Southwest Florida - A group of local churches are doing what they can to make sure needy children are ready for school.SWFL Project Backpack is a combined effort of local churches ..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A pest control worker is being held in jail on a grand theft charge for taking the Tampa Bay Rays championship ring from the team's sales manager.St. Pe..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - An official says BP CEO Tony Hayward will step down in October and take a job with TNK-BP, the company's joint venture in Russia.Hayward became the face of BP's ..
FORT MYERS, Fla--Troubled homeowners use it to get out of their mortgage without taking the hit on their credit. Investors use it to find a good property cheap and banks line up a ..
ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reviewed health department inspection reports for food and beverage outlets at all 107 North American arenas and stadiums. These include homes to M..
CAPE CORAL, Fla- A pig predicament is going before the Cape Coral City Council today. It's against the law in Cape Coral to have a Potbellied Pig as a pet so a number of owners ar..
CAPE CORAL, Fla- The state fire marshall is investigating an early Monday morning fire at a Cape Coral apartment complex. One unit is destroyed, two others have smoke and wa..
FORT MYERS- Cape Coral High graduate Taurus Johnson played with childern from the Boys and Girls Club Sunday. Johnson was signed by the Miami Dolphins last December and with Traini..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A Bonita Springs home is now a total loss after going up in flames on Sunday morning.It happened just after 2am near the intersection of Red Hibuscus Drive a..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The northbound lanes of I-75 have re-opened after a crash closed the northbound lanes of the interstate at mile marker 139 (north of State Road 82/MLK Blvd). WIN..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A Bonita Springs priest has been put on paid administrative leave after concerns about the day-to-day operations of his church.Father Stan Strycharz was plac..
NAPLES, Fla. - A Naples mother was arrested because of her son's 83 unexcused absences in 2009-2010. Amy Pullella, was charged with contributing to the delinquincy of a minor. Pull..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Effective immediately, oversized trucks are not allowed in the eastbound lanes at the Midpoint toll plaza. This includes oversized load t..
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - A woman was struck by lightning as she and a man were walking along A Tarpon Springs causeway Fire rescue officials say th..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Lee County deputies say one man was injured in a shooting in North Fort Myers. The Lee County Sheriff's Office says the victim was walking outside near his..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Six arrests are made after Fort Myers Police conduct a prostitution sting. The five women and one juvenile were arrested and charged with solicitation of p..
NAPLES, Fla. - Nearly 40 vendors at the Big Cypress Market Place have less than a week to find a new place to go... and they're not happy about it. "Long faces, disappointment, peo..
MIAMI (AP) - Bonnie is barely a tropical depression in the Gulf of Mexico and the storm with winds near 30 mph (50 kph) is not expected strengthen as it heads toward the site of th..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - BP's evacuation of the Gulf of Mexico was called off Saturday and ships headed back to resume work on plugging the leaky well as remnants of Tropical Storm Bonni..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money and WINK News is pushing to find out just how much you pay every time agencies respond to investigate suspicious packages. Our own investigat..