Three arrested in carhopping burglaries

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla - Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three men Monday in connection with multiple vehicle burglaries around the Port Charlotte High School are..
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Local businesses collecting school supplies to help needy students

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

LEE COUNTY, Fla - Businesses in Lee County have partnered with The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools to send students back to school prepared. These companies are collecting..
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Body found in burned out van

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a dead body found inside a burned out van. Residents inside the River's Edge Mobile Home Park report hearing..
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No apology from Cape mayor for comment caught on open mic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral mayor John Sullivan is refusing to apologize after he was caught on an open mic making a comment that some may consider inappropriate.**Please note th..
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'College Hunks Haul Junk' in SWFL

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers man has had enough with corporate world, so he joined the ranks of plenty of others and set out to start his own business. According to Entrepreneur..
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Fast track to citizenship for illegal children?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Tens of thousands of illegal immigrants graduate from American high schools every year. Now, there's a new push to let them become U.S. Citizens with just a ..
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Fla. schools to challenge class size penalties

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Some Florida school boards are planning a lawsuit to challenge penalties that could reach $351 million statewide if they fail to meet class size limits this fal..
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US to spend $89 million on Everglades protection

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - The federal government will spend $89 million to preserve almost 26,000 acres of wild ranch land in a northern swath of the Florida Everglades in one of the bigge..
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$55,000 a day for Special Session; It May Accomplish Nothing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

It's costing taxpayers up to 55-thousand dollars a day, and it may accomplish nothing.  That's the reality of the special session of the legislature.  It convenes at noon..
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Widman Memorial Vandalized?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Chandler Friedman

Thomas Bellstrom says he was walking home late Saturday night on Main Street with a group of people. Right next to them, a small gathering paying respect to fallen officer Andrew W..
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Labor unions challenging extra property tax break

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Labor unions and a taxpayer are challenging a proposed state constitutional amendment that would give an extra property tax break to some home buyers. ..
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CALL FOR ACTION: Bacteria in fountain drinks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Steve LeFranc

FORT MYERS, Fla--It's the first thing you order when you go to a restaurant, but the last thing you think would give you food poisoning. We're talking about: your soft drink. The r..
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Local car sales on the increase

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Judd Cribbs

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Naples residents Dennis and Kathy Smith want to buy a car but they are also being cautious about spending. They say they drove all the way to Fort..
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Matlacha arson and theft

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

MATLACHA, Fla. - Arson and burglary - a small Southwest Florida community is still in shock after several businesses are destroyed. Employee Rand Johnson says thieves broke through..
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4 teens face felony charges for egging homes and cars

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. - You hear about it all the time - kids toilet papering houses or throwing eggs at cars. Just a couple of immature pranks, right? Not for 4 charlotte county teens.E..
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Neighbors rescue woman from house fire

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

SOUTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Maureen Black is recovering in the hospital after being pulled from a house fire by neighbors. Rescuers using a spare key to open the front door of her tow..
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BP claim informational meeting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Steve LeFranc

MATLACHA, Fla.-- Almost $400,000.  That's about how much BP has paid out to local businesses who say the oil in the Gulf is impacting their way of life!  If you think you..
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U.S. to spend $89 million on Everglades

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - The federal government will spend $89 million to preserve almost 26,000 acres of wild ranch land in a northern swath of the Florida Everglades in the biggest..
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Cape Police arrest four suspects in armed robbery on Sunday morning

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Police arrested four suspects who were involved in an armed robbery that occurred early Sunday morning near the Cape Paradise Hotel. Elienit Maldonado, Eric..
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Cape Police arrest two on robbery and battery charges

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Police arrested two suspects after they attacked a bicyclist and stole his bike on Saturday night. Cornelius Robinson and Angel K. Quinones were charged wit..
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