FORT MYERS, Fla - U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson will be in Fort Myers today for a meeting with local leaders to discuss the latest on the oil spill.Senator Nelson has been a central figur..
NEW YORK (AP) - New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says the worldshould not rush to judge BP over its huge oil spill in the Gulf ofMexico. The billionaire mayor is a former CEO and i..
SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) - An 18-year-old from Gwinnett County isrecovering from a shark bite she received while body-boarding offJacksonville Beach. Fami..
FORT MYERS, Fla - Beginning Sunday, June 13th the westbound travel lanes on S.R. 82 will shift to the south from approximately Teter Road to Ortiz Avenue. Starting at 7 a.m. ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The perfect father's day gift could be waiting on the ground to take dad 1,000 feet into the air. Paragon Flight Training is offering a $99 introductory flight ..
FORT MYERS, Fla- Fort Myers police officers face a difficult choice today. Either vote to cut their pay or face the possibility of layoffs. This has been ongoing issu..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - An 8-year-old boy saved his mother from driving into a Port Charlotte pond Thursday afternoon. She was having a seizure at the wheel. Deputies said if it was..
GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. - Thursday is the last day of school for students in Collier County, and kids in the Golden Gate Estates area say they have no where to play. Thursday nig..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- Anibal Mayor told a courtroom Thursday, he felt Dean Blietz was sexually pressuring him. He admitted on the witness stand that he stabbed Blietz and ..
Cape Cora, Fla - A Cape Coral woman wants an apology. She says Lee County Sheriff's Deputies went inside her house looking for a wanted man. Turns out the suspect hasn't live..
PINE ISLAND, Fla. - With oil still gushing into the gulf of Mexico, local firefighters and volunteers are training for a worst case scenario - oil in mangroves and protected areas...
NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - Vanderbilt Beach boasts pristine sand and water, but many residents say the bathrooms aren't up to par. "You could fall it's a hazard," says resident Michael M..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A national report says Florida's highschool graduation rate jumped by 4.6 percentage points in 2007 butit was still one of the lowest in the country at 62...
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 1:09 p.m. this afternoon about two trucks and a car crashed on Kings Highway at Suncoast Blvd..
GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) - BP said Thursday it plans to boost itsability to capture the oil gushing from a ruptured well in the Gulfof Mexico by early next week as the Obama administra..
Project Lifesaver International, a non-profit organization that helps rescue persons prone to wandering due to Alzheimer's disease, autism, and other cognitive disorders, has been ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Disaster relief packs will be pre-positioned at food banks in our area to provide immediate relief for people suffering in case a hurricane should hit. Feeding A..
FORT MYERS, FL -The Fort Myers Miracle Professional Baseball Club and Wendy's are forming a double-play combo to promote a summer full of reading throughout Southwest Florida."Book..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Lee County Domestic Animal Services is overloaded with pets! The agency began the month of June by offering huge discounts on cat adoptions. However, ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A poll released Thursday shows Naples millionaire businessman Rick Scott leading Attorney General Bill McCollum in the race for the Republican nomination f..