Oma's Heart

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

    "Oma's heart", in cape coral  offer parents the ability to provide christmas gifts for their children, with the help of  committed volunteers that have..
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East Coast braces for monster 'Frankenstorm'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal forecasters say when Hurricane Sandy turns in to what some call "Frankenstorm," it will smack the East Coast harder and wider than last year's damaging Ir..
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Fla. produce company faces federal lawsuit

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

IMMOKALLEE, Fla. (AP) - A top Immokalee produce company faces a federal whistleblower lawsuit after an ex-employee alleged it hired illegal immigrants and offered him a five-figure..
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Fitness and Alzheimer's

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Physical Exercise for Brain Health We know that exercise is good for physical fitness, but research indicates that it's good forbrain fitness, too. In a study of older adults, aged..
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Where's WINK Now? Calusa Ghost tours

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Calusa Ghost Tours is sponsoring a watercraft swap this weekend in Bonita Springs. Sell or Swap your old or used kayaks, canoes, standup paddleboards & e..
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Gag Order Hearing in Zimmerman Case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - Prosecutors will ask a judge to impose a gag order in the case of a former neighborhood watch leader accused of fatally shooting Florida teenager Trayvon Marti..
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Gov. Scott stops by the studio before the education summit

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Governor Rick Scott stopped by the WINK News studio before the education summit held at the Harborside Event Center this morning. His ideas to improve Southwest F..
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Florida prescription drug deaths drop in 2011

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A new report shows prescription drug deaths dropped 6.37 percent in Florida last year although overall drug deaths increased slightly. Gov. Rick Scott and ..
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Six Ways to Discipline Children

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

"Discipline has to do with civilizing your child so they can live in society," That's a quote from  Dr. Michael Body who has authored the article titled 'Mom's guide to f..
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Weekly U.S. jobless aid applications fall to 369K

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

WASHINGTON (AP) - Weekly applications for U.S. unemployment aid fell last week to a seasonally adjusted 369,000, a level consistent with modest hiring. The Labor Department says un..
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Presidential Race and Gender Gap

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

WASHINGTON (AP) - Remember the gender gap separating Democrat Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney? Less than two weeks out from Election Day, a new Associated Press-GfK po..
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Fla. debt falls for 2nd year in a row, now $26.2B

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's debt has dropped for the second year in a row to $26.2 billion due largely to falling utility tax revenues. Bond Finance Director Ben Watkins on ..
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Let's Eat: Chicken Waffles

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Ingredients:Chicken about 6oz per order cut into stripsa/n All purpose floura/n egg wash ie beat eggs and milk togethera/n Cracker breading mix saltines and all purpose flour toget..
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'Gangnam Style' house lights up for Halloween

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

We all know the hit song "Gangnam Style." Now, it's going spooky. With more than 8,500 lights this Virginia house is tricked out. The lights follow the music and even have jack-o-..
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Crowds at campaign rallies grow as election nears

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

More than 12,000 people turned out at the Red Rock amphitheater in the battleground state of Colorado Tuesday to hear Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan."We're in the home stretch now, and ..
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Gov. Scott to Release Education Proposal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott says he'll propose giving Florida teachers debit cards to help pay for classroom supplies so they won't have to dig into their own pockets ..
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Wellness: Don't Concentrate on the Numbers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Weight fluctuations can be discouraging and actually set you up for failure if you keep concentrating on the numbers. Here today to talk about a positive way to achieve a healthy l..
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Polly's Run For Life

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Proceeds from event go toward the american cancer society and helping local students. Here to tell us how to get involved is William Lane.
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Pros and Cons of Gummy Bear Implants

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Breast implants are one of the more popular types of plastic surgery, and now... firmer gummy bear breast implants may be available soon...But are they worth the wait? Doctor Micha..
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Sentencing today in school bus stop beating

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida teenager is being sentenced for a vicious kicking and stomping attack outside a middle school that left a 15-year-old girl with permane..
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