Cape teens credited with saving home from fire

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Firefighters say the fast actions of two Northeast Cape Coral teens likely saved a neighboring family's home. Daniel Quijada, 17, and his 18-year-old cousin, Laz..
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Costly renovations could force some on the street

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL, Fla- A Cape Coral community is ordered to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in renovations. The Florida Department of Health says the pool area and hot tubs at Rose..
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Port Charlotte man accused of stealing $350,000 from investors

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Deputies have been investigating former financial advisor John Romanoff for two years now. According to court records, he told a number of investors their money w..
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Grinch steals gifts from Lehigh Acres home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEHIGH ACRES, FL-A mother comes home to find that a Grinch has broken in and stolen Christmas presents from her Lehigh Acres home.That's not all, the family's freezer is emptied as..
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Costly renovations could force residents out

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Judd Cribbs

CAPE CORAL, Fla - A Cape Coral community is ordered to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in renovations. The Florida Department of Health says the pool area and hot tubs at Rose..
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Body found in Alabama may be Fla. woman

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

GENEVA, Ala. (AP) - Florida investigators have charged a man in connection with a missing woman, whose burned car was found in southeast Alabama with a body inside. The sheriff of ..
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Gulf spill suit lawyers want claims czar reined in

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Lead plaintiffs attorneys in lawsuits over the Gulf oil spill say BP is calling the shots on handling of the $20 billion victims compensation fund and fund admin..
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TSA confiscates 2600 prohibited items at RSW

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

LEE COUNTY, Fla.-- No one likes to wait in long security lines at airports, but during the holiday travel season, it's basically inevitable. Making matters worse are passengers who..
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Collier schools spending $100k to send bands to Governor's inauguration

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Papageorge

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money and the Collier County School District is spending $100 thousand so local bands can perform at Governor-elect Rick Scott's inaugural parade. ..
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23 percent can't pass military exam

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MIAMI (AP) - A new national study has found that thousands of students fail the military's entrance exam each year. The report from The Education Trust released exclusively to The ..
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Going underground to save lives

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Papageorge

NAPLES, Fla. - They're going underground in Naples to save lives. Firefighters are practicing rescuing sewer and utility workers. "Its vital our firefighters know the ins and outs ..
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Florida receives 2 more house seats

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MIAMI (AP) - Florida will gain two congressional seats based on the latest U.S. Census data, which gives it even more influence in presidential elections. Florida is currently the ..
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Judge decides if witness list can be public

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A judge will decide in the coming days whether to make public a list of witnesses who may testify for the defense during a penalty phase of Casey Anthony's tri..
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Fla. could gain 2 House seats in new Census

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MIAMI (AP) - Florida could gain two congressional seats when the U.S. Census releases state populations Tuesday, which would give it even more influence in presidential elections. ..
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Holiday Travel: Pack smart

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 Lee County Fla.      Busy travel days are just ahead with Christmas this weekend....     So what are some things you should be aw..
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Total lunar eclipse visible overnight

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

NEW YORK (AP) - Skywatchers got an early holiday present this year: A total eclipse of the moon. Hanging high in the sky, the moon slowly turned from bright silver into a red disk ..
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ONLY ON WINK: Mother accused of breaking baby's leg maintains innocence

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers mother is charged with child abuse, accused of breaking her baby's leg. That mother is out of jail, and for the first time, telling her side of the ..
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Non-profits need to watch out for email donations

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. - Holidays can put people in a giving mood, but one non-profit organization found out not all donations are legit. All of Jan Rich's furry felines at her non-pro..
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Fire damages a Port Charlotte home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ann Peay

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Charlotte County Fire and EMS responded to the report of a residential structure fire located at 1160 Barbour Avenue in Port Charlotte.  The call came..
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Tips for a stress- free trip

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Kyla Filkowski

FORT MYERS, Fla--According to AAA Florida, holiday travel is expected to increase more than 3% from last year.  Local airport officials say travelers need to get to the airpor..
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