a vehicle involved in hit and run

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Florida Highway Patrol is asking for your help in locating the person they believe responsible for a hit and run crash that critically injured a Naples man la..
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Hanging-man Halloween display draws complaints

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio homeowner has moved a Halloween decoration of a hanging man because police said some found it too realistic and spooky.    Officers in th..
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Energy firm that got fed funds declares bankruptcy

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DOVER, Del. (AP) - A Massachusetts energy company that received a $24 million federal stimulus grant and a $43 million federal loan guarantee has filed for bankruptcy protection.&n..
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Gov. Scott: 550 aerospace jobs coming to Fla.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.- Governor Rick Scott announced that Boeing will manufacture and test its Crew Space Transportation-100 (CST-100) spacecraft and locate its Commercial Crew prog..
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Handbag Happy Hour benefits ICAN

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Come out to the annual Handbag Happy Hour benefitting ICAN, Friday, November 4th from 5 pm - 9 pm at the Miromar Design Center in Estero. Mitch Haley tells us more..
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Miami-Dade schools axed midterm and final exams

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Many students in Miami-Dade County won't have to study for final exams. Or midterms.    School district officials decided in October to make midterm and..
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SW Fla. man runs in front of pickup truck, dies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man died after running out of a Collier County Sheriff's substation and into the path of a pickup truck.    The Florid..
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Occupy Fort Myers to relocate for fundraiser

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Occupy Fort Myers will be temporarily relocating out of Centennial Park for next weekend's "Taste of the Town" event.That word comes from "Taste of the Town" org..
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Fort Myers restaurant revitalizes vacant property

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

FORT MYERS, Fla. - From derelict property to dining experience -- one Fort Myers neighborhood is celebrating the opening of a new business in its midst. Cristof's on McGregor has o..
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Panther killed near Collier-Hendry line

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - State wildlife officials say an apparent collision with a vehicle has claimed another Florida panther.    It's the 24th panther death this year a..
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Sen. Nelson running like he doesn't have a race

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson is up for re-election, but he's not exactly acting like he's got a race to run in 2012.    Nelson doesn't h..
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Rina remnants lead to central FL tornado

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

HOBE SOUND, Fla. (AP) - The National Weather Service says the remnants of Tropical Storm Rina dumping rain across Florida spawned a weak tornado that briefly touched down on the st..
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