Unemployment rate dips, economy adds 117K jobs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

WASHINGTON (AP) - Hiring picked up slightly in July and the unemployment rate dipped to 9.1 percent, an optimistic sign after the worst day on Wall Street in nearly three years.&nb..
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Hearing for Casey Anthony ends with no decision

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

Update: 10:50am   ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A judge deciding whether Casey Anthony should serve probation for check fraud has ended a hearing without a ruling. Judge Belv..
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Global stocks tumble

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

UNDATED 8:25AM (AP) - Dow futures are warning of another crushing day on Wall Street today. Dow futures are down 0.8 percent and S&P 500 futures are down 0.6 percent. Yest..
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Pivot Charter School information meeting August 4

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Pivot Charter School is a free online public school that is launching this fall for students, grades 6-12, in Lee County. The innovative program combines an onlin..
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Race for Trace Saturday August 6th

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

SANIBEL, Fla.- This Saturday get your running shoes on. The Race for Trace is happening . The 5k race will honor the memory of Tacey Kleinpell. She was killed while cycling on the ..
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Unemployment aid applications tick down

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 WASHINGTON (AP) The number of people seeking unemployment benefits dipped last week, a sign the job market may be improving slowly. The Labor Department says that applic..
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A healthy diet is expensive

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

SEATTLE (AP) - A new study finds that a healthy diet is expensive and could make it difficult for Americans to meet new U.S. nutritional guidelines. The study in the journal H..
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Oklahoma woman says D.B. Cooper is her uncle

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - When an FBI agent pleaded several years ago for help finding notorious skyjacker D.B. Cooper, he off-handedly wondered if the suspect might be someone's "odd u..
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US stock futures rise after Tuesday's sell-off

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stock futures are rising one day after a broad sell-off left the S&P 500 index lower for the year. Investors will receive reports Wednesday on June fa..
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Mubarak trial adjourned until mid-August

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

CAIRO (AP) - A judge in Egypt has adjourned the trial of ousted President Hosni Mubarak  for nearly two weeks, ordering him held at a military hospital near Cairo and overseen..
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Let's Eat: Carrabba's Chicken Sorrentino

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

It's Wednesday and that means it's time to fire up the WINK kitchen on TV6. Here today showing us how to make Chicken Sorrentino is Eric from Carrabba’s   Chicken Sorren..
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Stick a Fork in Cancer this Thursday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

Leave the cooking to someone else this Thursday, August 4th and support a great cause. The following local restaurants have agreed to donate a minimum of 10% of their sales to the ..
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Obama campaign expects lower summer fundraising

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 WASHINGTON (AP) - The debt negotiations appear to have put a dent in President  Obama's campaign war chest.  The President's re-election campaign expects to ra..
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Arts for ACT fine art auction Saturday Aug. 6th

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

This Saturday actor and director Bill Cobbs will be gracing the stage at Arts for ACT fine art auction.Here today to let us know about ACT and what the organization does right here..
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Love that dress

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-Love That Dress! is a huge dress party offering thousands of new and gently worn dresses at nominal prices.  The event also features an accessory room and sil..
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Crime Stoppers: Murder of Tony Churchwell

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 Just  last month  a North Fort Myers man is found dead wearing the same ball cap and clothing he had been seen wearing 48 hours earlier.  Now Crime Stoppers ne..
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Tyler gets his hair cut to help others

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.-  Children receiving a back-to-school haircut at one of the 10 Hair Cuttery salons in Southwest Florida, including four in Fort Myers, during the first two we..
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National Night Out events in SWFL

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

August 2nd marks the 28th annual National Night Out with thousands of events scheduled across the country. National Night Out is designed to increase crime and drug prevention awar..
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The haircuts revealed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.-  Children receiving a back-to-school haircut at one of the 10 Hair Cuttery salons in Southwest Florida, including four in Fort Myers, during the first two we..
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Coupon tips

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 Local blogger and extreme couponer Ruth Soukup knows a thing or two about saving money. The stay-at-home mom of two young girls saves over a thousand dollars a month by using..
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