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LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County had about a 33% voter turnout for the Republican Primary election for the district 19 congressional seat, and voters saw new technology at the polls.
This story is contributed by a member of the Naples community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Naples Daily News April 28, SalusCare, Inc., the region's leading provider of treatment for mental health and substance use disorders, will begin offering screenings for first-time, non-emergency patients at its Cape Coral office at 1105 ... (more)
Lizbeth Benacquisto of Fort Myers, Curt Clawson of Bonita Springs, Michael Dreikorn of Bokeelia and Paige Kreegel of Estero and Punta Gorda - are vying for their party's nomination in today's primary special election.
Mud was no match for an emergency team that rescued a cow from the thick muck. The rescue occurred Monday at Colonial Boulevard and Treeline Avenue in Fort Myers.
Today is the day for voters in Southwest Florida to head to the polls to pick a GOP nominee for a congressional seat.
An electronic digest of media coverage of interest to members of The Florida Bar compiled each workday by the Public Information and Bar Services Department.
Officers responded to 2829 NW 19th Avenue on a disturbance call Sunday. When officers arrived, the victim advised that guests at his home may have stolen items while staying there.
Twenty-one people were injured Sunday night when a car crashed into a church in Fort Myers.
Here's a look at some of the events and major state and Southwest Florida government meetings that could generate news reports in the coming week: a- Collier County schools will continue administering the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test this week.
"I didn't know who I was voting for until I put pen to paper," she said after voting at the Bonita Springs Elections Office on U.S. 41. Lombardo, of Bonita Springs, was one of 720 Lee County residents and 637 Collier residents who voted Saturday to fill the seat left vacant by former U.S. Rep. Trey Radel, who resigned in January after a highly ... (more)
A bicyclist was taken to the hospital early Saturday morning after being struck by an SUV.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Strides for Stella was organized by 20 Florida Gulf Coast University students that are taking a course called Foundations of Civic Engagement.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- News-Press political reporter Heather Wysocki joined us live in the studio to talk about the results of an exclusive WINK News/ News-Press congressional poll.
Corey Perrine/Staff From left, State Senator Lizbeth Benacquisto, Curt Clawson, Dr. Michael Dreikorn, and Dr. Paige Kreegel are present for the two hour televised moderated debate for the Congressional District 19 Republican candidacy Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the Lee County School District Headquarters in Fort Myers.