The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF1 tornado touched down in Cape Coral with winds of about 95 miles per hour around 7 a.m. There are no reports of injuries. At least a dozen homes were damaged...
Appointing the District 5 Council Seat, Is it an appointment or payback? The District 5 Council applicants now stand with 11 residents stepping up with hopes of filling the seat. The time to apply has now passed. Council Members...
Animals, Halloween, movies, pets and more. Making weekend plans?  Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Cape Coral: Oktober-Ween – Parking Lot Party Thursday: It’s Oktober! Celebrate Oktober–ween with Wicked Dolphin at the first Parking Lot...
The Cape Coral Police Department’s Property Crimes Unit is seeking the public’s help in identifying a pair of thieves who pushed away a scooter/moped from a local nightspot. On October 5, 2019 at around 9pm at 915 SE 47th...
On Thursday, October 24, 2019, The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools and The Sidney & Berne Davis Arts Center will hold the 2nd Annual Wicked Walk.   Over 400 students from Cypress Lake High’s Center for the Arts, Dunbar High, Estero...
The Cape Coral Police Department responded to two separate serious injury crashes this morning, with one of the crashes sadly proving fatal. The first occurred between a Suzuki motorcycle and a 4-door Hyundai at 6:42 a.m. at the 2600...
State Attorney Amira Fox is excited to announce the forming of a Cold Case Homicide Unit within the State Attorney’s Office.  This Unit, with the assistance of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, made their first arrest in September. “I...
On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, Rotary Club of Fort Myers President, Ian Keith, presented a $25,000 donation to Erik Elsea, representative and ShelterBoxUSA 2018 Ambassador of the Year. The donation will be used by ShelterBoxUSA to provide emergency shelter...
Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties and Bank of America came together in Fort Myers on Thursday, Oct. 10 for Bank of America’s sixth annual Global Build. A record number of nearly 2,800 bank volunteers worked this...
The following is an update on the major crimes investigations being conducted by the Cape Coral Police Department (suspicious death on 4800 Tudor Drive; the disappearance of Diane Ruiz). The body of the woman located by Cape Coral Police...