Fort Myers Beach is young and fun
The sidewalk sizzles with excitement as throngs of people bounce around between tiki bars, ice cream bars, pizza joints, and tropical restaurants.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Ring in 2014 in Fort Myers
If you want to celebrate the new year, you can always sit home and watch the ball drop on live television feed from New York City.
'Parallel Park' celebrates third anniversary in Fort Myers' River District
In most places, utilitarian concrete parking garages blight rather than enhance urban environments, but Parallel Park has transformed the 5-story Lee County Justice Center Parking Garage into a work of fine art that has first time visitors asking "Is this the fine art museum?" Today is the third anniversary of the 30,000-square-foot public art ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Government Notebook: New Cape Coral mayor goes to Harvard
Sawicki was invited to the Seminar on Transition and Leadership for Newly-Elected Mayors, a non-partisan program for incoming mayors of large U.S. cities.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Pearl Harbor survivor to lead Fort Myers Beach boat parade
History and honor will merge with holiday tradition today as the Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade, which falls on Pearl Harbor Day this year, honors a veteran of the attack.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Film program Inspired Minds gives Manatee County students the chance to be movie stars
The red carpet walks begin at 9 a.m. Saturday for the debut of "Safe," a short film made by Manatee County students in the summer program Inspired Minds.
Editorial: Elevated pools making waves
It concerns elevated pools -- massive structures angering some residents who say they block their views of the water.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Island sculptor wins big in Florida
Abe Waterman works on a sand sculpture in Fort Myers, Florida in this photo from the Facebook page of the While Islanders curse the surprise nature of Wednesday's winter storm, Island sculptor Abe Waterman is basking in the warmth of a major win.
See which Lee County roads are targeted today for traffic enforcement
Live: Traffic information Today, the Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit will target at least one of the following three locations for enforcement: 1. San Carlos Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach 2. Santa Barbara Boulevard, Cape Coral 3. Three Oaks Parkway, Fort Myers / Estero On Friday, deputies issued 65 citations and 141 warnings.
Chefs donate time, talents to charitable events
The rush of cooking for hundreds in the span of a few hours or devising imaginative pairings of food is all part of giving back for chefs.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Fort Myers Beach pool discussion on hold for now
Leaders on Fort Myers Beach held a public hearing Monday morning to figure out a solution for what's been a contentious issue -- elevated pools.
WINK-TV Fort Myers
Highly anticipated water projects begin on Ft. Myers Beach
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- It's your money, and $645,000 of it is being poured in to a construction project on Fort Myers Beach.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Major events: There's something for everybody
Whether you're looking to lend a hand to a charity gala, peruse art galleries and museums or relax at some of the best fishing and shelling spots in the world, there's something in Lee County for you.
Changing landscape of dining
For signs of economic hope, one needn't look further than Southwest Florida's restaurant scene.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Red tide lingering, moving south
Very low to medium concentrations of the algae that causes red tide events here are still present in Southwest Florida, mostly in south Lee and north Collier counties, according to the latest Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission report.
Southwest Florida weekend events
This blacklight mask dance/theater troupe performs wearing huge, brilliant, mysterious masks that glow like magic under ultra-violet light.
Fort Myers' parking meters may get an upgrade
Old and outdated parking meters reaching the end of their lifespan may be replaced soon in downtown Fort Myers.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Leave room for dessert at Terra Nostra
As if on cue, a mouthwatering stream of molten cheese came pouring from the just-cut veal.
FOX 4 Now
Victim identified in Fort Myers Beach crash
Lee County Sheriff's investigators say a Volvo and an Acura were driving south on San Carlos Boulevard over the Hurricane Pass Bridge when the Acura suddenly accelerated crashing into the rear bumper of the Volvo.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
WZVN-TV Fort Myers
Coast Guard rescues man near Pine Island Sound
A 58-year-old man was rescued by the Coast Guard after his 26-foot boat capsized in the Intracoastal Waterway near Pine Island Sound on Wednesday.