Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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In this June 3, 2016 file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. speaks during news conference in Doral, Fla.

A decision on whether a controversial loan program will come to Collier County is expected to happen Tuesday. After discussing the matter two weeks ago, Collier Commissioners will decide on ...
french flags blowing in the wind

Collier County will welcome a trade delegation from France this week in hopes of bringing new opportunities to the Naples area. The is the county’s fifth inbound trade mission. The two ...
an fgcu baseball player hits the ball

After Sunday’s series sweep to North Florida was made official, the FGCU baseball team was dealt their first conference sweep of the season and first dating back to the 2016 ...
school teacher in a classroom with her students

The Lee County School District will be holding its “Future Teacher Recruitment Fair” for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year on Friday, May 5th. The event, which will be held at ...
Chevy camero with florida highway patrol badging at an intersection

Two Naples men were killed, on Sunday evening, as they attempted to pass southbound interstate traffic by using the outside shoulder of the road. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, ...
golden gate wildfire carnage

The Caloosahatchee Forestry center reports that the 30th Avenue fire is still 50 percent contained, and has also reached about 7,035 acres of land. “Part of the reason for the ...
Governor Rick Scott speaks with Herc Rentals CEO Larry Silber in Bonita Springs on Monday

Unemployment in Florida dropped to a near 10-year low in March, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity announced Friday. The state’s unemployment rate dropped to 4.8 percent in March, lowest ...
a wide shot of the amway center in orlando

The FGCU men’s basketball team will now have three open scholarships to fill over the summer, as forward Kevin Mickle and guard Reggie Reid will not be returning to the ...
pickleball stadium in naples has spectators and players enjoying the sport

At first glance, the 2017 Minto U.S. Open Pickleball Championships at East Naples Community Park has blossomed into a bigger, better version of what it was one year ago. Look ...
the golden gate fire burning

The Caloosahatchee Forestry Center has reported that the 30th Avenue fire is now 50 percent contained. Residents are returning to their homes and accessing damage. The desperately needed rains assisted ...
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