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"From the last attack she was scared, scared for her life. We wanted her to come home.
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5 hrs ago | The News-Press
It's been one year since the nation watched in horror as a gunman killed 20 elementary school children and six teachers -- but mass shootings continue, Congress hasn't passed mental health care laws, and obstacles remain for those in Southwest Florida who need treatment.
9 hrs ago | The News-Press
The 8,200-square-foot restaurant building at 9520 Marketplace Road in Fort Myers was sold to Grampas LLC for $921,500.
9 hrs ago | The News-Press
The Gift Shop Explosion event is a chance to support local artists and check out handcrafted wares.
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Blood transfusions are among the most common medical procedures at U.S. hospitals, but when it comes to this lifesaving treatment, more is not always better.
A South Fort Myers community spent the day supporting Robert Lerberg. He's the 72-year-old man who was the victim of a violent random attack last week.
This is the time of year when we are all thinking green. It's all around us with holiday decor, and more and more we are all looking for a greener lifestyle.
Lee Memorial Health System said annual deficits for its trauma center in Fort Myers dropped to $457,852 last year, a sharp financial turnaround for a hospital division that had routinely run more than $6 million in the red.
Jeff Israel is an associate at Riverland and is a Florida Certified Horticulturalist.
North Fort Myers, Fl. -- Perhaps a certain wish list includes a new family pet, and if you are in the market for a cute and cuddly critter, consider adopting from a local shelter.
Through the nonprofit Pictures of Hope, Victory Layne Chevrolet and The Salvation Army of Lee, Hendry and Glades Counties, 15 children gave the world a glimpse into their dreams.
St. Petersburg boasts new streets and sidewalks, lighted Pullman cars and a busy White Castle restaurant.
FHP is working to clear a crash in the Northbound Lanes of U.S. 41 just South of Andrea Lane in South Fort Myers.
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Hundreds of people in the community have rallied around a Fort Myers man who was violently kicked over, all while a group recorded the incident on a cell phone camera.
Inside Sunny Lubner's home are memories of South Africa. She grew up in the racially divided region and saw the struggles first-hand, as she watched her parents fight to end apartheid.
In this file photo John Cripps, left, helps newly-unemployed bartender Olivia Jones with her initial unemployment compensation application at Southwest Florida Works in Fort Myers on October 9. / SARAH COWARD/THE NEWS-PRESS - The White House is warning that more than 260,000 Floridians will lose long-term unemployment benefits in 2014 unless ... (more)