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13 min ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers
Lee County's Conservation 20/20 program purchases land like the Alva Scrub Preserve in East Lee County and Six Mile Cypress Slough in Fort Myers then preserves them from development.
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
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2 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County School Board members will decide tonight whether to extend hours at four Lee County schools.
3 hrs ago | Naples Daily News
This story is contributed by a member of the Naples community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Naples Daily News With Southwest Florida temperatures expected to decrease in the coming months, Community Cooperative Ministries, Inc., in partnership with Lee County Human Services, the Lee County Homeless Coalition and the Salvation Army, ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Naples Daily News
CLICK HERE for the forecast. - The Florida Department of Transportation is holding a public hearing about the Interstate 75-State Road 951 long-range improvement project and environmental study.
11 hrs ago | NBC2 News
Due to lack of evidence, the State Attorney's Office says former Lee County commissioner Brian Bigelow will not be charged in his most recent arrest.
11 hrs ago | The News-Press
Live: Traffic information Today, the Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit will target at least one of the following three locations for enforcement: 1. River Ranch Road, Estero 2. North Cleveland Avenue, North Fort Myers 3. Neal Road, Fort Myers On Friday, deputies issued 47 citations and 140 warnings.
13 hrs ago | The News-Press
With the fire assessment methodology on its way to a final court judgment, City Manager John Szerlag laid out a plan to Cape Council on Monday that articulated the city's action plan depending on the outcome.
Sosa is accused of leaving his 4-month old daughter inside a car for hours as he was inside a Lookers strip club in Fort Myers.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Florida Lottery Commission has suspended lotto ticket sales at five area convenience stores that were raided for selling illegal synthetic marijuana in October.
Bonita Springs Fire and Lee County have reached a tentative agreement regarding their ambulance dispute.
In preparation for the School District of Lee County's Student Assignment enrollment period, the District's high schools will host open houses to provide parents and students an opportunity to explore their campuses before they choose a school for 9th grade.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Southwest Florida is feeling the impacts of the severe winter weather.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Two Cape Coral men made their first appearances in court today, after allegedly beating a Florida Highway Patrol trooper.
Deputies are searching for the person responsible for breaking into a Lehigh Acres duplex and stealing copper tubing from the home's air conditioning system.
Every Monday in The News-Press you can learn about the events and happenings that are to take place during the upcoming week in Southwest Florida.
She was a licensed clinical social worker who did meaningful work helping the elderly, hungry and homeless, vulnerable and individuals grappling with addiction.
Real estate brokers had been advertising an international auction for Bonita Springs' famous ship property for months, but it wasn't until Thursday when Paradise Realty's phone number, website and email started blowing up.