Murder Suspect's Sister: "It's so far out of his character"

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

Lee County, Fla.-Debra Lawrence says what happened at the home her brother shared with Judy Kibblin is a nightmare she can't shake. Lee County deputies say her brother William Albu..
Read More

Gas prices up since last year, but down for Memorial Day weekend

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

While current gas prices are still nothing to celebrate, AAA says prices at the pump are looking better than the close to $4 per gallon originally projected. "Incredibly, this year..
Read More

Family of murdered grandmother begs judge to keep accused killer in jail

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla.- "I beg you not to let this guy out ont he street. I beg you not to do it," said Greg Lewis, Mary Ann Zarb's son. Lewis flew in from Michigan to make sure his..
Read More

Official: Man kept wife's body in freezer 10 years

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

SUN CITY CENTER, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Tampa Bay area man kept his wife's body in a freezer for a decade so he could continue to collect her benefits. Officials say Allan D..
Read More

4 more charged in Fla. in $1.2B Ponzi scheme

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Four more people were charged Friday for their alleged roles in a $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme orchestrated by disbarred attorney Scott Rothstein, and inv..
Read More

Florida's Siesta Beach is nation's top beach

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - After years as a head-turning bridesmaid in the best-beach rankings, Sarasota's Siesta Beach is finally the bride. The wide slice of brilliant white sand and ..
Read More

CCSO arrests man who brought baby to drug deal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested two men for Trafficking in Oxycodone pills Thursday; one of the men brought his 18-month-old son..
Read More

Surgeon killed in shooting at Orlando hospital

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Police in Orlando have identified the gunman who killed a surgeon in a parking garage at Florida Hospital and then fatally shot himself. Authorities said Frida..
Read More

Port Charlotte man arrested for stealing four air conditioning units from homes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Port Charlotte man for stealing four air conditioning units from homes. The suspect may be responsible for a ..
Read More

Lee Co. deputy fired after allegedly using mace on a man without proper cause

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Lee County deputy has been fired for improper conduct. Investigators say, the deputy was caught on camera using mace on a man in custody without proper cause. I..
Read More

Students sign contracts in exchange for college tuition

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

36 Lee County students signed contracts today promising to maintain good grades, stay drug free and exhibit good behavior all in exchange for a free ride to college. It's all part ..
Read More

Jorge Barahona's attorney steps down from case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

  MIAMI (AP) - The attorney representing a Miami man charged with killing his 10-year-old adoptive daughter has stepped down from the case citing a conflict of interest. Edi..
Read More

Gov. Scott signs bill that paves way for new fire station on Alligator Alley

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County Board of County Commissioners Vice Chairman Jim Coletta expressed appreciation today at Governor Rick Scott’s decision to sign Senate Bil..
Read More

Donation drive for tornado victims continues in Cape Coral Friday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- Southwest Florida is continuing to pitch in to help send aid to the tornado slammed areas. Thursday night a donation drive continued in Cape Coral. Donations w..
Read More

Firefighter hurt, fire in Cape Coral causes $80,000 in damage to home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- A fire at a home on Palm Tree Boulevard in Cape Coral Thursday night appears to be electrical. The homeowner was not there when the flames broke out in the livi..
Read More

State buget cuts could leave hundreds in DeSoto without jobs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

DESOTO COUNTY Fla.- By two o'clock Thursday, the word had already spread to most of the employees at the Department of Juvenile Justice in DeSoto County that they could lose their ..
Read More

Scott signs new Florida budget but vetoes millions

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott signed a new Florida budget but vetoed a record $615 million after lawmakers previously chopped nearly $4 billion. The Republican governor ..
Read More

LCEC giving refunds and helps customers save money on bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla. Fritz Andress knows a thing or two about keeping costs down. Andresss owns several Little Caesars in Fort Myers and for the last several months he's been taking pa..
Read More

A/C theft statistics show increase this year

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, FL- Business owners desperate and ready to take action.That's after one shopping center is hit by burglars for the 4th time in 1 month!Thieves keep taking the a/c units..
Read More

Southwest Florida donation drives under way to aid tornado relief efforts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Southwest Florida is coming together to help those devastated by this week's tornadoes, leveling communities in Missouri and Oklahoma. A donation drive is underwa..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×