Sunday, March 26, 2017

Local

THE VOICE -- "Blind Auditions" -- Pictured: Sheena Brook -- (Photo by: Tyler Golden/NBC)

Fort Myers Beach native Sheena Brook received the opportunity of a lifetime when Adam Levine turned his chair around and selected her for his team on the popular singing competition ...
naples ymca president and CEO Paul Thein

Special Olympics Florida sent out a notice earlier this week that Paul Thein, CEO of the Greater Naples YMCA, has joined the Special Olympics Florida Board of Directors. “Paul has ...
marieb hall at fgcu

BY | LLOYD DUNKELBERGER One of the benefits of an expansion of online classes in Florida universities is that it gives students more flexibility in balancing their academic loads with ...
the flag of the state of florida

Florida’s unemployment rate held at 5 percent from January to February and matches the mark for the state a year ago, according to numbers released Friday by the Department of ...
lee county school district building

The Lee County School Board declined to pursue an NAACP proposal to redraw district lines at its Tuesday meeting. Board members originally heard the proposal from local NAACP members in ...
fort myers beach sunset

The Lee County Commission discussed the future of community planning at a workshop held on Tuesday. A presentation given to the commissioners, by staff, apprised commission members that the county ...
a drone flying around with a camera

Q. We see drones up in the air all over the place here. What are the guidelines? Parker, Naples A.  Jim Peters, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) office of communications in ...
neil sedaka headshot

Prodigy [prädəjē] an individual, endowed with exceptional abilities and talents, usually exhibiting aptitude at an early age. While a multitude of elementary-aged Brooklyn youth piled atop one another, braced against the brick ...
In this Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016 file photo, the logo of the BP is seen outside its petrol station in East Molesey, southwest London. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

Northwest Florida counties moved closer Thursday to getting money the state received last year from the multibillion-dollar BP settlement tied to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The House unanimously ...
Jaabin Robinson

November 1, 2013 was a day that would alter the lives of the entire Robinson family. Shot and killed while standing at his own front door, Jaabin Robinson left an ...
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