Christmas and Hanukkah presents are supposed to bring joy to kids, but they could also bring death. Florida Public Interest Research Group is warning parents of dangerous toy..
Lehigh Acres, FL- A Lehigh mom says she was flashed in front of her child.She recounts with horror her trip to her kid's bus stop, where a man exposed himself not once, but t..
FORT MYERS, FLA-- A WINK NEWS investigation uncovers many people who filed well before the November 23th deadline to receive Emergency Advanced Payments from the BP Oil Spill fund ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- One Fort Myers centenarian got an unexpected early birthday surprise- Social Security, cutting her off. The agency thought she was dead...but as Gladys "Toots" Ma..
lEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee county leaders got a briefing Tuesday on the gas main rupture, explosion and fire from 12 days ago. They learned: they cou..
Some of the U.S. airports that have full-body security scanners: Albuquerque International Sunport Airport Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Baltimore-Washingt..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Just in time for Thanksgiving, Florida legislative leaders say they're axing budget "turkeys."Turkeys are legislative parlance for what most folks just cal..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Businesses and other employers added jobs in 41 states in October, the best showing in five months, the Labor Department said Tuesday.The figures indicate the job..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the Florida Republican Party by its ousted former chairman.Circuit Judge Alan Dickey granted the party's motion to dism..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County Public Schools received notification from the Florida Department of Education that its full work plan has been approved and the distrtict will receive ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - A Lehigh Acres man claims someone stole his debit card and used it to drain hundreds of dollars from his bank account. But authorities say surveillance video sho..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- A last-minute donation makes a Thanksgiving meal possible for hundreds of local families. Tuesday, more than 400 turkeys were delivered to the Harry Chapin Food ..
WINK crews were on the scene of a fire that started just before noon at 3165 East Riverside Drive in Fort Myers. Firefighters arrived on the scene of a fire that may have started i..
Cape Coral Fla. The Big Top is in town today and tomorrow. We are talking about the Cole Brothers Circus in the Cape. And our Kyle J..
FORT MYERS, Fla - We're embarking on one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. Up to 2.5 million passengers are expected to fly each day. While airlines are advising people to a..
GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. - Residents in the Golden Gate Estates are fed up with panthers attacking their livestock. It's costing them hundreds of dollars and they want something d..
NAPLES, Fla. - Creating jobs was the top campaign priority for incoming Florida Governor Rick Scott, and it's a message he's sticking to while preparing to take office."I believe t..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - It's an exercise raising some eyebrows, yet many women are turning to it to get in shape...pole dancing. Ladies even say they'e leaving class with more than ..
FORT MYERS, FL- An 85 year old man is wrestled to the ground by a robber!The attack happened at the McDonald's on Palm Beach Boulevard after the elderly man agreed to help the susp..
FT MYERS, Fla-- 800 TECO customers are still without gas. Are you one of them? We want to hear from you, email email@example.com.