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28 min ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
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.
Should free speech ever be restricted?
Is America's government too big?
2 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
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)
3 hrs ago | Naples Daily News
After weeks of weather and other construction delays, the Fort Myers Regional Library will open to the public at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for Friday, Jan. 10, at 10 a.m. The all-day grand opening celebration will take place the following day and will feature live music, local authors, storytelling and other ... (more)
7 hrs ago | NBC2 News
There are nearly 1,000 foster kids in Lee County. Some of them move from home to home by putting all their belongings in a plastic trash bag.
11 hrs ago | The News-Press
Geraldo Belval has nearly six years before he finishes high school, but the sixth-grader at Fort Myers Middle Academy is already thinking about what comes next.
A committee appointed by city of Anderson officials will determine if a deteriorating 9,000-seat high school gymnasium known as the Wigwam can be saved.
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Karey Lee Woolsey sings one of those sons that truly comes from the heart.
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department arrested three men believed to be responsible for about 60 burglaries along the McGregor Boulevard corridor.
The holiday season is both merry and bright in Southwest Florida. The weather is gorgeous, the water is warm -- even meteor showers producing up to 100 meteors per hour are headed our way next week.
North Fort Myers firefighters are cleaning up after a fire broke out at a mobile home fire at 1064 Tamiami Trail.
No steamer trunks, no stuffed gorillas, not even the familiar hand-lettered signs proclaiming "50% off EVERYTHING."
On Dec. 4, 2013, the United Film & Television Artists , in Fort Myers, Fla., announced a change in their current film project schedule.
This story is contributed by a member of the Naples community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Naples Daily News Shorinkan Dojo, LLC leased 1,365 SF +/- Retail/Office at Regal Plaza, 15250 Tamiami Trail S, Suite 114, Fort Myers, FL 33908 from NYFL Commercial Holdings 2, LLC. Chase Mayhugh, CCIM of Mayhugh Realty, Inc. represented the ... (more)
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police are investigating a BB gun shooting to a LeeTran bus, that happened yesterday at 3:00 p.m. at a stop near Page Field Commons.
Eastbound Hancock Bridge Parkway is closed near US-41 because of a water main break.