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Banks will have to pay a fee and register vacant properties in Lee County at beginning of the year.
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The Lee County Board of County Commissioners will meet today for their final meeting of the year at 9:30 a.m. Commissioners are expected approve housekeeping items, such as interlocal agreements between the cities for animal control services and a master plan agreement between the Town of Fort Myers Beach and the county for future improvements of ... (more)
Electronic cigarettes have helped many in Southwest Florida quit smoking, but some worry the gadgets are becoming a dangerous fad among young people who have never smoked.
A tentative agreement between Lee County and Bonita Springs to have the fire district provide ambulances has fallen through.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies are searching for the man who was caught on camera breaking into the Metro PCS store, located at 5624 8th Street West, and stealing a cell phone last week.
The man accused of shooting and killing his wife in Cape Coral on Sunday had no legal history of domestic violence in Lee County -- something unusual for a suspect in such a crime, police say.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office has issued this Silver Alert for a missing Fort Myers resident.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The U.S. House of Representatives Ethics Committee has voted unanimously to begin an investigation into whether Representative Trey Radel violated the Code of Official Conduct.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Lee County judge has sentenced 30-year-old Melissa Webb to a life sentence for the murder of Bryan Sorendino back in 2011.
A 76-year-old man was arrested for allegedly masturbating outside of a Fort Myers Beach grocery store in plain sight of passersbys Friday afternoon.
Lee County Utilities will perform tie-in work at a water main the night of Wednesday December 18th which will cause a water outage.
Pictured are students Gerald Crews, Jeff Princile, Brandon Mayer, Carlos Garcia, Cory Mentzer, Frank Norberto, Samuel Foise and Heath Caufield.
However, one person says she's expecting a long night at the airport as she waits on her flight to New York.
Barbara Mann turned 100 in style Friday -- standing onstage in the performing-arts hall that bears her name as her family and that night's audience sang "Happy Birthday."
Around 12:30 pm Saturday afternoon, firefighters, paramedics and law enforcement responded to a reported child found in a pool at 37 N.W. 1st Way.
For decades, Midwesterners fueled Southwest Florida's long boom of population growth.