Florida Couple Arrested After Beastiality Investigation in East Lee CountyLilly RocheNewsBreak Contributor
Surge in FHA Delinquencies: A Warning Sign for the Housing Market?Mr Mortgage Radio - Mortgage & Housing NewsNewsBreak Contributor
A Longtime FL "Gourmet," "Dive Bar" Closed Due To Lease Issues. It Will Reopen Under New OwnershipL. CaneNewsBreak Contributor
A popular gourmet dive bar in Florida closed because of lease issues but will reopen with new ownerS.BrownNewsBreak Contributor
Easy Solution for Junk Car Removal Services in Fort Myers, FLRiley CamilaNewsBreak Contributor
13 Lee County restaurants, food trucks get perfect scores; 19 fail inspection
You can use the database to search by county or by restaurant name. Florida's restaurant owners are not required to post restaurant inspection results where guests can see them. So every week, we provide that information for you. For a complete list of local restaurant inspections, including violations not requiring...
Cape Coral fentanyl trafficking arrest blocks from police headquarters
Early Tuesday morning, Cape Coral Police officers were called to the 1400 block of SE 6th Avenue in Cape Coral where officers say they found two people in a stolen car, and in possession of fentanyl.
Florida Couple Arrested After Beastiality Investigation in East Lee County
In a shocking and deeply disturbing turn of events, a married couple from North Fort Myers, East Lee County, has been arrested following an investigation into allegations of bestiality. "I am disgusted by the actions of these two East Lee County residents. I will not tolerate any kind of abuse in Lee County," said Sheriff Carmine Marceno. "I stand by my guarantee to protect those who cannot protect themselves, and put criminals behind bars."
Fort Myers woman accused of shooting man in the back
A Fort Myers woman is facing felony and misdemeanor charges, including aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, after police said she shot a man in the back. According to the Fort Myers Police Department, authorities were sent to the Fort Myers scene of an alleged assault, leading to the arrest of 28-year-old Rachel Robinson on Thursday.
North Fort Myers Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, North Fort Myers witnessed a total of 26 crime cases. The most common crime was Disturbance, accounting for nearly half of the cases with 12 incidents. Theft and Burglary followed with 6 and 5 cases respectively. More severe crimes such as Assault and Shooting were less frequent, with 2 and 1 cases reported respectively. It's noteworthy that despite the lower frequency, the impact of such severe crimes is profound and can significantly affect the sense of safety within the place. The crime data suggests that efforts to maintain peace and order in North Fort Myers need to be intensified, especially focusing on curbing disturbances and thefts, while not undermining the severity of assaults and shootings.
Reckless Driver Causes Power Outage in Cape Coral
A reckless driving incident involving a car performing donuts at an intersection resulted in a power outage affecting over 1,000 residents in Cape Coral on Saturday evening.
Savor the Flavor: 6 Must-Try Japanese Restaurants in Cape Coral
This piece presents a curated list of six top-notch Japanese restaurants located in Cape Coral. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these places? If yes, we would love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Cape Coral, FL
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around cape coral..
Burglar caught on surveillance camera in North Fort Myers
This video is either unavailable or not supported in this browser. No compatible source was found for this media. Session ID: 2024-02-20:a14bb054d773337deb54fb39 Player Element ID: 6347266872112. Police are looking to identify a man believed to be involved in several home burglaries. The man was caught on camera at the Buccaneer...
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in Cape Coral, FL
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of cape coral..
Lee County Feb 19 Weekly Crime Report: 191 Incidents and 38 Crime Stories
Lee County Feb 19 Weekly Crime Report: 191 Incidents and 38 Crime Stories. During the last week, Lee County experienced a surge in crime activity, with a total of 191 reported cases. The most common type of crime was 'Disturbance', which accounted for 108 cases, making up more than half of the total number. This was followed by 'Assault' with 31 cases, 'Theft' with 24 cases, and 'Burglary' with 13 cases. The number of more severe crimes like 'Shooting' was relatively lower, with 8 reported cases. Other types of crime included 'Arrest', 'Other', and 'Domestic Related' incidents, each amounting to less than 5 cases. These statistics highlight an urgent need for effective preventive measures and community vigilance to curb the prevalent disturbances and violent crimes in the place.
Parts of Cape Coral are sinking, what local experts say is behind it
CAPE CORAL, Fla. — Lee County's largest city is getting the attention of researchers overseas. Scientists from the Geological Survey of Norway, who look at sinking patterns around the world, found that parts of Cape Coral are sinking. Local experts we spoke with agree, but some say more research...
A Longtime FL "Gourmet," "Dive Bar" Closed Due To Lease Issues. It Will Reopen Under New Ownership
According to Nation's Restaurant News reporting in January of 2023, 63% of independent restaurant owners reported paying higher rent versus the same time as a year before. Unfortunately, it appears that Florida has not been immune to this trend. In the past couple of months, I've reported on Florida restaurants that have shuttered due to rent and lease issues, such as Molly Maguire's and The Coop, to name just a few issues.
Indulge in Authentic Italian Cuisine at Cape Coral's Top 3 Restaurants
This piece presents three exquisite Italian eateries in Cape Coral. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences in the comments section below.
The Great Food Truck Race films season finale in downtown Fort Myers
The popular Food Network television show “The Great Food Truck Race” is filming its season finale in downtown Fort Myers. The television series follows nine food truck businesses as they compete against one another for the grand prize of best food truck. The show is filming its 17th...
Most Wanted Wednesday: Southwest Florida’s most wanted suspects for February 21, 2024
This weekly Most Wanted Wednesday WINK News segment features fugitives from justice in Southwest Florida. This is your chance to help the community with the tip that gets these people off the street. These suspects need to be found – and if you can help, you could earn a cash reward of up to $3,000.
Fort Myers' largest water line breaks along Treeline Ave, prompting boil water notice
FORT MYERS, Fla. — The City of Fort Myers has encountered a water line rupture on Treeline Avenue, just north of Treeline Elementary School, which has prompted a boil water notice. The break is in a 24-inch water line, which is the largest line in the city's infrastructure. The...
Man accused of stealing $1,600 worth of cigarettes from Fort Myers Circle K
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Fort Myers Police Department is searching for a man accused of stealing $1,600 worth of cigarettes. According to police, the man stole multiple cartons of cigarettes from Circle K near 12251 Metro Pkwy in Fort Myers. The man left the store without paying for the...
FL Fort Myers Beach's Most Loveable Puppies Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around fort myers beach.
Health care in the comfort of your own home
Health care for non-life-threatening conditions is available in the place where you feel most comfortable — your home, thanks to Lee Health’s partnership with DispatchHealth. A great option, especially during this busy season when Lee Health is seeing more patients in our hospital emergency departments, DispatchHealth brings convenient, affordable, same-day medical care to your home.