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8 hrs ago | NBC2 News
The road will take traffic from the city of Fort Myers, down Hanson Street into in the Forum neighborhood east of I-75. Lee County's population sits at about 645,000 people.
9 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
FORT MYERS, Fla.- City officials passed a bill last spring to name the US 41 bridge the Henry Ford bridge. Now, some people are objecting.
Cape Coral taxpayers will have a final chance to express their opinions on the City of Cape Coral and Lee County budget proposals next week. The good news is Lee County will balance its budget this year without using reserves or raiding 20/20.
A local fire department is launching an investigation into it's own policies and safety procedures. This comes after a woman broke into station #52 in San Carlos Park earlier this week.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Deputies are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing 90-year-old man. Donald Gingell left his residence located on the 10000 block of Oxbow Rd. at approximately 9:30 a.m. today to deliver newspapers to St. Vincent de Paul Church on Palm Beach Blvd. When his wife called him at 11:30 a.m., she says Gingell became upset and hung up the phone.
"The model T is the beginning of the modern day affordable car," Site Historian at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates John Telischak said. "Most of us have lived here long enough that we're going to go over that bridge no matter what it's called, Lee County Commissioner Brian Hamman said.
It's been a quiet hurricane so far, but don't tell that to Dennis Feltgen at the National Hurricane Center in Miami. Hurricane season mostly quiet at midway point It's been a quiet hurricane so far, but don't tell that to Dennis Feltgen at the National Hurricane Center in Miami.
A piece of the World Trade Center is now on display on Fort Myers Beach. It's the centerpiece o a 9/11 Memorial that's been in the works for years.
Good Wheels drivers have been picking up the elderly and disabled in Lee County since 1990, taking them to area hospitals and doctors offices for appointments, among other services. It later expanded to Hendry and Glades counties.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The school district is looking into a possible request for a half-penny hike in the sales tax. The district says it desperately needs the money to build new schools.
We have new details on a Tuesday morning robbery that started at Walgreens in Bonita Springs and led the victim and suspect about a mile away. According to the incident report from the Lee County Sheriff's Office, the victim was in her vehicle leaving Walgreens at the corner of Imperial Parkway and Bonita Beach Road SE just before 8 a.m. Her vehicle was approached by a white male showing a gun who told the victim to unlock the doors.
John Ernest Medina, 34, whose body was found Monday in the Caloosahatchee, is identified as a suspect in the death of Sophie Medina, according to a report from the Lee County Sheriff's Office. The two resided together at 15400 Sonoma Drive, Apt.
Lee County School Board's decision to opt students out of state mandated testing has Collier County teachers talking. On Tuesday, the school board met for the first time since Lee County reversed its historic decision.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 04:43 pm
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