Collier County Newswire

Collier County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Collier County, FL.

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  1. North Naples car wash offers free service to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Ultimate Express Car Wash, 5344 Immokalee Road, said Tuesday that it's offering free car washes to any marked vehicle from the Collier County Sheriff's Office, Naples Police Department or Florida Highway Patrol for the next 30 days.

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  2. Suspected Collier burglary leads to chase; police car hitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A suspected burglary at a motorcycle dealer on Naples Boulevard led to a wild chase that involved a motorcycle crashing into a Collier County Sheriff's Office car in the early morning hours Wednesday. The Sheriff's Office said at about 5 a.m. that all allegedly involved had been apprehended, ending a search that had gone on for hours.

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  3. Penta Racks Up Endorsements for Collier County School Board District 2Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | PR.com

    Collier County School Board candidate Louise Penta is pleased to announce that she has received several key endorsements in her campaign for the District 2 seat in the August 30 election.

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  4. Collier residents concerned flooding could attract Zika mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    ... so many people coming back from the Olympics next month in Brazil," said Lavariere. Patrick Linn with the Collier County Mosquito Control said the mosquitoes that can carry the Zika virus breed in small dark containers near people's homes. Mosquito ...

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  5. EHC, Inc. Begins New BizPark Storage Facilities Project with New ClientRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 24-7 Press Release

    ... working. EHC currently has eight active projects and several in the planning stages from Sarasota County to Collier County spanning the real estate and government industries. Many of the projects are multi-million, multi-phased projects such as ...

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  6. Bear captured in Miami-Dade, released in CollierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC2 News

    NBC2 is pushing for answers after a bear that was trapped in Miami-Dade was dropped off in Collier County. The bear was found Friday in a Miami-Dade neighborhood where the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission tranquilized it.

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  7. More informationRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | Gulfshore Life

    Beginning July 30, come explore all five Collier County Museums while hunting elusive Pokmon. Each museum branch will provide lure modules from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. along with other Pokmon themed activities, and a scavenger hunt.

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  8. Hillary Clinton fans in South Florida waiting to see her and new running mateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Hundreds of Hillary Clinton supporters began lining up early to get into the basketball arena at Florida International University to see their presidential candidate and her newly picked running mate, Tim Kaine . Yudy Barbera, chairwoman of the Democratic Party in Collier County, made a two-hour drive from Naples to attend the rally.

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  9. Everybody's FoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Coastal Breeze News

    Everybody's Fool By Richard Russo Knopf Publishers, May 2016 Available at the Collier County Library Available as Hardcover, Paperback, Kindle, Nook and Audio book I have just had the pleasure, and a pleasure it was, of reading Richard Russo's newest book, "Everybody's Fool." Some might say it has no plot but it actually does, though I will admit it is rather a subtle one, and you might not really be aware of it until the end when you realize that all the individual stories running through the book have come to a conclusion of some sort, good or bad.

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  10. Boat CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Coastal Breeze News

    On Sunday, July 17, 2016, the Marco Island Police Department was dispatched to 909 Collier Court, the scene of a boat crash with injuries. On arrival, police officers performed first aid, and assisted Marco Island Fire Rescue and Collier County EMS personnel.

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  11. A Girl Named TommieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... of the Marco Island Historical Museum. The museum complex located at 180 S. Heathwood Drive was deeded to Collier County in 2010. The museum and Rose History Auditorium serve as cultural centers for the residents and visitors of Marco Island. One ...

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  12. City Council Budget WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... members, City Manager Roger Hernstadt cited the imminent closure of Marco Island's road agreement with Collier County. He stated "The budget assumes forgoing the $1 million revenue for FY2016 and $1 million for FY2017 for use within the City and ...

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  13. Candidate ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... to names and addresses at any time during our normal business hours. age Candidate Forum candidates Collier County com Dan Bongino Elections Office Enterprise Ave Florida gmail Jennifer J. Edwards Monday open PM Primary Election Submitted Supervisor ...

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  14. Sea Turtle Update and Manatee MortalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... shaded. 4. Stay 20 feet from a marked sea turtle nest. Call Mary Kelly Nelson, Environmental Specialist, Collier County Sea Turtle Protection at 239-289-9736 or the Marco Island Police Department at 239-389-5050 to report anyone disturbing a nest or ...

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  15. Leigh Plummer Park- Native Plants Thrive Thanks to Garden ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Coastal Breeze News

    "It is my goal in life to educate our community about our beautiful native plants and to help get rid of the exotics." - Eva Schliesser, Calusa Garden Club founder It started with an initial inquiry to the Collier County Parks and Recreation Department by then club members, Eva Schliesser, Naomi White and Jeanne Key, about the possibility of volunteering to do planting, pruning and weeding at the Leigh Plummer Memorial Park.

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  16. Pros of the Field Take to the Hardwood for CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... YMCA. The money raised at the 2nd annual NFL All-Star Basketball Game will help support YMCA summer camps in Collier County next season and God is Good Charities. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and tip off is at 6:30 on the Naples YMCA Basketball Court, ...

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  17. City Council HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... the council of the potential for EMS costs to significantly increase if an independent district is created by Collier County. The department has requested $150,000 in the FY2017 proposed budget to pursue a COPCN later in the upcoming fiscal year if ...

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  18. Introducing The Rajasinghe Vascular Research and Education Foundation in Collier County, FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | PR Log

    NAPLES, Fla. - July 22, 2016 - PRLog -- The underserve youth in Collier County, Florida, who want to pursue careers in science and medicine, now will have the support of the Rajasinghe Vascular Research And Education Foundation, Inc. "To maximize our impact on current efforts, the foundation may seek to collaborate with other non-profit organizations focused on educational and charitable purposes."

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  19. Police: Man steals, crashes boat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... to Walter Palmer off Caxambas Pass on the southern end of Marco Island. Marco Island Fire Rescue and Collier County EMS performed first aid on a passenger, Nicolas Stolinas, who suffered serious injuries when struck by the vessel's propeller. ...

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  20. Finance, communications jobs top list of new Naples employerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NBC2 News

    We're digging for more details on a plan to bring more than 500 new jobs to Collier County. We told you this week that medical supply company Arthrex is expanding its corporate headquarters in Naples.

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