BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - A snorkeler is recovering from injuries sustained in a hit-and-run boating accident in the waters off of South Inlet Park in Boca Raton. Police identified t..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A new federal report says microbes that are gobbling up oil from the BP spill haven't caused problems with oxygen loss in the Gulf of Mexico. Federal officials sa..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Father Anglim Academy is pleased to announce that the school is now accredited through the Florida Catholic Conference. The criteria for accreditation is very st..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - A Lee County deputy accidentally shocked himself with a stun gun during an arrest. A 911 caller Sunday said she was attacked by 22-year-old Shane Steven Pla..
MIAMI (AP) - Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle that struck and critically injured a Canadian tourist in Miami and who then fled the scene. Miami police say 21-year-o..
INVERNESS, Fla. (AP) - Florida wildlife officials have cited twocentral Florida residents after uncovering photos on Facebook of an illegal deer skinning. Twenty-one-year-old Willi..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - The State Fire Marshal's office is investigating a fire that ripped through a Lehigh Acres home. It broke out just before 11 p.m. Monday on G..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - t’s never too early for students to start gathering information on what they want to do after they graduate from high school. Some will be going on to coll..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - A Charlotte County Sheriff’s road patrol deputy arrested a Port Charlotte man after he fled from his pickup Saturday at 2 a.m. After his capture, dep..
BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials are calling off this fall and winter deer hunting season on 100,000 acres in the Big Cypress National Preserve due to ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Goodwill is getting ready to open two new stores and needs 24 part-time employees to staff them. A job fair Wednesday is the place to apply. The job fair wil..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County leaders are taking on the budget again Tuesday. Right now commissioners are wrestling with a $70 million shortfall. Just last week they asked Sheriff ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Two local moms are flying to Los Angeles to be featured on the nationally televised event "Stand Up 2 Cancer." Tuesday, they'll do something that will turn ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Surprising number out of Collier County. There are an estimated 50,000 to 75,000 stray cats in the county. Local organizations just received thousands to hel..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Better Business Bureau has a warning for the millions of Americans looking for work: scammers may be ready to prey on their last dollar."They'll ask you for ..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida pastor says Muslim protests abroad and condemnation from U.S. government and religious leaders won't deter him from burning Islam's holy book on ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - A Charlotte County woman is under arrest accused of abusing her own child at a youth football game. Thirty five year old Ana Domaleski reportedl..
SANIBEL, Fla. - Sanibel Police have identified the man who drowned on Sunday. Robert Llama, of Hialeah, was found floating in the water off of Lighthouse Beach. Investigators..
FORT MYERS, Fla - A man who barricaded himself in a Fort Myers hotel has surrendered peacefully to Fort Myers Police officers. According to police, a hotel patron at the Howard&nbs..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department won't say if the blowout preventer that failed to stop oil from gushing from BP's undersea well into the Gulf of Mexico is on its way to s..