Collier County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Collier County, FL. (Page 4)

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  1. Hook, Line and Sinker: Restaurants to Fall ForRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Gulfshore Life

    Somehow, despite a recession that toppled scores of good restaurants, the Southwest Florida dining scene has exploded in recent years, winning national attention for the high quality and diversity of the cuisines. We've seen an influx of Spanish influences, a growing number of places with exquisite technique and, of course, the continuing popularity of Italian food.

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  2. AGAIN: Alligator Alley Closing Now Due To FogRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Boca News Now

    ... Highway Patrol is in the process of closing I75 (Alligator Alley) from mile marker 101 (County Road 951) in Collier County to mile marker 23 (US 27) in Broward County due to reduced visibility (fog). The entrance and exit ramps at mile marker 80 ...

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  3. Man arrested for second battery incident on Naples PierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | NBC2 News

    ... trying to calm the female officer, who he thought feared the fishermen were ganging up on her. An off-duty Collier County deputy told police she saw a fishing pole leaning against the side of the pier with its line in the water. Just after 7 p.m., a ...

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  4. Man arrested in Golden Gate after a high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... soaking wet and looked like he had swam through a canal. Deputies chased him on foot as he jumped fences. The Collier County Sheriff's Office had a helicopter searching by air and deployed K-9's. They were spanned out across the area searching for a ...

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  5. Exclusive - Rand Paul: Arm The Kurds To Battle ISIS, Give Them KurdistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Breitbart.com

    ... a grassroots meeting with conservative and Republican activists in the state. The Republican activists in Collier County rose in a standing ovation when Paul made the point. Paul's position is in line with that of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), who earlier ...

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  6. Startups getting help from Collier County networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | NBC2 News

    ... for more space and cheap overhead. He applied and was granted access to the Catalyst Accelerator Network in Collier County. The incubator provides professional service help for startups and most importantly from Douge it gives him financial ...

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  7. Man faces charges for multiple SWFL robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A man accused of going on a string of robberies through Southwest Florida is now behind bars. Detectives arrested 30-year-old Cesar Bertrand Zelaya in connection with two armed robberies of convenience stores, including one in East Naples in February in which the robbers wore masks.

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  8. District considers cutting registered nurses from schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... move would mean there would only be one registered nurse in the district for about every 3,000 students. The Collier County School Board will hear recommendations on the new proposal at their board meeting at 5 p.m. on Tuesday.

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  9. Weather Matters: Record warmth moves into the Palm Beach areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Palm Beach Daily News

    ... Florida, the high Monday was 83 at PBIA and in Palm Beach. Temperatures climbed into the low-90s in parts of Collier County. It was 87 in Fort Myers. By the way, the Climate Prediction Center has dropped its call for above-normal rainfall in South ...

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  10. Suspect arrested in Collier County armed robberiesRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Detectives made an arrest Tuesday in connection with two armed robberies of convenience stores in Collier County - including one in East Naples in February where the robbers wore masks. Cesar Augusto Bertrand Zelaya, 30, 1355 Mariposa Circle, North Naples, faces multiple counts of armed robbery, aggravated assault with deadly weapon and battery.

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  11. Project Lifesaver in SWFL gives tracking devices to those with dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    In the last five days, two women, suffering from dementia, went missing from their homes in Lee and Collier counties. Both were found safe hours after wandering away.

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  12. Active brush fire in Collier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | NBC2 News

    The eastbound lanes of the Midpoint Memorial Bridge were shutdown and reopened late Monday night after someone jumped off the bridge and was found alive, authorities said. These are the faces of lives lost in homicides - all their cases have gone cold and remain unsolved.

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  13. Collier authorities warn of firefighter scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Officials are asking people to be on the lookout for a man posing as a local hero to get your money. Deputies say the man has been spotted in a number of North Naples parking lots, including Publix, Wal-Mart, and Lowe's.

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  14. Attorney asks to be removed from Collier County murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Public defender Kathleen Smith filed a motion with the court citing a conflict of interest saying she cannot adequately or ethically continue to represent Damas.

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  15. Contractors protest against Collier County commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Protesters outside of the Mercato shops are angry about a dispute between Collier County Commissioner Georgia Hiller and a contractor.

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  16. Professional EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Naples Daily News

    ... The scramble begins at noon. Info: The 17th annual event, which benefits children with special needs in Collier County, will be on Monday, March 30 at Quail Creek Country Club. The scramble starts at 1 p.m., and costs $150 to enter. Hole ...

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  17. Car crashes into Collier County school busRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The bus was heading to Palmetto Ridge High School with five students on board when it stopped to pick up another student at a bus stop. The 34-year-old driver of the Scion tells Florida Highway Patrol he was looking down at something at the time of the crash.

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  18. Hook, Line and Sinker: Restaurants to Fall ForRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Gulfshore Life

    Somehow, despite a recession that toppled scores of good restaurants, the Southwest Florida dining scene has exploded in recent years, winning national attention for the high quality and diversity of the cuisines. We've seen an influx of Spanish influences, a growing number of places with exquisite technique and, of course, the continuing popularity of Italian food.

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  19. Collier County authorities looking for homeless manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A 72-year-old Indiana woman died in Tuesday's crash along I-75 at the Peace River Bridge in Charlotte County involving nine vehicles that clogged traffic and shut-down lanes. A 72-year-old Indiana woman died in Tuesday's crash along I-75 at the Peace River Bridge in Charlotte County involving nine vehicles that clogged traffic and shut-down lanes.

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  20. Hundreds of skeletons found under Paris supermarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... The flashing, portable sign along the Julia Tuttle Causeway on Tuesday read: "Welcome visitors! Prohibited." Collier County Sheriff's Office deputies are looking for a homeless man. Family members are concerned that Kian McDonald, 22, may harm ...

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