Bars on 5th Ave in Naples want later hours

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NAPLES, Fla. - Fifth Avenue bars in Naples could be staying open later, that is if one bar owner gets his way. Right now, bars and restaurants on popular 5th Avenue stay open Monda..
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Oil settles lower as Egypt, supply worries retreat

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

Oil prices fell Monday as investors shifted their focus from unrest in Egypt to the U.S. economy.  West Texas Intermediate crude, or WTI, for March delivery fell $1.55 to sett..
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Dolphin affected by Gulf oil spill at Fla. facility

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) - A dolphin who was affected by Gulf oil spill is now living at a marine mammal education and research facility in the Florida Keys. Louie arrived at the Dolphi..
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Cape Coral Police arrest suspect in multiple vehicle burglaries

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL- On Saturday February 5th at 2:52am, Cape Coral Police Officers responded to an anonymous call that someone was breaking into a vehicle in the 5100 Block of SW 12th Plac..
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Fla. man fatally struck by train in Delray Beach

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police say a man was fatally struck by a train in Delray Beach. The 25-year-old man was hit early Monday after leaving a sports bar. Police say he was sto..
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Fla. killer wins reversal of lawsuit verdict

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - An appeal court has reversed part of a $1.1 million civil verdict against a man who killed his mother and then dismembered and burned her corpse before sca..
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Lawmakers delay action on property insurance bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Senate committee has delayed voting on a proposed property insurance bill designed to crack down on fraudulent or excessive sinkhole claims. Although it ..
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Scott unveils Fla. budget plan at tea party rally

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

EUSTIS, Fla. (AP) - New Republican Gov. Rick Scott received wild applause from about 1,000 tea party activists when he said the $65.9 billion budget proposal he rolled out Monday w..
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Fla. man accused in NY of coercing prostitutes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - A Florida man who was traveling with three women in New York has been accused of forcing them into prostitution. Westchester County police said Monday tha..
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Super Bowl sets ratings record

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

NEW YORK (AP) - Green Bay's victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Super Bowl has surpassed last year's record-setting game in the Nielsen Co.'s preliminary ratings measuremen..
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Kitchen fire causes $25,000 damage

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CAPE CORAL, Fla - A kitchen fire at a Southwest Cape residence Monday morning  that caused $25,000 damage has been ruled accidental.  At 6:56 a.m., Cape Fire Dispatch re..
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Man smokes marijuana at taxpayers' expense

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT LAUDERDALE- On a recent chilly morning, Fort Lauderdale stockbroker Irvin Rosenfeld interrupted his client calls for a quick marijuana cigarette in the company parking lot. Th..
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Shark attacks on decline in Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - An annual shark attack study reported the number of shark attacks increased worldwide in 2010 while declining in Florida for the fourth straight year.Accor..
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Operation Medicine Cabinet underway in Lee Co.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.-- If you have unused or expired medications, now is your chance to turn them in, no questions asked. The Lee County Sheriff's Office is collecting old prescr..
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Lawmakers delay action on property insurance bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE- A Senate committee has delayed voting on a proposed property insurance bill designed to crack down on fraudulent or excessive sinkhole claims. Although it appeared the..
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Collier Commissioner wants advertising contract reconsidered

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Tuesday Collier County Commissioners will discuss on vote on whether a $2.35 million contract with Paradise Advertising and Marketing should be reconsidered...
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Fla. man charged in fatal convenience store shooting

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT PIERCE- Police have charged a 19-year-old man in connection with a Florida convenience store shooting that left a 49-year-old woman dead and a teenager injured. Antwan Wilson ..
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Pinellas County Sheriff's deputy injured in crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PALM HARBOR- A Pinellas County Sheriff's Deputy was injured when a vehicle crashed into his cruiser while it was stopped at a red light. Authorities say the vehicle driven by 30-ye..
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2 teens killed, 4 injured in central Fla. accident

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LAKE MARY- Two teens died and four others were injured when a Ford SUV overturned near the Interstate 4 exit for Lake Mary. The Florida Highway Patrol says 17-year-old Laura Grant ..
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Report: Woman died after riding Disney ride

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A 77-year-old woman collapsed and died in December after riding the Prince Charming Regal Carousel in Walt Disney World. The Orlando Sentinel reported the deat..
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