TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A circuit court judge ruled Friday that voters have the right to determine class sizes in Florida.Judge Charles Francis agreed Friday with the state's argu..
The poor economy in Southwest Florida is not affecting one field: military recruiting. The Pentagon says all branches of the armed services are meeting their goal..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Over the past decade the state has released dozens of men and paid them millions of dollars for locking them up for crimes they didn’t commit. Friday the F..
CHAROTTE COUNTY, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Economic Crimes Unit detectives this afternoon arrested the owner of Parker’s Florist in Port Charlotte.Rosella ..
TALLAHASSEE-- Today, September 10th, marks the annual historical peak of the Atlantic Hurricane Season and Florida emergency management officials are urging residents and vis..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Florida's female candidates for statewide office include mothers, lawyers, a retired Navy Commander and a former bank president.Democrat Alex Sink wa..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested Shane Allan Burchell of Grove City, after he was broke into, and was burglarizing a home at on Annapolis Lane,..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A New York-bound jetBlue flight landed safely at a South Florida airport after the pilot reported smelling smoke in the airplane.JetBlue flight 578 too..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida's 1.6 million veterans can turn to a new job-hunting site in their search for a job. Governor Charlie Crist a..
FORT MYERS, Fla - A funeral service for Fort Myers Police K9 Rosco will be held on Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 11:00 a.m., at McGregor Baptist Church located at 3750 Colonial ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Doctor Jim Browder, Superintendent of Lee County Public Schools, is being considered for a new job.Dr. Kenneth Walker, longtime President of Edison State Co..
NEW YORK (AP) - In the past, the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks was marked by somber reflection and a call to unity, devoid of politics. No more.This year's commemor..
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - A key U.S. government official said Friday the moratorium on deepwater oil drilling likely won't be extended past Nov. 30, but whether it is cut short will be ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - Cape Coral Police have shut down a major grow house operation in the Northeast Cape after officers confiscated 35 fully matured marijuana plants found in the gara..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - The owner of a Fort Myers pizza shop has apologized to a teen for deciding to press charges after he cut loose a blimp outside his business. 18 year old Jonathan ..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida imam says that no deal has been reached to move the site of a mosque at the site of ground zero in exchange for a Florida minister to call off pl..
SAN CARLOS PARK, Fla. - 18 year old Jonathan Fischer says, "I never thought I'd be arrested for cutting an advertising blimp in front of a pizza place." It was rude service at the ..
SEATTLE (AP) - The father of a U.S. soldier serving in Afghanistan tells The Associated Press he tried to warn the Army that troops in his son's unit had killed civilians. By the t..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - WINK News summarized the findings. First, school choice make bus routes longer and increases drivers working overtime. The good news? The district accident rate ..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - As Southwest Florida's unemployment rate stays at record highs, one Punta Gorda company has a plan to expand, and they're making sure, only people from our comm..