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C.O.A.C.H. (Community Outreach Against Child Hunger) is a community outreach project designed by members of the Fort Myers Police Department. The program supplies children and families of Franklin Park Elementary, a week of daily dinners each month of the...
On April 2, 2019 around 12:45 pm, School Resource Officer B. Bearman at Ida Baker High School met with a juvenile victim of a robbery that had just occurred at 3500 Aqualinda Blvd.  According to the victim, he brought...
On March 28, 2019 around 2:48 pm, Cape Coral Police responded to a call for service at 221 Northeast 20th Terrace in reference to a grand theft complaint. According to the victim, her dog alerted by barking to the...
The Lee Board of County Commissioners approved a consultant contract on Tuesday. This is to allow the Lee County Department of Transportation to keep pace with technology used in connected and autonomous vehicles and to ensure an efficient transition toward...
The LCEC board of trustees has approved a $14.6 million 2018 equity allocation. In addition, an $11.9 million equity retirement was approved, putting those funds back in the pockets of active and inactive electric cooperative members. This amount includes an...
Christy’s Cause has released a new public service announcement (PSA) to bring awareness to one of the ways sex traffickers target and brainwash victims for the purpose of sexually exploiting them. Predator is a 60-second PSA that depicts a real-life scenario...
Cape Coral was plagued with credit card skimmers at gas pumps in 2017 and 2018, but a City Ordinance has changed that drastically in a positive manner. A report showed that there were 81 skimmers located in SWFL in...
Ronald McDonald House Charities’ 22nd anniversary “Eat.Clay.Love…Once Again” event was held on March 28th. The event raised more than $30,000 to help the charity support programs that keep families together and near the care they need. More than 90...
April is National Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month. Lee County Domestic Animal Services along with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) works to prevent animal cruelty in Lee County. Many animals end up in shelters in need of...
On Wednesday, March 27th, a United States Marshal’s Task Force arrested Jonathan Adolfo Espinosa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The arrest was on a warrant issued by the Fort Myers Police Department for the 2012 Sexual Battery and Murder of...