Ghostly tales to be told at Burroughs Home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Uncommon Friends Foundation is offering "Spirits on the Gulf" at the Burroughs Home, Fort Myers, on Friday, October 29.  You're invited to enjoy an even..
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An evening with Peggy Fleming

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS Fla. - Friday at 5:30 pm at Harborside Event Center in Fort Myers, Main Sail Video Productions with Art of the Olympians is hosting an Evening with P..
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ONLY ON WINK: Dad stunned with Taser says there's more to the story

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The father stunned with a Taser by Collier deputies last week in front of dozens of students says there's a reason why he vehemently wanted his daughter off..
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Morning crew does Halloween jig

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

The WINK News Now This Morning crew has a little fun by going to www.jibjab.com.
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Kyle Jordan gets into the Halloween spirit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Kyle Jordan gets his pick of costumes at the Halloween Express in South Fort Myers.  He brings us tips and ideas to have a spooky and safe holiday weekend.&..
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Fitness Friday: Cardio vs. Calories

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Ever wonder how much exercise you'd have to do, to burn off your favorite foods? Mike Drumm from Gold's Gym shows us the time before you do the crime. CRIME: Chi..
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Fort Myers workshop offers solutions for those facing foreclosure

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The foreclosure crisis is getting worse for the nation, and Southwest Florida ranked as one of the top spots. Despite the dreary statistics, some say you do have..
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V.A. reviews show years of cleanliness issues at Tampa hospital

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

TAMPA, Fla. - We're digging deeper into what one local soldier's stepfather calls "deplorable conditions" at the James A. Haley Veteran's Administration Hospital in Tampa. WINK New..
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City fee could soon be on the way for home security system

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Ann Schulz is one of nearly 2,000 homeowners who live in the city that could soon have to register their home security system and pay an annual fee for the alar..
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Kendrick Meek stays in Senate race

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Kyla Filkowski

MIAMI, Fla. - The US Senate candidate responds to new reports that former President Bill Clinton asked him to drop out of the race to support Charlie Crist.
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IT'S YOUR MONEY: The cost of burying the dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Your taxes pay for roads, schools and police.  But did you also know that you're paying to bury the dead?  Tens of thousands of dollars every year are ..
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UPDATE: Southbound lanes of I-75 now reopened

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A stretch of I-75 Southbound now re-opened, after an 18-wheeler tore through a bridged portion of the roadway earlier Thursday afternoon. Crews are currently repa..
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Solar panels unveiled at Edison and Ford Winter Estates

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A popular Southwest Florida landmark is going green! A working solar panel array is being unveiled at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates today. The man who creat..
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Plan to ease Bayshore flooding upsets some residents

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County is spending 1.3 million dollars, to try to ease the annual flooding along Nalle Grade Rd. in the Bayshore community of North Fort Myers. But some..
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Smoke fills Lee County jail downtown, people evacuated

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Lee County deputy tells WINK News smoke is filling the Lee County jail near the corner of Second Avenue and Monroe Street downtown. The first floor has been ev..
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Man wants Ten Commandments displayed in Cape government buildings

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral man wants the Ten Commandments displayed at city hall and other government buildings. Dick Kalfus wrote Mayor John Sullivan urging him to support th..
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Richard Elkins guilty of first degree murder and battery

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Richard Elkins has been found guilty of first degree murder and battery. He has been sentenced to life in prison. Thursday morning, closing arguments starte..
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4-day-old Fla. boy killed in pit bull attack

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ARLINGTON, Fla. (AP) - Authorities in north Florida are investigating the death of a 4-day-old boy who died after being attacked by the family's pit bull. Justin Daniel Valentin wa..
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New shelter for women taking financial matters into own hands

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A new transition house for women is seeing results after using zero government or grant funds to get up and running. The home was unveiled Thursday and was built..
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Mother suing local mall, security company for negligence

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NAPLES, Fla. - A mother is suing a local shopping mall after she says her son was molested in their bathroom and security did nothing about it. "There's no question if mall had rea..
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