Area business and office closings

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anne Richards

Closings and Delays for Monday, August 27: Lee Memorial Health System's Regional Cancer Center Lee Physician Group offices will open at 10 a.m. Lee Memorial Health System will..
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RSW canceling flights ahead of Isaac

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

For the most up-to-date information on any impact by Tropical Storm Isaac to flights at RSW, we recommend that you contact your carrier directly. For airline websites and phone num..
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Trash pick up suspended

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

All trash and recycling pick-up in Collier and DeSoto Counties has been suspended for Monday. If you live in these counties, do not set out collection containers.  A..
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Lee County Evacuation Announcement This Morning

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

The Lee County EOC will announce this morning that if the projected 5-7 foot storm surge is still in the forecast, it will call for MANDATORY EVACUATIONS for parts of the county.&n..
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Pre-Storm Checklist

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

As Tropical Storm Isaac approaches there is a lot of talk about how to prepare for a it , but if your one of thousands of people in the process of buying or selling a home or condo..
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Group exercising tips from the expert

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Exercising in a group can be a great way to reach your fitness and weight loss goals and health clubs are continually looking for the next big thing, but finding ..
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12-12-12 Wedding

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

You could have the wedding of the century...literal A group of Southwest Florida businesses are organizing a world record attempt for the largest beach wedding on 12-12. It's ..
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Comedian Arj Barker stops by WINK

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 FORT MYERS, Fla.   You might know him as Dave on the hit show, Flight of the Conchords.     Arj Barker's comedy is know for his explosive punchl..
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Oral Disease

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Take 2 Minutes to Brush Facts: Unhealthy mouth is associated with obesity, diabetes and heart disease.Affects children of low economic status 2 times more than any other class..
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Let's Eat: Stuffed Zucchini Boat

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Ingredients2 medium zucchinis1/2 lb ground beef1/2 cup ricotta cheese1/4 cup parmesano1/4 cup bread crumbs1 cup marinara1 egg Saute ground beef until brown and strain, let coo..
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Mars rover Curiosity prepares for test drive

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Scientists were preparing to send Curiosity on its first test drive over the billion-year-old rocks of Mars and said a busted wind sensor wouldn't jeopardize its..
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First lady announcing new hiring push for vets

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

WASHINGTON (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama is traveling to the electoral battleground of Florida on Wednesday to announce that 2,000 businesses around the country have hired or tr..
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Disney on Ice Headed Back to Germain Arena

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- All of your favorite Disney characters are going back to the ice. Germain Arena is hosting Disney on Ice, The World's Fantasy Tour next spring. Rehearsals have al..
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Diana Nyad ends Cuba-to-Fla. swim bid on 4th day

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - Diana Nyad ended her fourth attempt in nearly 35 years to swim across the Straits of Florida on Tuesday, her dream of setting a record thwarted by storms, jel..
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Afghan militants hit U.S. military chief's plane

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A military official says militants have fired rockets into a U.S. base in Afghanistan, damaging the plane of the chairman of the U.S. joint chiefs of staf..
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Tropical storm warnings after new depression forms

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

MIAMI (AP) - A new tropical depression has formed in the Atlantic prompting tropical storm warnings to be issued across a swath of islands in the Caribbean.    The d..
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Cat or dog bites which are worse?

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

FORT MYERS, Fla.  There are between three and six million animal bites per year in the US.    The majority come from dogs and cats  Dr. Michael Kim is here..
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Getting ready for the conventions

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

  Republicans meet today and Tuesday in Tampa, to discuss the GOP platform ahead of their convention Aug. 27. The Democratic platform committee met a week ago and ap..
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Cuba-to-Fla. swimmer Nyad plows on after storm

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

HAVANA (AP) - Swimmer Diana Nyad was back on track and doing well Monday after a night of storms and jellyfish stings roughed up her bid for a record swim from Cuba to Florida.&nbs..
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'Top Gun' director dies after jumping off bridge

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Tony Scott, director of such Hollywood hits as "Top Gun," ''Days of Thunder" and "Beverly Hills Cop II," died Sunday after jumping from a Los Angeles County brid..
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