The 2014 flu season is hitting Lee County hard. Flu medicine is flying off the shelves at local pharmacies. Some patients are being hospitalized because their symptoms are so severe.
A Florida man was arrested last month after allegedly walking outside his Stuart home while naked and touching himself.
With a new FGCU Division I single-game record of 33 points from Kaneisha Atwater, the FGCU women’s basketball team outlasted Providence College 68-58 Thursday night at Alico Arena. With the win, the Eagles improve to 7-2 on the season, while the Friars return to New England with a mark of 3-7.
Deputies arrested three people for trying to rent out a foreclosed home in Golden Gate Estates. Melaney Mitcheff, Andrew Titone and Jazzmin Albritton are facing charges of burglary and theft after …
Home surveillance cameras catch a man carrying a deflated snow glob ornament from a family’s front yard in Lehigh Acres, in to the backseat of the car, and take off. Hours later, the same man comes…
A convicted sex predator who served 3 years in prison for a crime involving a young child is now a multi-millionaire. Timothy Dale Poole won $3 million on a Florida Lottery scratch-off ticket he purchased at a Mount Dora 7-Eleven store Saturday night.
Cattle had caused the north and southbound lanes of the Turnpike to shut down at Yeehaw Junction and US-192 Wednesday, but the roadway has since reopened.
Ashley Craig nailed it on “Nail’d It.” The Fort Myers fingernail artist won $100,000 Tuesday night on the Oxygen Network reality TV show. Her work also will appear sometime next year on the cover of “Nail It!” magazine. Craig, 27, says her hands were shaking when the judges announced that she’d won.
A man driving a stolen vehicle no faster than 25 mph nevertheless led police on a 90-minute chase through north St. Petersburg neighborhoods Saturday night before they could arrest him.
A great deal turned into a buyer’s worst nightmare. A woman bought a home at auction but when a realtor entered the front door for the first time, he found out the home used to be a sophisticated hydroponic marijuana grow house. “She…