CCSO arrests man for jewelry theft

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a South Gulf Cove man for stealing $3,200 in jewelry from an Englewood East woman’s home that he was watching ..
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Fla. appeal court hears slot machine argument

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - An appeal court will decide if lawmakers can allow slot machines anywhere in Florida.    A three-judge panel of the 1st District Court of Ap..
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Storms may stall launch of twin spacecraft to moon

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA may have to wait a few days before launching a set of twins to the moon.    The two spacecraft - Grail-A and Grail-B - are due to bl..
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Cost of South Fla. toll roads set to rise

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - It's about to cost more to drive on some South Florida roads.    Florida Department of Transportation officials say they're raising the tolls on Florida..
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9/11 art in SWFL helps firefighters remember

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Another 9/11 tribute is now proudly on display in Southwest Florida. This time, it's at a brand new fire station, thanks to some generous donors and talented arti..
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Economic program success at Naples Women's Shelter

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla. - Many victims of domestic violence stay with their abusers because they lack financial knowledge and resources. Now, one southwest Florida women's shelter is taking a..
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JPMorgan donates $1 million to Miami high school

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

Miami (AP) - JPMorgan Chase is teaming up with Florida International University and local officials to encourage more kids in Miami's Liberty City to set their sights on college.&n..
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CCSO arrests woman for attempting drug fraud

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Port Charlotte woman Tuesday after she attempted to obtain fraudulent drugs from a pain management business. ..
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Proctor appears in court again

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Daniel Proctor is back in front of a Lee County judge and says he wants out of Southwest Florida. Proctor is the prime suspect in the disappearance of Cape Coral ..
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Appeal court hears Florida tuition dispute

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A dispute over who can set tuition rates for Florida's public universities is in the hands of an appellate court.    A three-judge panel of ..
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Welcome to the Quality of Life Center

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.- It is said that if a child receives love, forms a positive self image, then society will have a child who is prepared to meet life's challenges. And today we find..
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Kickin' it with Kyle at the Quality of Life Center

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.- It is said that if a child receives love, forms a positive self image, then society will have a child who is prepared to meet life's challenges. And today we find..
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Slap me $5

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS. Fla.- Kyle gets slapped five at the Quality of Life Center in Fort Myers. The center provides support for education, youth enrichment, personal development, community d..
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Man rescues kitten from Bradenton storm drain

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) - People waiting at a bus stop heard faint meows coming from a storm drain and sought help in a nearby animal hospital.    They alerted a recept..
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ACLU plans lawsuit over welfare drug tests

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida plans to challenge the state's law requiring new welfare recipients to pass a drug test.    An ACLU spokes..
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Man dies when wrong-way driver slams into bus stop

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DORAL, Fla. (AP) - Police say a wrong-way driver slammed into a man waiting at a bus stop in Miami-Dade County.    Authorities say a husband and wife were sitting on..
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Hurricane Katia weakens to a Category 1 storm

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Katia weakened to a Category 1 storm in the Atlantic early Wednesday and was not expected to hit land.    The hurricane - with maximum sustain..
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Appeals court says Florida can execute cop killer

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - A federal appeals court has lifted its stay of execution for a Florida man convicted of killing a police officer 33 years ago.    The 11th Circuit Court..
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Free college credits for Cape High School students

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The Cape Coral High School class of 2011 saw an increase in the number of students earning an International Baccalaureate diploma. Last year 56 students at Cape C..
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Driver dies in Lehigh crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- On Tuesday, September 06, 2011, at 3:43 p.m., the Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to a crash at the entrance to the Lehigh Regional Medical Center on Lee ..
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