Local shops take drop-side cribs out of stock

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Expectant parents will tell you, preparing for a baby is expensive. Between diapers, clothing and medical care, the costs can add up fast. So mothers and fathers..
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Two Cape Coral seniors clip thousands of coupons to help cash-strapped military families

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Two Cape Coral seniors are spending hours each day clipping coupons for cash-strapped military families. And the duo doesn't take their job lightly. In less than ..
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Oyster reef to help clean Sanibel Island waters

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla.- Volunteers who have been bagging shells for nearly a year gathered Tuesday morning to stack them into a ledge off Sanibel Island. "We see that there's baby oy..
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NASA confirms July 8 for last shuttle launch

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The last space shuttle launch ever is set for July 8. NASA managers met at Kennedy Space Center on Tuesday and confirmed Friday, July 8, as the launch d..
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Hacker group Anonymous targets Orlando websites

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The computer hacker group Anonymous is promising to crash various Orlando websites this week. The group is credited with crashing the websites of Visa and Mast..
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Cape Coral man arrested for DUI with minors in vehicle

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police Officers have arrested Phillip Charles Winters, 24, of Cape Coral for DUI with persons under 18 years of age inside of the vehicle. On Saturday,..
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Divided Florida appeal court upholds school search

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A divided Florida appeal court has upheld a school search of a student who turned out to be carrying a gun. The 2-1 decision Tuesday by a three-judge panel..
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Fla. man survives alligator attack in state park

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

APOPKA, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials say a 52-year-old man was attacked by an alligator while snorkeling with his young son in a central Florida state park. According to the Flor..
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6 station astronauts take shelter from space junk

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The six space station astronauts are safe after a close call with a piece of space junk. Mission Control ordered the crew of the International Space Sta..
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US rep. to renew bill over military medical suits

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A congressman says he'll renew efforts to remove malpractice liability shields for military hospitals after the U. S. Supreme Court declined to hear the latest c..
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Tallahassee braces for state employee layoffs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's capital city is bracing for thousands of public employee layoffs due to spending cuts in the new state budget. The city joined with other governm..
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Fla. cites error in ruling on death sentencing

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - The Florida attorney general's office says a Miami federal judge made several errors in ruling that the state's death sentencing methods are unconstitutional. The stat..
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Runoff vote will decide next Miami-Dade mayor

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI (AP) - Miami-Dade County voters are picking a new mayor after the former mayor was recalled. Tuesday is a run-off between former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina and former County..
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Detectives arrest suspect for grand theft auto, several burglaries

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police took two separate reports of car burglaries on June 5th . One was at 817 SW 52nd Street and the other was at 606 El Dorado Parkway West. Bo..
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Copper thieves strike Charlotte Co. Fairgrounds

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies responded Monday to the Charlotte County Fairgrounds, 2333 El Jobean Road (S.R. 776) concerning theft of copper wire. Gene..
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Drought affecting charity fundraisers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

Drought conditions in southwest Florida have caused the water levels in some lakes to get so low it's no longer safe for boaters to go out on the water. Non-profits who depend on f..
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Rain could heighten busy mosquito season

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- The recent rain has Lee County Mosquito Control gearing up. The agency hits the pests by air and by land, and only a month into mosquito season, the office has ..
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Pet Connection: June 28th

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

Jake, a Collie mix, is available for adoption. Plus, Dr. Whitney Whitford gives tips on how to house train your adopted pet.
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Job fair helps people get back on their feet

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Maite Delarosa

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Dozens of people turned out today to compete for ten open positions with Family Health Centers. Anne Marie Grant has been out of work for awhile and has spent mont..
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Naples couple finds alligator, nearly eight feet long, in garage

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NAPLES, Fla -- A couple in Naples got an unwelcome guest to their home Monday, after an alligator nearly eight feet in size, showed up and crawled into their garage. "It all starte..
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