Homeowner Takes on Group that Feeds the Hungry

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A Ft. Myers homeowner is taking on an organization that feeds the hungry from a church building in a neighborhood, near downtown.   Pim Verhoeven says t..
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Cape Coral man shares first-hand knowledge of Guantanamo Bay

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- We're learning more about how the U.S. found Osama Bin Laden's hiding place. Crucial information came from a detainee at Guantanamo Bay. Dr. John Rudisill, from C..
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Love bugs swarm Southwest Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- It's officially that time of year again-- love bug season. The pests are swarming Southwest Florida, and experts say they could be sticking around for a few more ..
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To show the picture or not?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials are pondering whether to release the graphic photos of a dead Osama bin Laden they say show a precision kill shot above his left eye. And there's a..
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Local Veterans and Parent of Soldier Rejoice in Death of Bin Laden

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

Veterans who served in the middle east, and the parent of a soldier who is fighting there now, are rejoicing in the death of Osama Bin Laden, master-mind of the Sept. 11th attacks ..
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Arson suspected in one of three fires in Cape Coral on Monday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A suspicious vehicle fire last night in the north Cape caused $9,000 damage to a Dodge Caravan. The fire is being investigated by the State Fire Marshal’s ..
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Crews fight 50-acre fire in Collier Co.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Fire crews are fighting a 50-acre fire in Collier County that is 75 percent contained.  The fire has been difficult to extinguish because it is so deep i..
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Pakistan's president denies harboring bin Laden

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ABBOTTABAD, Pakistan (AP) - Pakistan's leader denied suggestions that his country's security forces sheltered Osama bin Laden as Britain demanded Tuesday that Islamabad answer for ..
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Florida budget negotiators reach spending accord

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Budget leaders have resolved spending issues dividing the Florida House and Senate. The breakthrough came Tuesday. The deal sets the stage for an on-time f..
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National Immigration groups weigh Fla. boycott

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE (AP) - National civil rights and Latino groups are monitoring the Florida legislature's immigration debate and say they're weighing a boycott of the Sunshine State depe..
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'Topless' car wash raises money for veterans

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cars lined up in Cape Coral on Sunday for a topless car wash! It's not exactly what you're probably thinking. A fundraiser at Village Square Car Wash would only c..
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10-foot gator chomps on Fla. deputy's cruiser

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A 10-foot-long alligator has taken a bite out of a Florida deputy sheriff's cruiser. Authorities say Alachua County Deputy Victor Borrero spotted the gator..
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Man gets 6 months prison for Fla. airport primers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced in Florida to six months in federal prison after admitting that he illegally transported bullet primers in luggage that ignited ..
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Kids help moms in need for Mother's Day

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Students at one Fort Myers school are thinking about more than just their own moms this Mother's Day. Wellington Academy students have teamed up with the moving ..
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Respect for law camp

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-The annual Respect for Law Enforcement Camp is planned for June 16 - 19th.  The cost is $75 and applications must be returned by June 3.  The four-day, t..
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Naples man reacts to Bin Laden death, says unusual tie is broken

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

NAPLES, FL - Rudi Dekkers says, "The head of the snake has been cut off but the tail remains." Dekkers, a former flight instructor and aviation business owner has lived under the s..
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Airport concerns after the killing of Osama bin Laden

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 Fort Myers, Fla.--      Law enforcement officials across the country are on high alert following the killing of Osama bin Laden.    Th..
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News of bin Laden's death awakens painful memories for Naples man

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

NAPLES, Fla. - Osama bin Laden is forever linked to September 11th attacks. But al-Qaeda is also responsible for several other terror attacks that killed Americans. In 1993, 6 peop..
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Family of SWFL 9/11 victim reacts to Osama bin Laden's death

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Southwest Florida woman was among the thousands killed in New York on 9/11.  Following news of Osama Bin Laden's death Sunday, family members say they're ..
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SWFL artist creates sculpture from ground zero concrete

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

LEE COUNTY, Fla - The death of the mastermind of 9-11, Osama Bin Laden,  is creating new inspiration for one Southwest Florida artist.  Sculptor San Priest is creating a ..
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