Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Home RSS
LCSO: Man in marijuana bust pulled from attic crawl space

October 6, 2016 A Lee County Sheriff’s Office deputy garnered information from an arrestee that marijuana was being produced or sold out of a residence at 1317 Prospect Ave., according to officials. more »»

Reporting inoperative and malfunctioning streetlights

October 6, 2016 The Lee County Electric Cooperative works diligently to ensure that streetlights are functioning properly, but streetlights can and do malfunctio. more »»

Authorities: New app puts crime solving at tip of a finger

October 6, 2016 Anonymous tipsters now have a new tool to submit information on unsolved crimes through a free app that can be downloaded on any smart phone or tablet. more »»

Man falls victim to loan scheme

October 6, 2016 A postcard in the mail advertising a variety of lending products, followed by an online application for a short term loan, recently cost one local man $750 and possibly his identity after he applied... more »»

Calendar of Events (10/5/16)

October 6, 2016 Editor’s note: To get items in the Calendar of Events, send us a note about the name of the organization, address, event and cost. Email or mtoadvine@breezenewspapers. more »»

Of Special Note (10/5/16)

October 6, 2016 Kiwanis lists speakers The Lehigh Acres Kiwanis Club meets each week at 7:30 a.m. in the Community Room at Hope Hospice, at 1201 Wings Way. Future speakers include: - Today, Oct. more »»

Education Notes (10/5/16)

October 6, 2016 Lee County SAT scores increase Recent results of the SAT indicate that 2016 Lee County seniors improved on the college-readiness assessment while their state and national counterparts declined. more »»

Business Notes (10/5/16)

October 6, 2016 Airport reports traffic During August, 431,729 passengers traveled through Southwest Florida International Airport, a decrease of 5 percent compared to August 201. more »»

No bond for suspect in double homicide from 26 years ago

October 6, 2016 A judge denied bond for a man accused in a 26-year-old double homicide that included a girl. Joseph Adam Zieler, 54, of 314 Byron Ave., North Fort Myers, had his first appearance on Thursday. more »»

Southwest Florida Eagle Cam up and running for season­

October 6, 2016 All the cameras have been fixed and placed where they need to be, and it will be just a matter of time before we get to see the exploits of Harriett, M15 and their babies for the fifth season of the... more »»

Reward increased in search for suspect posing as U.S. Marshal

October 6, 2016 Just over two weeks after a man posed as a U.S. Marshal at three local businesses, the reward for information leading to his real identity has been increased. The U.S. more »»

HUD official lauds Lee as a ‘can do’ site

September 29, 2016 Lee County has led the nation in the resurgence of sales of new homes and rising home prices, HUD Secretary Julian Castro told local officials Thursday. more »»

Hialeah couple charged with local renting scheme

September 28, 2016 One lesson to be learned is to be sure you know who you are renting a home from and that they are the lawful property owners. That was not the case in Lehigh Acres on Sept. more »»

Concert band: Lehigh musical group plans full season

September 28, 2016 John Monachan, the director of music for the Lehigh Concert Band, recently announced a full season of great musical pieces to start the fall. The band’s first rehearsal will be held on Nov. 1 at 7 p. more »»

Learning American alphabet is start to grasping language

September 28, 2016 Sometimes people learning to speak English cannot sound out certain letters in the alphabe. more »»

Redesigned plate available Oct. 7

September 28, 2016 If you are an animal lover, you now have an opportunity to let the public know. The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles has redesigned the Animal Friend specialty license plate. more »»

Authorities: Armed robber makes dash with cash from store

September 28, 2016 Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying and tracking down a man who robbed a 7-Eleven store at gunpoint Thursday nigh. more »»

Death investigation ongoing

September 28, 2016 At approximately 3 p.m. Sept. 19, deputies responded to a 911 call from 4674 Golfview Blvd. Arriving deputies discovered a man, who was deceased, according to officials. more »»

New arts, cultural district announced

September 28, 2016 It all happens south of Colonial in Fort Myers now. That is what this group of artists, entrepreneurs and performers are stating, and they will prove it. more »»

Officials: Con artists leave trail of victims with no cash, no car

September 28, 2016 Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help tracking down a criminal couple who have used less than savory business tactics to scam cash and cars from local residents. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web