FORT MYERS, Fla. - Lee County Commissioners need to make major cuts to balance a nearly $70 million budget shortfall. Tuesday is the first of three scheduled budget workshops for t..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - You could save up to 30% off the cost of a new air conditioning system under a new statewide rebate program. Florida has $15 million ready to pass out unde..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The news hasn't looked good this week about the state of the housing market but real estate contributor Denny Grimes says it's not all doom and gloom. Grim..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Reducing services, cutting pay and maybe even deeper layoffs. It's all on the table as Lee County commissioners decide how to deal with a $60 million shortfall. ..
Spiced Surf & Turf Satay: Filet mignon and jumbo shrimp with Asian spices and ponzu sauce. Satay Recipe (1 Serving): 1 Teaspoon Asian Spice, 6 1 oz. cubes of Filet mignon, 3 Ju..
Trish Routte with Southwest Florida Crimestoppers tells viewers about the Lehigh Acres murder of a young mother. If you have any information call 1-800-780-TIPS. Southwest Fl..
BAGHDAD (AP) - The number of U.S. troops in Iraq has fallen below 50,000 for the first time since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion and ahead of the end-of-the-month deadline mandated by ..
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - Chileans are euphoric after learning that all 33 workers trapped in a collapsed mine for 17 days are alive and well. President Sebastian Pinera says "Today a..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Local kids compete in a national track competition in Virginia. The athletes and their Coach Maddette Smith, talk to WINK News about their wins at the Jr. ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A controversial flyover project is up for discussion again. Lee County leaders met Friday morning with concerned citizens about the future of Colonial Boulevard...
ATLANTA (AP) - An egg company is expanding its recall of potentially salmonella-tainted eggs. The Wright County Egg of Galt, Iowa, is recalling 380 million eggs. Hundreds of people..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - You've just got a few days left to claim that forgotten Rolex watch, gold bar salvaged from a ship wreck or platinum necklace with 214 diamonds. If no one ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - In Honor of National Lemonade Day, Applebee's Throughout Florida Join Childhood Cancer Fight In honor of National Lemonade Day, select Applebee's locations throu..
Eggplant Parmesan Ingredients 1 large eggplant peeled and sliced 1/4in. lengthwise 1 egg beaten 1 cup of flour 2 cups bread crumbs ½ lb. Sliced Mozzarella (one slice for eac..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - A southwest Florida school district is forbidding employees from becoming "friends" with students on online social networking websites. The new guidelines f..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - The State Fire Marshal is on the scene of an overnight fire at a home in Lehigh Acres. The fire broke out around 1 a.m. on Terry Avenue South. First..
BAGHDAD (AP) - A suicide bomber blew himself up Tuesday among hundreds of army recruits who had gathered near a military headquarters in an attack officials said killed 60 an..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Osteoarthritis affects more than 21 million people with 10 million cases specifically of the knee. Available treatment options are limited and patients are..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Struggling homeowners facing foreclosure in Lee County may find some temporary relief through a federally funded pilot program. $23 million is available fo..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The number of U.S. homes lost to foreclosure surged in July. According to foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac, lenders repossessed nearly 93,000 properties last ..