Deputies arrest man for sexual battery on teen boys

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

PUNTA GORDA, FL. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes detectives arrested a man Monday who gave alcohol and drugs to teenage boys ages 15, 17, 18 and 18, then sexually..
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New app gives tipsters one more way to help combat crime

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY- A new iPhone application is allowing people to provide an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers--while completely protecting their identity. Crime Stoppers programs throughou..
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Cape Coral road project divides homeowners and businesses

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL- The City of Cape Coral is divided. Homeowners verse businesses. Residents are upset about a potential road project, but some businesses support it. Cape Coral Mayor Joh..
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Palm Beach Boulevard gets a Make-over, Again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

The state dept. of Transportation will spend 1-million dollars to re-configure a part of Palm Beach Blvd., st. rd. 80, in Ft. Myers.   The state will move back curbs to c..
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Death of a Naples toddler is being investigated

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

COLLIER COUNTY- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 15-month-old toddler, Ava Grace Slabyin, of Golden Gate Estates. At 8:43 a.m. Tuesday, a 911 cal..
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Elderly woman robbed of engagement & wedding ring on Valentine's Day

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla. - An elderly woman returned home on Valentine's Day to realize her villa had been robbed and the thieves took took some of her most sentimental valuables. Viola Th..
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ONLY ON WINK: Thief arrested after returning to scene

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A thief that walked out of a busy bar with hundreds of dollars in stolen cash was arrested after walking past the same bar 3 days later. The thief, caught on sec..
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Fundraiser for Naples blast victim

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

NAPLES, Fla. - A fundraiser for one of the victims of a gas explosion at a 5th Avenue cafe brought in thousands of dollars towards medical expenses. Don Kingston, a beer tap inspec..
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I-75 accident causes one fatality

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

PUNTA GORDA- The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 3:31 p.m. of a crash on I-75 northbound at mile marker 164, just past the U.S. 17 overpass. A pickup rep..
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City official removed over Sunshine Law violation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WAUCHULA- A Wauchula city commissioner has been removed from office for Sunshine Law violations and four other elected leaders of the small southwest Florida town have resigned. Go..
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Various local builders recognized with outstanding achievement

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LEE COUNTY- Eighteen local builders have been recognized with outstanding achievement in home building and design from the 2011 Parade of Homes. Ten local builders were honored wit..
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A new report finds the president has broad authority to continue easing sanctions against Cuba without violating the congressionally mandated U.S. embargo.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI- A new report finds the president has broad authority to continue easing sanctions against Cuba without violating the congressionally mandated U.S. embargo. The report releas..
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25 couples say 'I do' on V-day

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS- While most people use Valentine's Day to show their love for one another- some couples took it to the next level and said "I do." Twenty-five couples came out to Sanibe..
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Local man arrested for sexual battery on teen boys

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes detectives arrested a man Monday who gave alcohol and drugs to teenage boys ages 15, 17, 18 and sexually battered th..
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Board approves intervention plans for 12 schools

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

BRADENTON- The State Board of Education has approved intervention plans for a dozen of the state's lowest performing schools if they don't make needed improvements. Meeting in Brad..
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Fed court debates Orlando homeless feeding ban

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ATLANTA - The full federal appeals court is debating whether the city of Orlando was right to restrict activists who give food to the homeless in a public park. The 11th U.S. Circu..
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Scott to state workers It's about private jobs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE - Gov. Rick Scott is telling the state employees whose jobs may be among the most vulnerable that he's all about creating private sector jobs. Scott visited the Departm..
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Red Sox pitchers, catchers have first workout

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Spring Training is underway in Fort Myers, as the Red Sox begin workouts at the Player Development Complex Tuesday. Pitchers and catchers had their first workout..
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Home Depot to add more than 60,000 seasonal jobs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ATLANTA (AP) - Home Depot Inc. will hire more than 60,000 seasonal workers to help with its busy spring season. The world's biggest home improvement retailer says it will fill the ..
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Undercover operation nabs 2 drug traffickers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics detectives arrested two Oxycodone drug traffickers Monday following an undercover operation in the Charlotte Harbor res..
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